Oxford, Ohio's Winter Warm Up

Warm up in Oxford, Ohio this January! The Miami University students are gone and for a short time only, we have plently of available parking Uptown, shorter lines at restaurants and an overall quieter feel to the community.

So bundle up the whole family, get out of the house and come warm-up in Oxford with hot deals, hot food, sizzlin' events and feel-the-burn activities.

Our local businesses will appreciate your support and the whole family will have a fun time. We’ll see you out in the community!


Have fun at some Sizzlin’ Events

Bundle up the kids and come experience all that Oxford has to offer during the chilly winter season! Here are a few fun things to do for the whole family:

Square Dancing

Friday, January 5, 7:30-10:00 pm

Oxford Community Arts Center

10 S College Ave. Oxford, OH 45056

Join the Jericho Old Time Band for a night of square dancing fun! Caller Judy Waldron will help with the dances, so whether you’re a novice or an expert, come on out for some family fun. Admission is $7 per person at the door.


Parent/Tot Open Gym

Tuesdays, 9:00-11:00 am

TRI Community Center

6025 Fairfield Rd. Oxford, OH 45056

Bundle up the toddlers and come join family and friends at the TRI Community Center’s free open gym time! The spacious gym will allow toddlers to run and exercise, while under the supervision of a parent or guardian.


Chocolate Meltdown

Saturday, January 20, 1:00 - 5:00 pm

Oxford Community Arts Center

10 S College Ave. Oxford, OH 45056

Bring the whole family to satisfy everyone's sweet tooth at Oxford's annual Chocolate Meltdown. It's all about chocolate on this day! Enjoy chocolate samples from local vendors while exploring exhibits of artwork from some of your favorite Oxford artists. For ticket prices and more information about this event, please visit the Chocolate Meltdown's website.


Miami University Athletics

Come cheer on your local Miami redhawks at some hockey and basketball games this January! For the teams' schedules, please visit Miami's athletic calendar.


Oxford's community Farmers' Market

Saturday, January 20, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Uptown Parks

4 S Main St. Oxford, OH 45056

Your Saturday morning market is now open till noon! Enjoy some fresh, local, seasonal foods and goods from friends and neighbors. For more information about the market, please click here.


Pinocchio - Family Performance Series

Friday, January 26, 7:00 - 8:00 pm

Oxford Community Arts Center

10 S College Ave. Oxford, OH 45056

Written by Toby Hulse and presented by Cincinnati Playhouse, this much-loved tale about a wooden puppet who dreams of becoming a real boy is packed with magical characters, cartwheels, circus antics and dollops of fun for the whole family. For more information about the event, please click here.


Try some Feel-the-Burn activities

Get healthy and get up and moving this winter with some of the active programs Oxford, Ohio offers! Here are a few specials:

Family Fun Day at the Miami Rec Sports Center

Monday, January 15, 11:00 am-4:00 pm

Recreational Sports Center - 750 S Oak St. Oxford, OH 45056

Come join the fun at Miami University’s Recreational Sports Center! Try out the water slide, the kayaks, the canoes, the rock wall and many others! Every swim level is welcome and life jackets are available. Admission is $4 for members and $9 for non-members at the door.


Public Ice Skating

Goggin Ice Center - 610 S Oak St. Oxford, OH 45056

Practice those ice skating moves at one of Goggin Ice Center's public skating sessions! For admission prices, skate rentals and weekly schedules, please visit Goggin Ice Center's website.


Find some Hot Deals

Enjoy some shopping this winter at some of Oxford's local businesses! Here are just a few specials going on:


Enjoy some Hot Food

Bring the whole family together for a warm meal and support some local restaurants this winter! Here are some specials:



Other specials going on around Oxford:

Special Rates

$89.00 per night, single or double occupancy, plus tax

December 15th, 2017 - January 2nd, 2018

*Not valid with any other discount or offer

Call (513) 529-6911 | MiamiOH.edu/Marcum


Winter Meeting Special

Receive complimentary meeting spaces with a booking of 20+ guest rooms for the month of January 2018

Contact Kathy Crowley | crowlekm@miamiOH.edu | (513) 529-6918


Performing Arts Series' Cirque Eloize Saloon

Tuesday, February 27, 7:00 pm

Millett Hall

316 E Sycamore St. Oxford, OH 45056

Save $5 off your ticket for Miami University's Performing Art Series upcoming show! To buy tickets, please click here.


With these hot deals, hot food, sizzlin' events and feel-the-burn activities we're sure this winter in Oxford will be a memorable one! For a full list of events going on in Oxford, please visit Enjoy Oxford's calendar.