Berlin, Ohio

Enjoy award-winning live theater in Ohio’s Amish Country! Hold on to your seats and get ready for some explosive laughter! Voted a Top 100 Event in North America by the American Bus Association, and a member of the Trip Advisor Hall of Fame, The Amish Country Theater’s shows are performed in a remarkable 600-seat auditorium with state-of-the art lighting, video, and sound. Plus, every event is designed to be fun for the whole family, from the littlest young’uns to the orneriest grand pappy!

Award-Winning Comedy Variety Shows!

NEW COMEDY SHOWS FOR 2024!

Get ready to kick off your summer with a heaping helping of laughter as The Amish Country Theater rolls out its rib-tickling new comedy variety shows, “Barn To Be Wild” and “Sheep Thrills,” starting May 21 and running all the way through to the crisp days of October. Mark your calendars, because every Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, the barn doors swing open to welcome you to a world where comedy is king and the laughs are endless.

First up, “Barn To Be Wild” isn’t just any comedy show; it’s a comedic adventure that takes the charm of rural life and turns it into an uproarious experience. Then, hold onto your hats for “Sheep Thrills,” the comedy extravaganza that proves laughter is the best medicine, even for the sheepish!

Both shows promise an evening brimming with family-friendly fun, spontaneous surprises, and a comedy team that knows no bounds when it comes to making you laugh. It’s not just about tickling your funny bone; it’s about a full-body laugh workout that will leave you in stitches and craving more. So gather your friends, family, and neighbors, and head on down to The Amish Country Theater for “Barn To Be Wild” and “Sheep Thrills.” Remember, in Amish Country, the laughs are just as hearty as the hand-churned butter!

Comedian Lynyrd with trumpets in his ears in Amish Country
See Our Fabulously Fun Family Comedy & Variety Shows

You’ll meet nationally acclaimed acts who’ve appeared on such shows as America’s Got Talent. You’ll laugh with comedian Lynyrd, a spotlight stealin’ country bumpkin, who’s as unpredictable as an Ohio spring. And don’t forget the famous Amish comedy trio, The Beachys and Fannie Mae, whose parody songs and jokes about farm living will keep you laughing the whole way home. Your family will be plum tickled with the action, excitement and comedy of our little shindig.

Special Events

The Highwaymen LIVE

June 19, 7PM

Silver Stallion: A Tribute to the Highwaymen celebrates the spirit of country legends Waylon Jennings, Willie Nelson, Kris Kristofferson, and Johnny Cash! Experience an electrifying homage that captures every detail—from their iconic voices and mannerisms to their distinctive outfits.

Rhinestone - Salute to Glen Campbell

June 26, 7PM

Celebrate the enduring legacy of contemporary music legend Glen Campbell with the extraordinary Nashville recording artist, Andy Kahrs, in “RHINESTONE” – A Salute to the Songs & Career of GLEN CAMPBELL. Glen’s timeless hits like “Wichita Lineman” and “Rhinestone Cowboy” come alive through this soulful performance by one of Nashville’s top artists. BONUS: stick around for a free, late-night comedy show with Lynyrd!

Country Legends Tribute Tour

July 10, 7PM

Experience an unforgettable journey into the heart of American country music with the Country Legends Tribute Tour, an unequivocal sensation as North America’s premier country music tribute show. Immerse yourself in the electrifying sounds of country’s greatest icons, including the legendary Garth Brooks, the incomparable Shania Twain, and the soulful Keith Urban.

An Evening with The Gambler - Kenny Rogers Tribute

July 17, 7PM

xperience the magic of America’s #1 Kenny Rogers tribute artist as he brings to life all your favorites, including timeless hits like “Ruby, Don’t Take Your Love To Town,” “She Believes In Me,” “The Gambler,” and “Coward Of The County,” along with an array of other beloved classics.

Jukebox Heroes LIVE!

July 24, 7PM

An all LIVE musical event with incredible show stopping impersonations performed by professional, multi-talented entertainers. This Rock and Roll Review creates an evening of unforgettable, entertainment with period staging and high tech visuals. Elvis, Jerry Lee Lewis, Garth Brooks, Everly Brothers, Beach Boys, Blues Brothers, Ricky Nelson, Jimmy Buffet, Buddy Holly, Neil Diamond, and more.

E5C4P3 - The Journey Tribute

July 31, 7PM

E5C4P3 remains unrivaled as the original and ultimate Journey tribute band. With meticulous attention to detail, E5C4P3 delivers a note-for-note accuracy that is unmatched. Each show resonates with the same electrifying energy that defines an authentic Journey concert. Beyond the music, the band effortlessly channels the essence of early ’80s Journey, visually transporting you back to a golden era.

John Denver Tribute feat. Jim Curry

August 7, 7PM

The music of the late John Denver is like an old friend, outlasting trends and standing the test of time. Join acclaimed performer Jim Curry for this tribute to the music of one of the most beloved singer/songwriters ever to grace the stage.

Lightning Express - Everly Brother Tribute

August 14, 7PM

Take a trip down memory lane with Lightning Express – the ultimate Everly Brothers tribute band! With their five-piece band and spot-on harmonies, Lightning Express will transport you back to the golden age of rock and roll with all the spirit, energy, and feeling of a live Everly Brothers concert.

One Night In Memphis

August 15, 7PM

This high-octane concert tribute pays homage to the legendary Sun Records recording artists: Carl Perkins, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, and Elvis Presley. Immerse yourself in the thrilling sounds of rockabilly, country, gospel, and pure 1950s rock and roll, brought to life by a dynamic and authentic rockabilly backup band.

Remembering Red - Tribute to Red Skelton

August 17, 2PM & 7PM

TWO SHOWS – 2PM AND 7PM! This tribute to Red Skelton by Pigeon Forge’s own Brian Hoffman will have you in stitches as he re-creates some of Red’s best-known comedy routines and characters. Come enjoy this unforgettable, hilarious blast-from-the-past that will have you in stitches all the way down memory lane and back!

Ohio Valley Opry Show

August 28, 7PM

An electrifying mix of traditional country, bluegrass, and gospel music! With a 24-year legacy of thrilling audiences, the Ohio Valley Opry isn’t just a show; it’s an experience where professional performances meet neighborly charm. Come get swept up in a foot-stomping, soul-stirring night that you won’t forget!

Lights Out! Frankie Valli Tribute

August 19 & 21, 7PM

Being hailed as the nation’s #1 tribute to Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons, Lights Out brings an action-packed show complete with all of Frankie’s hit songs. Their tight harmonies, choreography, comedy, and audience participation means this show is loaded with non-stop entertainment and fun.

Sail On - The Beach Boys Tribute

September 11, 7PM

Experience the magic of Sail On! The Ultimate Beach Boys Tribute, a nostalgic journey back to the prime days of The Beach Boys live in concert. With impeccable harmonies and a brilliant rendition of Brian Wilson’s musical genius, Sail On authentically captures the essence of the original Beach Boys. This five-member lineup stands unrivaled in their sound, presentation, and professionalism.

Legends Night - Johnny Cash & Elvis

September 18, 7PM

Back for an unprecedented eighth season, this show’s popularity keeps growing! John Schmid and Donnie Abraham deliver an awe-inspiring tribute to two of the greatest music legends of all time.

Always Loretta with The Coalminers Band

September 21, 2PM

THE ORIGINAL LORETTA LYNN BAND, THE COALMINERS Presents ALWAYS LORETTA Featuring Emily Portman. The World’s ONLY Authentic Re-creation of a Loretta Lynn Concert. Approved and Authorized by the Loretta Lynn Estate.

Boys in the Band - Alabama Tribute

September 25, 7PM

Back by popular demand! Dust off those hats & ‘Roll On’ into The Amish Country Theater for a night of ‘Mountain Music’ from The Boys in the Band. We are thrilled to bring you a high-energy tribute show with note-for-note renditions of Alabama’s live performances. The Boys in the Band hail from Fort Payne, Alabama, and aim to recreate the Alabama experience to lifelong fans and introduce the younger generations to the magic of Alabama’s timeless music.

Captain Fantastic - Elton John Tribute

October 9, 7PM

“Captain Fantastic – An Elton John Tribute” promises to thrill you with a spectacular musical showcase. Experience the thrill of “electric music, solid walls of sound” as Captain Fantastic and the Rocketband deliver impeccable renditions of beloved Elton John classics.

The Motown Sounds of Touch

October 16, 7PM

Introducing “The Motown Sounds of Touch,” the premier, number one “Old School” and Motown Sound tribute band in the world! Prepare to be transported through a musical journey that celebrates the heart and soul of the Motown legacy, delivered by a band whose talent and passion for these timeless tunes are unmatched. “The Motown Sounds of Touch” is not just a concert; it’s a vibrant celebration of music history that you won’t want to miss!

American Made - Oak Ridge Boys Tribute

October 21, 7PM

America’s #1 Oak Ridge Boys tribute band masterfully recreates the magic of The Oak Ridge Boys with stunning authenticity.

3 Redneck Tenors - Musical Adventure

November 8, 7PM

The 3 Redneck Tenors are back! Known for their incredible musical talent and humor, they promise a thrilling journey from Gospel to Country, Broadway, Pop, and Classical music. Get ready for a memorable night where outstanding vocals and laughter collide. It’s more than a show; it’s a celebration of great music and comedy!

3 Redneck Tenors - Broadway Bound

November 9, 7PM

Our singing cousins have arrived in New York, parking their trailer in Times Square. With the perfect spot, they’re on a mission to find the ultimate show. Join them as they tackle Broadway’s biggest hits, including “Phantom of the Opera,” “The Sound of Music,” and more. Whether you love street food or fancy salads, there’s something for everyone in this show!

Neil Diamond Tribute

November 13, 7PM

Relive the timeless classics of Neil Diamond with hits like “Sweet Caroline,” “Solitary Man,” “Kentucky Woman,” and “Cherry, Cherry.” Denny Svehla, widely known as Denny Diamond, embodies the essence of Neil Diamond, from his striking resemblance to his iconic vocal style and captivating stage charisma. Get swept away by hits like “Holly Holy,” “Song Sung Blue,” and “Cracklin’ Rose,” as Denny brings these classics to life.

Carpenters Tribute

November 14, 7PM

Step into the world of timeless melodies and soulful harmonies with this dynamic and thoroughly entertaining Carpenters Tribute show, featuring the extraordinary and award-winning talents of Branson’s Haley Gaglione and Nashville’s Danny Bunnelle.

Carpenters Tribute

November 15, 2pm & 7PM

Direct from French Lick, Indiana, this jaw-dropping spectacle delivers an unparalleled fusion of exhilarating music, mesmerizing dance, side-splitting comedy, and a heart-stirring tribute to our cherished veterans. This electrifying performance is not just a show; it’s an unmissable experience that guarantees to enthrall audiences of every age and background.

Queens of Country Christmas

November 20 & 21, 7PM

Direct from Nashville, The Queens of Country Show brings together the iconic spirits of Dolly Parton, Reba McEntire, and Patsy Cline. Immerse yourself in the unparalleled performances of the number one tribute acts for each of these legendary queens.

Christmas Legends - Elvis & Johnny Cash

December 11, 7PM

This holiday season, come enjoy a nostalgic Christmas concert like no other, as we celebrate the timeless music of two legendary figures, Elvis Presley and Johnny Cash. Join us for “Christmas Legends,” an evening where the spirit of Christmas and classic rock ‘n’ roll blend seamlessly in homage to these iconic artists.

Rhonda Vincent Bluegrass Christmas Celebration

December 12, 7PM

Experience the ultimate bluegrass performance this Christmas season as Rhonda Vincent & The Rage bring their highly acclaimed live show to Amish Country! Don’t miss out on what critics are calling the #1 Christmas show of the year.

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