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!


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

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.

Keeping Up with the Jonases

August 16, 7PM

Spend an unforgettable evening with your favorite funny family–the Beachys! Yes, they now have their own show! Jonas, Jonas, and the farmin’ fam have been tickling audiences’ funny bones for more than a decade and for this special engagement, they’ll be performing their all-time best parody songs, comedy sketches, and audience interaction bits.

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

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.

An Evening with Lynyrd

Labor Day, Sept. 2, 7PM

Lynyrd, America’s favorite country bumpkin and the undisputed king of laughs, brings his legendary comedy to the stage.  Joining the hilarity are The Beachy Boys, the dynamic Amish brother duo, joining in on the shenanigans and performing their original, renowned parody songs about Amish-living. Brace yourself for an evening of unscripted comedy and unforgettable entertainment!

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 with the Celts

December 2, 7PM

Celebrating 14 years of successful national touring, Christmas with the Celts performs a wonderful combination of timeless ancient Irish Christmas Carols and lively Irish dance with modern contemporary songs but with Irish instrumentation.

Jingle Jokes: A Merry Mix of Kevin Johnson and Lynyrd

December 5, 7PM

Join us for a holiday hoedown like no other! “Jingle Jokes” brings together the unstoppable duo of ventriloquist Kevin Johnson and comedian Lynyrd for a night of knee-slapping, belly-laughing Christmas comedy. Together, these two comedic powerhouses will deliver a festive show filled with outrageous jokes, quirky puppets, and holiday cheer. “Jingle Jokes” is the perfect blend of country comedy and ventriloquist virtuosity, guaranteed to jingle your bells and tickle your funny bone. Don’t miss this laugh-out-loud extravaganza – it’s the Christmas gift that keeps on giving!

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.

A Rocky Mountain Christmas - The Music of John Denver

December 18 & 19, 7PM

Celebrate the holiday spirit with “A Rocky Mountain Christmas – The Music of John Denver,” featuring the talented Jim Curry. This cherished family tradition brings to life the heartwarming melodies from John Denver’s beloved Christmas television specials and his extensive collection of holiday music. Join award-winning tribute artist Jim Curry as he recreates the soothing sounds and uplifting messages of Denver’s classics in a festive performance that captures the joy and peace of the season. Don’t miss this opportunity to experience the magic of a Rocky Mountain Christmas with your loved ones!

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