Mark Twain Returns to Delaware

Sunday, July 8 - 2:00 PM

In the 1890's, Mark Twain (the pen name of Samuel Langhorne Clemens), American writer, humorist, publisher and lecturer, gave a lecture at the Delaware Opera House. On Sun., July 8 at 2 p.m. this piece of Delaware history will be re-enacted in a special appearance of Mark Twain, as portrayed by Ken Barnett, at the Barn at Stratford (2690 Stratford Road, Delaware).

The opening act will be magician Nate the Great performing sleight of hand magic. All attendees will receive a free gelato from Ciao Cafe. Tickets are $12 for adults, $8 for children (ages 6 - 17) and can be purchased at the door, or online at “Mark Twain at the Barn at Stratford”.

This program is sponsored by Arena Fair Theatre, the Delaware Gazette, the Delaware County Historical Society, Fidelity Federal Savings and Loan Association, and Ciao Cafe. For additional information, visit, email or call the Society at 740-369-3831, ext. 3.


2690 Stratford Road
Delaware, OH 43015
Event Type
Lecture / Workshop


Delaware County Historical Society

Date / Time

Sunday, July 8, 2018
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM


Donna Meyer
740-369-3831 x3
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