• History

    The first settler to arrive in the Milford area was the Rev. Francis McCormick, a Revolutionary War soldier with a thousand acre land grant, in 1796. He built his log cabin on the hill at the present 1000 Forest Ave. In 1797 he founded the first Methodist Class in the Northwest Territory. The Village of More Info

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  • Promont

    Promont is a Victorian mansion circa 1865 and the former home of John M. Pattison, Ohio’s 43rd Governor. It is currently owned and operated by the Greater Milford Area Historical Society. The museum features period furnishings, a reference library, changing exhibits, and a gift shop. Docent-led or self-guided tours are available on Sunday, March-December (1-4:00 More Info

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  • Research/Library

    The Leonard L. Harding, Jr. Library serves as a limited access historical library featuring information on Clermont County and the Greater Milford area.

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  • Teas/Weddings/Events

    PROMONT Teas and Boutique Event Venue Located in beautiful historic Milford, Promont was built circa 1865 as a lovely example of Victorian Italianate architecture in its entire splendor.  The mansion is steeped in old world elegance, period furnishings and modern amenities to help create the perfect backdrop for your Victorian tea luncheon, wedding, reception, corporate meeting More Info

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  • Gift Shop

    Shop and browse our unique Victorian Gift Shop, stocked with treasures for all ages and budgets

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Thirsty 4 History

2nd Annual


Saturday – July 29, 2017

3-6:00 PM

Held at:  Promont – 906 Main Street – Milford, Ohio

Featuring craft beer from local breweries


Food Morsels   Music   Silent Auction   Split the Pot

Crafting Demonstrations   Docent-led Promont Tours*

*Promont tours will be available at 3:15 & 4:30 and
require registration by phone to:  Virginia at 513/238-8042

Registration includes:

Official tasting glass, six 4-oz beer tastings and tapas-style food provided by these great local food establishments:

Buffalo Wild Wings, Busken Bakery, Butterbee’s American Grill, LaRosa’s, Lehr’s Prime Market, Padrino Italian, Pickles & Bones, Tano Take Home, Texas Roadhouse, Cazadores, Sweet Bliss, Tickled Sweet

Enjoy classic country music by

Phyllis Staley & Friends

Admission is $25 per adult by July 15; $30 after July 15
Non-beer tickets are $20

Tasting Options

NOTE:  Event tickets will not be issued. Upon sign-up (either by PayPal or phone), your name will be placed on a registration list. When you arrive at Promont, you will need to check-in with the on-site registration tent for your tasting glass and food tickets.

GMAHS would like to acknowledge and thank these local businesses for supporting Thirsty 4 History!

20 Brix
Buffalo Wild Wings
Busken Bakery
Butterbee’s American Grill
By Golly’s
City of Milford
Copper Blue
Eli’s BBQ
Essenza Studio
Expressions by Elizabeth
Lehr’s Prime Market
Office Depot
Padrino Italian
Pickles & Bones
Quaker Steak & Lube
Rave Cinemas
Reilly Chiropractic
Sweet Bliss
Tano Take Home
Texas Roadhouse
Tickled Sweet
Twice New Consignment
Ulmer’s Auto Care
Wild About Birds


Written by Mary Ward