Ten Ohio Art, Craft and Antique Festivals You Don’t Want to Miss.

For those who live in Ohio, they already know that as soon as the air starts to feel a little crisper outside,  it’s time to start thinking about getting out and enjoying any one of Ohio’s art, craft and antique festivals.

This year our list includes a few festivals that are over 40 years old.   Some of the festivals are located in beautiful parks, while others are located on the grounds of historical homes.  Each festival includes a selection of artisans, craftsman, entertainment, and food.  The perfect way to spend a day outside.

So, contact a few friends, load up the car, and head out for a day of shopping and fun.  To help you decide which ones to visit, here is #MyOhioFun’s list of the ten Ohio Art, Craft and Antique Festivals that we think you should visit this year.

Festivals are listed by event dates. 

SHAKER IN THE WOODS FESTIVAL

Dates: August 24-25, 2019
Time:  10AM – 5PM
Location: 217 State Route 7
Columbiana, OH 44408
website

2019 Admission:
$8 per day, per adult  | 12 and under FREE
Parking is FREE. No pets.

“…more than 200 of the best juried craftspeople in the country. Each craftsperson will be dressed in Shaker period clothing while demonstrating and selling their remarkable handmade wares.”


Photo credit: Great Trail Festival

GREAT TRAIL ARTS & CRAFTS FESTIVAL

Dates: August 24-25, 31, September 1-2, 2019
Time:  10AM-5PM
Location: 6331 Canton Rd., Malvern, OH 44644
website

“You are invited to attend Ohio’s largest and finest French and Indian era festival. Come, see it, participate in it, enjoy it. The Great Trail Festival is a special celebration of American Folk Art, with Contemporary and Country Crafting.”

Photo credit: Vintage Marketplace – Olmsted Falls

VINTAGE MARKETPLACE AT THE FALLS

Dates: August 25 | September 29, 2019
Time:  Noon – 5PM
Location:  Historic Grand Pacific Junction
Olmsted Falls, Ohio
Facebook event page.

This outdoor show features Vintage, Antiques, Re-purposed, Cool and Unique Stuff, Music and Food. Held in Historic Grand Pacific Junction in Beautiful Downtown Olmsted Falls.


photo credit: Hale Farm & Village

MADE IN OHIO ARTS & CRAFTS FESTIVAL

Dates: August 30-31, September 1, 2019
Time: August 30th Noon – 5pm
Aug 31st & Sept 1st 10 am – 5pm
Location: Hale Farm & Village
2686 Oak Hill Rd., Bath, OH 44264

The Made in Ohio Art & Craft Festival is an outdoor event among the historic and idyllic scenery of Hale Farm & Village. Vendors include jewelry artists, potters, carvers, glass artists, soap and lotion makers, quilters, and a variety of unique fine craft artists. A variety of food vendors and beverages including Ohio beer and wine will be available during the day. There is also musical entertainment and traditional artisan demonstrations.

Click here to read more.


photo credit: Antiques in the Woods

ANTIQUES IN THE WOODS

Date: September 7 – 8, 2019
Times: Sat 10AM-5PM | Sun 10AM-4PM
Location: Shaker Woods Grounds
44337 County Line Rd., Columbiana, OH 44408
website 

2019 Admission:
$8 per day, per adult  | 12 and under FREE
Parking is FREE. No pets.

Featuring: Tractor Pulls – Buckeye Dirt Draggers from Washingtonville, Ohio. Featured both days an exciting Civil War Encampment and music Saturday & Sunday. Visit website for additional information.

 






 

photo credit: The Yankee Peddler Festival

THE 47TH ANNUAL YANKEE PEDDLER FESTIVAL

Dates: September 7-8, 14-15, 21-22, 2019
Time: 10:30 AM-6PM
Location: Clay’s Park Resort
North Lawrence, Ohio
website 

Step back in time 200 years and visit pioneer America. Master artists and crafters assemble rustic shops along streams and amid lovely wooded dales. Sample food from colonial days, cooked over open fires. Seventy-five acres of entertainment for the whole family.

 


Photo credit: Village Peddler Festival

VINTAGE PEDDLER FESTIVAL

Dates: Sep 14, 2019 – Sep 15, 2019
Time: Saturday 10 am to 6 pm | Sunday 10 am to 5 pm
Location: Lake Farmpark
8800 Euclid Chardon Rd., Kirtland, OH 44094
440.256.2122   | website

Enjoy a fall afternoon in the country at this outdoor marketplace filled with more than 175 artisans, music, gourmet market and the aroma of food cooking outside.

 


photo credit: Prairie Peddler Festival

PRAIRIE PEDDLER FESTIVAL 

Date: September 28-29  & October 5-6, 2019
Time:   10AM-5PM
Location:  3170 Ohio 97 (Cleveland St.)
Butler, Ohio 44822
419.706.5483 | website

Admission: Adults – $8 | Kids (6-12) – $3 | Under 6 – FREE

A Handmade Marketplace featuring over 180 artisan booths, live music, festival food, horse-drawn wagon rides, artist demonstrations and hands-on crafting for kids.

 


OHIO MART

Dates: October 3-6, 2019
Time: 10AM-5PM
Location: Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens
714 N Portage Parh, Akron, Ohio 44303

Enjoy gorgeous autumn weather and major retail therapy with talented artisans and exhibitors at Stan Hywet’s 53rd annual OHIO MART. This artisan showcase is presented by the Auxiliary Board of Stan Hywet. Included in the Ohio Mart ticket is the Stan Hywet Needlework Guild’s Textile Arts and Artisans Show in the Manor House Reception Hall.

TICKETS
Adults, 18+ $10. Youth (ages 6-17) $4. Children 5 & under, free. COMBO TICKETS includes a self-guided Manor House tour with “Inspiration in Bloom”: Adults, $16. Youth, $5. Children 5 & under, free.
PARKING: $5/car on the Great Meadow. CASH ONLY


Photo credit: Malabar Farms State Park

43RD ANNUAL OHIO HERITAGE DAYS FESTIVAL – 

In the Spirit of Friends Antique and Primitive Show
Dates: September 29 – 29, 2019
Times: 10AM-4PM
Location: Malabar Farms
4050 Bromfield Road, Lucas, Ohio 44843
website

Admission: FREE

Crafts, primitives, antiques, antique tractors, horses, food, live music, Civil War and 18th Century Living History Camp; Archaeological displays (Sunday only). 

 


Wishing you fun Ohio adventures!

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