Ohio Festivals

-OHIO FESTIVALS

We invite you to enjoy one or all of Ohio’s unique festivals.  Below we have listed festivals by the month and then date.  Before heading out, please visit the festival’s website for any changes to the event.

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JULY

Festivals are listed by event, location and date.

Arts Week Festival – Medina (Medina County) –  July 14-21, 2024

Alive Fest – Mineral City (Carroll County) – July 18-20, 2024

Miami Valley Steam Threshers Show – Plain City – July 18-21, 2024

Inkcarceration – Music & Tattoo Festival – Mansfield (Richland County) – July 19-21, 2024

IslandFest – Kelleys Island (Erie County) – July 19-21, 2024

Party on the Park – Painesville (Lake County) – July 19-21, 2024

 






Summer Moon Festival – Wapakoneta (Auglaize County) – July 16-21, 2024

St. Paul Grecian Festival – North Royalton (Cuyahoga County) -July 18-21, 2024

Mahoning Valley Irish Festival – Youngstown (Mahoning County) – July 19-20, 2024

The Ohio Challenge Hot Air Balloon & Skydiving Festival – Middletown (Warren County) – July 19-20, 2024

Cleveland Irish Cultural Festival – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – cancelled

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Wizardly World of Kent – Kent (Portage County) – July 19-20, 2024

Ss. Robert & William International Family Festival -Euclid (Cuyahoga County) – July 19-21, 2024

Festa Italiana – Cuyahoga Falls (Summit County) – July 19-21, 2024

Jazz & Rib Fest – Columbus (Franklin County) – July 19-21, 2024

St. Joseph’s of Mantua Ox Roast Fair – Mantua (Portage County) – July 19-21, 2024

Music Fest – Rock Creek (Ashtabula County) – July 20, 2024

Lakewood Summer Meltdown – Lakewood (Cuyahoga County) – July 20, 2024 

Willoughby ArtsFest – Willoughby (Lake County) – July 20, 2024

African American Arts Festival – Canton (Stark County) – July 20, 2024

Lake Dragon Boat Festival – Portage Lakes  (Summit County) – July 20, 2024

Brew and Food Truck Festival – Richmond (Jefferson County) – July 20, 2024

Firefly Festival – Wilmot (Wayne County) – July 20, 2024

Strasburg Corn Festival – Strasburg (Tuscarawas County) – cancelled 2022

Blazing Paddles Paddlefest – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – July 21-22, 2024

St. Maron Church Lebanese Festival – Youngstown (Mahoning County) – July  20-21, 2024

Street and Frog Jump Festival – Valley City (Medina County) – July 21, 2024

BorderLight Festival – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – July 24-27, 2024

Warren Greek Fest – Warren (Trumbull County) – July 24-28, 2024

Holy Family Catholic Parish Festival – Parma (Cuyahoga County) – July 25-28, 2024

Summerfest Fairview Park -Fairview Park (Cuyahoga County) – July 25-28, 2024

Greek Festival – Cleveland Heights (Cuyahoga County) –  July 25-28, 2024

Basilica of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Italian Festival – Youngstown (Mahoning County) – July 25-28, 2024

Canal Winchester Blues & Ribfest – Canal Winchester (Franklin County)- July 26-27, 2024

Apple Creek Johnny Appleseed Festival – Apple Creek Village Park (Wayne County) – July 26-27, 2024

Strasburg Summer Festival – Strasburg (Tuscarawas County) – July 26-27, 2024

Sleepwalker Festival – Rittman (Wayne County) – July 26-27, 2024

Dayton Celtic Festival – Dayton (Montgomery County) July 26-28, 2024

Nelsonville Festival – Nelsonville (Athens County) – July 26-28, 2024

Streetsboro Family Days – Streetsboro (Portage County) – July 26-28, 2024

Celina Lake Festival – Celina (Mercer County) – July 26-28, 2024

Lindsey Sunflower and Homecoming Festival – Lindsey (Sandusky County) July 27, 2024

Wine & Walleye Festival – Ashtabula (Ashtabula County) – July 27-28, 2024
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Film Fest – Kelleys Island (Erie County) – July 27-28, 2024

YSU Summer Festival of Arts – Youngstown (Mahoning County) – July 27-28, 2024

Harmar Days Festival – Marietta (Washington County) – Last weekend in July (July 26-28, 2024)

Mansfield Family Festival – Mansfield (Richland County) – July 29, 2024

Frankfort Sunflower Festival – Frankfort (Ross County) – July 27-28, 2024

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AUGUST 

The Great Lakes Medieval Faire – Rock Creek (Ashtabula County) – July August (wknds)
August 3-4, 10-11, 2024

Pro  Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Week – Canton (Stark County – August 1-4, 2024

AIA Cleveland Sand Festival – Cleveland (Cuyahoga  County) – August 3, 2024

Pymatuning Lake Festival – Andover (Ashtabula County) – August 3-4, 2024

Baltimore Festival – Baltimore (Fairfield County) – August

Belpre Homecoming – Belpre (Washington County) – August 1-4, 2024

Hubbard St. Patrick Parish Festival – Hubbard (Trumbull County) – August 1-4, 2024

Carnation Festival – Alliance (Stark County) – August 1-11, 2024

Independence Home Days – Independence (Cuyahoga County) – August 2-3, 2024

Toledo Jeep Fest – Toledo (Lucas County) – August 2-4, 2024

Vintage Ohio Wine Festival – Kirtland (Lake County) – August 2-3, 2024

Y Bridge Arts Festival – Zanesville (Muskingum County) – August 2-3, 2024

Berlin Heights Basket Festival – Berlin Heights (Erie County) – August 2-3, 2024

Hocking Hills Big Foot Festival – Logan (Hocking County) – August 2-3, 2024

Big Bend Blues Bash – Pomeroy (Meigs County) – August 2-3, 2024

Our Ladies of  the Cedars Lebanese Festival – Fairlawn (Summit County) – August

Rogues Hollow Festival – Doylestown (Wayne County) – August 2-3, 2024

Carey Fest – Carey, Wyandot County (Wyandot County) – August 2-3, 2024

Dublin Irish Days – Franklin County (Franklin County) – August 2-4, 2024

Greater Youngstown Italian Fest – Youngstown (Mahoning County)- Cancelled for 2024. 


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Twins Day Festival – Twinsburg (Summit County) – August 2-4, 2024

Lakewood Arts Fest – Lakewood (Cuyahoga County) – August 3, 2024 

Cleveland Sand Festival – Cleveland(Cuyahoga County) – August 3, 2024

Defiance Balloon Festival – Defiance County (Defiance County) – August 3, 2024

Chardon Arts Festival – Chardon (Geauga County) – August 4, 2024

Nature Arts Festival – Chardon (Geauga County) – August 

Willard Festival in the Park – Willard (Huron  County) – August 4-10, 2024

The Fest – Wickliffe (Lake County) – August 4, 2024

Scio Street Faire – Scio (Harrison County) – August 7-10, 2024

Reynoldsburg Tomato Festival – Reynoldsburg (Fairfield County) – August 8-10, 2024

Warren Italian Festival – Warren (Trumbull County) – August 8-11, 2024

St. Marys Summerfest – St. Mary (Auglaize County) – August 9-10, 2024

Rivers, Trails and Festival – Marietta (Washington County) – August 8-11, 2024

Orrville Lions Rib & Music Festival – Orrville (Wayne County) – August 

Mount Vernon Music and Arts Festival – Mt. Vernon (Knox County)  August 8-10, 2024

Sandy Beaver Canal Days – Magnolia (Carroll County) – August 

Coshocton Sunflower Festival – Keene (Coshocton County) – August 9-11, 2024

Ohio Celtic Festival – Painesville Twp. (Lake County) – Cancelled

North Ridgeville Corn Festival – North Ridgeville (Lorain County) – August 9-11, 2024

Salt Fork Arts and Crafts Festival – Cambridge (Guernsey County)- August 9-11, 2024

Chardon Brewfest – Chardon (Geauga County) – August 10, 2024

Raccoon Co Music Festival – Burton (Geauga County) – August 10, 2024

BrewFest Waterfront District – Lorain (Lorain County) – August 10, 2024

Servants of Mary Annual Fireworks Festival – Windsor (Ashtabula County) – August 

Chardon Tomorrow’s Annual Brew Fest – Chardon (Geauga County) – August 10, 2024

Fairport Harbor Village Fest – Fairport Harbor (Lake County) – August 10, 2024

Shaker Woods Festival – Columbiana (Columbiana County) -August 10-11, 17-18, 24-25, 2024

Festival Latino – Columbus (Franklin County) – August 10-11, 2024

Hippie Fest – Rockbridge (Hocking County) – August 10-11, 2024

Little Italy Feast of the Assumption – Little Italy (Cuyahoga County) – August 15-18, 2024

Nelsonville Parade of the Hills – Nelsonville (Athens County) –  Third weekend in August 

Pemberville Free Fair – Pemberville (Wood County) – August 14-17, 2024

Bucyrus Bratwurst Festival – Bucyrus (Crawford County) – August 15-17, 2024

Brier Hill Italian Festival – Youngstown (Mahoning County) – August 

Glendi – St. John’s Summer Greek Festival – Boardman (Mahoning County) – August 

Lexington Blueberry Festival – Lexington (Richland County) – August 15-18, 2024

Bremenfest – New Bremen (Auglaize County) – August 16-18. 2024

Annual International Festival St. John Bosco – Parma (Cuyahoga County) – August 16-18, 2024 

Bluegrass Festival – Williamsfield (Ashtabula County) – August (Cancelled – 2024)

Historic Roscoe Village’s Food Truck Festival- Coshocton (Coshocton County) – August 17, 2024

Props and Pistons Festival – Akron (Summit County) – August 17-18, 2024

Cleveland Donauschwaben Sommer Oktoberfest – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) August

Mentor Cityfest – Mentor (Lake County) – August 16-17, 2024

Fort Fest – Putnam County (Putnam County) – August 

Port Clinton Lighthouse & Maritime Festival – Port Clinton (Ottawa County) – August 

Romanian Festival – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – August 

Saint Maron Food Festival – Independence (Cuyahoga County) – August 17-18, 2024

Shaker Woods Festival – Columbiana (Columbiana County) – August 10-11, 17-18, 24-25, 2024






 

 Cleveland Kite Festival – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – August 11, 2024

Hot Air Balloon Festival – Berlin Center (Mahoning County) – August 

Halupki Festival – Marblehead (Ottawa County) – August 

Celtic Feis – Geneva-on-the-Lake (Ashtabula County) – August 

German Central Oktoberfest – Parma (Cuyahoga County) – August 17, 2024 

Breakaway Music Festival – Columbus (Franklin County) – August

Ohio Rural Heritage Festival – Ripley (Brown County) – August 22-24, 2024

Water Lantern Festival – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – August 24, 2024

Clifton Gorge Music Arts Festival – (Greene and Clark Counties) – August 23-24, 2024

German-American Festival – Oregon (Lucas County) –  August 

Northeast Ohio Steampunk Festival – (Geauga County) – August 24, 2024

Akron Pride Festival – Akron (Summit County) – August 24, 2024

Great Trail Arts & Crafts Festival – Malvern (Carroll County) – August 24-25, August 31-Sept 2, 2024

Cleveland Garlic Festival – Shaker Heights (Cuyahoga County) –August 24-25, 2024

Millersport Sweet Corn Festival – Millersport (Fairfield County) – August 28-30, 2024

Akron Pizza Fest – Akron (Summit County) – August 30-31, 2024

Made in Ohio Art & Craft Festival– Bath (Summit County) – August 30-September 1, 2024

Perch & Pilsner Festival – Ashtabula (Ashtabula County) – August 31-September 1, 2o24


SEPTEMBER

Festivals are listed by event, location and date.

Old Settlers Reunion – Jacksonville (Athens County) –

Perch, Peach, Pierogi & Polka Festival – Port Clinton (Ottawa County) – 

Portsmouth River Days – Portsmouth (Scioto County) – Labor Day Weekend

Cleveland Oktoberfest – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – August 30-Sept 2 | Sept 6-7, 2024

Milan Melon Festival – Milan (Erie County) – August 30-September 2, 2024

Columbus Greek Festival – Columbus (Franklin County) – 

Obetz Zucchini Festival – Obetz (Franklin County) – August 30-September 1, 2024

Hingetown Jazz Festival -Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) –

Annual Toronto Arts Festival – Toronto (Jefferson County) – August 31- September 1, 2024

Perch & Pilsner Festival – Conneaut (Ashtabula County) – August 31- September 1, 2024

Jammin’ Food Truck Fest – Dennison (Tuscarawas County) –

Ohio Renaissance Festival – Waynesville (Warren County) – September  (weekends)

Great Trail Arts & Crafts Festival – Malvern (Carroll County) – 

Canal Winchester Labor Day Festival – Canal Winchester (Franklin County) –

West Jefferson Ox Roast – West Jefferson (Madison County) – Labor Day Weekend 

Hungarian Festival – Parma (Cuyahoga County) –

Ohio Hill Country Festival – Wellston (Jackson County) – 

Marion Popcorn Festival – Marion (Marion County) – September 5-7, 2024 

Rubber City Jazz & Blues Festival – Akron (Summit County) – 

Berlin Harvest Festival & Rib Cook-Off– Berlin (Holmes County) – September 6-7, 2024 

Clinton County Corn Festival – Wilmington (Clinton County) – September 6-8, 2024

Annual Greek-American Festival – Toledo (Lucas County) – September 6-8, 2024 

German Family Society Oktoberfest –Brimfield (Portage County) – September 6-8, 2024

Ohio River Sternwheeler Festival – Marietta (Washington County) – September 6-8, 2024

Columbus Oktoberfest – Columbus (Franklin County) –  September 6-8, 2024

Perry’s Historic Weekend – Put-in-Bay (Ottawa County) – September 6-8, 2024

Salt Creek Valley Festival – Richmond Dale – (Ross County)

Black Swamp Arts Festival – Bowling Green (Wood County) – September 6-8, 2024 

Art and Artisan Festival – Bedford (Cuyahoga County) – 

Waterloo Arts Fest – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – 

Toledo Beer Fest – Toledo (Lucas County) –

Troy Porchfest – Troy (Miami County) –

Mantua Potato Festival – Mantua (Portage County) – September 6-8, 2024

Cleveland Dragon Festival– Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – 

Ravenna Chalk Art Fest – Ravenna (Portage County) – 

Beavercreek Popcorn Festival – Beavercreek (Greene County) – September 7-8, 2024

Yankee Peddler Festival – Canal Fulton (Stark County) – 

Berea Arts Fest – Berea (Cuyahoga County) – September 8, 2024

Crestline Days – Crestline (Richland County) – September 12-14, 2024

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Mohican Bluegrass Festival – (Ashland County) – September 12-14, 2024 (Sept. 11-13, 2025)

Buckeye Trail Fest – Camp Mary Orton – September 12-15, 2024

Ohio Mushroom Festival – Hammondsville (Jefferson County) – September 12-15, 2024

Chalk Festival – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – 

Kent Rocks Music Fest – Kent (Portage County) – September 13, 2024

Cleveland Armenian Festival – Richmond Hts. (Cuyahoga County) –

Tiffin Seneca Heritage Festival – Tiffin (Seneca County) – 

Ohio PawPaw Festival – Albany (Athens County) – September 13-15, 2024

Food Truck & Music Festival – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – September 14, 2024

Toledo Lighthouse Festival – Toledo (Lucas County) – September 14-15, 2024 

Great Mohican POW WOW – (Ashland County) –

Arts in the Alley – Grove City (Franklin County) – 

Ravenna Balloon-A-Fair – Ravenna (Portage County) – September 19-22, 2024

Oktoberfest – Cincinnati (Hamilton County) –  September 19-22, 204

Farm to Bottle Festival – Wilmington (Clinton County) – September 19-22, 2024

Lakeshore Park Rib Burn Off – Ashtabula (Ashtabula County) – September 20-22, 2024

Scarecrow Festival – Washington (Fayette County) – September 20-22, 2024

Preble County Pork Fest – Eaton (Preble County) –

Ohiolina Music Festival – Granville (Licking County) – 

Oktoberfest on the Square – Warren (Trumbull County) –  

Firefish Festival – Lorain (Lorain County) – 

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Tremont Arts & Cultural Festival – Tremont (Cuyahoga County) – 

Pumpkin Fest– Findlay (Hancock County) –

Village Peddler Festival – Kirtland (Lake County) – September 14-15, 2024

Clyde Fair – Clyde (Sandusky County) – 

Johnny Appleseed Festival – Lisbon (Columbiana County) – 

Cleveland Pickle Fest – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – September 21, 2024

Young’s Dairy Fall Farm Festival – Yellow Springs (Greene County)  – September  (wknds)

Jackson Apple Festival – Jackson (Jackson County)- 

Barnesville Pumpkin Festival – Barnesville (Belmont County) – September 26-29, 2024

Ingenuity Festival – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – 

Brimfest – Brimfield (Portage County) – September 27-28, 2024

Lordstown Apple Cider Festival – Warren (Trumbull County) –

Apple Dumpling Festival – Big Prairie (Wayne County) – 

Grape Jamboree – Geneva – (Ashtabula County) – September 28-29, 2024

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Columbiana Craft BeerFest – Columbiana (Columbiana County) –

Ohio Heritage Days Festival – Lucas (Richland County) – 

Main Street Kent Oktoberfest – Kent (Portage County) –

Apple Festival Days Bauman Orchards – Rittman (Wayne County) – 

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Geneva Area Grape Jamboree – Geneva (Ashtabula County) – September 28-29, 2024

Grapes on the Lake Festival – Geneva-on-the-Lake (Ashtabula County) – 

Apple Harvest Weekend – Kirtland (Lake County) –  

Germantown Pretzel Festival – Columbus (Franklin County) – September 

Pyramid Hill Art Fair – Hamilton (Butler County) –

Praire Peddler Festival – Butler (Richland County) – September 28-29, 2024

Barberton Mum Fest – Barberton (Summit County) – September 

Ohio City Street Festival – Ohio City (Cuyahoga County) –

Ohio Swiss Festival – Sugarcreek (Tuscarawas County) – September 

Spunfest – Sandusky  ( Erie County) – September

Woosterfest – Wayne County (Wayne County) – September 27-28, 2024

Oktoberfest – Wolf Creek – (Ashland County) – September 

Defiance Ribfest – Defiance (Defiance County)  September 28, 2024

Cincinnati Moon Festival – Cincinnati (Hamilton County) – September

Boardman Oktoberfest – Boardman (Mahoning County) – September 29, 2024

Island Hops & Vine Festival – Put-in-Bay (Ottawa County) – September

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Apple Festival Days Bauman Orchards – Rittman (Wayne County) – September 

Praire Peddler Festival – Butler (Richland County) – October 5-6, 2024

Stow Historical Society Harvest Festival – Stow (Summit County) – September 

OCTOBER

Festivals are listed by event, location and date.

Galion Oktoberfest – Galion (Morrow County) – September  – October

Minster Oktoberfest – Minster (Auglaize County) – October 4-6, 2024

Findlay Fall Harvest Festival – Findlay (Hancock County) – October 4-6, 2024

Norton Cider Festival – Norton (Summit County) – October 4-6, 2024

Columbus Mac and Cheese Festival – Columbus (Franklin County) – October

Ohio Wizard of Oz Festival – Canal Fulton (Stark County) – October 5-6, 2024 

The Plains Indian Mound Festival – The Plains (Athens County) – October

Atwood Fall Festival – Mineral City (Carroll County) -October 

Columbus Italian Festival – Columbus (Franklin County) – October

Beaver Oktoberfest – Beaver (Pike County) – October

Harvest in the Harbor – Ashtabula (Ashtabula County) October

AuGlaize Johnny Appleseed Festival – Defiance (Defiance County) – October 

Huntsburg Pumpkin Festival – Huntsburg (Geauga County) – October

Apple Butter Festival, Century Village – Burton (Geauga County) – October 

Lake Metroparks Corn & Pumpkin Festival – Kirtland (Lake County) – October 

Harvest Festival Hale Farm & Village – Bath (Summit County) – October 5-6, 12-13, 2024

Holmes County Antique Festival – Millersburg (Holmes County) – October

Oktoberfest – Put-in-Bay (Ottawa County) – October 

Lake Metroparks Corn & Pumpkin Festival – Kirtland (Lake County) – October 

Greek Oktoberfest Festival – Massillon (Stark County) – October

Lakeside-Marblehead Lighthouse Festival – Lakeside October 12, 2024

Apple Butter Festival – Grand Rapids (Wood County) – 2nd Sunday October 13, 2024

Woollybear Festival – Vermilion (Erie/Lorain County) – October 

Charm Days – Charm (Holmes County) – October

Alogonquin Mill Fall Festival – Carrollton (Carrollton County) – October 11-13, 2024

Chillicothe Halloween Festival – Chillicothe (Ross County) – October

Marblehead Lighthouse Festival -Marblehead (Ottawa County) – October 

Oak Harbor Apple Festival – Oak Harbor (Ottawa County) – October 12-13, 2024

Bob Evans Farm Fest – Bidwell (Gallia County) – October 11-13, 2024

Ashtabula County Covered Bridge Festival – (Ashtabula County) – October 12-13, 2024

BULA Street Brewfest – Ashtabula – Historic Bridge (Ashtabula County) – October

Ohio Bird Sanctuary Fall Family Festival – Mansfield (Richland County) – October

Little C Music Festival – Canton (Stark County) – October 

Sauerkraut Festival – Waynesville (Warren County) – October 12-13, 2024

Harvest Festival – Berea (Cuyahoga County) – October

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Circleville Pumpkin Show – Circleville (Pickaway  County) – October 16-19, 2024

Fall Festival of Leaves – Bainbridge (Ross County) – October 

Apple Butter Stirrin’ Festival – Coshocton (Coshocton County) – October 18-20, 2024

Kidron Beet Festival – Kidron (Wayne County) – October 

Autumn Fiber Festival – Ashland (Ashland County) – October 19-20, 2024

 

NOVEMBER

Festivals are listed by event, location and date.

Traubenfest (Grape Festival) – Brimfield (Portage County) – November 16, 2024

Holiday Tree Festival – Akron (Summit County) – November 

Portsmouth Winterfest – Portsmouth (Scioto County) –

Dayton Holiday Fest –  Dayton (Montgomery County) – Kickoff November 

Lorain Winterfest – Lorain (Lorain County) – November 30, 2024

 

DECEMBER

December festivals are listed by event, location and date.

Jack Frost Festival – Berea (Cuyahoga County) – December 7, 2024

Huron Winter Fest – Huron (Erie County) – December 

Annual Horse-Drawn Carriage Parade & Festival – Lebanon (Warren County) – December

Dalton Holidays Festival – Dalton (Wayne County) – December 2-3, 2023

Walleye Madness at Midnight – Port Clinton (Ottawa County) – December 31, 2024

 

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JANUARY

Festivals are listed by event, location and date.

Appalachian Music Festival – Loudonville (Ashland County) – January

Mohican Winter Fest – Loudonville (Ashland County) – January 13, 2024

Wild Lights Weekend – Perrysburg (Wood County) – January 17, 2024

Logan Frozen Festival – Logan (Hocking County) – January 20, 2024

Columbus Winter Beerfest – Columbus (Franklin County) – January 20, 2024

Summit Stage Fest – Akron (Summit County) – 

Farmpark Ice Festival – Kirtland (Lake County) – January 26-27, 2024


FEBRUARY

Festivals are listed by event, location and date.

Hamilton Rotary Bourbon and Chocolate Festival – Hamilton (Butler County) -February

Cincy Winter Beerfest – Cincinnati (Hamilton County) – February 2-3, 2024

Geneva Winterfest – Geneva (Ashtabula County) – February 3, 2024 (1st Saturday in Feb.)

Lake Erie Folk Fest – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – February 3, 2024

Groundhog Craft Beerfest – Youngstown (Mahoning County) – February 3, 2024

Ice-A-Fair – Vermillion (Lorain County) – February 3, 2024

Cleveland Winter Beerfest – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – February 9-10, 2024

Cleveland Kurentovanje – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) –February 10, 2024

Winter Brewfest – Toledo (Lucas County) – February 10, 2024

Cleveland Asian Festival – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – February 10-11, 2024

Medina Ice Festival – Medina (Medina County) February 16-19, 2024

Winter Writing Festival – Ravenna (Portage County) – February 17, 2024

Kent Beatlefest – Kent (Portage County) February 23, 2024 

Brite Winter – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – February 24, 2024

Columbus Winter Wine Festival – Columbus (Franklin County) – February 24, 2024

Burning Snowman Fest – (Ottawa County) – February 24, 2024

Arnold Sports Festival – Columbus (Franklin County) – February 29-March 3, 2024


MARCH

Festivals are listed by event, location and date.

Ice Wine Festival – Grand River Valley (Ashtabula/Lake Counties) – March, 2024

Winter Warmer Fest – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – March 2, 2024

Maple Syrup Festival – Lucas (Richland County) – March 2-3,  9-10, 2024

Columbus Brew Festival – Columbus (Franklin County) March 9, 2024

Maple Syrup Festival – Hale Farm – Bath (Summit County) March 9-10, 16-17, 2024

 Lakeland Jazz Festival – Kirtland (Lake County) – March 8, 2024 

Maple Syrup Festival – Indian Lake- Lakeview (Logan County)  – March 16, 2024

River City Blues Festival – Marietta (Washington County) – March 15-16, 2024

Railfest Train Show – Kirtland (Lake County) – March 16-17, 2024

Industrial Strength Bluegrass Festival– Wilmington (Clinton County) – March 21-23, 2024


APRIL

Festivals are listed by event, location and date.

Ohio April Festivals

Dyngus Day – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – April 1, 2024

Cleveland Film Festival – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – April 3-14, 2024

Annual Jagerfest – Olmsted Twp. (Cuyahoga County) – April 6, 2024

Cabin Fever Arts Festival – Hillsboro (Highland County) –April 6, 2024

Downtown Akron Sakura Festival – Akron (Summit County) April 6, 2024

Cleveland Thyagaraja Festival – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – April 10-24, 2024

Sugar Maple Festival – Bellbrook (Green County) – April 19-21, 2024

Ohioana Book Festival – Columbus (Franklin County)  – April 20, 2024

Geauga County Maple Festival – Chardon (Geauga County) –April 25-28, 2024

American Roots Music Festival – Kent (Portage County ) – April 26, 2024

Pike County Dogwood Festival – Piketon (Pike County) – April 27-28, 2024

Medina Beer Fest – Medina (Medina County) – April 27, 2024

Cuyahoga Falls Fest – Cuyahoga Falls (Summit County) – April 27, 2024

Arbor Day Festival Dawes Arboretum – Newark (Licking County) – April 27, 2024

Ramp Up Peninsula –  Peninsula (Summit County) – April 

Ashville Viking Fest – Ashville (Pickaway County) – April 27-28, 2024


MAY

Festivals are listed by event, location and date.

COSI Science Festival – Columbus (Franklin County) – May 1-4, 2024

Coschocton Dogwood Festival – Coschocton (Coschocton County) – May

Wild Turkey Festival – McArthur (Vinton County) – May 2-5, 2024

Breitenbach’s Dandelion Festival – Dover (Tuscarawas County) –May 3-4, 2024

Morelfest – Cadiz – May 3-5, 2024

Dayton International Festival – Dayton (Montgomery County) – May 3-4, 2024

Taco & Tequila Crawl: Cleveland – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) –May 4, 2024

Central Ohio Festival -Lewis Center (Franklin County) – May 4-5, 2024

The Lebanese Food Festival – North Jackson (Mahoning County) – May 5, 2024

Appalachian Festival –  Coney Island, Cincinnati (Hamilton County) – May 11-12, 2024

Cherry Blossom Festival – Barberton (Summit County) – cancelled

Maifest—A German Celebration of Spring – Zoar (Tuscarawas County) – May 10-11, 2024

The Summit Can Fest – Akron (Summit County) – May 11, 2024

Greek Parish Festival – Mansfield (Richland County ) – May 17-18, 2024

Craft Beer Festival – Kent (Portage County) – May 18, 2024

Cleveland Asian Festival – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – May 18-19, 2024

Willoughby Rib Cook-Off – Willoughby (Lake County) – May 18-19, 2024

Brick Street Art & Jazz Festival – Minerva (Carroll County) – May 18, 2024

Tallmadge Food Truck Festival – Tallmadge (Summit County) –

Crawfest – Kelleys Island – May 17-18, 2024

Hall of Fame Ribs Burnoff – Canton (Stark County) – May 23-25, 2024

Blossom Time Festival –  Chagrin Falls (Geauga County) – Glow May 23-26, 2024 (Glow May 23rd)

Walleye Festival– Port Clinton (Ottawa County) – Memorial Day Weekend May 23-27, 2024 

Coshocton Flint Festival – Coshocton (Coshocton County) – May 24-26, 2024

Feast of the Flowering Moon – Chillicothe  (Ross County) – May 24-26, 2024

Canal Dover Festival – Dover (Tuscarawas County) – May 24-26, 2024

Oak Hill Festival of Flags – Oak Hill (Jackson County) – Memorial Day Weekend

Berea National Rib Cook-Off – Berea  (Cuyahoga County) – May 24-27, 2024

Moonshine Festival – New Straitsville (Perry County) – May 24-27, 2024

Norwalk Strawberry Festival – Norwalk (Huron County) –Memorial Day Weekend

Mohican Arts & Crafts Festival – Loudonville (Ashland County) – May 25, 2024

Reggaefest Cleveland – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – May 25, 2024

Asian Festival –  Columbus (Franklin County) – May 25-26, 2024

Utica Sertoma Ice Cream Festival– Utica (Licking County) – May 25-27, 2024

Deercreek Dam Days – Williamsport (Pickaway County) – May 29-June 1, 2024

Dennison Railroad Festival – Dennison (Tuscarawas County) – May 30-June 1, 2024

Deercreek Dam Days – Williamsport (Pickaway County) – May 29-June 1, 2024

Dennison Railroad Festival – Dennison (Tuscarawas County) – May 30-June 1, 2024

Music & Rib Fest – Wooster (Wayne County) – May 31-June 1, 2024

Newark Strawberry Festival –  Newark (Licking County) – May 31- June 2, 2024

JUNE

Festivals are listed by event, location and date.

Chardon Kidsfest & Flea Market – Chardon (Geauga County) June 1, 2024

Findlay Craft Beer Fest and Wine Tasting – Findlay (Hancock County) June 1, 2024

Triple Trail Fest – Mantua (Portage County) – June 1, 2024

Pride in the CLE – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – June 1, 2024

Main Street Kent’s Annual Art & Wine Festival – Kent (Portage County) – June 1, 2024

Ohio Valley Frontier Days – Steubenville (Jefferson County) – June 1-2, 2024

Troy Strawberry Festival –  Troy (Miami County) – June 1-2, 2024

Parma South Strawberry Festival – Parma (Cuyahoga County) – June 2, 2024

 


Pyro Arts and Music Festival – Windham (Portage County) – June 6-8, 2024

Coshocton Hot Air Balloon Festival – Coshocton (Coshocton County) – June 6-8, 2024

Canton Greek Fest – Canton (Stark County) – June 6-8, 2024

Bolivar Strawberry Festival – Bolivar (Tuscarawas County) – June 6-8, 2024

St. Gabriel Parish Festival – Concord (Lake County) – June 6-9, 2024

Parma’s Rib ‘N Rock – Parma (Cuyahoga County) – June 6-9, 2024

Bridge Park Fore!Fest – Dublin (Franklin County) – June 7, 2024

Summerfest – Macedonia (Summit County) – June 7-8, 2024

Van Wert Peony Festival – Van Wert (Van Wert County) – June 7-8, 2024

Columbus Arts Festival – Columbus (Franklin County) – June 7-9, 2024

Bedford Strawberry Festival – Bedford (Cuyahoga County) – June 7-9. 2024

Baconfest – Kelleys Island (Erie County) – June 7-9, 2024 

International Wine Festival – Loudonville (Ashland County) – June 8, 2024

Columbiana Wine Fest – Columbiana (Columbiana County) – June 8, 2024

Parade the Circle – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – June 8, 2024

Alter-Ethos Tattoo, Music and Arts Festival – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – June 8, 2024

 Midnight Jam Music Festival – Fredericktown (Knox County) – June 8-9, 2024

Pro Football Hall of Fame Fatherhood Festival – Canton (Stark County) – June

Minerva’s 101st Annual Homecoming – Minerva (Stark County) – June 12, 2024

Holy Trinity Greek Festival – Steubenville (Jefferson County) – June 12-14, 2024

The Country Fest- Clay’s Park  Canal Fulton, (Stark County) – June 12-15, 2024

Commercial Point Homecoming – Commercial Point (Pickaway County) June 12-15, 2024

Holland Strawberry Festival – Holland (Lucas County) – June 12-16, 2024

Dean Martin Days – Steubenville (Jefferson County) – June 13-15, 2024

Summer in the City Festival – Middleburg Heights (Cuyahoga County) – June 13-15, 2024

Kirtland Kiwanis Strawberry Festival– Kirtland (Lake County) – June 13-15, 2024

Washboard Music Festival –  Logan (Hocking County) – June 13-15, 2024

Shreve Swampfest – Shreve (Wayne County) – June 13-15, 2024

Native American Indian POWWOW – Williamsfield (Ashtabula County) –

Juneteenth Freedom Fest – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – June 14-15, 2024

Stonewall Columbus Pride – Columbus (Franklin County) – June 14-15, 2024

Simply Slavic Heritage Festival – Youngstown (Mahoning County) – June 14-15, 2024

St. Mary Festival – Delaware (Delaware County) – June 14-15, 2024

Grove City Wine and Arts Festival – Grove City (Franklin County) – June 14-15, 2024

St. Jude Parish Festival – Columbiana (Columbiana County) – June 






Riverfront Irish Festival – Cuyahoga Falls (Summit County) June 14-16, 2024

SCHüTZENFEST – Cincinnati (Hamilton County) – June 14-16, 2024

Creekside Blues & Jazz Festival – Gahanna (Franklin County) – June 14-16, 2024

Avon Heritage Duck Tape Festival – Avon (Lorain County) – Festival cancelled 2024. 

Festival of the Fish – Vermilion (Lorain County) – June 14-16, 2024

Cleveland Yoga Fest – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – June 15, 2024

Toledo Beer & Bacon Fest – Toledo (Lucas County) – June 15, 2024

Crooked River Festival  – Bath (Summit County) – June 15-16, 2024 

Bath Art Fest – Bath (Summit County) – June 15, 2024

Enjoy fun, food, entertainment, and high quality arts and crafts in the beautiful setting of Bath Community Park. The event offers free admission and parking and is held rain or shine! www.BathArtFestival.com

Celtic Fest Ohio – Waynesville (Warren County) – June 15, 2024

Tri-State Pottery Fest – East Liverpool (Columbiana County) – Postponed for 2024.

Ashland Ale Fest – Ashland (Ashland County) – June 15, 2024

Fairy Garden Festival – Jefferson (Ashtabula County) – June 

Jefferson Depot Strawberry & Arts Festival – Jefferson (Ashtabula County) – 3rd weekend June 

National Road Bike Show & BBQfest – Cambridge (Guernsey County) – June 15, 2024

Juneteenth Ohio Celebration – Genoa Park (Franklin County) – June 15-16, 2024

Great Lakes Burning River Fest – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – 2022 Cancelled 

Wadsworth Blue Tip Festival – Wadsworth (Medina County) – June 18-22, 2024

Flite Fest Ohio – Malvern (Carroll County) – June 19-23, 204

Strongsville Rib Burnoff – Strongsville (Cuyahoga County) – June 20-22, 2024

Tri-C JazzFest Cleveland – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – June 20-22, 2024

London Strawberry Festival – London (Madison County) – June 20-22, 2024

Tusky Days Festival – Tuscarawas (Tuscarawas County) – June 20-22, 2024

Ohio Dreamfest – Asonia (Darke County) – June 20-23, 2024

Ribs-N-Rock Festival – Youngstown (Mahoning County) – June 20-23, 2024

Saint Ambrose Summer Festival – Brunswick (Medina County) – June 20-23, 2024

Tusky Days Festival – Village of Tuscarawas (Tuscarawas County) – June 20-24, 2024

Ohio Scottish Games & Celtic Festival – Berea (Cuyahoga County) – June 21-22, 2024

Blazing Paddles Paddlefest – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – June 21-22, 2024

Ohio Viking Festival – Cortland (Trumbull County) – June 21-23, 2024

Brecksville Home Days – Brecksville (Cuyahoga County) – June 21-23, 2024

BAYarts Art & Music Festival – Bay Village (Cuyahoga County) -June 22, 2024

Wildwood Arts & Wine Festival – Mentor (Lake County) – June 22, 2024

GroveFest – Fremont (Sandusky County) – June 22, 2024

Beach Glass Festival – Ashtabula (Ashtabula County) – June 22-23, 2024

Buckeye County Superfest – Columbus (Franklin County) – June 22-23, 2024

Old European Days & Bierfest – Brimfield-Kent (Portage County) – June 22-23, 2024

Annual Riverfest – Youngstown (Mahoning County) – June 23, 2024

Chamber Fest – Louisville (Stark County) – June 23-24, 2024

Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Festival – Wickliffe (Lake County) – June

Ashland Balloonfest –  Ashland (Ashland County)  – June 27-29, 2024 

Old Canal Days Festival – Canal Fulton (Stark County) –  June 27-29, 2024

Sandusky Pride Festival – Sandusky (Erie County) – June

Lorain International Festival – Lorain (Lorain County) – June 28-30, 2024

Crosby Festival of the Arts – Toledo (Lucas County) – June 28-30, 2024

Pyrate Fest – Put-in-Bay (Ottawa County) – June 28-30, 2024

Garrettsville SummerFest – Garrettsville (Portage County) – June 28-30, 2024

Cy Young Days Festival –  Newcomerstown (Tuscarawas County) – 4th weekend in June. 

Larchmere Porchfest – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – June 29, 2024

Grand Slam Beerfest – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – June 29, 2024

Winona Strawberry Festival – Winona (Columbiana County) – June 23, 2024

Edgewater Neighbor Fest – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – June  (cancelled 2024)

Resonance Music & Arts Festival – Garrettsville (Portage County) – June

Fairport Harbor Mardi Gras – Fairport Harbor (Lake County) – June

JULY

Festivals are listed by event, location and date.

Boston Mills Artfest – Boston Mills (Summit County) –  June 29-30, July 6-7, 2024

Ashville 4th of July Celebration – Ashville (Pickaway County) | June 29-July 4, 2024

Gallipolis River Recreation Festival – Gallipolis (Gallia County)- July 3-4, 2024

Orrville Firefighters’ Fire in the Sky Celebration – Orrville (Wayne County) July 2-6, 2024

Freedom Festival – North Ridgeville (Cuyahoga County) – July 3, 2024

Americana Festival – Centerville-Washington (Montgomery County) – July 3-4, 2024

Akron’s Rib, White and Blue Festival – Akron (Summit County) – July 3-6, 2024

Grindstone Festival – Berea (Cuyahoga County) – July 4, 2024

First Town Days Festival – New Philadelphia (Tuscarawas County) – July 4-7, 2024

Stark County Italian – American Festival – Canton (Stark County) – July 5-7, 2024 

Mesopotamia Ox Roast – Mesopotamia (Trumbull County) – July 5-7, 2024

Kent Heritage Festival – Kent (Portage County) – July 6, 2024

Ohio Hills Folk Festival – Quaker City (Guernsey County) – July 10-13, 2024

Our Lady of Mount Carmel Italian Festival – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – July 10-14, 2024

Home Days – Broadview Heights (Cuyahoga County) – July 11-14, 2024

St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox ChurchGreek Summerfest – (Mahoning County) – 

Shelby Bicycle Days – Shelby (Richland County) – July 12-13, 2024

Cain Park Art Festival – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – July 12-14, 2024

Huron Riverfest – Huron (Erie County) – July 12-14, 2024

Lilyfest – Rockbridge (Hocking County) – July 12-14, 2024

Girard Mount Carmel Festival – Girard (Trumbull County) – July 12-16, 2024

Ohio Brew Week Festival – Athens (Athens County) – July 12-20, 2024

Farmfest – Kirtland (Lake County) – July 13, 2024

 The Kent Blues Festival – Kent (Portage County) – July 13, 2024

Middle Bass Island Music Festival – (Ottawa County) – July 13, 2024 

Westerville Music and Arts Festival – Westerville (Franklin County) – July 13-14, 2024

Wonderstruck – Kirtland (Lake County) – 

Music in the Valley Folk & Wine Festival – Bath (Summit County) – July 14, 2024 

The Great Lakes Medieval Faire – (Ashtabula County) –  (Saturdays & Sundays)| July 6-7, 13-14, 20-21, 27-28, August 3-4, 10-11, 2024

Columbus Book Festival – Columbus (Franklin County) – July 13-14, 2024

Wildlife Festival – Kirtland (Lake County) – July 14, 2024 


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