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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FEBRUARY

Festivals are listed by event, location and date.

Hamilton Rotary Bourbon and Chocolate Festival – Hamilton (Butler County) -February 3, 2023

Cincy Winter Beerfest – Cincinnati (Hamilton County) – February 3-4, 2023

Geneva Winterfest – Geneva (Ashtabula County) –February 4, 2023

Groundhog Craft Beerfest – Youngstown (Mahoning County) – February 4, 2023

Ice-A-Fair – Vermillion (Lorain County) – February 4, 2023

Cleveland Winter Beerfest – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – February 10-11, 2023

North Coast Harbor Ice Fest – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – February 11, 2023

Lake Erie Folk Fest – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – February 11, 2023

Cleveland Kurentovanje – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) –February 11-18, 2023

Kent Beatlefest – Kent (Portage County) February 17, 2023

Medina Ice Festival

Medina Ice Festival – Medina (Medina County) February 17-20, 2023

Winter Writing Festival – Ravenna (Portage County) – February 18, 2023

African American Heritage Festival – Columbus (Franklin County)  February 24-March 5, 2023

Brite Winter – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – February 25, 2023

Burning Snowman Fest – (Ottawa County) – February 25, 2023

 

Central Portage County Ohio
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MARCH

Festivals are listed by event, location and date.

Ice Wine Festival – Grand River Valley (Ashtabula/Lake Counties) – March, 2023

Arnold Spots Festival – Columbus (Franklin County) – March 2-5, 2023

Winter Warmer Fest – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – March 4, 2023

Maple Syrup Festival – Lucas (Richland County) – March 4-5, 2023

Maple Syrup Festival – Hale Farm – Bath (Summit County) March 4-5, 2023

Columbus Brew Festival – Columbus (Franklin County) March 11, 2023

Maple Syrup Festival – Lucas (Richland County) – March 11-12, 2023

Maple Syrup Festival – Hale Farm – Bath (Summit County) March 11-12, 2023

River City Blues Festival – Marietta (Washington County) – March 17-18, 2023

Industrial Strength Bluegrass Festival– Wilmington (Clinton County) – March 17-18, 2023

Lakeland Jazz Festival – Kirtland (Lake County) – March 17-19, 2023

Maple Syrup Festival – Indian Lake- Lakeview (Logan County)  – March 18, 2023

Railfest Train Show – Kirtland (Lake County) – March 18-19, 2023

 






APRIL

Festivals are listed by event, location and date.

Annual Jagerfest – Olmsted Twp. (Cuyahoga County) – April 1, 2023

Cabin Fever Arts Festival – Hillsboro (Highland County) –April 1, 2023

Dyngus Day – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – April 

Pike County Dogwood Festival – Piketon (Pike County) – April 

Sugar Maple Festival – Bellbrook (Green County) – April 21-23, 2023

Ohioana Book Festival – Columbus (Franklin County)  – April 22, 2023

Geauga County Maple Festival – Chardon (Geauga County) –April 27-30, 2023

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

Ramp Up Peninsula –  Peninsula (Summit County) – April 

Ashville Viking Fest – Ashville (Pickaway County) –

American Roots Music Festival – Kent (Portage County ) – April 28, 2023

Cuyahoga Falls Fest – Cuyahoga Falls (Summit County) – April 29, 2023


MAY

Festivals are listed by event, location and date.

COSI Science Festival – Columbus (Franklin County) – May 3-6, 2023

Coschocton Dogwood Festival – Coschocton (Coschocton County) – May

Wild Turkey Festival – McArthur (Vinton County) – May 

Breitenbach’s Dandelion Festival – Dover (Tuscarawas County) –May 5-6, 2023

Taco & Tequila Crawl: Cleveland – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) –May 6, 2023

Central Ohio Festival -Lewis Center (Franklin County) – May 6-7, 2023

Brick Street Art & Jazz Festival – Minerva (Carroll County) – May 13, 2023

Findlay Craft Beer Fest and Wine Tasting – Findlay (Hancock County) May 13, 2023

Appalachian Festival –  Coney Island, Cincinnati (Hamilton County) – May 13-14, 2023

Pickaway County Food Truck Fest – Circleville (Pickaway County) – May 

Cherry Blossom Festival – Barberton (Summit County) –

Maifest—A German Celebration of Spring – Zoar (Tuscarawas County) –

Glass City Beer Festival – Toledo (Lucas County)-

St. Barbara Parish Festival – Massillon (Stark County) –May 

Greek Parish Festival – Mansfield (Richland County ) – May 

Craft Beer Festival – Kent (Portage County) – May

Willoughby Rib Cook-Off – Willoughby (Lake County) – May 

Tallmadge Food Truck Festival – Tallmadge (Summit County) –

Blossom Time Festival –  Chagrin Falls (Geauga County) – May 

Feast of the Flowering Moon – Chillicothe  (Ross County) – May 

Oak Hill Festival of Flags – Oak Hill (Jackson County) – May 

Canal Dover Festival – Dover (Tuscarawas County) – May 

Berea National Rib Cook-Off – Berea  (Cuyahoga County) – May 26-29, 2023

Walleye Festival – Port Clinton (Ottawa County) – Memorial Day Weekend

Moonshine Festival – New Straitsville (Perry County) – May 26-29, 2023

Norwalk Strawberry Festival – Norwalk (Huron County) –May 26-28, 2023

Mohican Arts & Crafts Festival – Loudonville (Ashland County) – May 27, 2023 

Buckeye County Superfest – Columbus (Franklin County) – May 27, 2023

Reggaefest Cleveland – Twinsburg (Summit County) – May 

Asian Festival –  Columbus (Franklin County) – cancelled for 2022

Tremont Greek Festival – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – May 

Toledo Area Polish American Festival – Holland (Lucas County) –

Utica Sertoma Ice Cream Festival– Utica (Licking County) – May 27-29, 2023

Dennison Railroad Festival – Dennison (Tuscarawas County) – May 31 – June 3, 2023


JUNE

Festivals are listed by event, location and date.

Bridge Park Fore!Fest – Dublin (Franklin County) – June 2-3, 2023

Deercreek Dam Days – Williamsport (Pickaway County) – June 

Music & Rib Fest – Wooster (Wayne County) – June

Newark Strawberry Festival –  Newark (Licking County) – June 2-4, 2023

Van Wert Peony Festival – Van Wert (Van Wert County) – June

Columbiana Wine Fest – Columbiana (Columbiana County) – June 3, 2023

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

Canton Blues Festival – Canton (Stark County) – June 

St. Rocco Festival – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) –

Ohio Valley Frontier Days – Steubenville (Jefferson County) – June 

Troy Strawberry Festival –  Troy (Miami County) – June 3-4, 2023

Coshocton Hot Air Balloon Festival – Coshocton (Coshocton County) – June

Canton Greek Fest – Canton (Stark County) – June 8-10, 2023

Bolivar Strawberry Festival – Bolivar (Tuscarawas County) – June 8-10, 2023 (tentative)

Parma’s Rib ‘N Rock – Parma (Cuyahoga County) – June 8-11, 2023

Columbus Arts Festival – Columbus (Franklin County) – June 9-11, 2023

Riverfront Irish Festival – Cuyahoga Falls (Summit County) June 9-11, 2023

Bath Art Fest – Bath (Summit County) – June 10, 2023

Bedford Strawberry Festival – Bedford (Cuyahoga County) – June 

Baconfest – Kelleys Island (Erie County) – June 

International Wine Festival – Loudonville (Ashland County) – June 10, 2023

Slice of Summer – Ashtabula – Historic Harbor (Ashtabula County) – June 10, 2023

BAYarts Art & Music Festival – Bay Village (Cuyahoga County) -June 10, 2023

Summer Arts Fest: Dance with Giants – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – June 

Sow and Grow Farm Festival – Bath (Summit County) – June 

Annual Riverfest – Youngstown (Mahoning County) – June 

Lebanon BrewHaHa – Lebanon (Warren County) –

Dalton Community Strawberry Festival – Dalton (Wayne County) –

Scio Street Faire – Scio (Harrison County) – June 

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

Holland Strawberry Festival – Holland (Lucas County) – June 

Avon Heritage Duck Tape Festival – Avon (Lorain County) – June 

Washboard Music Festival –  Logan (Hocking County) – June 15-17, 2023

Stonewall Columbus Pride – Columbus (Franklin County) – June 16-17, 2023

Wine and Arts Festival – Grove City (Franklin County) – June 16-17. 2023

Simply Slavic Heritage Festival – Youngstown (Mahoning County) – June 

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

Grove City Wine and Arts Festival – Grove City (Franklin County) – June 16-17, 2023

SCHüTZENFEST – Cincinnati (Hamilton County) – June

Creekside Blues & Jazz Festival – Gahanna (Franklin County) – June 16-18, 2023

Festival of the Fish – Vermilion (Lorain County) – June 16-18, 2023

Dean Martin Hometown Celebration – Steubenville (Jefferson County) – June 17, 2023

Juneteenth Ohio Celebration – Genoa Park (Franklin County) – June 17-18, 2023

Fatherhood Festival – Canton (Stark County) – June

Tri-State Pottery Fest – East Liverpool (Columbiana County) –

Ashland Ale Fest – Ashland (Ashland County) – June 

Fairy Garden Festival – Jefferson (Ashtabula County) – June 

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

Wine Jazz & Art Fest – Geneva-on-the-Lake (Ashtabula County) – June 

Kirtland Kiwanis Strawberry Festival– Kirtland (Lake County) – June 

Toledo Beer & Bacon Fest – Toledo (Lucas County) – June 

Shreve Swampfest – Shreve (Wayne County) –

Strawberry Festival – Smithville (Wayne County) –

St. Mary Festival – Delaware (Delaware County) –

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

Celtic Fest Ohio – Waynesville (Warren County) – June

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

White House Fruit Farm Strawberry Festival -Canfield (Mahoning County) – June 

Wadsworth Blue Tip Festival – Wadsworth (Medina County) – June 20-24, 2023

Holy Trinity Greek Fest – Steubenville (Jefferson County) – 

Willard’s Festival in the Park – Willard (Huron County)

Ashland Balloonfest –  Ashland (Ashland County)  – June 

Tri-C JazzFest Cleveland – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – June 

Holy Trinity Greek Festival – Steubenville (Jefferson County) – June

London Strawberry Festival – London (Madison County) – June 

Ribs-N-Rock Festival – Youngstown (Mahoning County) – June 

Flite Fest – Malvern (Carroll County) – June 

Saint Ambrose Summer Festival – Brunswick (Medina County) – June 

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

Ohio Scottish Games & Celtic Festival – Berea (Cuyahoga County) – June 

Brecksville Home Days – Brecksville (Cuyahoga County) –

Sandusky Pride Festival – Sandusky (Erie County) – June

Lorain International Festival – Lorain (Lorain County) – June 

Crosby Festival of the Arts – Toledo (Lucas County) – June 

Pyrate Fest – Put-in-Bay (Ottawa County) – June 

Garrettsville SummerFest – Garrettsville (Portage County) – June 

Cy Young Days Festval –  Newcomerstown (Tuscarawas County) – June 

Larchmere Porchfest – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – June

GroveFest – Fremont (Sandusky County) – June 

Fostoria Guitar Fest – Fostoria (Seneca County) – June

Beach Glass Festival – Ashtabula (Ashtabula County) – June 24-25, 2023

Old European Days & Bierfest – Brimfield-Kent (Portage County) – June 24-25, 2023

Winona Strawberry Festival – Winona (Columbiana County) – June

Edgewater Neighbor Fest – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – June  25, 2023

Boston Mills Artfest – Boston Mills (Summit County) – June

First Town Days Festival – New Philadelphia (Tuscarawas County) – June -July


JULY

Festivals are listed by event, location and date.

First Town Days Festival – New Philadelphia (Tuscarawas County) – 

Mesopotamia Ox Roast – Mesopotamia (Trumbull County) – July 

Akron’s Rib, White and Blue Festival – Akron (Summit County) – July  CANCELLED

Kent Heritage Festival – Kent (Portage County) – July

Freedom Festival – North Ridgeville (Cuyahoga County) – July 

Grindstone Festival – Berea (Cuyahoga County) – July

Gallipolis River Recreation Festival – Gallipolis (Gallia County)- July 

Americana Festival – Centerville-Washington (Montgomery County) – July 

Ohio Hills Folk Festival – Quaker City (Guernsey County) – July 

Old Canal Days Festival – Canal Fulton (Stark County) – July 

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

Shelby Bicycle Days – Shelby (Richland County) – July

Cain Park Art Festival – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – July 

Huron Riverfest – Huron (Erie County) – July 

Stark County Italian American Festival  – Canton (Stark County) – July

Ohio Brew Week Festival – Athens (Athens County) – July 

Grand Slam Beerfest – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – July 

Westerville Music and Arts Festival – Westerville (Franklin County) – July 

Wonderstruck – Kirtland (Lake County) – July 

Farmfest – Kirtland (Lake County) – July 

Stark County Italian – American Festival – Canton (Stark County) – July 7-9, 2023

Westerville Music & Arts Festival – Westerville (Franklin County) – July 8-9, 2023

Music in the Valley Folk & Wine Festival – Bath (Summit County) – July 8-9, 2023

The Great Lakes Medieval Faire – (Ashtabula County) –

YSU Summer Festival of Arts – Youngstown (Mahoning County) – July 

Arts Week Festival – Medina (Medina County) – July 

Summer Moon Festival – Wapakoneta (Auglaize County) – July

Lilyfest – Rockbridge (Hocking County) – July 14-16, 2023

Inkcarceration – Music & Tattoo Festival – Mansfield (Richland County) – July 14-16, 2023

Alive Fest – Mineral City (Carroll County) – July 13-15, 2023

IslandFest – Kelleys Island (Erie County) – July 14-16, 2023

Girard Mount Carmel Festival – Girard (Trumbull County) – July

Our Lady of Mount Carmel Italian Festival – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – July 12-16, 2023

The Ohio Challenge Hot Air Balloon & Skydiving Festival – Middletown (Warren County) – July 

Party on the Park – Painesville (Lake County) – July 

Festa Italiana – Cuyahoga Falls (Summit County) – July 

Lakewood Summer Meltdown – Lakewood (Cuyahoga County) – July

Middle Bass Island Music Festival – (Ottawa County) – July 

Headlands BeachFest – Mentor (Lake County) – July 

Willoughby ArtsFest – Willoughby (Lake County) – July 

Annual Butterfly Festival – Youngstown (Mahoning County) – July 

Medina Fest – Medina (Medina County) – July 

The Kent Blues Festival – Kent (Portage County) – July 15, 2023

Columbus Book Festival – Columbus (Franklin County) – July 15-16, 2023

Fremont Food Truck Festival – Fremont (Sandusky County) – July

Serbfest – North Canton (Stark County) –

St. Paul Grecian Festival – North Royalton (Cuyahoga County) -July 

Taste of Tremont – Tremont (Cuyahoga County) -July

 






Lodi Sweet Corn Festival – Lodi (Medina County) –

Warren Greek Fest – Warren (Trumbull County) – July

BorderLight Festival – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – July 

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

Basilica of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Italian Festival – Youngstown (Mahoning County) – July 

Wine & Walleye Festival – Ashtabula (Ashtabula County) – July 21-23, 2023

Nelsonville Festival – Nelsonville (Athens County) – July 21-23, 2023

Jazz & Rib Fest – Columbus (Franklin County) – July 21-23, 2023

Apple Creek Johnny Appleseed Festival – Apple Creek Village Park (Wayne County) – July

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

Film Fest – Kelleys Island (Erie County) – July 22-23, 2023

St. Joseph’s of Mantua Ox Roast Fair – Mantua (Portage County) – July 21-23, 2023

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

Wizardly Weekend – Kent (Portage County) – July

Celina Lake Festival – Celina (Mercer County) – July 

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

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

Sleepwalker Festival – Rittman (Wayne County) – July 

Holy Family Catholic Parish Festival – Parma (Cuyahoga County) – July 

Summerfest Fairview Park -Fairview Park (Cuyahoga County) – July 

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

Canal Winchester Blues & Ribfest – Canal Winchester (Franklin County)- July 

Zucchini Festival – Chardon (Geauga County) –

Streetsboro Family Days – Streetsboro (Portage County) – July 

Mahoning Valley Irish Festival – Youngstown (Mahoning County) – July

Y Bridge Arts Festival – Zanesville (Muskingum County) – July 

Harmar Days Festival – Marietta (Washington County) – July

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

Mansfield Family Festival – Mansfield (Richland County) – July

Frankfort Sunflower Festival – Frankfort (Ross County) – July


AUGUST

The Great Lakes Medieval Faire – Rock Creek (Ashtabula County) – July August (wknds)

Cleveland Thyagaraja Festival – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) –

Reynoldsburg Tomato Festival – Reynoldsburg (Fairfield County) – August 

Italian-American Festival – Akron (Summit County) – August 

Hubbard St. Patrick Parish Festival – Hubbard (Trumbull County) – August 

Carnation Festival – Alliance (Stark County) – August 

Independence Home Days – Independence (Cuyahoga County) – August 

Vintage Ohio Wine Festival – Kirtland (Lake County) – August 4-5, 2023

St. Nicholas Festival – Zanesville (Muskingum County) –

Berlin Heights Basket Festival – Berlin Heights (Erie County) – August 

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

Cary Fest – Carey, Wyandot County (Wyandot County) – August

Dublin Irish Days – Franklin County (Franklin County) – August 4-6, 2023

Greater Youngstown Italian Fest – Youngstown (Mahoning County)- August 

Twins Day Festival – Twinsburg (Summit County) – August 4-6, 2023

Lakewood Arts Fest – Lakewood (Cuyahoga County) – August

Hall of Fame Fun Fest & Beer Fest  – Canton (Stark County) – August

Hippie Fest – Rockbridge (Hocking County) – August 

Cleveland Sand Festival – Cleveland(Cuyahoga County) – August 

Defiance Balloon Festival – Defiance County (Defiance County) – August 

Pymatuning Lake Festival – Andover (Ashtabula County) – August 

Rogues Hollow Festival – Doylestown (Wayne County) – August 

Chardon Arts Festival – Chardon (Geauga County) – August 

Nature Arts Festival – Chardon (Geauga County) – August 

The Fest – Wickliffe (Lake County) – August

Italian-American Festival – New Philadelphia (Tuscarawas County) –

St. Marys Summerfest – St. Mary (Auglaize County) – August

Mount Vernon Music and Arts Festival – Mt. Vernon (Knox County)  August

Warren Italian Festival – Warren (Trumbull County) – August

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

Coshocton Sunflower Festival – Keene (Coshocton County) – August 

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

Toledo Jeep Fest – Toledo (Lucas County) – August 

Salt Fork Arts and Crafts Festival – Cambridge (Guernsey County)-August

Little Italy Feast of the Assumption – Little Italy (Cuyahoga County) – August 

Annual International Festival St. John Bosco – Parma (Cuyahoga County) –

North Ridgeville Corn Festival – North Ridgeville (Lorain County) – August 

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

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

Shaker Woods Festival – Columbiana (Columbiana County) -August 

Festival Latino – Columbus (Franklin County) – August 

Props and Pistons Festival – Akron (Summit County) – August

BrewFest Waterfront District – Lorain (Lorain County) – August 

Cleveland Kite Festival – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – August

Akron Pickle Festival – Akron (Summit County) – August

Parade of the Hills – Nelsonville (Athens County) – August 

Blue Sky Folk Festival – Kirtland (Lake County) –

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

Lexington Blueberry Festival – Lexington (Richland County) – August 

Bucyrus Bratwurst Festival – Bucyrus (Crawford County) – August 

Greek Festival – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – August 

Bluegrass Festival – Williamsfield (Ashtabula County) – August 

Mentor Cityfest – Mentor (Lake County) – August 

Cleveland Donauschwaben Sommer Oktoberfest – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) August

Raccoon Co Music Festival – Burton (Geauga County) – August

Mentor Cityfest – Mentor (Lake County) – August

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

Fort Fest – Putnam County (Putnam County) – August 

Romanian Festival – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) –

The Flats Festival of the Arts – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) –

Saint Maron Food Festival – Independence (Cuyahoga County) – August 

Shaker Woods Festival – Columbiana (Columbiana County) – August  

St. Maron Church Festival – Youngstown (Mahoning County)

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

Halupki Festival – Marblehead (Ottawa County) – August 

Mansfield Jamfest – Mansfield (Richland County) – August 

Breakaway Music Festival – Columbus (Franklin County) – August

Ohio Rural Heritage Festival Ripley (Brown County) –

Water Lantern Festival – Akron (Summit County) – TBA

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

Clifton Gorge Music Arts Festival – (Greene and Clark Counties) – August 

Mentor Perch Fest – Mentor (Lake County) – cancelled for 2022

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

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

Fairport Harbor Village Fest – Fairport Harbor (Lake County) –

Waterloo Arts Fest – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – August

The Big Tap In Real Craft Beer Festival – Girard (Trumbull County) –

Akron Pride Festival – Akron (Summit County) – August

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

Cleveland Garlic Festival – Shaker Heights (Cuyahoga County) –August 

Millersport Sweet Corn Festival – Millersport (Fairfield County) – August -September 

 

Ohio Fall events

SEPTEMBER

Festivals are listed by event, location and date.

Millersport Sweet Corn Festival – Millersport (Fairfield County) – August 30-September 1, 2023

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

Portsmouth River Days – Portsmouth (Scioto County) – September

Made in Ohio Art & Craft Festival– Bath (Summit County) – September 1-3, 2023

Akron Pizza Fest – Akron (Summit County) – September 

Cleveland Oktoberfest – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – September 1-4, 8-9, 2023

Milan Melon Festival – Milan (Erie County) – September 1-4, 2023

Columbus Greek Festival – Columbus (Franklin County) – September 

Obetz Zucchini Festival – Obetz (Franklin County) – September 1-4, 2023

Annual Toronto Arts Festival – Toronto (Jefferson County) – September 

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

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

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

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

Ohio Hill Country Festival – Wellston (Jackson County) – September 

Marion Popcorn Festival – Marion (Marion County) – September

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

German Central Oktoberfest – Parma (Cuyahoga County) – September 

Berlin Harvest Festival & Rib Cook-Off– Berlin (Holmes County) – September 8-9, 2023

Troy Porchfest – Troy (Miami County) – September 9, 2023

Perch & Pilsner Festival – Conneaut (Ashtabula County) September

Clinton County Corn Festival – Wilmington (Clinton County) – September 

Annual Greek-American Festival – Toledo (Lucas County) – September 

Mantua Potato Festival – Mantua (Portage County) – September 

German Family Society Oktoberfest –Brimfield (Portage County) – September

Ohio River Sternwheeler Festival – Marrietta (Washington County) – September 

Columbus Oktoberfest – Columbus (Franklin County) – September

Perry’s Historic Weekend – Put-in-Bay (Ottawa County) – September 

Black Swamp Arts Festival – Bowling Green (Wood County) – September 

Cincinnati Moon Festival – Cincinnati (Hamilton County) – September

Art and Artisan Festival – Bedford (Cuyahoga County) – September 

Toledo Lighthouse Festival – Toledo (Lucas County) – September 

European Festival – Fairview Park (Cuyahoga County)

Ravenna Chalk Art Fest – Ravenna (Portage County) – September 

Beavercreek Popcorn Festival – Beavercreek (Greene County) – September 10-11, 2022

Yankee Peddler Festival – Canal Fulton (Stark County) – September 

Berea Arts Fest – Berea (Cuyahoga County) – September 

Slovenian Sausage Festival – Euclid (Lake County) –

Ravenna Balloon-A-Fair – Ravenna (Portage County) – September 

Buckeye Trail Fest – Peninsula (Summit County) – September 

Bluegrass Festival – (Ashland County) – September 

Oktoberfest – Cincinnati (Hamilton County) – September 1

Chalk Festival – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) –

Kent Rocks Music Fest – Kent (Portage County) – September 15, 2023

Cleveland Armenian Festival – Richmond Hts (Cuyahoga County) –

Crestline Days – Crestline (Richland County) –

Tiffin Seneca Heritage Festival – Tiffin (Seneca County) – September 

BrimFest – Brimfield (Portage County) – September 

Ohio PawPaw Festival – Albany (Athens County) – September 

Great Mohican POW WOW – (Ashland County) – September

Lakeshore Park Rib Burn Off – Ashtabula (Ashtabula County) – September 

Scarecrow Festival – Washington (Fayette County) – September 

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

Ohiolina Music Festival – Granville (Licking County) – September 

Cleveland Pickle Fest – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – September

Firefish Festival – Lorain (Lorain County) – September 

Put-in-Bay Music Festival – Put-in-Bay (Ottawa County) – September 

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

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

Pumpkin Fest– Findlay (Hancock County) – September

Village Peddler Festival – Kirtland (Lake County) – September 16-17, 2023

North Coast Oktoberfest – Sandusky (Erie County) –

Clyde Fair – Clyde (Sandusky County) –

Johnny Appleseed Festival – Lisbon (Columbiana County) – September 

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

Cleveland Dragon Festival– Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – September 

Canton Oktoberfest -Canton (Stark County) –

Jackson Apple Festival – Jackson (Jackson County)- September 

Barnesville Pumpkin Festival – Barnesville (Belmont County) – September 

Ingenuity Festival – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – September 

Apple Dumpling Festival – Big Prairie (Wayne County) – September 

Oktoberfest – Wolf Creek – (Ashland County) – September 30, 2023






Oktoberfest on the Square – Warren (Trumbull County) –  September 

Geneva Area Grape Jamboree – Geneva (Ashtabula County) – September 23-24, 2023

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

Praire Peddler Festival – Butler (Richland County) – September 

Germantown Pretzel Festival – Columbus (Franklin County) – September 

Main Street Kent Oktoberfest – Kent (Portage County) – September

Praire Peddler Festival – Butler (Richland County) – September 23-24, 2023

Ohio Heritage Days Festival – Lucas (Richland County) – September 

Barberton Mum Fest – Barberton (Summit County) – September 

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

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

Woosterfest – Wayne County (Wayne County) – September 29-30, 2023

Praire Peddler Festival – Butler (Richland County) – September 30-October 1, 2023


OCTOBER

Festivals are listed by event, location and date.

Spunfest – Perrysville  (Ashland County) –

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

Ohio Swiss Festival – Sugarcreek (Tuscarawas County) – September 

Minster Oktoberfest – Minster (Auglaize County) – September

Norton Cider Festival – Norton (Summit County) – September 29-October 1, 2023

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

Island Wine Festival – Put-in-Bay (Ottawa County) – October

Minster Oktoberfest – Minster (Auglaize County) – October 

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

Huntsburg Pumpkin Festival – Huntsburg (Geauga County) – October 

Fall in Love with Wellington Festival – Wellington (Lorain County) – October

Atwood Fall Festival – Mineral City (Carroll County) -October 6-8, 2023

Harvest in the Harbor – Ashtabula (Ashtabula County) October 7, 2023

Harvest Festival Hale Farm & Village – Bath (Summit County) – October

Antique Festival – Millersburg (Holmes County) – October 7-8, 2023

Apple Butter & Cider Festival – Kirtland (Lake County) – October

Oktoberfest – Put-in-Bay (Ottawa County) – October 7-8, 2023

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

Boardman Oktoberfest – Boardman (Mahoning County) – October 

Greek Oktoberfest Festival – Massillon (Stark County) –

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

Charm Days – Charm (Holmes County) – October

Columbus Italian Festival – Columbus (Franklin County) – October 

Beaver Oktoberfest – Beaver (Pike County) – October 

Alogonquin Mill Fall Festival – Carrollton (Carrollton County) – October 13-15, 2023

Chillicothe Halloween Festival – Chillicothe (Ross County) – October

Columbiana Craft BeerFest – Columbiana (Columbiana County) – October

Marblehead Lighthouse Festival -Marblehead (Ottawa County) – October

Oak Harbor Apple Festival – Oak Harbor (Ottawa County) – October

Ashtabula County Covered Bridge Festival – (Ashtabula County) – October 

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

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

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

Sauerkraut Festival – Waynesville (Warren County) – October

Bob Evans Farm Fest – Bidwell (Gallia County) – October 

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

Harvest Festival – Berea (Cuyahoga County) – October

Kidron Beet Festival – Kidron (Wayne County) – October 

Autumn Fiber Festival – Ashland (Ashland County) – October 

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

Ohio Wizard of Oz Festival – Aurora (Portage County) – October

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

Little C Music Festival – Canton (Stark County) –

Circleville Pumpkin Show – Circleville (Pickaway  County) – October 18-21, 2023

Apple Butter Stirrin’ Festival – Coshocton (Coshocton County) – October 20-22, 2023


NOVEMBER

Festivals are listed by event, location and date.

Smells Like Snow Coffee Festival – Akron (Summit County) – November

Craft Maple Brew Fest – Jefferson (Ashtabula County) – November

Traubenfest (Grape Festival) – Brimfield (Portage County) – November 

Holiday Tree Festival – Akron (Summit County) – November 

Portsmouth Winterfest – Portsmouth (Scioto County) – November -December

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

Lorain Winterfest – Lorain (Lorain County) – November 


DECEMBER

December festivals are listed by event, location and date.

Jack Frost Festival – Berea (Cuyahoga County) – December 3, 2022

Huron Winter Fest – Huron (Erie County) – December 3, 2022

Dalton Holidays Festival – Dalton (Wayne County) – December 3-4, 2022

Circlefest – Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) – December 4, 2022

Jack Frost Festival of Lights – Berea (Cuyahoga County) – December 3, 2022

Walleye Madness at Midnight – Port Clinton (Ottawa County) – December 31, 2022

 

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JANUARY

Festivals are listed by event, location and date.

Brewfest – Canton (Stark County) – January 7, 2023

Appalachian Music Festival – Loudonville (Ashland County) – January 13, 2023

Wild Lights Weekend – Perrysburg (Wood County) – January 13-15, 2023

Mohican Winter Fest – Loudonville (Ashland County) – January 14, 2023

Logan Frozen Festival – Logan (Hocking County) – January 21, 2023

Columbus Winter Beerfest – Columbus (Franklin County) January 21, 2023

Summit Stage Fest – Akron (Summit County) – January 22, 2023

Farmpark Ice Festival – Kirtland (Lake County) – January 27-28, 2023

Columbus Chocolate, Wine & Whiskey Festival – Columbus (Franklin County) – January 28, 2023