Funtober Fall Festivals

Fall Ohio Festivals in 2014

Discover fall fun at festivals around Ohio this September and October. We have listed dates for more than 25 events in 2014 and are tracking approximately 20 more things to do this Autumn. We have done our best to find music, art, food and harvest festivals around the state, including options near Cleveland, Columbus and Cincinnati. From street fairs to pumpkin festivals, they offer a great way to get out and enjoy the weather before winter sets in. Don’t forget to also look at our list of Oktoberfest celebrations in Ohio for more options. We apologize for the simple format – we are going to attempt to put them in a calendar of events soon!

September 2014:
Woodystock – Thornville, OH - August 29-30, 2014
Sweet Corn Fest – Millersport, OH - August 27-30, 2014
Milan Melon Festival – Milan, OH – August 30 – September 1, 2014
Cleveland National Air Show – Cleveland, OH – August 30-31 and September 1, 2014
Labor Day Festival – Canal Winchester, OH - August 30 – September 1, 2014
River Days – Portsmouth, OH - August 28 – September 1, 2014
Popcorn Festival – Marion, OH - September 4-6, 2014
Glendale Street Fair – Glendale, OH – September 27, 2014
Bellville Street Fair – Bellville OH – September 10-13, 2014
The Ohio River Sternwheel Festival – Marietta, OH – September 5-7, 2014
Crocker Park Wine Festival – Westlake, OH – September 12-13, 2014
Cleveland Garlic Festival Cleveland, OH – September 6-7, 2014
Mantua Potato Festival – Mantua, OH – September 5-7, 2014
Jackson Apple Festival – Jackson, OH – September 16-20, 2014
Tiffin-Seneca Heritage Festival – Tiffin, OH – September 19-21, 2014
Hebron Music and Arts Festival – Hebron, OH – September 27, 2014
Midpoint Music Fest – Cincinnati, OH – September 25-27, 2014
Ohio Swiss Festival – Sugarcreek, OH – September 26-27, 2014
Friendship Wine & Food Festival – Jefferson County, OH – September 5-6, 2014
Barnesville Pumpkin Festival – Barnesville, OH – September 25-28, 2014
Elyria Apple Festival – Elyria, OH – September 19-21, 2014
Pretzel Festival – Germantown, OH – September 27-28, 2014
Ohio City Harvest Festival – Cleveland, Ohio - September 20, 2014

October 2014:

Big Beers & Barley Wines – Dayton, OH – October 11, 2014
Ohio Smoked Meat and Barbecue Festival – Nelsonville, OH – October 17-18, 2014
Applebutter Fest – Grand Rapids, Ohio – October 12, 2014
Apple Butter Stirrin’ Festival – Coshocton, Ohio – October 17-19, 2014
Century Village Museum Apple Butter Festival – Geauga County, OH – October 11-12, 2014
Huntsburg Pumpkin Festival – Huntsburg, OH – October 4-5, 2014
Circleville Pumpkin Show – Circleville, OH – October 15-18, 2014
Algonquin Mill Fall Festival – Carrolton, OH – October 10-12, 2014
Ohio Sauerkraut Festival – Waynesville, OH – October 11-12, 2014
Appalachian Mountain Artisan Fest – Winchester, OH – October 4-5, 2014
Atwood Fall Festival – Atwood, OH – October 3-5, 2014
Covered Bridge Festival – Jefferson, OH – October 11-12, 2014
Fall Festival of Leaves – Bainbridge, OH - October 17-19, 2014
Spring Valley Potato Festival – Spring Valley, OH – Oct 4-5, 2014
Minges Pumpkin Festival – Harrison, OH – October 18-19, 2014
Cincinnati Chocolate Festival – Cincinnati, OH – October 19, 2014
Enon Apple Butter Festival – Enon, OH – October 11-12, 2014
MacQueen Orchards Apple Butter Stir & Crafts Festival – Holland, OH – October 4-5, 2014
The Cleveland Apple Festival – Cleveland, OH – October 18-19, 2014
Oak Harbor Apple Festival – Oak Harbor, OH – October 11-12, 2014
Sayler Park Harvest Festival – Sayler Park, OH – October 11, 2014

Pumpkin Festival at Hiram House Camp – Chagrin Falls, OH – October 12, 2014
The Hiram House Camp will hold its 43rd Annual Pumpkin Festival on Sunday, October 12, 2014 from 10am to 5pm. There will be a SPOOK-tacular Haunted Hay Maze, BOO-tiful Pumpkin Patch, festival food & refreshments, games, rides, music, entertainment, animals, autumn colors, pumpkins, mums and more. Exciting Entertainment, Music, Shows, Exhibits! – Be amazed at “Exploding Pumpkins” demos by Great Lakes Science Center, enjoy the Red Hackle Bagpipers & Drums, listen to folk-music by River City Trouble Band, tour University Hospitals’ Family Health & Safety Booth, meet the Baldwin Wallace Fairy Tale Princess Palooza, watch shows and navigate the Obstacle Course by Little Gym, make Kiddie Crafts with Pat Catan’s have some hands-on fun at the Children’s Museum of Cleveland display, see Cleveland Aquarium’s Captain Neo, view Antique Fire Engine & more!The festival benefits the Campership Fund for Kids. Children 12 & under are free. Adults $5, All Day Pass $20. Free parking & free shuttle buses to camp leave from Orange Schools, 32000 Chagrin Blvd.
Location: Hiram House Camp, 33775 Hiram Trail, Chagrin Falls, OH 44022

Other October Festivals:

Chatham Apple Butter Festival, Ohio – Medina County, OH – October 12-13, 2013
Other Festivals:

October Fall Festival – Cambridge, OH
Chilo Fall Festival – Chilo, OH
Iams Homestead Pioneer Harvest Fest – Trotwood, Ohio
Mamapalooza Harvest Festival – Columbus, OH
North Market Harvest Festival – Columbus, OH
Montgomery Harvest Moon Family Festival – Montgomery, Ohio 
Van Wert County Apple Festival – Van Wert, OH – Last year’s Dates: October 19-20, 2012
Halloween Beerfest – Cincinnati, OH

Find other fun things to do in Ohio in October:

Ohio in North Dakota
Ohio Corn Mazes
Ohio Ghost Tours
Haunted Houses in Ohio
Ohio Pumpkin Patches

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