Cleveland Dragon Boat Festival - Lorain, OH - Aug 15 to Aug 15, 2020
Cleveland Garlic Festival - Cleveland, OH - Aug 29 to Aug 30, 2020
Live bands, Top Chef Grill Off Competition, parade, pageant, and opening preview party. Kids activities including rock climbing, tastings, garlic growing, and chalk art classes.
St. Andrew Ukranian Fall Festival - Parma, OH - Sep 5 to Sep 6, 2020
Ukrainian cuisine, tortes, raffles, live music, children’s area, free parking and admission
Cleveland National Air Show - Cleveland, OH - Sep 5 to Sep 7, 2020
Tour aircraft, pack a parachute, watch aerial displays and kids zone.
Milan Melon Festival - Milan, OH - Sep 5 to Sep 7, 2020
Annual event for 55+ years. Parade, Melon Festival Queen and beautiful baby contests, road race, food and craft vendors, and other entertainment.
Greater Cleveland Urban Film Festival - Cleveland, OH - Sep 10 to Sep 18, 2020
It showcases regional, national and international urban culture as well as providing a platform for talented minority independent filmmakers, screenwriters and actors of greater Cleveland.
Cleveland Pinball and Arcade Show - Independence, OH - Sep 10 to Sep 13, 2020
Four days of pinball, arcade games, toys and more set on free play.
Mantua Potato Festival - Mantua, OH - Sep 11 to Sep 13, 2020
Enjoy potatoes, including the “world’s largest pierogi,” beer/wine garden, contests, live entertainment and other fun for three days.
SkunkFest - North Ridgeville, OH - Sep 12 to Sep 12, 2020
A gathering of skunk lovers.Vendors, music, raffles, speakers, food, contests and more
Crocker Park Wine Festival - Westlake, OH - Sep 18 to Sep 19, 2020
Features musical entertainment and over 150 wines at a benefit for health related charities in Cuyahoga County and elsewhere.
Tremont Arts & Cultural Festival - Cleveland, OH - Sep 19 to Sep 20, 2020
A multicultural celebrating cultural and artistic diversity at Lincoln Park. The event includes over 130 vendors featuring artist selling their paintings, sculptures, jewelry, etc.; live music and dance performances; beer & wine garden; children’s village, and more. Free admission
Barberton Mum Fest - Barberton, OH - Sep 26 to Sep 27, 2020
Over one million blooms of mums annually at Lake Anna Park. Free admission and parking, potted mum sale, family entertainment, arts & crafts, kids activities and more.
Ashtabula County Covered Bridge Festival - Jefferson, OH - Oct 10 to Oct 11, 2020
Annual event for 30+ years. Drive yourself tours, parade, quilt show, crafts, farmers market, kids’ rides/games, contests and other entertainment. $5 parking fee per car. Enjoy both the shortest and longest covered bridges in America
Burton Apple Butter Festival - Burton, OH - Oct 10 to Oct 11, 2020
Century Village Museum hosts a apple butter festival, their largest event of the year, with copper kettles of fresh apple butter, artisans, music, great food, tours and more!
Woolybear - Vermillion, OH - Jan 1 to Oct 6, 2019
Canceled for 2020, look for their return in 2021. Normally: The Woollybear Festival areas consist of entertainment, food booths, craft booths, and merchant sales. Woollybear T-shirts, Woollybear sweatshirts, and Woollybear hats will be available at the Vermilion Chamber of Commerce stand. Various entertainers are at the main stage throughout the day. Parade with commentary by Dick Goddard of Fox 8 (whose idea lead to the creation of this event) occurs at the reviewing stand.
Huntsburg Pumpkin Festival - Huntsburg, OH - Oct 2 to Oct 3, 2021
A free family day in the country with free admission, free and free parking, games, entertainment and attractions.
Hiram House Pumpkin Festival - Chagrin Falls, OH - Oct 10 to Oct 10, 2021
Food and balloons, pumpkins and mums, plus all-day activities with a wristband like archery, bounce house, candle dipping, cookie decorating, haunted hay maze, sand art, pony rides, petting zoo, slime making, tie dye, face painting and more!