Ohio Renaissance Festival - Waynesville, OH - Sep 5 to Nov 1, 2020
Where else can you make a weekend trip to the 16th Century? Open on weekends only, with a different theme each weekend
Beaver Creek Popcorn Festival - Beaver Creek, OH - Sep 12 to Sep 13, 2020
Annual event celebrating popcorn the weekend after Labor Day. Food, crafts, 5k popcorn run, live music, karaoke contest, car show and more.
Preble County Pork Festival - Eaton, OH - Sep 19 to Sep 20, 2020
Celebrates Preble County’s pork producing industry and agricultural heritage with food, parade, and arts/crafts. Free admission and free entertainment
Tipp City Mum Festival - Tipp City, OH - Sep 25 to Sep 27, 2020
Get toadally crazy about the chrysanthemum! City Park turns into a festival grounds as Miami County comes out to play, with the largest festival car show in the state, parade, arts & crafts, pageant, live entertainment, food and more.
Dayton Oktoberfest - Dayton, OH - Sep 25 to Sep 27, 2020
The Dayton Art Institute has hosted this German festival in Dayton for over 40 years. Craft beer, home brew contest, live music on two stages and family friendly kids activities. Preview party takes place on Friday from 7 to 11 PM for those who are 21+ with complimentary beer, wine and live entertainment. Ticket purchase to Preview Party is recommended as space is limited. Location: Dayton Art Institute, 456 Belmonte Park N Dayton, OH 45405
Country Applefest - Lebanon, OH - Sep 26 to Sep 27, 2020
Food, local crafters and entertainment at the Warren County Fairgrounds.
Heritage of Flight Festival - New Carlisle, OH - Oct 2 to Oct 4, 2020
A three day fall festival on Main Street featuring a Classic car cruise-in, pancake breakfast, auto action, live music, fun for the whole family, plus the Parade of Planes.
Ohio Sauerkraut Festival - Waynesville, OH - Oct 10 to Oct 11, 2020
Annual event for nearly 50 years. Arts and crafts, and unique food offerings including sauerkraut pizza.
Southern Ohio Music Fall Festival - Wilmington, OH - Nov 12 to Nov 14, 2020
Featuring bluegrass, old-time, and gospel music.
Spring Valley Potato Festival - Spring Valley, OH - Jan 1 to Oct 3, 2020
Canceled for 2020, with a potential drive through event for festival foods on 10/3/20, look for their return in 2021. Normally: Arts & crafts, live entertainment, 5K Tater Trot run/walk, carnival rides, children’s games, kiddie tractor pull, and pet parade. Annual event for 40+ years.