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11.) Mulberry Creek Herb Fair – Huron – June 26, 2016

It was the perfect morning for visiting Mulberry Creek Herb Farm… …and checking out their annual Herb Fair. Mary Colvin was explaining Medieval medicinal herbs in a covered garden area (Ancestral Herbology)… And vendors… …found in a beautiful barn and an open yard… …sold such nature-friendly items as homemade soaps… …medicinal oils… …organic laundry detergent… …and eco-gardens. There was also …

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10.) Lorain International Festival and Bazaar – June 24, 2016

AUTHOR’S NOTE: I last reviewed the Lorain International Festival in 2010. You can read that review here – http://ohiofestivals.net/18-lorain-international-festival-and-bazaar-june-25-2010/ ********************************************* It was a beautiful day at Black River Landing… …perfect for coming back and celebrating… …Lorain’s 50th International Festival and Bazaar.

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9.) Avon Heritage Duck Tape Festival – June 18, 2016

AUTHOR’S NOTE: I first visited the Avon Heritage Duck Tape Festival (called the Avon Heritage DUCT Tape Festival) in 2010. You can read that review here – http://ohiofestivals.net/13-avon-heritage-duct-tape-festival-june-18-2010/ ********************************************* After a number of years, I drove back to Avon with my festival buddy… …to revisit the Avon Heritage Duck Tape Festival. It definitely seemed bigger than I remembered with plenty …

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Upcoming Events: June 22-26, 2016

  It’s ComFest Weekend in Columbus! Plus over 60 festivals celebrating art, wine, a boogie on the bricks, blue tip matches and pizza. **********************************************   THIS WEEKEND’S Festivals, Craft Shows, Expos, & Bazaars: First of all a SPECIAL CONGRATS to the Cleveland Cavaliers for their hard work, determination and merited win on Father’s Day, making it one of the best …

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8.) Festival of the Fish – Vermilion – June 17, 2016

AUTHOR’S NOTE: I first reviewed the Festival of the Fish in 2010, which you can read here – http://ohiofestivals.net/12-festival-of-the-fish-vermilion-june-18-2010/ ********************************************* The Festival of Fish swam over Father’s Day weekend… …starting in this downtown park… …continuing up Main Street… …crossing the tracks… …and finally circling Victory Park. Vendors could be found in all locations… …offering everything from Thai massages (Sabai)… …to …

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Upcoming Events: June 15-19, 2016

  Happy Father’s Day Weekend! Over 60 festivals celebrating duct tape, fish, Dean Martin, beer, Pride, pirates, art and the summer solstice. **********************************************   THIS WEEKEND’S Festivals, Craft Shows, Expos, & Bazaars: Happy Father’s Day Weekend, Festival Fans! For those into golfing, fishing, or watching a ball game, I hope that you’re able to get out and have a great …

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7.) Strawberry Fest – Brunswick – June 12, 2016

On a cool and sunny Sunday morn, we headed to Mapleside Farms… …to check out their Strawberry Fest. 50’s music sounded through the air (thanks to a DJ)… …as we walked through an impressive car show… …that ran all around the festival grounds… …and had everything from Mayberry… …to fun Halloween-esque vehicles. There was a vendor area for the shoppers …

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Upcoming Events: June 8-12, 2016

  Over 60 festivals and shows in Ohio this weekend! Festivals about banana splits, pork rinds, poultry, Park Street and Yellow Springs. **********************************************   THIS WEEKEND’S Festivals, Craft Shows, Expos, & Bazaars: Good morning, Festival Fans! I’ve gotten a few suggestions for festival schedules in other states via the “REQUEST YOUR STATE” page at http://ohiofestivals.net/request-your-state/ If there’s a state you …

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6.) Taste of Lakewood – June 5, 2016

With restaurants like Melt, Deagan’s, and Pier W, Lakewood has a lot of great grub to offer. So when the Taste of Lakewood offered 36 Lakewood restaurants… …all together in Madison Park… …we wanted to get there early… …because the hungry crowds come quickly. This year, there were such restaurants as Forage, Sarita… …and Pepper’s… …the BBQ and ice cream …

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5.) Tremont Greek Fest (revisited) – Cleveland – May 28, 2016

AUTHOR’S NOTE: I first attended the Tremont Greek Fest in 2011, which you can read about HERE. ********************************************** We returned to Tremont’s Annunciation Church… …to celebrate the Tremont Greek Fest. In the hall, festival goers shopped among the booths in small pockets… …or along the walls of the dining hall. Here in the dining hall, the tables were fairly filled… …