Welcome to the 2017 Northeast Ohio Festival Schedule

a section of the main Ohio Festival Schedule

Festivals found on this page include all festivals north of I-70 and as far west as the following counties: Lorain, Ashland, Knox and Licking.

If you find a festival on this page in error, please write me and let me know. Also, let me know if there’s a festival for this area that you do not see on this page (I am not including festivals with unconfirmed dates on this page).

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2017 Northeast Ohio Festival Schedule

JULY

7/8-8/13 (weekends) – The Great Lakes Medieval Faire and Marketplace – Rock Creek
7/19-7/22 – Alive Christian Music Festival – Mineral City
7/19-7/22 – Strongsville Homecoming FestivalMy Review
7/19-7/23 – St. Demetrios Grecian Festival – Warren
7/19-7/29 – Lancaster Festival
7/20 – Elevate Akron: Outdoor Yoga Festival – Akron
7/20-7/22 – Rittman Sleepwalker FestivalMy Review
7/20-7/22 – Lodi Sweet Corn Festival My Review
7/20-7/22 – Lagrange Lions FestivalMy Review
7/20-7/23 – St. Paul Grecian Festival – North Royalton – My Review
7/21-7/22 – Hudson Wine Festival
7/21-7/23 – Festa Italiana – Cuyahoga Falls – My Review
7/21-7/23 – Cleveland Irish Cultural Festival – Berea – My Review
7/21-7/23 – Oktoberfest in July – Willoughby
7/21-7/23 – St. Joseph’s Ox Roast Fair – Mantua – My Review
7/22 – Beach City Firemen’s Chicken BBQ and Festival
7/22 – Folk Festival – Cortland
7/22 – Headlands BeachFest – Mentor – My Review
7/22 – Love Fest – Chardon
7/22 – Ukrainian Village Festival – Parma
7/22-7/23 – Akron African Festival
7/27 – Taste of Akron
7/27-7/30 – Streetsboro Family DaysMy Review
7/28-7/29 – The Summer Market – Avon Lake – My Review
7/28-7/29 – Strasburg Corn FestivalMy Review
7/28-7/29 – Shiloh Ox Roast
7/28-7/29 – Dellroy Volunteer Fire Dept Homecoming – Dellroy
7/28-7/29 – Johnny Appleseed Festival – Apple Creek
7/28-7/29 – Seven Hills Home Days FestivalMy Review
7/28-7/30 – Wine and Walleye Festival – Ashtabula
7/28-7/30 – St. Justin Martyr Parish Festival – Eastlake
7/28-7/30 – Pro Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Festival (Balloon Classic/Jackson-Belden Music Fest &
Fireworks)
– Canton
7/28-7/30 – Russian Festival – Parma – My Review
7/28-7/30 – Solon Home Days
7/28-7/30 – Ilinden Macedonian Festival – Avon – My Review
7/29 – Youngstown Pride Festival
7/29 – Scene Ale Fest – Cleveland
7/29 – Kent Potterfest
7/29 – JeromeFest – Jeromesville
7/29 – Zucchini Festival – Chardon – My Review
7/29 – Family Unity in the Park – Cleveland
7/29-7/30 – Zoar Harvest Festival and Antique Show
7/29-7/30 – Serbian Festival – Akron – My Review

AUGUST

8/2-8/7 – Holy Family Festival – Parma
8/3-8/5 – Our Lady Queen of Peace Home Days Festival – Grafton – My Review
8/3-8/6 – St. Patrick Parish Festival – Hubbard
8/3-8/6 – St. Mary’s Parish Festival – Mentor
8/3-8/6 – Olmsted Heritage Days – Olmsted Falls – My Review
8/4-8/5 – Independence Home DaysMy Review
8/4-8/5 – Kilgore (Loudon Township) Homecoming
8/4-8/5 – Newark Catholic High School Summer Festival
8/4-8/5 – Rogues Hollow Festival – Doylestown
8/4-8/5 – Vintage Ohio Wine Fest – Kirtland
8/4-8/6 – Pokrova Ukrainian Festival – Parma – My Review
8/4-8/6 – Greater Youngstown Italian Fest
8/4-8/6 – Taste of St. Casimir’s – Cleveland – My Review
8/4-8/6 – Lorain County Music Festival – Grafton
8/4-8/6 – Latino Art and Culture Celebration of Greater Cleveland and Puerto Rican Parade and Latino Fest – Cleveland – My Review
8/4-8/6 – Twins Day Festival – Twinsburg – My Review
8/5 – Copley Heritage Day
8/5 – Charlestown Festival – Charlestown Township
8/5 – Dresden Melon Festival
8/5 – Glenmont Homecoming
8/5 – Blues and Brews – Akron
8/5 – Lakewood Arts FestivalMy Review
8/5 – Oberlin Family Fun Fair and Classic Car ShowMy Review
8/5-8/6 – Kent Lions Sweet Corn Festival
8/5-8/6 – St. Peter Parish Festival – Lorain – My Review
8/5-8/6 – Pymatuning Lake Festival – Andover
8/6 – Nature Arts Festival – Russell Township/Novelty – My Review
8/6 – The FEST – Wickliffe
8/6 – Hungarian Day – Lorain – My Review
8/6 – Warehouse District Street Festival – Cleveland – My Review
8/6 – Chardon Arts FestivalMy Review
8/9-8/12 – Scio Fall Festival
8/10-8/12 – Carnation Festival (Rib Fest) – Alliance
8/10-8/13 – Italian-American Heritage Festival – Warren
8/10-8/13 – Ss. Robert and William Catholic Parish Oktoberfest – Euclid
8/10-8/13 – Dan Emmett Music and Arts Festival – Mount Vernon
8/11-8/12 – Creston Homecoming
8/11-8/12 – Adena Heritage Days
8/11-8/13 – EST Fest – Butler
8/11-8/13 – Salt Fork Arts and Crafts Festival – Cambridge
8/11-8/13 – Miskito Lake Pirate Fest – Cortland
8/11-8/13 – Sandy-Beaver Canal Days – Magnolia
8/11-8/13 – Ohio Celtic Fest – Eastlake
8/11-8/13 – Feast of the Assumption West – Broadview Heights
8/11-8/13 – North Ridgeville Corn FestivalMy Review
8/11-8/13 – The Freakstomp Music Festival – Medina
8/12 – Downtown Massillon FunFest
8/12 – Akron Ale Fest
8/12 – Chardon Brewfest
8/12 – Macedonian Food Festival – North Canton
8/12 – Sonnenberg Homecoming – Apple Creek
8/12 – Hillbilly Festival and Classic Car Show – Broadview Heights – My Review
8/12 – Cleveland Dragon Boat Festival
8/12 – German Fest – Amherst – My Review
8/12 – Brewfest Waterfront District – Lorain
8/12 – Raccoon(Geauga)County Music Festival – Burton
8/12-8/13 – Hale Farm Civil War Reenactment – Bath
8/12-8/13 – National Hamburger Festival – Akron – My Review
8/12-8/15 – Feast of the Assumption – Cleveland – My Review
8/12-8/27 (weekends) – Shaker Woods Festival – Columbiana
8/13 – An Affair on the Square Craft Fest – Medina
8/13 – Obzinky (Harvest Festival) – Taborville
8/13 – Richfield Community Day
8/16-8/19 – Pataskala Street Fair
8/16-8/19 – Carnation Festival (Days in the Park) – Alliance
8/17-8/19 – Sherrodsville Community Fire & Rescue Homecoming
8/17-8/19 – D-Day Conneaut
8/17-8/20 – Saint John Bosco International Festival – Parma Heights
8/17-8/20 – Greek Festival – Cleveland Heights – My Review
8/17-8/20 – Grecian Festival – Canton
8/18-8/19 – Burning River Fest – Cleveland – A Friend’s Review
8/18-8/19 – Orrville Lions Club Rib and Music Fest
8/18-8/20 – North Royalton Community FestivalMy Review
8/18-8/20 – Cleveland Donauschwaben Sommer Oktoberfest – Olmsted Township – My Review
8/18-8/20 – Weapons of Mass Creation Fest – Cleveland
8/18-8/20 – St. Mary Romanian Festival – Cleveland – My Review
8/18-8/20 – Valley City Street FairMy Review
8/19 – Art in the Park – Painesville
8/19 – Last Stop Willoughby (Train) FestivalMy Review
8/19 – New Pittsburg Homecoming
8/19 – Porch Rokr Festival – Akron
8/19 – Picnic in the Park – Brooklyn
8/19 – art-A-palooza – Green
8/19 – Wellington BalloonFest
8/19 – Medina International FestMy Review
8/19-8/20 – North Canton Main Street Festival
8/19-8/20 – Harlem Township Days
8/19-8/20 – St. Maron Festival – Independence
8/19-8/20 – The Flats Festival of the Arts – Cleveland
8/19-8/20 – Coshocton Canal Days
8/20 – Krakusy Polish Society’s Summer Picnic – Poland
8/20 – Valley City Frog Jump FestivalMy Review
8/24-8/27 – North Olmsted Homecoming FestivalMy Review
8/25-8/26 – Mentor CityFest
8/25-8/26 – Marshallville Historical Days
8/25-8/27 – Austinburg Country Days
8/25-8/27 – Egyptian Festival – Seven Hills – My Review
8/26 – Celtic Feis – Geneva-on-the-Lake
8/26 – Galena Summerfest My Review
8/26 – Sunbury Sizzle and Sounds My Review
8/26 – Blessed Sacrament Parish Festival – Newark
8/26-8/27 – Latino Heritage Festival – Campbell
8/26-8/27 – Perry Community Days
8/26-8/27 – Cleveland Area Pagan Pride Days – Bedford – My Review
8/26-8/27 – Pierogi Fest – North Royalton – My Review
8/26-8/27 – Uncork’d WineFest (formerly Wine and Walleye Festival) – Ashtabula
8/26-8/27 – Cleveland Garlic Festival A Friend’s Review
8/26-8/27 – Art on the Green – Hudson
8/26-8/27 – The Arts on Bridge Street – Ashtabula
8/26-9/4 (weekends) – Great Trail Festival – Malvern – My Review
8/27 – Polish Day – Youngstown
8/27 – St. George Romanian Heritage Festival – Canton – My Review
8/27 – One World Day – Cleveland
8/31-9/4 – Festival of Saint Rocco – Cleveland – My Review

SEPTEMBER

9/1-9/2 – Appalachian Bacon Nation – Coshocton
9/1-9/4 – St. Elias Middle Eastern Festival – Brooklyn
9/1-9/4 – Kamm’s Corners Greek Festival – Cleveland
9/1-9/4 – Cleveland Labor Day Oktoberfest – Berea – My Review
9/2 – Jammin’ Food truck Fest – New Philadelphia
9/2 – Labor Day Celebration – Barberton
9/2 – Fredericksburg Homecoming
9/2 – HotLicks Bluesfest – Granville – My Review
9/2-9/3 – Toronto Festival of the Arts
9/2-9/3 – Serbian Cultural Festival – Broadview Heights – My Review
9/2-9/3 – St. Andrew Ukrainian Fall Festival – Parma
9/2-9/3 – St. John Cantius Polish Festival – Cleveland – My Review
9/2-9/3 – The Made in Ohio Craft Festival – Bath
9/2-9/4 – Canal Winchester Labor Day FestivalMy Review
9/3 – Hungarian Scout Festival – Parma – My Review
9/3 – Vine Arts Show: Fine Art and Wine Festival – Avon Lake
9/3 – St. Jude Parish Festival – Elyria
9/3 – Lorain County Labor Day Celebration – Lorain – My Review
9/3-9/4 – Taste of Hudson
9/4 – Totally Kosher Rib Burn Off – Pepper Pike
9/6-9/9 – Fredericktown Tomato ShowMy Review
9/7 – Massillon Fall Fest
9/7-9/9 – Columbiana Street Fair
9/8-9/9 – Oktoberfest – Parma
9/8-9/10 – St. Nicholas Greek Festival – Lorain – My Review
9/8-9/10 – Lyndhurst Home Days
9/8-9/10 – Mantua Potato Festival
9/8-9/10 – NEOCycle Urban Cycling Festival – Cleveland
9/8-9/10 – German Family Society Oktoberfest – Kent
9/8-9/10 – Constitution Festival – Louisville – My Review
9/8-9/10 – Weekend of the Pooka – Bedford – My Review
9/8-9/10 – Midvale Miners Festival
9/9 – Septemberfest – Madison
9/9 – Hartford Village Day – Croton
9/9 – Napoleon Fall Festival
9/9 – Skunkfest – North Ridgeville – My Review
9/9 – BBQ and Brew Festival – Mentor-on-the-Lake
9/9 – Cleveland Taco Festival – North Randall
9/9 – Lakewood Community Festival My Review
9/9 – St. Mary Magdalene European Festival – Fairview Park – My Review
9/9 – Willard Trainfest
9/9 – India Festival USA – Independence – My Review
9/9-9/10 – Art in the Park Festival – Kent – My Review
9/9-9/10 – Fall into Avon FestivalMy Review
9/9-9/10 – St. Bernadette Heart and Harvest Festival – Westlake
9/9-9/24 (weekends) – Yankee Peddler Festival – Canal Fulton – My Review
9/10 – Fall Harvest Fest – Hudson
9/10 – Berea Arts FestMy Review
9/10 – Hungarian Fall Festival – Hiram
9/14-9/16 – Mohican Bluegrass Festival – Glenmont
9/15 – ‘Round Town Music Festival – Kent
9/15-9/16 – Dutch Valley Fall Festival – Sugarcreek – My Review
9/15-9/16 – Cleveland Eats – Tri-C Culinary Festival – Cleveland
9/15-9/16 – Crocker Park Wine Festival – Westlake
9/15-9/16 – Ohiolina Music Festival – Mt. Vernon
9/15-9/17 – Lake Shore Park Rib Burn-Off – Ashtabula
9/15-9/17 – Mountain Heritage Fall Festival – Laurelville
9/15-9/17 – Fish Festival Perch Tournament – Mentor
9/15-9/17 – Elyria Apple FestivalMy Review
9/15-9/17 – The Great Mohican Indian Pow-Wow – Loudonville
9/16 – Rocky River Fall Arts Festival
9/16 – Blue Sky Folk Festival – Kirtland
9/16 – Global Village Festival of Greater Akron
9/16 – Wooster Arts Jazz Fest
9/16 – Family Fall Fun Fest at the Farm – Richmond Heights
9/16-9/17 – Village Peddler Festival – Kirtland
9/16-9/17 – Chalk Festival – Cleveland
9/16-9/17 – Tremont Arts and Cultural Festival – Cleveland – My Review
9/16-9/17 – Johnny Appleseed Festival – Lisbon
9/16-9/17 – Artisans Festival – Leetonia
9/16-9/17 – Oldtime Farming Festival – Centerburg – My Review
9/16-9/17 – Ravenna Balloon A-Fair
9/16-10/31 (Food weekends) – Nickajack Farms Fall Festival – North Lawrence
9/17 – Harvest of the Arts – Wellington
9/17 – Clinton AppleFestMy Review
9/20-9/23 – Utica Homecoming Fall Festival
9/21 – Oktoberfest – Canton
9/21-9/23 – Greek Festival – Akron – My Review
9/21-9/24 – Brimfest – Brimfield
9/22-9/23 – The Longaberger Homestead Heritage Days – Frazeysburg
9/22-9/24 – Armenian Food Festival – Richmond Heights
9/22-9/24 – Lordstown Apple Cider Festival
9/22-9/24 – Sebring Harvest Festival
9/22-9/24 – Red’s Memorial Music Reunion – Grafton
9/23 – Route 40 Festival – Hebron
9/23 – Minerva Oktoberfest
9/23 – ArtFest – Alliance
9/23 – Main Street Kent Oktoberfest – Kent
9/23 – Music on the Porches – Peninsula
9/23 – Kent Oktoberfest
9/23 – Fall Festival at Lehman’s – Kidron
9/23 – Fall Arts and Crafts Festival – Hartville
9/23-9/24 – Harvest Festival at Historical Village – Strongsville
9/23-9/24 – Wool Jamboree and Antique Tractor Show – Kirtland
9/23-9/24 – Johnny Appleseed Festival – Brunswick – My Review
9/23-9/24 – Ohio Wizard of Oz Festival – Macedonia
9/23-9/24 – Barberton Mum FestMy Review
9/23-9/24 – Geneva Grape JamboreeMy Review
9/23-10/7 (Saturdays) – Apple Festival Days – Rittman
9/23-10/29 (weekends) – Old West Pumpkin Fest – Columbia Station
9/23-10/29 (weekends) – Red Wagon Farm Pumpkin Fest – Columbia Station
9/24 – Festa Gervasi! Grape Harvest Festival – Canton
9/24 – FallFest: 18th Century Festival – Brecksville
9/24 – Taste of Hubbard
9/24 – Fall Fest at Bremecs – Chesterland
9/24 – Ohio City Street Festival – Cleveland – My Review
9/23-10/1 (weekends) – Prairie Peddler Festival – Butler – My Review
9/23-10/29 (weekends) – Fall Festival Weekends – Wooster- My Review
9/29 – Apple Dumpling Festival – Shreve – My Review
9/29-9/30 – Woosterfest My Review
9/29-9/30 – Ohio Swiss Festival – Sugarcreek – My Review
9/29-10/1 – Norton Cider Festival
9/30 – Oktoberfest at the Mill – Loudonville
9/30 – Kent Creativity Festival
9/30 – Fall Festival – Brooklyn
9/30-10/1 – Harvest Festival – Stow
9/30-10/1 – Colonial Williamsburg Festival – Wooster – My Review

OCTOBER

10/1 – Boardman Rotary Oktoberfestival
10/3-10/4 – Something Russian Festival -Mogadore
10/5-10/7 – Greek Oktoberfest Festival – Massillon – My Review
10/6-10/7 – FireFish Festival – Lorain
10/6-10/8 – St. Stanislaus Polish Festival – Cleveland – My Review
10/6-10/8 – Atwood Area Fall Festival – Mineral City
10/7 – Hands on Heritage – North Olmsted – My Review
10/7 – Jeromesville Sycamore FestivalMy Review
10/7 – Fall Family Fun Fest – Aurora
10/7-10/8 – Huntsburg Pumpkin Festival My Review
10/7-10/8 – Holmes County Antique Festival – Millersburg – My Review
10/7-10/15 (weekends) – Sirna’s Fall Festival – Chagrin Falls
10/7-10/15 – Harvest Festival – Bath
10/8 – Hiram House Camp Pumpkin Festival – Moreland Hills
10/13-10/14 – Butler Apple Fest
10/13-10/14 – Charm Days – Charm
10/13-10/15 – Algonquin Mill Fall Festival – Carrollton – My Review
10/14 – Autumn Fiber Festival – Ashland
10/14-10/15 – Apple Butter Festival – Burton
10/14-10/15 – Oxtoberfest – Burton
10/14-10/15 – Ashtabula County Covered Bridge Festival – Jefferson
10/14-10/22 (weekends) – Christmas in the Woods – Columbiana
10/20-10/22 – St. Leo the Great Fall Festival – Cleveland
10/20-10/22 – Apple Butter Stirrin’ Festival – Coshocton – My Review
10/21 – Kidron Beet Festival
10/27-10/29 – Ghoulardifest – Cleveland – My Review

NOVEMBER

11/11-11/19 – Warther’s Auxiliary Hospital Christmas Tree Show – Dover – My Review
11/12 – Art and Jewish Food Festival – Akron – My Review
11/18 – Brew and Wine Fest – Newark
11/18-11/26 – Holiday Tree Festival – Akron – My Review
11/24-12/16 (Fri/Sat) – Steubenville Nutcracker Village, Advent Market & Christmas Wonderland

DECEMBER

12/2 – Light Up Lakewood
12/2 – Christmas on the Canal – Canal Fulton
12/2-12/3 – Christmas in Zoar
12/2-12/3 – Dalton Holidays FestivalMy Review
12/3 – Holiday CircleFest – Cleveland – My Review