Welcome to the 2017 Southwest Ohio Festival Schedule

a section of the main Ohio Festival Schedule

Festivals found on this page include all festivals south of I-70 and as far east as the following counties: Pickaway, Ross, Pike and Scioto.

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).

“My Review” means that it’s a link to my review of that festival.

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2017 Southwest Ohio Festival Schedule

SEPTEMBER

9/2-10/29 (weekends) – Ohio Renaissance Festival – Waynesville – My Review
9/9-10/15 (weekends) – Old West Festival – Mt. Orab/Williamsburg – My Review
9/20-9/23 – Seaman Fall FestivalMy Review
9/22 – CTA Street Food Festival – Cincinnati
9/22-9/24 – New Paris Applefest
9/22-9/24 – Old Timers Days – Xenia
9/22-9/24 – Family Forest Fest Ohio – Franklin
9/23 – St. Ann Oktoberfest – Hamilton
9/23 – Soul Shine Blues Festival – Bascom
9/23 – Convoy Community Days
9/23 – Zion Lutheran Church Oktoberfest – Hamilton
9/23-9/24 – St. Jude Oktoberfest – Cincinnati
9/23-9/24 – Heritage Days Festival – South Charleston
9/23-9/24 – Germantown Pretzel FestivalMy Review
9/23-9/24 – Aullwood Apple Fest – Dayton
9/23-9/24 – Oktoberfest – Dayton
9/23-9/24 – St. Vincent Ferrer Festival – Cincinnati
9/24 – Sharonville Arts and Crafts Festival
9/29-9/30 – Oktoberfest – Wilmington
9/29-9/30 – Adams County Heritage Day – Tranquility
9/30 – Country Applefest – Lebanon – My Review

OCTOBER

10/6-10/7 – CliftonFest – Cincinnati
10/6-10/8 – Operation Pumpkin – Hamilton
10/6-10/8 – John R. Simon’s Sorghum Festival – West Portsmouth
10/6-10/8 – Donauschwaben Oktoberfest – Cincinnati
10/7 – Dayton German Club Oktoberfest
10/7 – Chocolate Festival – Dayton – My Review
10/7 – BARK-Tober Fest – Franklin
10/7 – Bend in the River Art and Music Festival – Cincinnati
10/7-10/8 – Spring Valley Potato Festival
10/7-10/8 – Sunflower Festival – Evendale
10/7-10/8 – Ohio Cider Fest – Lebanon
10/7-10/8 – Apple Butter Festival – Oxford
10/7-10/8 – Jungle Jim’s Weekend of Fire – Fairfield
10/7-10/8 – Wagner Subaru Outdoor Experience – Dayton
10/7-10/8 – Young’s Fall Farm Pumpkin Festival – Yellow Springs
10/7-10/29 (weekends) – Fall Farm Days – Clarksville
10/13-10/14 – Beer, Wine & Food Festival – Wyoming
10/13-10/15 – The Chillicothe Halloween Festival
10/13-10/15 – Wheat Ridge Olde Thyme Herb Festival & Harvest Celebration – West Union
10/14 – The Great Pumpkin Fest – West Chester
10/14 – Lebanon Oktoberfest
10/14 – Yellow Springs Street Fair My Review
10/14 – Pioneer Harvest Fest – Trotwood – My Review
10/14-10/15 – Enon Apple Butter Festival My Review
10/14-10/15 – Fairborn Fall Festival
10/14-10/15 – Sauerkraut Festival – Waynesville – My Review
10/18-10/21 – Circleville Pumpkin ShowMy Review
10/20-10/22 – Fall Festival of Leaves – Bainbridge – My Review
10/21 – Pug Bug Crawl – Cincinnati
10/21-10/22 – Black Walnut Festival – Camden
10/21-10/22 – Minges and Weber Family Pumpkin Festival – Harrison
10/27-10/28 – FallFest – Franklin
10/28 – Books by the Bank – Cincinnati
10/28-10/29 – Pumpkin Days – Lebanon

NOVEMBER

11/10-11/11 – Southern Ohio Indoor Music Festival – Wilmington
11/17-11/19 – Christmas in Historic Springboro FestivalMy Review
11/17-11/19 – Christkindlmarkt – Cincinnati
11/19 – A Taste of Lebanon (Fall) Mediterranean Food Festival – Cincinnati
11/24 – Dayton Holiday Festival
11/25-11/26 – Shandon Christmas in the Country

DECEMBER

12/1-12/3 – Christmas in the Village – Waynesville
12/2 – Lebanon Carriage Parade and Christmas Festival
12/2 – The Moonlight & Mistletoe Festival – Carlisle