Parade the Circle – Cleveland, Ohio

Parade the Circle is put on by The Cleveland Museum of Art. Along with the parade, there are plenty of activities, entertainment and food. 2024 DATE: June 8, 2024Location: Wade Oval10820 East BlvdCleveland, OH 44106Website: https://www.clevelandart.org/learn/community-arts/parade ****This post documents my experience on June 8, 2019. Out at University Circle… …families … Read more

45.) Dragon on the Lake Review – Lake Orion, Michigan – August 25, 2018

Through this gate… …you can find Lake Orion… …a place where teams practice on boats… …equipped with dragon heads… …for a Dragon Boat Festival called… …Dragon on the Lake. But while other dragon boat festivals took place in the racing area during the race… …most of this festival’s activities occurred … Read more

Euclid Wind Festival – Euclid, Ohio – My Experience

This post documents my experience on June 16, 2018. I headed to Sims Park… …where colorful stilt walkers posed (Pick Up Stix)… …bubbles floated every which way (Dr. U.R. Awesome)… …balloon creations were formed… …kite-flying was attempted (even with no wind present, unfortunately)… …and there was just a lot going … Read more

Columbus Children’s Festival – Dublin, Ohio

The Columbus Children’s Festival offers plenty of kids’ activities, food options and vendor offerings to meet any child’s necessity. There are also local athletic teams, schools, organizations and businesses that offer services and assistance to children. 2024 DATE: June 15, 2024Location: SportsOhio6314 Cosgray RdDublin, OH 43016Website: https://www.facebook.com/KidsLinked **** This post … Read more

Washboard Music Festival – Logan, Ohio

The Washboard Music Festival celebrates the locally manufactured washboard through music, food and fun. 2024 DATE: June 13-15, 2024Location: Downtown LoganWebsite: https://www.loganwashboardfestival.com/ ****This post documents my experience on June 15, 2018. Logan, Ohio is home to the Columbus Washboard Company… …the only manufacturer of handmade washboards in the United States… … Read more

Ashville Viking Festival – Ashville, Ohio

The Ashville Viking Festival celebrates through a Saxon Market, various forms of entertainment, re-enactors representing many times periods of history and a nice selection of food – including turkey legs. 2024 Dates: April 27-28, 2024Location: Ashville Community Park165 Walnut StAshville, OH 43103Website: https://ashvilleohvikingfestival.com/ ****AUTHOR’S NOTE: I first visited the Ashville … Read more

FireFish Festival – Lorain, Ohio

The FireFish Festival gives new life to downtown Lorain through art, music, food and more. At the end, a fish sculpture is lit on fire. 2024 DATE: September 21, 2024Location: Downtown LorainWebsite: https://www.facebook.com/firefishfestival/**** This post documents my experience on October 7, 2017. Along Broadway in downtown Lorain… …a band performance … Read more