My Favorite Ohio Festivals for July 2022

If you’ve recently looked at the Ohio Festival Guide, you will notice that there are a LOT of festivals going on this month. That’s why I’ve decided to give you a listing of the festivals I’ve personally visited and have really enjoyed. At the end of the post, I’ll list … Read more

Sunbury Sizzle and Sounds – Sunbury, Ohio

The Sunbury Sizzle and Sounds is a community festival that offers great local bands, food options, vendors and free kids’ area. 2024 DATE: August 17, 2024Location: Downtown SunburyWebsite: https://www.facebook.com/sunburysizzleandsounds/ **** I visited this festival first in 2011. You can read that experience at https://ohiofestivals.net/49-sunbury-sizzle-and-sounds-august-27-2011/This post documents my experience on August … Read more

Cleveland Kurentovanje Festival – Cleveland, Ohio

The Cleveland Kurentovanje Festival is a Slovenian Festival where lamb-skinned wearing Kurents ring bells to scare the winter away. Music, food and fun for all. 2024 DATE: February 10, 2024Location: Slovenian National Home6417 St Clair AveCleveland, OH 44103Website: https://www.clevelandkurentovanje.com/ **** I first visited this festival in 2014, which you can … Read more

My Favorite Festivals of 2019

AUTHOR’S NOTE: you can also read my listing of Favorite Festivals for 2017 and 2018. **** It’s that time of year again where I reflect on the year’s festivals and try to rank my experiences in some kind of order. This year, I’ve attended less festivals (30) than previous years, … Read more

Twins Days Festival – Twinsburg, Ohio

The Twins Days Festival is the largest gathering of twins and multiples in the world, offering food, music, vendors and more. 2024 DATE: August 2-4, 2024Location: Glenn Chamberlin Park10260 Ravenna RdTwinsburg, OH 44087Website: https://twinsdays.org/ ****My first visit to the festival was in 2010. You can read about that experience HERE. … Read more

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

Burning Snowman Fest – Port Clinton, Ohio

The Burning Snowman Fest works to bring the end of winter by burning a huge snowman sculpture and enjoying music, food and spirits. It’s an adults only event. 2024 DATE: February 24, 2024Location: 252 W Lakeshore DrivePort Clinton, OH 43452Website: https://www.facebook.com/BurningSnowman **** This post documents my experience on February 23, … Read more