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

Winter Days Festival – Vermilion, Ohio – My Experience

AUTHOR’S NOTES: This post documents my experience on January 26, 2019, but I first visited the Winter Days Festival in 2011. You can read that experience here: https://ohiofestivals.net/1-winter-days-festival-vermilion-january-15-2011/ **** Out at Mill Hollow, it was the perfect day for sledding… …carriage rides… …and a Winter Days Festival. Although lasting only … Read more

Pumpkin Festival – Huron, Ohio

The Pumpkin Festival takes place at the Huron Boat Basin, offering games and activities for families. There are usually inflatables, entertainment, art activities and a pumpkin drop. 2023 DATE: October 14, 2023Location: Huron Boat Basin330 Main StHuron, OH 44839Website: https://www.cityofhuron.org**** This post documents my experience on October 13, 2018. Out … Read more

56.) Harvest Moon Fall Festival Review – Bargersville, Indiana – September 22, 2018

In Bargersville, Indiana… …the Harvest Moon Fall Festival took place… …on both sides of the tracks that ran through town. One side consisted of vendor tables… …where festival goers could find seasonal crafts… …creative T-shirts (Heather Tees)… …and crystal gifts… …as well as dance academy info (Stage 1)… …games and … Read more

Sts. Peter and George Egyptian Festival – Westlake, Ohio

The Sts. Peter and George Egyptian Festival offers plenty of food, children’s activities, shopping and entertainment at select times. 2024 DATE: July 12-14, 2024Location: Sts. Peter and George Coptic Orthodox Church25800 Hilliard BlvdWestlake, OH 44145Website: https://spsg.church/egyptian-festival-2024/ **** This post documents my experience on October 7, 2017, when it was a … Read more

Ice-A-Fair – Vermilion, Ohio

Ice-A-Fair is a winter event that incorporates ice sculptures, trolley tours, and various activities. It sometimes coincides with a chocolate festival that takes place in the library. 2024 DATE: February 3, 2024Location: Downtown VermilionWebsite: https://www.mainstreetvermilion.org/ice **** This post documents my experience on February 4, 2017. On a sunny, winter day … Read more