(updated 11/04/2022)

Thank you to the Lake Erie Shores & Islands CVB for their support of the 2022 convention.


You have arrived at the home of the Ohio Festivals and Events Association. The Ohio Festivals and Events Association represent the finest community festivals and events throughout the state.

Looking for a member festival or event to attend? Find dates, location and other important information about a festival by visiting the Festivals and Events pages.

Looking for vendors, services, or entertainers for your festival or event? Visit the Associate Membership page.

Already a member Festival or Event. Visit the Members Only (password required) section for important announcements, meeting minutes, classifieds, registration forms and more.

To learn more about the Ohio Festivals and Events Association visit the About Us page.

Festivals or Events interested in becoming a member please visit the Become a Member page for information on the benefits of membership and how to apply.

Vendors and Entertainers interested in becoming an Associate Member can visit the Become An Associate Member page for more information.

Current and Upcoming Festivals

Dalton Holiday Festival

December 3-4, 2022

Dalton Holidays Festival is having our 46th annual festival on December 3rd and 4th, 2022. The theme for 2022 is Gingerbread Kisses and Christmas Wishes. Dalton is a small town near the heart of Amish Country in Ohio. We are right of Route 30 in Wayne County. On Friday night, the downtown hosts a holiday family friendly night of food, activities, and crowning of our Royalty. The festival is held on the first Saturday and Sunday in December. We have a craft show, parade, Mrs. Claus Pantry, raffles, food, Turkey Bowling, Royalty, and other fun activities for families. Come visit the Coolest Festival in Ohio!