OFEA News

(updated 02/28/2021)

2021 Festivals have been approved to re-open. We hope to see you soon.

Welcome!

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

Celina Lake Festival

July 23-25, 2021

Located in downtown Celina and on the beautiful shore of Grand Lake, we are a free, fun-filled family event featuring food, crafts, and entertainment. Our Friday night schedule includes fireworks, Amphicar Swim-in and a Cruise-in. Saturday features a car show, boat poker run, and our parade at 6:30 PM. Sunday concludes the event with a kiddie fishing derby, and kiddie and adult tractor pulls.




Carey Fest

August 6-7, 2021

Celebrating 40 years of good food, great music, and hometown fun and games! Carey Fest features regional and local entertainment, games, rides, food, demonstrations, magic, and a wide array of music in downtown Carey. Other events include: 3-on-3 basketball tournament, Twilight 5K race, Civil War encampment and much more. Our parade begins at 3:00 PM on Saturday.



Garrettsville SummerFest

August 6-8, 2021

Featuring three stages of entertainment, fireworks, huge Tractor Parade, Grand Parade, 5K run/1-mile fun walk to benefit Children's Glioma Cancer, Garrettsville Idol emceed by Lil' John Rinaldi, eating contests, car cruise, Kid's Funland featuring rides and games, and a huge 50/50 raffle.