OFEA News

(updated 04/29/2019)

The 2019 festival season is underway! Please see the full event list for details.

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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

Willard's Festival In The Park

June 26-29, 2019

Join us for our 33rd annual Festival in the Park as the community comes together to celebrate with four evenings of family-friendly entertainment. We are honored to be hosting Ohio Flags of Honor in conjunction with the festival with opening ceremony on Friday, June 28 at 7:00 PM. Other activities include nightly entertainment, carnival rides, sports tournaments, vintage baseball, bands, food, fireworks on Saturday night and more!



Garrettsville SummerFest

June 28-30, 2019

Featuring three stages of entertainment, fireworks, Ohio's Largest Tractor Parade, Grand Parade, 5k run/1-mile fun walk to benefit Children's Glioma Cancer, Garrettsville Idol emceed by Big Chuck & Lil' John, St. Ambrose Church Chicken Fest, eating contests, car cruise, Kid's Funland featuring rides and games, and a car/cash raffle.



Lorain International Festival

June 28-30, 2019

The Lorain International Festival is held the last full weekend in June, and celebrates the rich diversity and ethnic heritage of the "Melting Pot" city, Lorain, Ohio. The festival is held along the Black River and the shores of Lake Erie. Come celebrate this one-of-a-kind festival and our "International City" through ethnic food, crafts, and entertainment!



Ashville 4th Of July Celebration

June 30 - July 4, 2019

Come celebrate our nation's independence in Ashville. Our five-day celebration features our famous fish fry where we'll be frying over 2,500 lbs of perch. Free entertainment daily, three parades including the Grand Parade at 11:00 AM on July 4th, lots of great food and a large midway make Ashville the place to be. Fireworks at 10:00 PM on July 4th.