OFEA News

The Summer Meeting Announcement has been posted in the Members Only section.

The 2016 festival calendar and festival pages have been updated on the website. The 2016 OFEA brochure, which contains festival details, is also available by clicking below.

View Our 2016 Brochure

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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

London Strawberry Festival

June 23-25, 2016

Our festival, celebrating our 34th Anniversary, takes place Thursday thru Saturday following Father's Day in historic downtown London. We feature a wide variety of strawberry foods. Enjoy our delicious strawberry shortcake, games, rides, free nightly entertainment, kiddie tractor pull, AC Cobra Car Show benefiting Cystic Fibrosis, 5K Race, open baby contest, royalty contest, Queen's Luncheon, Parade, crafts, unique attractions & shops. Join us for a "berry" good time.


Columbia Station Homecoming Festival

June 23-25, 2016

We've entertained visitors to at this annual event for over 65 years. Come join us for great food, fun rides, kids games, show-stopping bands, eating contests, a half marathon run and inline skate event, and a parade. We also feature a Fireworks display Saturday night and our Grand Parade Thursday night. Nightly entertainment will be showcased on the main stage.


Cy Young Days

June 24-26, 2016

Although Cy Young was born near Gilmore and lived most of his life near Peoli he considered Newcomerstown his hometown. Every year on the 4th weekend in June we hold the Cy Young Days Festival in honor of the Baseball Great! We have a parade, featuring a former Cy Young Award winner as Grand Marshall, the Cy Young Run, Rides, Games, Queen's Luncheon, Hit-A-Thon, Talent Show, Pet Show, Car Show, Bands, Food and Fun!!


Garrettsville SummerFest

June 24-26 2016

Featuring three stages of entertainment, Fireworks, Ohio's largest tractor parade, Canoe races on Silver Creek, $20,000/Truck Raffle, Grand Parade, 5K Run/1-mile Fun Walk benefit against Children's Glioma Cancer, Garrettsville Idol emceed by Big Chuck and Lil' John, St. Ambrose Church Chicken Fest, Car Cruise & Bike Show. Kid's Funland featuring rides and games.


Lorain International Festival

June 24-26, 2016

The 50th Annual Lorain International Festival celebrates the diverse cultural heritage of the "International City". Enjoy ethnic foods, pastries, crafts, non-stop entertainment, and a fun-filled kid's area. The International Parade with visiting Royalty takes place Sunday, June 26th at 11:30 AM. This year we will be spotlighting the Lorain International Association and the City of Lorain.