Festivals and Fairs

Saturday, September 3

Happening thru:

Ohio Renaissance Festival, Waynesville

Step back in time for a day of feasts, festivities, and fearless feats that will thrill audiences of all ages.  Enjoy nearly 100 shows on 11 different stages, arts and crafts, games of skill, human-powered rides, costumed characters, and more.  There’s something for everyone at this annual gathering of Robin Hoods, damsels, swordsmen, pirates, and… Read more »

$$ Categories: Art, Crafts, Exhibits, Festivals and Fairs, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Sunday, September 4

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Old West Festival, Williamsburg

Grab your boots and mosey on over for a western-themed festival complete with old-fashioned, boot-stompin’ fun for the whole family.  Guests will be treated to gun fighting, old medicine and magic shows, a saloon, live bluegrass entertainment, an more.

$$ Categories: Exhibits, Festivals and Fairs, Living History, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Sawyer Point, Cincinnati

The traditional, end-of-summer blowout is here and families are invited for a fun-filled day of music, food, and of course, fireworks!

Categories: Festivals and Fairs, Music, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Monday, September 5

Montgomery Community Pool, Montgomery

Bring your four-legged friends for fun and games, including a Best Doggie Paddle and Longest Jump in the pool, short parade, and even more contests like Best Costume and Waggiest Tale.  Dogs can get a free nail trim by Professional Pet Grooming by Kathie, and kids can enjoy face painting and more.  Bring a non-perishable pet… Read more »

$ Categories: Animal Encounters, Festivals and Fairs Ages: All ages

Thursday, September 8

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Harvest Home Park, Cheviot

It’s “The Biggest Little Fair in Ohio!”  Join an annual parade through Cheviot, followed by a fair full of live entertainment, tasty food, amusement rides, 4-H animal and horticultural exhibits, plus horse, flower and art shows!

$ Categories: Art, Crafts, Festivals and Fairs, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Friday, September 9

Happening thru:

Saint Clement Catholic Church, Cincinnati

Enjoy food and games for all ages, along with rides, live entertainment, and a special “Sports Bar” area!

Categories: Festivals and Fairs, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Saturday, September 10

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Holy Family Parish, Cincinnati

Enjoy artisan vendors, food trucks and local craft beer in a street fair designed to benefit the mission and ministry of Holy Family Parish.

Categories: Festivals and Fairs, Fundraisers, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Erlanger Branch, Kenton County Public Library, Erlanger

Celebrate the end of summer with a Medieval Fall Faire.  Enjoy games, crafts, pony rides, and more, including craft vendors and food!

Categories: Crafts, Festivals and Fairs, Library Events Ages: All ages

Saturday, September 17

Imago Earth Center, Cincinnati

Enjoy local food and beverages, fun activities for the whole family, a silent auction filled with unique experiences, and of course great music … all while supporting Imago’s variety of environmental programs and preservation of urban nature.

$$ Categories: Festivals and Fairs, Music, Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Sunday, September 18

Boone Woods Park, Burlington

Enjoy the works of area artists, along with live music on the Creekside Stage, and check out all the scarecrows local residents have created over the summer.

Categories: Art, Crafts, Exhibits, Festivals and Fairs, Music, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Friday, September 23

Happening thru:

Learning Express Toys Crestview Hills, Crestview Hills

Learning Express of Crestview Hills will celebrate their birthday this weekend!  From 4 – 6 p.m. on Sept. 23, stop by to meet a minion.  From 11 a.m. – 1 p.m., kids can meet Marshall from Paw Patrol, then enjoy cupcakes from 2 – 4 p.m.  And on Sept. 25 from 11 a.m. 1 p.m.,… Read more »

Categories: Festivals and Fairs Ages: All ages

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Clifton, Cincinnati

Enjoy a free, weekend-long arts and music festival created by the local residents of Clifton, business owners, neighborhood sponsors and volunteers.

Categories: Art, Crafts, Exhibits, Festivals and Fairs, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Saturday, September 24

The O.F.F. Market, Cincinnati

Enjoy an open-air market featuring specialty food and beverage vendors, independent small businesses, artist, and farmers from across the region.

Categories: Exhibits, Festivals and Fairs, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Warren County Fairgrounds, Lebanon

Enjoy live entertainment, homemade crafts, and of course, tasty festival food in this family-friendly fall festival!

Categories: Crafts, Festivals and Fairs, Music, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Milford, Milford

The 11th Annual Art Affaire returns to Milford for a juried outdoor show featuring art and fine crafts in various mediums, including clay, drawing, glass, jewelry, leather, mixed media, photography, wood and more.

Categories: Art, Crafts, Festivals and Fairs, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

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Lebanon Mason & Monroe Railroad, Lebanon

Kick off fall with a train ride through the scenic countryside of Warren County, then enjoy tasty local produce, live entertainment and more during the Lebanon Country Applefest!

$$ Categories: Festivals and Fairs, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Newport on the Levee Plaza, Newport

Bring the family, your appetite and get ready to have some fun as you sample the Levee’s food choices (each food item is $3 or less), enjoy live music, and street performer entertainment throughout the day.

Categories: Festivals and Fairs Ages: All ages

Miami Meadows Park, Milford

Bring the family for a 5K run or a 1.8-mile walk through the park, all followed up by a fun fall festival!

$ Categories: Festivals and Fairs, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden, Cincinnati

More than just a fundraising walk, this annual event is a day of fun and celebration for families.  All proceeds benefit Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center’s Change the Outcome Campaign.  The walk includes a half-mile stroll through the Zoo, followed by fun and festivities.

$$ Categories: Festivals and Fairs, Fundraisers, Health and Safety, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Sunday, September 25

Art Off Pike, Covington

Enjoy this annual arts festival that features emerging artists, cultural enthusiasts, tasty food, and plenty of live entertainment.

Categories: Art, Crafts, Festivals and Fairs, Music Ages: All ages