Community and Local Events

Streetsboro Ohio is located near all the hottest events. From festivals to fairs to concerts we put you near all the action. There is so much to do all year round.

June 1-4, 2017

West Side Story - The Cleveland Orchestra

Severance Hall, 11001 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio  44106-1796
Phone: 216-231-7300
For more information and tickets:


June 3, 2017

Art & Wine Festival
Location: Homeown Bank Plaza
203 N Water St., Kent
"The 2017 Main Street Kent Art & Wine Festival will feature artists, wineries, food and music from all over the state of Ohio! A full day of live music, great art, delicious wine and food in downtown Kent -- a hugely popular attraction for residents and visitors to Kent. Presented in partership with the Kent State University College of the Arts. Entry to the event is free; wine tasting tickets available for purchase day of event only. $20 for a commemorative wine glass and ten taste tickets."

June 20-July 9, 2017
An American in Paris

Playhouse Square

1501 Euclid Avenue, Suite 200
Cleveland, OH 44115
(216) 771-4444

June 24-25, 2017 Old European Days, Bierfest
3871 Ranfield Rd., Brimfield Township
Join us for the German Family Society's Annual Old European Days & Bierfest. Bring the kids for games, dancing and live music. Visit our beer garden and experience real European style food! Entrance price is $5 (free for children 12 and younger).

June 30-July 2, 2017 Mesopotamia Ox Roast 
Mesopotamia Fire Department - #39 
8800 State Rout 534, Mesopotamia, OH 44439 
Tele: 440-693-4602 

July 1, 2017 Heritage Festival
Downtown Kent

July 7-9, 2017

Cain Park Arts Festival
Dates: July 7-9, 2017
Time: Friday 3-8pm Free Admission 
Saturday 10am-8pm 13 & older: $5 per person
(12 & under: Free) 
Sunday 12 noon-5pm 13 & older: $5 per person
(12 & under: Free)
The Cain Park Arts Festival is a juried fine arts and fine crafts event, featuring the work of up to 150 artists approximately 25 of these artists are award winners from the previous year who were automatically accepted into the next year's show.


July 15, 2017

Kent Blues Fest
Downtown Kent
The Annual Kent Blues Fest is back! Enjoy free live blues acts at over 20 Kent locations. Visit their website to see the full list of participating venues, artists, and schedule.

July 21-23, 2017

St. Joseph's of Mantua 54th Ox Roast Fair
Date: July 21-23, 2017
Time: Noon – 10PM
Location: St. Joseph Catholic Church, 11045 St. Joseph Blvd., Mantua, OH
Admission: Free
Parking: Only $5.00 per vehicle
SUNDAY ONLY: $1.00 off parking per vehicle with non-perishable donation at Fair's entrance for Mantua's Food Cupboard, the 4C's
"Largest 3-day fair in Northern Portage County"


July 21-23, 2017

Cleveland Irish Cultural Festival
Times: Fri 5pm-11pm | Sat 1pm-11pm | 1pm-10pm | Sun Mass 11:30am
Rain or shine
Admission: Adults $12 | Children Under 10 FREE
Free Parking
Location: 164 Eastland Road, Berea, OH 44017 


July 27-30, 2017

Streetsboro Family Days

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July 29, 2017 Kent Potterfest
Time: Noon - 9pm
Place: Downtown Kent
Downtown Kent transforms into all things Harry Potter!

August 4-6, 2017

Twins Day Festival
Twinsburg, OH

For more information

August 4-6, 2017

Greater Youngstown Italian Fest 
August 4-6, 2017
Downtown Youngstown


August 12-15, 2017 119th Annual Feast of the Assumption
Saturday, August 12 – Noon to Midnight 
Sunday, August 13 – Noon to 11 pm
Monday, August 14 – 6 pm to Midnight 
Tuesday, August 15 - Noon to 11 pm (Solemn Mass at 10 am/Procession following Mass)
Location: Little Italy, Cleveland, Ohio


August 12-27, 2017

35th annual Shaker Woods Festival 
Dates: August 12-13, 19-20, 26-27, 2017
This popular festival features over 200 of the best juried craftspeople in the country. Each craftsperson will be dressed in Shaker period clothing while demonstrating and selling their remarkable handmade wares. Stroll rustic paths throughout the beautifully manicured woods and visit the many booths, while enjoying the aroma of great country cooking and the sound of free entertainment located at three different stages throughout the woods. For information, call 330-482-0214.
Shaker Woods Grounds, 44337 County Line Rd, Columbiana, OH 44408


August 18-19, 2017

Immaculate Conception Music, Food & Cruise-In Festival
Date: August 18-19, 2017
Location: 225 Sycamore, Ravenna, Ohio
Parking thoughout downtown Ravenna.


August 30, 2017 4th Annual Octane Nights On Main Street - Celebrate Portage
Time: 5PM-9PM
Octane Nights"1340 E. Main Street, Ravenna, OH
Facebook event page.
Free Admission - Kid Friendly
Octane Nights On Main Street – Celebrate Portage will be Wednesday, August 30, 2017. This is our HUGE Car Cruise where we shut the road down for ¼ mile from Mongoose Motorsports to A&W. This will be our 4th year Celebrating Portage! 2014 was our first year and we had over 700 cars in attendance with spectators everywhere! 2015 brought over 900 cars with thousands of spectators as well! In 2016 Mother Nature decided to rain on us all day long and we still had 860 cars in attendance!! The spectators didn't disappoint either!! We hope to see you this year at our family friendly event! Stay tuned for more information!! This is one event you don't want to miss!!

September 2-3, 2017

Made in Ohio Festival 
Location: Hale Farm & Village
Bath, OH
10 am – 5 pm each day

The Made in Ohio Art & Craft Festival features Ohio artisans, local restaurants and all that Hale Farm & Village has to offer!
The $5 admission fee includes one day admission to the art festival as well as the grounds, buildings and period craft demonstrations at Hale Farm & Village.

Our vendors include jewelry artists, potters, carvers, glass artists, soap and lotion makers, quilters and a variety of unique crafters. You will be amazed at the variety of the vendors and the one-of-a-kind finds! In addition, we have a variety of food vendors and local wines and beers. These two days are all about Ohio! Let's celebrate our incredible state!


September 9-10, 2017

Art in the Park
Saturday, Sept. 9 - 10am-6pm
Sunday, Sept 10 - 11am-5pm
Location: Fred Fuller Park, Kent

This event has something for everyone, talented artists, gourmet foods, live music on 2 stages, children's art area, a youth artist tent, Sylvia Coogan Scholarship silent auction, demonstrations throughout the 2 days, friendly staff and free admission and free parking.

September 23, 2017 Oktoberfest
Time: Noon - 10pm
Franklin Avenue, Franklin Ave, Kent, OH 44240
Seasonal beers, German food, live entertainment, dancing & Hans the Squirrel!

September 30, 2017 Kent Creativity Festival
Location: Kent State Esplande
An event where everyone can be an artist! Art activities, live entertainment!

December 2, 2017 Festival of Lights
Time: 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Downtown Kent
Santa visits downtown Kent! Watch him come in on the train, Christmas lights, carolers, horse drawn carriage rides!

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More events will be listed as we become aware of them.
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