Here is a list of current and upcoming Ohio festivals and events:
Through Sept. 3
River Days, on the riverfront, Portsmouth.
Van Wert County Fair, Van Wert.
Through Sept. 4
Fulton County Fair, Wauseon.
Through Sept. 6
Wellston Coal Festival, streets of historic downtown Wellston.
Morgan County Fair, McConnelsville.
Highland County Fair, Hillsboro.
Through Sept. 7
Hardin County Fair, Kenton.
Blooms & Butterflies, Franklin Park Conservatory, E. Broad St.,
Through Sept. 15
Fiber Art Exhibit, Conneaut Community Center, Buffalo St.,
Through Sept. 30
Patterns from the Past: Quilts of Northern Ohio, Hayes
Presidential Center, Spiegel Grove, corner of Hayes & Buckland
Through Oct. 4
Aullwood Art Quilt Exhibit, Marie S. Aull Education Center,
Aullwood Rd., Dayton.
Through Oct. 5
Exhibit: Out of Africa-Treasures From the Josef Floch Memorial
Collection, Columbus Museum of Art, E. Broad St., Columbus.
Through Oct. 12
Art and Animal Exhibit, Zanesville Art Center, Military Rd.,
Autumn and the Arts, Penitentiary Glen Reservation,
Kirtland-Chardon Rd., Kirtland.
Historic Delaware County Quilts, Ross Art Museum, S. Sandusky
Through Oct. 19
Exhibit: Bicycles in Flight, WACO Field and Aircraft Museum, S.
County Rd. 25A, Troy.
Exhibition: Sam Clow Bird Carvings, Johnson-Humrickhouse Museum,
N. Whitewoman St., Coshocton.
Through Oct. 19 (Sat-Sun)
Ohio Renaissance Festival, Renaissance Park, state Route 73,
Through Oct. 25 (Wed & Sat)
Lancaster's Downtown Farmer's Market, corner Memorial Dr. & W.
Wheeling St., Lancaster.
Through Oct. 26
Cowvin's Corny Maze, Young's Jersey Dairy, Yellow Springs.
Exhibit: Listen to the Rails-Marion, Crossroads of History,
Heritage Hall, E. Church St., Marion.
Through Oct. 30 (Thursdays)
Lighthouse Cruisers/Classic Cars, Conneaut Twp. Park, Lake Rd.,
Through Oct. 31
Iron Spring Farm Corn Maze, state Route 103 E., New Washington.
A Period of Perspective: The Art of Gertrude Penfield
Seiberling, Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens, N. Portage Path, Akron.
Through Nov. 2
Exhibit: Quilting Heritage of Wayne County, Wayne County
Historical Society, E. Bowman St., Wooster.
Through Nov. 2 (Fridays)
Grape Escape Wine Tasting Train, through the Cuyahoga Valley
National Park, departs from Independence, Boston Mills, Akron,
Canton and Peninsula.
Through Nov. 8
Quilting: African American Women's History, National
Afro-American Museum & Cultural Center, Brush Row Rd.,
Through Nov. 11
Lima Company Memorial-A Tribute to Our Fallen Marines, Ohio
Through Dec. 1 (Saturdays)
Child Friendly Tours, James A. Garfield National Historic Site,
Mentor Ave., Mentor.
Through Dec. 19
100 Years of Hoover Legacy, Hoover Historical Center, E. Maple
St., North Canton.
Through Dec. 30 (Fri-Sat-Sun)
Flea Market, Hocking Hills Market, U.S. 33 and state Route 374,
Through Dec. 31
MotoStars: Celebrities & Motorcycles, Motorcycle Hall of Fame
Museum, Yarmouth Dr., Pickerington.
Through June 30, 2009
Exhibit: Awesome-Ness, Motorcycle Hall of Fame Museum, Yarmouth
Fredericktown Tomato Show, S. Main St., Fredericktown.
Albany Independent Fair, Albany.
Reynoldsburg Tomato Festival, Civic Park, Daugherty Dr.,
Belmont County Fair, St. Clairsville.
Sternwheel Rockin' Rib Fest, Lafayette Hotel Parking Lot,
Cruisin' Nite, downtown Pemberville.
Good Time Quilters Show, Trinity Lutheran Church, W. Mound St.,
Ohio World Organization of China Painters Art Show, Lancaster
Inn, N. Memorial Dr., Lancaster.
Popcorn Festival, Center St., Marion.
Art Show and Educational Convention, The Lancaster Inn, N.
Memorial Dr., Lancaster.
H.O.B.O. Days, Iddings Park, Bradford.
National Baptist Convention, Duke Energy Center, Elm St.,
Sept. 4-Nov. 9
Fall Activities at Sweetapple Farm, Sweetapple Rd., Marietta.
Pet Fest & Pet Parade, Olde Pickerington Village, W. Columbus
Fall Wine TastInn, The Inn & Spa at Cedar Falls, state Route
Columbus Food & Wine Affair, Franklin Park Conservatory, E.
Broad St., Columbus.
ChickenFest, Lake Anna Park, Barberton.
World 100, Eldora Speedway, New Weston.
Art & Music Festival, Majestic Theater, E. Second St.,
New Knoxville Fall Festival, Community Park, New Knoxville.
Longaberger Heritage Days, Longaberger Homestead, Raiders Rd.,
AACW Blues Fest, Antioch Amphitheater, Yellow Springs.
Mantua Potato Festival, Buchert Park, E. High St., Mantua.
Goodguys DuPont Blue Suede Cruise, Summit Motorsports Park,
state Route 18, Norwalk.
Bentonville Harvest Festival, Bentonville.
Ohio State Trappers Association, Allen County Fairgrounds, Lima.
Hot Times Community Arts Festival, Columbus Health Dept.,
Parsons Ave., Columbus.
Shelby County Applefest, downtown Sidney.
Ohio River Sternwheel Festival, Ohio River Levee, Marietta.
Ohio Buckeye Draft Horse Assoc. Show, Roberts Arena, state Route
Lake County PerchFest, Fairport Harbor Lakefront Park, Fairport
Greek-American Festival, Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral,
N. Superior St., Toledo.
German Village Oktoberfest, Genoa Park, downtown riverfront,
Clinton County Corn Festival, Clinton County Fairgrounds,
Black Swamp Arts Festival, downtown Bowling Green.
Herb Fair, Quailcrest Farm, Armstrong Rd., Wooster.
Arts in the Park, DeRivera Park, Put-in-Bay.
Coin Operated Game Auction, Buckeye Building, Ohio Expo Center,
Napoleon Fall Festival, Henry County Fairgrounds, Napoleon.
Ride For Jordan II, Hamilton Freshman Building Parking Lot,
corner of Washington Blvd. and West Elkton, Hamilton.
Stone Lab Annual Open House, Gibraltar Island, Put-in-Bay.
Herb Harvest Festival, Rotary Pavilion, Hicksville.
WACO Music Festival, WACO Field and Aircraft Museum, County Rd.
Bluegrass Festival, downtown Mansfield.
Dog Day at the Beach, Ottawa Metro Park Beach, Ada Rd., Lima.
Late Night Logan, original town center, Main St. & surrounding
Columbus Book Festival, The King Arts Complex, Mt. Vernon Ave.,
Dancing on the Bridge, Malvern.
Woodcarvers Show, Merry-Go-Round Museum, Jackson St., Sandusky.
Geneva Kiwanis Club -Antique & Collectables Show, Geneva
Elementary School Grounds, Eagle St., Geneva.
Harvest Festival & Rib Cook-Off, downtown Berlin.
Amherst Centre Craft Show, Lake Ave. at Amherst Rd., Massillon.
Clintonville Arts & Music Festival, Whetstone Park, N. High St.,
Treasure Island Day & Butterfly Festival, Old Stone Church and
Museum, Kelleys Island.
Olde Thyme Fayre, Twp. Square, Twinsburg.
Lithopolis Honeyfest, Wagnall's Memorial, E. Columbus St.,
Lakewood Community Festival, Madison Ave., Lakewood.
Grub & Suds Motorcycle Event, Ottawa St., Elmore.
Festifair, uptown Marysville.
Fall Cruise-In, downtown Greenville.
Covered Bridge Festival, E. Fifth St., Marysville.
Fort Meigs Monument 100th Anniversary, W. River Rd.,
Fall Downtown Cruise-In & Car Show, Main St., downtown Fairborn.
Antique Arms Show, Rock Financial Showplace, Novi, Mi.
Green's Farm Heritage Days, Thrailkill Rd., Orient.
Popcorn Festival, Beavercreek.
Log Cabin Days, Blakeslees Log Cabin, Seven Hills Rd.,
Austinburg Country Days, Twp. Park, Austinburg.
Starving Artists Fall Arts and Crafts Festival, Ohio Library
Park, Central Ave., Miamisburg.
Art in the Park, Fred Fuler Park, Middlebury Rd., Kent.
Autumn in the Woods, Shaker Woods Grounds, County Line Rd.,
Tracks to the Past, N.W. Ohio Railroad Preservation, Inc.,
County Rd. 99, Findlay.
Pioneer Days, Historic Lyme Village, state route 4, Bellevue.
Great Miami River Days, Neilan Blvd., Hamilton.
Fall Festival, French Creek District, Detroit Rd., Avon.
Wayne County Fair, Wooster.
Williams County Fair, Montpelier.
Fall Finale, Wahkeena Preserve, Pump Station Rd., Sugar Grove.
Sept. 6-21 (Sat-Sun)
Yankee Peddler Festival, Clay's Park Resort, 2 miles south of
Ohio routes 21 and 93, Canal Fulton.
Sept. 6-Oct. 31 (Sat-Sun)
Autumn Fest, Brumbaugh Fruit Farm, Hollansburg-Arcanum Rd.,
Glen Helen Association Pancake Breakfast, Outdoor Education
Center Lodge, Yellow Springs.
The Great Lake Escape Triathlon, East Harbor Sate Park,
9-11 Remembrance Run, Shenandoah Lounge, state Route 43,
Johnny Appleseed Wood Carvers Show, Kingwood Center, Mansfield.
Randolph Fall Bonanza Swap Meet, Randolph Fairgrounds, Randolph.
Paper, Postcard and Book Show, Veterans Memorial, W. Broad St.,
Ebony Fashion Fair, Capitol Theatre, Riffe Center, S. High St.,
Westland Band Boosters Cruise-In, Galloway Rd., Galloway.
Toys To Share Reality Dreams Open Horse Show, Fairfield County
Sylvania Arts Festival, Lourdes College, Convent Blvd.,
All Horse Parade, Delaware County Fairgrounds, Delaware.
Sherman House Museum Garden Party, Sherman House, E. Main St.,
Car Show, Main St., Felicity.
Shaffer's Carnation Week Car, Truck and Bike Show, Shaffer's
Fall Fest at Rabbits Foot, Rabbits Foot Garden Center, Weymouth
Hocking County Fair, Logan.
Guernsey County Fair, Old Washington.