Dayton Area Festivals – August/September

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AUGUST

Fulton Farm’s Sweet Corn Festival
August 23-24 – Troy, OH

Clifton Gorge Music and Arts Festival
August 28-29 – Clifton, OH

AleFest Dayton
August 29 – Dave Hall Plaza, Downtown Dayton, OH

Hidden Valley Fruit Farm – The Grape Escape
August 29-30 – Lebanon, OH

SEPTEMBER

The Fair at New Boston
September 5-6 – George Rogers Clark Park, Springfield, OH

Ohio Renaissance Festival
September 5-October 25 – Harveysburg, OH

Holiday at Home
September 6-7 – Shroyer Rd & Lincoln Park Blvd, Kettering, OH

Taste of Hudson
September 6-7 – Historic Downtown Hudson, OH

Italian Fall Festa
September 11-13 – Bella Villa Hall, Kettering, OH

Vandalia Oktoberfest
September 11-13 – Vandalia Sports Complex on Stonequarry Road, Vandalia, OH

Buttercream Festival
September 12 – 810 E. Dixie Drive, West Carrollton, OH

Cyclops Fest
September 12 – John Byran Center, Downtown Yellow Springs, OH

Beavercreek Popcorn Festival
September 12-13 – Dayton-Xenia Rd, Beavercreek, OH

Xenia Community Festival
September 18-19 – Shawnee Park, Xenia, OH

Taste of Troy
September 19 – Troy Ohio

Hidden Valley Fruit Farm – Apple Daze
September 19-20 – Lebanon, OH

Preble County Pork Festival
September 19-20 – Preble County Fairgrounds, Eaton, OH

The Dayton Art Institute Oktoberfest
September 25-27 – The Dayton Art Institute, Dayton, OH

Old Timers Days
September 25-27 – Greene County Fairgrounds, Xenia, OH

Tipp City Mum Festival
September 25-27 – Tipp City, OH

Country Applefest
September 26 – Warren County Fairgrounds, Lebanon, OH

Fort Ancient Bluegrass Festival
September 26 – Fort Ancient, Oregonia, OH

Aullwood’s Apple Fest
September 26-27 – Aullwood Audubon Center and Farm, Dayton, OH

Germantown Pretzel Festival
September 26-27 – Veterans Memorial Playground, Germantown, OH

Prairie Days, Greenville
September 26-27 – Shawnee Prairie Preserve, Greenville, OH

Pyramid Hill Art Fair
September 26-27 – Pyramid Hill Sculpture Park & Museum, Hamilton, OH

Local Fall Festivals – August/September 2015

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There are always plenty of options for entertainment in the tri-state area. Whether you’re looking for good food, spirits, music, art, shopping, family-friendly or all of the above, Greater Cincinnati has something right up your alley. Take a look a just a few of the events coming up in August and September.

AUGUST

Great Inland Seafood Festival
August 13-16 – Festival Park, Newport, KY

Food Truck Rally
August 14 – The Square at Union Centre, West Chester, OH

Miami County Fair
August 14-20 – Miami County Fairgrounds, Troy, OH

Mayesfest – Bluegrass Festival
August 15 – Bellevue Beach Park, Bellevue, KY

Festival on the Lake
August 15 – A.J. Jolly Lake, Alexandria, KY

Battery Hooper Days
August 15-16 – James A. Ramage Civil War Museum, Covington, KY

Cincy Brew Ha-Ha
August 20-22 – Sawyer Point, Cincinnati, OH

Bootyard Bash
August 22 – Washington Park, Cincinnati, OH

Beer, Wine and Food Festival
August 28-29 – Wyoming, OH

Taste of Blue Ash
August 28-29 – Blue Ash Summit Park, Blue Ash, OH

Germany Society Oktoberfest
August 28-30 – Germania Society of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH

Red Bull Soapbox Race Cincinnati
August 29 – Mt. Adams Bar District, Cincinnati, OH

Taste of OTR
August 29 – Washington Park, Over-the-Rhine, Cincinnati, OH

AleFest Dayton
August 29 – Dave Hall Plaza, Downtown Dayton, OH

For additional August events, go here.

SEPTEMBER

Alexandria Fair and Horse Show
September 2-7 – Alexandria Fairgrounds, Alexandria, KY

Incline District Street Fair
September 5 – Incline District, 3001 Price Avenue in Price Hill, Cincinnati, OH

Cruise-A-Palooza
September 5 – Coney Island, Cincinnati, OH

Rubber Duck Regatta
September 6 – Purple People Bridge/Serpentine Wall, Cincinnati, OH

Riverfest (WEBN Fireworks)
September 6 – Ohio River (Riverfront in Northern Kentucky and Cincinnati)

Ohio Renaissance Festival
September 5-October 25 – Harveysburg, OH

MainStrasse Village Oktoberfest
September 11-13 – MainStrasse Village, Covington, KY

Longstone Street Festival
September 12 – 200 Main Street, Milford, OH

Old West Festival
September 12-October 18 – Williamsburg, OH

Cincy Comicon
September 12-13 – Northern Kentucky Convention Center, Covington, KY

Cincinnati Hispanic Fest
September 12-13 – Hamilton County Fairgrounds in Carthage, Cincinnati, OH

Oktoberfest-Zinzinnati
September 18-20 – Downtown Cincinnati, OH

Cincinnati Comic Expo
September 18-20 – Duke Energy Convention Center, Cincinnati, OH

Fifty Fest
September 19 – Fifty West Brewing, Cincinnati, OH

Lantern Fest
September 19 – Kentucky Speedway, Sparta, KY

Newport Oktoberfest
September 25-27 – Festival Park, Newport, KY

MidPoint Music Festival
September 25-27 – Downtown Cincinnati, OH

Fort Ancient Bluegrass Festival
September 26 – Fort Ancient, Oregonia, OH

Taste of the Levee
September 27 – Newport on the Levee, Newport, KY

For additional September events, go here.

What events are on your calendar every year?

Ja! Ja! Dayton Oktoberfest is September 27-29, 2013 at The Dayton Art Institute

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It’s going to be a great weekend to be out and about. And, it you live in Dayton, Ohio, and are feeling a little German, then plan on attending the Oktoberfest. It’s from September 27-29, 2013 at The Dayton Art Institute.

What’s happening at the Oktoberfest? Lots!

  • German (as well as American) food to try
  • Domestic, international and craft beers to sip (Go here for more information about Dayton craft breweries
  • Activities for the kids
  • Live music including some fun polka and German bands!

Now, if you are “into” the football scene, do not worry. The festival will have four large-screen monitors airing the games.

Need more information? Go here.

Prost!