Official Travel and Lodging Guide Fairfield County, Ohio: Lancaster-Pickerington

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Festivals in Fairfield County Ohio

Native American Celebration – Fairfield County, Ohio

Date: January 18-19, 2014

Location: Fairfield County Fairgrounds, Lancaster, OH Lancaster, Ohio 43130
The Native American Celebration is held every January at the Fairfield County Fairgrounds in Lancaster.

Maple Tapping Festival

Date: March 8, 2014

Location: Alley Park S of Lancaster, Ohio off Rt 33 Lancaster, Ohio 43130
Watch tree tapping, visit the sugar house and pancake breakfast.

Community Days Festival

Date: May 9-11, 2014

Each year, the West Side United Neighbors Block Watch sponsors Community Days Festival in Lancaster, Ohio. Typically occurring on Mothers’ Day Weekend, this is a family-friendly, fun event with rides, games, music, and food. Free admission!

Lancaster Old Car Club

Date: June 7-8, 2014

Location: Fairfield County Fairgrounds Lancaster, Ohio 43130
Vintage cars, cruise-in, food, entertainment, fun for all.

Lancaster Festival

Date: Jul 17-26, 2014

Location: around town and at the Ohio University, Lancaster Branch Campus Lancaster, Ohio 43130
A World Class Celebration of Music and the Arts. Join the Lancaster Festival Orchestra, hundreds of musicians and artists for more than 75 performances during the 10 day Festival! Musical choices from Classical to Jazzy. An ArtWalk is held on the first Friday night 6 – 10 p.m.


Date: July 18, 2014

Location: Downtown Lancaster, Ohio Lancaster, Ohio 43130
Celebration of the Arts with visual and performance arts throughout downtown Lancaster from 6-10 pm. Free event that brings crowds of people to Lancaster.

Fairfield County Hot Air Balloon Festival

Date: Cancelled 2014

Location: Fairfield County Airport 3430 Old Columbjus Rd, NW, Ohio 43112
New events for 20143 include live entertainment, skydiving, cruise-in, kids entertainment, more. Free admission. Park $5

Baltimore Festival

Date: Cancelled 2014

Location: Johnson Park, 240 Summers Choice Dr Baltimore, Ohio 43105
Free Admission, Princess pageant, Ohio-Erie Canal tours, cruise-in Friday evening, 5K road race 7-9 a.m. and grand parade 10 a.m. Saturday, live entertainment, children’s events, raffle, prizes, games, rides, food and craft show.

Carroll Old Timers Festival

Date: August 23, 2014

Location: Downtown Carroll Carroll, Ohio 43112
Carroll Old Timers Festivals in downtown Carroll, Ohio 43112

Lithopolis Honeyfest

Date: September 5-6, 2014

Location: The Wagnalls Memorial Foundation 150 E Columbus St. Lithopolis, Ohio 43136
Celebrate National Honey Month at Ohio’s only honey festival! American Honey Queen, bee beard, honey, honey tasting, observation hives, honey extracting, honey made food, Honey Cook-Off. Fine quality artisans, live music, photo contest. Busy Beehive Kids Crafts Booth. Free parking. Free admission

Millersport Sweet Corn Festival

Date: August 27-30, 2014

Location: Millersport Historic Lions Park, Chautauqua Blvd Millersport,, Ohio 43046
Come enjoy the hot butter flavored sweet corn served fresh daily by the festival’s sponsors, the Millersport Lions Club. Festival hours: Wednesday through Friday 5 p.m. to 11 p.m., Saturday 11 a.m. to midnight. Free admission, fee charged for parking. Free brochure: Box 337, Millersport, Ohio 43046

Amanda Firefighters Festival

Date: September 11-13, 2014 Th-Fri 5-10pm, Sat Noon-10pm

Location: Downtown Amanda, Ohio 43102
Parade, rides, food, music, kiddie tractor pull, lots more great family-friendly activities. Free admission.

Frontier Spirit 1799

Date: September 27-29, 2014

Location: Alley Park Lancaster, Ohio 43130
The Frontier Players Association is proud to be presenting their annual production of Frontier Spirit 1799. The production will also emphasize the 1799 village highlighting numerous demonstrations including artillery firing, militia drill, and period trades. 18th century musicians will play throughout the day to entertain as you watch games common to the late 1700’s. A 1799 church service will be held at 9 am Sunday. Services are open to the public.

Fairfield County Fair

Date: October 5-11,2014

Location: Fair Ave. corner Columbus & Fair Lancaster, Ohio 43130
Last County fair of the year. Animals, rides, entertainment. Family fun.