Upcoming Fairs and Festivals

Staff Writer

August 2-8
Auglaize County Fair 
Wapakoneta, Ohio
From free entertainment for kids and adults to rides and food stands. From junior fair exhibits to a cheerleader competition the Auglaize County Fair has something for everyone to enjoy.

August 6-9
World’s Longest Yard Sale 
Find great deals and steals during the world’s longest garage sale right along US 127.

August 13-16 
St. Marys, Ohio
The annual SummerFest in 2014 has a 5K run, co-ed volleyball tournament, car show, corn hole tournament, softball games and a parade as well food stands, rides and entertainment for the whole family.

August 14-20
Mercer County Banner Fair
Celina, Ohio
The fair will also offer free entertainment, food stands, junior fair exhibits, the crowning of Junior Fair King and Queen, rides for the kids and much more.

August 14-16
New Bremen, Ohio
The 2015 Bremenfest celebration will involve musical performances, Little Miss and Queen Pageants, cheer competition, fun run, bike tour, car show and chili cook-off. Mud volleyball, dodgeball and a parade as well as rides and food will keep the whole family entertained all weekend long.

August 22-23
Governor’s Cup Regatta
Celina, Ohio
Boat racing returns to Grand Lake St. Marys with opening ceremonies Saturday at noon. The trophy presentation will be held 30 minutes after the last heat on Sunday. Pancake breakfasts each morning and food concession stands along Lake Shore Drive will be available.

September 6
125th Annual Fryburg Homecoming

September 25-26
New Bremen, Ohio

September 26
Second-Ever Grand Lake Marathon 
St. Marys and Celina, Ohio
Come cheer on the more than one thousand runners who are expected to take part in this event. The half marathon ends in downtown St. Marys while the marathon ends in Celina. 

October 2-4
Oktoberfest, Minster, Ohio
Free entertainment from rock music to traditional German Polka, food stands and beer stands all weekend long. Traditional German fare and Beer Tray Relay bring people from all over. 
There will be the annual Little Miss and Miss Oktoberfest competitions, the annual 10K race and craft show and much more available all weekend long.

October 18
Miami Erie Canal
Walk with Nature & Fall Festival
St. Marys, Ohio
The walk starts at noon in Memorial Park in St. Marys. A Craft show and non profit booths will be set up as well.