This weekend, the Annual “Johnny Appleseed Festival” opens with a celebration of Johnny Appleseed’s 204th birthday. Two days of entertainment on different stages, handmade crafts, paired with mouth-watering food like Apple Butter Barbeque Ribs. The Johnny Appleseed Festival is also the kick-off weekend for Pumpkin Village at Mapleside Farms in Brunswick. More info: http://bit.ly/1J2Blh0.
It’s a Pooch Palooza Parade at Liberty Residence I in Wadsworth on Saturday from 9 a.m. to noon. Contest categories include Best Dressed, Most Personality, Judges’ Choice, Most Unique Trick and Owner Look-a-Like. Registration is $5. Details: http://bit.ly/1iCdvUj.
It’s also the Wadsworth Community Dog Park Association’s meet and greet on Saturday from noon until 3 p.m. Meet your association members and find out how you can volunteer. More info: http://on.fb.me/1KcOh4V.
It’s the Wadsworth Props and Pistons Festival on Saturday from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. What a great opportunity for the community to come out and see a variety of airplanes along with an Antique and Street Rod Car Show, plus get a free flight for kids ages 8-17 and flights (fee applies) for adults. Details: https://www.facebook.com/wpapf.
Fly away Saturday with the Kite Fest at Medina County Buckeye Woods Park. The Walk for Recovery is scheduled for 1:30 p.m. More info: http://bit.ly/1XT20YG.
Hinckley’s Annual Community Garage Sale will be held Saturday and Sunday. In the parking lot of Hinckley Elementary School is where you can get a map of participating homes.
Dozens of art & craft booths will cover downtown Hartville sidewalks on Saturday. Live music and great food, plus kids crafts — and it’s all free! More info: http://bit.ly/1NlVtB0.
The Baby, Tot & Bigger Show is an informative and exciting celebration for new and growing families. The event will provide information on health and wellness, child care services, pediatrics, breastfeeding, financial services and more at Belden Village on Saturday. Details: http://on.fb.me/1L6meZO.
The Bob Meister Special Needs Kids Fishing Derby for kids 4-18 is this weekend at Sippo Lake Park. Reservations are required: http://bit.ly/1KcPARe.
There are lots of festivals taking place this weekend, including my old stomping grounds with the The Mantua Potato Festival, the Yankee Peddler Festival in Canal Fulton and the Wayne County Fair — to name a few. List of festivals: http://bit.ly/OhioFestivalsSchedule.
Enjoy a free family friendly car show at Kent State Stark Campus and Stark State College this Sunday for Carnival of Wheels: http://cantoncarnivalofwheels.com/.
Hudson is hosting a low cost Fall Harvest Festival at Case-Barlow Farm. Enjoy hayrides and pony rides, crafts and games. Plus, farm animals, candle dipping, butter making, antique cars and trucks and more on Sunday. More info: http://bit.ly/1KcQayr
Finally, all grandparents get in free to the Cleveland Zoo for grandparents day Sunday 🙂
Follow this link for a Fall Fun Guide, Pumpkin Patches, Fall Fests & more: http://northeastohiofamilyfun.com/