Obetz Zucchinifest

Free admission, free concerts and everything zucchini at this four-day, family-friendly event! National entertainment rocks the Zucchinifest main stage in Fortress Obetz with free concerts on Saturday and Sunday. Local artists perform throughout the weekend. Get refreshed at the Zucchinifest Beer Garden while enjoying free entertainment. Monday is Kids Day featuring the Cincinnati Circus Company, COSI, and the Columbus Zoo. The midway has plenty of rides and games for kids of all age. More than 20 food vendors participate in the Festival so get your fill of flavorful zucchini items. There are dozens of arts and crafts vendors offering unique items for sale. Start growing your zucchini soon so you can participate in the zucchini judging. Prizes are awarded for biggest zucchini; smallest zucchini; most unusual; and best dressed. Show off your culinary skills by entering your dessert, relish, or zucchini bread into our culinary competition. If you love hot rods, don’t miss the Classic Car and Motorcycle Show. Notable events and attractions: Free Parking and Free Concerts with National Entertainers, COSI Science Spots, Columbus Zoo Animals, Cincinnati Circus Company, Car & Motorcycle Show, Pageant, Parade, Zucchini Judging Contest, Arts & Crafts and Food Vendors, Rides