Ashland, Ohio, offers plenty of summer fun for the whole family. From Live music and shopping to outdoor fun and festivals, here’s a look at some of Ashland’s most exciting summer events.
Music at the Patio
Kick back and enjoy some live entertainment with Music at the Patio. Held on Fridays and Saturdays throughout the summer at the South Street Grille, from 6-9 p.m.
Downtown Farmers Market
Every Wednesday from 4-6 p.m., you can head to Foundation Plaza to find some of the freshest local produce in Ashland. On top of the area’s finest fruits and veggies, you can also come here to find baked goods, honey, and handmade crafts.
Celebrate summer’s bounty at the annual Sunflower Festival, held Saturday, August 27, 2022. Held at Ashland Dickey Church of the Brethren, this exciting event promises games, live music, good food, and plenty of family-friendly fun.
Bigfoot Basecamp Weekend
Even if you aren’t in the business of tracking down cryptids, Bigfoot Basecamp Weekend is fun for anyone who wants to explore the outdoors. Join the Muskingum Watershed Conservancy District at Pleasant Hill Lake Park from Sept. 9-11 to partake in bushcraft survival workshops, wildlife tracking demonstrations, and more. There will even be Bigfoot-themed food trucks and souvenirs.
There’s no shortage of fun, family-friendly activities in the Ashland area. Before you hit the road and head to one of these events, don’t forget to bring your vehicle up to speed with routine maintenance from the service center at Bill Harris Auto Center.