LORAIN COUNTY FAIR, Monday Aug 21- Sunday Aug 27 in Wellington. TUE: Dustin Lynch at 7:30; WED: LOCO TRUCK PULL, featuring the return of the big rigs at 7pm; FRI: NTPA Grand National Pull at 6pm; FRI: SAT: Combine Derby & Truck Derby at 7pm; SUN: Demolition Derby at 4pm.
FOOD TRUCK WARS, Monday Aug 21-Sunday Aug 27, Cedar Point, with samples from up to 20 food trucks from Ohio and Michigan.
NEW PERSPECTIVE FOUNDATION BBQ CHICKEN DINNER, Friday Aug 25, 4-6:30, Briar Middle School, Perkins, ahead of the Perkins vs. Huron football game. Fundraising event for Perkins grad Tyson Gentry’s New Perspective Foundation to assist families affected by paralysis.
LIVE PERFORMANCE: HOLLYWOOD NIGHTS (BOB SEGER TRIBUTE) & THE COLIN DUSSAULT BLUES PROJECT, Rockin’ On The River, Black River Landing, Lorain, Friday Aug 25, 5:30-11pm
LIVE PERFORMANCE: SPACE ODDITY (DAVID BOWIE TRIBUTE) & 10 FROM 6 (BAD CO. TRIBUTE), Rockin’ On The River, Black River Landing, Lorain, Saturday Aug 26, 5:30-11pm
LIVE PERFORMANCE: LEGENDS OF ROCK, Boppin’ On The Basin, Saturday Aug 26, 7:30pm, Huron Boat Basin Amphitheater.
FRIENDSHIP FOOD STORES JUVENILE DIABETES RESEARCH FOUNDATION POKER RUN, Saturday Aug 26, Sandusky American Legion, for motorcycles and all street-legal vehicles, 11am, with the top prize of $10,000.
LIVE PERFORMANCE: LEE DEWYZE, Sunday August 27, 9pm, Ohio State Reformatory, Mansfield.
PUT-IN-BAY ROAD RACES REUNION, Monday-Wednesday Aug 28-30, Put-in-Bay Port Authority Airport. Qualifying starts Monday afternoon. Tuesday is the island “ceremonial laps” and racing. Wednesday morning is the car show at McCann Field.
LIVE PERFORMANCE: BASH ON THE BAY COUNTRY MUSIC FEST FEATURING TOBY KEITH, Thursday Aug 31, Gates open at 3 pm, Put-in-Bay Airport
CRUISIN’ ON THE SQUARE, Tuesdays, 5-8pm, Milan Town Square, with a DJ, door prizes and classic cars.
DAYTIME ISLAND HOPPING CRUISE, Tuesday – Saturday Aug 22-26, 9:30 am-6:30 pm, Goodtime I at Jackson St. Pier, Sandusky to both Kelleys Island and Put-in-Bay.
SUNSET BAY CRUISE, Tuesday & Thursday, Aug 22 & 24, and Aug 29 & 31, 7:30-9:30 pm, Goodtime I at Jackson St. Pier, Sandusky, with pizza and happy hour at the on-board bar.
LIVE PERFORMANCE, THE STRING DOCTORS, Tuesday Aug 22, 8:15pm, Hoover Auditorium, Lakeside.
LIVE PERFORMANCE: NORTH COAST BIG BAND, Verandah Concert, Wednesday Aug 23, 6:30 pm, Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Library & Museums, Fremont.
LIVE PERFORMANCE: JESSICA BALDWIN, Wednesday Aug 23, 8:15pm, Hoover Auditorium, Lakeside.
LIVE PERFORMANCE: LANCE HORWEDEL & STEVE THOMPSON, Bellevue Concert Series, Thursday Aug 24, Croghan Pavilion, Bellevue Central Park
LIVE ENTERTAINMENT TO BE DETERMINED: Riverfront Live, North Jefferson Street, Port Clinton, Friday Aug 25, 6pm.
FREE SCREENING OF MOANA, Friday, Aug 25, 7:30 pm, Portage Fire Station, Oak Harbor.
LIVE PERFORMANCE: TERRANCE SIMIEN & THE ZYDECO EXPERIENCE, Friday Aug 25, 8:15 pm, Hoover Auditorium, Lakeside
BUCKEYE PARTNER SERIES OHIO TOURNAMENT TRAIL FISHING TOURNAMENT, Saturday Aug 26, Mazurik Access, Marblehead
KELLEYS ISLAND VOLUNTEER POLICE DEPARTMENT PIG ROAST, Saturday Aug 26, 12-4 pm, Kelleys Island Village Hall & Parking Lot, with live entertainment, bounce house, and finger print kits.
LIVE PERFORMANCE: MIKE ALBERT & THE BIG E BAND, Saturday Aug 26, 8:15 pm, Hoover Auditorium, Lakeside
PUT-IN-BAY SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT, Saturday Aug 26, with live music, great food and cold drinks.
BIKE SHOW, Saturday Aug 26, The Original Margaritaville, Sandusky, to benefit The ABATE of Ohio Foundation.
3W2 FLY-IN WINGS AND WHEELS, Sunday Aug 27, 12-4 pm, Put-in-Bay Airport
LIVE PERFORMANCE: GUYS WITH GUITARS, Family Night in the Park, Sunday Aug 27, 6 pm, Steele Memorial Bandstand/Gazebo, Lakeside.
ANGLER’S DREAM SMALL MOUTH BASS TOURNAMENT, Sunday Aug 27, Mazurik Access, Marblehead.
OLDE WRESTLING 5TH ANNUAL EXTRAVAGANZA! Sunday Aug 27, 2:30pm – 5:30pm, Huron County Fairgrounds, Norwalk, with vintage themed pro wrestling event, including a ragtime band performance, door prizes.
LIVE PERFORMANCE: FIRELANDS SYMPHONY, Sunday Aug 27, 6:30-9pm, Norwalk Reservoir.
PLAY CROQUET, Sunday Aug 27, 2 pm, Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Library & Museums, Fremont,
PLAY CROQUET, Wednesday Aug 30, 6 pm, Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Library & Museums, Fremont.