Events > Erie County Parades, Festivals and Fair – 2017

Sandusky Memorial Day Parade - Monday, 5.29.17



Parade Formation:  7:30am-8:45am
Opening Ceremony:  9:00am
Located at the I.F. Mack Building near the campus baseball fields
Parade Step-off:  Immediately following brief Opening Ceremony
Parade Line-up Location:  OVH - enter grounds off of Columbus Avenue
Length of Parade Route:  Approximately one (1) mile
Through the OVH campus, north on Route 250/Milan Road to Oakland Cemetery

51st Vermilion Festival of the Fish - Friday-Sunday, 6.17-19.16

Parade:  Sunday, June 18, 2017

Parade Line-up Time:  10:00am - 11:30am
Parade Start:  12:30pm
Parade Line-Up Location:  On old Route 2/Lake Road
West side of City of  Vermilion
Parade Route Length:  Approximately one (1) mile

For more information:  
Festival of the Fish 2017

31st Old Fashioned Stars & Stripes Celebration - Tuesday, 7.04.17

Democratic Women of Erie County

will be sponsoring a tent at the 
31st year - Sandusky Stars & Stripes Celebration

Tuesday, July 4, 2017 * 10:00am-4:00pm

Voter Registration 
Update your name and address on current voter registration
Be a Poll Worker for Erie County Board of Elections - Information will be available
Candidates information
Visit with candidates - they will be available throughout the day


Would you like to volunteer to help at the tent?
For more information, please contact:
Diane Hahler-Johnson - 


Join Us!  You'll Be Glad You Did!!

Huron River Fest 25th Anniversary Celebration - Friday-Sunday, 7.08-10.16

Parade:  Saturday, July 9, 2016

Parade Line-up:  10:00am
Parade Start:  11:00am
Enter Jim Campbell Street from Route 2 (backside of Huron High School)
NOTE:  Cleveland Road at Huron High School will be closed/blocked - 
Jim Campbell Street will not be accessible from Cleveland Road
Parade Route Length:  Approximately 1 1/4 miles
Parade Map

For more information:
Huron Lion's Club Parade Application - 2017

Kelleys Island 'Islandfest' - Friday-Sunday, 7.14-16.17

Parade:  Saturday, July 15, 2016

Parade Line-Up:  If taking car/truck, keep in mind boat schedule and space
Parade Step-off:  11:00am
Parade Route Length:   Approximately one (1)  mile 

For more information:
Kelleys Island Island Fest

Castalia Cold Creek Celebration - Friday-Sunday, 7.15-17.16

Parade:  Sunday, July 17, 2016

 Parade Assembly:  No later than 1:00pm
Formation Area:  Inside of Margaretta High School school yard
Parade Line-Up:  Form and disband behind Margaretta High School
Parade Start:  2:00pm
Parade Route Length:  Approximately one (1) mile

For more information:
Castalia Cold Creek Celebration Grand Parade - Application 2016
Cold Creek Celebration - 2016 
Currently under construction

32nd Berlin Heights Basket Festival - Friday-Saturday, 8.04-05.17

Parade:  Saturday, August 5, 2017

Parade Line-Up:  12:30pm
Parade Start:  1:30pm
Parade Line-Up Location:
Enter Hill Road off Berlin Road and line up
Parade Route:  Approximately 1 mile

For more information and to register:
Berlin Heights Basket Festival Parade 2017

Erie County Fair - Tuesday-Sunday, 8.08 thru 8.13.17

 Erie County Democratic Party will have a tent during fair week!

Activities available:
Voter Registration
Name and Address Updates
Erie County Treasurer Pamela S. Farrell will have Ohio unclaimed funds book available

Special Days:
Unions Day 
Democratic Women of Erie County Day
Central/Executive Committee Day

Plan to visit us at the Erie County Fair in 2017!!

For more information:
Erie County Fair 2017

59th Milan Melon Festival - Saturday-Monday, 9.02-9.04.17

59th Milan Melon Festival Grand Parade:  Sunday, September 3, 2017

Parade Line-Up:  9:00am - 12:00 noon
Check-in off of Route 250 on Lockwood Avenue near Tenneco
Parade Step-off:  2:00pm
Parade Route Length:  Approximately 1 1/4 miles
Parade Route

For more information:
Milan Melon Festival 2017

45th Annual Woollybear Festival - Sunday, 9.24.17

Parade Assembly:  10:00am-12Noon
Parade Line-Up:  Along old Route 6 - west of Downtown Vermilion
Parade Start:  1:30pm
Parade Route Length:  Approximately one (1) mile
Parade Route

For more information:
Woollybear Festival 2017