Obetz Zucchini Festival 2015 August 27-30
Obetz Zucchinifest Banner Photo

Join us August 27-30, 2015

in Memorial Park for this family-friendly, four day event!

The years festival will include; rides, entertainment, food, pageants, a cruise-in and motorcycle show, and a fantastic parade.

Admission to the festival and concerts are FREE!

No coolers or outside food and beverages permitted.

Legendary Country Star Clint Black Headlines Zucchinifest

Clint will be performing on Saturday, August 29 at 8:30 PM

Photo of Clint Black

All concerts are free!

No ticket required.

No coolers or outside food and beverages permitted.

Parking near the venue is limited so arrive early.

The Baymont Inn and Suites will be offering shuttle service to the grounds to individuals staying at the hotel.

Photo of Matt Stillwell

Matt Stillwell

will open the show at 7:00 PM

2015 Spotlight Events

Something for everyone in the family!

Hurray for Kids Day!

Bring the kids out on Sunday, August 30th for a day of festival fun!

Ride specials all day long!

Noon – 1:30 PM – FREE Arts and Crafts

1:00 to 2:00 PM – Columbus Zoo Animals

2:00 – 5:00 PM – COSI Science Spots

4:00 PM – Magic Show

Obetz Zucchini Festival Kids Day Photo

Zucchini Judging

The Zucchini Judging is 2:00 PM on Sunday, August 30th at the Information Tent.

For all food entries, drop them off by noon on Sunday, August 24th.

Please do not bring dishes that require refrigeration.

All food items must be on a throw away plate.

Categories for Food entries are: Dessert and Zucchini Bread.

For non-food entries, drop them off at the Information Tent between 5:00 PM on Thursday, August 27th and 11:00 AM on Sunday, August 30th.

Categories for Non-Food entries are: Biggest Zucchini (weight), Smallest Zucchini (weight), Most Unusual, and Best Dressed.

Zucchini Products Photo for Judging

Beer Garden

Join your friends at the Zucchinifest Beer Garden located near the concert area.

Hours of Operation:

Thursday, August 27
5:00 to 10:00 PM

Friday, August 28
5:00 to 11:00 PM

Saturday, August 29
12:00 to 11:00 PM

Carousel Photo

Grand Parade

The Grand Parade includes vintage cars, churches, bands, area businesses, political candidates, floats, dance groups, and much more. Anyone can participate!

Grand Parade Photo

Event Sponsors

A HUGE Thank you to our fantastic sponsors!


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