Summer festivals and events 2018

Summer events throughout the Valley

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Mission Night Market Boardman
Second Friday of each month from June through October, from 6-10 p.m.
Huntington Place Plaza, Boardman
The event aims to bring diverse people together under the night sky in a celebration of culture, community and connection.
Each month, Mission Night Market will provide opportunities to local producers to share healthy foods, new businesses can get their feet wet, musicians will reach new audiences and community groups will get to share their programs.

Howland Summer Market at Richard E. Orwig Park
Every Saturday from June 16 through October 13, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Located at the corner of East Market Street and Willow Drive in Howland

Bolindale Farmers Market at Bolindale Christian Church
Every second and fourth Wednesday from July through September, from 4-6 p.m.
2749 Fairview St. SE

Brier Hill Italian Fest
August 16-19 (Hours: 4 p.m. to midnight Thursday and Friday, noon to midnight Saturday and Sunday)
Calvin and Victoria streets, Youngstown
Games, food and table vendors with live Italian music
Proceeds benefit ITAM Memorial Post 12

The Wall: Replica of Vietnam Veterans Memorial
August 16-19, 24 hours a day
Packard Park in Warren
"The Wall That Heals" and Mobile Education Center
Free to the public, free parking available at Packard Music Hall on Mahoning Avenue
Saturday at 7 p.m.: Women on the Wall and purple heart events
Sunday at noon: Closing ceremony with laying of the roses and recognition of POW/MIA and Gold Star families.
More information

Antique Tractor Club Show
August 17-19
1653 Ridge Rd., Vienna
Antique tractor and equipment displays, tractor pulls, food vendors, a flea market, entertainment and more

Youngstown Flea
August 18, September 8 and October 13, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
110 Freeman Alley (Next to Covelli Centre)

Shaker Woods Festival
August 18-19 and 25-26, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 
217 State Route 7, Columbiana
More than 200 juried craftspeople will be dressed in Shaker period clothing while demonstrating and selling their handmade wares.

Latino Heritage Festival
August 18-19, from noon to 9 p.m. each day
Roosevelt Park, Campbell
There will be food, live music, vendors, entertainment and a kids area
A parade kicks off the festival at 11 a.m. on Saturday at the corner of 12th Street and Tenney

WaterFire Sharon
August 18 event: "Everyday Heroes"
September 22 event: "Hands Across the Water"  
All events begin at 2 p.m. with interactive art experiences, vendors, a kids' zone and entertainment on two stages. Musical performances on the river begin at dusk with a torch procession and the light of braziers in the river.

Krakusy Society's 3rd annual Polish Summer Picnic
August 18, from noon to 11 p.m.
Countryside Farm, US-224 in Poland
The event includes Polish food, beer and desserts available for purchase, live music and dancing, children's activities, a 50/50 raffle and sip and paint.
Tickets can be purchased at the door for $5, kids under 10 years old get in for free

Liberty band night
August 22 at 7 p.m.
Liberty High School
Performing bands include Brookfield, Campbell, Harding, Howland, Hubbard and Liberty
Tickets are $6 for adults; students and seniors are $3; children under 5 years old are free

Bands at the 'Baugh
August 23 at 7 p.m.: "Demos Papadimas"
This outdoor concert series will be at Stambaugh Auditorium 
Tickets are available at the Florence and Ward Beecher Box Office
Tickets are $10 and include one drink from the bar

Summer of Music Series - White House Fruit Farm
August 26, from 1-3 p.m.: "Guys Without Ties"
White House Fruit Farm, 9249 Youngstown Salem Road, Canfield
Grab a snack from the market and relax on the lawn while enjoying live music

Canfield Fair
August 29 through September 3
7265 Columbiana-Canfield Rd., Canfield

Warren Farmers Market 
Every first Friday of the month from 3-6 p.m. (September 7 and October 5)
Quinby Park, Warren
Features food, cooking demos, music and activities

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