Upcoming Events in Dover Ohio
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Dandelion Festival and Great Dandelion Cookoff
- The Dandelion Festival is held each year at Breitenbach Wine Cellars. The festival has been featured in USA Today and the TV Food Network. The winery makes Dandelion Wine and uses the event to celebrate dandelions. Festival participants enjoy sampling dandelion foods such as dandelion bread, dandelion sausage, dandelion gravy, dandelion salad and dandelion coffee. Bluegrass, Folk and Popular entertainment will be ongoing during the festival. The arts and crafts tent features fine art and crafts with dandelions incorporated.
On Saturday the finals for The Great Dandelion Cookoff will be held. Before the Cookoff, chefs will be doing cooking demonstrations and speakers talk of the healthful benefits of dandelions. The festival is a family event. Children can participate in dandelion picking contests and then use their blossoms to make dandelion jelly and dandelion crowns. A 5K Run will be held on Saturday at 9:00.
The winery offers tours of the wine cellars during the festival as well as a special dandelion sangria. A free shuttle to and from parking will be offered.
Address: Breitenbach Wine Cellars, 5934 Old Rt 39 NW , Dover, Ohio
|8||Hog Wild Party - Military Day - Biker Blessing - This is our annual, large, fun, Hog Wild Party! There will be entertainment, many vendors displaying wares, food vendors selling delectable treats, games, the annual Bikers Blessing will happen at 11am. Members of the various branches of the military will be here. We will be giving away an American Flag every hour. Come walk around, eat, see and participate in Biker Blessing where bikers bring their motorcycles and a prayer is said for their safety throughout the riding season. There will be free breakfast (to be announced) from 9am till gone or 11am.|
|30 - 1||Tuscarawas County Italian-American Festival - Free entertainment on 2 stages , Beverage garden, Italian-American foods, Bocce and Morra tournaments, Spaghetti sauce and wine contests, Italian-American Idol talent contest, Golf tournament, Procession to mass Sunday at St. Joseph Catholic Church. All profits are used to provide college scholarships.|
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Annual Dover Steam Show
- Join us for this family friendly event, where old friends can be seen and new friends made.We have activities all day long with steam engines running the saw mill, threshing grain, baling straw and more. There are antique tractors, gas engines and garden tractors to see. If you don't know how they work, just ask... the good folks here will be glad to explain them to you. This year we are featuring John Deere Tractors & Related Equipment and Case Steam Engines.
The flea market and the arts & crafts areas are there if you want to browse for that one great treasure you are looking for. We have a chainsaw wood carver making some of his own creations, and he will be glad to make one just for you.
There is good food available on the grounds.
At 5:00 pm Friday & Saturday we have antique tractor pulls, with steam engines pulling just after dark, (they put on a great show).
Address: Tuscarswas County Fairgrounds, 259 S. Tuscarawas St. , Dover, Ohio
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Annual Forest Heritage Festival
- Free event featuring forestry while raising money for Akron Children's Hospital. Includes benefit auction of handmade Amish furniture and quilts, chainsaw demonstrations, vendors, entertainment. 9a.m.-5p.m.
Address: Tuscarawas County Fairgrounds, Tuscarawas Avenue , Dover, Ohio
|30 - 7||Warther Museum Christmas Tree Show - A forest of beautifully decorated Christmas Trees will be set amid Warthers famous train carvings, handmade of ebony, ivory, and walnut. Each tree, with its own unique theme, will be for sale. Proceeds from the festival benefit the Union Hospital Auxiliary. Daily, 11am - 8pm.|