Welcome to Garrettsville Summerfest


Garrettsville Summerfest is the largest summer celebration in Portage county, Ohio. This three day event is packed with live entertainment and music in addition to rides, games, contests and car shows. Join the party as we celebrate a perfect ten years of family fun June 27th-29th, 2014!

The Latest from Summerfest

Garrettsville Summerfest Announces Idol Semi-Finalists
Garrettsville – This past Sunday, over 70 contestants competed in a closed audition, hoping to keep their dreams alive of becoming the next Garrettsville Idol. This was one of the largest competitions they have had in recent years and the judges, Danny Deakins, Wendi Brown and Jackie Rinearson were given ... Read More
Friends of Melana Announce Summerfest Race Plans
Friends of Melana (FOM) will hold their Fourth Annual Memorial 5k and 1 mile run/walk at Garrettsville Summerfest, Sunday, June 29, 2014 at 9am. Proceeds from the event are used to fund research for kid’s cancer specifically for Gliomas. Participants are asked to register at www.stopkidscancer.org and click on events. ... Read More
Garrettsville Summerfest Announces Idol Auditions
Garrettsville – Can you sing? Do you like to be on stage performing before others? Are you available April 13th, May 18th and June 29, 2014?  If your answer is yes to all of the above, you need to consider auditioning for this years Garrettsville Idol. Garrettsville Summerfest announces the ... Read More
Rain Doesn’t Stop Summerfest
Garrettsville -  SummerFest went off without a hitch, in spite of the threatening weather all weekend. Folks came prepared for the rain and kept their eyes on the sky and their hands on an umbrella. Even though the skies were threatening all weekend, it seemed like there was an invisible ... Read More
Garrettsville Summerfest Contest Winners
Lion’s Club Rubber Duck Race Saturday (June 29, 2013) 1st Duck # 89 – $150 to Kimberly and Sarah Creamer. 2nd Duck # 3 – $75 to Lee Evitts. 3rd Duck # 158 – $50 to Tammi Peters. Sunday (June 30, 2013) 1st Duck # 292 – $150 to Paul Etzler. 2nd Duck # 256 – $75 ... Read More
Two Local Heroes Will Run Garrettsville SummerFest’s 5K
Garrettsville SummerFest’s 5K for Cancer will have two very special guests at this year’s race on June 30, 2013. The two guests are considered local heroes and are not only running the race but also will be on hand for a meet and greet session before the race.  The local ... Read More
Mantua Olympian to Run the Melana Memorial Race at SummerFest
Would you like to run a race with an Olympic athlete? Now is your chance!  Mantua Native Bridget Franek, a member of the United States 2012 Olympic Team will join in the fun and run in the Melana Memorial 5K/1 mile Walk/ Run Race at SummerFest this year on June ... Read More