Ovid Carriage Days


Events & Attractions

Craft/Vendor Show – Friday, Saturday & Sunday

The craft show showcases products from home based businesses as well as handcrafted products from very talented vendors.

Want to be a Vendor? – 2018 Craft/Vendor Application

BBQ Rib Cook off – Saturday

Do you like BBQ? Well then you don’t want to miss this cook off. Come out and sample some of our community competitor’s best tasting ribs and sides.

Want to compete? – 2018 BBQ Rib Cook Off Application

Chili Tailgate Cook off – Sunday

Help kick off the NFL season with our first ever chili cook-off and tailgate party. Contestants will create their best chili for public sampling and judging. Come out with your favorite team colors and help pick a winner.

Want to compete? – 2018 Chili Cook Off Application

Midway Carnival – Friday, Saturday & Sunday

We have a great carnival with many fun attractions for all ages. The Carnival is provided and ran by D&R Shows, LLC from Toledo, OH.

Parade – Saturday

Our parade is a fun celebration of our small town! Local businesses, bands police/fire departments, clubs and more showcased in the hour long parade through town.

Want to be in the parade? – 2018 Parade Entry Form

Light Parade – Saturday After Dark

After the sun goes down stick around to watch the light parade sponsored and put on by Cities’ Public Saftey. Grab some glow sticks and wave at them as they go by.

Tractor Pull – Saturday

Come down and cheer on our local competitors in this classic event.

Want to compete in the Tractor Pull? – Chuck Spiess: 989-834-2660

Main Stage – Friday, Saturday & Sunday

We will be having a full three days of music and entertainment on the main stage this year. Friday night – TBD. Saturday night, come and let your hair down a rock out to 80’s metal provided by Glamhammer. Sunday, come out and listen to some local favorite bands, The Jack Clarkson Band.

Beer Garden – Friday, Saturday & Sunday

Parents: Do you need a timeout? Feeling thirsty? Come take a load off under our tent in our Festival Beer Garden, where you can take a moment to enjoy the musical acts on the main stage while enjoying a variety of ice cold alcoholic beverages.

Auto Show – Sunday

If you love to look and see great automobiles, then Sunday is for you. Our Main Street will fill up with all kinds of fantastic displays of Americana from past and present.

Have a car, truck, motorcycle or even a tractor you want to show off? – Contact Aaron Taylor, Cell: 989-666-2469 Email: ATaylor@thaisummit.us