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? – 2017 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? – 2017 BBQ Rib Cook Off Application
New Event! 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? – 2017 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.
Light Parade – Friday 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 on the main stage we will have the sounds of 50’s music. Saturday afternoon will bring us country music by Louie Longoria followed by our first ever lip sync battle. 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 followed by the Missouri Ramblers.
New Event! Lip Sync Battle – Saturday
This new event is sure to be an instant classic! Local competitors of all ages, groups and singles, will compete against each other on who can “lip sync” their favorite songs the best! Two categories – one champion in each! Do you have what it takes?
Want to be in the Lip Sync Battle? – 2017 Lip Sync Application
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.
Car and Jeep Show – Saturday
If you love to look and see great cars and jeeps, then Saturday is for you. Our Main Street will fill up with all kinds of fantastic displays of Americana from past and present.
Have a car you want to show off? – Twisted Metal Jeep Club
Co-Ed Softball Tournament – Saturday
Come join us for our annual Co-Ed Softball Tournament. Several teams compete to be the champion and receive notoriety as the best team in Ovid! Does your team have what it takes to win it all?
Got a team? – 2017 Co-Ed Softball Application
When submitting an entry form, you must first download the document to your local machine and then open it from that location for the form and “Submit” button to work properly.