Butler County Festivals are going on all summer. It is a great time to get out and explore all the Butler County has to offer.  This time of year the opportunities to have fun, eat great food and see fantastic sites are endless.

Here is a list of upcoming festivals happening all over Butler County.  If we forgot your favorite festival, send it to us here  https://butlercountyoh.us/submit-an-article/ and we will update our post.

Get out there and have a great June in Butler County.

Queen of Peace Hamilton, Ohio
Queen of Peace Parish

Queen of Peace Parish Festival
Where: 2550 Millville Ave, Hamilton, OH 45013, USA
When:  June 3 – 6pm to 12am, 5 – 5pm to 12am, & 6 – 4pm to 9pm.
Come enjoy great bands, rides, games, and unending food.
Learn more at the parish website – http://queenofpeacechurch.net/events/festival.php
Enjoy a weekend of fun events, their famous chicken dinner, kids’ games and rides, and various other booths that parishioners and visitors can enjoy.  Help support an amazing parish and connect to your neighbors.

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Where: 8501 Camden College Corner Rd, College Corner, OH 45003, USA
When: Friday, June 10: 12pm-8pm ($15)
Saturday, June 11: 12pm-8pm ($20)
Sunday, June 12:12pm-5pm ($5)
All 3 days pass: ($30) – Camping included
Come Geek Out and camp out with us at our annual comicon event!! This year, Geek Out will be a fun filled 3 day adventure into nerdom!! Live music, video game tournaments, cosplay contest, artist, vending and much, much more!!  Learn more at their website – http://www.geekout-hca.com/#geekhome

St. Maximilian Kolbe Festival
Where: 5720 Hamilton Mason Rd, Liberty Township, OH 45011
When: June 10  Friday 6:00pm – Midnight
Saturday, June 11th 5:00pm – Midnight
June 12 Sunday 3:00pm – 9:00pm
The Saint Maximilian Kolbe Festival is the parish’s single largest annual fundraiser with proceeds going to reducing our building debt. We are always looking for new and creative ways to continue to make this the best festival in town! If you have suggestions for improvements, please let us know. As always, thank you for your continued support!

Shandon Strawberry Festival
Where: Downtown Shandon – handicapped accessible, free parking nearby
When: Saturday, June 11th from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Downtown
Shandon Strawberry Festival Butler County OhioaCome out to the Shandon Strawberry Festival. Outdoor vendors and artists will have their booths open from 10:00 a.m. in the village and in the field by the Old Fire House – Vendor spots are still available. The local shops, in historic houses, will be open all day for antiques, country crafts, original art, pottery and furniture.

The 11th Annual Antique Tractor show exhibits will be behind the Old Fire House with a parade planned during the day.  Other attractions include organ music in the community house and an opportunity to explore the old Welsh cemetery next to the community house. A quarter scale model train may be located on Cherry Street – weather permitting. Dinner will be served by the Congregational Church, from noon to 5:00 p.m. at the Community House (site of the 1825 Welsh church). Home-made strawberry shortcake and ice cream will be available from 10:00 a.m. at the Community House.

Village Green Fine Art Fair
WHERE: Village Green Park – 301 Wessel Dr Fairfield, OH 45014
When: June 12, 2016 @ 1:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Come to Village Green Park to celebrate art in Butler County enjoy artists, food vendors and performers. Some of the finest artists from all over Southwest Ohio will gather to showcase and sell their work. Juried artists and artisans will exhibit two-dimensional art, photography, sculpture, jewelry, textiles, ceramics, wood, metal and glass pieces throughout Village Green Park and inside the Community Arts Center.


Jungle Jim’s International Beer Fest

When: Friday, June 17, 2016 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Jungle Jims International Beer FestWhere: Oscar Event Center 5440 Dixie Hwy Fairfield, OH 45014
COST: $45.00 | Non-Drinkers: $20.00
One of the biggest, baddest, and longest-running beer festivals in Cincinnati, Jungle Jim’s International Beer Festival will showcase hundreds of beers from more than 100 different breweries. Festival goers will find beers from all over the world, local and regional favorites, along with craft beers and hard ciders. This isn’t just a celebration of beer, but a celebration of beer culture, all with the might of Jungle Jim’s stellar Beer & Wine department behind it. Come for the beer and stay for the camaraderie, share your favorites or find some new ones. Let’s just have some fun!


Family Fun Karnival to Support Shaboom’s

When: Saturday, June 18, 2016 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Sgt. James C RobinsonWHERE: Voice of America Park. 7850 VOA Park Dr, Westchester, OH 45069
Shabooms presents a family fun Karnival for the whole family to enjoy hosted by the daughters of Sgt. James C. Robinson. Come join us for a fun filled day full of bounce houses, games, Italian ice, hamburgers, hotdogs. All money raised will go to Shabooms.org to help give scholarships to students in need. Learn more about the event on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/events/853229444782377/

Trenton Bicentennial Celebration
Where: Trenton Community Park on Dell Drive
Trenton OhioWhen: Friday, June 17 5pm to 10pm
Saturday, June 18 noon to 10pm
Sunday, June 19 noon to 6pm

Celebrate the 200th anniversary of one of Butler County’s great towns, Trenton.  The three-day celebration of Trenton’s birthday will take place at Trenton Community Park on Dell Drive. Carnival rides, games, food, live music, fireworks, balloon glow, crafts, historical displays, activities for all ages.  Civil war era demonstrations by the 5th Ohio Light Artillery reenactment team including live cannon fire.  If you would like to be a sponsor, vendor or volunteer at our 200-year celebration, E Mail trenton200@yahoo.com

Badin High School Festival
When: June 24, 2016 – June 26, 2016
Where: N 3rd St Hamilton, OH 45011
Badin High School Festival. The Badin Festival is Back – June 24 through June 26!
It will be a great event featuring music, rides, games and more, along 3rd Street in Hamilton

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When: Saturday, June 25 Noon-11pm
Where: RiversEdge. 116 Dayton St, Hamilton, Ohio 45011
Whimmydiddle is an all-day, country music festival presented by I.B.E.W Local 648 presented at the RiversEdge in Hamilton. More information at http://www.riversedgelive.com/#!whimmydiddle/ivj3b

2016 Red, White & KaBoom!
Where: Village Green Park in Fairfield
Red, White KaboomWhen: Sunday, July 3 – Rain Or Shine Dusk – 11 PM
Red, White & Kaboom celebrates Independence Day in Fairfield with an amazing fireworks display from Rozzi’s Famous Fireworks with entertainment, food and activities at three official viewing locations in Fairfield (Harbin Park, Village Green Park and the Fairfield Aquatic Center).  Learn more at http://www.fairfield-city.org/kaboom/