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Events

  Northwest Ohio hosts plenty of events for everyone 12 months a year! Stay in Rossford and you're just 10 minutes from many of the area's leading attractions and events!

Check the calendar for a listing of the major festivals and events during your visit to NW Ohio.


Lights Before Christmas at the Toledo Zoo

November 20, 2020 - December 31, 2020

Ice Slide / $3 Fly down on personal or inner tubes built for two! With over one million lights, the award-winning Big Tree and 200+ illuminated animal images spread out across the Zoo, the 2020 edition of the electrical spectacle is sure to be both merry AND bright!Carousel / $2 Indoor African Animal Carousel Train / $2 Holiday Railway (Open Friday, Saturday and Sunday, weather permitting.) Ice Carving Demo / free with admission Wednesdays in Dec. at 6 p.m. in Main Plaza Carriage Rides Enjoy a nostalgic horse drawn carriage ride through Walbridge Park. 3 – 9 p.m. on Fri. and Sat., 3 – 8 p.m. on Sun. Tickets are $10 and can purchased at the Broadway gate (15-20 minute ride) Yuletide Food and Spirits A selection of freshly prepared seasonal sandwiches, soups and desserts and OF COURSE holiday cocktails and beers for guests 21 and up!


Georgette's Holiday Open House

December 04, 2020
311 Conant St

Details Friday, December 4, 2020 at 8 AM EST – 8 PM EST Georgette's Grounds & Gifts Public · Hosted by Georgette's Grounds & Gifts Georgette's is happy to present a Holiday Open House featuring lots of specials and safe shopping opportunities. Come early or come late because Georgette's and Sunshine Studios will be open all day! Support local this year for your unique gift needs. Here's what you can expect: 1. Pick Your Discount In the gift shop, you can draw your discount to receive anywhere from 10%-50% off your total purchase. Choose from gifts sourced from around the world, and locally too. This special runs all day. 2. Grab 'n Go Menu The restaurant will offer Grab 'n Go meal options all day. From 5pm-8pm, the special will be: Open-face Hot Roast Beef & Gravy with Garlic Mashed Potatoes and Green Beans or a side salad... all for $10.99! 3. Holiday Cookie Decorating Kits Your purchase of the kit comes with 1 dozen cookies, 3 frosting bags, and decorations. 4. Hot Cocoa Bombs Try out these new hot cocoa additions in these awesome flavors: mini marshmallow, mint, cinnamon, white chocolate drizzle, and chocolate chip.


Holly Jolly Holiday Shoppe

December 05, 2020 - December 06, 2020
Schooner Farms 14890 Otsego Pike

Come enjoy shopping safely, distantly and LOCALLY. You won't want to miss this holiday sale! Six talented and highly creative artists and makers will have their latest creations on display. Marvel at all the unique and truly one of a kind crafted items. Featuring: Ann Beck Becky McOmber Lynne Plue Helm Mary Dennis Emily Matthews Becky White-Schooner ​ We ask guests to please wear a mask and be respectful of distancing. We've taken every precaution to make our event safe for guests and our artists. Due to limited numbers allowed in the shop, we're requesting this be an adult event. To promote safe shopping a limited number of people will be allowed in the shop at a time with a warmed waiting area outdoor. You could even stroll the grounds. They are as peaceful in the winter as they are in the summer.


Holiday Night Market

December 18, 2020 - December 20, 2020
Fifth Third Field 401 Washington St

The Toledo Night Market and Toledo Mud Hens join together for a fun and festive holiday shopping experience. The Holiday Night Market at Fifth Third Field takes place from Friday, December 18 through Sunday, December 20. The three-day, outdoor, open-air event will feature vendors selling an eclectic mix of holiday items, arts, and crafts showcased around the ballpark's concourse. Food and beverage will be available for purchase. Must purchase ticket in advance.

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Winter Solstice Luminaria Walk

December 18, 2020 - December 21, 2020
Schooner Farms 14890 Otsego Pike

​Go for a peaceful saunter around the Serpent Mound & Lavender Labyrinth on evenings surrounding the winter solstice. During that time you are invited to enjoy walking around our beautifully lit paths to the Lavender Labyrinth and Serpent Mound lined with almost 1,200 luminaries. Afterwards, sit around the bonfire and get toasty. This is meant to be a meandering enjoyable time. Dress appropriately for the weather conditions. Our gift shop will be open and filled with lots of handcrafted items. TICKET INFO - This is an outdoor event, please dress appropriately. You will be walking a ways so please wear comfortable boots/ shoes. You may wish to bring a flashlight for extra lighting. ​

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2021 Solheim Cup

August 31, 2021 - September 06, 2021
Inverness Club 4601 Dorr Street

Toledo, Ohio is proud to be the host city of the 2021 Solheim Cup. The Solheim Cup combines the rich traditions and unique prestige of the game of golf with the unabashed passion that comes from playing for one's country. This biennial, trans-Atlantic match-play competition features the best U.S. players from the Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) and the best European members of the Ladies European Tour (LET).

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