Frankfort, Ohio welcomes all Ohioans, and those from parts beyond, to visit their city and enjoy their annual Sunflower festival. Celebrate the beauty of this ubiquitous symbol of summer in beautiful downtown Frankfort. The family-friendly event includes arts and crafts, the Sunflower show, great food and all day entertainment, a kiddie tractor pull, baby contest, car show and a famous game of Tug-O-War.
In previous years the open-air market has included vendors offering pottery, wood quilt blocks, jewelry, floor cloths, handmade soap, handmade rugs, paintings on unusual objects like bricks, saws and buckets, hand poured candles, lawn and garden sculpture, antiques and more.
Those with a green-thumb are invited to grow their own sunflowers and enter them in the Sunflower Contest in which there are several categories: Sunflower Arrangement; Tallest Sunflower; Largest Head; Most Blooms, Smallest Bloom, Most Unusual, Prettiest and more.
The festival runs from July 27th-29th