Insane Inflatable 5K

Clay’s Park Resort, 13190 Patterson St. NW, Lawrence Township, is offering 3.1 miles of crazy fun with 11 major inflatable obstacles including Ball Maze, The Wall, Crash Course and much more during the Insane Inflatable 5K on Aug. 25. Visit for all the details and for registration and costs.

Great Trail Arts & Crafts Festival

The Great Trail Festival, which runs Aug. 25 and 26 and Sept. 1-3, is a special celebration of American Folk Art, with contemporary and country crafting. Visit the Storybook Craft Village with handcrafted gifts and treasured keepsakes. Selected quality artisans with distinctive arts and crafts are the heart of it all at Great Trail. The festival is held annually at the Great Trail Festival Grounds, 6331 Canton Road NW, Malvern, and features exhibitors from Ohio and surrounding states.Enjoy the delightful atmosphere which only a festival of early America can endear. Craft shopping is always a pleasure in the large, shaded story book glade. Savor the wide variety of delicious kettle-cooked foods and refreshments.

Stark County Fair

It's a Stark County Family tradition to visit the fair, which runs Aug. 28 to Sept. 3 at the Stark County Fairgrounds, 305 Wertz Ave. NW. It’s always filled with fun, food and live entertainment. There’s plenty to choose from including concerts, truck and tractor pulls, demolition derby, horse shows, band shows and much more. For more information and to see the schedule of events, visit