The primary location for parking is Westgate Shopping Center. The Bohlken Park parking lot accessible via West 210th Street is not available to Summerfest visitors.
Remember to share any photos on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram with the hashtag #FPSummerfest.
Being that Summerfest is outdoors, most events are weather permitting and may experience delays and/or cancellation. Visit the Summerfest Facebook and Twitter pages for real time festival updates.
Questions? Contact the Summerfest Committee via e-mail or visit us at the Summerfest Tent at Bohlken Park, located along the main concourse next to the press box/concession stand.
Thanks again to our 31 fantastic Summerfest sponsors. Their generous support helps make Summerfest a reality each year.
The 24th annual Fairview Park Summerfest kicks off tomorrow night, July 7. Our community festival is back better than ever in 2016 with fan favorite attractions like fireworks, a car show, and carnival rides, as well as new activities like a 9-hole putt putt course and a confidence course.
A number of events throughout the weekend require pre-registration to participate. If you desire to take part in any of the events below, please follow the links and pre-register before you get shut out.
Summerfest Parade: Click here
Friday, July 8 at 6:00 pm
Cornhole Tournament: Click here
Saturday, July 9 at 1:00 pm
Cupcake Bake-Off: Click here
Sunday, July 10 at 10:30 am
Pie Eating Contest: Click here
Sunday, July 10 at 11:30 am
The Dick Nicoloff Memorial Car Show does not require pre-registration, but if you are planning on bringing your automobile to participate, you certainly may sign up early. The entrance fee is $8 through Friday, $10 the day of the event. The event includes an awesome DJ, door prizes, Becker’s donuts, a Chinese raffle, TROPHIES, and much more! Net proceeds benefit the Fairview Park Municipal Foundation, which hosts and sponsors Summerfest. Only 110 cars can be accommodated.
As always, contact the Summerfest Committee with any and all questions.
The 2016 Fairview Park Summerfest Schedule is now available in an easily downloadable, printable format called our Summerfest Pocket Guide 2016.
Download the 2016 Pocket Guide here (.pdf)
Unless otherwise noted, all events take place at Bohlken Park, 3885 West 210th Street, Fairview Park, OH 44126. If you have any questions during the festival, or would like a copy of this guide, please stop by the Summerfest Booth in the middle of the baseball fields.
Please remember to park at Westgate Shopping Center.
- The first person to finish his/her whole pie and stand up will be declared the winner! Judges will decide if the whole pie is finished before ending the contest. In the event of a tie whichever one of the tied contestants who, in the opinion of the judges, has the biggest pie smile will be announced as the winner. Judges’ decisions are final.
- No hands may be used during the contest; No help from another person during the contest.
- Any visible signs of sickness will cause disqualification.
- Waiver MUST be signed by contestants prior to contest. Children under the age of 18 must have a parent or guardian present with signed permission entry form. Limit 10 contestants per age group. (Will have waiting list.)
Click here for more information on the Pie Eating Contest.