Where: Conneaut Township Park, 480 Lake Road
When: Sept. 8 and 9. Check out the entertainment page of the festival’s website for more information about events planned during the festival.
Why you should go: “The Perch & Pilsner Festival is bringing a fresh, new social event to the Ashtabula County lakefront,” according to the event’s website. Schedule highlights include perch and pilsner (of course), live music, a perch-fishing tournament, a water ski show with the Chippewa Lake Water Ski Show Team and Saturday-night fireworks.
How much: Free, except for the Perch Fishing Tournament, which requires registration and is $30 per team. And you may want to purchase food, beer, wine, crafts and events from vendors.
Image via Perch & Pilsner Festival on Facebook