Labor Day weekend events: Kristin Byrne's top 5 things to do this weekend

CLEVELAND - If you're looking for a festival or fair to go to this Labor Day weekend, I have a small list of events I think you should check out!

1. Oktoberfest

Enjoy German food and beer for four days at Oktoberfest at The Cuyahoga County Fairgrounds in Berea. There's entertainment from Bier Garten Girls, slap dancers, polka bands, and choirs. It costs $10 to get in. You can buy $8 tickets online. Kids under 12 get in for free.

http://clevelandoktoberfest.com/

2. Geauga County Fair

Ohio's oldest fair is still kicking in Geauga county.
Check out the racing pigs this year. They compete for an Oreo cookie at the end of the finish line. The Geauga County Fair features more than 12 thousand exhibitors, music and more.

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3. Battle of Lake Erie Bicentennial

Tour and sail on some of the 17 tall ships docked on the Lake Erie islands for the Battle of Lake Erie  Bicentennial this weekend. There are concerts, food, and historical demonstrations.

The big attraction is happening Monday. It's the Battle of Lake Erie reenactment on the waters of Lake Erie. It was a major turning point in the War of 1812.

http://battleoflakeerie-bicentennial.com/

4. Gaelic Games

Grab some Irish food, beer, and listen to music while you watch the Gaelic games in North Olmsted. Two-thousand three hundred athletes from all over are coming for the games. The tournament showcases Ireland's biggest sports like Gaelic football and hurling.

5. Greek Fest

Get your Greek on this Labor Day weekend. It's the third annual Greek festival at Kamm's Corners in Cleveland. The event promises live entertainment including folk dancers and delicious Greek food. There's free admission and parking.
 

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