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Farm Festival

October 14-16, 2016
Open daily from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m.
Admission: $6 for adults; $4 for children (6-8); 5 and under are free

Join us in Rio Grande, OH for the 46th annual Bob Evans Farm Festival! The Farm Festival offers a wide range of entertainment, one-of-a-kind handmade arts and crafts, farm contests, delicious local food, children’s activities, demonstrations and musical performances.

 
 

Craig Morgan in Concert

The 46th annual Bob Evans Farm Festival is packed with musical entertainment for guests to enjoy all weekend long, including country music entertainer, military veteran and award-winning TV host, Craig Morgan, who will perform Saturday, October 15.

Morgan released his most recent album, A Whole Lot More To Me, in June 2016, featuring his hit songs “I’ll Be Home Soon” and “When I’m Gone.” He also is known for his top country hits and fan favorites like “International Harvester,” “Bonfire,” “Redneck Yacht Club” and multi-week number-one song “That’s What I Love About Sunday.” Morgan will take the stage at 8 p.m. on Saturday. Doors open at 6 p.m. and The Rarely Herd will open for Morgan at 6:30 p.m. Following Morgan’s performance, enjoy a spectacular fireworks show, "Rockets Over Rio" presented by the Village of Rio Grande starting around 9:30 p.m.

Concert tickets sold separately starting at $15. Click the button below to purchase online in advance!


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More Entertainment

Throughout the weekend, enjoy live performances and demonstrations, including daily concerts on the Homestead Stage. Performers include The Rarely Herd, Crossroad Station, Lonesome River Band, Balsam Range and more!

For a complete schedule of performances, click the button below.


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In addition to the original Bob Evans Restaurant and food tent on site, the Bob Evans Farm Festival offers traditional fare including bean soup and corn bread, kettle corn, pies, apple dumplings, ice cream and Ohio-made cheeses and trail bologna, as well as other treats. Vendors include both concession and food items for sale.
 
 

The Bob Evans Farm Festival truly is a family affair with crafts, demonstrations and activities that are fun for guests of all ages. Enjoy performances from lumberjacks and chainsaw carvers, meet furry friends from the Columbus Zoo, and farm demonstrations including herding by Alan Miller's Border Collies and cow milking with the Laurel Valley Creamery.

Join us in the Kids' Farmyard Fun area for face painting, a hay bale maze, game tent, kiddie train rides, corn pile and more!.

Those looking to compete can test their strength at the Pedal Tractor Pull or various contests throughout the festival.

Click the button below to download a map (PDF) of the Bob Evans Farm Festival.

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For more information, please contact the farm office at 1-800-994-3276.

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