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3rd Annual Zucchini Festival, August 16th

3rd Annual Zucchini Festival
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3rd Annual Zucchini Festival, Saturday, August 16, 2014

10:00 am - 8:00 pm

Chop it, steam it, bake it, fry it—there really isn’t much that can’t be done to zucchini. What better way to honor the multifaceted summer vegetable than to throw a party for it. The 3rd Annual Zucchini Festival will take place on August 16 and 17th. The event is presented by Emerald Rose and will benefit a fundraising effort to build a therapeutic farming and art-based facility in Troy Township to serve emotionally impaired adults.

  • Craft Vendors
  • Chinese Auction
  • Food
  • Games
  • Zucchini decorating Contest
  • Zucchini Cooking Contest
  • Talent Competition
  • Sample unique zucchini items as well as festival treats.

Join this family friendly event two-day celebration of all things zucchini on Historic Chardon Square.

Historic Chardon Square
107 Center Street
Chardon Ohio, 44024

Emerald Rose exists to improve the lives of adults dealing with mental illness through advocacy, education, and reducing the associated stigma that often prohibits people from getting the care they need.

Over 2 million Ohio adults have experienced life with a mental disorder in 2009 and nearly 600,000 were diagnosed with a serious mental illness. Less than one third of these individuals receive care. Emerald Rose began taking action in our own community by embarking on a capital campaign to build Emerald Fields of Troy modeled after the successful Hopeful Therapeutic Farming community in Mesopotamia, Ohio. It is the primary focus and direction of our energies for the next 3 years.