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Barberton Mum Festival 2019

Celebrate fall watching millions of blooms at a scenic park

Barberton Mum Festival in Ohio 2019 - Best Time
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Every fall, thousands of beautiful chrysanthemums bloom at Lake Anna Park in Barberton, Ohio. The annual Barberton Mum Festival features 17,000 flowers of rainbow colours for only one weekend in late September. The festival runs from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on both days. In addition to colourful flower displays, the festival features lots of entertainment, crafts and art vendors, and excellent foods.

Lake Anna in Barberton during the Barberton Mum Festival 2020
Lake Anna in Barberton during the Barberton Mum Festival

Barberton Mum Festival includes canoe races, rovers and water ski shows on Lake Anna. Sand sculpting and various children’s activities will keep the young ones busy and entertained. Mum Fest organized by the City of Barberton Beautification Program, the Barberton Community Foundation, and Aris Horticulture, Inc. is a free festival and one of the most favourite​ fall events for Barberton and nearby towns.

Barberton Mum Festival in Ohio - Best Season 2020