Mini Bridge

2017 Festival


Ashtabula County Covered Bridge Festival will be celebrating its 34th Annual Festival to be held October 14th and 15th, located on East Jefferson Street from Chestnut Street going East to the Railroad tracks.

Festival Highlights

  • Official Souvenirs
  • Crafts
  • Entertainment
  • Demonstrations
  • Quilt Show
  • Contests
  • Parade
  • Kids Rides/Games
  • Great Food
  • Free admission

Saturday, October 14

8:30am - Noon Pancake Breakfast - Jefferson United Methodist Church
125 East Jefferson Street - Wesley Hall Entrance
9am Festival/ Craft Building Open
9am - 5pm Car Show @ Giddings Park
9am - 12:15pm Queens Luncheon @ A-Tech (visiting royalty only)
9:30am - 10:30am Entertainment TBA
11am - 4pm Scribbles and Giggles strolling grounds
Noon - 1pm Red Dust Mountain Boys
12:30pm Parade Lineup starts at High School
1pm - 4pm 1890 tours at Jefferson Depot
1:30pm Parade Leaves High School
1:45pm Parade Arrives at Giddings Park
2:15pm Parade and visiting Royalty Announcements
3:30pm - 4:30pm Red Dust Mountain Boys
5pm Festival closes

Sunday, October 15

8:30am - Noon Pancake Breakfast - Jefferson United Methodist Church
125 East Jefferson Street - Wesley Hall Entrance
8:30am Car Cruise gathers @ Giddings Park
9am Car Cruise Rolls Out to visit the Bridges
9am Festival/ Craft Building Open
9am - 10am Church service by Hope Church
11am - 12:15pm Black Horse (from Wheeling Jamboree)
Noon - 4pm John King as Abe Lincoln strolling grounds
Noon - 1pm Scribbles and Giggles
1pm - 3pm Jungle Terry’s Wildlife Adventures
1pm - 4pm 1890 tours at Jefferson Depot
2:30pm - 3:45pm Black Horse (from Wheeling Jamboree)
4pm - 4:45pm Raffle Drawings
5pm Festival Closes



Location

Display

Village of Jefferson Community Center
Crafters
Village of Jefferson Fire Hall
Mini-Bridge Contest
Scarecrow Contest
Official Covered Bridge Festival Souvenirs
On The Village Green - Giddings Park
Food Vendors
Ashtabula County Bi-Centennial Bell
The Mini Bridge
Antique Cars
Antique Engines
Apple Butter Making Demostrations
Entertainment Stage
Giddings Hall
Quilt Show presented by The Quilting Block
Jefferson Historical Society Historical Displays
Bean Soup by Rotary
Henderson Memorial Public Library
Kids Activities
Sidewalk chalk painting
Jefferson Depot 1890 tours from 1-4 p.m. both days