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Geneva Grape Jamboree 2023


Saturday September 23rd & Sunday September 24th

Visit Us for a JAM-packed Weekend

The Grape Jamboree in Geneva, Ohio, is one of the state’s largest outdoor festivals! This fall celebration kicks off the fall season in the final full weekend in September, featuring activities steeped in the region’s grape-growing and wine production traditions. With grape-themed parades, food, wine, craft and vendor shows, contests and other fun activities, the jamboree attracts thousands of travelers each year. If you’re a lover of all things grape (or just want to have a “grape” time), then this is the festival for you.


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Festival Fun for Everyone

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With so many delicious and fun activities, one weekend isn’t enough to do it all! Join us for pie-eating contests, grape stomping, craft and vendor shows, cornhole, baby photo contests, live music and more. Also, be sure to stop by the Miss Grapette Pageant to see which young lady will represent the Grape Jamboree! And don’t miss out on one of the famous Grape Jamboree parades. Yes, we said that right. There are two parades — one each day of the festival!


What festival would be complete without food? There are so many opportunities to eat! Try the region’s grape pies, jellies, wine and so many other grape-inspired foods. After your time at the festival, don’t forget to explore the Grand River Valley Wine Region for some more amazing wineries known for their sweet wines. If you’re getting hungry and looking for some sit-down dining, try out one of our local restaurants for a meal you won’t soon forget.


This annual event will be a family favorite for years to come, so start planning your trip to Geneva today!




Places to Stay

If you’re ready to spend a fall weekend or even a night in Geneva-on-the-Lake, explore all of our hotels, motels, and cottages. Depending on the weather forecasts, you can also camp at one of our local campgrounds & RV parks, ranging in a variety from tent camping in the Geneva State Park to upscale motor coach resorts. Browse our vacation rentals for other accommodations such as cottages, rental homes, or condos. Book your next stay today!

Plan Your 2023 Trip to the Grape Jamboree

While they sound similar, Geneva and Geneva-on-the-Lake are two different (but nearby) places! From places to stay to things to do, our 2022 Visitors Guide is filled with all the tips you need to start planning your trip to the annual Grape Jamboree and beyond in the Geneva-on-the-Lake greater area.

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