Celebrate Ohio: The Made in Ohio Arts and Crafts Festival sets up shop at Hale Farm and Village in Bath Township. The three-day event boasts live music, 170 vendors and historic craft and trade demonstrations. Admission is $7 for adults and $5 for children. For more, visit madeinohiofestival.com.

 

German beer: The 15th Annual Cleveland Oktoberfest begins at the Cuyahoga County Fairgrounds in Berea. There will be music, food, beer and activities through Monday. Visit ClevelandOktoberfest.com for more.

 

Grab a slice: The Akron Pizza Fest opens at 5 p.m. at Lock 3 in downtown Akron. Admission is free Friday night. There will be live bands and pizza from eight different joints. For more, visit AkronPizzaFest.com.