Youngstown Attractions & Events

November 11th Is Holiday Fun Day at the Butler!

Returning for its third year, the annual Holiday Fun Day is a great opportunity for the whole family to spend an entertaining afternoon surrounded by the area's premier collection of art! The Butler Institute of American Art will be providing lots of fun activities during this event, including holiday cookie decorating, “Make it – Take it” art activities, face painting, selfies with Santa, Butler docent-led tours, treasure hunts, and much more! Don't miss this artistic open house unlike any other when it happens from noon until 3 p.m. on November 11th!

The Butler Institute of American Art is located at 524 Wick Avenue in Youngstown. Limited free parking is available on-site. Learn more at the Butler's website or ask questions on the event's Facebook page.

More Details About the Amazing Youngstown Oktoberfest

Have you heard about the new Oktoberfest coming to the streets of Downtown Youngstown? Since writing about this massive event back in August, tons of exciting updates have come out which point toward this being one of the best parties of the year! In addition to amazing German food and beer, there will be a full slate of musical acts, games, contests, and more for guests to enjoy! Keep reading to learn more about the inaugural Youngstown Oktoberfest, happening September 28-30.

Meridian HealthCare's Shut Up & Laugh Comedy Show

For the fourth year in a row, Meridian HealthCare will be bringing some hilarious fun to downtown Youngstown during their Shut Up & Laugh Comedy Show on October 18! For the price of a ticket, attendees will be treated to two hours of uproarious laughter inside the Ford Family Recital Hall at the DeYor Performing Arts Center. Best of all, you'll leave knowing that proceeds will help benefit Meridian's work in the Mahoning Valley.