Special Events & Festivals


Bike rodeo

Photo by Rebecca Sandlin.

Cohen Bailey, 8, of Markle navigates the course under the watchful eye of the timer in the ZUB Bike Rodeo at the Zanesville Homespun Day on Saturday, Aug. 30



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Kami Brandewie, 16, of Ossian, enjoys a ZUM Stik on Saturday, Aug. 30, at the Zanesville Homespun Day festival.


Working for the judges

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Kookie Dafforn, of Zanesville,coaches her Shih-Tzu, "Bradley," to do some tricks for the judges during the Zanesville Homespun Day Pet Contest on Saturday, Aug. 30. Bradley won best of show honors.


Going for the prize

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Chase Hulvey (right), 8, of Markle, thows balls at stacked cans during the Zanesville Homespun Day on Saturday, Aug. 30.


Taking a ride

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Cindy Lambert, of Sentimental Journey Carriage Rides, gets ready to head out with a group of riders during the Zanesville Homespun Day on Saturday, Aug. 30.


Hello, there

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Miss Wells County, Jordyn Shaffer, of Markle, waves to the crowd at the Zanesville Homespun Day Parade on Saturday, Aug. 30.


Making it shine

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Phil Shafer, of Andrews, puts the finishing touches on his 1965 Shelby Cobra during the Zanesville Homespun Day Car Show on Saturday, Aug. 30.


Crafts for sale

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Alyssa Justice (left) discusses her crocheted items for sale with Marsha Niver, of Huntington, at the Zanesville Homespun Day craft booth at the Zanesville United Methodist Church on Saturday, Aug. 30.


Serving up breakfast

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Zanesville United Methodist Church members (from left) Joe Welches and Bill Blaising serve biscuits and gravy and scrablmed eggs during the Zanesville Homespun Day on Saturday, Aug. 30.


32nd annual Homespun Day festival is Saturday

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The 32nd Annual Zanesville Homespun Day is set for Saturday, Aug. 30.

The Zanesville Lions Club Car Show, one of the day's biggest events, begins accepting registrations at 8:30 a.m. The registration period ends at noon and awards are handed out at 2 p.m.

Last year's car show featured around 40 cars and Melba Edwards, Homespun Day's publicity director, anticipates even more this year, having mailed out 130 letters to past participants of the show, inviting them to return.


Zanesville Homespun Day Schedule of Activities

Sat., Aug. 30, 2014

Cars, Trucks, Motorcycles
8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Zanesville United Methodist Church
Registration 8:00 a.m. - Noon
Pre-registration: $8.00 • Day of Show: $10.00
Awards at 2:00 p.m.
DJ Fast Eddie playing the tunes. ‘50s Dress & Nerd Awards • Trophies • Dash Plaques to First 50 • 50/50 Drawing • Door Prizes • Peg Perego Tractor & Wagon Drawing
Proceeds benefit Zanesville Lions Club Projects

All Weekend, Lions Club Ball Park