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August 2015:

Every Friday & Saturday in July/August - Music Nights at First & Main

August 29-30 - Art on the Green
Saturday, August 29: 10 AM - 5 PM and Sunday, August 30: 11 AM - 5 PM.
The Hudson Society of Artists is pleased to host its 35th Annual Art On the Green, going strong since 1980. Art lovers will discover not only paintings in varied media, but also collections of jewelry, pottery, woodcarving, glass, weaving, enamel, sculpture, leather, photography, garden decor, and more. The midway will be flanked by more than 150 artists - most from Ohio and surrounding states, but some as far away as Florida. All artwork and crafts are available for purchase. While meandering the green, showgoers can refresh with a variety of menu selections from vendors in the upper-level food court.
Art On The Green is a free rain-or-shine event held on the South Green, at the corners of Routes 303 and 91. For more information, contact Cathy Welner (330 659 0810) or Paul Adams (330 655 7918), or visit

August 29, 9 AM-4 PM - HUDSON FLEA at the Evaporator Works (51 South Main St.)
Upscale flea/market. Food trucks. Live music. Vendors from throughout Northeastern Ohio. Features industrial repurposed, architectural salvage, up-cycled/re-invented furniture & home decor, serendipity, jewelry, antiques. For more information, call 330-655-2274.

September 2015:

September 6-7 - Taste of Hudson
Taste of Hudson will take place September 6th and 7th, and will attract an anticipated 35,000 people to the city of Hudson over the Labor Day weekend. Festival hours are noon-8 PM on Sunday, September 6, and 11 AM-6 PM on Monday, September 7.
The 2015 Taste of Hudson will feature more than 20 restaurants from Hudson and the local culinary community. Many of the restaurants have been part of the festival for its entire 10-year run. While admission to all Taste of Hudson attractions is free, attendees may purchase pre-loaded dining cards on site to enjoy delicious, unique taste-sized portions from restaurants throughout the festival. And it's more than just a food festival: Taste of Hudson is one of the largest FREE music events in Ohio. This year, more than 60 bands will appear on seven stages located throughout the festival grounds.
In addition, the event features a fine art and crafts fair, an extensive children's area presented by Little Tikes, the Jo-Ann Kids Craft Zone, and a luxury auto show, presented by Katie the CarLady. In all, Taste of Hudson offers more than 100 festival activities and exhibitors in the picturesque city of Hudson, from the Clocktower Green on historic Main Street to the modern, upscale First & Main shopping district.
Taste of Hudson is a two-day lifestyle festival produced by Taste of Hudson, Inc., a non-profit corporation. The event was created by the 2003-2004 class of Leadership Hudson, a program of the Hudson Rotary Club of Hudson Clocktower. The festival is organized by volunteers to promote the Hudson community of restaurants, businesses, artists and entertainers and to provide funding for several charitable organizations. Over the past ten years, nearly $300,000 has been donated to local civic organizations and deserving non-profit groups.

September 13 - Case Barlow Farm Fall Harvest Fest

September 26, 9 AM-5 PM - FLEA at the Evaporator Works (51 South Main St.)
The Flea at the Evaporator Works, where you will find Northeastern Ohio's best & most creative re-inventers, up-cyclers, pickers, made-by-hand, steampunk, artisans, industrial, food trucks, musicians. You are going to love us! For more information, call 330-655-2274.

October 2015:

All of October - Hudson Haunted House

October 3 - Parade of Bands

October 29 - Merchants Trick or Treat

November 2015:

November 27 - Come to Hudson for the Holidays

December 2015:

December 5 - Santa on the Green

December 6 - Hudson Holiday Walk

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