As of Early 2021, the Cleveland Pizza Fest will not take place this year. Look for the Akron PIZZA Fest to return to Lock3 for Labor Day Weekend in 2021. Details at

We look forward to seeing you at our next event.

Thank you to everyone who came to our 4th Annual PIZZA Fest.

Be sure to check out the results from the 2018 Cleveland PIZZA Fest HERE

Proceeds and/or contributions have been given to the following charitable organizations:

The Cleveland PIZZA Fest is a 3-day Food and Music Festival
featuring Pizza Parlors from all over NE Ohio, Live Music, Pizza Eating Contests,
a 5K Run and 1 Mile Walk, a Cornhole Tournament, Classic Car Display, Kids Land and much more.

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  • Sample-Sized Slices for Sale

  • Live Music

  • Adult Beverages (21 and over) - Beer, Wine, & Mixed Drinks

  • Motorcycle & Classic Car Display

  • Rides & Activities for Kids and Adults

  • Charity 5K Run and 1 Mile Walk (Registration Required)

  • Pizza Eating Contest (Registration Required)

  • Cornhole Tournament (Registration Required)

  • Free Parking

  • Dining Hall with A/C

  • Affordable Fun: Admission - $6 Adult, 18 and over/ $2 age 13 to 17 / Free under 12

  • Convenient Location (Cuyahoga County Fairgrounds)

  • Prohibited Items:

    • Carry-in Alcohol & Soft Drinks

    • Glass Bottles

    • Handbills, Banners, Petitioning or Solicitation

    • Portable Stereos, Recording Devices or Megaphones

    • Laser Pointers

    • Offensive Language

    • Pets & Therapy Animals

    • Remote Control Drones or Cars

    • Coolers

    • Firearms

What is a PIZZA fest?

A 3-day Food and Music Festival featuring pizza parlors from all over NE Ohio. Each Pizza vendor will be selling sample and full sized slices giving attendee's the unique opportunity to try several different places.

Admission covers all entertainment - continuous live music, motorcycle and classic car displays, free Corn Hole play (not the Tournament), and much, much more!!!! Be sure to look for pre-event specials up to 50% off "packages" and BOGO admission during special times.

See you there !!


Enter at Gate 5 from Bagley Rd -or- Gate 2 from Eastland Rd.

A d m i s s i o n

Admission at the gate will be $6 for Adults (18 and over), $2 for Tweeners (ages 13 to 17), & 12 and under are FREE!

For the Kids !

A little something for everyone including the kids. Inflatable bounce house and slide, a Magical Train and other fun activities should give a smile to everyone in the family. Cost per ride and jump will be posted. WEATHER PERMITTING

First Aid !

First Aid will be found near the Gate 2 Box Office on the west side of the event.


Pets are not permitted, leave your pets at home. "Therapy Animals" are not permitted, leave them at home too. However, Service Dogs are allowed to enter but MUST be leashed at all times. Service Dogs are those that have been individually trained to do work or perform tasks for a person with a disability. We have the right to ask you what task your Service Dog performs for you.

PIZZA Eating Contest & Cornhole Tournament

Add to your experience at the PIZZA Fest and sign up for both the PIZZA Eating Contest and the Cornhole Tournament. Walk-up registration is also available on site but space is limited.

PIZZA Fest 5K Run & 1 Mile Walk

Great American Outdoor Events, Yuengling, XLN SYSTEMS and the Marriott in Middleburg Heights are sponsoring the PIZZA Fest 5K run & 1 mile walk to benefit the Berea Youth Works on Saturday, June 23, Race time at 9AM. Register on-line at or by mail using this link. Walk-up registration is also available on site starting at 8AM between Gates 2 and 3. Free Parking for all runners and spectators.

Benefiting our Charities

The North End Foundation & Berea Youth Works, The Italian Sons & Daughters of America, The Polish American Congress - Ohio Division and The Silver & Gold (Supporting Northeast Ohio Safety Forces).

Our PIZZA Vendors

Our Sponsors

In the News! article about our 2018 event HERE's article of 2017's event!

SCENE coverage of 2016's event, or watch our feature on Fox news below!

Interested in Being a Vendor, Performer, or Sponsor? Let Us Know.

Contact Us

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P.O. Box 16642
Cleveland, OH 44116-16642