Thousands of area residents look forward to the St. Joseph’s Church Ox Roast Fair in Mantua, and this is the weekend for it.
The event runs July 18 from 6 to 11:30 p.m., July 19 from 1 to 11:30 p.m. and July 20 from noon to 10 p.m. It is at the church off Pioneer Trail, west of Route 44 and north of the village.
Activities include food, games, live entertainment, contests, kiddie, garden and full-size tractor / truck pulls, Ox Roast Idol competition, an indoor casino, midway rides and fireworks.
For a complete schedule of activities, visit