This Upcoming Sunflower Festival In Wooster Is The Best Summer Road Trip From Cleveland

As the dog days of summer subside and fade into a mere memory, the season can feel like it’s drawing to a close. Alas, Mother Nature still has one summer surprise following the hottest days of the season: sunflowers. In the final weeks of summer, these all-American flowers burst into brilliant blooms, taking over fields and adding a pleasant hint of yellow to residential yards. One of the most incredible sunflower festivals in Ohio takes place in Wooster, which is just about an hour away from Cleveland… perfect for an end-of-summer road trip! Are you ready to celebrate the season surrounded by one of its loveliest flowers?

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There’s no summer road trip more anticipated than one leading up to a sunflower festival. Adventuring from Cleveland to Ramseyer Farms is well worth the trek, especially if you’re taking home a bouquet of sunflowers! Who will you be taking on this trip?

Want more sunflower goodness? You must visit the sunflower field at this winery near Cleveland. It’s also about an hour from home, and it’s incredible for a weekend trip!