About WAJF

In its 15th year, the Wooster Arts Jazz Fest 2018 will feature over 40 artists, along with children’s activities — including the Kids’ Creative Station and Balloon twisting by Noah Sholl — music, and gourmet food trucks. The purpose of this festival is to celebrate the arts, provide sales opportunities for artists, and promote economic development in downtown Wooster.

Presented through a partnership between Main Street Wooster, Inc., Wayne Center for the ArtsRotary Club of Wooster, and the Wooster City Schools with Boys & Girls Club of Wooster, the Wooster Arts Jazz Fest is organized by volunteers and funded through donations.


To promote arts and education in our community and economic development in downtown Wooster through a quality arts event.

Date & Time

Saturday, September 15, 2018
11:00 a.m. –6:00 p.m.

This event is free and open to the public. Art, fine craft, and food will be for sale throughout the day of the event.


Wooster, OH is located 55 miles southwest of Cleveland, OH; 90 miles northeast of Columbus, OH; and 35 west of Akron, OH. The WAJF takes place on the square in Historic downtown Wooster, Ohio, at the intersection of Liberty and Market Streets.