Hinckley, Ohio is famously known for its annual Buzzard’s Day celebration in mid-March. The world-renowned event is proudly sponsored and organized by the Hinckley Chamber of Commerce, comprised of local residents and business-owners invested in this vibrant community located mid-way between Cleveland and Akron. Proceeds benefit local scholarships.
2020 “Official” Buzzard Day & Buzzard Sunday are on March 15!
Now Accepting Buzzard Buzz Carnival Applications
Around 2,000 visitors, based on pancake breakfast sales, converge on Hinckley each year to enjoy this decades-old spring celebration. They come for the pancakes and stay for the craft fair, kids carnival, nature talks, and small town comforts.
The Buzzard Buzz Carnival tables are granted on a first-come basis. You are welcome to hand out sales information and giveaways, however, offering a family-friendly activity, game or treats is mandatory. Previous years’ participants in good standing are given priority, however, new companies and organizations are encouraged to apply in the event there is a wait list.
Please read the terms of participation carefully, complete the application in full, and submit as soon as possible. DOWNLOAD THE APPLICATION.
Now Accepting Buzzard Day Sausage Take-Home Orders
The sausage served at Buzzard Day is made once a year, especially for our event, by a local, Cleveland-based producer. It is why we offer visitors the opportunity to purchase 5-pound boxes of frozen sausage to take home and enjoy. DOWNLOAD AN ORDER FORM.
Alison & Dennis Kuzma
2019 Hinckley Citizens of the Year
Hinckley Chamber of Commerce’s Powerhouse Duo have been an integral part of the Chamber’s successful efforts to grow our community events into destination happenings. Each, on hers and his own, is an impressive talent; together, they are formidable. We’re proud to have two of the Chamber’s valued members recognized for all they do to benefit the Hinckley and Highland communities. Congratulations Alison & Dennis!