Backyard Bash
July 28 | 1-6pm
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Where: The Oscar Event Center
5440 Dixie Highway
Fairfield, OH 45014
Cost: $2-$30

Join us at our largest Summer extravaganza!

Summer is in full swing, and it’s time to relax, soak up the sun, and, more importantly, eat delicious food! With over 40 booths serving Bacon, Cheese, Barbecue, Seafood and much, much more, your options are vast, with over 200 products to sample! Sip on a refreshing sample from our Craft Beer Garden or purchase a mouthwatering summer cocktail at one of The Oscar Event Center bars. This will be our largest summer extravaganza, so why not start a new summer tradition with family and friends? Plus, if you find something you love, every product sampled in the show can be purchased inside Jungle Jim’s! So the festival really goes on all year long!

The Festival


Four Junglefests in oneAre you ready for the largest summer celebration this season? Jungle Jim’s Backyard Bash is a brand new take on your favorite Junglefests. This year we are combining our love for Beer, BBQ, Bacon, Cheese, Seafood, and more into one giant summer extravaganza! Join us for a summer getaway right in our backyard.


Calling all Beer FanaticsAs if unlimited food samples weren’t enough, you can purchase a VIP ticket to unlock access to our Craft Beer Garden! All VIPs receive a commemorative pint glass, five sample tickets, and five pint tickets. Redeem these tickets to enjoy five pint-sized beers and sample five more! Additional drink tickets will be available for those who just can’t get enough.



Unlimited food samplesBy combining four fests into one, we will be packing the day full of more products to sample than any Junglefest before! To top it all off, the show will be held in both The Oscar Event Center and the Greenhouse. Sample as much as you would like from over 40 vendors with more than 200 products!


Packed with family funSummer is the time to recharge, indulge, and unwind. However, there’s no need to do it alone. We’ve planned some exciting surprises around every corner for all ages, after all it is Jungle Jim’s! Enjoy live music or try your odds at our raffle booth. Regardless, this will be a summer to remember!


Directions, Parking & Lodging

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The Oscar Event Center at Jungle Jim’s International Market
5440 Dixie Highway
Fairfield, OH 45014

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Need somewhere to stay?

Jungle Jim's has partnered with the following hotels and special offers may be available for customers who book their rooms with them. When making your reservations be sure to mention that you will be attending a Junglefest!

  • Holiday Inn at Centre Park of West Chester

    5800 Muhlhauser Rd.
    West Chester Township, OH 45069

    Welcome to the Brand New West Chester Hotel at Centre Park! Welcome as you begin your journey to Centre Park and step into an extraordinary experience at the Holiday Inn Cincinnati North - West Chester featuring Ohio’s first Johnny’s Italian Steakhouse. Located 20 miles from Downtown Cincinnati and within minutes of I-275 and I-75, our hotel rises above all of the competition.

    Free Shuttle!

    Phone: 513-874-2744

  • Cincinnati Marriott North

    6189 Muhlhauser Rd.
    West Chester, OH 45069

    The Cincinnati Marriott North at Union Centre is the perfect place for you to stay on your next getaway! Located conveniently off of I-75 in West Chester, the Cincinnati Marriott North features 295 comfortable guest rooms, 24-hour business center, wireless Internet, non-smoking rooms, indoor lap pool, executive fitness center, and so much more! The property also features the RiverCity Grille Restaurant and Lounge, a great casual dining experience, which is a great way to end a long day!

    Phone: 513-874-7335

  • Hilton Garden Inn

    9306 Schulze Dr.
    West Chester, OH 45069

    The Hilton Garden Inn West Chester hotel is conveniently located off I-75 within one mile of businesses, shops, restaurants and many activities! Feel at home in a bright and spacious guest room or suite, equipped with complimentary WiFi, an HDTV, a mini-refrigerator, a plush Garden Sleep System bed, a work desk with ergonomic chair and a Keurig® coffee maker. Unwind in the Lounge or on the patio, and enjoy tasty American cuisine in the welcoming Garden Grille & Bar.

    Phone: 513-860-3170

  • Courtyard by Marriott Hamilton

    1 Riverfront Plaza
    Hamilton, OH 45011

    The Courtyard by Marriott Hamilton hotel is ideal for the business traveler, with 120 guestrooms, 6,500 square feet of meeting and banquet space with full catering available, and a healthy breakfast buffet. Looking for Miami University hotels? The Courtyard by Marriott Hamilton is a short drive from Miami University and a perfect choice for your next trip to Butler County.Situated in the heart of downtown Hamilton, “The City of Sculpture,” the Courtyard by Marriott Hamilton is close to many dining, entertainment, and shopping options. The Courtyard provides exactly the room you need for work, relaxation and sleep with a large work area with well-lit desk and free high-speed Internet access. Also available is an indoor pool, exercise room, and business center.

    Phone: 513-896-6200

  • Quality Inn West Chester

    8567 Cincinnati Dayton Rd.
    West Chester, OH 45069

    The Quality Inn of West Chester is located conveniently off of I-75. The hotel features wonderful guest amenities including: a spacious heated indoor swimming pool, business center, Internet access, and exceptional customer service!

    Phone: 513-755-3900

  • Four Points by Sheraton Cincinnati North

    7500 Tylers Place Boulevard,
    West Chester, OH, 45069

    Four Points by Sheraton Cincinnati North is centrally located between Dayton and Cincinnati, minutes from the Voice of America Center, Cincinnati Premium Outlets, and Miami Valley Gaming. Enjoy fast & free WiFi, free parking, and local Best Brews® craft beer during your stay at our West Chester hotel.

    Phone: 513-777-1101

  • Home2 Suites

    7145 Liberty Centre Dr.
    Liberty Township, OH 45069

    Settle in and stay a while at our new Home2 Suites by Hilton Cincinnati Liberty Center. Enjoy all the comforts of home just minutes from downtown Cincinnati and adjacent to Liberty Town Center. Business travelers appreciate our proximity to businesses such as Jungle Jim's, Cincinnati Enquirer, GE Aviation, Level 3 Communications and Proctor & Gamble.

    Phone: 513-644-2207

Frequently Asked Questions

  • When is the festival?

    July 28 | 1-6pm

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  • Where is the festival?

    Jungle Jim’s Backyard Bash will be held in The Oscar Event Center as well as the Greenhouse. Please park in the spaces
    designated for The Oscar Event Center located to the left as you come in the main entrance with the gorilla sign, or park near our main entrance near the Greenhouse.

    The Oscar Event Center at Jungle Jim’s
    5440 Dixie Highway
    Fairfield, OH 45014
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  • How much are tickets?

    See Tickets for detailed information.

    The earlier you purchase tickets, the lower the price.

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  • Can I bring my child?

    Yes, Backyard Bash is suitable for the entire family!

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  • Is the event indoors or outdoors?

    Yes, Jungle Jim's Backyard Bash will be held indoors and outdoors. Join us at The Oscar Event Center or the Greenhouse, conveniently located at Jungle Jim’s International Market for the ultimate summer celebration.

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  • How much is parking?

    Free.

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  • Is Beer and Wine included in the ticket price?

    Depends on the ticket. General Admission does not include access to the Craft Beer Garden, however drink tickets will be available for purchase throughout the show for Beer, Wine, and Cocktails from either the Craft Beer Garden or our Oscar Event Center bars.

    VIP tickets include full access to the Craft Beer Garden. Additional drink tickets will be available for those who are still thirsty.

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  • What does my ticket include?

    General Admission: Includes unlimited food samples as well as full access to the other fun surprises and activities (Craft Beer Garden is not included in the General Admission ticket.)

    VIP: Includes unlimited food samples as well as full access to the Craft Beer Garden (five pint tickets as well as five samples tickets are included with the VIP ticket) 21+.

    Kids: Includes unlimited food samples as well as full access to other fun surprises and activities!

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Tickets

  • General Admission

    Summer is the time to recharge, indulge, and unwind. So sit back and enjoy unlimited food samples of Bacon & Cheese, Barbecue, Seafood and much, much more. By combining four fests into one, we will be packing the day full of more products to sample than any Junglefest before! To top it all off, the show will be held in both The Oscar Event Center and the Greenhouse. Sample as much as you would like from over 40 vendors with more than 200 products! It doesn’t stop there, we will also have music, raffles and surprises around every corner, after all it is Jungle Jim’s! Feel free to purchase beer, wine or mixed drinks from any of The Oscar Event Center bars. If you're still thirsty, drink tickets to our Craft Beer Garden will be available as needed. Hurry and get two General Admission tickets now during our pre-summer bogo sale!

    • General Admission $8 plus tax
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  • Kids Ticket

    Summer is in full swing, and your kids still have just as much energy as they did when the last bell break rang. Let them burn off some fuel with our surprises and activities while you relax, savor unlimited samples of food, and sip on a delicious summer brew from our beer garden. This is one of the many family-friendly shows we host. So why not take this opportunity for some family time? Kids tickets go on sale starting May 14, so mark your calendars and get ready for your summer escape.

    • Kids Ticket $2 plus tax
    Purchase Ticket

  • VIP

    Calling all backyard beer fanatics! As if unlimited food samples weren’t enough, purchase a VIP ticket to unlock access to our Craft Beer Garden! All VIPs receive a commemorative pint glass, five sample tickets, and five pint tickets. Redeem these tickets to enjoy five pint-sized beers and sample five more! Additional drink tickets will be available for those who just can’t get enough. So sit back, relax, and join us this summer for a delicious backyard extravaganza! VIP tickets go on sale starting May 14, so mark your calendars and get ready for your summer escape.

    • VIP $30 plus tax
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  • Hurry before prices increase!

    April 30 - May 13: BOGO, General Admission, Only $6.00 (for two tickets).
    May 14 - June 23: $8.00 per person/ticket.
    June 24 - July 27: $10.00 per person/ticket.
    At The Door: If tickets are still available, $12.00 per person/ticket

    Kids Tickets: Ages 5-12 and are $2.00 per child/ticket, under 4 years old are free.
    At The Door: If tickets are still available, $2.00 per child/ticket.

    VIP Tickets: Available for Purchase May 14 - July 27, $30.00 per person/ticket.
    At The Door: If tickets are still available, $35.00 per person/ticket.