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Peterloon features a midway with exhibits and interactive displays including exciting, theme-oriented activities to make 2016 appeal to an even more diverse scouting audience with more options than our last great event. Interested in finding out more about how to become an exhibitor? Visit our exhibitor info page.

Confirmed Peterloon 2016 Exhibitors Include:



Midwest Best BBQ & Creamery

Tim and Nicole are dishing up the best BBQ Brisket, Pulled Pork, Slaw, Chips and Turkey Wraps this side of Camp Friedlander. GOOD EATING! (Prices as posted)


Gold Star Chili

Greater Cincinnati is Chilitown USA, and Cincinnati-style Chili is its official hometown dish. Here in Chilitown, the history, tradition and appreciation of Cincinnati-style Chili would not be what it is today without Gold Star Chili. PETERLOON would not be the same either! (Prices as posted). Limited menu.


La Rosa’s Pizza

For over 60 years, LaRosa's has served up real Italian family recipes to our communities and Guests. Today we continue to be your #1 family pizzeria and Greater Cincinnati's favorite Italian restaurant. We know our reputation is only as good as the food we serve, so it's great that thousands of Guests agree that our food simply can't be beat. 




Waffo Food Truck
Cincinnati's new place for waffles, done WAFFO STYLE! From schweet to savory, get any and every taste sensation you could wish from your waffles! Just get them before they're gone!




dojo gelato

According to the traditional definition, a dojo is a space where an individual practices a process in the pursuit of perfection. Daily in our kitchen Dojo Gelato handcrafts, from scratch, fresh gelati and sorbetti with the best ingredients possible.



Chessearth and Cincinnati Chess Club

Do you play CHESS? Want to learn?  Here’s your chance at PETERLOON.  Join the 4-round chess tournament.  You can even “play the Master” in a tournament! Get connected to Cincinnati Scholastic Chess and even purchase chess boards and accessories at the Club’s exhibit




Meridian Bioscience

Meridian Bioscience is a fully integrated life science company that manufactures, markets and distributes a broad range of innovative diagnostic test kits, purified reagents and biopharmaceutical enabling technologies that help deliver answers. While you’re visiting and learning about that cool stuff, work with a real 3-D printer and actually test for the flu!



Roads Rivers and Trails

Stop by RRT and play “Are You Smarter Than A Boy Scout?” The adventure seekers at RRT will challenge your trail knowledge and give away some great stuff! Roads Rivers and Trails can supply every need for your adventurous soul. RRT also offers kayak demos, pack shakedowns, gear lists and planning along with seminars and classes year round. A local outfitter located in Milford.


Benchmark Outdoor Outfitters

Test your scout knowledge of some high-tech gear and maybe win some great stuff for your troop!  Benchmark Outfitters has been a local Cincinnati backpacking, climbing, paddle and travel shop since 1974. Benchmark is located in Blue Ash.


Gorman Heritage Farm

FEED THE PIG! (no, not Jason Pigg!) Play Feed The Pig Bean bag toss and win some cool prizes and get discounts to the farm. Lots of prizes, so stop by and play. You can see the farm from the Scout Achievement Center 





GE Aviation

GE Aviation is a world-leading provider of jet and turboprop engines, components and integrated systems for commercial, military, business and general aviation aircraft, and ship propulsion applications.  Join us at Peterloon to get your hands on a real aircraft engine, learn about electrical systems on aircraft and see how science, technology, engineering and mathematics come together to enable flight.