CLEVELAND — The Cleveland Pickle Fest, a family friendly, free event, will be at Voinovich Park, North Coast Harbor Saturday, August 24 from noon until 5 PM.

The fest boasts the best in pickles and pickled products and benefits the Greater Cleveland Volunteers. You'll be able to try pickle pizza, pickle ice cream, pickle soda, pickle candy and Great Lakes Brewing Companies crafted pickle beer.

There will also be a pickle eating contest and children's activities. There is music too, including WKYC's Monica Robins and her band, the Ninja Cowboys. They perform from 3:30 to 5.

Melissa Elick of Greater Cleveland Volunteers talked all about the Pickle Fest to our Danielle Serino and Mike Polk, Jr. on Donovan Live. 

You can watch the interview in the player above.