Logan, Ohio: World's Largest Washboard and Festival

The Washboard hangs off of what may be the only washboard factory in the western hemisphere.

Columbus Washboard Company

Address:
14 Gallagher Ave., Logan, OH
Directions:
Columbus Washboard Company. On Gallagher Ave. just south of Main St.
Phone:
740-380-3828
Admission:
Free.
RA Rates:
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Washboard.

World's Largest Washboard and Festival

The large washboard outside the building is easy to capture; disappointed we weren't there at the right time for a factory tour. We did, however, get to hear live music on the green -- featuring a local washboard!

[Jennifer Kefer, 07/03/2021]

Washboard.

World's Largest Washboard and Festival

This attraction is very underrated! The World's Largest Washboard is in great shape and such a unique find. The diversion from the highway is quick and worth it.

[Roadside Enthusiast, 05/22/2021]

Giant washboard.

World's Largest Washboard and Festival

The giant washboard is easily visible outside, and really cool. Take the washboard factory tour when the virus is over!

[Stephen Francia, 07/23/2020]

World's Largest Washboard.

World's Largest Washboard

Loved this! If you can, take a factory tour. We got to watch them make our washboards on the antique equipment.

[Kayla, 01/05/2018]

Clothes lines at the Washboard Festival.

World's Largest Washboard and Festival

During the Washboard Festival, colorful clotheslines of laundry are crisscrossed above the street in lieu of banners and pennants. (Washboards, get it?)

[Kitsa, 06/17/2013]

Nearby Offbeat Places

Mini-Bethlehem in a WindowMini-Bethlehem in a Window, Logan, OH - < 1 mi.
Ruins of Stewart's FollyRuins of Stewart's Folly, Logan, OH - 1 mi.
Pencil Sharpener MuseumPencil Sharpener Museum, Logan, OH - 2 mi.
In the region:
God's Garden, Mc Arthur, OH - 21 mi.

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