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Things to do in Lake County, Ohio

downtown willoughby pig and whiskey
August 27th, 2015

Lake County Weekend Picks: Pig and Whiskey, Cityfest and More

There is always something exciting happening in Lake County, Ohio! Here's a quick list of just some of your "Must See" events in Lake County this weekend....   READ MORE

james garfield house
August 20th, 2015

Celebrate Nat’l Park Service’s 99th with a free visit to James A. Garfield NHS

The National Park Service turns 99 this year! The Service was created by legislation signed by President Woodrow Wilson on August 25, 1916. To celebrate, ALL National Park Service sites, including James A Garfield NHS, will waive entrance fees for August 25, 2015....   READ MORE

fairport harbor west
August 20th, 2015

Hidden Treasures

In 1948, when the last keeper moved out of the lighthouse, an empty building was left behind.  Although the US Coast Guard still maintained the beacon on top – as it does today – no one resided in the structure after that year.  Unfortunately, that left the building vulnerable to trespassers and looters.  As a...   READ MORE

pig and whiskey
August 19th, 2015

Cleveland Scene brings Second Annual ‘Pig and Whiskey’ to Lake County

Cleveland Scene is bringing national music artists, Smash Mouth and Vertical Horizon, to downtown Willoughby - FOR FREE! There will be a huge variety of whiskeys to try, delicious bbq, cocktails and a beer garden,...just to name a few....   READ MORE

August 11th, 2015

Rabbit Run Theater closes the summer season with “Private Lives”

Rabbit Run Theater, in Madison, Ohio, closes its 2015 summer season with Noël Coward’s comedy “Private Lives”. Set in 1930, “Private Lives” debuted on Broadway in 1931 and has had numerous revivals both in London’s West End and on Broadway. The lead role of Elyot Chase has featured over the years no less than Richard...   READ MORE

Downtown Willoughby Ohio
August 11th, 2015

Last Stop Willoughby returns to Downtown Willoughby

Last Stop Willoughby will be returning to downtown Willoughby on Erie Street from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Aug.15. Hosted by the Heart of Willoughby, the event will begin with the Willoughby Outdoor Market, featuring vendors of breads, pastries, fruits and vegetables, just to name a few. At 10 a.m., downtown Willoughby retail stores will...   READ MORE

Fairport Harbor Evening
August 5th, 2015

Can’t Miss Events…includes Ghosts at the Lighthouse

Two upcoming lighthouse events are on the calendar in the near future. Both offer a unique glimpse into the history of the Grand River Sentinel at Fairport Harbor. Both fundraisers are adult only events and both examine portions of its history that dated from 1825-1925. ...   READ MORE