Think Lake County Blog

Things to do in Lake County, Ohio

Holden Arboretum Emergent Tower
March 30th, 2017

April 2017 Coastal Gazette

In This Issue: Captains Baseball Home Opener, Grand River Canoe and Kayak Race, Spring Crafts at Steele Mansion and more......   READ MORE

Mentor, Ohio - Easter Egg Roll
March 29th, 2017

Easter Egg Roundup – Annual Easter Egg Hunt at the Lake County Outdoor Y

Children and their families are invited to join the Lake County YMCA for a special Easter Egg Hunt and visit with the Easter Bunny on Saturday, April 1 from 2-4pm at the Outdoor Y, 4540 River Road in Perry. Children can enjoy making a springtime craft, visiting with live baby bunnies, and a special Easter...   READ MORE

March 20th, 2017

You Might Be From Lake County If…Part III

The third installment of this series continues the challenge issued last November and continued this past January. That challenge was and remains to test your general ‘County IQ’. Part III examines the businesses, organizations and famous names that still dot our county memories. The fourth and final installment will appear in May 2017. 1. Frank Shankland (1916) and...   READ MORE

Lake Erie Shoreline
February 28th, 2017

March 2017 Coastal Gazette

In This Issue: Grand River Ice Wine Festival, 45th Lakeland Jazz Festival, Railfest, St. Patrick's Day events and more......   READ MORE

February 28th, 2017

Grand River Valley Ice Wine Festival Celebrates Its 13th Year – March 4th, 11th, & 18th

With cold weather comes the Ice Wine Festival, now in its 13th year.  The festival is located in the Northeastern Ohio in the heart of the Grand River Valley Wine Region.  Five area wineries come together to celebrate this golden nectar otherwise known as ice wine that can only be made in certain parts of...   READ MORE

February 10th, 2017

Celebrate Presidents Day at James A. Garfield NHS —A Fee-Free Day!

February 15 is Presidents Day, and what better way to celebrate than visiting a presidential home? James A. Garfield NHS will be open for tours of the Garfield home, presidential trivia, kids’ activities, craft, and more! The Site will be free of charge! ...   READ MORE

February 9th, 2017

The Legacy of One-Room Schools

Dotting the back county roads, the casual traveler often passes by abandoned or second-third use repurposed remnants of a past era. These aging buildings may bring back remembered images, be seen as merely crumbling structures or reconnect you with a by-gone county era. Such is the case with three unique buildings of Americana found in our Lake...   READ MORE