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Event Guide: August 12 - 19
Erin Palek
August, 2016

Date / Time


Every Friday through 9/30

5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

DPO Friday Night Car Cruise

1 Liberty St., Painesville, Ohio 44077

Downtown Painesville Organization,

440-352-6004 Send an Email

Free admission

Every Friday and Saturday

9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Lake-Geauga Habitat for Humanity ReStore
12180 Kinsman Rd
Newbury, Ohio 44065

440-226-3212 Send an Email

7/14 – 12/30

Building For Sale

Building on corner of Rt. 20 and Hubbard Rd. for sale. 3000' + retail space available soon. Rent is negotiable. 

440-667-6119 Send an Email

8/12 – 8/13

Concord Community Days

Event Description:

Friday evening is UNCORKED, which  runs from 6-10 pm  and is a great event with wine and beer tastings, a Chinese raffle and art show, food vendors, and fantastic music by The Diamond Project Band.  Entry tickets are only $5. 
Saturday is Family Day, with our 5K Run and Fire Dept. Pancake Breakfast beginning at 8 am, and later in the afternoon beginning at 4:00 our Community Parade, Kid’s World, Beer Garden and Food Vendors, Battle of the Bands, plus our featured band, Abbey Rodeo, and ending with the best fireworks display in Lake County at 9:30 pm.  

Saturday - Family Day
8:00am    5K Run
                Fire Dept Pancake Breakfast (till 11am)
2:30        Old Stone School Open House
4:00        Community Parade
                Kid's World (till 7pm)
                Beer Garden (till 10pm)
                Food Vendors (till 10pm)   
4:30        Frog Jump Contest (till 6pm)
                Battle of the Bands Competition
                Interactive Toy Trains (till 7:30pm)
5:30        Outback Ray Animal Show
6:00        Battle of the Bands Champ Concert
7:15        Awards Ceremony
7:30        Abbey Rodeo Concert      
9:30        Fireworks!

Concord Township Hall
7229 Ravenna Rd.
Concord, Ohio

Friday, August 12
Saturday, August 13
Time:  6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Concord Community Center 440-639-4650

UNCORKED - $5.00 Tickets on sale now
Concord Community Center



6:00 – 10:00 pm


The Diamond Project Band
Ohio Wines & Craft Beers
Chinese Raffle & Art Show
Food Vendors

Corner of Ravenna & 608

Friday, August 12, 6-10 PM


$5 Tickets on sale now 

8/12 – 8/14

Ohio Celtic Festival

Classis Park, Eastlake
Enjoy the music, dances, and the entire entertainment line-up not only from the Irish heritage but also from around the world.


8:00 pm - midnight

Super Star Party

Penitentiary Glen Reservation Kirtland


10:00 – 11:30 am

Behind the Ropes Tour 

Home of Pres James A Garfield, Mentor Ohio


6:30 – 11:00 pm

Concord Community Days Family Day

Lifeline, Inc. and the Family Planning Association of Northeast Ohio are excited to present the 8th Annual Dancing Under the Stars event this summer! Join us to watch as 11 new Lake, Geauga and Ashtabula area celebrities dance to compete for the Peoples' Choice and Judges' Choice Awards this year! Event includes LaMalfa's grand buffet, open bar and the dance show!

Location: LaMalfa

Contact Information:

Carrie Dotson, Lifeline, Inc. 440-354-2148 Mary Wynne Peaspanen, Family Planning Association 440-352-0608 Send an Email


Regular price tickets are $70 each and VIP tickets are $85 each. Corporate tables of 10 are available for $850.



11:00 am – 1:00 pm

KidX Karnival

Great Lakes Mall, Mentor
This fun event will feature games, prizes, balloon twisters and live entertainment.


9:00 – 10:00 am

Sunday Contemporary Service

First Church Congregational 22 Liberty Street Painesville

440-357-7518 Send an Email



11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Sunday Traditional Service

first Church Congregational 22 Liberty St Painesville

440-357-7518 Send an Email



5:00 pm

Ice Age: Volcano Meltdown

Mentor Public Library
Mentor-on-the-Lake Branch
5642 Andrews Road
Ever wondered what it felt like to live in the Ice Age? Find out and help make a small, exploding ice volcano outside the Lake Branch. Be sure you wear clothes you don’t mind getting dirty.

8/15 – 8/18

Golf Special

Buy 18 holes & cart, receive a free 18 holes & cart. Chamber Members Only       

Powderhorn Golf Course, 3991 Bates Road, Madison OH       

Send an Email

8/15 – 9/2



Perry Public Library Adult Coloring Contest

Perry Public Library
3753 Main St
Perry, OH  44081

Peggy Knesebeck Send an Email



6:30 pm

Ice Cream Social & Musical Performance

Wickliffe Public Library
1713 Lincoln Road, Wickliffe

Every Wednesday until Sept. 28

2:00 – 6:00 pm

Madison Village Outdoor Market

33 N. Lake Street, Rain or shine, behind former fire station

428-7526 Send an Email


Every Thursday

12:00 om – 4:00 pm

Lake County Farmer's Market

Come shop the best market in Lake County! Produce, sauces, chocolates, honey and much more

Painesville Square


Every Thursday

5:00 – 9:00 pm

Butchers Cut Thursdays at Crosswinds Grille at The Lakehouse Inn

Every Thursday our Chef hand selects house butchered cut steaks that are unique. Expand your horizons and entertain your tastebuds. All of our steaks on Thursday are under $30.00.

Crosswinds Grille at The Lakehouse Inn. 5653 Lake Rd. East. Geneva, OH 44041

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6 – 7:30 pm

Movie Night at the Hills – Movie TBA

Willoughby Hills Library
35400 Chardon Road

8/17 – 8/21

Lake County Fair

Lake County Fairgrounds
1301 Mentor Avenue, Painesville


8:00 – 9:00 am

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Start your day networking with members of the Mentor Area and Eastern Lake County Chambers of Commerce.  Each participant will be invited to give a short commercial.  Attendees are encouraged to bring marketing materials.  Door Prizes Welcome!

Shoppe in the City
5 South State Street

Eastern Lake County Chamber of Commerce Office 440-357-7572

Send an Email

Fees/Admission: Cost to non-chamber members is $10 (cash or check only) and must be paid at the door - receipts will be available at registration




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  • 2016 Community Event Calendar  

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