Founded in 2006 and hosted by Girls Give Back, the Summer Market was created to raise money for those in need while supporting artists, makers, chefs and bakers. Stop by the shore of Lake Erie the last weekend of July to shop from a group of 100 carefully curated vendors. You can find everything from…

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The annual Hooks for Hunger fishing tournament partners with the Avon Lake Parks and Recreation Department to raise money for Community Resource Services, a nonprofit that diminishes the effects of poverty in Avon and Avon Lake.  We maintain a 50 team limit. Sign up is first come, first served. Registration Packet: http://bit.ly/Hooks19 (bottom of page)…

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Ring in the holiday season and welcome Santa as he arrives on a fire truck in Avon Lake at 6 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 30. After, Mayor Zilka will light up the park! Stay to listen to some holiday jingles and enjoy complimentary cookies and hot chocolate. Bring the whole family!  For a small donation,…

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Avon Lake’s Bicentennial Committee hosts the first, and hopefully annual, Beer Festival at Miller Park. Sample a wide array of craft beers from local breweries, enjoy live music, food trucks, interactive characters and kids’ activities. Admission is 12 beer tickets, $25. Share:

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This $995,000 Avon Lake colonial was custom built in 2002 and has been renovated in nearly every space in the last few years.  The four-bedroom, 4,400-square-foot brick home sits on just over an acre on Dakota Run, in the Dakotas subdivision, less than a mile from Lake Erie. The two-story foyer features a double staircase…

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This six-bedroom, 11,000-square-foot Avon Lake home features a tiki bar, pier and boathouse, with access to Lake Erie.  The brick-and-stone colonial on Lake Avenue, custom built in 2004, is priced at $2.9 million. It features a two-story great room, kitchen with double Wolf ovens and Sub Zero refrigerator, a master suite with laundry, soaking tub…

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Imagine a craft fair and vintage flea right on Lake Erie where you want to buy pretty much everything. That’s the Summer Market, hosted since 2006 by friends Erin Stack and Kristen Weeden, in Avon Lake. There are food trucks and live music, and the market benefits the nonprofit Girls Give Back. Hours are Friday…

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Crisp cotton pillows splashed with navigational coordinates, hand-lettered signs and vintage finds, beach glass jewelry and anchor accessories. The offerings at Avon Lake’s Summer Market all match the beach aesthetic of Erin Stack and Kristen Weeden, friends who founded the annual event in 2006. That was before the premiere of the Cleveland Flea, before so…

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Avon Lake-area fishermen partnered with the Avon Lake Parks and Recreation Department to create this tournament to benefit Community Resource Services, a nonprofit that provides basic needs assistance and individualized resource and referral services for Avon and Avon Lake families. There’s a 50-team limit for the tournament. Teams may consist of as many fishermen as…

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Join Avon Lake Public Library for a new summertime book club. We will meet on the porch of the Folger Home, a historic site located on the beautiful shore of Lake Erie. The first book for discussion is Camino Island by John Grisham. Books are available at the Information desk. Quantities are limited. Registration is required.…

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