Hosted by the nonprofit Lift Bridge Community Association, coordinated with the City of Ashtabula, the 11th Annual Wine and Walleye Festival will be located on Bridge Street in the heart of the Historic Ashtabula Harbor.   Live music and entertainment, wine and craft beer tasting, gourmet food stations, food trucks, boutique shopping, and more! The festival…

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Browse local and regional artists along the Historic Ashtabula Harbor during the free, Arts on Bridge Street Festival. Artists will display jewelry, beach glass, pottery, woodworking and photography, among other wares. You can also see live demos and take part in hands-on projects. Share:

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Bridge Street closes and the lake takes over during this fundraiser for Historic Ashtabula Harbor. Dress up as a sailor, pirate, mermaid, sea creature or something super creative to enjoy live music, food trucks, street vendors and participating businesses.  The evening includes a costume contest with prizes, the first-ever glow party and deals and iscounts…

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Join in this historic tradition by land or sea.  An informal blessing on boaters in the 1930s began when a priest at Mother of Sorrows Church decided to give some local sailors a special blessing before they set sail for a season of shipping on the Great Lakes. In 1949 the blessing of the boats…

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Celebrate the beginning of summer by attending the fourth annual Burning of the Socks at Harbor Yak in Historic Ashtabula Harbor! Bring a chair and an old pair of winter socks to say goodbye to those nasty cold days and usher in the fun of summer! BYOB and enjoy some tunes, rent a kayak or…

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Join friends on Bridge Street for the third annual SantaCon. Meet at Heartmade Boutique at 2 p.m. and descend upon Bridge Street and it’s businesses spreading holiday cheer! We encourage holiday characters of all varieties to come spend a fun-filled afternoon on Bridge Street in the Historic Ashtabula Harbor. Share:

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The Bridge to Bridge half marathon is part of the NERC grand prix race series. The start is at the Harbor- Topkey Memorial Library, and the finish is at the Lift Bridge in Ashtabula Harbor Downtown District. The Ashtabula Distance Runners Club host the event and will award prize money First place: $150 Second place:…

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The Lift Bridge Community Association and the Ashtabula Rotary Club will host an enhanced encore presentation of Tim Dorman’s synchronized Lift Bridge lighting show on Saturday, Oct. 27 at 7:30 p.m. at Bridge Street’s transient dock. The 30-minute show features music selections including 2001: Space Odyssey, Imagine, Born to Run, Ghost Busters and Hang on,…

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The Lift Bridge Community Association will host a public celebrationat the transient dock next to the Lift Bridge in order to recognize donors to the most recent phase of Light the Lift Bridge and to activate a new, energy-efficient, color-changing, L.E.D. system of architectural flood lights as well as view a light show set to…

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