Light Up Vermilion offers Christmas lights and shopping at night in a small town

Light Up Vermilion is 5-8 p.m. Dec. 5 at Main Street Vermilion at 685 Main Street in Vermilion. Stop at Main Street Vermilion first to pick up a cookie box courtesy of Kingston of Vermilion. As you visit participating merchants, you can fill the box with delicious treats. A scavenger hunt has answers hidden in shop window displays. You can even vote for your favorite … Continue reading Light Up Vermilion offers Christmas lights and shopping at night in a small town

Bethlehem Hills Christmas Light Park offers 40 displays totaling more than 2 million LED lights

A golf course transforms into a Christmas wonderland through Jan. 1 at Berkshire Hills Golf Course at 9760 Mayfield Road in Chesterland in Geauga County. The event includes a 1.25-mile drive through 240 rolling acres with lights computer chipped to enhance the experience. Featured displays include a Christmas carnival, candy cane village, an elaborate recreation of the Nativity scene, a salute to our armed services, … Continue reading Bethlehem Hills Christmas Light Park offers 40 displays totaling more than 2 million LED lights

Lighthouse collectors alert: New Christmas ornament introduced of Lorain lighthouse

The Jewel of the Port is a wooden three-dimensional rendition of Lorain Lighthouse that stands five inches high with a four-inch-by-four-inch base. The ornament is engraved with “Lorain, OH Harbor Lighthouse, The Jewel of the Port, Lake Erie 1917.” Each ornament costs $25 with $9.95 shipping and handling. To order an ornament, call 440-960-2301. The ornaments also are on sale at the eighth annual International … Continue reading Lighthouse collectors alert: New Christmas ornament introduced of Lorain lighthouse

Enjoy the sounds of the season in a Christmas concert by high school choirs

Lorain Community Music Theater hosts an annual Festival of Carols Christmas Concert 7:30 p.m. Dec. 2 at Lorain High School Performing Arts Center at 2600 Ashland Ave. in Lorain. Area high school choirs performing include Firelands, Lake Ridge Academy, Lorain, Oberlin, Vermilion and Oberlin Choristers. Tickets cost $5 per person, payable at the door, which opens at 7 p.m. The Performing Arts Center is on … Continue reading Enjoy the sounds of the season in a Christmas concert by high school choirs

Santa train of Lorain and West Virginia Railway offers nostalgic memories, old and new

Santa will visit with riders on the L&WV Railway vintage passenger train that pulls out precisely on time from the train station at 46485 State Route 18 west of Wellington. Dates available for the train rides include Nov. 29, 30; Dec. 6, 7, 13, 14, 15. The train leaves the station at 6 p.m. and 7 p.m. on Fridays, and at 1 p.m., 2 p.m., … Continue reading Santa train of Lorain and West Virginia Railway offers nostalgic memories, old and new