Vermilion Ohio News #Announcements


March in the Woollybear Parade on October 10, 2021 in downtown Vermilion, Ohio. The Vermilion Chamber of Commerce will be awarding Woollybear Awards to parade units that follow the Woollybear theme criteria. The best theme units will win: 1st place $300, 2nd place $150 and 3rd place $50. Plaques and bragging rights will also be awarded for the year.

Dog Days of Summer at Kingston of Vermilion takes place on Wednesday, August 4, 2021 from 4 pm to 6 pm. Kingston of Vermilion, Visiting Angels, Angels Care Home Health, Rocky & Lela's Barkery Boutique, and Hawaii Ice invite you to a meet and greet furry friends from Friendship Animal Protective League of Lorain County. On-site adoptions will be available.

Be a part of the fifth annual Vermilion Beach Market at Sherod Park on Friday, August 6 (3 pm to 8 pm) and Saturday, August 7 (9 am to 4 pm), 2021. Shop by the beach from over 80 vendors for vintage, shabby and chic decor including furniture, architectural salvage, as well as handcrafted home decor, jewelry, clothing, and art. Free admission and free on-site parking. Located on the shores of Lake Erie, Sherod Park.

All Washed Up, Vermilion’s Driftwood Art Contest, will return this summer! Participants of all ages will display their creations made of driftwood and other washed up items collected from the shores of Lake Erie. All Washed Up: Vermilion 's Driftwood Art Contest, hosted by Main Street Vermilion, will take place Saturday, July 31, 2021 from 8 am to 3 pm.

The Vermilion Chamber of Commerce, partnering with FOX 8 Cleveland, is pleased to announce that the 2021 Woollybear Festival will be held Sunday, October 10th in Vermilion, Ohio. The Vermilion Fox 8 Woollybear Festival is the largest one day festival in the state of Ohio. Be a part of the fun as the annual Woollybear Parade & Festival takes over Vermilion, Ohio. The festival is held every year around October on a Sunday on which the Cleveland Browns have an away game.

Chalk it Up! returns this summer on August 7, 2021 throughout Vermilion. Main Street Vermilion is looking forward to the return of Chalk it Up!, a display of beautiful chalk creations by local artists. Visit www.mainstreetvermilion.org closer to summer for complete details on how you can participate as an artist or simply enjoy as a spectator. Watch as the roads and walks in Vermilion fill up with bright chalk drawings.

Yoga in the Park takes place at Vermilion River Reservation Bacon Woods Amphitheater on Wednesdays from 6 pm to 7 pm. Join Cindy, from Amherst HealthPlex, for a seated yoga class held in the beautiful Bacon Woods Amphitheater. This hour-long, outdoor class is ideal for beginners or someone who just wants to get out, stretch, and breathe among the oak trees.

Main Street Beach Yoga in Vermilion takes place May 31, 2021 to September 6, 2021 on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 8:30 am to 9:30 am. Sunset Beach Yoga at Sherod Park in Vermilion takes place June 2, 2021 to September 1, 2021 on Wednesdays from 7:30 pm to 8:30 pm. Full Moon Yoga at Sherod Park in Vermilion takes place Thursday, June 24; Friday, July 23; and Sunday, August 22, 2021.

The Festival of the Fish Sandcastle Contest will take place June 19, 2021 from 9 am to 11:30 am. This year's theme is Mardi Gras. Register for the 2021 Festival of the Fish Sandcastle contest online. Sponsored by Cassell Enterprises, Inc. - Realtors/Builders and Domino's Pizza.

Donate to the Vermilion Food Pantry. The Pantry collects and distributes food and clothing for people in need within the Vermilion school district. To donate to the cause, call (440) 967‐5212. The Vermilion Food Pantry is a community-wide project, sponsored by the Vermilion Ministerial Association and operated out of United Church Of Christ, Congregational at 990 State Street in Vermilion, Ohio.

All Washed Up, Vermilion’s Driftwood Art Contest, will return this summer! Participants of all ages will display their creations made of driftwood and (other washed up items) collected from the shores of Lake Erie. Be part of the fun as a contestant, or just stop by and enjoy seeing what can be made from this amazing natural resource abundant on local beaches. Here’s what you need to know to participate in All Washed Up on July 31, 2021.

The 2021 Vermilion Chamber Chocolate & Wine Walk Tickets are on sale now at www.vermilionohio.com. These make gifts. Get them fast; this event sells out usually a month in advance or sooner. April Chocolate & Wine Walk takes place Saturday, April 24, 2021 from 12 pm to 4 pm Christmas in July Chocolate & Wine Walk takes place July 25, 2021 from 12 pm to 4 pm Halloween Chocolate & Wine Walk takes place October 23, 2021 from 12 pm to 4 pm.