Vermilion Ohio News #Announcements

The next Vermilion in Bloom Ladies Night, hosted by Vermilion in Bloom and Main Street Vermilion, takes place on Wednesday, March 18, 2020 from 7 pm to 9 pm at Paper Moon Vineyards, 2008 State Road (OH 60), Vermilion, Ohio. Every year, Vermilion in Bloom hosts three lively ladies nights to get us through winter and into the planting season.

The Ritter Public Library poetry contest is now open to all ages. Ritter has added categories for adults, teens and kids. Submit original poems, prose poetry, free verse, even song lyrics. In preparation of National Poetry Month, Ritter is hosting a month-long poetry contest. Download the contest entry form and guidelines, then submit it with your original piece to the Ritter's Youth Services Department.

Beach Glass Jewelry Workshop, hosted by Main Street Vermilion and Vermilion Arts Guild, takes place on Saturday, April 18, 2020 from 11 am to 2 pm at Main Street Vermilion, 685 Main Street in downtown Vermilion, Ohio. Instructor Rita Hassett will show you how to turn your beach glass into one-of-a-kind jewelry pieces.

Cruise To Murder takes place on Friday, February 28, 2020 from 6 pm to 10 pm at German's Villa, 3330 Liberty Avenue in Vermilion, Ohio. A murderously good time will support the Victoria Woodhull project. Join in a night of murderously good fun when Priceless Productions, in cooperation with Mysteries by Moushey, presents Cruise to Murder. This murder mystery event is a fundraiser for Eden Valley and will be held at German's Villa on Friday, February 28, 2020.

Lorain County Metro Parks is now accepting vendor applications for this year’s 25th annual Herb Fair held in Vermilion, Ohio. The 2020 Herb Fair will be held April 25-26, from 10 am until 4 pm, at the historic Mill Hollow Carriage Barn in Vermilion River Reservation. This popular "kick-off-to-spring" draws hundreds of visitors.

Ugly Sweater Caper!, hosted by Ritter Public Library, takes place on Friday, February 28, 2020 from 2 pm to 3:30 pm. Fun for the family on a day off from school! Solve the mystery of the missing sweater, then design your own ugliest creation. The most creative and terrible to behold wins a prize! Wear your own ugly sweater and enjoy crafts, snacks and loads of fun.

You don't need to be an artist in any measure to enjoy this colorful experience. Vermilion Arts Guild has just added this class to be taught by Sandi Morse. You'll love her whimsical, colorful style as she guides you through the abstract process...and you'll leave with some of your own creations.

A concert with Chu Dat Frawg, hosted by Brownhelm Historical Association, takes place on Saturday, March 7, 2020 from 5:30 pm to 8 pm at the Historic Brownhelm School at 1940 North Ridge Road in Vermilion, Ohio. Local acoustic band, Chu Dat Frawg, will play from 6 pm to 8 pm; doors open at 5:30 pm. There are 100 tickets available for $5 per person on a first come, first served basis at the door.

A new book discussion group for kids in grades 4 to 8, Junior Book Club, meets at Ritter Public Library every third Thursday at 3 pm. Check the calendar at for upcoming titles, also available at the customer service desk. Books can be picked up in advance from the hold shelf.

Free Community Craft Club at Ritter Public Library takes place on Tuesday, February 18, 2020 from 1 pm to 3 pm. Enjoy an afternoon at the Ritter Public Library. Join the Community Craft Club for its 4th craft. The Club will be making 3D Ribbon Shamrocks. You can keep it for yourself, or use it as a gift.

The Vermilion Chamber of Commerce and the Festival of the Fish Committee are busy working to bring you a flavor of Bourbon Street from New Orleans for the 54th Annual Festival of the Fish June 19th to June 21st, 2020. Celebrate Mardi Gras in downtown Vermilion, Ohio at Victory Park, 687 Main Street. An amazing entertainment line-up will be offered. Start planning for a Mardi Gras theme.

Family Valentine’s Day Ball, hosted by Erie Shores Early Childhood PTA, takes place on Saturday, February 8, 2020 from 6 pm to 8:30 pm at German's Villa, 3330 Liberty Avenue in Vermilion. The event features dinner, DJ, dancing, drinks (non alcoholic) and door prizes. Come dressed to impress. Professional photography provided by First Choice Photography. Photos will be available to take home.