Fairport Harbor, Ohio
Conditions for Fairport Harbor, OH 7:44 am EDT

Current Conditions:
Cloudy, 37 F

Wed - AM Clouds/PM Sun.
High: 47    Low: 35
Thu - Partly Cloudy.
High: 55    Low: 47
Fri - Showers.
High: 61    Low: 45
Sat - Partly Cloudy.
High: 51    Low: 40
Sun - Few Showers.
High: 50    Low: 43

Outer Coastal Area Marine Forecast
Welcome to the Village of Fairport Harbor, Ohio. Fairport Harbor, located 30 miles east of Cleveland on the shores of Lake Erie, is a unique village rich in history. Lake Metroparks Fairport Harbor Lakefront Park features one of Lake Erie's best beaches--swim, kayak, play sand volleyball, picnic and more. Boating and fishing are at its best here.

The links at the top of the page include items that may be of interest and information to assist you with questions about our community. We suggest you make this page one of your "favorites" and check back often to review updates, plan for events,and find information you need about businesses, organizations and village government.

Finnish Heritage Group Tours
The Finnish Heritage Museum gallery has changing exhibits throughout the year telling the story of Finnish heritage and various cultural traditions by displaying artifacts and providing information relating to this important history. Arriving here in the mid to late 1800's, Finns brought with them their customs, work ethic, religious and moral beliefs. Tour the museum gallery and hall of fame and experience a Finnish Coffee Table.   More

Fairport Harbor Motor Coach Tours
The Fairport Harbor Tourism Council offers step-on guide service for your motor coach tour with a Historical Tour of the Village of Fairport Harbor. Enjoy our two lighthouses, museums, and one of Lake Erie's best beaches where one can swim, kayak, play sand volleyball, picnic and more.   More

Fairport Harbor Tourism Guide
Fairport Harbor may be the last great jewel left untarnished on the crown of Lake Erie's best places. Our tourism guide contains information on our attractions, museums, parks and annual events. A pdf is downloadable from this site.   More

Fairport Harbor Lighthouse & Marine Museum
The Fairport Harbor Marine Museum is the first Great Lakes lighthouse marine museum in the state of Ohio, as well as in the United States. It was founded in 1945 by the Fairport Harbor Historical Society, which is devoted to preserving and perpetuating the historic tradition and sentiment in Fairport Harbor and the Great Lakes area.   More

Fairport Harbor Walking Tour
Learn about the history of the village, the Indians, the pioneers and early settlers, the Underground Railroad, landmarks, buildings, businesses and legends. Tours may be arranged by contacting or calling the number listed above. Individuals and up to 10 participants, $5.00 per person. Group tours (minimum charge $50). Walking Tours sponsored by the Fairport Harbor Tourism Council.

Photo credits:
Boy with fish, photo by Don Woodruff, Megabytes Fishing Charters. Kayaking and sailing photos courtesy Lake Metroparks. All other photos courtesy Lake County Visitors Bureau.

More news and events...

JUNE 21, 2014   10 AM - 5 PM
Village Art Festival at Fairport Harbor

Mardi Gras harlequinInfo for festival-goers and vendors. Chinese auction, entertainment, arts, crafts, photography, jewelry and more!  Info...

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Recreational Map of Lake County
Lake County, Ohio Recreational ActivitiesCheck out the ACHIEVE Wellness page on Lake County's website for this new interactive recreational facility map. ACHIEVE Wellness's vision is to foster healthier lifestyles for Lake County residents.

Police Dept. Memorandum
When to call the police

For Emergencies and Power Outages:
Dominion Gas
First Energy

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Village of Fairport Harbor   
220 Third Street Fairport Harbor, Ohio 44077
Phone: (440) 352-3620      Fax: (440) 352-8872

EMERGENCY: 9-1-1   
Police & Fire (Non-life-threatening emergency): (440) 354-3434  
Police Administrative: (440) 352-3620 ext. 3      Fire Administrative: (440) 352-3620 ext. 5
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