Some of our attractions
Located at the mouth of the Grand River, the Fairport Harbor Marine Museum is the first Great Lakes Lighthouse Marine Museum in Ohio and in the United States.
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.
August 19 - 20th, 2016
Summer Concert Series
The Diamond Project, a Neil Diamond Tribute Band will perform this Friday from 6-8pm. The is a rain date for the cancelled performance on Sunday. Adult beverages and food will be available for purchase. Come enjoy the music and food then view the sunset from lighthouse hill.
August 21st, 2016
Summer Concert Series
The Fairport Dance Academy will be performing as we end the 2016 Summer Concert Series. Join us on Sunday, August 21st from 4-6pm on lighthouse hill. Adult beverages and food will be available for purchase and your enjoyment.
September 17th, 2016
Zion Lutheran Church 125 Anniversary Afternoon of Music
Zion Lutheran Church is celebrating it’s 125 anniversary in 2016. Join in an AFTERNOON OF MUSIC on Saturday, September 17th, featuring current and former talented singers and musicians who have provided Zion with sweet music throughout the years. Choir directors and organists will be remembered. Refreshments following. Share this date with your family and friends. … Continue reading "Zion Lutheran Church 125 Anniversary Afternoon of Music"
September 23 - 25th, 2016
Fairport Harbor Hall of Fame Induction Weekend
Join the Fairport Harding Hall of Fame Inductees as they are honored on during Alumni Weekend, September 23-25, 2016. 2016 Inductees: Janet Adams Class of 1975, Dr. Robert Mackey Class of 1963, Hank Werronen Class of 1961, 1941-1942 Men’s Basketball Team. Friday, September 23: 12:30pm the 2016 Inductees will be introduced to the students at the … Continue reading "Fairport Harbor Hall of Fame Induction Weekend"
Harbor Diamond and Gold Rush Raffle
Fairport Harbor’s Gold Rush Legend–In 1862 three men robbed a bank in Canada and escaped with $50,000 in gold bullion. They crossed Lake Erie to Fairport Harbor and upon arrival the 3 fought over the division of the gold. Two of the robbers were killed and 6 months later the 3rd robber died in Chicago. … Continue reading "Harbor Diamond and Gold Rush Raffle"
News & Announcements
Job Posting: Full Time Working Foreman for Service Department
Please view the employment page for more information.
Fairport Heritage Community Garden
Those who live or work in the Village of Fairport Harbor now have the opportunity to participate in community gardening at the 9,000 square foot Fairport Heritage Community Garden! More information...
This past weekend, the Tall Ships came to Fairport Harbor thanks to the Fairport Harbor Heritage Foundation. Historic ships, Lake Erie, and the threat of pirates? We definitely wanted to go and check it out.
The weekend’s activities included music from local and regional bands, historic Viking displays, walk-aboards, sailing, and the Pirates of the Rusty Cutlass.
Yard Waste Pickup
Tony Scheiber’s Hauling will pick up bagged yard waste on the 1st and 3rd Mondays from April through December 1.
Press Release: Village of Fairport Harbor Water Quality
For Immediate Release Jan. 29, 2016
In response to recent events in Flint, Michigan and Sebring, Ohio, the Village of Fairport Harbor would like to share with its water customers that the Village has been well within Ohio EPA requirements for lead and copper testing. More information...
New Water Department/Fiscal Office Hours
Monday – Thursday, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Friday, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.