The driveway around Showman’s Circle at Farmpark will be paved beginning July 26.
The new play area will be closed during the project.

Ice Cream Weekend at Farmpark

July 30 & 31 • 9 am to 5 pm
Ice cream social served 11 am to 4 pm ($)


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Fall Registration begins August 1
Lake County residents + Farmpark members



Super Star Party
Penitentiary Glen Reservation

August 13 • 8 pm to midnight

Pre-registration required

Lake Metroparks Mission

Lake Metroparks board and staff maintain a genuine commitment to the community, which is reflected in the balanced offering of programs shaped to fulfill the agency's mission:

To conserve and preserve the natural resources of Lake County while providing a variety of
safe, affordable and enjoyable educational and recreational programs and activities that
enhance the quality of life in Lake County now and for the generations to follow.


30th Annual Amateur Photography Contest and Show

Best of Show - Adult: Wistfully Waiting by Heather Barninger

Best of Show - Adult: Wistfully Waiting by Heather Barninger

Rotating images photo credits:

  • Sunrise over Lake Erie at Lake Erie Bluffs ― Kevin Vail

  • Showman's Circle at Farmpark - opens July 9!

  • The overlook at Chapin Forest Reservation ― greennite

  • Paddleboarding at sunset on Lake Erie ― Bill Janda

  • Miniature stone sculpture at Lakeshore Reservation ― Sue Atwell

  • Summer fun at Fairport Harbor Lakefront Park ― Jeff Taipale