Mentor CityFest

Mentor CityFest2019-09-20T13:08:24+00:00

Thanks to everyone who made it out to CityFest this year!  We hope you enjoy these highlights and join us again next year!

This isn’t your average fun run! This 2.2 mile run and fun walk starts & finishes at Mentor CityFest on the grounds of Civic Center Park, and runs along the bike path. Several color zones will leave you festively decorated! Registration includes a t-shirt and post-race fun & entertainment.

Run Divisions:
Men/Women 13 & under; 14 – 17; 18 – 24; 25 – 29; 30 – 34; 35 – 39; 40 – 44; 45-49; 50-59; 60-69; 70+

Awards
Top 3 overall Men & Women and Top 3 in each age division

Fees
$20 pre-race; $25 day of race  (T-shirts guaranteed to pre-race registrants only)

Packet Pick up will be Friday, August 23, 10 AM – 8 PM at Second Sole, 8791 Mentor Ave, Mentor.

Race Day registration/Check-In is from 4:30 – 5:30 PM at the pool pavilion, Civic Center Park, 8600 Munson Rd., Mentor.

Race begins at 6 PM.

To register online click here!

For additional details, get in touch with Brian McCloskey at mccloskey@secondsoleohio.com or (440) 290-0185.

Thank to everyone who participated in the Mentor CityFest Parade. Congratulations to our award winners!

BEST OF SHOW

  • Mentor Christian School

SCHOOL SPIRIT

  1. Top 25
  2. Mentor High School Fighting Cardinal Marching Band

COMMUNITY SPIRIT

  1. Cub Scout Pack 3306
  2. Mentor Ice Breakers

DANCE/CHEER/BATON

  1. Shore Middle School
  2. Savelli Dance

BEST FLOAT

  1. Mentor Christian School
  2. Mentor Rotary

USE OF THEME

  1. Mentor Ice Arena
  2. Cub Scout Pack 3079

Please contact Renee Ochaya at ochaya@cityofmentor.com or (440) 974-5725.

Non-Food Vendors
Non-food vendors will include arts and crafts, local businesses, community organizations, churches and others wanting to participate. All vendors are stationed within our two Main Street tents. The festival map indicates where these are located on the property. To participate as a non-food vendor, please complete the following THREE forms and submit to Maggie Kuyasa, c/o Mentor Recreation, 8500 Civic Center Blvd., Mentor, Ohio  44060. Space is limited and we frequently sell out.

Non-Food Vendor Application (pdf)
Vendor Contract (pdf)
Vendor Information Sheet (pdf)
Liability Waiver (pdf)

Food Vendors
A designated food vendor area will feature traditional fair foods, as well as local fare. To apply, please complete the following THREE forms and submit to Maggie Kuyasa, c/o Mentor Recreation, 8500 Civic Center Blvd., Mentor, Ohio  44060. Space is limited and the city reserves the right to limit and select the types of food presented by each vendor. Vendors should also review our food vendor electrical hook-up requirements here.

Vendor Application (pdf)

Please direct questions to Maggie Kuyasa at (440) 974-5720 or kuyasa@cityofmentor.com

Are you looking for a fun, active way to get involved in your community? Mentor CityFest has opportunities for individuals, families and groups to participate in our biggest festival of the year.

Mentor CityFest is a two-day festival attracting more than 20,000 people. With volunteer needs in set up and clean up, recycling, festival services, ticket and wristband sales and more, there are many ways to get involved.

Download the 2019 CityFest Volunteer Application here.

If you have any questions, please call Nick Standering, Volunteer Coordinator, at 440-974-5735.