Friday, August 28, 4 – 11 p.m. & Saturday, August 29, 12 – 11 p.m.
TWO Days * One BIG Event
Civic Center Park, 8600 Munson Rd., Mentor
Enjoy the biggest two day event in Northeast Ohio!
We’ve got incredible live music throughout the weekend on two entertainment stages. From 80’s to country to soul, celtic and rock n roll, we’ve got music for every groove. Detailed Schedule
For the adventurer, take part in the festival’s newest edition – CityFest Color Dash & Walk on Friday night, 7:30 pm! This 2.2 mile run and fun walk starts & finishes at Mentor CityFest! You’ll enjoy mostly flat terrain along the Civic Center bike paths with seven different color zones to leave you festively decorated to enjoy the rest of Mentor CityFest activities. Registration and details
There’s giant inflatables, strolling entertainment, magnificent LED light dancers, family friendly midway games run by local non-profit organizations, expanded beer and wine gardens with scheduled wine tastings, and much more. Details here
And the festival food – have we got you covered! We have traditional foods like sausage sandwiches, cotton candy, snow cones, funnel cakes, lemonade and kettle corn, plus new twists bbq, pierogies, crab cakes, shrimp-on-a-stick, fresh juices, and more.
Non-food vendors spots are still available in the Main Street tent. Application information
Did we mention the biggest parade in Lake County? The CityFest Parade is Saturday, August 29, with a kick-off at 10 am from Shore Middle School. Details
Fireworks create the festival finale on Saturday at 10:30 pm, viewable from anywhere in Civic Center Park.
Parking for the festival will be at Mentor High School, Mentor Senior Center, Mentor Fire Station #5, in front of the Mentor Police Department, and at the Laketran parking lot on Market Street. Handicapped parking for those with a permanent Ohio handicapped plaque will be at Mentor High School near the stadium.
A special courtesy shuttle for the elderly and those with disabilities will run from Mentor Senior Center, the handicapped parking areas to the festival entrance.
Interested in volunteering? We have a variety of positions and it’s a lot of fun! Details
Check back often!
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