upcoming events
Mentor Farmers Market
Starts: July 10, 2015 - 2:30 pm
Ends: July 10, 2015 - 6:30 pm
Location: Eleanor B Garfield Park, 7967 Mentor Avenue, Mentor, OH 44060, United States
Description: The market is open each Friday from 2:30 to 6:30 PM at our new location at Garfield Park off Mentor Avenue. The market features a great selection of fresh local produce and related items like flowers, herbs, juices and baked goods. Admission is free. View a vendors list and learn more at http://www.mentorfarmersmarket.com.
Roaring 20's Soiree
Starts: July 10, 2015 - 7:00 pm
Ends: July 10, 2015 - 10:00 pm
Location: Wildwood Cultural Center & Park, 7645 Little Mountain Road, Mentor, OH 44060, United States
Description: Come dressed in period attire and dance the night away. Cash bar, appetizers, antique cars, no-stakes Blackjack. Residents: $15/nonresidents: $18. Call: 974-5720 for tickets.
Mentor Rocks - The Caliber Band
Starts: July 14, 2015 - 7:00 pm
Ends: July 14, 2015 - 9:00 pm
Location: Civic Center Park, 8500 Civic Center Blvd., Mentor
Description: Free summer concert! Enjoy great music, great food and a family-friendly festival atmosphere. Bringing you the “best in country”, the Caliber Band has quickly become one of Ohio’s top country cover bands. Don’t miss their smoldering performance! Bring a lawnchair or blanket. If it rains, the concert will be moved inside. Learn more at http://www.mentorrocks.info!

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Updated Mentor Visitor’s Guide

2015 Mentor Visitor's GuideSo, where are you eating today? With over 170 restaurants, bars and independent shops, Mentor is the shopping, dining & entertainment destination of Lake County. Whatever your taste, chances are pretty good that you’ll find it right here. And we’ve made it easier to find.

Download a free copy of our newly updated (June 2015) Visitor’s Guide! You’ll be able to pick up a copy at select locations throughout the city and Mentor City Hall by June 12th.

Welcome to Mentor!

The City of Mentor actively works to provide our residents with an open, accessible government. It is in this spirit of communication that we present our official website. In addition to using this site to convey important information, we communicate regularly through newsletters, e-newsletters, recreation brochures, The Mentor Channel 12 and Mentor Radio 1620.

For a quick overview of our community, check out the current issue of Mentor City Magazine. Call us at (440) 255-1100 or send us your inquiries, requests for service, comments and suggestions.

If you’re a business owner looking for a vital community in which to locate or expand your business, there’s an array of services offered through our Economic Development Department. Mentor is home to a significant number of biomedical firms and international and national corporate headquarters; but our staff also works hard to encourage the growth of young companies and offers attractive incentives to ensure their success.

Mentor is a popular destination for visitors who come to shop, hike or just hang out. Consider Headlands Beach — Ohio’s longest and best swimming beach and named one of the 20 best beaches in America by CNN Travel; the Mentor Lagoons Nature Preserve and adjoining Mentor Marsh State Nature Preserve boast over a mile of natural beach and more than 1,000 acres of trails, boardwalks and wildlife. There’s also the James A. Garfield National Historic Site, home of our 20th U.S. President, and many, many shopping and dining opportunities.

Mentor, Ohio — named to the “100 Best Places to Live” by Money magazine in 2006 and 2010, and to Smart Money’s “Best Places to Retire in Ohio” in 2012. We’re sure you’ll find that Mentor’s a great place — to live, work, play, or visit!