Plan Your Summer With Our Guide to Lake Erie's Best Events

Steal away for the day — or even an entire weekend — to enjoy nature, live music, food, drink, fireworks, parades and more at the season’s best festivals, celebrations and concerts.

Dining Guide: The Best Waterfront Restaurants on Lake Erie — Ontario

Imagine yourself sipping on a cold, perspiring glass of pinot grigio while lapping waves provide the soundtrack to a summer night of al fresco dining on exquisite culinary creations beside the lake. Here, we highlight a variety of top-notch destinations.

Views Erie Street Art Festival Brings 37 New Murals to Erie, Pennsylvania

The festival is a way of beautifying the city and bringing art alive for everyone on the shores of Lake Erie.

A colorful new mural in Erie, Pa.

Kalahari Waterpark Expands in Sandusky, Ohio

A major overhaul of the resort's outdoor space means more to do, more seating and lots more fun.

A view of the exterior of Kalahari resort)

Dining Guide: The Best Waterfront Restaurants on Lake Erie — Ohio

With approximately 300 miles of shoreline, there’s no shortage of lakeside dining options in the Buckeye State.


Buy a Lake Erie Lighthouse

If you've ever wanted to live on the water — and in a lighthouse — then this is an auction you have to check out. 


Meet Michelle Brunner — A Lake Erie Artist Inspired by Middle Bass Island

Middle Bass Island has proved a strong influence for painter Michelle Brunner — and soon she’ll have a place of her own to fuel her passion and build new memories. 

Reimagining Northwest Ohio's Famous Handless Jacques

Discover how a retired building contractor is spearheading the effort to restore a beloved Ohio statue.

Lake Erie's Coastal Grandmas

The TikTok phenomenon finds a new aesthetic along our shore — and it’s not just for those with grandkids.


Dining Guide: The Best Waterfront Restaurants on Lake Erie — New York

Spectacular scenery meets palate-pleasing plates as we highlight the best places to sit back and relax by the water's edge on New York's stretch of shoreline.


Meadow Lynne Farms Showcases Its Strawberry Pizza Recipe

Discover an Ontario purveyor's culinary creation that puts a unique twist on a classic dish and takes advantage of strawberry season.