An Evening with Verlon Thompson

The Lorain Lighthouse Foundation, along with Bob & Diane Gradisek and Ron Cocco, President of Clark & Post Architect, are hosting an “Evening with Verlon Thompson”. This event will be held on Wednesday July 19, 2017 at the Black River Landings Transportation Center located at 421 Black River Lane in Lorain, Ohio.  A wine, beer and Cheese reception begins at 6:00pm and the concert… Read more →

Melt Bar and Grilled – Dining to Donate

Melt Bar and Grilled is hosting two (2) Dining to Donate fundraisers for the Lorain Lighthouse Foundation.  The dates are Thursday May 18, 2017 and Thursday June 8, 2017.  The participating Melt locations are Lakewood, Independence and Short North in Columbus.   For more information, see this flyer ===> Melt – Dining to Donate.   Every guest must have a flyer (digital… Read more →

Fireworks Picnic at the Lighthouse

Saturday, July 1, 2017 Fireworks Picnic at the Lighthouse (weather permitting) 8pm – 11pm $100 per person For Reservations, call 440-984-1012 Boat to depart from the Black River Wharf Boat Launch Catered by the Jackalope Lakeside Restaurant There is a limited number of reservations available for this event, so please call early. Read more →

2017 Lorain Lighthouse Sunset Dinners Schedule

    The 2017 Lorain Lighthouse Sunset Wine Dinners will start on Tuesday, June 20, 2017 and run every Tuesday thru Tuesday, September 12, 2017 (weather permitting). This is a fantastic way to celebrate a special occasion and catch one of Ohio’s most beautiful sunsets. The evening includes a boat ride to and from the lighthouse and a brief guided tour… Read more →

2017 Lorain Lighthouse Tour Schedule

2017 Lorain Lighthouse Tours Tours of the Lorain Lighthouse are available during the summer months departing by boat from the Black River Landing. Tour boats depart every half hour. Tickets for the boat ride and tour are $20.00. They are available online here (starting in spring of 2017) or at the Lorain Port Authority office located at 319 Black River… Read more →

Donate to the Lorain Lighthouse Foundation

The Lorain Lighthouse Foundation, Inc., an IRC section 501(c)(3) tax exempt non-profit, charitable foundation, was created in 1989 and incorporated on December 26, 1989 under the laws of the State of Ohio and commenced operations on January 1, 1990, to spearhead the preservation of the Lorain Lighthouse. It was also established to maintain the history and integrity of Lorain’s Waterfront. … Read more →

United States Lighthouse Society – Lighthouse Passport Club

UNITED STATES LIGHTHOUSE SOCIETY LIGHTHOUSE PASSPORT CLUB The Lorain Lighthouse “The Jewel of the Port” has joined the United States Lighthouse Society’s Lighthouse Passport Club. Two different stamps are available. One for persons touring the Lighthouse in person and one for those viewing it from the shore. The stamp will be applied to the official Lighthouse Passport book available at… Read more →