|Veterans’ Memorial Park is located at 32756 Lake Road, Avon Lake, Ohio 44012. The park is on the shores of Lake Erie and offers grand views and wonderful access to the lake. There is a boardwalk with park benches providing great views of Lake Erie and its’ spectacular sunsets; along, with a number of picnic tables and charcoal grills great for family picnics.
Veterans’ Memorial Park is home to both the Lake House and Folger Home. Both facilities are available for rent throughout the year and are great for wedding showers, baby showers, family reunions, meetings, and other private events.
The Lake House accommodates up to 85 guests with tables and chairs, has a small warming kitchen with electric range, microwave and refrigerator, pulldown projection screen, patio with charcoal grill, and fantastic Lake Erie views. The facility currently has seating for up to 72 guests and 2 8’ tables that can be used for serving tables and/or gift tables. The number of tables and chairs may vary.
The historic Folger Home accommodates up to 48 guests with tables and chairs, has a small galley style kitchen with electric range, microwave and refrigerator, wraparound porch with rocking chairs, and fantastic Lake Erie views. The facility comes with privacy chains that can be hooked up at the entrances of the wraparound porch to keep the porch private during your event. The chains can be found in the main room of the facility.
The park also features a small Gazebo that sits close to the Lake House and is available for rent and is great for small wedding ceremonies and wedding photos; as well as, family, graduation, and school dance photos. The gazebo is available for rent May through October.
Along the western end of the park is the Avon Lake Boat Club avonlakeboatclub.com offering small boat storage and the historic Lake Shore Cemetery.
There are small public parking lots available in front of the Lake House and Folger Home. Additional parking is available at the Old Firehouse Community Center located directly across the street from Veterans’ Park and the old RTA Commuter Parking Lot located just west of Veterans’ Park on the south side of Lake Road. Public parking lots are open to the public at all times and not closed off or reserved during rentals.