Welcome to Chardon, Ohio!

Host to the annual Geauga County Maple Festival as well as being the county seat for Geauga County, Chardon is one of the most dynamic small towns in all of Northeast Ohio. From our charming Main Street shops and restaurants to our beautiful parks and cultural activities, Chardon has something fun to offer everyone.


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Plans on Tap for Chardon BrewFest and first annual 5K BrewFest Race for Suds September 13 at Eltech Building

It’s time again for Chardon Tomorrow’s annual Chardon BrewFest which will feature 24 brewers from  Ohio and surrounding areas. The Fest, sponsored by Lake Health, will be held from noon to 5 p.m. on the grounds of the Eltech Building located at 100 Center Street, Chardon. In addition to sampling microbrews, attendees will enjoy live music from Elm Street Blues, Stray Louie and Tyrone’s Blues Sinsation. There will also be food from local Chardon restaurants, corn hole and entertainment from Balloon Bender Dave sponsored by Western Reserve Speech & Language Partners.

Tickets are $25 in advance and $35 the day of the event. Admission includes 15 tastings and a mug. Designated drivers can attend for $5 which includes a mug and soft drinks.  Click here to buy advance tickets or you can purchase them at Chardon BrewWorks at 200 Center Street and at Beans Coffee Shop located at 121 Main Street in Chardon. You must be 21 years of age or over to sample and wear a wristband. IDs will be required at admission for everyone obtaining a wristband.

Special thanks goes to our secondary sponsors – Heinen’s and Red, Wine & Brew.

Click here to see our list of brewers attending the Fest.

The 5K Race for Suds, sponsored by Junction Auto,  will begin at Chip’s Clubhouse located at 214 Fifth Avenue. Entry fee is $15 and $20 day of race. A combination BrewFest tasting and race ticket is $25 in advance and $30 day of. Cash prizes will be awarded to the top three finishers in the male and female divisions. Awards will also be given for first place winners in each age group.  For Race Tickets or race and BrewFest combination package click here.

Chardon BrewFest Race for Suds Course

Chardon BrewFest Race for Suds Course

Want to volunteer for BrewFest or the race? Email info@chardontomorrow.org Volunteers get free admission, a t-shirt, food and an invitation to the volunteer after party.

What is Chardon Tomorrow?

Our mission: Preserving and Enhancing the Character of Chardon by encouraging investment, fostering a sense of community, and developing partnerships with community stakeholders to create a more vibrant and sustainable quality of life.

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