Preserving the past and promoting the future of Chardon Square

Celebrating Art in Geauga County

The Chardon Square Association’s 34th annual Arts Festival will be held on Sunday, August 3rd, from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm, on beautiful, historic Chardon Square. Chardon Square is located at the intersection of Routes 44 and 6, and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

arts-festival-2The juried, outdoor show, is free to attend, and will host over 100 artists both local, and out of state, providing a wonderful opportunity for a day of shopping and dining in a park like setting. It is estimated that 5,000 people enjoy this beautiful show each year.

The artists represented will cover many different genres including; painting, stained glass, leather, fabric art, wood carving, pottery, photography, weaving, copper, jewelry, stone cutting and more.

Artists that are featured come from around the country, as well as from our own back yard.

arts-festival-1This year the Arts Festival is introducing a Local Featured Artist, which will be an annual occurrence. Chardon resident Pat Ingram of Brushworks Studio will be the first to be featured. Ms. Ingram will be offering impressionistic landscapes in oil.

You will not want to miss the ever popular, large copper frog sculptures for your patio or pond, or the wonderful stone houses, for your garden, made by Adam New of Mentor. There will also be banks handcrafted from original post office doors, beautifully hand woven outfits of local artist, Nancy Hart, and brooms, made by Chuck Fath of Burton.

A great selection of restaurants will be open on the Square during the festival for your dining pleasure, as well as, food vendors at the show. The Chardon Square Arts Festival is being sponsored by Renewal by Anderson Windows, Masters Consulting Group, and In Loving Memory of Mr. and Mrs. Carl W. Gump.

The Chardon Square Arts Festival is being sponsored by Renewal by Anderson Windows, and Masters Consulting Group.

While on the Square, enjoy shopping in a variety of shops and boutiques that will also be open.

For more information, please contact Mariann Goodwin at (440) 285-8686 or


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