Visiting Garrettsville

The Village of Garrettsville and surrounding area boasts a wide variety of attractions, shopping, antiquing, dining, activities, historical sites, and more. Two state parks are located within five miles of the Village and the scenic Headwaters Trail runs right through town.


Historic Sites

Baptist Cemetary & War Memorials
Located on Maple Avenue across from the municipal parking lots

James A. Garfield Historical Society
Located at 8107 Main Street in Garrettsville

Ohio Historical Society Marker - Garrettsville's Maple Syrup Industry
Located at 8107 Main Street in Garrettsville

Ohio Historical Society Marker - Hart Crane's Birthplace
Located on Freedom Street across from the municipal parking lot


Village Parks and Trails

Garrettsville Village Park contains five baseball/softball fields, a basketball court, a skateboard course and a playground. The park also contains three outdoor pavillions available for weddings, reunions and parties.

A smaller Village owned park located on Park Avenue features playground equipment, a tennis court and a basketball court.

Headwaters Trail is great for hikers, bicyclists and horse riders.Headwaters Trail is an eight-mile limestone-paved trail built on the former Cleveland-Mahoning Railroad line between Mantua and Garrettsville. The trail provides a safe and scenic route for hikers, bikers, and horseback riders and features trailhead parking at Garrettsville Village Park, on SR700 in Hiram, and in Mantua Village Park.

There is a scenic Boardwalk across Eagle Creek.


Attractions, Activities and Lodging

Visit the Garrettsville-Hiram Area Chamber of Commerce site for more information about places to stay and things to do.


Thu, Aug 6, 2015
Planning Commission
Time: 7:00 PM
Sat, Aug 8, 2015
Peach Social
Time: 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Mon, Aug 10, 2015
BPA Meeting
Time: 7:30 PM
Wed, Aug 19, 2015
Public Hearing Council
Time: 7:30 PM
Sat, Aug 22, 2015
Cruise Night in Garfield Plaza
Time: 3:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Announcements
  • Beginning Nov 1, 2014, the Village Clerk's Office will change to winter hours - 8:00AM to 4:00PM
  • The Village of Garrettsville Council will hold a Public Hearing on Wednesday August 19, 2015 in Council Chambers located at 8213 High Street Garrettsville. The purpose the Public Hearing is Ordinance 2015-28 An Ordinance amending Section 1193.07 and 119308 of the Codified Ordinances of Village of Garrettsville relating to restoration of non-conforming single-family dwellings. The Regular Council Meeting will follow the Public Hearing.