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The Tudor House is located at:
655 Latham Lane
New Franklin, OH 44319
We are excited to host some of our favorite events once again. If you want to be a part of our planning committee and/or an event volunteer, please email Katie Smith or call 330-882-4324.
Sail Into Summer Craft & Vendor Fair
Sunday, May 29, 2022 from 12 pm to 5 pm
Shop some of the Portage Lakes area's favorite vendors, crafters, and businesses and sample offerings from a variety of food trucks all while taking in the beautiful lakeside setting.
Music & Movies on the Lawn
Bring a blanket or lawn chair, snacks and drinks, (and maybe a can of bug spray) and enjoy an evening of lakeside entertainment on the picturesque lawn and patio. Outside food and beverages permitted. Some food and beverages available for purchase on-site (cash only).
Movies: Tuesdays at 9pm
- June 14: Sing 2
- July 12: Encanto
- August 9: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Music: Tuesdays at 7pm
Old Fashioned 4th of July Picnic
Monday, July 4, 2022 from 12 pm to 4 pm
A barbershop quartet, classic lawn games, and a good old-fashioned pie-baking contest are all part of this New Franklin tradition. Food trucks, beer and wine, and inflatables and carnival games for the kids make it a can't-miss, fun-filled event for the whole family!
Lakeside BBQ Fundraiser
Thursday, August 25, 2022 from 6 pm to 9 pm
This annual fundraiser features live music, delicious barbecue, and beverages from our favorite local breweries and wineries. Proceeds raised are used to host free community events at the Tudor House. Tickets and sponsorship opportunities are available. Learn more and buy tickets here.
Sunday, October 16, 2022 from 12 pm to 6 pm
One of our most popular events! Enjoy a pint, dance the polka, and sample some local German fare while taking in the beauty of Portage Lakes in the fall.
Christmas Open House & Tree Lighting
Sunday, December 4, 2022 from 2 pm to 5 pm
Celebrate the season with refreshments, activities for kids, performances by local music groups, and a meet and greet with Santa and Mrs. Claus. Be sure to stay till the final act when we all join together in tradition for a few classic Christmas carols.
Euchre Days at the Tudor House
On the third Wednesday of each month, the Tudor House hosts Euchre Days, a free event open to residents and friends. To reserve a spot, please email Judy Williams or call 330-882-4415. Light refreshments are provided. 1:00-4:00 p.m.
Yard Waste Drop Off
Saturday, April 16, 2022
9 am to 3 pm
Drop off grass clippings, leaves, and small branches at the New Franklin Service Garage located at 6523 Hampsher Road. We will not accept rocks, dirt, railroad ties, logs, firewood, or commercial/business drop offs. Please plan to unload your own materials, but assistance will be available if needed. Proof of residency is required, Questions? Call the New Franklin Service Department at 330-882-3824.
Leaf Drop Off
Check back for Leaf Drop Off dates and times that typically run 9am-3pm on Saturdays in October, November, and early December.
These events are funded by a grant from Summit ReWorks.
Saturday, April 23, 2022
10am to 1pm
This free event for New Franklin residents offers confidential paper shredding with proof of residency. A limit of 10 file boxes or bags is enforced; there is no need to remove staples or paperclips from paper. The event is held rain or shine at City Hall at 5611 Manchester Road. Enter at the fire station and exit on Center Road. This event is funded by a grant from NOPEC.
Monday, May 30, 2022
10 am (line up at 9 am)
The New Franklin Memorial Day Parade begins at 10 am on Memorial Day. The parade steps off from Grace Bible Church (5781 Manchester Road) and goes approximately 1 mile south on Manchester Road to Manchester Cemetery. A Remembrance Ceremony takes place at the cemetery immediately following the parade (approximately 11 am). Parking and restrooms are available at Grace Bible Church and Lockhart Field. Participants should email Christine Lippincott at the City of New Franklin to register. Line-up begins at 9 am