Halloween Fun to Lift Your Spirits

This blog is from 2022. For 2023 Halloween and fall events, visit our events calendar.

 

October means more than just shorter days and raking leaves – it’s time for ghosts and goodies!

We’ve got Halloween events of all kinds and for all ages, from special trick or treat activities for kids to scary fun for teens and adults. Check out our list of the best Halloween-related events taking place in Youngstown and throughout Mahoning County!

Trick or Treat Events

Kids having fun trick or treating.

Looking for fall fun options geared toward kids? Here’s your short list of family-friendly Halloween trick or treat events – the scare level is low but the fun level is high!

Southern Park Mall Candy Crawl

Come to the Southern Park Mall in your best Halloween costume and participate in a family-friendly, mall-wide trick or treat event!

It all starts at DeBartolo Commons (outside), where princesses and superheroes will be handing out candy to the kids! Then, trick-or-treaters can head inside the mall to visit participating stores and food vendors for some sweet treats.

Candy Crawl is on Friday, October 14 from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. (while supplies last)!

Youngstown Phantoms Safe Trick or Treat

Head to the Covelli Centre in downtown Youngstown to see the Youngstown Phantoms face off against the Madison Capitols and bring the kids for a safe Trick or Treat!

Youngstown Phantoms Safe Trick or Treat is on Friday, October 14 at 6 p.m. The game begins at 7.05 p.m.

Trunk or Treat at the Youngstown Playhouse

Visit the special Trunk or Treat Halloween party at the Youngstown Playhouse for goodies and community resources. It’s free, open to the public and a fun, safe, centralized option for a great trick-or-treating experience! The Youngstown Playhouse is located at 600 Playhouse Lane.

Truck or Treat is Sunday, October 23 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Bake Me Treats Halloween Fest

Bake Me Treats is hosting a Halloween Fest at their store, located at 16 S. Main Street in Poland. There will be vendors, food trucks, and a pumpkin bounce house, as well as all sorts of amazing sweet treats! Remember to wear your Halloween costume to receive a FREE cupcake!

This fun, one-day event is scheduled for Saturday, October 29 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. 

5th Annual Plaza Wide Trick or Treat

The 5th Annual Plaza Wide Trick or Treat is sponsored by local businesses in the 1300 block of Boardman-Canfield Road, from Blue Wolf Tavern down to Hot Head Burritos. (There will even be a doggie costume contest at One Hot Cookie!) For more information, visit their Facebook page.

Trick or Treat takes place Saturday, October 29 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. (and the dog costume content is at 3 p.m.).

Spooky Family Fun

The Youngstown area is packed with special Halloween events the whole family can enjoy! Here are some of our favorites:

Pumpkin Carving at Fellows Riverside Gardens

Carved pumpkin at Fellows Riverside Gardens.

Come out and carve up a storm! At Fellows Riverside Gardens (located at 123 McKinley Avenue on the west side of Youngstown), you and the family can have a blast carving pumpkins for the

pumpkin display at the annual Pumpkin Walk. Carving tools will be provided, or you can bring your own! No registration is required and families can meet in the parking lot next to the new Cushwa Outdoor Education Pavilion.

Don’t forget that the Pumpkin Walk at Twilight will also be held at Fellows Riverside Gardens.

Carving is on Friday, October 14 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Pumpkin Walk at Twilight is on Sunday, October 16 from 4 – 8 p.m.

Shows at Ward Beecher Planetarium

The Ward Beecher Planetarium at Youngstown State University is cooking up some extra special Halloween-themed shows this fall! Shows are free and open to the public, but donations are definitely appreciated.

Wizarding Weekend

This one’s for the Harry Potter fans!

Visitors to the planetarium can learn all about the night sky and how it relates to the magical world of the Harry Potter Universe. At the end of the presentation, you can test your knowledge to win points for your house! Check the Ward Beecher Planetarium website for more information.

Shows are Friday, October 7 at 7 p.m. and 8:30 p.m., and Saturday, October 8 at 12:30 p.m., 2 p.m., 7 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. 

Nightlights

Nightlights has been running since 1974 and is appropriate for all ages, but keep in mind that very young visitors might be afraid of the dark and loud music. Otherwise, everything is presented in a fun, non-scary style for everyone to enjoy – plus, guests are encouraged to come in costume!

Five shows are scheduled: October 14, 15, 21, 22, and 28. All shows start at 8 p.m. 

Night-LITE

This a fun, light-hearted version of the Nightlights show appropriate for all ages! As with Nightlights, everyone is encouraged to wear their costume!

Two shows are scheduled: October 15 and 22 at 2 p.m.

The Pumpkin Carve-Out Contest

Bring your carving tools and your creativity to the Masters Pavilion at Boardman Park and carve some pumpkins! Participants pay five dollars per pumpkin, and prizes will be awarded for winners in four different age categories!

Contest dates are Friday, October 14 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., Saturday, October 15 from 12 p.m. to 9 p.m., and Sunday, October 16 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Spooktacular Halloween Drive-Thru Light Display at Boardman Park

Take a drive though Boardman Park and enjoy the spooky (but not too scary) Halloween light displays, all from the safety of your car! Tune in to 88.9 FM to enjoy some Halloween themed music during your drive, too.

The light display runs from October 17 – October 31 from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Family Fall Fest at Boardman Park

Be sure to visit Boardman Park for some family-oriented fall fun! This free event takes place at the Masters Outdoor Pavilion and will include Halloween-themed carnival games, live music, face painting, straw mazes and much more! Concessions will be available at the fall festival, too.

Family Fall Fest is slated for Saturday, October 22, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.

**In case of inclement weather, the Fall Fest will take place on October 29.

Nightmare at the Canfield Scaregrounds

Every year in October, the Canfield Fairgrounds becomes the Canfield Scaregrounds! So, you don’t have to drive to Akron, Columbus, or Cleveland for the scariest time around. It’s a haunted house like you’ve never seen before – get ready for the scare of your life at terrifying attractions like the Barn of Evil, The Slaughterhouse, and the Haunted Circus. On the less frightening side, Monster Mania offers “not so scary” scenes for the little ones featuring the Sanderson Sisters.

The Scaregrounds are open September 30-October 31: Fridays and Saturdays from 7 p.m. to midnight; Sundays from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.; and Monday, October 31 from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. 

**Check the Canfield Scaregrounds website for the latest updates and information.

Stately Shivers

Exterior of Stambaugh Auditoirum.

Add a touch of elegance to your Halloween season by attending a live show!

Pops in Powers: Ghostbusters in Concert

Halloween’s the perfect time to catch some ghosts! Join the Ghostbusters, as well as guest conductor Erik Ochsner and the Youngstown Symphony Orchestra, as they play Elmer Bernstein’s Grammy-nominated score.

The performances will be held at Powers Auditorium at the DeYor Performing Arts Center. Visit the Youngstown Symphony website for tickets and more information.

Concerts will take place Saturday, October 8 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, October 9 at 2:30 p.m.

The Death of Dr. Frankenstein

Gather at the Best Western Dutch Haus Inn in Columbiana to answer: who killed Dr. Frankenstein? Join a cast of characters including Vampira, Dr. Jekyll, the Wolfman, and Frankenstein’s monster himself!

For tickets, call 866-482-5050 or go to dasdutchvillage.com/theater. Then, be sure to ask about the “That’s Entertainment” Overnight Dinner Theater Package, and you’ll have a beautiful room waiting for you after the show, with a hot breakfast bar ready in the morning!

Two performances are scheduled for Friday, October 28: A matinee at 12 p.m., and an evening show at 7 p.m.

The Monster: Silent Film with Organ Accompaniment

The Monster, from 1925, is considered to be the first horror film to reach the top of the U.S. box office. The movie stars the legendary Lon Cheney as a doctor committing horrible experiments in a sanitarium, and is a classic of the horror genre.

Come see The Monster with live organ accompaniment by Jay Spencer, who has been the house organist for the Canton Palace Theatre since the 1990s. Tickets are $7 with a $3 service fee – just call 330-259-0555 or visit the Stambaugh Auditorium website.

The Monster with organist Jay Spencer will be shown on Sunday, October 30 at 4 p.m.

Just for the Grown-Ups

Looking for some Halloween-themed options for the grown ups? Here are some activities in and around Youngstown that are just for the BIG kids!

Lanterman’s Mill – In the Dark of The Night

A haunted evening at Lanterman’s Mill.

Find out for yourself if Lanterman’s Mill is actually haunted! You’ll spend an hour in the mill with an opportunity to investigate every floor in the dark of the night.

Ticket prices are $10 for residents and $12 for non-residents. Space is very limited, so call 330-740-7116 or register online at the Mill Creek MetroParks website by searching under the “Programs and Events” section.

Tours are Saturday, October 29 at 9 p.m. or 11 p.m. and Saturday, November 5 at 9 p.m. or 11 p.m.

The Rocky Horror Picture Show at Penguin City Brewery

You’ll have a blast at Penguin City Brewery watching The Rocky Horror Picture Show on Penguin City’s 300 inch TV! Audience participation prop bags will be on sale for $5 each, with proceeds going to Rebel Rescue Ranch, a nonprofit animal rescue that specializes in rehoming exotic pets. There will be drink specials, giveaways, and a costume contest, too!

The show is scheduled for Saturday, October 29. Doors open at 7 p.m. with a $5 cover. The movie starts promptly at 9 p.m.

Fill Your Fall with Fun

The Mahoning Valley has more than just wagon rides, pumpkin patches and apple cider when it comes to Halloween! All throughout the month of October, you can find great Halloween activities for everyone in the family.

If you’re looking for something a little less ghostly, check out our fall events blog for more options throughout the entire fall season – Boardman Oktoberfest, Harvest Weekends at White House Fruit Farm (don’t forget to grab a donut…or 12!), the New Springfield Maze Craze Corn Maze (a massive 21-acre corn maze with tons of other activities), live entertainment, and much more!

Always check back to Youngstown Live for everything going on in Youngstown and the Mahoning Valley!

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Whether you’re looking for a relaxing evening with a glass of wine in hand, or want to meet up with friends to share some fantastic food and lively conversation, we’ve got all the info on where you should go!

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Fall Into FUN: 2022’s Must-Do Fall Events in Youngstown, Ohio!

NOTE: This listing is from 2022. Visit our up-to-date events calendar for upcoming fall events.

 

Gather ‘round the fire and get the hot dogs and s’mores ready, because fall is almost here! 

Youngstown, Ohio (and the Mahoning Valley in general) is a must-visit location when it comes to fall-themed family-friendly events and unique activities! We’ve got world-class farmers markets, nationally recognized corn mazes, and much more! So grab your calendar, and start planning all the fun things you want to be a part of this fall season!

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The Best of the Best: Outdoor Dining in Youngstown, Ohio

Summer’s here, and what’s better than a great meal and cold drink in the fresh air? Nothing!

Downtown Youngstown and the surrounding areas are filled with restaurants and eateries where you can get brunch, dinner or just a cold beer while relaxing outside. So, here’s your list of the 20 best restaurants with outdoor seating in and around Youngstown!

DOWNTOWN YOUNGSTOWN OUTDOOR DINING OPTIONS

Outdoor seating at Bistro 1907 in Youngstown.

Outdoor seating at Bistro 1907 in Youngstown.

Bistro 1907

Experience fine modern dining at Bistro 1907. Area restaurateur Mark Canzonetta opened his restaurant in the DoubleTree by Hilton, a refurbished, century old building oozing with charm, to give diners a taste of old-time bistro dishes with a modern Parisian twist.

Bistro 1907 offers breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner, all of which can be enjoyed on their outdoor patio (allowing you to take in the hustle and bustle of historic Central Square while savoring a smooth glass of wine)!

West 34

West 34 is Downtown Youngstown’s newest restaurant and bar, located in the historic Wick Tower building. If you’re looking for modern fare with a friendly atmosphere, this is it! Grab a delicious entree or sip on one of their creative cocktails while enjoying the company of others on the spacious patio, located in the heart of the Phelps Street Gateway!

Cassese’s MVR

First opened in 1927, the MVR is a longtime dining tradition among Youngstown’s Italians and non-Italians alike. They have an extensive menu of classic selections as well as a variety of sandwiches and specials. Not only can you dine outdoors, but you can also enjoy a competitive game of bocce on the adjoining bocce courts!

V2 Wine Bar Trattoria

Since 2011, V2 Wine Bar Trattoria has been featuring beloved classics from Vernon’s Cafe (which is also owned by Vernon Cesta) and a variety of wines, cocktails and craft brews. Also located on the Phelps Street Gateway, V2 is a great place to enjoy the  trendy outdoor atmosphere of the pedestrian-only area.

Gringo’s Tacos, Tequila, and Mezcal Bar

Forget fast food tacos, because Gringo’s is not your typical Mexican restaurant! Located on the newly opened Phelps Street Gateway in downtown Youngstown, Gringo’s boasts a wide selection of tacos and burritos, with the option to build your own, too. Have one of their cocktails in the outdoor seating area while enjoying the new pedestrian-only walkway.

BOARDMAN OUTDOOR DINING OPTIONS

Luxury outdoor patio experience at Aqua Pazzo Restaurant.

Luxury outdoor patio experience at Aqua Pazzo Restaurant.

Aqua Pazzo

This upscale Italian restaurant is known for its high-quality, Roman-style Italian cuisine, delicious pizzas (straight from the wood-fired oven) and hand-crafted cocktails! The incredible food is only enhanced by Aqua Pazzo’s stunning patio. Its lighting and water features meld into a chic oasis, unlike any other outdoor patio in the area!

Double Bogey’s Bar & Grill

Double Bogey’s Bar & Grill is located in the newest addition to the Southern Park Mall, the new community event space known as DeBartolo Commons. It’s a family friendly space with American-style classics and bar snacks, along with an expansive indoor golf practice and training area.

The patio is where Double Bogey’s truly shines; their outdoor seating space is one of the largest in the area, with seating for dozens of guests, as well as four fire pits!

Stonebridge Grille & Tavern

Serving American-style cuisine in a comfortable bistro setting, Stonebridge serves up burgers, wraps, sandwiches, and hearty entrees. Their brick-lined outdoor patio is surrounded by trees, making it an unexpectedly private dining experience.

Magic Tree Pub & Eatery

With 41 beers on tap, in addition to their wide selection of cocktails and wine, Magic Tree’s outdoor patio is a fan favorite for locals and visitors alike! Their tavern-style menu will appeal to all diners – there are classics like pot roast, wraps and sandwiches, and vegetarian/vegan options too!

Live music and entertainment are staples, so be sure to check back regularly for a variety of experiences.

The Casual Pint

The Casual Pint, conveniently located in The Shops at Boardman Park, opened in 2017 and delivers a “fun yet upscale yet casual” atmosphere! Enjoy the family-friendly patio with loved ones or friends, where you can try upscale bar snacks like pretzel rolls with beer cheese, or share one or their delicious flatbreads. Don’t forget to grab a takeout six-pack or growler for home!

CANFIELD OUTDOOR DINING OPTIONS

Kennsington Grille

Spacious outdoor seating on Kennsington’s outdoor patio.

Spacious outdoor seating on Kennsington’s outdoor patio.

Located at the popular Kennsington Golf Club, Kennsington Grille’s patio makes you feel like you’re dining at a private club! Warm, comfortable and inviting, you’ll love the large open space, inclusive of fire pits and panoramic views of the course.

Zenobia Cuisine & Bar

Zenobia is the stop for Mediterranean and Middle Eastern food in Canfield! It has all the favorites like hummus, grape leaves and falafel, plus sandwiches and lamb or chicken entrees. Try these and more on their secluded patio that’s overflowing with flowers, trees and a variety of plants!

Napa Grocery Gourmet Market and Cafe

A recent addition to the Youngstown area restaurant scene, Napa Grocery is more than just an eatery – they have an excellent selection of specialty grocery items and even ice cream! Their menu boasts Italian-style sandwiches, and their unique pizzas set them apart from other pizzerias in the area. You won’t be disappointed in the food or the comfortable outdoor seats that surround the exterior.

AUSTINTOWN OUTDOOR DINING OPTIONS

Outdoor seating with a fun atmosphere in Austintown, Ohio.

Outdoor seating at Barry Dyngles in Austintown, Ohio.

Barry Dyngles Restaurant & Pub

On Raccoon Rd. in Austintown, you’ll find Barry Dyngles, long known as the place with a funny name and fabulous food. They’re famous for barbecue, but their steaks, chicken, and burgers are not to be missed. The restaurant recently expanded their patio area and remodeled the entire building. Stop in and try it for yourself!

Mojo’s Pub-N-Grill

Mojo’s owners noticed that there wasn’t an American-style pub in the area, so they decided to open one! Grab a burger, sandwich, or one of their huge appetizers while enjoying  their shaded outdoor seating.

NORTH LIMA OUTDOOR DINING OPTIONS

Shaded, comfortable restaurant patio in North Lima, Ohio.

Shaded, comfortable restaurant patio at Steamers in North Lima, Ohio.

Steamers Stonewall Tavern

Steamers serves classic pasta dishes, burgers, and steakhouse favorites in a higher-end bar & grill setting. The DeNapoli family perfected their family recipes across the border in Pennsylvania before opening this location in North Lima. Don’t worry about the sun, their fully shaded patio has got you covered!

Los Gallos

Just south of Boardman, Los Gallos serves up Mexican and Tex-Mex classics, as well as American favorites like burgers, wings, and ribs. Enjoy these creative dishes on their outdoor patio, but don’t forget to order a drink, too! You’ll be mesmerized by their menu of cocktails, mojitos, margaritas and more! Take a minute and browse their selection of fine tequilas – the finest variety in the area!

POLAND AND STRUTHERS OUTDOOR DINING OPTIONS

Historic outdoor seating with Mediterranean flair in Struthers, Ohio.

Outdoor seating at Selah’s in Struthers, Ohio.

Selah

Located in downtown Struthers in a historic building that once housed a bank, Selah is a self-proclaimed “hometown restaurant with a big-city flair!” Diners love Selah’s American dishes with a European and Mediterranean flair, a full cocktail menu, and a bakery with pies, cakes, and cupcakes!

Their generous outdoor seating area is topped with a pergola, further enhancing the Mediterranean atmosphere.

Inner Circle Pizza

Inner Circle Pizza in Poland has been serving up Italian favorites since 1972, and that doesn’t just mean pizza! In addition to their pizza, diners can enjoy the pasta and meatballs,  “flatbreadz” and deli-style sandwiches out on their spacious covered patio.

Pour House Bar & Grill

Looking for some amazing trashcan nachos or pretzel sticks to go with your cold drink on a hot day? Pour House is your place! Their recently expanded outdoor patio has its own dedicated bar area, too.

FIND OUTDOOR SEATING FOR THE BEST DINE-OUT(DOOR) EXPERIENCE!

Youngstown has an amazing variety of places to eat (no matter the time of year), but the area’s many outdoor dining options take all that great cuisine to the next level. With so many spots offering a patio and outdoor seating, you can make the most of summer months in Ohio!

Get out and have a good time while the weather is beautiful! And don’t forget to keep your eyes on Youngstown Live for all the info you’ll ever need when it comes to fun activities, events and food in and around Youngstown!

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NOTE: This listing is from 2022. Visit our up-to-date events calendar for upcoming fireworks.

 

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Here’s your guide to all of the fireworks displays and Fourth of July events going on in and around Youngstown!  

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NOTE: This listing is from 2022. Visit our up-to-date events calendar for current listings of upcoming concerts.

 

Summer is almost here, and that means live music in downtown Youngstown! In fact, there’s no better way to spend a warm summer day or night, and The Youngstown Foundation Amphitheatre is excited to announce an epic lineup of events. 

The venue (located near the Covelli Centre in Wean Park) has been showcasing live bands and musical acts for several years now, and with its capacity to host 4800 guests, “The Amp” brings together music lovers from across the Mahoning Valley and beyond! Whether you’re from Austintown, Canfield, Boardman, Pittsburgh, Cleveland or Columbus, you’re sure to enjoy the national acts and local legends that grace The Amp’s stage. Check out the list of 2022’s upcoming musical guests! 

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Ideas to Celebrate Mother’s Day

This Mother’s Day, May 12, 2024, Youngstown area restaurants, bakeries and markets are ready to help you show your mom just how much you love her. Scroll below for some brunch spots, local sweet treat offerings and other unique gift ideas.

Mother’s Day Brunch

If mom usually does all the cooking, give her the day off with a delicious handcrafted meal, prepared by a Youngstown area restaurant. Reservations are required ahead of time. Click the links below for brunch/buffet details.

Another Round Bar & Grille – Mother’s Day Buffet
625 E. Western Reserve Rd., Poland | 330-758-1017
11:00am-2:00pm. Call for reservations.

Forty10 Bar & Grille – Mother’s Day Brunch
4010 Boardman-Canfield Rd., Canfield | 330-967-4400
10:00am-4:00pm. Special menu. Call for reservations.

Halliday’s Winery – Mother’s Day Brunch
2400 NE River Rd., Lake Milton | 330-654-9463
11:30am-2:30pm. Prepaid reservations required.

L’uva Bella Winery – Mother’s Day Brunch
6597 Center Rd., Lowellville | 330-536-6450
11:00am-2:00pm. Reservations required.

Magic Tree Pub & Eatery – Mother’s Day Brunch
7463 South Ave., Boardman | 330-629-2667
11:00am-4:00pm.

Piccadilly Parlour Victorian Tea Room – Victorian Afternoon Tea
114 S. Broad St., Canfield | 330-533-4749
11:00am-4:00pm. Reservations required.
Also offering Mother’s Day Tea To Go.

R46 – Mother’s Day Buffet
5231 South Canfield-Niles Rd., Canfield | 330-533-9999
10:00am-4:00pm. Reservations encouraged.

Rachel’s Restaurant and Catering – Mother’s Day Gourmet Buffet
54 Westchester Drive, Austintown | 330-799-1700
12:00pm-4:00pm. Call for reservations.

Waypoint 4180 – Mother’s Day Buffet
4180 Westford Place, Canfield | 330-533-6692
One seating: 12:00pm-3:00pm. Please make reservations by 2pm on Wednesday, May 8.

Youngstown Saxon Club – Mother’s Day Brunch
710 S. Meridian Rd., Youngstown | 234-228-8785
One seating: 12:00pm-3:00pm. Prepaid reservations required.

 

 

Mother’s Day Sweets

This Mother’s Day, satisfy your mom’s sweet tooth with some goodies from one of the many Youngstown area bakeries!

 

 

Unique Mother’s Day Gifts

Surprise your mom with something different this year!

Youngstown Flea
Saturday, May 11 | 9:00am-3:00pm
365 E. Boardman Street, Youngstown
Specialty artisan vendors will offer handmade, unique gift items.

Flea at Fellows (Youngstown Flea)
Sunday, May 12 | 11:00am-4:00pm
Fellows Riverside Gardens, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown

Lonardo’s Greenhouse
8452 Southern Blvd., Boardman | 330-758-1313
Lonardo’s Greenhouse is filled with gorgeous flowers and hanging baskets perfect for mom!

Tulips at Fellows Riverside Gardens

 

Make this Mother’s Day special with a stroll through beautiful Fellows Riverside Gardens at Mill Creek MetroParks and enjoy the tulips!

For more ideas of things to do, visit our Facebook page or website.

 

Ideas to Celebrate Easter

With Easter fast approaching, here are some ideas to help you celebrate. Enjoy an Easter meal with your family at one of the following locations. Reservations are required and some offer carry-out options.

Easter Brunch Buffet – Blue Wolf Events at the Maronite Center
Sunday, April 17, 11:00am-2:30pm
1555 S. Meridian Rd., Youngstown, OH 44511 | 330-792-7671
Reservations are required, call 330-792-7671. All orders must be pre-paid before 3:00pm on April 13. View menu and pricing. Carry-out is also available.

Easter Dinner – Cafe 422
Sunday, April 17, 12:00pm-4:00pm
8586 South Ave., Boardman, OH 44514 | 330-629-2422
Offering select appetizers, a 3-course dinner menu, and a kids menu. Call 330-629-2422 to make your reservation.

Easter Brunch – Inspired Catering by Kravitz
Sunday, April 17, seatings at 12:00pm & 3:00pm
Fellows Riverside Gardens, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown, OH 44509 | 330-881-8081
Reserve tickets by April 4 at kravitzdeli.com. Easter Bunny and Egg Hunt for all children at 2:15pm.

Easter Buffet Extravaganza – Waypoint 4180
Sunday, April 17, 11:00am-4:00pm
4180 Westford Place, Canfield, OH 44406 | 330-533-6692
Reservations are required by April 14 at 2:00pm. Call 330-533-6692.

Easter Luncheon – The Vineyards at Pine Lake
Sunday, April 17, 11:00am-2:00pm
14101 Market St., Columbiana, OH 44408 | 330-549-0195
Reservations are required. Click here for reservations and seating times.

Easter Carry Out – Jeff Chrystal Catering
Sunday, April 17, 10:30am-2:00pm
2315 Belmont Ave., Youngstown, OH 44505 | 330-743-8062
Complete dinners, individual dinners, and ala carte available for carry out. Call 330-743-8062. Orders must be placed by Wednesday, April 13 at 3:00pm.

 

Order Sweet Treats

White House Fruit Farm
9249 Youngstown-Salem Rd., Canfield | 330-533-4161
Their Easter Treat Box is back by popular demand! The Easter Treat Box is a delicious collection of their own donuts, Easter cookies, biscotti and chocolates from Giannios Candy Company. Available by pre-order on their website or when in Market. Pick-up Friday or Saturday before Easter.

Classic Bakery
7135 Tiffany Blvd., Boardman | 330-726-1729

Bake Me Treats
16 S. Main St., Poland | 234-254-4005
Order Easter cakes, cookies, brownies, and cupcakes. All Easter items are for Preorder only. Preorders will end Saturday, April 9 at 3:00pm. Items can be scheduled for pick up on Friday, April 15 and Saturday, April 16.

Butter Maid Bakery
100 Victoria Road, Austintown | 844-688-7655
425 Boardman-Canfield Rd., Boardman | 844-688-7655
Order Butter Maid’s famous Kolachi for Easter. Shipping is available.

 

Pick-Up Easter Basket Treats

Gorant Chocolatier
8301 Market St. Boardman, OH 44512 | 330-726-8821
1393 Boardman-Canfield Rd. Boardman, OH 44512 | 330-707-4620
5539 Mahoning Avenue, Austintown, OH 44515 | 330-799-6000

Giannios Candy Co.
430 Youngstown-Poland Rd. Struthers, OH 44471 | 330-755-5727

 

Visit with the Easter Bunny

Upcoming Easter events include Visit with the Easter Bunny at the Southern Park Mall, or Tea with the Easter Bunny at Piccadilly Parlour Victorian Tea Room.

 

Make your plans to celebrate Easter this year. Visit our Facebook page or our website for more information about all things Youngstown.