Geneva Area

From Grapes to Glass
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City of Geneva Fire Chief, Dale Arkenburg, stomps grapes at
the 54th Annual Grape Jamboree


Geneva has long been known for grapes.  Neighboring Harpersfield Township is home to dozens of vineyards and wineries of every shape and size.  In September 2018, Geneva will celebrate the 55th Grape Jamboree.  This street party infuses area businesses with the sweet bunches that grow so well in this region.  Grab a slice of grape pie at Mary's Diner or sip on a purple cow at Rees' Corner Store.  

One of the area's most famous contributions to modern society is the work of Platt R. Spencer whose Spencerian Script is the foundation for today's cursive writing.  Mr. Spencer lived in Geneva and is said to have modeled the curves and loops of his script after the particular pebbles found on our local beaches.  

Geneva connects two of the area's most popular tourist destinations: the winery district of the Grand River Valley and Lake Erie.  The corridor is lined with businesses of every shape and size.  Moore Antiques is an ever-changing collection of hidden treasures and collectibles.  The authentic Mexican food prepared at Luisa's is most appreciated in their festive atmosphere.  Earth's Natural Treasures is a health food market carrying a variety of products.  

Spire Institute is an Office U.S. Olympic and Paralympic training site and is host to several collegiate and regional events throughout the year.  Visitors are welcome to stop in for a daily pass to SPIRE Fit - no reason to skip your workout while on vacation!  


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        Laurentia Vineyard and Winery

        Laurentia Vineyard and Winery offers world-class, estate wines served with locally inspired food in a rustic, relaxing, log cabin-style tasting room.  Exclusive club memberships available.

         

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        4599 S. Madison Rd. Madison, OH 44057
        440.296.9175
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        Luisa's Mexican Grill

        Honestly Homemade Traditional Mexican Food & Drinks & Tex-Mex Style Cooking. Thursdays 1.99 Margaritas Lunch Specials served until 3pm Tuesday-Wednesday 4-8pm Thursday 12-8pm Friday Saturday 12-9pm
        Closed Sundays & Mondays
        Visa/MasterCard & Discover Accepted

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        41 N Broadway Geneva, OH 44041
        440-466-3327
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        Maple Ridge Vineyard

        Maple Ridge Vineyard is a small boutique winery farm specializing in European style wines with an Ohio Terroir. All grapes are hand harvested, wines are in small lots aged in French Oak, Hungarian Oak, as well as stainless steel. Enjoy a bottle of wine with your picnic lunch in our pavilion while looking at the vineyard and enjoying the peaceful tranquility of the country. 

         

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        6326 Dewey Road Madison, OH 44057
        440-829-8783
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        Mary's Diner

        Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner in a 50's themed diner in the heart of Geneva. They pride themselves on great food and service!

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        666 East Main Geneva, OH 44041
        440-466-6393
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        Moore Antiques, Ltd.

        Our multi-dealer shop provides a wide variety of antiques and collectibles from ordinary to extraordinary. Stop in and say Hello!

         

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        28 N Broadway Geneva, OH 44041
        440-228-6872
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