Events and Attractions

This summer more than 100 activities will welcome guests from around the country to Black River Landing on the beautiful Lorain waterfront. From top­notch concerts to nature excursions, international festivals to tours of local landmarks, the Port Authority is revitalizing downtown Lorain by offering fun for everyone!


Economic Development

The mission of the Lorain Port Authority is to promote waterborne commerce, to provide economic development opportunities within the City of Lorain, and to enhance public access to our waterways. Since 2010, the Lorain Port Authority has financed $19 million in projects and assisted companies like Republic Steel and Ohio Edison through economic programs.