Heritage Harvest Pumpkin Festival

Sat. Oct 5th & Sun. Oct 6th from 10am to 5pm

Free hayrides, free games and crafts for kids. Pumpkins of all sizes to fit the family budget. Farmers market, vendors of all types, great time to shop for the holidays.   Fun for the whole family! 


Entertainment in the barn this year includes:

  • Sunnyside Gospel Singers/musicians at 10:30 a.m. Saturday
  • Line Dancers from the Brunswick Rec Center at noon Saturday
  • Musicians playing until 4. 
  • Sunday musicians play all day with the belly dancing team, 
  • Third Tent from the Nile back to entertain at 1:30 p.m. 

Favorite vendors are returning including face painting and balloon twisting.  Kids can try walking on stilts, playing pumpkin checkers, croquet, rock and mini-pumpkin painting .


Keep the Doors to the Past OPEN!

Edwards Middle School is scheduled for demolition in 2020

Our plan is to save the front entrances of the Edwards building and move them to Heritage Farm. We will incorporate them into a new building where we will recreate an old classroom and house historic school documents.  We have received approval on the new building and plans are moving ahead at full speed.   We will be announcing some fund raisers in the near future, but you can help any time by donating using the Donate Now button below.


There are several fund raisers in the planning stages so keep watching this page for details:

  • March 5th, 2020 - Old School Soup Cook-Off - Brunswick Eagles on Pearl Rd
  • April 25th, 2020 - Golf Outing & Dinner - Bunker Hill Golf Course
  • Adopt-a-Brick sale of bricks from the Edwards and Visintainer buildings
  • Paver Brick sale

Learn More & Donate

Contact us at brunswickAreaHistory@gmail.com for more information or use the contact form at the bottom of this page.   Donations can be sent to PO Box 714, Brunswick, OH 44212.   Or you can donate on line using the Donate Now button below!

Old School Trivia Night - Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019 from 6pm to 11pm

The event was held at the Diamond Event Center, 1480 Pearl Rd in Brunswick.   The event was a great success and puts us a lot closer to our goal for the new building!    Many thanks to Judy Galo and her team for all their hard work in the planning and execution of this event.   

Click here to read the article from the Brunswick Sun about the event!

Volunteers Needed!

Do you have a history with Edwards and/or Visintainer schools? Did you attend or were you employed at either building? Both buildings will be razed in 2020 and the Brunswick Area Historical Society is trying to preserve and recreate a portion of them with a new building at Heritage Farm, 4613 Laurel Road.

Once the buildings start to come down, we will be selling bricks with certificates so you can keep a physical memory of the building. But in the meantime, we need to raise funds to build the new structure. 

We are partnering with Brunswick High graduate Chad Gibson and his team at Bunker Hill Golf Course for our golf outing fundraiser. 

If you can devote an hour or two of your time to network with others and spread the word about our golf outing next spring, we can use your help.

To succeed, Chad is asking us to find additional volunteers to accomplish our goals. If you are interested in being a part of preserving our local history, and want to make an impact on our community, then with a little bit of help from an army of volunteers we can make a significant difference. 

Contact us for information on how you can help!

Farmer's Market will return on Sunday, June 9th!!

Brunswick Farmers Market


The weather is finally warming up a bit so it's time to start thinking about the Farmers Market. It will open on June 9th and run through Oct. 13, 2019.   Most, if not all of the vendors will be returning and we've added some new folks as well.    The Farmers Market is open from 11am to 2pm.

One of the new vendors is Union Barbecue.   Here's what they would like you to know, "Union Barbecue is a Brunswick based barbecue company that is run by three life-long friends all residing in Medina County. Two are life-long Medina and Brunswick residents and love to spend time with our families in the cities. Our head cook is Casey Kulas who is known in the area for his work on ESPN Sports Radio and his appearances on the Rizzo Show on Fox 8 promoting his cooking. We are registered with the state and insured. We have been around since August 2017 and have done fundraisers in Medina at the VFW hall previously for those in need. We care about our community and wish to primarily serve the Medina County residents. We are recognized for our brisket, pulled pork, ribs and chicken but are always working to add new plates and sides."    

Another new vendor is BoBell Cheese Company of Burbank.   Click this link to an article about them.

Of course, many other vendors will be there as well, including many of your old favorites.   Please come out and visit this Sunday and every Sunday!!

If you are interested in becoming a vendor, please call 330-441-0292 or send an email to brunswickAreaHistory@gmail.com.

2019 Upcoming Events


October 5 & 6 - Annual Pumpkin Festival

It’s a special event we know everyone looks forward to. We’re hoping to have our belly dancers and the Brunswick Rec Line Dancers back again – they were a big hit last year.  The event is held rain or shine.   Let's all hope for better weather than last year!

Help Our Cause

Your support and contributions will enable us to meet our goals and provide more to the citizens of Brunswick (including the school project.)    

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Read our current and past copies of our newsletter, The Curator.   Stay up to date about what we are doing!

Historical Articles

Over the years, many articles about the vast history of the Brunswick Area have been written in local newspapers.  

Old Brunswick High Alumni Notes

We found this book while cleaning out some old files.   View the scans of pages of Alumni Association meeting notes from the early 1900s.

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Brochure 2017 (pdf)


Contact Us

Brunswick Area Historical Society

4613 Laurel Road, Brunswick, Ohio 44212, United States

(330) 441-0292

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