Amherst and its surrounding area offers much to see and do! There is something for everyone...from romantic sunsets and smooth bike paths to quiet museums and tasty wine pairings. Just choose a category from the list below to see just a sampling of things to do and restaurants to visit. To learn more about what's within walking distance from the Sandstone Suite, visit Main Street Amherst. To learn more about Lorain County, check out Visit Lorain County.
Follow the Fish Art and Adventure Trail was launched at the 2012 Lorain International Festival with the installation of an outdoor dancing-fish sculpture at Black River Landing as a new public-art campaign celebrating local artists, businesses and Lorain County.
Find and enjoy some of our 80 kinetic fish sculptures, designed by North Ridgeville artist Jim Gundlach and painted by other Lorain County artists and art students. They are swimming in the wind from Lake Erie’s shores and throughout the county… to some of the finest locally owned businesses, merchants, eateries, organizations, and locales in Amherst, Avon, Avon Lake, Elyria, Lorain, North Ridgeville, Oberlin, Vermilion, and Wellington.
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