For The Outdoors Type
Willowick is part of the larger Lake Metro Parks System, a park system which works to conserve the natural resources of Lake County. The Lake Metro Parks System provides a variety of affordable, safe, educational and recreational programs and activities that always build on the quality of life in Willowick.
Willowick has four parks within the Lake Metro Park System, Dudley Park, Roosevelt Park, Lakefront Lodge Park and Manry Park. A visit to Manry Park will introduce you to the relaxing Butterfly Garden.
The most active spot in Willowick is Lakefront Lodge Park. Nestled on ten-acres of lakefront property, Lakefront Lodge Park offers buildings for rent as well as picnic resources and its beautiful panoramic view of Lake Erie. Lakefront Lodge Park also offers the Willowick summer highlight of Concerts in the Park which are scheduled every Sunday evening from Mid-June to Mid-August.
While many activities throughout the summer months like baseball and softball tournaments can many in the community busy, residents will always find time to enjoy the relaxing Newport and Will-O Beaches along Lake Erie.
For Education Needs
Willowick works with the Willoughby-Eastlake City Public School District. Students of High School age attend one of two high schools in Willoughby and Eastlake while younger students would attend either Willowick Middle School or Royalview Elementary School. There also are several Roman Catholic Schools and Private Schools in the area.
Those interested in further their educations at higher levels will find easy access to several nearby colleges such as Lakeland Community College and Lake Erie College.
For Shopping Needs
While Willowick is not large in size they do offer four very distinct shopping opportunities to help residents meet any of their daily, weekly or specialty shopping requirement.
You also have the recently remodeled and updated North Shore Mall, Vine Street retail district, long time reliable Shoregate Shopping Center and what they call the Willowick-Euclid Border along E. 305th Street.
For Eating Needs
Beyond the normal national brands like Subway, Wendy’s, Burger King, Taco Bell, McDonalds, Pizza Hut, KFC,Taco Bell and Arby’s; Willowick has some of their respected cuisine to serve such as Alesci (an Italian wonder), Georgio’s Oven Fresh Pizza, Cleveland Pizza, Petie’s Family Restaurant (a diner with a Greek twist), Hundred Flowers (Chinese) and Final Score Sports Bar & Grill.
For Quiet, Relaxing Living
So if you are looking for a quiet, relaxing living space that is still within reach of a big city atmosphere the Willowick is the destination. Come enjoy the sprawling beaches, the distinct shopping and relaxing times in Willowick – a small community getaway.