Johnny Risko Celebration

When:
October 10, 2021 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
2021-10-10T15:00:00-04:00
2021-10-10T17:00:00-04:00
Where:
Joyce Hanks Community Center
4575 Lake Road
Sheffield Lake
Cost:
Free

Celebrate the accomplishments of Sheffield Lake resident Johnny Risko. As a young man he fought some of the best known heavyweight boxers of the time. Afterward, he ran Risko’s bar on Lake Road. 

His family will display some his memorabilia – including a fully restored 1929 Auburn 8-120  Speedster.

Mayor Dennis Bring issued a proclamation declaring October 10 Johnny Risko Day in Sheffield Lake.