Happy 222nd birthday, Cleveland

Seems like just yesterday, Cleveland was marking its bicentennial and now we’re already gearing up to say happy 222nd birthday! A Founders’ Day celebration is set for noon to 2 p.m. July 20 on Wade Oval in University Circle. There will be free cake and ice cream along with fun activities like bounce houses, face painting, a bubble show presented by Dr. UR Awesome, interactive activities … Continue reading Happy 222nd birthday, Cleveland

Celebrate National Tequila Day on July 24

Salud to National Tequila Day with this cocktail created by Milagro Tequila National Ambassador Jaime Salas, which features the award-winning Mexican spirit, Milagro Tequila and one of Mexico’s most beloved street drinks, Tepache. Salas describes the popularity of Tepache in a news release: “Mexican cuisine is rife with amazing fermented ingredients! A universally loved Mexican drink is Tepache. You can find this fermented pineapple drink being … Continue reading Celebrate National Tequila Day on July 24

Cause & Effect Festival comes to University Circle

Dan Moulthrop, CEO of The City Club of Cleveland, and Shenise Johnson-Thomas, chief of external relations and development at Cleveland Public Library, will be among the guest speakers at the Cause & Effect Festival on Toby’s Plaza in Cleveland from noon to 5 p.m. July 21. The free event, presented by University Circle Inc., offers attendees a chance to meet with several nonprofit and activist organizations in Cleveland as well … Continue reading Cause & Effect Festival comes to University Circle

Christmas in July fundraiser at Great Harvest Bread to benefit A Special Wish

Mentor Great Harvest Bread Co. is raising funds for 10 local children battling life threatening illnesses to mark Christmas in July.   From July 23-28, customers are encouraged to add $2 to their purchase, which will go directly to The Anytime Fitness 24 in 24 benefiting A Special Wish – Cleveland, according to a news release. As a thank you, Great Harvest will offer customers a … Continue reading Christmas in July fundraiser at Great Harvest Bread to benefit A Special Wish

Twenty One Pilots’ ‘Bandito Tour’ brings popular duo to Quicken Loans Arena on Oct. 23

The kids? They like Twenty One Pilots. I’m basing this brilliantly thought-out opinion largely on the fact my good friend’s two teenage sons are passionate about the increasingly popular pop-rock duo out of Columbus composed of Tyler Joseph and Josh Dun. I don’t think I’m far off, though, considering Live Nation recently announced Twenty One Pilots will headline a show at Cleveland’s largest indoor venue, … Continue reading Twenty One Pilots’ ‘Bandito Tour’ brings popular duo to Quicken Loans Arena on Oct. 23