Chardon WinterFest 2018 scheduled for Jan. 13

Chardon WinterFest 2018 is back for its seventh year celebrating the city’s reputation as “the snow capital of Ohio.” And this year, there might actually be snow, organizers say. The Chardon Tomorrow event begins at 2 p.m. Jan. 13 on Chardon Square and runs until the lighting of the popular “Fire & Ice Tower,” presented by University Hospitals Geauga Medical Center. The tower will be … Continue reading Chardon WinterFest 2018 scheduled for Jan. 13

Warm up to idea of attending North Coast Harbor’s Ice Fest

I know, I know. The last thing you want to think about is ice — just as we’re kinda, sorta, maybe emerging from a cruelly long stretch of lung-burning-cold days. Still, you might want to consider a ice-themed bit of fun as you enjoy a day off for Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Jan. 15. At least the folks representing Cleveland’s North Coast Harbor … Continue reading Warm up to idea of attending North Coast Harbor’s Ice Fest

Ohio Chinese Lantern Festival runs through Jan. 7

Looking to get away from the cold air in Northeast Ohio to enjoy the cold air in Central Ohio? Consider heading to Columbus to check out the Ohio Chinese Lantern Festival. The event presented by Tianyu Arts and Culture is at the Ohio Expo Center (717 E. 17th Ave.) and features “28 Chinese lantern installations using traditional Chinese methods and more than 15 000 LED lights … Continue reading Ohio Chinese Lantern Festival runs through Jan. 7

GE Lighting’s Nela Park holiday lighting display

GE Lighting’s annual holiday lighting display will be illuminated through Jan. 1 and can be viewed from car or on foot. This weekend is the last chance for visitors to get a closer look at a special display. For the first time in nearly 60 years, GE has opened the heart of Nela Park for drive-through displays, replicating real-life Nela Park holiday displays dating back as … Continue reading GE Lighting’s Nela Park holiday lighting display

Find The Sassys at Edgewater Beach in Cleveland

It’s “the best holiday photo opp in Cleveland!,” according to The Sassys’ Twitter account. Cleveland Metroparks has set up a giant snowman, snowwoman, snowdog and wreath at Edgewater Beach. Sure, a Lake Erie beach in December is probably not No. 1 on your list of things to do, but where else are you going to get such a great backdrop for your family photos this … Continue reading Find The Sassys at Edgewater Beach in Cleveland