Barenaked Ladies celebrating another ‘Last Summer on Earth’ with Jacobs Pavilion gig

  Did someone order another steaming plate of ’90s alt-rock nostalgia? A year after Barenaked Ladies hit the road for a successful tour with the reunited Hootie and the Blowfish, the Canadian band is headed back out with two other throwback acts, Gin Blossoms and Toad the Wet Sprocket, for the “Last Summer on Earth” tour. Geez, that seems pessimistic. Anywho, the rock hook-laden jaunt … Continue reading Barenaked Ladies celebrating another ‘Last Summer on Earth’ with Jacobs Pavilion gig

Quilts 2020 presents works of art from national and regional quilters at Farmpark

A 29th annual Quilt Show at Farmpark displays works from a juried show of regional quilters at Lake Metroparks Farmpark at 8800 Euclid Chardon Road (Route 6), Kirtland. Displays include traditional bed quilts, contemporary wall art and apparel. The quilt vendor event is Feb. 28 through March 1. This year the featured workshop artist is David Taylor. To get started on event activities and signing … Continue reading Quilts 2020 presents works of art from national and regional quilters at Farmpark

Plan ahead with friends to earn a hiking stick this year

Lorain County Metro Parks offers a hiking stick program to help people develop healthy habits of hiking with others and enjoying nature. In order to earn a hiking stick, participate from April 1 to June 30 in 10 hikes in six Lorain County Metro Parks, and ask a park naturalist to sign off on your hiking stick form for each hike. People who previously earned … Continue reading Plan ahead with friends to earn a hiking stick this year

‘Game of Thones’ leave you needing a drink? Consider Winter Is Coming Charity Ball Crawl in Tremont

OK, you didn’t love last year’s finale to HBO’s “Game of Thrones.” We get it. (Seriously, believe us. We GET it.) But you enjoyed waiting for winter to come — the journey through the eight seasons of the smash-hit fantasy drama series offered a lot more good than bad. The finale was … frustrating. But don’t get mad — have a drink. On Feb. 1, … Continue reading ‘Game of Thones’ leave you needing a drink? Consider Winter Is Coming Charity Ball Crawl in Tremont

Zac Brown Band to ‘Roar With the Lions’ at Blossom in September

It’s hard to seriously dream of the summer to come until the Zac Brown Band sets a date at Blossom Music Center. The multi-platinum, Grammy Award-winning, not-so-easy-to-label country act will make fans wait until summer’s almost over, but they will bring their “Roar With the Lions Tour” to the picturesque outdoor Cuyahoga Falls venue on Sept. 10. Says a news release from event promoter Live … Continue reading Zac Brown Band to ‘Roar With the Lions’ at Blossom in September