Five Minute Fest III offers a little of this …

Five Minute Fest III presents 20 bands in five-minute sets each at 5 p.m. Nov. 3 at Blank Slate Elyria at 2 Kerstetter Way in Elyria. Admission costs $5. Rules include five minutes of original music only — no cover bands. And no hate speech. Also, “No drugs. No booze. No BS. All ages. All inclusive. All the bands,” according to the event listing on … Continue reading Five Minute Fest III offers a little of this …

Scream-OH Fest coming to Elyria

A festival full of emotive hard-core, or emo, music will make its way to Elyria on Aug. 7 for the city’s first ever Scream-OH Fest. Nine bands from across the country will play from 6 to 11 p.m. at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, 300 3rd St. Scream-OH Fest will feature acts that are the best and brightest for a single night, according to Eddy Marflak, co-founder and … Continue reading Scream-OH Fest coming to Elyria

Is East Falls Riverwalk the best kept secret in Elyria?

Address: On Kerstetter Way behind Elyria Police station at 18 West Ave. in Elyria Phone number: 440-458-5121 Website: www.metroparks.cc/cascade-park.php Social Media: Facebook: loraincountymetroparks | Twitter: @LCMetroParks | Pinterest: lcmetroparks East Falls Riverwalk and walking trail on Kerstetter Way offer magnificent views of one of two waterfalls in downtown Elyria. The falls may be some of Elyria’s best kept secrets, because even when visitors know the falls exist … Continue reading Is East Falls Riverwalk the best kept secret in Elyria?

Presley, Cash, Lewis and Perkins (well, sort of) booked for ‘Million Dollar Quartet’ at Stocker Art Center

Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins and Elvis Presley will be in Elyria in a few days. Well, at least four performers made to to look like those legendary musical artists will be. The Tony Award-winning Broadway musical “Million Dollar Quartet” comes to Stocker Arts Center at Lorain County Community College at 7:30 p.m. March 6, a news release from LCCC announces. As the … Continue reading Presley, Cash, Lewis and Perkins (well, sort of) booked for ‘Million Dollar Quartet’ at Stocker Art Center

10 romantic restaurants in Northeast Ohio

Are you looking for a place to take your sweetie on Valentine’s Day? We have some suggestions. • Bascule Bridge Grille is an upscale-casual restaurant with an elegant backdrop at 1006 Bridge St. in Ashtabula. It is known for its innovative recipes, wines, cocktails and cordials. • Grand River Cellars is a vintage winery that also serves casual American cuisine, at 5750 S. Madison Road … Continue reading 10 romantic restaurants in Northeast Ohio