46th Annual Johnny Appleseed Festival at Mapleside Farms

What: 46th Annual “Johnny Appleseed Festival” Where: Mapleside Farms 294 Pearl Rd, Brunswick, Ohio 44212 What’s the big idea?: A celebration of Johnny Appleseed’s 245th birthday. When: September 21 and 22, 10 a.m. – 9 p.m. What’s the plan?: Two days of entertainment, handmade crafts, accompanied with various mouth-watering foods and drinks. What else?: Mapleside Farms wants you to know that “Pumpkin Village will be open … Continue reading 46th Annual Johnny Appleseed Festival at Mapleside Farms

Trans-Siberian Orchestra returning to Cleveland for two shows on Dec. 27

Christmas is over when the Trans-Siberian Orchestra SAYS it’s over. The speaker-pumping, laser-shooting rock-classical fusion outfit will make its annual holiday-season appearance in Cleveland Dec. 27 at Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse. Fans get two shots at the show, at 3 and 8 p.m. TSO is returning “with all-new staging and effects is the unforgettable show that started it all, “Christmas Eve and Other Stories.” TSO’s show … Continue reading Trans-Siberian Orchestra returning to Cleveland for two shows on Dec. 27

From ‘The Crucible’ to ‘Chicago,’ Willoughby’s Fine Arts Association aims to entertain with new season

The Willoughby-based Fine Arts Association is about to launch its 2019-20 theater season with a classic. “The Crucible” — the Arthur Miller classic that tells a tale set around the Salem witch trials — starts things off from Sept. 20 through Oct. 6. The show won the Tony Award for best play, notes a release from Fine Arts “This exciting drama is about the Puritan … Continue reading From ‘The Crucible’ to ‘Chicago,’ Willoughby’s Fine Arts Association aims to entertain with new season

Lorain County Community College set to host fall film series

Lorain County Community College has made a real habit of bringing in interesting movies to show during its seasonal film series, and the soon-to-start LCCC Fall Film Series looks to continue that tradition. Each film will set you back $7 and be shown at 7:30 p.m. in Stocker Arts Center’s Hoke Theater. Here’s the slate (with information taken verbatim from an LCCC news release): “Becoming … Continue reading Lorain County Community College set to host fall film series

Heavy-rock giants Tool finally returning to Cleveland in support of ‘Fear Inoculum’

There are big shows, and then there are big shows to ME. I’ve seen Tool a couple of times in the years since — in Cincinnati and Toledo — but I haven’t seen the incredibly brilliant art-metal band play album from a then-new album since their show on Sept. 25, 2006. That all changes when Tool — which just released its first album in what … Continue reading Heavy-rock giants Tool finally returning to Cleveland in support of ‘Fear Inoculum’