Community and Local Events

Streetsboro Ohio is located near all the hottest events. From festivals to fairs to concerts we put you near all the action. There is so much to do all year round.



 
February 7-26, 2017 The King and I

Playhouse Square

1501 Euclid Avenue, Suite 200
Cleveland, OH 44115
(216) 771-4444
www.playhousesquare.org


February 11-28, 2017
(Summit County)
Hi Fructose Exhibit
Turn the Page: The First Ten Years of Hi-Fructose

Dates: February 11 - May 7, 2017
Place: Akron Art Museum
One South High Street, Akron, OH 44308
website 
February 23-25, 2017

Debussey's La Mer - The Cleveland Orchestra

Severance Hall, 11001 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio  44106-1796
Phone: 216-231-7300
For more information and tickets: 
www.clevelandorchestra.com

 

February 24-28, 2017

Cleveland Auto Show
Dates: February 24 - March 5, 2017 
Place: I-X Center, 1 I-X Center Dr., Cleveland
Times: 5pm to 10pm - Friday
11am to 10pm - Mon - Sat
11am to 8pm - Sun
Admission: $13 Adult | $11 Preteens (7-12) | Seniors (62+) $11 | Kids (6 & under) FREE
Parking: $10 I-X Center fee
website


February 25, 2017 Cleveland Kurentovanje
Parade and Festival
website
February 25, 2017 Akron Symphony - Gospel Meets Symphony
Time: 7:30pm-9:00pm 
Gospel Meets Symphony has unleashed its indescribable power for 24 years. This high-combustion mix of two great traditions makes us one community year after year. Arranger Dave Kempers sums it up: "Akron does gospel like Texas does barbecue."

92 North Main Street, Akron, Ohio, 44308
website

March 1, 2017

Tuesday Musical - St. Petersburg Philharmonic
Time: 7:30pm-9:00pm 
Russia's oldest symphony orchestra — and one of the world's greatest — will fill EJ Thomas Hall with its soul-stirring signature sound. "We play with our hearts," says concertmaster Lev Klychkov.

E.J. Thomas Hall
The University of Akron
198 Hill Street
Akron, Ohio 44325-0501
www.ejthomashall.com


March 2-4, 2017

All American: Copland and Bernstein- The Cleveland Orchestra

Severance Hall, 11001 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio  44106-1796
Phone: 216-231-7300
For more information and tickets: 
www.clevelandorchestra.com

 


March 4-12, 2017

Ohio Maple Producers Association
Maple Madness Driving Trail
March 4-5, 11-12, 2017
740.392.9660 

For more information and to download map click here.

 

March 6, 2017

The Five Irish Tenors
Time: 7:00pm - 8:30pm 
Following in the footsteps of the great Irish Tenor John McCormack, in a sensational program, "The Five Irish Tenors" fuses Irish wit and boisterous charm, with lyricism, dramatic flair and operatic style to bring you a unique Irish tenor concert experience.

E.J. Thomas Hall
The University of Akron
198 Hill Street
Akron, Ohio 44325-0501
www.ejthomashall.com


March 11, 2017

"Grape Escape" Wine-Tasting Excursion
Celebrity Wines
Departs at 7:00 pm from Akron Northside Station 
Enjoy a two hour wine-tasting excursion on the train! While on board you will be introduced to 5 different wines, each served with chef-prepared hors d'oeuvres. You will learn of each wine's characteristics such as the body, aroma, bouquet and finish. Tickets range from $60 and higher. You MUST be 21 or older to ride this excursion. ID's will be checked prior to boarding. Everyone receives a CVSR Commemorative Tasting Glass.

Tickets are non-Refundable and non-exchangeable upon purchase.

Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad
800-468-4070
www.cvsr.com

March 14-16, 2017 Riverdance 
Time: 7:30 pm
Place: Kent State Tuscarawas Performing Arts Center
330 University DR. NE 
New Philadelphia, OH 44663
website

March 18, 2017

Irish Ales
Departs at 7:00 PM Rockside Station

Erin go bragh! On board, you will sample five Irish ales and enjoy catered appetizers. Commemorative glasses are included with your ticket. Seating is assigned. You will be seating in the seats that you have purchased. Tickets range from $60 and higher. You MUST be 21 or older to ride this excursion.

Take a two hour beer-tasting excursion through the Cuyahoga Valley National Park. While on board, you will be introduced to 5 different beers. Each is served with chef-prepared hors d'oeuvres. You will learn of each beer's characteristics such as body, aroma, boquet, and finish. Tickets range from $50 and higher. You MUST be 21 or older to ride this excursion. ID's will be checked prior to boarding. Everyone receives a CVSR Commemorative Tasting Glass.
All tickets are non-refundable and non-exchangeable upon purchase.

Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad
800-468-4070
www.cvsr.com



March 21- April 9, 2017

Curious Incident of the Dog in the Nght-Time

Playhouse Square

1501 Euclid Avenue, Suite 200
Cleveland, OH 44115
(216) 771-4444
www.playhousesquare.org

 


March 23, 2017
Rhythm in the Night - The Irish Dance Spectacular
Place: Akron Civic Theatre
182 S. Main Street, Akron, OH 44308
Time: 7:300PM
website




April 15-30, 2017

Freaky Friday
Book by Bridget Carpenter
Music and Lyrics by Tom Kitt and Brian Yorkey
Based on the novel "Freaky Friday" by Mary Rodgers and the Walt Disney motion pictures
Directed by Christopher Ashley
Anchor production of the 2017 New Ground Theatre Festival
April 15-May 14, 2017 • Allen Theatre

When an overworked mother and her teenage daughter magically swap bodies, they have just one day to put things right again before mom's big wedding. Freaky Friday, a new musical comedy based on the celebrated novel by Mary Rodgers and hit Disney films, is a hilarious, contemporary update of an American classic in which a mother and daughter really see what it is to be a family and experience first-hand each other's lives, if only for a day.

Single show tickets go on sale in August, 2016. Call 216-241-6000 or visit clevelandplayhouse.com for more information.

The Allen, Helen and Outcalt theatres are located at Playhouse Square
1407 Euclid Avenue Cleveland, OH 44115
clevelandplayhouse.com

 

April 21, 2017 Akron Symphony 

Cirque de la Symphonie

Friday, April 21, 2017, 7:30 p.m.
The return of Cirque brings jugglers, contortionists and strongmen to perform to music of Tchaikovsky, Respighi, Gershwin and John Williams. Aerialists soar high overhead while the orchestra provides plenty of musical suspense below.

92 North Main Street, Akron, Ohio, 44308
website

 


April 25-May14, 2017

Something Rotten

Playhouse Square

1501 Euclid Avenue, Suite 200
Cleveland, OH 44115
(216) 771-4444
www.playhousesquare.org

 

April 27-30, 2017

The Geauga County Maple Festival
website

 


May 20-21, 2017

Cleveland Asian Festival

Free Admission, Free Parking, Free tour of AsiaTown, Free Performances and demonstration on two outdoor stages, a World Marketplace of 100+ exhibitors, 25+ local restaurants, caterers, and cultural associations offering authentic Asian cuisine, Free health screenings at the Health Pavilion inside Asia Plaza, Free Activities area, Free games and Free "Sumo" Wrestling, and eating contests!

For more information visit Facebook page

 


June 3, 2017
Art & Wine Festival
Time: Noon - 10pm
Downtown Kent
website
July 1, 2017 Heritage Festival
Downtown Kent
website

July 27-30, 2017

Streetsboro Family Days
216.905.8031

For more information streetsborofamily.org.

July 29, 2017 Kent Potterfest
Time: Noon - 9pm
Place: Downtown Kent
Downtown Kent transforms into all things Harry Potter!
website

August 4-6, 2017

Twins Day Festival
Twinsburg, OH

For more information twinsday.org.



September 9-10, 2017

Art in the Park
Saturday, Sept. 9 - 10am-6pm
Sunday, Sept 10 - 11am-5pm
Location: Fred Fuller Park, Kent

This event has something for everyone, talented artists, gourmet foods, live music on 2 stages, children's art area, a youth artist tent, Sylvia Coogan Scholarship silent auction, demonstrations throughout the 2 days, friendly staff and free admission and free parking.
http://www.kentparksandrec.com/annual-events/art-in-the-park

September 23, 2017 Oktoberfest
Time: Noon - 10pm
Franklin Avenue, Franklin Ave, Kent, OH 44240
Seasonal beers, German food, live entertainment, dancing & Hans the Squirrel!
www.mainstreetkent.org

September 30, 2017 Kent Creativity Festival
Location: Kent State Esplande
An event where everyone can be an artist! Art activities, live entertainment!

December 2, 2017 Festival of Lights
Time: 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Downtown Kent
Santa visits downtown Kent! Watch him come in on the train, Christmas lights, carolers, horse drawn carriage rides!
www.kentbiz.com


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More events will be listed as we become aware of them.
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