Event Guide

​Your resource for things to do in Cleveland from exhibits, plays, concerts, benefits, festivals and more.


Often cited as one of the kings of Heartland rock and roll, "John Cougar" made a sizable impact on American music, which is exemplified in the Rock Hall's latest feature—from Mellancamp's handwritten lyrics to his 1966 Honda Scrambler motorcycle.

12/01/2016 - 9/04/2017

1100 Rock and Roll Blvd

Downtown | $23 | Attractions


Often cited as one of the kings of Heartland rock and roll, "John Cougar" made a sizable impact on American music, which is exemplified in the Rock Hall's latest feature—from Mellancamp's handwritten lyrics to his 1966 Honda Scrambler motorcycle.

12/01/2016 - 9/04/2017

1100 Rock and Roll Blvd

Downtown | $23 | Attractions


What is a family, and how to we define it? Is the overall question this photographic exhibition attempts to answer, a collection of snap shots in the highs of lows of several American families.

2/25/2017 - 8/20/2017

1 South High

Akron, OH

South | $7, Thu Free | Attractions


What is a family, and how to we define it? Is the overall question this photographic exhibition attempts to answer, a collection of snap shots in the highs of lows of several American families.

2/25/2017 - 8/20/2017

1 South High

Akron, OH

South | $7, Thu Free | Attractions


The work of two acclaimed photographers—one black and one white—is on display, black-and-white portraits detailing strife and struggle of African-Americans in New York in the decade of Civil Rights.

2/26/2017 - 7/30/2017

11150 East Blvd

East | Free | Attractions


Spearhead by Christian Dior's "New Look" in post-war America, this retrospect on a revolutionary period in stateside fashion surveys dresses, swimsuits, and even women's skivvies.

4/07/2017 - 3/04/2018

515 Hilltop Dr

Kent, OH

South | $5, Sun Free | Attractions


Atelier 17 hosted some of the genre-pushing etchings and engravings from modernist printmakerrs, 45 selected works that range in color, technicality and artist country of origin.

4/09/2017 - 8/13/2017

11150 East Blvd

East | Free | Attractions


A century and a half of WRHS's fashion collection comes to the museum's floor, one detailing over 100 articles of clothing that represent the story of Cleveland's historical artists, academics, immigrants and athletes.

4/28/2017 - 4/28/2018

10825 East Blvd

East | $5-$10 | Attractions


Artist Gary Spinosa uses the figures of dimly-lit totems and still-faced mummies to explore the relationship between humans and animals, a spectrum detailed in his ceramic sculpture.

4/29/2017 - 7/23/2017

1001 Market Ave N

Canton, OH

South | $8 | Attractions


A portrait-maker with a simplistic use of oil paint, in the vein of Edward Hopper, Katz wowed fellow American artists with his soft-on-the-eyes freestanding or wall-mounted work.

4/30/2017 - 8/06/2017

11150 East Blvd

East | Free | Attractions