There are so many fun things going on in CLE these days, it’s hard to keep up! Here’s a rundown of some great upcoming events and how you can participate:
Want to watch Hodge Podge Truck on “The Great Food Truck Race” with lots of other excited Clevelanders? Then come down to Market Garden Brewery on Sunday, August 21. Starting at 6pm, a cavalcade of CLE’s finest food trucks will be serving up their delicious food and showing their support for Hodge Podge Truck. Then, at 9pm come inside for specials from Market Garden Brewery and the viewing of the next episode of “The Great Food Truck Race.”
The RTA Bar Crawl is happening Saturday, August 27 starting at 1pm. The group will meet at Market Plaza in Ohio City and head out from there to University Circle/Little Italy then to Larchmere/Shaker Square then to East 4th Street, returning to Ohio City at the end of the Bar Crawl. You can join the group at any point in the Bar Crawl. This is a great way to get to know your city and it’s public transportation options better, have a lot of fun, and have a guaranteed designated driver!
On Tuesday, August 30, Touch Supper Club is hosting a Farm to Table Supper at the Stone Garden Farm in Richfield. Aside from great food, there will be a bonfire, live music, Richfield hand-rolled cigars, and the debut of the Touch Supper Club Food Truck! Tickets are $70 and can be purchased here.
To add to your Labor Day weekend fun, check out the Jak of All Trades Fest hosted by Jakprints on Saturday, September 3 from 12pm to 7pm. Jakprints is taking over the MidTown District with live music, food trucks, pop-up stores, an art installation, a complimentary beer garden, kids’ activities, and more! Jakprints will also be raffling off an HP Touch Pad, with proceeds to benefit MidTown Cleveland Incorporated and Community Greenhouse Partners. If you want to attend, you must RSVP by Sunday, August 28, so click on the link above today! For more info on Jakprints, check out this post from Clue Into Cleveland.
Get your om on! On Saturday, September 10, lululemon athletica is hosting Salutation Nation at 9am at Omni Properties in Woodmere. This is a free, all-levels yoga class – all you need is your mat and water.
Emerging Chefs are partnering with Ingenuity Fest to present “C4 – 4 Chefs, 4 Nights, 4 Styles, 4 Foodies” from Thursday, September 15 through Sunday, September 18. The featured chefs are Matthew Mathlage of Light Bistro, Jeff Jarrett of AMP 150, Brian Rosander of Rosander, and Pete Joyce of Bistro on Lincoln Park. You can purchase tickets here for individual dinners for $55 or a four-pack for all the dinners for $175.
In case you’re feeling fall-like already, the Cleveland Botanical Gardens are hosting the second-annual RIPE! Fest from Friday, September 23 through Sunday, September 25. This festival celebrates the best in local farming and cooking, plus bluegrass music, an on-site farmers’ market, arts and crafts shopping and more. The festival runs from 11am to sundown each day. Tickets are $7 for Botanical Gardens members and $12 for non-members.
So many great things happening in CLE! Where will you be?
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