There are lots of great upcoming events to give thanks for in Cleveland! Check these out:
Karaoke at the Cat
Friday, November 9 at 9pm
Join Noodlecat and Cleveland’s a Plum for a night of singing and slurping. The fabulously cheap Noodlecat happy hour menu will be available from 9-11pm. There will be Jell-O shots to help get up your karaoke courage, too! Anyone brave enough to sing will be entered into a drawing to win a $50 Noodlecat gift card.
Now through Saturday, November 17
Ohio City Masonic Temple
Check out the latest original theater production from Theater Ninjas.Theater Ninjas Associate Artistic Director Ray Caspio points to Cleveland as a major inspiration for the devised work. “Cleveland and its people are the heart of Marble Cities. Most of us are native Clevelanders – we’ve been through the ups, the downs, and the ups with everybody else.” The show runs Thursdays through Mondays until November 17 and tickets prices range from $10-$30. You can purchase tickets by clicking here.
Give Thanks Volunteer Event
Saturday, November 17 at 10am
Trinity Lutheran Church
Join the members of the Cleveland Foodbank YP Pantry to help with the Trinity Lutheran Church’s monthly produce distribution. Volunteers will help clean and distribute produce to those in need in the community. Wear comfortable clothes that you don’t mind getting dirty. After the produce distribution, volunteers will head to Deagan’s Kitchen for lunch. This is a great way to help in the community and meet other young professionals. Space is limited, so click here to RSVP.
Saturday, November 17 at 3:30pm
Cleveland Main Library, Louis Stokes Wing Auditorium
Sonic Cinema is a presentation by the FiveOne Experimental Orchestra combining live music with new video art and film shorts. This collaborative, cutting-edge performance is free! Just show up and take in all the great music and art.
Huddle with MedWish
Saturday, November 17 at 6pm
Wickliffe Italian and American Club
Join MedWish for an evening of food, fun, and football! There will be a delicious Italian dinner, a raffle with tons of sports memorabilia, and Browns’ highlights playing in the background. Tickets are $25 and proceeds benefit MedWish’s mission of sending repurposed and repackaged medical supplies to developing countries. Click here for more information and to purchase tickets.
Blizzard Bash 2012
Sunday, November 18 at 6pm
WJCU 88.7 FM is hosting its annual benefit for the Hunger Network of Greater Cleveland. There will be live performances by Lowly, oldboy, the Tree Ghost, and the Commonwealth. Admission is only $5 and that money goes directly to the Hunger Network. Rock out for a great cause! Click here for more information.
Guest Griller Night for Liver Life Challenge
Wednesday, November 28 at 6pm
B.D.’s Mongolian Grill
The members of the Liver Life Challenge marathon team will be feeling the heat as they grill up your stir fry at B.D.’s Mongolian Grill. Tickets are $30 and include all-you-can-eat stir fry, salad bar, fountain drinks, and tax and gratuity. There will also be a raffle and gift baskets! Proceeds benefit the Liver Life Challenge marathon team, as they raise money and race for a cure to liver disease. Click here for more information and to RSVP.
What upcoming events are you most looking forward to?
***Disclosure: I am a council member for the Cleveland Foodbank YP Pantry group. I was offered 2 complimentary tickets to attend Marble Cities, but declined due to scheduling conflicts. As always, all opinions are 100% my own.***