Press Releases - Arts and Entertainment


Mar 28

Un Paso Adelante - A Step Forward 5k & 1 Mile Fun Run

Adelante, The Latino Resource Center will be hosting the 3rd Annual 5K run and 1 mile fun walk on Saturday, May 6th, 2017. This is the only Latino themed 5k in the Toledo area. All monies raised from the Un Paso Adelante 5K and 1 Mile Fun Walk will ...

Posted By: Hope Truckor | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Mar 16

Seventh Annual Bead Shop Hop

Save the Date for our 7th Annual year now that all 5 Bead Shops come together for one week to offer you Sales, Fun Projects, Goody Bags, Prizes, and most of all an experience that will make want you to come back for more. Our theme this year is ...

Posted By: Ann Tristan | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Mar 16

Sweet Dreams & Honky Tonks

Sweet Dreams & Honky Tonks: The Music and Lives of Hank Williams, Loretta Lynn, Patsy Cline and Johnny Cash. The Collingwood Arts Center, 2413 Collingwood Blvd, Toledo, presents Sweet Dreams & Honky Tonks: The Music and Lives of Hank ...

Posted By: Tom Waselchuk | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Mar 16

Footloose

Maumee Valley’s Drama department will present three performances of Footloose, at their Millennium Theater, Friday, April 28, and Saturday, April 29 at 7:30 pm., and Sunday, April 30 at 2:00 pm. Tickets are $10 for students (any age) and $12 ...

Posted By: Melissa Kuhl | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Mar 16

“Breaking Ground: A Retrospective of Progress” Opens

PRIZM Creative Community presents a special Exhibition about the history of art in NW OHIO, during it’s 11th Annual Art-A-Fair exhibit. “BREAKING GROUND: A Retrospective of Progress,” will open on Sat. March the 25th with a ...

Posted By: Annette Jensen | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Mar 12

University of Toledo Music students capture high honors

Three University of Toledo student singers have won high honors at recent national, regional and state competitions. Moises Salazar (tenor), an undergraduate student pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Vocal Performance, advanced to the finals in ...

Posted By: Dr. Denise Ritter Bernardini | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Mar 12

Science Writing in the Internet Age

The Lourdes University College of Arts and Sciences presents “Science Writing in the Internet Age” from 6 to 7 p.m on Friday, April 21. Join us at the Lourdes University Franciscan Center as Judi Nath, Ph.D., writer In residence and ...

Posted By: Julian Johnson | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Mar 12

Tree City Playhouse Performs the Red Herring

WHAT: Tree City Playhouse Production WHEN: March 10-11 at 8:00 p.m. / March 12 at 3:00 p.m. WHERE: Church 3TwentyOne, 5845 Centennial Road in Sylvania Tree City Playhouse Presents Red Herring by Michael Hollinger Tree City Playhouse, a ...

Posted By: Jennifer Archer | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Mar 12

5th Annual Tree City Film Festival

Sylvania Community Arts Commission 5th Annual Tree City Film Festival Weekend The 5th Annual Tree City Film Festival is an exciting event set for March 25th and March 26th. This year we are excited to be presenting the Festival at Olander Park in ...

Posted By: Jennifer Archer | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Mar 12

West Side Montessori School Spring Fundraiser

The West Side Montessori School will hold a Spring Fundraiser at 6:30 p.m on Saturday, April 1st at the state-of-the-art Lourdes University Franciscan Center. This event is opened to the public and we encourage friends and family out to support and ...

Posted By: Julian Johnson | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Mar 06

University of Toledo film and music students journey to China March 4-12, 2017

Thirteen students and two faculty from the University of Toledo School of Visual and Performing Arts traveled to the far east March 4 for a study-abroad experience, titled Music Teaching and Learning in China. The students will be studying Chinese ...

Posted By: Angela Riddel | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Feb 28

Eclipsing the Sun- The Great American Eclipse

An eclipse of the Sun is a wondrous spectacle, and for the first time in 99 years, a Total Solar Eclipse will sweep across North American this summer. On Monday, August 21, millions of people from Oregon to South Carolina will witness a scene of ...

Posted By: Julian Johnson | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Feb 21

Spring Art Exhibition and Sr. Jane Mary Lecture announced

The Lourdes University Department of Art is pleased to announce its 2017 Spring Exhibition and Lecture Schedule. Mark your calendar for these exciting displays of art in various mediums. All events are free and open to the public. Bachelor of Arts ...

Posted By: Julian Johnson | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Feb 21

Sigma Beta Delta Induction Ceremony

Looking for something fun to do on a week day? Well here is your chance to be entertained! On Tuesday, March 21 Lourdes University presents the Sigma Beta Delta Induction Ceremony from 7 to 8:30 p.m at our state-of-the-art Franciscan Center. The ...

Posted By: Julian Johnson | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Feb 21

500 Years Back... 50 Years Forward

On Sunday, March 26 the Lourdes University Department of Theological Studies is will be presenting “500 Years Back … 50 Years Forward” at 3 p.m at the Franciscan Center. The event is free and open to the public. Featured speaker ...

Posted By: Julian Johnson | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Feb 20

Clay and Pottery Classes for Adults and Children

Pottery classes for adults and clay classes for children begin the week of March 20th at the Toledo Potters' Guild. Adult and children’s classes are 10 weeks in length, meeting once a week for 2.5 hours (2 hrs for children), with sessions ...

Posted By: Stephen Johnston | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Feb 20

Trivia Night

Do you think you know it all? Prove it! Join us for our second TRIVIA NIGHT on Wednesday, April 5 at the Park Inn Toledo! Doors open at 7 p.m. and trivia starts at 7:30 p.m. Admission is a donation of $5 per person at the door, or $3 with a ...

Posted By: Kayla Lewandowski | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Feb 20

Aaron Bivins Solo Show

Aaron Bivins will have a Solo Show in the American Frame Showroom Gallery from Monday March 6 - Friday March 31. There will also be an artist talk and reception on Tuesday March 7 from 5:00pm - 7:00pm. Stop in and check out his amazing work!Press ...

Posted By: Lindsey | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Feb 14

The Sultan and the Saint documentary showing announced

The Sylvania Franciscan Village, the United Muslim Association of Toledo and the Franciscan Action Network are sponsoring the Toledo premiere of the documentary The Sultan and the Saint on Sunday, March 19 at 4:30 p.m. in the Franciscan Center of ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Feb 12

Spring Festival of Crafts

Coming Saturday, March 11 (hours 10am-5pm) and Sunday, March 12 (hours 11am-4pm) will be the annual spring craft show sponsored by the juried members of the Toledo Craftsman's Guild at the Stranahan Great Hall 4645 Heatherdowns Blvd. in Toledo. See ...

Posted By: Dave Grabarczyk | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Feb 12

Spring Crafters' Showcase

The juried members of the Toledo Craftsman’s Guild are pleased to announce its annual spring craft show, the “Spring Crafters’ Showcase” to be held on Saturday, April 22nd with hours from 10 am to 4 pm. The show will be held ...

Posted By: Dave Grabarczyk | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Feb 12

Glass City Record Show

Buy-Sell-Trade all kinds of vinyl records, 45s, CDs, 33s, 78s, posters, T-shirts, movies and more! Sunday, Feb. 26, Knights of Columbus Hall, 4256 Secor Rd., Toledo, Ohio, 10-4 pm. Our 35th year! Admission $1. Information 419-450-6255.Press ...

Posted By: Stephen Gagnon | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Feb 12

Epworth Artist Series: Childrens Choir & Community Chorus

Sunday, March 5, 2017 4:00pm Epworth United Methodist Church (4855 W. Central Ave. Toledo, OH 43615) Across from Wildwood Metropark The Children's Choir of Northwest Ohio Founded in 2007 by Artistic and Executive Director Lisa Alleman, the choir has ...

Posted By: Cecil Baughman | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Feb 12

Lake High School's South Pacific Production

For this year’s spring production, Lake High School is preparing Rodgers and Hammerstein’s South Pacific, a musical about an island in the South Pacific during World War II. A young woman named Nellie meets and falls in love with a ...

Posted By: Jeffery Lake | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Feb 06

Restaurant Fundraiser Benefits Habitat for Humanity Initiative

On Tuesday, February 21, bd’s Mongolian Grill is the site for the 6th Annual Lourdes University Spring Break Mission Trip fundraiser. The event runs from 5 to 8 p.m. at 5001 Monroe Street at the Franklin Park Mall and is offered through ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Feb 06

Area Business Offers Art Pieces to Raise Heart Disease Aware

Sylvania, Ohio – Suzanne Silva is putting her heart up for auction. A glass heart that she made in recognition of one very important fact. Heart disease is the number one killer of women. That’s why Silva and her coworkers at Interrupt ...

Posted By: Allie Pohjala | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Feb 06

Avant Garde! Fight Back, Do Good. Art, Drag, Music, Film.

Event Details:MUSIC! ART! DRAG! FILM! - An event to benefit the Promise House Project of Toledo.February 10, 6pm-12amCover: $3.00 "Revolution is as unpredictable as an earthquake and as beautiful as spring."-Rebecca SolnitDrag Performances: Tequila ...

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Feb 06

Passionate, Professional, Fun DJ Service!

With the up and coming of the downtown area and a feeling of excitement along with it people are anxious for the winter weather to break and the outdoor fun to begin. The fact that Toledo seems to be adding more and more fun things to do to the ...

Posted By: Jay | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Feb 06

CD Release Party - Lauren Smith

Monday February 13th, 2017 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm Art Tatum Jazz Society and Shorty's Back Forty Present The Debut Album Release Party for Lauren Smith - "Threshold" Featuring Gene Parker (Toledo,OH) on Piano, Ray Parker (New York,NY) on Bass, Sam ...

Posted By: Craig Smith | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jan 31

PubCrawl Toledo 2017

Come have a great time with your friends, the annual TASA PubCrawl, featuring 13 pubs, is opening their doors to you! No cover and beer specials all day. Ride any of 8 buses running in 2 loops around the city. Hop off at you favorite pub and stay as ...

Posted By: Richard Parish | Category: Arts and Entertainment