Press Releases - Arts and Entertainment


Dec 22

The Arts Commission Welcomes New Staff Members

Toledo, OH - The Art Commission is pleased to announce a staff expansion with the transition of Lindsay Aken, formerly Community Engagement Specialist, to the new role of Creative Placemaking Facilitator and the appointments of Jordan Buschur as ...

Posted By: Jordan Buschur | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Dec 19

Third Stret Cigar's New Year’s Eve Party with Jeff Jensen

Friday, December 30 Sometimes all it takes is a tiny spark to ignite a raging inferno. The inferno has been building ever since. After two years, almost 500 shows and three recordings the American Blues Artist Jeff Jensen will be premiering at Third ...

Posted By: Milissa Clark | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Dec 16

Quick Trio at NINE

Friday, January 20, 2017 NINE 9 to 11 p.m. Admission is FREE!Press Release Contact Name: Nalani Petrangelo Press Release Contact Email: npetrangelo@mudhens.com Organization Name: NINE at Hensville Website or Link: ...

Posted By: Nalani Petrangelo | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Dec 16

Joe Woods at NINE

Joe Woods is a Toledo, Ohio based Rock/Pop songwriter that infuses and saturates his music with soulful vocals. He has been playing all over Northwest Ohio and South East Michigan for the better part of 10 years. Aside from that, Joe also enjoys ...

Posted By: Nalani Petrangelo | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Dec 16

The Microphonics at Fleetwood's Tap Room

The Microphonics feature plugged in deep delta blues, electrified Piedmont blues, amplified old time spirituals, some deep country and a bit of Rock n’ Roll.Saturday, January 21, 2017 Fleetwood's Tap Room 5:30 p.m. to 12 a.m. Admission is ...

Posted By: Nalani Petrangelo | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Dec 16

Athens Wheeler at Fleetwood's Tap Room

Athens Wheeler is a blend of Rock, Rhythm & Soul with a little twang for good measure.Friday, January 27, 2017 Fleetwood's Tap Room 9 p.m. to 12 a.m. Admission is FREE!Press Release Contact Name: Nalani Petrangelo Press Release Contact Email: ...

Posted By: Nalani Petrangelo | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Dec 16

Aayan Naim at Fleetwood's Tap Room, 1/21/17

His incredibly soulful voice and blistering guitar soloing will leave the crowd stunned. Aayan grew up on the most musical street in Chicago Muddy Waters across the street, Sam Lay next door and Otis Clay two doors down.Saturday, January 21, ...

Posted By: Nalani Petrangelo | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Dec 16

Ben Barefoot at NINE

Ben Barefoot is a talented singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist whose unique ability to connect with his audience is seen in every performance. His ability to compose in many styles helps him produce great songs as well as write compelling ...

Posted By: Nalani Petrangelo | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Dec 16

The Matchsellers at Fleetwood's Tap Room

The Matchsellers is a bluegrass duo that began in the streets of former East Germany and now crisscrosses the US Interstate system year-round. The Matchsellers have become known for their excellent musicianship, tight vocal harmonies and an ...

Posted By: Nalani Petrangelo | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Dec 16

Dave Carpenter at NINE

Singer/Songwriter Dave Carpenter is a staple in the Toledo and Northwest Ohio music scene.Saturday, January 28, 2017 NINE 9 to 11 p.m. Admission is FREE!Press Release Contact Name: Nalani Petrangelo Press Release Contact Email: ...

Posted By: Nalani Petrangelo | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Dec 16

Andrew Ellis at Fleetwood's Taproom

Andrew Ellis plugs away in Toledo bars night after night, which has honed his chops to a fine degree. His brand of Americana on this set of songs is rough and tender, smart and streetwise, and IS a testament to Toledo’s fertile music ...

Posted By: Nalani Petrangelo | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Dec 16

The New Fashioned at Fleetwood's Tap Room

A breath of fresh to both modern and traditional, bringing the classic styles and articulation of jazz, blues, and rock ‘n’ roll to the forefront of mainstream pop. The goal is to bridge the gap of generations by combining the gritty ...

Posted By: Nalani Petrangelo | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Dec 16

Stella, Manley, & Beagle at NINE

Saturday, January 7, 2017 NINE 9 to 11 p.m. Admission is FREE!Press Release Contact Name: Nalani Petrangelo Press Release Contact Email: npetrangelo@mudhens.com Organization Name: NINE at Hensville Organization Address: 9 N St Clair St, Toledo, OH, ...

Posted By: Nalani Petrangelo | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Dec 16

Jon & Roman at NINE

Acoustic duo from Stonehouse, an electric folk & country band. Admission is FREE!Press Release Contact Name: Nalani Petrangelo Press Release Contact Email: npetrangelo@mudhens.com Organization Name: NINE at Hensville Website or Link: ...

Posted By: Nalani Petrangelo | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Dec 16

Dooley Wilson at Fleetwood's Tap Room

Hailing from the unlikely environs of South Toledo, Ohio, Dooley Wilson is among a rare breed of latter-day purveyors of “hard” Mississippi/Louisiana – styled blues. With an approach that is steeped in the tradition of his ...

Posted By: Nalani Petrangelo | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Dec 16

Aayan Naim

Guitarist and vocals from The Good, The Bad, The Blues. His incredibly soulful voice and blistering guitar soloing will leave the crowd stunned. Aayan grew up on the most musical street in Chicago Muddy Waters across the street, Sam Lay next ...

Posted By: Nalani Petrangelo | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Dec 07

Santa and St. Francis Return for the Christmas holiday

Science Alliance for Valuing the Environment, Inc. (S.A.V.E.) presents “Santa, St. Francis and the Animals” once again this year on Saturday, December 10 from 2 to 4 p.m. in the Canticle Center, 5335 Silica Drive, in Sylvania. The event ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Dec 07

HeleneWAVE Festival is Accepting Artist Applications

In honor of National Women’s History Month, Lourdes University is hosting the 10th annual W.A.V.E. (Women, Artists, Visionaries, Entrepreneurs) Festival, a juried exhibition and sale of fine arts and crafts. This year’s event will be ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Dec 07

Central Catholic High School's "Sounds of Christmas"

Central Catholic High School’s Music Department presents the annual “Sounds of Christmas” concert on Sunday, December 11th, 3:00 PM, at the Valentine Theatre. The program features performances by the Glee Club, Mixed Chorus, ...

Posted By: Carol Scally | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Dec 07

Jason Hudson & John Potts

Foot stompin' New Orleans grooves and soulful minor key melodies. Admission is FREE!Saturday, December 24, 2016Fleetwood's Tap Room6 to 9 p.m.Press Release Contact Name: Nalani Petrangelo Press Release Contact Email: npetrangelo@mudhens.com ...

Posted By: Nalani Petrangelo | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Dec 07

Andrew Ellis

Andrew Ellis plugs away in Toledo bars night after night, which has honed his chops to a fine degree. His brand of Americana on this set of songs is rough and tender, smart and streetwise, and IS a testament to Toledo’s fertile music scene. ...

Posted By: Nalani Petrangelo | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Dec 07

Jeff Stewart

Jeff Stewart's approach is straight-forward: a man, his guitar, and a wide-eyed look at that crazy thing called love. Admission is FREE!Friday, December 23, 2016NINE6 p.m. to 12 a.m.Press Release Contact Name: Nalani Petrangelo Press Release ...

Posted By: Nalani Petrangelo | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Dec 07

Family New Year's Eve Party

Bring the entire family for this FREE event featuring mascots, balloon artists, face painting, carnival games, inflatable games and prizes. At noon, we celebrate the New Year with our own “Ball Drop” with a complimentary apple juice ...

Posted By: Nalani Petrangelo | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Dec 07

New Year's Eve Dinner Party

This All-Access NINE New Year's Eve Dinner Party begins with a five-course meal paired with drinks and specialty cocktails at NINE Restaurant. It continues after dinner throughout the night with an all-access pass to all of the New Year's Eve party ...

Posted By: Nalani Petrangelo | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Dec 07

Downtown 419 Black & White New Year's Eve Party

Presented by Downtown 419, the Black & White Party will transform the 4th floor Armory above Fleetwood’s Tap Room into the Warehouse District’s premiere lounge for this unique New Year’s Eve celebration. This is a semi-formal ...

Posted By: Nalani Petrangelo | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Dec 07

Fleetwood's NYE Party

Listen to the great live, local music and enjoy the Tap Room’s over 100 craft beers and craft cocktails at this casual, fun New Year's Eve party! Entertainment: Fleetwood's Tap Room >9 p.m. to 1 a.m. – The Good the Bad and the Blues ...

Posted By: Nalani Petrangelo | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Dec 07

"Jacob Marley's Christmas Carol"

This twist on the entertaining holiday classic, "A Christmas Carol," is directed by Bill Quinlan and is brought to life by Tom Hofbauer. If you have any questions contact Tom at Tom@thomashofbauer.com. "Jacob Marley's Christmas Carol" will be ...

Posted By: Nancy Ice | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Nov 26

Our Fish, Our Fight at Our Lights

TOLEDO, Ohio­­ — He shoots… he slides?! Yes, from 5 – 7 p.m. on Wednesday, November 30 fly down the Toledo Zoo’s outdoor Ice Slide and get dizzy on our new Bumper Cars on Ice with your favorite Toledo Walleye hockey ...

Posted By: Shayla Moriarty | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Nov 26

Bernadine Stetzel 1927-2016: A Retrospective Exhibition

PRIZM Creative Community in collaboration with Library House Galleries in Grand Rapids, OH., and their venue partner The Way Public Library in Perrysburg are pleased to announce the Opening Exhibition of Bernadine Stetzel, 1927-2016: A ...

Posted By: PRIZM Creative Community | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Nov 22

Think Tank: Intro to Coding at Imagination Station

Saturdays & Sundays 1pm & 3pm Members: $10 per workshop Non-members: $14 per workshop If you are craving a deeper level of engagement you can sign-up for a workshop hosted inside the Think Tank. Think Tank Workshops allow you to use real ...

Posted By: Stephanie Brinkman | Category: Arts and Entertainment