Press Releases - Arts and Entertainment


May 11

OMA Names Carol Bintz Professional of the Year

TOLEDO, Ohio – Carol Bintz, chief operating officer of the Toledo Museum of Art, has been named Professional of the Year by the Ohio Museum Association. The award was presented during the organization’s recent statewide conference. ...

Posted By: Teri Sharp | Category: Arts and Entertainment



May 11

June Events at the Toledo Zoo

TOLEDO, Ohio — Feed your taste for adventure this summer at the Toledo Zoo! June New Experiences OpenExperience the wild wonders of Africa at the new Expedition Africa! Aerial ...

Posted By: Andi Norman | Category: Arts and Entertainment



May 10

Fleetwood's Tap Room Live Music: Ben & Sam from Ben Barefoot

Fleetwood’s Tap Room will feature live music throughout the spring and summer! Ben & Sam from Ben Barefoot & The Handshakes will be performing on Saturday, May 7 from 10 p.m. to 12 a.m. in the Tap Room. Admission is FREE. Ben Barefoot ...

Posted By: Nalani Petrangelo | Category: Arts and Entertainment



May 10

Fleetwood’s Tap Room Live Music: The Flutter & Wow

Fleetwood’s Tap Room will feature live music throughout the spring and summer! The Flutter & Wow will be performing on Friday, May 20th from 10 p.m. to 12 a.m. in the Tap Room. Admission is FREE. The Flutter & Wow band, formed in 2011 ...

Posted By: Nalani Petrangelo | Category: Arts and Entertainment



May 10

Fleetwood’s Tap Room Live Music: Vox Vidorra

Fleetwood’s Tap Room will feature live music throughout the spring and summer! Vox Vidorra will be performing on Saturday, May 28 from 10 p.m. to 12 a.m. in the Tap Room. Admission is FREE. Vox Vidorra is an indie/soul quartet from Grand ...

Posted By: Nalani Petrangelo | Category: Arts and Entertainment



May 10

Vibe Dance Studio Recital

Vibe Dance Co. of Temperance, MI, is holding a Vibe Dance Studio Recital from 6:30-9 p.m. For more information, contact Heather Saul, Artistic Director, at 734-497-4534. Location: Franciscan Center of Lourdes University 6832 Convent Blvd. Sylvania, ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Arts and Entertainment



May 10

D&D Dance Studio Recital

The D&D Dance Studio Recital is offered at 6:30 p.m. For more information, contact Karen Niewiadomski at 419-471-0171. Location: Franciscan Center, Lourdes University 6832 Convent Blvd. Sylvania, OH 43560Press Release Contact Name: Helene Sheets ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Arts and Entertainment



May 10

Studio 419 Dance Recital

Wednesday June 22-Thursday June 23 The Studio 419 Dance Recital is offered from 7:30 to 10 p.m. each night. For more information, contact Barb Nolan at 419-755-0648. Location: Franciscan Center, Lourdes University 6832 Convent Blvd. Sylvania, OH ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Arts and Entertainment



May 10

Upper School Annual Art Exhibition, Grades 9-12

The Wolfe Gallery at Maumee Valley Country Day School is featuring the Upper School Annual Art Exhibition, Grades 9-12. This exhibition will be on display from May 9 – June 3, 2016, from 8:30am-4:30pm Monday-Friday. A variety of the highest ...

Posted By: Melissa Kuhl | Category: Arts and Entertainment



May 04

Fleetwood's Tap Room Live Music: Muddy

Fleetwood’s Tap Room will feature live music throughout the spring and summer! Muddy will be performing on Saturday, May 14th from 10 p.m. to 12 a.m. in the Tap Room. Admission is FREE. Muddy is a Toledo, Ohio native and an alternative ...

Posted By: Nalani Petrangelo | Category: Arts and Entertainment



May 04

Fleetwood's Tap Room Live Music: Ben Stalets

Fleetwood’s Tap Room will feature live music throughout the spring and summer! Ben Stalets will be performing on Saturday, May 21st from 10 p.m. to 12 a.m. in the Tap Room. Admission is FREE. Cracking the egg that is Ben Stalets is two yolks; ...

Posted By: Nalani Petrangelo | Category: Arts and Entertainment



May 04

Fleetwood's Tap Room Live Music: Adrian + Meredith

Fleetwood’s Tap Room will feature live music throughout the spring and summer! Adrian + Meredith will be performing on Friday, May 27 from 10 p.m. to 12 a.m. in the Tap Room. Admission is FREE. Adrian+Meredith isn’t just another folk-duo ...

Posted By: Nalani Petrangelo | Category: Arts and Entertainment



May 04

Lost Arts Festival at Seven Eagles Historical Center

The 32nd annual Lost Arts Festival will bring to life but a few brief moments in the history of early Ohio. From 150 to 200 years ago European settlers attempted to make a home in the wilderness that has come to be known as the Maumee River Valley. ...

Posted By: Martin Nagy | Category: Arts and Entertainment



May 04

First Friday Social Networking Mixer 5/6 at Evolution

First Friday Connections presents the First Friday Social Networking Mixer this Friday, May 6, 2016 at Evolution, located at 519 N. Reynolds Road in Toledo, OH. Keith Cook will be your host for the entire time. It's free from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. as ...

Posted By: Amber Hawkins | Category: Arts and Entertainment



May 04

Red Cross Birthday Features Old Dominion with Cassadee Pope

In celebration of 100 years serving the Toledo area, the Northwest Ohio Chapter of the American Red Cross proudly welcomes country music superstars Old Dominion, with special guest Cassadee Pople, for a community birthday celebration. The show takes ...

Posted By: Chris Kozak | Category: Arts and Entertainment



May 04

17th Annual Hit The Links Golf Outing

Lourdes University invites golf enthusiasts to participate in its annual Hit The Links golf outing on Friday, June 3, at Bedford Hills Golf Club, 6400 Jackman Road in Temperance, MI. The outing includes 18 holes of golf played over 3 courses, a ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Apr 26

First Ever Jim White Honda Ohio Springfest

Ohio Springfest Date: Thursday May 12 - Sunday May 15, 2016 Location: Stranahan Theater TOLEDO, OH Sales Locations: Discounted carnival all-day passes will be sold for $15 ($20 day of the event) at the Stranahan Theate Box Office and at ...

Posted By: Sarah Beavers | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Apr 26

Toledo Gem and Rockhound Club Open House

What: Toledo Gem and Rockhound Open House When: Sunday May 15th from 9AM to 5PM. Where: Crosby Conference Center, Toledo Botanical Garden, 5403 Elmer Drive, Toledo, OH Featuring These Free Activities: Make-it-take-it projects: Gem Trees ...

Posted By: Debra Hoffmaster | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Apr 20

Final Weekend of the Toledo Rep's Agatha Christie and Then There Were None

Widely considered to be Agatha Christie's masterpiece, it is the world's best-selling mystery and one of the best-selling books of all time! Ten strangers invited to an isolated island off the southern coast of England for a weekend don't know each ...

Posted By: Unknown | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Apr 20

Fleetwood's Tap Room Live Music: The Ragbirds

Fleetwood’s Tap Room will feature live music throughout the spring and summer! The Ragbirds will be performing on Saturday, April 23 from 10 p.m. to 12 a.m. in the Tap Room. Admission is FREE. The Ragbirds are a genre-bending hybrid of ...

Posted By: Nalani Petrangelo | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Apr 20

Fleetwood's Tap Room Live Music: Dooley Wilson

Fleetwood’s Tap Room will feature live music throughout the spring and summer! Dooley Wilson will be performing on Friday, April 29 from 10 p.m. to 12 a.m. in the Tap Room. Admission is FREE. Hailing from the unlikely environs of South Toledo, ...

Posted By: Nalani Petrangelo | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Apr 20

Fleetwood's Tap Room Live Music: Dolfish

Fleetwood’s Tap Room will feature live music throughout the spring and summer! Dolfish will be performing on Friday, May 13 from 10 p.m. to 12 a.m. in the Tap Room. Admission is FREE.Press Release Contact Name: Nalani Petrangelo Press Release ...

Posted By: Nalani Petrangelo | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Apr 20

Fleetwood's Tap Room Live Music: Hepcat Revival

Fleetwood’s Tap Room will feature live music throughout the spring and summer! Hepcat Revival will be performing on Saturday, April 30 from 10 p.m. to 12 a.m. in the Tap Room. Admission is FREE. Hepcat Revival is a 7-piece swinging, jump blues ...

Posted By: Nalani Petrangelo | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Apr 20

Glass City Record Show

Buy-Sell-Trade music memorabilia, records, tapes, CDs, 78s, 45s, T-shirts and more! Sunday April 24, Knights of Columbus Hall, 4256 Secor Rd. in Toledo, 10-4 pm. Admission $1.Press Release Contact Name: Rebecca Locke-Gagnon Press Release Contact ...

Posted By: Rebecca Locke-Gagnon | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Apr 20

Venders Needed

Venders needed for Fund-e-Vent at St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church, 5240 Talmadge Rd.on June 4, 2016. Please bring your own table. Space available for $20.00 per table with $5.00 off each additional table. Pig Roast, Games, Music, Sale ...

Posted By: Cindy Hayes | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Apr 17

UT Department of Music Ends Spring Semester on a High Note with Two Outstanding Choral Concerts April 30 and May 1

UT’s Concert Chorale, University Chorus, and Community Chorus will perform together in concert on April 30 for Gioachino Rossini’s Stabat Mater. Accompanying these three groups will be a variety of soloists. The concert will be held in ...

Posted By: Angela Riddel | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Apr 17

Toledo Symphony Brass Quintet Concert at St. Lucas Church

On Mother's Day May 8, 2016 at 4 p.m. in the Main Sanctuary of St. Lucas Lutheran Church, 745 Walbridge Avenue, Toledo 43609 the Toledo Symphony Brass Quintet (2 trumpets, trombone, tuba, trombone) will perform a neighborhood concert. Wine and hors ...

Posted By: Joyce Mease | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Apr 13

Toledo Area Humane Society and Bar 145 to Hold Dog Friendly Yappy Hour on April 24th

Toledo, OH – The Toledo Area Humane Society and Bar 145 are kicking off their Yappy Hour Summer Series with a dog friendly event on April 24th. Bar 145 and the Toledo Area Humane Society (TAHS) are teaming up for a dog friendly Yappy Hour on ...

Posted By: Jessica LaValley | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Apr 13

Glacity Theatre Collective Announces New Artistic Director

Toledo: Ed Lingan, who has served as the Artistic Director for Glacity Theatre Collective (GTC) for three years, has chosen to step down from this position in order to focus on creating new work, and company marketing and promotion efforts. Jennifer ...

Posted By: Jennifer Nagy Lake | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Apr 13

Glass City Film Festival Sets Full Weekend Schedule

Toledo, OH – Glass City Film Festival (GCFF) is thrilled to present a unique lineup of film programming from May 19-21. Out of more than 80 entries, programmers selected 29 films, representing 11 U.S. cities and eight different countries, to ...

Posted By: Kim Sanchez | Category: Arts and Entertainment