Press Releases - Arts and Entertainment


Aug 05

Screening of "If Beale Street Could Talk" on Aug.13

Screening of "If Beale Street Could Talk" at Way Library Way Library’s contemporary film series, Show Me the Movie, continues on Tuesday, August 13 at 2:00 p.m. with the 2018 drama If Beale Street Could Talk. Regina King won the Oscar for Best ...

Posted By: Rose Mills | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Aug 05

Way Library presents author Amy Greenberg on August 6

Author Amy S. Greenberg to speak at Way Library On Tuesday, August 6 at 7:00 p.m., Way Library will host historian and author Amy S. Greenberg for a talk on her recently released biography, Lady First: The World of First Lady Sarah Polk. Sarah Polk ...

Posted By: Rose Mills | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jul 31

Promedica Community Events in August

TOLEDO, Ohio, July 2019 – ProMedica will offer the following community events in August: AromatherapyDiscuss the special ways that essential oils can be used for everyday health and wellness. This program is free to people with a cancer ...

Posted By: Callie Dudek | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jul 31

5th Annual Water Quality Boat Cruise

Come cruise with us on the Maumee River! The 5th annual Water Quality Boat Cruise will take place on Sunday, August 4th, from 2-4pm. Partners for Clean Streams, the Maumee Area of Concern Advisory Committee (MAAC), and Lucas Soil and Water ...

Posted By: Amanda Kovach | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jul 23

Toledo Night Market to be held on Saturday, July 27

The next Toledo Night Market, which will transform the Toledo Farmers’ Market into an evening of lights, shopping, food, drinks, and live music, will be held from 6-11 p.m. on Saturday, July 27, 2019. The July 27 Toledo Night Market will ...

Posted By: Kari Bucher | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jul 17

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

Performances: July 26 & 27 at 8pm and August 2 & 3 at 8pm and August 4 at 3pm Performance Location: Epiphany Lutheran Church 915 N. Reynolds Rd. Toledo, OhioPress Release Contact Name: Shane Gerome Press Release Contact Email: ...

Posted By: Shane Gerome | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jul 15

Toledo Irish American Club Presents: Comic Book Launch Party

The Toledo Irish American Club is all about Toledo, Irish Culture and community. Pop culture is definitely heavy into comic books now with all the blockbuster hits and in the spirit of that, we are proud to help host a comic book launch party for ...

Posted By: Kelly Zawierucha | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jul 11

Pizza Palooza Media Day

The Sylvania Area Chamber of Commerce and Sylvania Recreation Present the 9th Annual Pizza PaloozaMedia Day at Grogan’s Towne Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge, Ram on Telegraph in Toledo. Pizza Palooza Media Day will take place on Tuesday, July 16th at ...

Posted By: Michelle Sprott | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jul 11

Toledo Museum of Art and Toledo Symphony Orchestra celebrate local composers during Northwest Ohio Summer Music Festival - August 9-11

TOLEDO, Ohio – The Toledo Museum of Art (TMA) and the Toledo Symphony Orchestra (TSO) present the 4(19) Festival Aug. 9-11, the fifth in the organizations’ ongoing summer music marathon series. This summer’s festival features four ...

Posted By: Mike Brice | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jul 10

Toledo Museum of Art and ProMedica to explore how art helps healing

TOLEDO, Ohio – Would you like to experience creative mindfulness activities led by both art and medical professionals? Bring your friends and family to IMpact and INspire (I'm In) and Circle’s next event, Creative Coping, at the ...

Posted By: Mike Brice | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jul 10

University of Toledo choral students and faculty perform in Scotland

Five University of Toledo choir students, as well as several UToledo faculty, traveled through Scotland this past June as a part of a tour with Perform International. The tour, led by UToledo assistant professor of voice, Dr. Brad Pierson, included ...

Posted By: Angela Riddel | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jul 10

Gardenview Flowers to Open U-Pick Flower Field

WHAT: GardenView Flowers U-Pick Flower Field Grand Opening WHERE: 11160 South River Road, Grand Rapids, OH 43522 WHEN: Grand Opening to the public on Saturday, July 13 at 8am; U-Pick Flower Field will be open 8am-8pm every Saturday and Sunday ...

Posted By: Ellie Van Houtte | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jul 09

A City in Transit: Photo Competition

This contest is open to amateur and professional photographers of all ages. Please post your photos on Instagram before July 27th, tag @midstorytoledo, and hashtags #midstorytoledo and #acityintransit, with a caption explaining the story behind the ...

Posted By: txie | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jul 09

Kaleidoscope of Quilts - 7/12 and 7/13

We are getting very excited about our upcoming quit show July 12th and 13th at the Sylvania Exhibition center at Tan-O-Shanter, 7060 Sylvania Ave, Sylvania, OH. We are looking forward to having over 200 quilts along with vendors selling their sewing ...

Posted By: Janet Veith | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 28

ProMedica Community Events in July

TOLEDO, Ohio, June, 2019 – ProMedica will offer the following community events in July: AromatherapyDiscuss the special ways that essential oils can be used for everyday health and wellness. This program is free to people with a cancer ...

Posted By: Callie Dudek | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 28

Toledo Museum of Art awarded grant from Toledo Community Foundation to expand Teen Leaders program

TOLEDO, Ohio – The Toledo Museum of Art (TMA) has been awarded a $20,000 grant from the Toledo Community Foundation to expand TMA’s Teen Leaders program to open applications to youth from schools across Toledo.“The Teen Leaders ...

Posted By: Mike Brice | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 26

THD Motor Night Car, Truck, and Bike Show

Contact: Brittinee Huntley, Marketing Director, 419-346-2055 toledohdmarketing@gmail.com THD Motor Night Car, Truck and Bike Show to benefit Sleep in Heavenly Peace Toledo, June 26, 2019 – Toledo Harley-Davidson is excited to invite ...

Posted By: Brittinee Huntley | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 26

“Steele Painting” Western Landscape at 20 North Gallery

20 North Gallery opens “Steele Painting” Solo exhibition of Western landscape paintings by John Steele Toledo, OH—June 26, 2019. On Friday, July 12, 20 North Gallery will open “Steele Painting,” an exhibition ...

Posted By: Condessa Croninger | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 21

Toledo Library Accepting Gift Shop Vendor Proposals

Join Sarnies Cafe and be part of the Downtown Renaissance!The countdown is on for the opening of the renovated Main Library. The Toledo Lucas County Public Library (TLCPL) is requesting proposals from vendors interested in leasing space to operate a ...

Posted By: Kelsey Cogan | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 19

Constellations by Nick Payne

Actors Collaborative Toledo and The Village Players Theatre are proud to present a summer collaboration with the area premiere of an infinite love story: “Constellations” by Nick Payne. "Constellations" has performances on June 21 and 22 ...

Posted By: Jeffrey Albright | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 19

Walker Tavern Historic Site/Brooklyn, MI. Event June 26

Tea with Clara Wednesday, June 2, 2019, 1 to 3pm $10/child; one adult may accompany each child for free. Additional adults $6 Ages 5 - 15 Register today at: Michigan.gov/walkertavern Clara and Henry Ford-yes, THE HENRY FORD-visited Walker Tavern ...

Posted By: Laurie Bolak | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 19

Glass City Improv Presents: The Rumble

This Friday, June 21st, Glass City Improv debuts its newest show, The Rumble. Teams of 3 compete in 10-minute sets to be crowned the champs! Audience votes for the winner. You’ll also get to see the debut of Glass City Improv’s brand ...

Posted By: Diana | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 19

Presentation on Prohibition at Way Library - June 26

The 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 18th Amendment was marked earlier this year. It prohibited the sale, manufacture, and transportation of alcoholic beverages anywhere in the United States. Way Library announces a special presentation, ...

Posted By: Rose Mills | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 14

Toledo Library Receives Donation

The Toledo Lucas County Public Library received a special donation with items significant to the Tuskegee Institute as well as local African-American history. The items were recently donated to the Library’s Local History and Genealogy ...

Posted By: Kelsey Cogan | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 14

Toledo Museum of Art honored with Civic Improvement Commendation

TOLEDO, Ohio – The Garden Club of America presented the Toledo Museum of Art (TMA) with a CivicImprovement Commendation for TMA’s commitment to exploring and implementing green and energy-efficient practices on its extraordinary campus. ...

Posted By: Mike Brice | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 14

David Victor Formerly of Boston Headlines Civic Music Hall

As a former vocalist/guitarist for the multi-platinum band Boston, David Victor performed on back-to-back North American tours and recorded a #1 charting classic rock single “Heaven on Earth”. Now forging his own path with his latest ...

Posted By: Denise Kovalevich | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 11

UToledo Theatre students studying abroad in Russia at the Moscow Art Theatre

Two students and a faculty member from the University of Toledo Department of Theatre and Film are currently in Russia for the month of June as part of a study abroad experience at the Moscow Art Theatre. In addition to taking classes with the ...

Posted By: Angela Riddel | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 06

June 30 deadline approaching for Toledo Museum of Art trip opportunity

TOLEDO, Ohio – The June 30 deadline is approaching for new and current members of the Toledo Museum of Art (TMA) to win a five-day, four-night trip to sunny Los Angeles. One winner, chosen at random from all eligible entries received, will ...

Posted By: Mike Brice | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 06

Local Cockatoo gains national attention in commercial!

SYLVANIA, Ohio — The Animal Behavior Center is proud to announce that their mascot, Rocky “Valentine”, a Moluccan cockatoo was chosen to star in national commercials for Stanley Steemer that are being broadcast now. Due to the ...

Posted By: Lara Joseph | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 04

Sylvania Recreation & The Sylvania Rotary Club Present Burger Bash Media Day!

Sylvania Recreation & The Sylvania Rotary Club Present the 2nd Annual Burger Bash Media Day at the Wingate Hotel in Downtown Sylvania.Burger Bash Media Day will take place on Wednesday, June 12th at Noon at the Wingate Hotel in Downtown Sylvania in ...

Posted By: Michelle Sprott | Category: Arts and Entertainment