Press Releases - Arts and Entertainment


Apr 19

UT Theatre and Film Department faculty member wins national award from the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival

Matt Foss, assistant professor of theatre with The University of Toledo Department of Theatre and Film, has won a national playwrighting award. His adaptation of ALL QUIET ON THE WESTERN FRONT is the recipient of the Kennedy Center's David Mark ...

Posted By: Angela Riddel | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Apr 09

Square and Contra Dance - April 13, 2019

Come and join us on Saturday, April 13th at 7:30pm for the monthly Square and Contra dances held at the Rossford United Methodist Church, 270 Dixie Hwy (downtown Rossford). This is a family-friendly event with live music and a caller. All dance ...

Posted By: RB | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Apr 09

Sisterhood on Steel: Women’s-only riding event

Contact: Brittinee Huntley, Marketing Director, 419-346-2055 toledohdmarketing@gmail.com Sisterhood on Steel Women’s only riding event to be held at Toledo Harley-Davidson Toledo, April 6, 2019 – Toledo Harley-Davidson® is proud ...

Posted By: Brittinee Huntley | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Apr 04

Sylvania Area Chamber of Commerce “Sylvania Spring Expo & Market”

The Sylvania Area Chamber of Commerce presents the 17th Annual FREE “Sylvania Spring Expo and Market, Presented by Dave White Chevrolet, Saturday, April 6, 2019 from 9:00 AM until 3:00 PM at the Sylvania Sports and Exhibition Center at ...

Posted By: Michelle Sprott | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Apr 03

Appold Planetarium presents Apollo 11

The Lourdes University Appold Planetarium presents Apollo 11. This July, it will be 50 years since the world watched Apollo 11 Commander Neil Armstrong land on the moon and declare it “…one small step for man, one giant leap for ...

Posted By: Briana Peters | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Apr 03

Toledo Library Receives Grant from Million Dollar Round Table Foundation

The MDRT Foundation has awarded a $2,500 grant to the Library Legacy Foundation of the Toledo Lucas County Public Library for Family Engagement programming this summer. Through its global grants programs, the MDRT Foundation is committed to building ...

Posted By: Kelsey Cogan | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Apr 03

Toledo Museum of Art Board names John Stanley as Interim Executive Director

Toledo Museum of Art (TMA) Board Chair Cynthia B. Thompson announced today that John Stanley, the Museum’s director of special projects, would serve as interim director of TMA while an international search is conducted. The appointment is ...

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Mar 25

The Second Annual April in Pairs-Burg Fundraiser - April 5th

The second annual April in Paris-Burg Perrysburg Symphony Orchestra Fundraiser comes again to the Carranor Hunt and Polo Club, 502 E. Second St., Perrysburg, Ohio on Friday, April 5, from 6:30 to 9:30 pm. The event features string and brass ...

Posted By: Karen T. Biscay | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Mar 25

20 North Gallery Opens “Divine Dimensions”

Media Release For Immediate Release Exhibition of paintings and photomontage by Martha Gaustad and Michelle Arnold Paine Toledo, OH—March 22, 2019. On Friday, April 12, 20 North Gallery will open “Divine Dimensions,” an exhibition ...

Posted By: Condessa Croninger | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Mar 21

Buckeye Community Arts Networks Presents: “Life Through Art"

Buckeye Community Arts Network (BCAN) presents The 2nd Annual BCAN Showcase, Wednesday, April 3, at the Franciscan Center, 6832 Convent Blvd., in Sylvania, from 7p to 9p. Doors open at 530pm. The event is hosted by Brigette Burnett, host of Daily ...

Posted By: Nicolas Mayta Canalle | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Mar 21

Masterworks Chorale Classics Concert

Forty-seven years, and they can’t stop singing! Masterworks Chorale, a local non-profit musical organization, presents its Classics Concert at 8 pm on Saturday, March 23, at Epiphany Lutheran Church. Entitled “Birdsong on the ...

Posted By: Chelsie Cree | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Mar 15

Wishah Popular Dance Troupe Presents Freedom of Horses

Wishah Popular Dance Troupe Presents Freedom of Horses, Friday, April 5, at the Franciscan Center 6832 Convent Blvd in Sylvania. Doors open at 6:00pm, event begins at 7:00pm. Inspired by Ibrahim Nasrallah’s novel Time of White Horses, Freedom ...

Posted By: Briana Peters | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Mar 07

Perrysburg Symphony Chamber Series Three

The Perrysburg Symphony with Music Director Travis Jürgens presents the last of three chamber music concerts featuring Symphony members at Zoar Lutheran Church, 314 E. Indiana Ave., Perrysburg on Friday, March 8, 2019, at 7:30 pm. This concert ...

Posted By: Karen T. Biscay | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Mar 04

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, March 30th with hours from 10 am to 4 pm. The show will be held ...

Posted By: Dave Grabarczyk | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Mar 04

Spring Festival of Crafts

Spring is coming and so is the annual “Spring Festival of Crafts” craft’s show sponsored by the juried members of THE TOLEDO CRAFTSMAN’S GUILD. The show will be held at the Stranahan Great Hall, 4645 Heatherdowns Blvd. in ...

Posted By: Dave Grabarczyk | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Mar 04

Naomi Massage Benefit

On March 9 from 8:30am-3pm, join us for a day filled with one-hour massages, vendors, fun, food and more! All proceeds benefit Naomi Inc. and will go towards the purchase of a 15-passenger van and the expansion of their treatment facility to serve ...

Posted By: Sandra Gill | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Mar 04

American Frame to host Pop-Up Showroom at TSA

All March long, American®Frame will host American Frame On Location, a pop-up showroom located at The Toledo School for the Arts, 333 14th Street, Toledo, in The Martin D. Porter Gallery. Showroom pop-up hours will be Monday – Wednesday ...

Posted By: Lindsey Harrison | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Mar 04

40th Annual Regional Youth Art Month Show

The Wolfe Gallery at Maumee Valley Country Day School is featuring the Northwest Ohio Art Education Association’s 40th Annual Regional Youth Art Month Show February 26 – April 16, 2019, weekdays 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. (Gallery ...

Posted By: Melissa Kuhl | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Mar 04

Toledo Anime Club - Anime for Grown-Ups

Anime for Grown-ups! Love science fiction and fantasy, but want to move beyond the comic book superhero franchises? There's a whole world of anime beyond what's marketed to children and teens - a fascinating window to another culture. The stories ...

Posted By: Paul Kemner | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Feb 20

BIG returns to Appold Planetarium

The Lourdes University Appold Planetarium presents BIG, a show that takes an imaginative look at the size and scale of our Universe. BIG is an interactive journey through the known universe, as far as we can observe. BIG explains how we have begun ...

Posted By: Briana A. Peters | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Feb 19

2019 No Show Gala

Fight childhood hunger without getting dressed up! You're invited to participate in the biggest, most amazing non-event in northwest Ohio! SeaGate Food Bank's annual NO SHOW GALA™ runs now through Saturday April 27, 2019. You can attend the No ...

Posted By: Brittany | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Feb 14

National Geographic Live and the Toledo Museum of Art announce National Geographic series appearances

TOLEDO - National Geographic Live, National Geographic’s touring speaker series,and the Toledo Museum of Art (TMA) are proud to announce an inaugural three-part speaker series thatwill take place the Peristyle Theater throughout 2019.“We ...

Posted By: Mike Brice | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Feb 14

HouseHunter Team Movie Event

Sunday, March 3rd Doors Open at 2pm, movie begins at 2:45pm Maumee Indoor Theater 601 Conant Street Maumee, OH 43537 We are inviting you to be our guest for the 3rd Annual HouseHunter Team Movie Event, benefiting the Toledo Area Humane Society (14th ...

Posted By: Kendall Gigax | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Feb 07

March Events at the Toledo Zoo

TOLEDO, Ohio – The Zoo is your source for spring family fun! March 1 Once upon a Vine presented by BMW of ToledoEnjoy an array of cocktails and delightful ...

Posted By: Shayla Moriarty | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Feb 07

Zuzu African Acrobat Performance

Lourdes University Campus Life presents Zuzu African Acrobats, on February 21 at 5:30pm. Originating in Mombassa, Kenya, the Zuzu African Acrobats have performed in more than 25 countries. Their performances are a blend of circus style acrobatics ...

Posted By: Nicolas Mayta Canalle | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Feb 07

Perrysburg Symphony Chamber Series Two

The Perrysburg Symphony with Music Director Travis Jürgens presents the second of three chamber music concerts featuring Symphony members at Zoar Lutheran Church, 314 E. Indiana Ave., Perrysburg on Friday, February 15, at 7:30 pm. This concert ...

Posted By: Karen T. Biscay | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Feb 04

TFAS100 Mid-winter Evening “DO” at 20 North Gallery

Toledo Federation of Art Societies presents free Open House on February 9 Toledo, OH—February 1, 2019. As a member group of the Toledo Federation of Art Societies (TFAS), 20 North Gallery will proudly host the TFAS100 Midwinter Evening ...

Posted By: Condessa Croninger | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jan 30

Lourdes University Presents "Toledo Streets and Scenes Exhibit"

The Lourdes University Art Department presents Toledo Streets and Scenes: Photography Exhibit and Art Sale on Wednesday, February 6 from 530p to 730p at the Canticle Center, 5335 Silica Dr. in Sylvania. The exhibit features photos taken by vendors ...

Posted By: Briana A. Peters | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jan 30

Toledo Stamp Expo '19

The Stamp Collectors Club of Toledo will be holding it's 95th annual stamp exhibition and bourse on February 22nd and 23rd 2019 at the Holland Gardens, 6530 Angola Road, Holland Ohio. Doors open at 11:00AM on Friday the 22nd and the show closes at ...

Posted By: David Plunkett | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jan 25

NAMI Wood County- Family Support

NAMI Family Support Group is a peer-led support group for family members, caregivers and loved ones of individuals living with mental illness. Groups generally meet on a monthly basis. WHAT YOU SHOULD EXPECT Meets monthly for 90 minute sessions, ...

Posted By: NAMI Wood County | Category: Arts and Entertainment