Press Releases - Arts and Entertainment


Jan 11

Toledo Museum of Art awards TMA Leadership Fellowship

TOLEDO, Ohio – The Toledo Museum of Art (TMA) has awarded Lauren Applebaum the TMA Leadership Fellowship. Applebaum completed her Ph.D. in art history at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. The recently established TMA Leadership ...

Posted By: Mike Brice | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jan 11

Pop-Up Books?

The Wolfe Gallery at Maumee Valley Country Day School is featuring Pop-Up Books? The exhibition of artistic books will be up from January 21 – February 20, 2019, weekdays 8:30 am – 3:00 pm. Ron Euton, a former MVCDS faculty member, has ...

Posted By: Melissa Kuhl | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jan 11

Perrysburg Symphony Launches Chamber Series!

The Perrysburg Symphony with Music Director Travis Jürgens presents a series of three chamber music concerts featuring Symphony members at Zoar Lutheran Church, 314 E. Indiana Ave., Perrysburg. This new series brings chamber music masterpieces ...

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



Jan 11

A Doll's House, Part 2

Actors Collaborative Toledo presents the area premiere of Lucas Hnath’s award winning play, “A Doll’s House, Part 2." January 25 & 26 at 8:00 p.m. and January 27 at 3:00 p.m. ...

Posted By: Jeffrey Albright | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jan 11

VFW Vets Valentine's Dance

February 9, 2019 7-11:00 PM You don't need a date to enjoy our Valentine's Dance - bring your loved one or dance and hang out with your friends. Live music with "Cherry Bomb" an Explosion of Music provided by "T-Bone" Jeff Traxler, "Wild Bill" ...

Posted By: Jolee Yanez | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jan 11

Ruby's Flames at the VFW

Saturday, January 26 It'll be cold outside but baby the "Flames" will be too hot to handle in the post! Ruby and the guys play a little Country, Rock & Roll, Blues and Motown! Snack Shack will be open with all of your fav foods. NO Cover - ...

Posted By: Jolee Yanez | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jan 11

Tacos & Tequila and The Groove Daddies

January 12, 2019 Taco 'bout a Party! "Tacos & Tequila" You Don Juana miss this - It's gonna be Hot Hot Hot! Dinner will start at 4:00 and serve til GONE Taco dinner includes 3 tacos, rice and beans for $8.00 with additional tacos only a buck ...

Posted By: Jolee Yanez | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jan 11

"Toy Stories" Exhibit of Paintings by Aaron Pickens

20 North Gallery Opens “Toy Stories” Solo exhibition of new and familiar paintings by Aaron Pickens Toledo, OH—December 27, 2018. On Friday, January 11, 20 North Gallery will open “Toy Stories,” an exhibition of ...

Posted By: Condessa Croninger | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jan 11

3rd Annual Scrapbooking/Crafting Crop

Join the Southview Band Boosters and come get creative with us. We are holding our 3rd annual scrapbooking/craft crop on February 2, from 9AM - 6PM at Southview High School. You can spread out your craft supplies out and work all day. We will ...

Posted By: Diane Ley | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Dec 26

Mr Atomic: Brushes With Genius

The City of Perrysburg Public Art Exhibit Series is presenting a solo exhibit featuring the brand new, never-before-exhibited work of Mr. Atomic. The exhibit is in the Perrysburg Municipal Building, 201 W. Indiana Avenue, Perrysburg Ohio. The ...

Posted By: Anna Ballmer | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Nov 28

Downtown Sylvania Presents the 4th Annual Miracle on Main Street

Presented by Dave White Chevrolet, Toledo Memorial Park and 13ABC - “A Weekend of Holiday Cheer in Downtown Sylvania” December 7 & 8The Sylvania Area Chamber of Commerce, Downtown Sylvania Association, Sylvania Community Arts Commission ...

Posted By: Michelle Sprott | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Nov 28

Local DJ Nominated for Third Time Award

Local DJ Jason Kelley won Best DJ in 2013 &2014. He is hoping to bring home a third win for 2018. Jason has DJ'd many events this year for local Toledoans. And now he needs your vote. Here's the link to vote. ALSO... his entire crew is ...

Posted By: Laura Kelley | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Nov 28

Santa Paw Pictures-Golden Retriever Rescue Resource

Santa Paw Pictures-Golden Retriever Rescue Resource At Rover Come Over Doggie Day Care 3945 Albon Rd, Moncolva, OH 43542 Sunday Dec 2nd Dec 9th Santa Paw Pictures-Golden Retriever Rescue Resource Take your picture in Santa’s very own sleigh, ...

Posted By: Lisa Adair | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Nov 15

Comedy Hypnotist Michael Night

National Touring Comic Magician and Hypnotist returns to Monroe Famous comic, magician and hypnotist Michael Night will be in Toledo for one show. When Night takes the stage he does a mix of stand-up comedy, mind-bending magic illusions, some very ...

Posted By: Mary Lou | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Nov 13

Hey Day of Toledo rocks out at Northwood VFW #2984

This six-piece band plays light popular golden hits songs of rock and roll from the late 50's to the early 70's.They get great reviews on Facebook. Mix in a few popular country cross over songs and this will be your evening of fun and song. Johnny ...

Posted By: Jerry Spitler | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Nov 07

Toledo Museum of Art KeyBank Museum Fellowship awarded to Asmaa Walton

TOLEDO, Ohio – Asmaa Walton has been named the first KeyBank Museum Fellow at the Toledo Museum of Art. Walton, who recently completed her master’s degree in art politics from New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts, is from ...

Posted By: Stephanie Elton | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Nov 07

Belles of Christmas

Join a group of all women, all ages, all fun, and all about singing! Commit to a few weeks of rehearsal to perform at the ART LOOP Advent Walk, Lights at the Zoo and caroling downtown Toledo by limo!There is no fee to participate - just the desire ...

Posted By: Kate Philabaum | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Nov 07

Nativity Festival

HeART Gallery produces this family-friendly, community event for four days in December, beginning with a Christmas Concert by the Academy Brass Quintet on Sunday, Dec. 16 at 3pm. Nativity sets from around the world are displayed throughout the ...

Posted By: Kate Philabaum | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Nov 07

November 27, 2018 - Giving Tuesday NWO

Giving Tuesday NWO November 27, 2018 SeaGate Food Bank 526 High St. Toledo, OH 43609 (419) 244-6996 Giving Tuesday is a worldwide day of giving the Tuesday after Thanksgiving. This year we have dedicated Giving Tuesday to our Project PJ campaign. ...

Posted By: Cheri Dennis | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Nov 07

Gallery Exhibit Heirlooms and Holiday Decor

Attachment to antiques can be powerful. Items passed down through family generations, evoke memories, even when their function or value is unknown. HeART Gallery explores these sentimental attachments with an exhibit on Nov. 15-16 titled ...

Posted By: Kate Philabaum | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Nov 07

“Blithe Spirit,” A Supernatural Comedy

Blithe Spirit, a supernatural comedy, tells the story of novelist Charles Condomine, who accidentally brings back the ghost of his first wife, Elvira, after hosting a seance with the local medium, Madame Arcati. Charles' second wife, Ruth, cannot ...

Posted By: Ellen Leonard | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Nov 07

EVAC Project: Experiencing Veterans & Artists Collaboration

The Wolfe Gallery at Maumee Valley Country Day School is featuring EVAC Project: Experiencing Veterans and Artists Collaboration an art project that brings veterans and artists together. The exhibition will run from November 13, 2018 to January 11, ...

Posted By: Melissa Kuhl | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Oct 18

Adam Levine named executive director and CEO of Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens

TOLEDO, Ohio – The Toledo Museum of Art (TMA) Deputy Director Dr. Adam Levine has been named the George W. and Kathleen I. Gibbs director and chief executive officer of the Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens located in Jacksonville, Florida. He ...

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Oct 18

Sunshine Boardwalk: Free Halloween fun!

It’s trick-or-treat for the whole community! Sunshine Communities hosts its annual Spooky Boardwalk from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 21 at its Maumee campus, 7223 Maumee Western Rd. Ghosts and goblins are welcome along Sunshine’s ...

Posted By: Robin Erb | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Oct 18

Toledo Symphony League to host winter fundraiser

Holiday cheers, music and elegance will be the theme of the evening at The Toledo Symphony League’s Symphony and Snowflakes. The Toledo Symphony League’s winter gala – Symphony and Snowflakes, will take place at the Toledo Club ...

Posted By: Emily Wagy | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Oct 18

Southview Band Mattress Sale

In the market for a new mattress? Come to Southview High School (7225 W. Sylvania Ave, Sylvania, OH) on 11/10 from 10AM - 5PM, and get your mattress from the Southview Band. Custom Fundraising Solutions carries brand name mattresses from Simmons, ...

Posted By: Diane Ley | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Oct 13

Sylvania Area Chamber of Commerce Presents “The 33rd Annual Sylvania Fall Festival” – Sunday, October 21, 2018

The Sylvania Area Chamber of Commerce Presents the 33rd Annual Sylvania Fall FestivalPresented by Cooper-Smith and Dave White Chevrolet on Sunday, October 21st from 10:00am-4:00pm in Historic Downtown Sylvania.This year’s event is will feature ...

Posted By: Michelle Sprott | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Oct 13

Athena 115: Annual Juried Exhibition of Athena Art Society

20 North Gallery presents Athena 115 Annual juried exhibit of art by members of the Athena Art Society Toledo, OH—October 2, 2018. 20 North Gallery presents Athena 115, an exhibition celebrating 115 years of the Athena Art Society. The juried ...

Posted By: Condessa Croninger | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Oct 13

Frogtown Storytelling Guild Presents Tellabration! 2018

The talents of the Frogtown Storytelling Guild will be featured in Tellabration! 2018, a spoken-word concert of “stories for grown-ups.” The concert will take place on November 9, 2018 at the Maumee Indoor Theater (601 Conant St, Maumee, ...

Posted By: Regina Patrick | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Oct 13

Maumee Valley Save-A-Pet’s Amazin’ Grazin’ Auction

Maumee Valley Save-A-Pet will host its Amazin’ Grazin’ auction fundraiser from 6-10 p.m. Friday, November 2, at the Pinnacle, 1772 Indian Wood Circle, Maumee. The event includes silent and live auctions with Mexican, Asian and ...

Posted By: June Remley | Category: Arts and Entertainment