Press Releases - Arts and Entertainment


Sep 06

El Corazon de Mexico Ballet Folklorico to perform at Lourdes

Lourdes University is delighted to present a special performance by El Corazon de Mexico Ballet Folklorico on Wednesday, October 24 at the Franciscan Center, 6832 Convent Blvd. in Sylvania. A reception is offered at 6 p.m. followed by a Theatre ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Sep 06

4th Annual Great Lakes Jazz Festival

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Hugh Ross (The H-Factor) https://greatlakesjazzfestival.net/ greatlakesjazzfestival@gmail.com 419-309-2401 4th Annual Great Lakes Jazz Festival & After Party Concert H-Factor Jazz Show presents... 4th Annual Great Lakes ...

Posted By: Hugh Ross | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Aug 31

The Toledo Zoo is the Place to Host Holiday Parties

TOLEDO, Ohio-- Don’t let the planning of holiday parties and get-togethers drive you wild, let the Zoo help you celebrate the season in wild style! Whether you are planning an office party, family dinner, client appreciation event or simply a ...

Posted By: Shayla Moriarty | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Aug 29

Bach and Beer with cellist Steuart Pincombe comes to Toledo

On Monday, September 24th at 7:00pm internationally-recognized cellist Steuart Pincombe will bring together two of the finer things in life: Bach and Beer. Black Cloister Brewing in Toledo will open their doors for this special event, happening one ...

Posted By: Michelle Pincombe | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Aug 22

Glass City Record Show 8/26/18

Vinyl Records - buy - sell - trade! Albums, 45s, CDs, tapes, 33s, 45s, 78s, T-shirts, posters and all kinds of music memorabilia. Knights of Columbus Hall, 4256 Secor Road in Toledo, 10-4 pm. Adm. $1. Information 419-450-6255.Press Release ...

Posted By: REBECCA LOCKE-GAGNON | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Aug 17

Lost Arts at the Walker Tavern Farm Market

Celebrate the "Lost Arts" of the 19th Century at the Walker Tavern Farmers Market. Spinners, weavers, and quilters demonstrate their craft at the Sunday, August 26 market. This summer also marks the 10th anniversary of the Walker Tavern Farmers ...

Posted By: Laurie Bolak | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Aug 17

The Untitled Improv Show - Ottawa Tavern - 8/19 at 7PM

The Untitled Improv Show is back, and we're hosting a special show to raise funds for FilmToledo, NW Ohio's newest regional non-profit film commission. Come on out to the Ottawa Tavern for a night of spontaneous comedy, raffles and prizes, and ...

Posted By: Michael DeSanto | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Aug 03

Perrysburg Musical Theater Company Auditions for Parade

PMT ANNOUNCES AUDTIONS FOR PARADE (Perrysburg, OH) Perrysburg Musical Theatre Company (PMT) will hold auditions for its production of the Broadway musical “Parade” 7-9 p.m. Wednesday, August 22nd and Thursday, August 23rd. Auditions are ...

Posted By: Elizabeth Johnston | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jul 25

THD Motor Night - Car, Truck & Bike Show

Cruise on over the third Thursday of August and show off your favorite Car, Truck or Bike. Food will be available for purchase from Rodney's Coast 2 Coast Cuisine, plus Music, Door Prizes and a 50/50 raffle to benefit the Nation of Patriots Tour ...

Posted By: Brittinee Huntley | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jul 23

Emerging artists exhibit

20 North Gallery presents emerging artists exhibit, ARToledo 2018: Chrysalis Oil, acrylic and digital painting by three local artists in juried exhibition Toledo, OH—July 20, 2018. 20 North Gallery presents ARToledo 2018: Chrysalis, an ...

Posted By: Condessa M Croninger | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jul 23

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

Toledo Federation of Art Societies presents free Open House on July 28 TFAS100 Mid-Summer Evening “DO” at 20 North Gallery in downtown Toledo Toledo, OH—July 20, 2018. As a member group of the Toledo Federation of Art Societies ...

Posted By: Condessa Croninger | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jul 23

The Paul Todd and Paul Todd, Jr. Summer Concert Series

Father and son musical duo, Paul Todd and Paul Todd Jr., will be entertaining audiences at St. Patrick of Heatherdowns as part of their summer concert tour on July 24. The Todds "entertain, inspire and bring virtuosity" to their shows as they ...

Posted By: Brian K Grinonneau | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jul 19

Celebrating Dr. Seuss July 20 & 21 at Sauder Village

Archbold, OH – Sauder Village will host a new Dr. Seuss Weekend on Friday and Saturday, July 20 and 21 as part of the 2018 Author Days event. With a variety of hands-on activities, special demonstrations and free admission for anyone dressed ...

Posted By: Kim Krieger | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jul 08

Sculptor Carruth Creates Exclusive Piece for Packo’s

Renowned local sculptor George Carruth has created a new work exclusively for Toledo’s most famous eatery, Tony Packo’s®. Now available for sale, the piece can be found in the five Packo’s restaurant locations around the ...

Posted By: Karen Meek | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 21

Dreamscapes, Small Town Americana, Art Opening-Art Shumaker

FREE Father's Day Event: “Dreamscapes, Small Town Americana, paintings of Art Shumaker” opens with a reception on Father's Day, Sunday, June 17th from 1-3 p.m at the Way Public Library Gallery, 101 E. Indiana Ave., in Perrysburg. ...

Posted By: Annette Jensen | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 21

Dog Days of Summer Adoption Event

The Toledo Area Humane Society is gearing up for a BIG pet adoption day at The Shops at Fallen Timbers! Stop by and meet some of our adoptable dogs and puppies that will be on site and ready to go home. Multiple pet related vendors will also be ...

Posted By: Sara Eiden | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 21

Lightning Lockers Announces New Stock Program

Toledo, OH—June 13, 2018 —Lightning Lockers, LLC proudly announced the immediate availability of metal lockers for school, personal and industrial use in both grey and tan. According to the company, many customers were requesting stock ...

Posted By: Olivia Tylor | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 21

Birthplace of Inventions

Wednesday, June 20 Cost: $99 for members; $114 for nonmembers Bus departs from Lourdes University parking lot M at 8 a.m.; returns around 6:30 p.m. Buffet lunch is included Thomas Alva Edison was one of America’s most famous inventors. The ...

Posted By: Pablo Vinuesa Berchetti | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 21

School and Industry Collaboration Garners Awards at Gibsonburg Sculpture in the Village

TOLEDO, OH – Sculptures created by Toledo School for the Arts students were among the winners this past weekend at Sculpture in the Village in Gibsonburg, OH. TSA students Zach Garn, Shane Hackett, Treyvon Johnson, and Olivia Parr created ...

Posted By: David Saygers | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 07

Reminder: First Three City Pools Open Saturday

Toledo Mayor Wade Kapszukiewicz on June 1 announced an accelerated schedule for opening the city’s public pools and splash pad. The first three of the six Toledo pools -- Pickford, Wilson, and Jamie Farr -- open this Saturday, June 9. Pool ...

Posted By: Ignazio Messina | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 07

The Arts Commission Announces Finalists for Close Park Public Art Commission

The Arts Commission’s Art in Public Places Program is commissioning a work of public art, engaging play as a theme for Close Park in West Toledo. Nestled in a densely populated neighborhood, the park is adjacent to Blessed Sacrament Parrish, ...

Posted By: Nathan Mattimoe | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 07

Island Green Week 2018

Event Coordinators, Description of Event, & Sponsors This week-long celebration, Island Green Week, 2018, will run from August 4 to August 11. The Lake Erie Islands Nature & Wildlife Center, Lake Erie Islands Conservancy, OSU’s ...

Posted By: Jackie Taylor | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 07

Walk-In Workshops & Camp for Kids

Bead Summer Camp for Kids & Teens Find your jewelry-making inspiration here. Learn Introductory to Basic Beading. Options: Summer bracelets, Learn to wire wrap and link onto beads. Fee: $30 ea. day includes materials Ages 6-14 Time 11am-1pm ...

Posted By: Ann Tristan | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 07

America's Premier Pink Floyd Show Comes to Toledo

Run Like Hell—America's premier Pink Floyd show is coming to the Ohio Theater of Toledo for one performance on Monday, June 18th. Experience the sights and sounds of one of the most influential bands of all time. Tickets available at the door ...

Posted By: Todd Berntson | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 07

Live! with Kristin Gramza

Saturday, June 16th, 4pm - 6pm Enjoy the musical styling of Kristin Gramza, Maumee native, while you stroll the lake district. Kristin will be performing in the amphitheater, near the pond and restaurants! This is a free and open to the public ...

Posted By: Sara Eiden | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 07

Local Wedding Professional Publishes Wedding Planning Book

Local wedding professional Jason J. Kelley and his daughter Mikiyah Jo have published a new book to help brides and grooms with their wedding planning process. Title - 101 Wedding Planning Tips: To save you time, stress, and money! Available on ...

Posted By: Jason J. Kelley | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 03

Summer Camps for Boys and Girls

Summer Camps Princess Camp (girls) June 18th, 19th, & 20th 9am- noon -ages 4 yrs- entering 4th grade - cost $90 all 3 days or $35 a day Gymnastics Camp (girls) June 20th & 25th 1:15 pm- 4:15 pm June 27th 12:30 pm- 3:30 pm ...

Posted By: Jaime Ebersole | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 03

Natalie Grant Concert at Crossroads Community Church

Seven-time Grammy nominated Natalie Grant, who is known for her powerful and soaring vocals, heart-gripping lyrics and passionate performances will be performing to benefit The Victory Center in Toledo, Ohio. Local group Heart to Heart will be the ...

Posted By: Moriah Conner MD | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 03

Eddie & the Edsels - 50's and 60's Rock 'n Roll Show

All Toledo Area High School Class Reunion They're back! Eddie & the Edsels, the hardest working "oldies" band in northeastern Ohio is back for the “All Toledo Area High School’s Class Reunion” on Saturday, August 18, 2018 for ...

Posted By: Ron Thompson | Category: Arts and Entertainment



May 29

Debut Poetry Book by Former Toledoan, Nathan Elias

GLASS CITY BLUES: POEMS by NATHAN ELIAS Currently Available for Pre-Sale Release Date: September 14, 2018 Nathan Elias is the author of the novelette A Myriad of Roads That Lead to Here. He grew up in Toledo, Ohio, and moved to Los Angeles, ...

Posted By: Nathan Elias | Category: Arts and Entertainment