Press Releases - Events


Sep 29

Toledo Botanical Garden Fall Festival

Fall Festival Scarecrow Contest and Plant Sale Sunday October 11, noon - 4 pm Horse-drawn hayrides • Plants for sale • Art activities for kids • Live entertainment • Don’t miss all of the funny and amazing scarecrows ...

Posted By: melissa Shaner | Category: Events



Sep 27

Elaines Tea Room Presents Green Tea & Kimono

Elaine’s Tea Shop Presents: Japanese Fall Festival Tea Date: October 3rd (Saturday) City/State: Sylvania, Ohio Time: 1pm-3pm Website: http://www.thetealady.com Reservations: Please rsvp, walkins are limited. Hosted By: ...

Posted By: Kerry | Category: Events



Sep 24

Independent Advocates First Annual Independent Action Party

This Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Independent Advocates, a social-change organization providing comprehensive court advocacy to survivors of domestic violence as well as community education in domestic violence prevention is pleased to ...

Posted By: Rachel Richardson | Category: Events



Sep 24

Central Catholic Football & Wrestling Team Raffle

The Central Catholic High School Fighting Irish football and wrestling teams will present a raffle on Saturday, October 3 in the CCHS Sullivan Center beginning at 6:00 p.m. The evening includes a $3,000 grand prize drawing along with food, fun, ...

Posted By: Michele Jurek | Category: Events



Sep 24

The Butterfly House Monarch Release on September 26th

We would like to invite you to The Butterfly House this Saturday at 12:30 pm to witness the beginning of our Monarch Butterflies’ migration to Mexico. Come see hundreds of monarch butterflies as they are released into the world to begin their ...

Posted By: Christy Wheeler | Category: Events



Sep 22

Lourdes Night at Ciao!

This fall, friends and supporters of Lourdes College are invited to attend Lourdes Night at Ciao!, a dinner with President Robert C. Helmer, Ph.D., J.D. On Sunday, October 18, guests have the opportunity to enjoy fine Italian cuisine while raising ...

Posted By: Heather Hoffman | Category: Events



Sep 22

EPIC Rocks Fashion - this Saturday at Levis Commons

Epic Rocks Fashion Show at Levis Commons this Saturday night! Weather forecasted as warm and sunny – models forecast: hot and sexy! September 22, 2009 – PERRYSBURG - The EPIC Rocks Fashion Show will kick off its second annual event ...

Posted By: Cheryl Hardy | Category: Events



Sep 20

Carruth Studio Tour Planned

Prizm Creative Community a nonprofit for education, collaboration, and service in the arts is sponsoring a Studio Tour of successful local sculptor George Carruth in Waterville. Tour participants should meet at the Studio at 1178 Farnsworth Rd. in ...

Posted By: Annette Jensen | Category: Events



Sep 18

NUESTRO DINERO CARNIVALE (OUR MONEY)

Finance, Food and Family Fun! WHEN: Saturday, October 10, 2009 9:30 am - 2:30 pm (Registration begins at 8:30 am) WHERE: Mayores Senior Center 2 Aurora L. Gonzales Drive Toledo, OH WHAT: Make learning how to take care ...

Posted By: Jessica Ford | Category: Events



Sep 17

Green Economy Listening Tour

WHEN: Thursday, October 1, 2009 at 5:30 pm WHERE: Toledo-Lucas County Main Public Library, 325 North Michigan Street, Toledo WHAT: Treasurer Boyce is committed to Economic Development, making investments that are sound for today's and tomorrow's ...

Posted By: Jessica Ford | Category: Events



Sep 17

Family Fun Day in Memory of Danielle & Emily Gerwin

This is the Second Annual Family Fun Day. October 11,2009. To Celebrate Life And National Children's Day. We wanted a day to bring families closer together. We raise money to send a little boy and a little girl thru pre-school @ Bear Cub Academy. In ...

Posted By: Lisa Hiser | Category: Events



Sep 15

All Hallows Eve Masquerade Ball

Public Invitation to: ALL HALLOWS EVE MASQUERADE BALL (Must be 18 years of age to enter) Sponsored by Northern Spirits and The Collingwood Arts Center October 30th at 9:00 ...

Posted By: Rick | Category: Events



Sep 15

One! Singular Sensation for the Valentine Gala

Toledo, OH (September 14, 2009) – It's the song that will never go away – the one you sing over and over, hum in the car or tap with your toes. The sensation can strike anyone at any time. Ever found yourself whistling "The ...

Posted By: Karen Baker | Category: Events



Sep 10

Ronald McDonald House Charities ocTABerfest and Car Show

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Northwest Ohio is proud to announce their annual ocTABer Fest will be held on Saturday, October 10, 2009, from 10am-2:00pm. The event will be held at the Home Depot parking lot located behind the McDonald’s ...

Posted By: Julie Kurtz | Category: Events



Sep 09

Library celebrates 100 years of Toledo's Jazz Great Tatum

The Toledo-Lucas County Public Library is proud to present a celebration to honor 100 years of Toledo’s own jazz great Art Tatum, scheduled from 7-11 p.m. on Saturday, October 10 at Main Library, 325 Michigan St. The event will feature noted ...

Posted By: Rhonda B. Sewell | Category: Events



Sep 09

NAMI Walks for the Mind of America

The National Alliance of the Mentally (NAMI) Ill of Greater Toledo is hosting its annual NAMI Walks for the Mind of America event on Saturday, October 10, 2009, at the Franciscan Center at Lourdes College. Registration will begin at 9:00 a.m. and ...

Posted By: Mary Jo Bellner Swartzberg | Category: Events



Sep 08

Ryan Herzig Memorial Poker Run & Motorcycle Ride

RYAN WAS A MEMBER OF THE TOLEDO OHIO AIR NATIONAL GUARD WHO DIED OF BRAIN CANCER IN NOVEMBER OF 2007 AT THE TOO YOUNG AGE OF 29. WE WANT TO CARRY ON RYAN’S MEMORY AND CELEBRATE HIS BRAVE BATTLE BY RAISING MONEY IN HIS NAME TO BENEFIT A YOUNG ...

Posted By: Shonna | Category: Events



Sep 03

September Fest at The Elizabeth Scott Community!

The Elizabeth Scott Community of Maumee invites you to its September Fest on Saturday, September 12 from Noon –5:00 p.m. on its campus, 2720 Albon Rd. in Maumee just west of I-475 between Salisbury Road and Airport Highway. The family owned ...

Posted By: Matt | Category: Events



Sep 03

Beast of a Garage Sale to benefit Nature's Nursery

Nature’s Nursery will host its 2nd Annual “Beast of a Garage Sale” Sept. 24-26 at the Lucas County Fairgrounds on Key Street in Maumee. Donated items are tax-deductible and may be dropped off Sept. 21 and 22 from 10 am to 7 pm, ...

Posted By: Paula Massey | Category: Events



Sep 02

Register Now - 16th Annual Susan G. Koman Race for the Cure

Register now for the 16th Annual Susan G. Komen Northwest Ohio Race for the Cure® that will take place on Sunday, September 27, 2009, in downtown Toledo. The 5k run/walk ends with a celebration and ceremony at Fifth Third Field. This year the ...

Posted By: Mary C. Skeldon | Category: Events



Sep 02

St. Andrew’s Hosts Pork Chop Feast to Benefit Outreach

St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church hosts a Pork Chop Feast and jewelry sale to benefit the parish’s community outreach programs. Chops are cooked over charcoal and catered by Grandma’s Backyard BBQ, Port Clinton. The public is welcome. ...

Posted By: Ellen Critchley | Category: Events



Aug 31

American Cancer Society 5th Annual Cattle Baron’s Ball

An Ace-High Event for a Powerful Cause Last year, the American Cancer Society received over $2 million in donations from our community. These monies provide much needed services and educational programs that are vital to cancer patients and their ...

Posted By: Patrick Giammarco | Category: Events



Aug 30

Toledo Mom Walks to Fight Deadly Genetic Kidney Disease

Join us for the 4th Annual Toledo Walk for PKD (Polycystic Kidney Disease) on Saturday, September 19th at Stone Oak Country Club in Holland, OH. Rgistration: 9:00 am Penny Kids Dash: 9:30 am Walk Start: 10:00 am No registration fee. Go to ...

Posted By: Marlene Schmitt | Category: Events



Aug 30

Red, White & Duel

The Auxiliary of The Toledo Hospital & Toledo Children's Hospital fundraising event held 6:00 p.m. Saturday, February 6, 2010 at the Center for Fine Performing Arts Owens Community College, 30335 Oregon Road, Perrysburg, Ohio. For tickets ...

Posted By: Sharon Cox | Category: Events



Aug 26

Gracie Simmons Memorial Concert

Country rocker Hunter Brucks performs at The Gracie Simmons Memorial Concert set for 7 p.m. Sept. 17, 2009 at the La-Z-Boy Center Meyer Theater. The theater is located on the Monroe County Community College campus, 1555 S. Raisinville Road, Monroe, ...

Posted By: Dennis Oblander | Category: Events



Aug 25

Bagnificent! Purse Auction & Girls' Night Out

Bagnificent! Purse Auction & Girls' Night Out '09 will be held on September 17th at 6:30pm in the beautiful Secor Gallery. Guaranteed to be the hautest handbag event of the year, Bagnificent! features bags from around the world. From Italian ...

Posted By: Lindsay Williams | Category: Events



Aug 21

Toledo Antique & Classic Boat Show

On Saturday August 22, 2009 in conjunction with the S.S. Willis B. Boyer Museum Ship and Ramsey Brothers Restorations the third annual Toledo Antique & Classic Boat Show will take place at the Toledo Maritime Center, 1701 Front Street, Toledo, Ohio ...

Posted By: Scott Ramsey | Category: Events



Aug 17

44th German-American Festival Set for End of August

The German-American Festival (GAF), the Toledo area’s oldest, largest and greatest ethnic festival returns to its familiar Oregon grounds for three days the weekend of Friday, August 28th through Sunday the 30th. As always, authentic German ...

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Aug 14

Experience Bavarian Culture at Gaufest

Toledo, OH … August 13, 2009 –Toledoans will have a rare opportunity this weekend to experience authentic Bavarian culture firsthand, with the opening of Gaufest, a 4-day cultural convention and celebration of traditional Bavarian and ...

Posted By: Andrew Beevis | Category: Events



Aug 13

EPIC Rocks Fashion Announces Retailers and Models

PERRYSBURG - The EPIC Rocks Fashion Show is proud to announce the line up of the featured retailers from Northwest Ohio that will contribute the “couture” for the evenings’ events. The retailers will be showing off over 100 ...

Posted By: Wyla Brown | Category: Events