Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

Date Event Description Time / Location

The Blitz

The Blitz is a new and wildly fun 2 mile obstacle course run for kids 9 to 17 along with their parents.  It will be the first obstacle course race aimed directly at kids in Northeast Ohio.  We want kids of all shapes, sizes and athletic ability to compete in The Blitz.  It will be a fun and challenging experience as kids make new friends while conquering 10 obstacles scattered throughout the 2 mile course that will challenge your kid's strength, fitness and determination.  They'll experience cargo nets, wall climbing, over/unders, mud slides and much more.  Run with friends and make a team, run with your parents or run on your own and make new blitz buddies... either way you will have a blast!  Each kid will win a Blitz t-shirt, a finishing medal and some swag.

Register at www.theblitz.events now as tickets are limited. Come and conquer The Blitz!

Locations and dates:

Saturday, May 16, 2015
Clay's Park
9:00am to 4:00pm
13190 Patterson St. NW
North Lawrence, OH  44666

Saturday, June 20, 2015
Cleveland Polo Field
9:00am to 4:00pm
3841 Chagrin River Road
Moreland Hills, OH 44022

Saturday, July 11, 2015
Boettler Park
9:00am to 4:00pm
City of Green
5330 Massillon Road
Canton, OH 44720

Saturday, Sept. 12, 2015
Camp Manatoc
9:00am to 4:00pm
1075 Truxell Road
Peninsula, OH  44264

INFO 9:00am - 4:00pm, Various

Cleveland Clinic Children's Presents Crocker Kids, a Northeast Ohio Parent Event

NEW for 2015!  
Cleveland Clinic Children's Presents Crocker Kids, a Northeast Ohio Parent Event

Once a month, from May through September, Cleveland's favorite shopping venue will be hosting fun, free, interactive activities for kids!  Crocker Kids will take place on the second Tuesday of each month from 11:00am-12:30pm.  Every month has a unique theme like "A Day in the Wild," "Frozen," and "Splash Time" - so come join us for a lively time the kids will be sure to enjoy!  Ideal for ages 2-9.

The first 250 pre-registered children in attendance at either of the first two events will receive a limited-edition Free Crocker Kids T-Shirt!

95.5 the FISH radio station will be on-site to add to the fun with giveaways, music and more.

Dates and Themes:
JULY 14:  Carnival
AUG. 11:  Water Bonanza
SEPT. 8:  Dance Party/Get Active!


Crocker Park
Crocker Park Blvd
Westlake, OH  44145

INFO 11:00am - 12:30pm, Crocker Park - Westlake, OH

The Great Geauga County Fair

Make plans now to attend The Great Geauga County Fair, Ohio’s oldest county fair, September 3rd thru 7th!

The Great Geauga County Fair features family friendly entertainment with over 10,000 exhibits on 151 acres!  Plus, free shows daily featuring circus incredible with Lyric Wallenda!  Also, rides, music, games, 3,000 farm animals and much more!

The Great Geauga County Fair, Labor Day weekend, September 3rd thru 7th.

For all the details, visit www.geaugafair.com.

Don’t miss Ohio's oldest and best county fair…The Great Geauga County Fair!

The Great Geauga County Fair
14373 N. Cheshire Street
Burton, OH  44021

INFO Fairgrounds Open 9:00am - Midnight, Geauga County Fairgrounds - Burton, OH

2015 Ohio Renaissance Festival

Thrill… Feast… Watch… Shop… Explore… Enjoy!

Forget your cares and step back in time to this 30-acre re-created 16th Century English village and enjoy over 400 years of fun in a single day!  The festival offers something for everyone featuring nearly 100 shows daily on 11 stages, over 135 unique arts and crafts shops, hearty food and drink, games of skill and human-powered rides to amuse all ages.

Over 150 costumed characters welcome you to the village!  Rub elbows with Royalty as you cheer your favorite knight to victory in the thrilling Full-armored Tournament Joust.  Welcoming you to a festive day in the village are dueling swordsmen, rowdy pirates, nobles, peasants, and daring jugglers.

The sprawling landscape is dotted with hundreds of unique shops in the Medieval Marketplace featuring many one-of-a-kind, hand-crafted items.  See time-honored crafts of glassblowing, stone carving, blacksmithing, leather tooling, boot making, and more demonstrated.

The air is filled with the scents and smells of the foods of the Renaissance period. Feast like Royalty on juicy, giant roasted turkey legs, fresh baked bread bowls overflowing with soups and stews, fish ‘n chips, steak-on-a-stake and succulent roasted corn on the cob.  There’s something for everyone’s taste buds!

Visitors of all ages will be amused by the games of skill and human-powered rides.  Try your hand at archery and see if you’re a modern-day Robin Hood, or climb the castle tower and rescue the lovely damsel in distress.

CLICK HERE to get 50% Off 4 Tickets to the 2015 Ohio Renaissance Festival.

Ohio Renaissance Festival
10542 East State Route 73
Waynesville, OH 45068
(513) 897-7000

INFO 10:30am - 6:00pm, Waynesville, OH

Acquire The Fire presents "Resilient. Bounce Back Stronger."

Acquire The Fire presents "Resilient. Bounce Back Stronger."  A History of life transformation and inspiration.  Now entering it's 25th year, Acquire The Fire has been attended by more than 3 million teenage students and 40,000 youth leaders, and with good reason.  Acquire The Fire inspires young people to experience real-life transformation through Jesus Christ and to pursue their destinies as his followers.  The intense 27-hour Acquire The Fire event provides an opportunity for young people to step back from the distractions of their daily lives to encounter the living God through anointed worship, powerful music, and Spirit-empowered preaching.

Got to www.acquirethefire.com.

Mt. Zion Oakwood Village
1 Mt. Zion Circle
Oakwood Village, OH  44146

INFO Various, Mt. Zion - Oakwood Village, OH

Alvin and The Chipmunks Live on Stage

Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products and Iconic Entertainment Studios bring you ALVIN AND THE CHIPMUNKS: LIVE ON STAGE!, a brand new, music filled interactive live show.  This fun filled show will take the stage, touring 50+ cities nationwide.  The world's most famous chipmunk trio – accompanied by the Chipettes – will delight fans of all ages with LIVE performances that will feature world-class production, music, special effects, and fun interactivity to encourage audience participation.

Based on the characters from the hit Twentieth Century Fox movies, the show will bring the music and excitement of a live rock concert to life as the Chipmunks perform hits by One Direction, Maroon 5, Christine Aguilera, Elvis Presley and more!  Join Alvin, Simon and Theodore as they sing and dance their way across America en route to their big charity concert.  From an "old school" breakdancing competition in Chicago, to a no-holds-barred food fight in New York City, and with the Chipettes along for the wild ride, Chipmunk fans from coast to coast will experience it all – LIVE on stage!

Produced by Iconic Entertainment Studios, the world-class team including Tony Award-winning Lion King costume designer Michael Curry, and the production team that won a Billboard Touring Creative Content award for its show Yo Gabba Gabba.

For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit, www.alvinlive.com.

1501 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH  44115
(216) 241-6000

INFO 6:00pm, PlayhouseSquare - Cleveland, OH

Third Annual Jesus Prom

We hope you will join us at Northside Christian Church for our third annual Jesus Prom on Friday, November 6th from 6:00pm - 9:30pm!  This is a FREE prom for special needs adults ages 16 and up.  It is going to be a night filled with fun, dancing, and Christ’s love.  The evening will include a banquet meal, professional pictures, karaoke, games and prizes, and, of course, dancing.

If you are interested in attending or volunteering please visit our website at www.northsideweb.org/jesusprom.  If you are a guest in need of a tux or dress (free) please sign up by October 14th, otherwise the deadline for guest sign up is Wednesday October 28th.  We hope to see you there!

Northside Christian Church
7615 Ridge Road
Wadsworth, OH  44281
(330) 336-4622

INFO 6:00pm - 9:30pm, Northside Christian Church - Wadsworth, OH