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Most beautiful spots in Cleveland, OH in the fall

Brandywine Falls

With the onset of fall and leaves turn into a riot of colors, many of Cleveland’s well-loved attractions look even better than they already do. Here are the most beautiful spots in Cleveland, Ohio in the fall: North Chagrin Reservation Nature trails, wildlife sanctuaries, historical sites, and more can be found in North Chagrin Reservation…. Read More

5 must-try foods in Cleveland, OH

Pierogi

Cleveland, Ohio is home to a diverse assortment of delicacies from all over the world. If you’re on a mission to satisfy your taste buds, then this city has you covered. From Polish sandwiches to Italian pastries, here are 5 must-try food finds in Cleveland, Ohio: Polish boy This scrumptious Cleveland original is Ohio’s answer… Read More

Delicious O’s of Ohio: Where you can get the best donuts in Cleveland

Coffee cup and colorful donuts on wooden blue background. Top View

There’s no better way to start your day than with some freshly made donuts alongside a piping hot cup of brewed coffee. Want to check out some of the finest donut places around Cleveland? Here are several spots for you to visit: Brewnuts Since hitting Cleveland’s donut scene in 2013, Brewnuts has become a favorite… Read More

The wonderful beaches and parks along Lake Erie in Cleveland, OH

Beaches in Cleveland

Nestled on the International Boundary between the US and Canada, Lake Erie is the fourth-largest out of the five Great Lakes, with a surface area of more than 9,900 square miles. It extends into Ohio, New York, Pennsylvania, Michigan, and the Canadian province of Ontario. If you’re planning to visit beaches along Lake Erie, Ohio… Read More

The best waterfall hiking destinations near Cleveland

Brandywine Falls in Cuyahoga Valley National Park in central Ohio near Cleveland in the late summer of 2009

Looking for a fun activity to enjoy this weekend? Why not go on an unforgettable outdoor adventure by visiting some of the many waterfalls located near Cleveland? Let all the stress of the workweek melt away by escaping the city and heading to some of these enchanting wooded areas, scenic hiking trails, and serene parks…. Read More

Mark your calendars for the Cain Park Arts Festival 2019

Ready for one of the most anticipated events in Cleveland Heights? The Cain Park Arts Festival is a three-day outdoor celebration of art featuring more than 150 juried artists and crafters. The festival is designed to showcase the work of talented artists from across the country. This year’s festival will be held on July 12… Read More

The 2019 Chagrin Hunter Jumper Classic

Chagrin Hunter Jumper Classic

A longtime summer tradition in Northeast Ohio, the Chagrin Hunter Jumper Classic invites visitors to the scenic Cleveland Metroparks Polo Field in Moreland Hills to witness the finest horses and their professional riders compete with some the best equestrians in the region. Get to see riders of all ages and skill levels compete as the… Read More

These Cleveland, OH Activities Spell Summer Fun

Everyone looks forward to summer in Cleveland and Northeast Ohio. Schools are out for kids and there’s simply plenty of time to pursue hobbies or bond with your loved ones. Check out the activities below to help you plan a fun and memorable summer. Visit the animals of the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo. Take the kids… Read More

Fishing in Cuyahoga Valley

Fishing in Cuyahoga Valley

Cuyahoga Valley is a great place if you are an avid angler or you simply want to dip your toes and try out the activity. Aside from the rushing Cuyahoga River, you can take your pick among the numerous fishing ponds scattered throughout the national park. Before you pack your gear and go, here is… Read More

Enjoy Blossom Time 2019 in Chagrin Falls

Memorial weekend is nigh, and that means it’s almost time for one of the most highly anticipated events in Chagrin Falls. Blossom Time is almost upon us. Let’s take a look at the upcoming Blossom Time 2019 and all the weekend’s festivities. Day 1: May 23, 2019 (Thursday) Blossom Time 2019 will kick off when… Read More

Made in Cleveland: Must-try local beers

Made in Cleveland: Must-try local beers

Over the years, Cleveland has established itself as a must-visit destination for beer lovers. Breweries and pubs have sprung up across the city, giving aficionados (and those new to the taste) easy access to great local brews. Here are some of our favorites. Midwest Red IPA by Masthead Brewing Company Masthead Brewing Company is renowned… Read More

Where to get the best brunch in Northern Ohio

Table with foods

Enjoying your breakfast at a leisurely pace on a weekday is next to impossible, especially if you are facing a mountain of work that day. On that note, breakfasts on weekends deserve a bit more fanfare, don’t you think? To celebrate coveted weekends, let us all treat ourselves to brunch at some of the best… Read More

Explore the Nature Center at Shaker Lakes

Forest adventure

Located in Shaker Heights, Ohio, the Nature Center at Shaker Lakes is a nonprofit organization that aims to conserve the natural environment, promote environmental stewardship, and inspire and educate visitors about nature. The center was founded in 1966 and was created through the cooperation and efforts of volunteers to prevent the Shaker Parklands from being… Read More

Romantic Valentine’s Day date ideas in and around Cleveland, Ohio

If you’re looking to make this year’s Valentine’s Day extra special, Cleveland and Northeast Ohio is home to plenty of incredible romantic destinations. With February 14 just around the corner, here are some great V-Day spots for you to check out: The Lakehouse Inn Located in Geneva, Ohio, The Lakehouse Inn is a boutique hotel… Read More

Explore Cleveland’s Fantastic East Fourth Street

Euclid Avenue and East Fourth Street make up the present-day neighborhood of East Fourth Street

Located in vibrant Downtown Cleveland, East Fourth Street is a famed shopping and dining destination that will keep you occupied and entertained till late at night. A storied past East Fourth Street first came to prominence at the turn of the 20th century as Cleveland’s premier theater district, with renowned institutions as the Euclid Avenue… Read More

What to Do in Cleveland This January

Cleveland Playhouse Square brings you world-class productions this January

Cleveland ushers in the New Year with these colorful events. From kids’ rides and murder mysteries to art exhibits and beer festivals, the city offers something to catch anyone’s attention. Click here for more information about this wonderful city! Georgia O’Keefe: Living Modern Ongoing Cleveland Museum of Art 11150 East Boulevard Come to the Cleveland… Read More

Must-visit museums in Cleveland for art lovers

The Cleveland Museum of Art and trees reflected in Wade Lagoon, Cleveland Ohio

Cleveland has always been a city that embraces culture, and this is very evident in its vibrant arts scene. The city is home to an assortment of venues perfect for art lovers, featuring works by aspiring artists to world-famous artists alike. Here are some of the best Cleveland art museums you should check out: The… Read More

Unique date night ideas in Cleveland

Downtown Cleveland Ohio glows in early evening from a vantage point on the near west side

Want to try something new for your next date night? In case you’re tired of the usual dinner-and-a-movie sequence, here are a few unique Cleveland date ideas you may want to consider: Bowling, bocce, and delicious Italian-American cuisine Electrify your evening by playing a game of bocce or bowling at Pinstripes, one of the newest… Read More

Take a Stroll in the Five Most Walkable Neighborhoods in Cleveland

Downtown Bedford

Over the past several years, the city of Cleveland and its surrounding neighborhoods have slowly transitioned into a more pedestrian-friendly environment, making it easier to go from place to place even without a car. Yet even with a reliable public transit system, owning a car is still a necessity due to the weather as well… Read More

Fall in Cleveland: Kid-friendly activities and events your family shouldn’t miss

Cleveland, Ohio, USA

Fall has finally arrived in Cleveland. As the foliage turns to signature autumn colors, you’ll find a variety of events and activities you can only enjoy in Northeast Ohio at this time of the year. Make this season an unforgettable one by checking out the following fall activities and events in the area. Visit Cedar… Read More

Where to find independent bookstores in Cleveland

young asian man student boy checking out used books

With big-box stores, online services, and e-readers, one would think independent bookstores across the country are now on the ropes. In Cleveland, OH however, many independent bookstores are thriving, with shelves stocked deep with treasures. Some stores are known for filling a niche, like stocking zines or obscure fantasy titles, while others are more popular… Read More

All you need to know about Cleveland’s “Wine Spot”

Are you running dry on your favorite wines and beer? Skip your usual stores. There is one spot in Cleveland Heights that I highly recommend. It has everything you need, and possibly even more. Continue reading to learn more about this much-raved-about establishment. Replenish your stocks at The Wine Spot Tucked in the neighborhood of… Read More

The Best Hiking Trails in Moreland Hills

Moreland Hills’ leafy environment is a great playground for outdoor enthusiasts, especially those who love to hike. Here are some trails in and around Moreland Hills that you should definitely explore. Upper Pond Trail Relatively short and beginner-friendly, the Upper Pond trail stretches to only 0.1 square miles and can be accessed from Chagrin River… Read More

Top Cleveland Bars for the City’s Best Brews and Spirits

Cleveland’s night life scene is dominated by a melting pot of bars, from unassuming taverns to upscale bars frequented by the city’s most stylish crowd. Here are the best bars in Cleveland if you’re looking for some of the best drinks in the city. You’ll paint the town red in no time at all. Bar… Read More

Get to know the Chagrin Valley Little Theatre

When it comes to the performing arts in Northern Ohio, one of the most recognizable names is the Chagrin Valley Little Theatre (CVLT). Located along River Street in Chagrin Falls, it features a 262-seat auditorium, a pair of group dressing rooms, and a small shop for show memorabilia and other keepsakes. The building has a… Read More

Cleveland’s Best Coffee Houses

Coffee Houses Cleveland

One of the best ways to start your day is with a nice cup of joe. Luckily for Cleveland residents, there’s a wide selection of coffee shops located around the city. Here are six of my favorite coffee shops in Cleveland. Rising Star Coffee Roasters Located all over Cleveland A local coffee chain, you can… Read More

Best park and nature attractions in Chagrin Falls

Green spaces are plentiful in Chagrin Falls. Here are some of the best parks and recreation areas in and around town. Bell Street Park A pocket park located along Bell Street and Main, Bell Street Park is comparatively smaller than other parks in Chagrin Falls, but it’s got nice, unobstructed views of the upper Chagrin… Read More

Community Feature: What to do in Bainbridge, Ohio

Bainbridge is widely considered as one of the best places to live in Geauga County. Let’s take a look at some of the popular activities you can enjoy in this family-friendly community. Play a tee time with your golf buddies. When you live in Bainbridge, you’re minutes away from some of the finest greens in… Read More

Best Spots to Ski and Snowboard near Cleveland, OH

Best spots to ski and snowboard near Cleveland

Winter sports enthusiasts usually head to the mountains of Colorado to ski and snowboard. But what if I tell you that you don’t need to make the long journey to experience some thrilling winter activities? Check out these slopes near Cleveland the next time you feel the urge for some winter sports. Mad River Mountain… Read More

Free Things to do with kids in Cleveland, OH

Cleveland and the rest of Northeast Ohio are never short of fun, free things to do for the whole family. Today, we’ll take a look at some of Cleveland’s best free attractions for kids and adults alike. 1. Cleveland Museum of Art 11150 East Boulevard Art isn’t just for adults– it can be for kids… Read More

Ohio Destinations you should see at least once

Ohio is packed with must-see destinations, from sprawling national forests and state parks to historic towns and modern cities. Here are five destinations I highly recommend for you to visit and experience at least once in your life. 1. Lake Erie The fourth largest among the country’s Great Lakes, Lake Erie is a haven for… Read More

Cleveland Fall Activities to Keep the Whole Family Fit

Some people say that fall is best enjoyed outdoors. I wholeheartedly agree! The following family-friendly activities will let you experience the best of Cleveland and northeast Ohio during this colorful season. 1. Go on a day trip to Cuyahoga River The lush wilderness that surrounds Cuyahoga River turns into a blaze of gold, red, and… Read More

Great Outdoor Destinations and Events in Cleveland

Cleveland is a wonderful place to call home. It offers fantastic employment opportunities, tons of urban amenities and a diverse culture that’s reflected in the metro’s many facets. On top of all these, Cleveland offers something that can’t be found in most other bustling cosmopolitans – the great, unspoiled outdoors waiting just minutes away from… Read More

The Most Romantic Places in Cleveland

Cleveland is for lovers, perfect for dates and dreamy getaways all year round. You and your significant other will definitely feel the love when you visit the following most romantic places in the city. 1. Lake Erie They say nothing can equal nature’s bounty, and locals will definitely say that nothing can compare to Lake… Read More

Take a historical tour of Cleveland

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Cleveland is a city steeped in history, with various cultures coming together to help create its fascinating identity. To better understand the city, Cleveland’s Center for Public History + Digital Humanities has created Cleveland Historical, a free mobile app featuring virtual historical tours of the city. Each tour is focused on a specific era and… Read More

5 Must-try Restaurants in Cleveland

Citizen Pie in Cleveland Ohio

If you’re looking for some of the finest dining venues in Cleveland, here are five restaurants you should definitely visit: Alley Cat Oyster Bar 1056 Old River, Rd, Cleveland 216-574-9999 AlleyCatOysterBar.com Owned by esteemed restaurateur Zack Bruell, Alley Cat Oyster Bar is an award-winning waterfront oyster bar offering a terrific seafood-focused menu featuring oysters, lobster,… Read More

Shopping in Cleveland

Shopping in Cleveland

Cleveland is home to a diverse array of shopping malls, local shops, and one-of-a-kind art stores and antique shops, making it a paradise for shoppers. With such a huge variety of shopping venues to choose from, it can be difficult to figure out where to start, so here are some of the city’s must-visit shopping… Read More

Christmas Events in Cleveland

Wonderful lighting in Cleveland Botanical Garden

If you’re searching for fun events that can add more holiday cheer to your Christmas season, we’ve rounded up some family-friendly events and activities for you to check out. Here are several Christmas events happening in Cleveland this year: Glow at Cleveland Botanical Garden Photo courtesy of Cleveland Botanical Garden Select evenings from Nov 25… Read More

7 Reasons to Love Chagrin Falls, OH

Popcorn Shop Chagrin Falls

Chagrin Falls is a village in the northeastern quarter of Ohio, located approximately 40 minutes east of Cleveland. This community has a lot to offer, including a low crime rate, great schools, a rich history, and a friendly, small town community feeling. Read on to learn more about why Chagrin Falls is so great! #1…. Read More

Chagrin Falls, OH’s Art and Culture Scene

Chagrin Falls has a vibrant arts and culture scene that proudly reflects the town’s rich history and heritage. Music, artwork, live performances and film are all integrated into the community’s lifestyle, thanks in part to the many artists, writers, and art and culture lovers who have made Chagrin Falls their home. Here are some of… Read More

Things to do in Cleveland, OH

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

One of the major urban centers in the country, there is never a dull moment in Cleveland. If you ever find yourself without any idea of what to do in the city, consult this list and prepare for a Cleveland adventure. 1. Rock out at The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame – A mecca… Read More

Shopping in Chagrin Falls, OH

Women shopping in Chagrin Falls

Chagrin Falls residents who love shopping can enjoy visiting many great local shopping centers in the area, as well as several shopping venues located a few minutes away. These family-friendly shopping destinations feature a great selection of specialty stores, fashion brands, antique shops, cafés and restaurants, and more. In case you’re planning your next shopping… Read More

Private Golf Clubs in Metro Cleveland

Private Golf Courses

Many of the most desirable communities in the country offer access to a championship-level golf course, and Metro Cleveland suburbs are no exception. In the exclusive villages and townships on the outskirts of Cleveland, golf is a favorite activity, along with equestrian and polo. Set amid some of the most beautiful scenery the Midwest has… Read More

Looking Forward to an Ohio Summer: A Calendar of Things to Do

Dog with green bow tie

Ohioans love to celebrate just about everything – from fruits and vegetables to rock-and-roll to pro football. With a fun-loving culture infused with influences and traditions from all over the world, Ohioans gather and party like no one else can. Summer is a busy festival season all over the Buckeye State, as locals and visitors… Read More

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