This Weekend in CLE: Cleveland Marathon, International Tattoo, Asian Fest
This weekend, tie up those laces and come downtown to see the running of the Cleveland Marathon. Cheer on the runners as they run their full/half marathon, or 5/10 k runs. If running isn’t your thing, this Saturday also marks the 28th Annual Cleveland International Tattoo where you can enjoy a spectacular demonstration of military drill, music and dance. After that, head over to Asia Town on Payne Avenue for the annual Cleveland Asian Festival. Featuring authentic Asian food, merchandise and performing arts, this is sure to be one cultural experience you don’t want to miss.
You can always visit our event calendar for more events at: www.positivelycleveland.com/play/events.
Rite Aid Cleveland Marathon – Downtown Cleveland
This weekend, lace up those shoes and head downtown for the 36th annual Rite Aid Cleveland Marathon. Featuring one of the flattest and fastest courses in the country, the Cleveland Marathon is definitely an exciting race to the finish. Cheer on the runners as they cross the finish line of their full/half marathon or 10K/5K event. For more information, call 800.467.3826 or visit www.clevelandmarathon.com.
Cleveland International Tattoo – Galleria at Erieview, Downtown Cleveland
One of the top four Tattoo events in North America, the Cleveland International Tattoo is sure to be an entertaining and inspiring event for the whole family. Held at the Galleria at Erieview in Downtown Cleveland this Saturday, the Tattoo features spectacular demonstrations of military drill, music, and dance. This exciting show includes performances by US Military bands, Emerald Society Pipe Band, Irish Dancers and more. For tickets and information, call 877.212.8916 or visit www.tattoocleveland.com.
Cleveland Asian Festival – Asia Town, Cleveland
All weekend long, experience Asian culture in Cleveland. The Cleveland Asian Festival, taking place in Asia Town on Payne Avenue, features authentic Asian food, merchandise and performing arts. This year, enjoy a special performance by NBC’s “The Voice” finalist, Cheesa. For tickets and information, call 216.539.4634 or visit clevelandasianfestival.org/2013.
Also up this weekend in CLE:
Free Weekend at MOCA – May 17-19
Opening Weekend at All Pro Freight Stadium – May 17-19
Cleveland Indians vs. Seattle Mariners – May 17-20
Hessler Street Fair - May 18-19
For more information, visit Positively Cleveland’s website at www.positivelycleveland.com.
– Submitted by Chris Moore