Boos and Brews Weekend in CLE
Ghosts, goblins and Great Lakes Brewing Company beer. Sounds like Halloween in Cleveland. Celebrate Halloween’s spooky sights and sounds while sipping some sumptuous suds at these stellar Cleveland events. Purchase your tickets now as these popular events are selling out quickly.
You can always visit our searchable calendar for more events at: www.positivelycleveland.com/play/events.
10/25: Ales on Rails – Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad, Independence
Attendees have the opportunity to experience the nation’s 10th most-visited National Park aboard a vintage train car on the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad all while drinking specialty craft brews. The evening experience features boxed suppers, courtesy of the Winking Lizard, and seven different beers such as Thirsty Dog’s 12 Dogs of Christmas Ale, the High Five IPA from Lager Heads Brewery and more. Tickets for the “Executive,” “Lone Star” and “Coach #1” train cars have already sold out, so purchase your tickets for the remaining cars soon. For tickets and more information, visit www.clevelandbeerweek.eventbrite.com.
10/26: Brewzilla – Galleria at Erieview, Downtown Cleveland
Local breweries are highlighted in the Ohio Brewery area while more than 70 breweries come together for a final Cleveland Beer Week gathering event in the Galleria. Attendees will receive a 3 oz. custom tasting glass and 25 tasting tickets for the evening. This event also features a Belgian Beer Garden and tasty appetizers created to pair with craft brews. For tickets and more information, visit www.clevelandbeerweek.eventbrite.com.
For more information on the rest of the flagship Beer Week events, visit www.positivelycleveland.com/eat/articles/cleveland-beer-week.
10/24-10/27: Boo at the Zoo – Cleveland Metroparks Zoo + The RainForest
Celebrate Halloween at the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo + The Rainforest with a night of family-friendly fun from 10/24-10/27. Halloween themed events include the Creepy Crawly Critter Animal Show, the Monster Mash Dance Party, the Pirates of the Scaribbean Train Ride, a Halloween Hay Maze, jugglers, magic shows, musical entertainment and more. For tickets and more information, call 216.661.6500 or visit www.clemetzoo.com/events/event.asp?event_id=7.
10/25-10/27, Weekends: HalloWeekends – Cedar Point, Sandusky
Don’t forget about HalloWeekends at Cedar Point! For additional details, complete with photos showing everything this thrilling event has to offer, visit www.fleetothecleve.wordpress.com/2013/10/09/halloweekends.
10/25: Haunted Cleveland Ghost Tours – Powerhouse, W. Bank, Flats, Downtown Cleveland
Visit the ghosts of Cleveland’s past on a Haunted Cleveland Ghost Tour. Offering history and thrills, this Cleveland-centric tour will shed some light on the legends and hauntings throughout the city. The first stop and meeting spot are located at the Powerhouse on the West bank of the Flats. For tickets and more information, call 216.251.0406 or visit www.hauntedcleveland.net.
10/25-10/27: Hauntaquarium – Greater Cleveland Aquarium, W. Bank, Flats, Downtown Cleveland
Don’t worry about scaring the fish here. For the next two weekends, celebrate Halloween at the Greater Cleveland Aquarium’s Hauntaquarium located on the West bank of the Flats in Downtown Cleveland. Dress up the kids in their Halloween costume and take them out to enjoy a night of Halloween-themed arts and crafts at the Fish-Bone-Yard, music from Radio Disney (10/26), games, contests and more. For tickets and more information, call 216.862.8803 or visit www.greaterclevelandaquarium.com/groups-events/events/hauntaquarium.
10/25-10/26: Spooky Science Nights: Aboard the Screamship Mather – Great Lakes Science Center, Downtown Cleveland
Board the Screamship Mather docked at the Great Lakes Science Center for one of two possible Halloween tours, a family-friendly “Little Goblins tour”, or the scream-inducing “Terror” tour. After your tour, head inside the Great Lakes Science Center to enjoy some cider and doughnuts while you witness pumpkin explosions, create glow-in-the-dark concoctions, watch the OMNIMAX movie, Mummies: Secrets of the Pharaohs, see sparks fly during the Electric Madness Show, dissect a cow eyeball and more. For tickets and more information, call 216.694.2000 or visit www.greatscience.com/spooky_science.php.
10/26-10/27: I-X Trick or Treat Street – International Exposition Center
Bring the kids (10 and younger) down to the I-X Center to enjoy an evening of sweet treats and Halloween-themed fun at the I-X Trick or Treat Street. Here, they can Trick or Treat their way through 12 themed candy stations, enjoy amusement rides, find their way through the 3-D mystery manor, watch live entertainment and more. For tickets and more information, call 216.676.6000 or visit www.ixtrickortreatstreet.com.
10/25: Family FUN Halloween Party – Shaker Historical Society, Shaker Heights
Celebrate Halloween with the whole family at the Family FUN Halloween Party on Friday, 10/25, at the Shaker Heights Historical Society. This event features costume contests, a pumpkin hunt, Halloween themed games, stories, movies and more. For more information and registration, call 216.921.1201 or visit www.shakerhistoricalsociety.org/explore/events-speakers.
10/26: Boo-tanical Bash – Cleveland Botanical Gardens, University Circle neighborhood
Take the kids down to the Cleveland Botanical Garden in University Circle on Saturday, 10/26 to celebrate Halloween in the spooky, yet family-friendly gardens. Here, kids can go trick-or-treating, enjoy musical entertainment, create Halloween crafts and more. For more information, call 216.721.1600 or visit www.cbgarden.org/calendar-of-events.aspx?eid=388&ModuleId=285.
Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey: Built to Amaze! @ Quicken Loans Arena –10/23-10/28
Joan Rivers @ Palace Theatre, PlayhouseSquare –10/25
Potted Potter @ Ohio Theatre, PlayhouseSquare –10/25-10/27
Cleveland Jazz Orchestra: Miles Goes Electric @ Kennedy’s Theatre, PlayhouseSquare –10/25-10/26
18th Annual Music Masters: Rolling Stones Tribute @ State Theatre, PlayhouseSquare10/26
Mushroomhead Halloween Show @ Agora Theatre – 10/26
For more information, visit Positively Cleveland’s website at www.positivelycleveland.com/events.
- April Ingle, Jen Kramer and Chris Moore