The Observer

Festivals take over Cleveland

Mary McPheeters, Copy Editor

August 24, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Friday, August 24 What: Greek Festival When: 4-11 p.m., noon-11 p.m. on Saturday and noon-10 p.m. on Sunday Where: Saints Constantine & Helen Greek Orthodox Cathedral   Notes: This annual celebration invites people of all nationalities to come and enjoy Greek food and culture.   ...

What to do this weekend

Mary McPheeters, Copy Editor

April 27, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Friday, April 27 What: Gelato on the Porch When: 12:30-2 p.m. Where: Guilford House Notes: Come enjoy fresh, complimentary gelato during community hour with La Dolce Vita to celebrate the end of another school year.   What: Speakeasy + Solstice Joint Acapella Concert When: 8-10...

Food, fun and film on campus

Aura Rossy, Staff Reporter

April 6, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Local Events

Friday, April 6   What: UPBeats: blackbear When: 9:30-11:30 p.m. Where: Tinkham Veale University Center Ballroom Notes: Join hip-hop artist blackbear for a night of R&B hosted by UPBeats. Free fanny packs will be distributed.   What: Cleveland International Film Festival Wh...

Art, music in the lead-up to Easter

Smruthi Maganti, Arts & Entertainment Editor

March 30, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Local Events

Friday, March 30   What: SpARTan Showcase Where: The Spot When: 5-8 p.m. Notes: Student Activities and Leadership Ambassadors host a free talent show featuring performance organizations like Case Kismat, Spartan Tappers and IMPROVment.   What: Lighthouse Reading Series: Renee Gladman and...

Check out performances, dinners in Thwing

Aura Rossy, Contributing Reporter

March 23, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Local Events

Friday, March 23   What: MECA’s Spring Hafleh When: 6-9 p.m. Where: Thwing Center Notes: The Middle Eastern Cultural Association hosts its semi annual Hafleh, featuring performances by the Al Salam Dabke Group and a belly dancer. The event will also have a DJ and a henna booth.  ...

Art and Music around campus

Smruthi Maganti, Arts and Entertainment Editor

March 2, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Local Events

Friday, March 2   What: 2018 Alumni Exhibition Where: Ann and Norman Roulet Student and Alumni Gallery Time: 5-8 p.m. Notes: Cleveland Institute of Art (CIA) and the CIA Alumni Council will hold a juried alumni exhibition through Mar. 29.   What: The Kite is Right Wh...

Listen to music in Uptown

Sarah Parr, Social Media Editor

February 23, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Local Events

Friday, February 23   What: CWRU Department of Music Colloquium Where: Harkness Chapel Classroom Time: 4-6 p.m. Notes: Free admission; Charles McGovern from William and Mary: “The Color Line and the Product Line: Race and Consumer Culture in Postwar Pop.” Reception to follow. &nb...

Catch a movie this weekend

Sarah Parr, Social Media Editor

February 2, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Local Events

Friday, Feb. 2   What: CWRU Athletics Throwback Weekend - Basketball Where: Adelbert Gymnasium Time: 6 p.m. Women, 8 p.m. Men Notes: Free admission; CWRU vs. Brandeis   What: MIX: Soul Where: Cleveland Museum of Art Time: 6-10 p.m. Notes: $15 admission; Dance an...

Relax after the first week of classes

Sarah Parr, Social Media Editor

January 19, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Local Events

Friday, Jan. 19   What: 2018 MLK Convocation: Nikole Hannah-Jones Where: Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Ballroom, Tinkham Veale University Center Time: 12:45-1:45 p.m. Notes: Free admission; Case Western Reserve University honors Martin Luther King, Jr. with this year’s celebratio...

Check out concerts over the weekend

Sarah Parr, Social Media Editor

December 8, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Local Events

Friday, Dec. 8   What: Mac and Memes Where: 2345 Murray Hill Rd. Time: 5-7 p.m. Notes: Free admission; mac and cheese, memes, cocoa, crafts and cookies with Murray Hill Community Council.   What: Five to Nine Where: Sears think[box] Time: 5:30-7:30 p.m. Notes: ...

Case Western Reserve University's independent student news source
what to do this weekend