This Week In Cleveland


Sunday November 10

Lake Take 1

Coming up this week in Cleveland, Elton John performs at the Rocket Mortgage Fieldhouse tomorrow night, The Cavs play Miami Heat on Thursday, The Browns play Pittsburgh also on Thursday and Taste On The Lake is on Saturday.

Lake Take 2

Catch 80’s teen-pop sensation Tiffany tonight down at Music Box Supper Club. She’s bringing her “30 years and 10 albums later” tour to town and she’ll be onstage tonight at 7. Or get some culture in today and check out The Cleveland Museum Of Art’s newest exhibit, Michelangelo: Mind Of The Master. Over two dozen of the legendary artist’s rarely-seen sketches will be on display today from 10 to 5. Can’t make it today? The exhibit goes till January 5th.

Monday November 11

Lake Take 1

There’s limited tickets available to see Elton John tonight at Rocket Mortgage Fieldhouse. It’s his Farewell Yellow Brick Road tour and is most likely his last stop ever in the Cleveland area. He’ll be onstage tonight at 8. Or get over to the Cinematheque at the Cleveland Institute Of Art for a screening of the film The Band’s Visit. The 2007 film will screen in conjunction with the live stage performance currently happening down at Playhouse Square. It starts at 7 tonight.

Lake Take 2

If you want something a little bit educational, go to the Science Café over at the Music Box Supper Club. It’s an informal lecture series featuring regional scientists and it all gets started at 7. Or get out and go see the Skatch Anderssen Big Band at Brothers Lounge. The music and dancing starts tonight at 8.

Tuesday November 12

Lake Take 1

The Monsters hit the ice tonight at 7 down at Rocket Mortgage Fieldhouse against Grand Rapids. They are running a Hockey Hoppy Hour special from Labatt Blue with lower level tickets starting at $12 and your first drink on the house. Or head over to the Winchester Music Tavern in Lakewood for their Open Turntable Tuesdays & Open Mic Night. Bring your own vinyl for them to spin from 6-9 and if you are musically inclined, participate in their Open Mic night happening after 9.

Lake Take 2

Grab some laughs from a whole host of local comics down at the Kennedy Theater in Playhouse Square. They’re having a Comedy Happy Hour as part of the 12th Annual Cleveland Comedy Festival. That gets started at 5. Or make your weekend plans now to hit Taste On The Lake. Each ticket includes Fall Themed drinks, food pairings, games, prizes and more. It happens at 7 Saturday Night down at the Flats East Bank.

Wednesday November 13

Lake Take 1

If you’re a fan of classic Jazz, then go check out a tribute to the legendary Blue Note Label as they celebrate their 80th Birthday with Tri-C Performing Arts. Hear three rising stars on the label perform their own music and classics from the Blue Note roster. It starts at 7:30 inside the John P. Murphy Foundation Theater on the Tri-C campus. Or check out The Cleveland Museum Of Art’s newest exhibit, Michelangelo: Mind Of The Master. Over two dozen of the legendary artist’s rarely-seen sketches will be on display today from 10 to 9.

Lake Take 2

Get some Cleveland Rock history in tonight down at Music Box Supper Club. They’ll have guest speakers Fran & Jules Belkin talk about their booking agency and share stories from the inside of some of Cleveland’s most legendary concerts. The storytelling gets started tonight at 7. Or you can check out a new musical down at Playhouse Square called The Band’s Visit. It’s a Grammy & Tony award-winning musical about how music makes us laugh, cry and ultimately brings us all together. The curtain drops at 7:30 tonight inside the Connor Palace Theater.

Thursday November 14

Lake Take 1

Give our Browns some much needed support down at First Energy Stadium as they take on the Pittsburgh Steelers. Kickoff is at 8:20 tonight. Or you were a 90210 fan, then go see Jennie Garth and Tori Spelling down at MGM Northfield as part of their “A Night To Remember” tour. It coincides with their new show BH90210 and it promised to be the ultimate “Girls Night Out”. It starts tonight at 7:30. 

Lake Take 2

Cheer on The Cavs tonight as they take on Miami Heat down at Rocket Mortgage Fieldhouse. Tipoff is at 6 tonight. Or go see actor, comedian and ping-pong aficionado Bobby Lee down at Hilarities. He describes himself as a genetic cross between a Scallop and a Panda. Find out exactly what that means as he takes the stage tonight at 7 with shows through the weekend.

Friday November 15

Lake Take 1

Get out and see some of Cleveland’s best aspiring classical musicians down at Severance Hall tonight. The Cleveland Orchestra Youth Orchestra will be putting on their Autumn concert tonight starting at 8. Or go check out some of the best local art in town at the 78th street studios Third Friday Art Walk. Tour the more than 60 galleries which will open their doors from 5 to 9 tonight. 

Lake Take 2

If you’re a Springsteen fan and don’t want to wait for him to come back around, then go see The Swamps Of Jersey down at the Music Box Supper Club. They are billed as “Ohio’s Premier Tribute To The Boss” and they’ll roll through Bruce’s extensive catalog starting at 8 tonight. Or if you like Bourbon, then get down to the Cleveland Whiskey Distillery tonight as they unveil their new Bourbon called Smokin’. There will be food vendors to compliment the libations and it goes from 5-8 tonight.

Saturday November 16

Lake Take 1

Get out tonight and hit Taste On The Lake. Each ticket includes Fall Themed drinks, food pairings, games, prizes and more. It happens at 7 down at the Flats East Bank. Or get some laughs in tonight at Playhouse Square with comic Ryan Hamilton. He’s had his own Netflix special called “Happy Face” and he’s been named one of Rolling Stone Magazine’s Five Comics To Watch. He’ll be onstage tonight at 8 inside the Mimi Ohio Theater.

Lake Take 2

Get a jump on some Holiday shopping by hitting the 2019 Rocky River Fall Avant-Garde Art & Craft Show. Loads of local artists and craftsmen will be selling their goods from 10-5 today and tomorrow over at Rocky River Memorial Hall. Or you can see some of Cleveland best local comics perform down at 78th Street Studios as part of the 2019 Cleveland Comedy Festival. That goes from 5 to 11 tonight.