Community calendar

Please submit your event to Cindy Crosby.

May 25: Cleveland Clinic Community Healthcare Forum: Our Nation’s Opioid Epidemic
Join Cleveland Clinic for a discussion on the opioid crisis with panelists: Vice Admiral Vivek H. Murthy, MD, MBA, United States Surgeon General, Chuck Rosenberg, Acting Administrator, Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA).
6:00 p.m. | Global Center for Health Innovation

Jun. 3: Grand Illusion: A Magical Odyssey
Guests will be taken on a magical odyssey discovering what makes fiction into reality as they journey through the transformed Allen Theatre complex at the Cleveland Play House Annual Benefit.
5:30 p.m. | The Allen Theatre

Jun. 10: Believe In Cleveland
In collaboration with Karamu House and CMSD, Playhouse Square will commemorate the 50-year anniversary of Carl Stokes taking office as the first African-American Mayor of a major American city. The presentation will incorporate the spoken word and live music.
5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. | The Allen Theatre

Jun. 22-23: The 2017 Policy Summit on Housing, Human Capital, and Inequality
The Policy Summit is a forum for outside-the-Beltway policy discussions and will highlight the latest research and field initiatives on topics related to equitable development.
Hilton Cleveland Downtown

Jun. 29: Campfire Tales: River Stories
In 1969, the big story Carl Stokes was dealing with was the burning of the Cuyahoga River. Join staff from the Cuyahoga Valley National Park to share stories about the river that burned and is recovering today.
6:00 p.m. family activities, 7:00 p.m. campfire | Ledges Shelter

Jul. 15: CONCACAF Gold Cup
For the first time ever, Cleveland is hosting the CONCACAF Gold Cup! Taking place every two years, the Gold Cup is the region's most popular national team tournament. Featuring the best players from 12 nations, the competition draws capacity crowds and millions of television viewers across the region and around the world.
FirstEnergy Stadium

Jul. 30: Common Ground
Talking – and listening – to our neighbors is an important first step toward creating a more equitable and resilient community. The Cleveland Foundation is working with partners across the region to bring Cuyahoga County residents together on one day this summer to meet, share a meal, connect and discuss what we can do together to create a more equitable and resilient Greater Cleveland – our shared home, our common ground. On a single day, you can be a part of an exciting region-wide initiative to explore our community’s power to communicate and connect in order to build a stronger, safer and more dynamic home.
Various times | Various locations

Sep. 8-10: NEOCycle
Be a part of the nation’s largest urban cycling festival! Join the fun and take part in one or more of the multiple races and rides (including the infamous Night Ride), or just go be a spectator and enjoy the Music Fest and soak in the atmosphere at The Hub at Edgewater Park.
Various locations

Nov. 17: Canton Spring Avant-Garde Art & Craft Show
This show will feature artists and crafters selling their original handmade items. Admission is $3, children under 12 are free. A full concessions area will also be on site. A portion of proceeds will benefit the local non-profit, Flashes of Hope.
10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. | St. George Serbian Center