2019 Events in Cleveland Bucket List

We know you. You like Cleveland. You like to think you’ve seen a lot of Cleveland. A regular old bucket list just won’t fill your need for exploration. We get it. We’re here for you! Get out and see Cleveland in a new light with our list of 36 events to attend throughout 2019. Download the .pdf, add it to your fridge, and get out there, Cleveland!


  1. Attend Believe in CLE at the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

  2. Attend an Adult Swim at the Aquarium

  3. Join a Take a Hike Tour starting from The Arcade

  4. Attend a concert at Edgewater Live

  5. Visit the top of Terminal Tower - during CIFF or opens again in April 2019

  6. Participate in the A Christmas Story 5K/10K

  7. Attend a First Free Saturday at MOCA

  8. Attend Think and Drink with the Extinct at The Cleveland Museum of Natural History

  9. Visit Glow at The Cleveland Botanical Gardens

  10. Attend MIX at the Cleveland Museum of Art

  11. Attend Taste of Tremont

  12. Stroll through the Lakewood Arts Festival

  13. Celebrate the Feast of the Assumption in Little Italy - August 2019

  14. Attend the Winter or Summer Beer Fest

  15. Attend Winter Warmer at Window’s on the River in the East Bank

  16. Attend Brite Winter

  17. Stroll through the Ohio City Street Festival

  18. See a film in the CIFF - Cleveland International Film Festival

  19. Participate in Dyngus Day

  20. Line the streets of downtown for the St. Patrick's Day Parade

  21. Visit the Duck Tape Festival

  22. Enjoy Burning River Fest

  23. Watch the Cleveland National Air Show

  24. Attend the Cleveland Oktoberfest

  25. Participate in Cleveland Beer Week by attending a beer dinner or a collaboration brew tapping

  26. See the tree lighting at Winterfest in Public Square - Details coming soon!

  27. Attend Cinema at the Square at Playhouse Square

  28. Attend Yuri’s Night: Space Party 2019 at the Great Lakes Science Center

  29. See the Asian Lantern Festival at the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo

  30. Attend Opening Day at Progressive Field

  31. See a game at Quicken Loans Arena

  32. Tailgate the Browns home opener

  33. Visit all 6 Cleveland script signs

  34. Participate in the Cleveland Metroparks Trail Challenge

  35. Complete the Cleveland Brewery Passport

  36. Attend LaureLive