Summer in Cleveland Family Bucket List

Cleveland is home to a plethora of family friendly activities! Grab your family and get out and explore Cleveland this summer with this list of activities.


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

  2. Attend a concert at Edgewater Live/Euclid Beach Live

  3. Visit the top of Terminal Tower

  4. Zipline in the Metroparks

  5. Spend a day at the beach

  6. Take a ride on the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad

  7. Take a ride on Lolly the Trolley

  8. Attend a Lake County Captains or Lake Erie Crushers game

  9. Visit a local nature center

  10. Tour the Cleveland Federal Reserve

  11. Visit the Rockefeller Park Greenhouse

  12. Take a tour of the Cleveland Subway

  13. Visit the Duck Tape Festival

  14. Watch the Cleveland National Air Show

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

  16. Get out on the lake

  17. Visit all 6 Cleveland script signs

  18. Participate in the Cleveland Metroparks Trail Challenge

  19. Explore the Cleveland Public Library

  20. Take a picture with the Free Stamp

  21. Spend a day at Browns Training Camp

  22. Check out the Baseball Heritage Museum

  23. Visit Lakeview Cemetery

  24. Take an afternoon to explore the Cleveland Cultural Gardens

  25. Visit the Children’s Museum of Cleveland

  26. Have a picnic in the Cleveland Metroparks

  27. Participate in an outdoor yoga class

  28. See a Cleveland Indians game

  29. Attend a concert at Wade Oval Wednesdays

  30. Visit the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo

  31. Visit the Holden Arboretum

  32. Buy your groceries at the West Side Market

  33. Eat some local ice cream (ice cream trail link)

  34. Pick your own produce at Fitch’s Farm Market

  35. Explore Lake Metroparks Farmpark and pet some animals

  36. Celebrate MLB’s All-Star Week visiting the Play Ball Park