Winter Glow Progressive Dinners
6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Debonne Vineyards/Cellar Rats Brewery
Fridays, March 1st, 8th and 15th 6:30 p.m.
Kick off the Ice Wine Festival with a progressive dinner event the night before. The evening begins at 6:30 p.m. at Grand River Cellars with soup and salad. Proceed to Debonné Vineyards for a wonderful meal. Afterwards, move up the road to South River Vineyards for a delightful dessert. Our wine maker will pair each of the courses with his choice of wines.
Grand River Cellars – 5750 S Madison Road, Madison OH 44057.
Debonné Vineyards – 7840 Doty Road, Madison OH 44057.
South River Vineyard – 6062 S. River Road, Geneva OH 44041
Call 440-298-9838 or 440-466-3485 for reservations.
03/02 12:00 pm
Ice Wine Festival at Debonne Vineyards
March 2nd, 9th and 16th
Join Debonné Vineyards, Ferrante Winery & Ristorante, Grand River Cellars Winery and Restaurant, Laurello Vineyards & St. Joseph Vineyards for Ohio’s 10th Annual Ice Wine Festival, a progressive tasting of the ice wine produced in the Grand River Valley. Our neighbor winery up the road, South River Vineyard will also be serving their ice wine.
Patrons will visit each of the participating wineries and sample their Ice Wine along with a complimentary appetizer.
Many of the wineries will also have a featured event including ice carving, jewelry shows, dog sledding demonstrations and much more.
03/02 – 03/16 (Fridays)
Ice Wine Festival Package
Quail Hollow Resort
03/03 – 03/17 – Sundays
Willoughby Hills Lions Recreation Pancake Breakfast
8:30 am – 2:00 pm
Willoughby Hills Community Center
Pre-sale tickets can be purchased at Willoughby Hills City Hall, 35405 Chardon Road and the Community Center Office 35400 Chardon Rd. Ticket prices are Adults ($6 pre-sale, $7 at the door), Children ages 6 thru 12 ($3.50) and kids 5 & under are free. Breakfast includes all you can eat pancakes (plain, blueberry & French toast), sausage, apple sauce, fruit cocktail, juice and coffee. The great annual basket raffle is also planned for this event.
Senior Matinee Series-“The Great Estates of Wickliffe and the Cleveland Connection to ‘The King’s Speech’ ”
1:00 pm – 2:15 pm
The Fine Arts Association Willoughby
Cleveland historian and storyteller Dan Ruminski has once again come up with an amazing story about Cleveland’s past. Through a series of unexpected twists and turns, Ruminski tells the story of how Cleveland’s Millionaire’s Row and the city of Wickliffe, Ohio connects to this acclaimed movie. Ruminski claims “This is the most exciting story I have done this far.” (general seating)
03/08 – 03/23
Masterworks in Miniature
Gallery One – Mentor
MENTOR OH — Gallery One’s famed Masterworks in Miniature opens on Friday, March 8, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., with a wine and cheese celebration and the exhibition of 180 small and truly outstanding works of art — created by today’s most collected painters. Now in its 22st year.
Coffeehouse Concert- Mayor Dave Anderson presents the Sounds of Willoughby
6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
The Fine Arts Association
Come hang out for a night of “old-fashioned finger picking” and a variety of acoustic music performed by some of Willoughby’s finest musicians.
Fine Arts Association Community Chorus in Concert
4:00 pm – 5:15 pm
Painesville United Methodist Church
The Fine Arts Association Community Chorus performs “Duruflé Requiem” by Maurice Duruflé, “Te Deum” by Antonin Dvorak, “In Paradisium” from Karl J. Jenkins’ Requiem and “Cantus Lacrimosus” from Karl J. Jenkins’ Stabat Mater.
03/16 – 03/17
The Holden Arboretum Pancake Breakfast
9:00 am – 2:00 pm
The Holden Arboretum
Nothing is better than hot pancakes dripping with sweet maple syrup. And at Holden, we offer guided hikes allowing you to explore the grounds before or after your breakfast reservation. It’s a perfect way to work up an appetite before, or burn off a few calories after breakfast. We are happy to provide vegetarian and gluten-free breakfasts as well. Reservations are require for this event.
03/16 – 03/17
Railfest 2013 Model Train Show
10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Lakeland Community College (AFC)
Free Parking – Shuttle Bus service available (free)
This is the largest two day continues running ALL Gauge Train Show in Ohio!
See 10 Operating Layout in many different scales. Buy – Sell – Trade.
100 + Dealers and over 400 tables to view, see exhibitors with all scales of trains and accessories for sell and trade, video tapes, train ride information, and historical displays.
Use the Luck of the Irish and find your Pot of Gold filled with your Train Treasures, and hard to find items.
Lake County Juvenile Diabetes Walk Family (JDRF) will also be part of our show.
2ba Healthy Kid Carnival
12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Mentor Senior Center
This funtastic kids event highlights healthy living for kids and families. Hands-on activities, games, contests and more.
Lake County Historical Society’s “Women’s History Month Luncheon”
11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Pine Ridge Country Club
March 19th is our annual Women’s History Month Luncheon. This year The Lake County Historical Society will celebrate Sisters in Petticoats, which will be celebrating the Suffragettes. Ladies please come in a 1920′s era costume if you would like. Save the Date! Call the Lake County Historical Society for times, cost and reservations
03/23 – 03/24
Great Lakes Mall Mentor
Join us on Saturday, March 23 (10am-7pm) and Sunday, March 24 (11am-5pm) at the Great Lakes Mall in Mentor for the 15th Annual KidShow. The KidShow is Northeast Ohio’s largest and longest running FREE kids event! Featuring hundreds of kids and family products and services as well as continuous entertainment, activities, crafts, cookie decorating, prizes, kids play areas, snack attacks, roaming costume characters and more!
Designed to get good information into busy parents’ hands, this two-day free event also offers a wonderful opportunity to spend endless hours of activity and fun with the whole family. For all the fun and updated details visit www.usepromark.com.
Easter Egg Hunt
12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Outdoor YMCA Perry
Crafts and egg hunt for ages 9 and under. Crafts begin at noon, egg hunt starts around 12:30pm.
Willoughby Hills Easter Party
1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Willoughby Hills Community Center
Come visit the Easter Bunny at the Willoughby Hills Easter Party. He will be hopping into the Willoughby Hills Community Center, 35400 Chardon Road, Willoughby Hills at 1:00 p.m. The event is free for toddlers to age 12. Photo with the Easter Bunny is $2. Join in our candy grab! Enter our Easter Coloring & Guess the Number of Jelly Beans Contests. Win some prizes and baskets! No registration required.
03/30 – 03/31
The 45th Annual Dressage Prix de Villes of North America Equestrian Team Competition
Lake Erie College Equestrian Center
The Prix de Villes (Prize of the Cities) is an equestrian team competition initiated in 1966 by renowned horseman Laddie Andahazy, founder of Lake Erie College’s Equestrian program. Based on a team competition, the Prix de Villes format not only allowed competitors the opportunity to compete under FEI rules (Federation Equestrian Internationale) but also laid claim to drawing some of the top named riders. Today the Prix de Villes still draws local, national and even some international competitors. The Dressage Prix de Villes will begin Friday evening at 5 p.m. and will end at approximately 8 p.m. Saturday and Sunday the show will begin at 8 a.m. and end at approximately 6 p.m.