Posts Tagged ‘cuyahoga 50’

Cuyahoga 50 at North Coast Harbor

The free Cuyahoga 50 at North Coast Harbor event takes place on both the Rock Hall and Science Center campuses. We will have live music, interactive activities and several environmentally focused organizations. Interact with local organizations, participate in science activities, and network with those that share your passion for sustainability. Live musical performances by Hey…

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Cuyahoga 50 Lighted Boat Parade

Decorate your boats and celebrate the 50th anniversary of the last Cuyahoga River fire with a boat parade from Whiskey Island to Merwin’s Wharf.  Boats decked out in Christmas lights will meet in the Cleveland Harbor near Whiskey Island at 8:30 p.m. and parade up the river at dusk.  Boats will turn around by Merwin’s…

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Burning River Fest 2019

Celebrate the comeback of the Cuyahoga River at the annual Burning River Fest at Cleveland’s Old Coast Guard Station, on Whiskey Island. The festival features two stages of music, along with Great Lakes Brewery beers and food trucks. All ticket and beer sales from will be donated back to clean water efforts in Northeast Ohio. Gates…

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Xtinguish Torchfest

Celebrate the Cuyahoga River’s revival with the Xtinguish Torch Fest: four days of events along 100 miles of water marking the 50th anniversary of the June 22, 1969, fire that sparked a national environmental movement. Check out all the events: Native American Water Blessing Headwaters Park, Geauga Park District 1 p.m. June 19 Ceremonial blessings and…

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Xtinguish Torch Fest celebrates Cuyahoga River renaissance

Cleveland is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the last Cuyahoga River fire all year, with hundreds of organizations hosting educational talks, performances and festivals. But the culmination may be Xtinguish Torch Fest, four days of events along 100 miles of the Cuyahoga: from the headwaters near Burton, through Akron and to Downtown Cleveland. West Creek…

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Celebrate Cuyahoga River renaissance with Cleveland Fusion: Waterways to Waterways

The Cleveland Foundation is celebrating 50 years of progress since the Cuyahoga River fire with Cleveland Fusion: Waterways to Waterways. The foundation is working with the Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland Print Room, Kent State University Cleveland Urban Design Collaborative, LAND Stuido, Praxis Fiber Workshop and Global PechaKucha Night this year, for projects and events…

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