Silver Spoon Awards Party
Get ready to eat. Cleveland Magazine’sSilver Spoon Awards Party will feature award-winning cuisine by Blue Point Grille, Pier W, Lockkeepers,
Blue Canyon and more June 1 at 6 p.m. at the InterContinental Hotel. The event will benefit the Northeastern Ohio Chapter of the Arthritis Foundation and feature celebrity co-chairs Alicia Booth of NewsChannel 5 and Jimmy Malone of Majic 105.7. Guests can enjoy drinks in the new VIP Martini Lounge hosted by Ketel One vodka and Classics Restaurant, enjoy live entertainment or participate in a 50/50 raffle and unique silent auction. For tickets call (216) 831-7000 ext. 110, or visit www.clevelandmagazine.com/silverspoonawards.
The ninth annual Landscape Ohio! Landscape Enhancement Awards Program recognized winners with a dinner at the Cleveland Botanical Garden March 21. The Ohio Landscape Association presented 43 awards to landscape contractors in recognition of their excellent designs, workmanship and creativity. The ceremony aims to increase awareness of quality landscape installation and how it can improve your home. Cleveland Magazine was a sponsor of this event.
Boston Mills Artfest
Recognized as one of the top fine arts and craft shows in the country, the 35th annual Boston Mills Artfest will feature an array of works by 320 artists June 23 through 25 and June 30 through July 2. Guests can come out June 22 and 29 from 6 to 9 p.m. for a preview event that allows them to view and purchase art while sampling wines and hors d’oeuvres. For ticket prices or more information, please visit www.bmbw.com/artfest. Cleveland Magazine is a sponsor of this event.
Junior League of Akron Designer ShowHouse 2006
Don’t miss your chance to visit the Junior League of Akron Designer ShowHouse. The Summit County Historical Society has allowed the Perkins Stone Mansion and the John Brown House to be redecorated with the latest trends by local interior and landscape designers. The homes will be open to the public June 3 through 25. The Junior League of Akron works on training women to become effective volunteers in the community. Please visit www.juniorleagueakron.org for more information. Cleveland Magazine is a sponsor of this event.
Great Lakes Publishing’s information systems manager Greg Terepka will premiere his first solo exhibition, Bold Intentions, Wednesday, June 21 from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Beck Center for the Arts in Lakewood. His collection of 40 prints will be on display until Saturday, July 23.
Tails + Cocktails
One hundred guests sipped sake while exploring the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo’s RainForest during the first tour of the tasting series “Tails + Cocktails,” presented by FirstMerit Bank April 27. Cleveland Metroparks Zoo animal keepers gave presentations on Asian turtles and saki monkeys, while Jay Mullins, head chef at Century at the Ritz-Carlton, gave a demonstration on how to roll sushi. More than $20,000 was raised to benefit the Cleveland Zoological Society, the fund-raising partner for Cleveland Metroparks Zoo. Cleveland Magazine was a sponsor.
Mix 106.5 Listener Lunch
Mix 106.5 wants to treat you to a free lunch. The radio station will bring the grill, snacks, beverages and more. The festivities kick off June 8 at downtown’s Star Plaza and then travel to Elyria June 22. The Listener Lunch will also stop in Beachwood July 6, Independence July 27, downtown’s Mall C Aug. 10 and Strongsville Aug. 24. The free event will take place from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. For more information, visit www.wmvx.com. Cleveland Magazine is a sponsor.