University Circle’s popular holiday event is now two days! Join us on Saturday, December 2 and Sunday, December 3 and experience Cleveland’s cultural treasures at the 24th Annual Holiday CircleFest.
Saturday, December 2
Shop for unique and one-of-a-kind gifts at the newly added Holiday Market, University Circle’s first outdoor shopping experience. Indulge your taste buds with delicious treats from local restaurants and vendors.
Lace up your skates and enjoy Skate with Santa and live music at The Rink at Wade Oval.
Take a leisurely ride on a horse-drawn carriage, and watch as ice carvers transform solid blocks of ice into works of art.
Sunday, December 3
From 1:00-5:30 p.m., more than a dozen of University Circle’s renowned museums, gardens, galleries, churches, and schools open their doors free of charge and offer an afternoon of activities, music, food, fun, and shopping. Visitors can look forward to live performances from talented musicians, craft making, historic displays of holiday toys, storytelling, live animals, the city’s best gingerbread house competition, and much more.
Outside, Wade Oval becomes Cleveland’s Central Park with ice carving demonstrations, horse drawn carriage rides, and The Rink at Wade Oval (from 1:00-7:00 p.m.; weather permitting). From 5:30-6:00 p.m., the activities will conclude with The Cleveland Museum of Art’s dramatic Winter Lights Lantern Procession.
More information is coming soon, so check back often!