“WINTERTIDE at Gordon Square” to Bring Shopping, Merriment, and Performances to Arts District.
Detroit Shoreway Community Development Organization (DSCDO) and Cleveland Public Theatre (CPT) collaborate to curate this free, all-ages festival and celebration of the arts.
An art-infused holiday experience is in store for all on Saturday, December 9th in the Gordon Square Arts District from 1-5pm.
CLEVELAND – “WINTERTIDE at Gordon Square,” now in its second year, is an art-infused, holiday experience in the Gordon Square Arts District—the “downtown” of the Detroit Shoreway neighborhood.
WINTERTIDE aims to make the arts accessible to neighborhood residents and visitors alike. Attendees can experience FREE PERFORMANCES and musicians at various stages and storefronts throughout Gordon Square Arts District, all while enjoying holiday shopping from local retailers.
Programming for the day includes:
11:00AM A Christmas Story at the Capitol Theatre ($1 admission).
1:00PM – 4:00PM Pop-up music, theatre performances, holiday vendors, kids’ activities, & more.
1:00PM – 5:00PM Music, drinks, s’mores, & fire pits on W 65th St. in front of the Capitol Theatre.
Ride a FREE shuttle to & from the Cleveland Bazaar Holiday! at 78th Street Studios.
For more details on the stages and venues, check out the official WINTERTIDE map (page 1), (page 2).
“WINTERTIDE celebrates what is uniquely Gordon Square. There is something for everyone
here. From children’s activities to performances, to indie craft vendors to unique retail
offerings, the event is as diverse as the neighborhood we serve,” expresses Jenny Spencer,
Managing Director of DSCDO.
THEATRE AFTER DARK
Guests are invited to stay in the district after hours for food + drink specials in neighborhood
restaurants and to enjoy ticketed performances at Cleveland Public Theatre (The Loush Sisters
get HARD for the Holidays | NOV 24 – DEC 17 @ 7:30pm, Pinch and Squeal!’s WIZBANG! at
Cleveland Public Theatre @ 9pm), Near West Theatre (Beauty and the Beast @
7:30pm), Talespinner Children’s Theatre (Mr. Scrooge’s Ghosts @ 2pm & 7pm), and Blank
Canvas Theatre (URINETOWN The Musical @ 8pm).
The Capitol Theatre will offer films at traditional show times. Pre-purchasing tickets is strongly encouraged.
WINTERTIDE at Gordon Square is produced by Detroit Shoreway Community Development
Organization with generous support from Cuyahoga Arts & Culture, The Charles M. and Helen
M. Brown Memorial Foundation, Cleveland Casino Revenue Fund, Spindrift Management
Group, the Gordon Square Arts District-Cleveland Improvement Corporation, and Councilman
Matt Zone. Cleveland Public Theatre is the artistic curator and programmer.
Stay up to date by following the official Facebook event page:
Enjoy #WINTERTIDE at Gordon Square… and then come back and visit us! Follow
@detroitshoreway & @CPTCLE on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram.