The weekend is almost here. There are lots of great events planned and many of them are FREE. Have a great weekend!
FREE Science is Fun! Family Day at Case Western Reserve University
Bring the family out to Case Western Reserve this Saturday for their 6th Annual Science is Fun Family Day. There will be a number of hands-on science activities and a special visit by the Challenger Learning Center. Registration is requested, call 216-368-5075.
Date & Time: Saturday, April 28, 2012; 10:00am – 4:00pm
Location: Case Western Reserve University, Nord Hall 310 – 10900 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, Ohio 44106 (map)
Geauga County Maple Festival
There are lots of fun events planned for the Maple Festival including: Two grand parades, All You Can Eat Pancakes, Bathtub Races, lots of Contests, and Live Entertainment.
Dates & Times: April 26 – 29, 2012
Location: Chardon Square – Chardon, OH 44024 (map)
Cost: Admission to the Festival is FREE. But there is a charge for parking and some of the events and rides.
The Big Red Wagon Spring Consignment Sale – Cleveland East
The sales heads to the eastside of Cleveland this weekend. Be sure to stop by to score some great deals. Want to know more about The Big Red Wagon?
Dates & Times: April 27-28, 2012
Location: 27625 Chardon Rd Willoughby Hills, OH 44092 (map)
Cost: FREE Admission and Parking.
Kid's Fishing Derby's
There are a handful of fishing derbies taking place across Northeast Ohio this weekend. Children can join in the fun friendly competition for a chance to win prizes.
FREE Youth Fishing Derby at River Styx Park
- Date & Time: Saturday, April 28th, 8:00am – 10:30am
- Location: River Styx Park – 8200 River Styx Road Wadsworth, OH 44281 (map)
- Cost: FREE
FREE Jack Cullen Memorial Trout Derby at Lock 4 Trailhead
- Date & Time: Saturday, April 28th, 8:00am – 11:00am
- Location: Lock 4 Trailhead – 6600 Block of Erie Ave. NW Canal Fulton, Ohio 44614 (map)
- Cost: FREE
FREE Kids' Fishing Event at Firestone Metro Park
- Date & Time: Saturday, April 28th, 1:00pm – 3:00pm
- Location: Firestone Metro Park – Little Turtle Pond 2400 Harrington Rd., Akron OH (map)
- Cost: FREE
Akron Aeros vs. Altoona Curve
The Akron Aeros take on the Altoona Curve this weekend. Sunday's game is one of the games that Akron Aeros Kid's Club members get tickets to.
Dates & Times: April 27-29, 2012
Location: Canal Park Stadium – 300 S Main St, Akron, OH 44308 (map)
FREE Spring Scavenger Hunt at the Susan Hambley Nature Center
Get out an enjoy the wonderful spring weather and flowers, and head on out to the Susan Hambley Nature Center on Saturday for a fun filled scavenger hunt on the nature trail.
Date & Time: Saturday, April 28, 2012; 12:00pm – 5:00pm
Location: Susan Hambley Nature Center – 1473 Parschen Boulevard Brunswick, Ohio 44212 (map)