Saturday, May 27th, 2017



Saturday, May 20…Strike Out! ALS Gala & Auction, to benefit ALS Association, Northern Ohio Chapter, 6 p.m. at Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland. Hors d’oeuvres, cocktails, dinner, entertainment and a wide array of silent auction and raffle items, all while raising critical funds to promote local patient services, advocacy and research. Award presentations featuring:Iron Horse Award – The Dolan Family of the Cleveland Indians; Bob Feller Legacy Award – Senators Rob Portman and Sherrod Brown; and The DeGrandis Family Award – The Chadwick Family. Tickets start at $200, online at Or call 216.592.2572 or email

Saturday, May 20…Celebrate the Plate, to benefit Akron Children’s Hospital. Cocktail reception at the Considine Professional Building Terrace on the Akron Children’s Hospital campus followed by themed dinners generously provided by 12 area hosts in their homes. Reservation tickets are $150. Call 330.701.4421, 330.472.0908 or email or

Friday, May 26…CityMusic Cleveland Chamber Orchestra Benefit, to benefit CityMusic Cleveland, 6:30 p.m. at Cleveland Skating Club. Reception, concert and dinner. Cocktail attire. Concert to feature Violinist Tessa Lark & Friends, Blue Grass and Grammy winner Jason Vieaux, Guitar. Visit




Saturday, June 3…Grand Illusion A Magical Odyssey, to benefit Cleveland Play House, at the Allen Theatre. Cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, live auction, fund-a-need, dinner by Driftwood Catering, dancing to Bluewater Kings Band and more. Black-tie optional, or colorful, creative, thematic attire. Call 216.400.7021, email or visit

Friday, June 9…Enchanted Garden, to benefit Rose-Mary, 6 p.m. at Executive Caterers at Landerhaven. Call 216.481.4823, ext. 105.

Saturday, June 10 …Flyways not Highways, to benefit the Nature Center at Shaker Lakes, 6 p.m. at The Nature Center, Shaker Heights. Join the Nature Center for a strolling street party filled with food, friends and fun. Tickets: Reserved Ticket — $275: Includes a reserved seat and access to stations and open bar; Strolling Ticket — $190: Includes access to strolling stations and open bar. Call 216.321.5935, ext. 223 or email

Friday, June 9… ZippityZooDoo, to benefit Cleveland Zoological Society, 6 to 11 p.m. at Cleveland Metroparks Zoo. An elegant night to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the Cleveland Zoological Society. Gourmet dinner stations and cocktails by Driftwood Catering, silent auction, wine auction, VIP Lounge. Dressy cocktail attire. Individual tickets start at $250; tables start at $3,500. Reservations open now at or email

Saturday, June 10…Auction 22, to benefit The Akron Art Museum, at the Akron Art Museum. Fabulous art, fine wines from featured vintner Jim Clendenen of Au Bon Climat and great food from Spice Catering Co. Call 330.376.9186, ext. 214 or email

Friday, June 16…Summer Solstice, to benefit Hopewell, 6 p.m. in Hunting Valley. Event to honor Sandy and Sally Cutler, longtime supporters of Hopewell. Known as a “Hunting Valley Block Party,” the event will be held at the estate of honorary chairs Brian and Gretchen Colleran. Silent and live auctions, BidPal bidding, dinner by Marigold Catering served under the stars. Tickets start at $225.Call 440.247.0912 or visit

Friday, June 16…Cocktails in the Garden Party, to benefit educational programming at the Shaker Historical Museum, 6 p.m. in Shaker Heights. An elegant garden party kicks off the 13th annual Gracious Gardens of Shaker Heights weekend. Hors d’oeuvres, drinks, and live music. Tickets are $75 per person. Call 216.921.1201 or visit

Friday, June 16…Elevation, to benefit Conservancy for Cuyahoga Valley National Park, 6:30 p.m. at The Ledges Shelter, Peninsula. Trail Mix Bar, hike, live music, casual dinner buffet, dance music, s’mores, campfires and more. Wear your hiking shoes and comfortable clothes, rain or shine. Call 330.657.2909, ext. 222, or

Tuesday, June 20…Summa Health Golf Outing, to benefit nursing education and training at Summa Health, 10 a.m., on the South Course at Firestone Country Club. Sponsorships are available for this exciting day of golf and philanthropy. Call 330.375.3548 or visit

Friday, June 23…Starry, Starry Night, to benefit Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens, at Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens, Akron. An elegant evening under the stars featuring cocktails, gourmet fare and dancing. Bid on a one-of-a-kind Stan Hywet experience, “Dinner in the Dining Room, a formal dinner party staged in the elegant dining room of the Manor House. Black Tie. Tickets start at $300. Call 330.315.3248 or email

Friday, June 23 …Irish Roots-A Celebration of the May Dugan Center, to benefit the May Dugan Center, 6 p.m. at the Music Box Supper Club. Festive evening of fabulous food, live music, raffles, silent auction and more. Sponsorships available. For information, call 216.631.5800, ext. 125 or visit

Saturday, June 24…Five Star Sensation, to benefit University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center, 7 p.m. at Cuyahoga Community College’s Eastern Campus, Highland Hills. Host Michael Symon and a star-studded list of chefs and vintners will come together for a landmark culinary event. Music, dancing, silent auction and more. For more information, call 216.844.0416 or

Saturday, June 24…Dream Builder Gala, to benefit Lake-Geauga Habitat for Humanity, 6 p.m. at Holden Arboretum. Heavy hors d’oeuvres, open bar, catering by Driftwood, silent and live auctions and dancing to a quartet from the Cleveland Jazz Orchestra. Garden party attire. Tickets are $125 per person. For more information or to purchase tickets, call 440.226.3000, ext. 104 or visit

Wednesday, June 28…Hip 2B Square, Fear No Art, to benefit Gordon Square Arts District, at The Edison at Gordon Square. David Heller will host Hip 2B Square at his luxury apartment community where the event will showcase the arts, feature live entertainment and food and drinks by the pool. Music, dancing, artistic performances, displays and Fear No Art Auction. For more information, visit




Friday, July 14…Bits & Leashes Bash, to benefit Geauga Humane Society’s Rescue Village Barn Program & the charities of the Chagrin Hunter Jumper Classic, 5:30 p.m. at Cleveland Metroparks Polo Field. Horses and hounds team up in a Calcutta-style auction and race over jumps against the clock. “Bid” on your favorite team for great prizes! For tickets, visit

Saturday, July 29…Together We Make a Family, to benefit University Hospitals Partnership for Families, 7 p.m. at The Country Club, Pepper Pike. A summer soiree featuring dinner, dancing and more. Tickets are $250. For more information, call 216.844.0413, email or visit




Friday, Aug. 4, Six Courses for a Cure, to benefit The Meredith A. Cowden Foundation, at Fairlawn Country Club, Akron. Sit down for dinner, stand up against Leukemia. Call 330.864.1978 or visit

Thursday, Aug. 24…Diamonds are Forever Ladies Night Out, to benefit Dominic’s Dream, 6:30 p.m. at Mayfield Country Club. Cocktails, light dinner, raffle and style show of fashions by Toni In Style of Chagrin Falls. For more information, call 216.593.0910 or email




Saturday, Sept. 9…Band Aid Bash 2017 Around The World, to benefit Medwish International, at the NEW Medwish Warehouse located at E. 31st Street, Cleveland. Entertainment, a lounge style reception with hors d’ oeuvres, food stations, an open bar, a silent auction, gifts, and much more. Medwish will be presenting the “Medwish Community Impact Award” to longtime supporter Sherwin-Williams. For more information, call 216.692.1685.

Saturday, Sept. 9…Pandemonium 2017: Unleash, to benefit Cleveland Public Theatre, 7 p.m. at Cleveland Public Theatre’s campus. Theatre, dance, visual art and performance, local food and complimentary drinks. Tickets are $165. Call 216.631.2727, ext. 213 or email

Thursday, Sept. 14…Opening Night Preview, presented by the Print Club of Cleveland to benefit the Department of Prints of the Cleveland Museum of Art, 6 p.m. in the Ames Family Atrium, Cleveland Museum of Art. Tickets are $100 and are nonrefundable. For more information or reservations, call 216.707.2669. The Print Fair is open to the public and runs from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, Sept. 15 and Saturday, Sept. 16 in the Ames Family Atrium, Cleveland Museum of Art. Admission is free.

Saturday, Sept. 16…Chefs Unbridled, to benefit Fieldstone Farm Therapeutic Riding Center, 6 p.m. at Chagrin Valley Hunt Club Polo Field, Gates Mills. A tasting dinner with 10 of Cleveland’s top chefs led by Chefs Scott Kuhn and Chris Hodgson of Driftwood Restaurant Group. Live music and new surprises. Call 440.708.0013, ext. 123 or email

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