VENUE GUIDE 2016 REPUBLICAN N AT I O N A L C O N V E N T I O N CLE VEL AND, OHIO J U LY 1 8 – 2 1, 2 0 1 6
TA B L E O F C O N T E N T S 4 21 LOUNGE & KITCHEN 4 THE 100TH BOMB GROUP RESTAURANT & EVENT CENTER 5 3901 AT MARIGOLD 5 A BAR + KITCHEN 6 ALLEY CAT OYSTER BAR 6 THE ARIEL INTERNATIONAL CENTER 7 AZURE AT METROPOLITAN AT THE 9 7 BARGE 225 8 BARRIO GATEWAY 8 THE BIG BANG 9 CANTERBURY GOLF CLUB 9 CHINATO 10 THE CHOCOLATE BAR 10 THE CITY CLUB OF CLEVELAND 11 CITY HALL ROTUNDA 11 CLEVELAND BOTANICAL GARDENS 12 CLEVELAND CHOP 12 T HE CLEVELAND HISTORY CENTER AT WESTERN RESERVE HISTORICAL SOCIETY 13 THE CMBA CONFERENCE CENTER 13 CLEVELAND MUSEUM OF ART 14 C LEVELAND MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY 14 THE CLEVELAND PUBLIC LIBRARY 15 THE CLUB AT KEY CENTER 15 COWELL & HUBBARD 16 DYNOMITE 16 THE ENGLISH OAK ROOM 17 FWD DAY + NIGHTCLUB 17 THE GALLERIES AT CSU 18 GOODTIME III 18 GREAT LAKES SCIENCE CENTER 19 HARRIS STANTON GALLERY 19 HEINEN’S MEZZANINE 20 HOFBRÄUHAUS CLEVELAND 20 HYDE PARK PRIME STEAKHOUSE 21 INTOWN CLUB OF CLEVELAND 21 JUDSON MANOR 22 KAFETERIA AT 200 PUBLIC SQUARE 22 THE MALTZ MUSEUM 23 M USEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART CLEVELAND (MOCA) 23 THE MUSIC BOX SUPPER CLUB
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NOODLECAT OLD COUNTY COURTHOUSE PLAYHOUSE SQUARE ALLEN THEATER PLAYHOUSE SQUARE CONNOR PALACE PLAYHOUSE SQUARE HANNA THEATRE PLAYHOUSE SQUARE HELEN ROSENFELD LEWIS BIALOSKY LAB THEATRE P LAYHOUSE SQUARE KENNEDY’S CABARET THEATRE P LAYHOUSE SQUARE OHIO THEATRE P LAYHOUSE SQUARE OUTCALT THEATRE P LAYHOUSE SQUARE STATE THEATRE PUBLIC AUDITORIUM THE ROTUNDA AT METROPOLITAN AT THE 9 THE SARAH BENEDICT HOUSE SEVERANCE HALL SHOREBY CLUB SKYLIGHT FINANCIAL GROUP THE VAULT AT METROPOLITAN AT THE 9 THE VELVET DOG WINKING LIZARD WONDER BAR XO PRIME STEAKS
OUR PARTNERS 34 5TH STREET ARCADES 35 THE CALFEE BUILDING 35 C’EST LA VIE RESTAURANT AND LOUNGE 36 CLEVELAND METROPARKS ZOO 36 CROP BISTRO & BAR 37 THE HARD ROCK CAFE CLEVELAND 37 L’ALBATROS 38 MORTON’S THE STEAKHOUSE CLEVELAND 38 SLEEPY HOLLOW GOLF COURSE
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21 LOUNGE & KITCHEN A BAR + KITCHEN AZURE AT METROPOLITAN AT THE 9 BARGE 225 BARRIO GATEWAY CHINATO THE CHOCOLATE BAR THE CITY CLUB OF CLEVELAND CITY HALL ROTUNDA THE CMBA CONFERENCE CENTER THE CLEVELAND PUBLIC LIBRARY THE CLUB AT KEY CENTER COWELL & HUBBARD DYNOMITE THE ENGLISH OAK ROOM THE GALLERIES AT CSU GOODTIME III GREAT LAKES SCIENCE CENTER HEINEN’S MEZZANINE HOFBRÄUHAUS CLEVELAND HYDE PARK PRIME STEAKHOUSE I NTOWN CLUB OF CLEVELAND KAFETERIA AT 200 PUBLIC SQUARE NOODLECAT OLD COUNTY COURTHOUSE PLAYHOUSE SQUARE ALLEN THEATER PLAYHOUSE SQUARE CONNOR PALACE PLAYHOUSE SQUARE HANNA THEATRE PLAYHOUSE SQUARE HELEN ROSENFELD LEWIS BIALOSKY LAB THEATRE P LAYHOUSE SQUARE KENNEDY’S CABARET THEATRE P LAYHOUSE SQUARE OHIO THEATRE P LAYHOUSE SQUARE OUTCALT THEATRE P LAYHOUSE SQUARE STATE THEATRE PUBLIC AUDITORIUM THE ROTUNDA AT METROPOLITAN AT THE 9 T HE VAULT AT METROPOLITAN AT THE 9 WINKING LIZARD WONDER BAR 5TH STREET ARCADES THE CALFEE BUILDING C’EST LA VIE RESTAURANT AND LOUNGE THE HARD ROCK CAFE CLEVELAND MORTON’S THE STEAKHOUSE CLEVELAND
ALLEY CAT OYSTER BAR THE BIG BANG FWD DAY + NIGHTCLUB THE MUSIC BOX SUPPER CLUB
UNIVERSITY CIRCLE/MUSEUM AREA 11 CLEVELAND BOTANICAL GARDENS 12 THE CLEVELAND HISTORY CENTER AT WESTERN RESERVE HISTORICAL SOCIETY 13 CLEVELAND MUSEUM OF ART 14 CLEVELAND MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY 21 JUDSON MANOR 23 MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART CLEVELAND (MOCA) 30 SEVERANCE HALL 37 L’ALBATROS
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CLEVELAND CHOP HARRIS STANTON GALLERY THE VELVET DOG XO PRIME STEAKS
OTHER NEARBY LOCATIONS 4 THE 100TH BOMB GROUP RESTAURANT & EVENT CENTER 5 3901 AT MARIGOLD 6 THE ARIEL INTERNATIONAL CENTER 9 CANTERBURY GOLF CLUB 22 THE MALTZ MUSEUM 30 THE SARAH BENEDICT HOUSE 31 SHOREBY CLUB 31 SKYLIGHT FINANCIAL GROUP 36 CLEVELAND METROPARKS ZOO 36 CROP BISTRO & BAR 38 SLEEPY HOLLOW GOLF COURSE
21 LOUNGE & KITCHEN 21 Lounge & Kitchen is located right next to Quicken Loans Arena. We provide coordination for a variety of events, from themed parties and all week clubhouses, to private engagements with live music. As a full service restaurant and bar, we have the “scratch contemporary fare.” Our bar offers a large selection of bourbon, scotch and handcrafted cocktails. We can provide full event coordination or allow for third party contractors.
21 Lounge & Kitchen 2123 E. 2nd Street Cleveland, OH 44115 21lounge.com 440.739.0260
Type of Venue: Indoor event space, restaurant and bar Capacity: • Indoor event space: 200-300 reception, 150 seated • Restaurant and bar: 200-300 reception, 150 seated • Adjacent space also available for 21 Lounge use
THE 100TH BOMB GROUP RESTAURANT & EVENT CENTER The 100th Bomb Group Restaurant & Event Center is located right off the runway of Cleveland-Hopkins Airport, offering sweeping views of take-offs and landings. The restaurant atmosphere transports guests back to the WWII era. We offer a delicious menu and spacious rooms for any size gatherings. Within proximity to several airport area hotels, our venue can accommodate several group events at one time.
The 100th Bomb Group & Event Center 20920 Brookpark Road Cleveland, OH 44135 100thbgrestaurant.com 216.267.1010
Type of Venue: Ballrooms, restaurant Capacity: • Ballroom #1: Jeffrey: 300 reception, 225 seated • Ballroom #2: Rosie: 200 reception, 120 seated • Full Restaurant Rental: 1500 reception, 1000 seated • Observation Deck (2nd floor): 200 reception, 120 seated • Rosie Patio: 200 reception, 120 seated • Restaurant Patios: 450 reception, 350 seated • All Ground Floor Patios: 700 reception, 500 seated
3901 AT MARIGOLD 3901 at Marigold is an urban loft-style space that can accommodate 80 guests for a seated event and approximately 150 guests for a cocktail-style event. The space boasts large paintings hand drawn by a local Cleveland artist, and the room is styled with brick and wood. It features a built-in stage and bar and offers accommodations for AV with access to a screen and lighting. The space is air-conditioned, comes with 60-inch tables and chiavari chairs, 8- and 6-foot rectangular tables and high tops. It is attached to our catering kitchen, so all equipment is readily accessible. On-site parking is available for approximately 40 vehicles, but we recommend using a valet service.
3901 at Marigold 3901 Lakeside Avenue Cleveland, OH 44114 marigoldcatering.com 216.566.5400
Type of Venue: Indoor event and meeting space Capacity: 150 reception, 80 seated
A BAR + KITCHEN One of the cityâ€™s newest establishments, A Bar + Kitchen focuses on craft beer and modern American fare. We are a quick walk to and from all of the venues/hotels in downtown Cleveland, including Quicken Loans Arena, Progressive Field and Playhouse Square. We specialize in food that is always fresh, ranging from sandwiches to steaks, and a great list of modern craft beer and handcrafted cocktails. Our 6500+ square feet facility seats 180+ and features a mini-game room and a private room to host smaller events. Our food and beverage is unique to Cleveland, as we offer several items only available at the A Bar. With a modern dĂŠcor and central location, our venue is great for large or small groups.
A Bar + Kitchen 850 Euclid Avenue Cleveland, OH 44144 abarcle.com 216.644.8954
Type of Venue: Bar, restaurant and private room Capacity: 200 reception, 180+ seated
ALLEY CAT OYSTER BAR Alley Cat Oyster Bar, a waterfront oyster bar in the Flats East Bank entertainment district, features open spaces, expansive views of the Cuyahoga River and seasonal open-air dining. Alley Cat features the cuisine of a traditional shore restaurant with mainstays like oysters, mussels, clams, lobster and fresh fish alongside chicken, steak, chowders, soups and salads. Boat docking is available. The two-story restaurant is also available for private events.
Alley Cat Oyster Bar 1056 Old River Road Cleveland, OH 44113 alleycatoysterbar.com 216.574.9999
The Ariel International Center, a recently renovated 100-year-old rustic, historic, brick building with views of Cleveland and Lake Erie, hosts networking events, dinners, cocktail receptions, breakfasts, or luncheons, featuring about 18,000 total square feet of event space on three floors, with convenient parking and easy highway access. The Skyline Lake Room (4th floor) combines the warmth of red brick with elegant chandeliers, high beam wood ceilings, large windows, earth tone walls, international art and antiques, with panoramic views of the Cleveland skyline and Lake Erie. The Skyline Rooftop offers 360-degree views of Cleveland and Lake Erie, and an iconic water tower. The industrial chic Lakeview Room (3rd floor) has amber crystal chandeliers, European antiques, and striking views of the Lake.
The Ariel International Center 1163 E. 40th Street Cleveland, OH 44114 arielinternationalcenter.com/AIC/ homepage.html 216.344.9441
Type of Venue: Two-story restaurant, private room and outdoor space Capacity: 350 reception (inside and outside), 240 seated
THE ARIEL INTERNATIONAL CENTER
Type of Venue: Ballroom, indoor event space, rooftop deck Capacity: • Ballroom/Indoor event space: 450 reception, 350 seated • Rooftop deck: 325 reception, 280 seated • Ballroom/Indoor event space: 300 reception, 200 seated
AZURE AT METROPOLITAN AT THE 9 Azure at The 9 is Cleveland’s only sun deck and lounge, perched 150 feet above the city streets. The space is designed to eat, drink and soak up the downtown views from a cushy chaise lounge. Guests can enjoy live music, or relish the latest creations from our resident mixologist.
Azure at Metropolitan at The 9 2017 E. 9th Street Cleveland, OH 44115 metropolitancleveland.com 216.239.1200
Type of Venue: Outdoor space, bar Capacity: 350 reception, 120 seated
BARGE 225 Barge 225 is a waterfront property that features sweeping views of Cleveland’s skyline and Lake Erie. This newly renovated floating venue has a rich historical background predating the Titanic. It offers amenities including three levels of outdoor space that includes an expansive rooftop deck, private marina, full kitchen and private parking lot. Barge 225 is adjacent to Burke Lakefront Airport and is just blocks away from the Convention Center, as well as Cleveland’s top dining and entertainment venues. Four large open areas and six private rooms are available.
Barge 225 1151 N. Marginal Road Cleveland, OH 44114 no225.com 216.621.1601
Type of Venue: Indoor and outdoor event space Capacity: • Full Structure: Interior + Exterior: 1200 reception, 800 seated • 2nd Level Interior/Exterior + Rooftop: 600 reception, 445 seated • Rooftop Deck Exterior: 240 reception, 150 seated
BARRIO GATEWAY An innovative menu, upbeat atmosphere, and funky décor characterize this popular taco joint in the heart of the Gateway district. Don’t forget to check out the monthly specials for an exciting and modern twist on not-so-traditional tacos! Barrio is known for build-your-own tacos, fantastic whiskey and tequila concoctions, and a unique energy; it is a great place to stop in for a good time!
Barrio Gateway 503 Prospect Avenue Cleveland, OH 44115 barrio-tacos.com 216.862.4652
Type of Venue: Bar, restaurant, indoor and outdoor space Capacity: 500 reception, 200 seated including patio (160 inside)
THE BIG BANG The Big Bang is Cleveland’s only dueling piano bar featuring a delicious small-plates menu, full bar, craft cocktail menu and live dueling piano entertainment. Located in the new Flats East Bank entertainment district, The Big Bang is a unique modern venue with a large patio, open floor plan, fully equipped stage, state of the art PA system, and a variety of in-house catering and entertainment options.
The Big Bang 1163 Front Avenue Cleveland, OH 44113 thebigbangbar.com 216.417.6222
Type of Venue: Night club, patio/outdoor space, indoor event space Capacity: • Nightclub: 500 reception, 200 seated • Patio/Outdoor Space: 100 reception, 60 seated • Indoor Event Space: 500 reception, 200 seated
CANTERBURY GOLF CLUB Canterbury Golf Club is situated in the rolling terrain of Cleveland’s eastern suburbs. The club has carved out an unmatched history and tradition in the area. Canterbury has hosted 13 Major Championships and is one of only two clubs in history to have hosted all five of the men’s rotating Major Championships. The club culture is rich with love for the game of golf and a strong emphasis on the entire family experience. The 56,000-square-foot clubhouse was recently updated in 2009 and is host to all varieties of parties. Canterbury Golf Club is the golf destination in Northeast Ohio and the picturesque location for corporate outings, business lunches and cocktail parties.
Canterbury Golf Club 22000 South Woodland Road Cleveland, OH 44122 canterburygc.org 216.561.1000
Type of Venue: Golf course, outdoor patio and indoor meeting space Capacity: • Golf Course: 144 players • Outdoor Patio: 300 reception, 200 seated • Picard Lounge/Campbell Room: 350 reception, 200 seated
CHINATO Ristorante Chinato features the simple Italian cuisine of the regions north of Rome. Chinato is situated in a space that blends urban vibrancy and old world charm on Cleveland’s bustling E. 4th Street adjacent to Quicken Loans Arena. Chinato is available for private events with a seating capacity of 196 guests with an additional 24-seat outdoor patio.
Chinato 2079 E. 4th Street Cleveland, OH 44115 http://chinatocleveland.com 216.298.9080
Type of venue: Restaurant, outdoor space Capacity: • Inside: 300 reception, 196 seated • Outside: 30 standing, 24 seated
THE CHOCOLATE BAR The Chocolate Bar offers a casual, family-friendly menu, from filet to seafood. At night, guests can enjoy unique martinis, a bottle of wine or a chocolate fondue. We host private parties and events, offering special desserts and an extensive menu.
The Chocolate Bar 347 Euclid Avenue Cleveland, OH 44114 thechocolatebar.com 216.622.2626
Type of Venue: Private room, dining room, and restaurant Capacity: • Private Room: 60 reception, 40 seated • Back Dining Room: 75 reception, 60 seated • Restaurant: 200 reception, 120 seated
THE CITY CLUB OF CLEVELAND Rich in history and tradition, The City Club of Cleveland brings together a flexible facility with a top-notch catering department, using a creative, client-friendly approach. Our venue features seven well-appointed event rooms for groups of 2 to 250 people; the design of the floor plan permits privacy while also supporting freedom of flow. The City Club of Cleveland is utilized as a vibrant, dynamic, and diverse forum for citizens and thought leaders invested in understanding and discussing the issues and ideas that shape the region, nation and the world. It values reason, free speech and a vital and vigorous exchange of ideas that aims to inform, connect and motivate citizens to take action on issues relevant to our region and beyond.
The City Club 850 Euclid Avenue (2nd Floor) Cleveland, OH 44114 cityclub.org 216.621.0082
Type of Venue: Banquet rooms, library, meeting rooms Capacity: • Banquet Events: 300 reception, 250 seated • Forum Room*: 125 reception, 250 seated • Forum Room One (1/2) : 100 reception, 100 seated • Forum Room Two (1/2): 60 reception, 75 seated • Mandel Room: *100 reception, 100 seated • Main: 60 reception, 60 seated • Central: 22 reception, 22 seated • Pogue: 40 reception, 40 seated • Library: 20 reception, 20 seated * Room can be used full OR split into 2 rooms **Audiovisual equipment may alter capacities (i.e. panel discussions)
CITY HALL ROTUNDA The City of Cleveland’s Grand Hall Rotunda hosts weddings, receptions, luncheons, lectures and runway shows. The rotunda is a classic, elegant space in the heart of the city.
Grand Hall Rotunda, City Hall 601 Lakeside Avenue East Cleveland, OH 44114 cleveland-oh.gov 216.664.2484
Type of Venue: Rotunda Capacity: 225 reception, 225 seated
CLEVELAND BOTANICAL GARDENS Cleveland Botanical Gardens offers 10 landscaped acres of formal and natural gardens for cocktail parties and gatherings. From personal and intimate, to the most formal business functions, the Garden provides an elegant party venue for special events, both big and small. The bright, contemporary facility offers a variety of meeting spaces juxtaposed against dramatic and beautiful garden views. For meetings, our venues are equipped with audio-visual technology and we offer upscale, seasonally inspired menus by our exclusive catering partner, Bon Appétit.
Cleveland Botanical Gardens 11030 East Boulevard Cleveland, OH 44106 cbgarden.org 216.707.2846
Type of Venue: Indoor event space, outdoor space, small meeting rooms Capacity: • Indoor Event Space (Clark Hall – daytime): 300 reception, 240 seated • Indoor Event Space (Clark Hall – evening): 400 reception, 260 seated • Outdoor Space (Geis Terrace): 600 reception, 300 seated • Indoor Event Space (Woodland Hall): 200 reception, 175 seated • Indoor Event Space (Woodland Hall & Garden Room): 300 reception, 250 seated • Small Meeting Room (Mather Room): 14 seated • Small Meeting Room (Lecture Room): 24 seated • Entire Venue: 600 reception, 300 seated
CLEVELAND CHOP Cleveland Chop is a full service restaurant with multiple private rooms. We specialize in steak and seafood. Classically trained in French cuisine, our Chef is available to create any menu to meet your culinary expectations.
Cleveland Chop 824 West St. Clair Avenue Cleveland, OH 44113 clevelandchop.com 216.696.2467
Type of Venue: Restaurant and outdoor space Capacity: • Restaurant: 750 reception, 300 seated • Outdoor: 100 reception, 75 seated
THE CLEVELAND HISTORY CENTER AT WESTERN RESERVE HISTORICAL SOCIETY Founded in May 1867, the Western Reserve Historical Society is Cleveland’s oldest existing cultural institution. It was established as the historical branch of the Cleveland Library Association which dates from 1848. The Society’s creation was part of an important trend in the United States, the establishment of private organizations to oversee the collection and preservation of documents and objects relating to various aspects of national, regional and local history. While its original focus was on the history of Cleveland and the Western Reserve, it now concentrates on the history of Northeast Ohio. Today, the Cleveland History Center houses the Research Library, the Crawford Auto Aviation Museum, the Chisholm Halle Costume Wing (home to fashion exhibits), two historic mansions, Kidzibits Family Hands-on Gallery, as well as its administrative offices.
The Cleveland History Center at WRHS 10825 East Boulevard Cleveland, OH 44106 wrhs.org 216.721.5722
Type of Venue: Galleries, garden, museum Capacity: • Crawford Galleries: 100-300 reception, 100-300 seated • Norton Gallery: 50-150 reception, 50-150 seated • Hanna Garden: 250 reception, 250 seated
THE CMBA CONFERENCE CENTER The Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association (CMBA) Conference Center is a downtown, multi-purpose venue that will meet all of your convention needs. Our newly renovated space offers state-of-theart technology including video conferencing and high speed wireless internet. We have 10 rooms total, varying in capacity to serve 3 to 300+. Our largest space is a 398-seat auditorium equipped with A/V and phone conferencing capabilities. The Conference Center also offers spacious balconies overlooking the One Cleveland Center lobby for receptions. We provide on-site catering for all food and beverage requests. We can also offer use of private offices in addition to these rooms, and assistance with event planning and other concierge services. There is a convenient attached parking garage and the building has 24/7 security.
The CMBA Conference Center One Cleveland Center 1375 East 9th Street, Floors 2 & 3 Cleveland, OH 44114 www.clemetrobar.org/conferencecenter 216.696.3525
Type of Venue: Indoor event space Capacity: Indoor Event Space: 300+ reception, 875 seated (throughout 10 rooms, including a 398-seat auditorium; reception space includes use of our balconies)
CLEVELAND MUSEUM OF ART The Ames Family Atrium is a majestic 39,000-square-foot piazza designed by the internationally recognized architect Rafael Viñoly. The soaring, three-story-high ceiling accentuates the grandeur of the glass-enclosed space, centrally located in the heart of the museum’s galleries, which house a world-class collection known for its quality and breadth, spanning 6,000 years of achievement in the arts. Additionally, the south terrace can be rented with the atrium to host events outdoors during warmer months. Catering by Provenance provides world-class cuisine, featuring a menu inspired by renowned Chef Doug Katz, and unparalleled service to create a luxurious and one-of-a-kind experience for your guests. Our event specialists are available to assist you with all of your event planning needs, including menu, décor, entertainment, specialty lighting, and more. Your room rental includes usage of tables, chairs, china, and glassware for up to 400 guests.
Cleveland Museum of Art 11150 East Boulevard Cleveland, OH 44106 clevelandart.org 216.707.2141
Type of Venue: Atrium, auditoriums/halls, restaurants and banquet rooms Capacity: • Ames Family Atrium (Indoor): 2,000 reception, 850 seated • Banquet Room (Indoor): 175 reception, 120 seated • Private Dining Room (Indoor): 100 reception, 80 seated • Provenance Restaurant (Indoor): 75 reception, 40 seated • Boardroom (Indoor): 60 reception, 40 seated • Gartner Auditorium (Auditorium): 683 seated • Recital Hall (Auditorium): 150 seated • Lecture Hall (Auditorium):150 seated • Key Bank Lobby (Indoor): 175 reception, 100 seated
As Ohio’s largest museum devoted to the natural sciences, the Cleveland Museum of Natural History is an inspiring environment for events. From the Wade Gallery of Gems and Jewels to the winding vistas of the Perkins Wildlife Center and Woods Garden, every area creates a backdrop for your experience. Your event is fully customized to your exact standards all complemented by the culinary creations from award-winning chef and restaurateur Zack Bruell. We can accommodate groups from 50 to 1500. Amenities include: • In-house catering and full bar service • On-site event manager to coordinate each detail • 500-seat Auditorium • Customized Planetarium shows with our astronomy staff • Outdoor garden areas, perfect for mingling and socializing • Convenient parking and bus drop-off area
Cleveland Museum of Natural History 1 Wade Oval Drive, University Circle Cleveland, OH 44106 cmnh.org 216.231.4600
CLEVELAND MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY
Type of Venue: Museum, indoor and outdoor space, auditorium Capacity: • Indoor Galleries (event space): 1500 reception, 500 seated • Smith Environmental Garden: 100 reception • Perkins Wildlife Center & Woods Garden: TBD • Auditorium: 600 seated
THE CLEVELAND PUBLIC LIBRARY The Cleveland Public Library’s Main Library complex is the central library facility in our system. The historic Main Library Building was designed and built as part of Daniel Burnham’s Group Plan of 1903. This downtown campus offers a variety of spaces and venues: the neo-Classical elegance of the Main Building (completed in 1925), bright modern spaces in the Louis Stokes Wing (1997) and the urban oasis of the Eastman Reading Garden between the two buildings. Beautiful public artworks and sculptures abound, including the whimsical garden gates designed by Tom Otterness, fountain designed by Maya Lin, architectural and pictorial artworks and sweeping WPA-era murals. For business needs, a variety of meeting spaces and a 260-seat auditorium (maximum seating capacity: 312) provide an array of venues for business meetings, presentations and gatherings.
Cleveland Public Library 325 Superior Avenue Louis Stokes Wing: 525 Superior Avenue Cleveland, OH 44114 cpl.org 216.623.2921
Type of Venue: Auditoriums and halls Capacity: • Louis Stokes Wing Auditorium: 312 seated •L ouis Stokes Wing Lower Level: 150-200 reception, 130 seated (theater style) • Eastman Garden: 200 reception •A ll spaces will be available ONLY before 10:00 a.m. or after 6:00 p.m. Mondays – Saturdays.
THE CLUB AT KEY CENTER Established in 1991, The Club at Key Center is a private business and sports club comprised of formal and casual dining areas, five meeting rooms and full athletic facilities. Members are Cleveland’s civic, social and business leaders. The Club is ideally located on the fourth floor of The Key Center, in the heart of downtown Cleveland, offering superior service and luxurious surroundings in a private setting.
The Club at Key Center 127 Public Square Cleveland, OH 44114 clubcorp.com/Clubs/ The-Club-at-Key-Center 216.241.1272
Type of Venue: Meeting rooms, plazas Capacity: • Fountain View Room: 300 reception, 200 seated • Chairman’s Room: 30 reception, 25 seated • Heritage I: 40 reception, 24-36 seated • Heritage II: 40 reception, 24-36 seated • Heritage I & II: 80 reception, 65 seated • Plaza North: 10 seated • Plaza South: 10 seated • Plaza North & South: 24 reception, 20 seated • The Pub: 60 reception
COWELL & HUBBARD Cowell & Hubbard, a modern French restaurant situated in the heart of Playhouse Square, takes its name and its design essence from the iconic jewelry store that occupied the space from 1920 to 1981. Intimate dining is available in the “Vault.” The restaurant can accommodate 180 seated guests and is available for events.
Cowell & Hubbard 1305 Euclid Avenue Cleveland, OH 44115 cowellandhubbard.com 216.479.0555
Type of Venue: Restaurant Capacity: 200 reception, 200 seated
DYNOMITE Dynomite offers fresh, made-to-order burgers, sandwiches and sides done from scratch, as well as wine, beer, milkshakes and more. Dynomite specializes in casual, al fresco dining. Located in the heart of Playhouse Square, it offers a casual walk up with outdoor seating in the U.S. Bank Plaza. It’s available for outdoor events and located a few blocks away from Quicken Loans Arena.
Dynomite 1302 Euclid Avenue Cleveland, OH 44115 dynomitecleveland.com 760.409.5294
Type of Venue: Outdoor plaza Capacity: 200 reception, 150 seated
THE ENGLISH OAK ROOM Originally the restaurant for the Cleveland Union Terminal, The English Oak Room’s historical hand carved oak panels provide a stunning backdrop for events. Steps from downtown Cleveland, Horseshoe Casino and two of Cleveland’s top ranked hotels, The English Oak Room can comfortably accommodate 50 to 200 guests. Executive Caterers is the exclusive caterer for The English Oak Room.
The English Oak Room Tower City Center 230 West Huron Road #137 Cleveland, OH 44113 executivecaterers.com/englishoakroom 440.449.0700
Type of Venue: Private Room Capacity: 400 reception, 240 seated
FWD DAY + NIGHTCLUB FWD is an outdoor club featuring cutting edge music and a sophisticated, yet playful ambiance, that juxtaposes classic and modern atmospheres and celebrates the revitalized energy of the Flats. With an outdoor design and a members-only pool area, it serves as a day club and innovative nightclub after dark with cabanas and a dance floor.
FWD Day + Night Club 1176 Front Avenue Cleveland, OH 44113 FWDnightclub.com 216.308.1113
Type of Venue: Outdoor day club with pool, night club Capacity: • Day Club/Pool: 250 reception, 125 seated • Night Club: 900 reception, 600 seated •A dditional accommodations for 1,500 additional guests available with use of the green space. FWD will offer full cover options for weather.
THE GALLERIES AT CSU The Galleries at CSU are located in the historic Cowell & Hubbard Building at the corner of Euclid Avenue and E. 13th Street, in the heart of Playhouse Square and the newly developed Arts Campus. This stunning new venue opened September 2012 as a state-of-the-art gallery. The galleries are 3 distinct spaces totaling approximately 4,000 square feet. There is also an 18-seat conference room available.
The Galleries at CSU 1307 Euclid Avenue Cleveland, OH 44115 csuohio.edu/class/art-gallery 216.687.2103
Type of Venue: Art gallery Capacity: 400 reception, 160 seated
GOODTIME III The Goodtime III is the largest 1,000-passenger luxury ship on Lake Erie. This company has been in business since 1958! Goodtime III is perfect for customized parties and private events, and offers flexibility of services and an atmosphere unparalleled by any other venue. Full catering services, bar and entertainment. Available for breakfast, lunch, dinner or late night events. • 3 beverage bars • W heelchair accessible main deck, including rest rooms and gangway
• 2 dance floors • Freshly renovated in last 3 years • Cocktail parties for up to 800 guests
Enjoy Cleveland’s skyline and the exciting Flats area as you listen to the narration describing many sights and little known historical facts. The best way to see Cleveland!
Goodtime III 825 East 9th Street Pier North Coast Harbor Cleveland, OH 44114 goodtime3.com 216.861.5110
Type of Venue: Cruise ship Capacity: • Entire Ship: 800 reception, 350 seated • Main Deck: 220 reception, 215 seated • Second Deck: 350 reception, 120 seated, theater seating 252 • Third Deck: 40 seated, theater seating 182
GREAT LAKES SCIENCE CENTER The Great Lakes Science Center offers a convenient lakefront location within walking distance from Quicken Loans Arena with clear views of downtown Cleveland, Lake Erie and North Coast Harbor. From large celebrations to smaller business meetings, we offer unique event spaces for groups of all sizes including our spacious museum floors, exhibitions, outdoor decks and the historic Steamship William G. Mather. Our 300-seat OMNIMAX Theater features dozens of films and is also ideal for special presentations and lectures. Our Cityscape lawns are spacious outdoor sites for receptions, picnics and concerts. We have an attached 495-car parking garage, an in-house caterer and experienced staff.
Great Lakes Science Center 601 Erieside Avenue Cleveland, OH 44114 greatscience.com 216.696.4941
Type of Venue: Indoor and outdoor event space Capacity: • Full Museum: 4,000 • Promenade/Wintergarden: 400 reception, 220 seated • Traveling Exhibit Hall: 1,000 reception, 500 seated • Auditorium: 200 reception, 120 seated • OMNIMAX Theater: 300 theater style • NASA Glenn Visitors Center: 250 reception, 100 seated • Mezzanine: 120 reception, 80 seated • Outdoor Deck: 500 reception, 350 seated • Outdoor Lawns: 2,000+ • Steamship W. G. Mather: 300 reception, 70 seated
HARRIS STANTON GALLERY Harris Stanton Gallery offers 1500 square feet where fine regional, national and international art is displayed in a dramatic urban setting space. Our floor to ceiling windows offer stunning views of downtown Cleveland and iconic Terminal Tower. We are perfectly situated in the historic Warehouse District as we are within walking distance to the convention center and conveniently sandwiched between many fine restaurants. A kitchen with counter space, sink, small refrigerator and microwave is available as well as a single restroom. We’re ready to coordinate your cocktail party, reception or daytime event.
Harris Stanton Gallery 1370 West Ninth Street Cleveland, OH 44113 HarrisStantonGallery.com 216.471.8882
Type of venue: Art gallery Capacity: 150-200 reception, 80 (tables), 100 seated (chairs)
HEINEN’S MEZZANINE Heinen’s, in the historic Cleveland Trust Bank building, is located in the heart of downtown, within a short walking distance to key venues, hotels and restaurants. The multi-level building is on the National Historic Registry and features a soaring 60-foot high rotunda, topped by a stunning stained glass Tiffany style dome. The Mezzanine Balcony Bar with an award-winning wine and cheese department offers a unique reception area with onsite catering options, as well as wine and beers by the glass.
Heinen’s Mezzanine 900 Euclid Avenue Cleveland, OH 44115 heinens.com/downtown 216.302.3020
Type of Venue: Mezzanine Bar Capacity: 200 reception, 125 seated
HOFBRÄUHAUS CLEVELAND Hofbräuhaus Cleveland is a German microbrewery, beer hall, restaurant, and beer garden in the heart of Cleveland’s theater district. It replicates the 400+ year-old Hofbräuhaus in Munich, Germany, to help guests experience Bavaria in style. Complete with live music, fresh Hofbräu beer brewed on-site in our brewery, and of course, all the German delicacies found at any Oktoberfest, we provide an authentic German experience to inspire singing and dancing. We also offer two unique event spaces in the 100-year-old Hermit Club building. The Hermit Club is the nation’s oldest continuously operating private club devoted to amateur performing arts.
Hofbräuhaus Cleveland 1550 Chester Avenue Cleveland, OH 44114 hofbrauhauscleveland.com 216.621.2337
Type of Venue: Beer hall, dining rooms Capacity: • Bier Hall (1st Floor): 440 reception, 440 seated • Bier Stube Dining Room (1st Floor): 50 reception, 50 seated • Bier Stube Dining Room, Alcove, Bar (1st Floor): 70 reception, 60 seated • Festsaal (2nd Floor): 150 reception, 120 seated
HYDE PARK PRIME STEAKHOUSE The Hyde Park Prime Steakhouse is a fine dining restaurant located within walking distance of Quicken Loans Area, Public Square, numerous hotels and the Convention Center. Hyde Park offers prime steaks, seafood and many other lunch and dinner options. Private event space is available for breakfast, lunch and dinner, including the stunning adjacent arcade area.
Hyde Park Prime Steakhouse W. Prospect Avenue Cleveland, OH 44115 hydeparkrestaurants.com 216.514.2244
Type of Venue: Restaurant, private event space, arcade Capacity: • 5 Private Events Rooms: 5-10 reception, 10-130 seated • Van Sweringen Arcade at Hyde Park: 350 reception, 300 seated
INTOWN CLUB OF CLEVELAND Situated in Cleveland’s famed Playhouse Square theater district, with the iconic chandelier right outside our windows, The Intown Club (a 501(c) (3) tax-exempt) is a refined, traditional, restful oasis in the midst of the surrounding business and entertainment bustle. Located on the third floor of the Idea Center, with elevator access, the Club is just a 10 to 15 minute walk to the Quicken Loans Arena. With 8,470 square feet, the club offers defined areas for large and small meeting or dining activities, art galleries, and a living room environment that accommodates up to 120 guests. Our exclusive Club caterer provides complete food service to meet each client’s unique needs for breakfast, luncheon, dinner, or cocktail reception events. The Club offers bar and beverage service. Audio-visual equipment rental is available.
The Intown Club of Cleveland The Idea Center 1375 Euclid Avenue Suite 301 Cleveland, OH 44115 intownclub.org 216.621.0422
Type of Venue: Gallery, dining rooms • Gallery and Living Room: 120 reception, 120 seated • Main Dining Room: 90 reception, 90 seated • Private Dining Room: 28 reception, 28 seated
JUDSON MANOR Judson Manor is located in the heart of University Circle – a neighborhood filled with the world’s finest art, educational and cultural institutions. This 1920s architectural gem – built as a residential hotel – has been carefully restored to preserve the integrity of its old-world charm and unique spaces. From its rooftop terrace, the Manor offers stunning 360-degree views of University Circle and magnificent sunsets over the city of Cleveland. Judson Manor offers a variety of meeting and entertaining space which includes a ballroom with elevated stage and grand piano, a dining room, lounge and grill, all of which offer a variety of set-up choices for dining, presentations or entertaining guests in a social setting. The penthouse has a small entertaining space that spills out onto a rooftop deck that offers a magnificent view of the surrounding area.
Judson Manor 1890 E. 107th Street Cleveland, OH 44106 judsonsmartliving.org 216.410.8677
Type of Venue: Ballroom, lounge, penthouse, terrace, dining room, grill Capacity: • Ballroom: 200 reception, 100-150 seated • Lounge: 120-150 reception, 75-85 seated • Penthouse: 40-50 reception, 24-30 seated • Outdoor terrace: 100 reception, 100 seated • Lincoln Dining Room: 150 seated • Wade Park Grill: 75-100 reception, 50-60 seated
KAFETERIA AT 200 PUBLIC SQUARE Kafeteria is Zack Bruell’s reinvention of the traditional cafeteria concept, with five-star food in a casual, self-service setting at 200 Public Square. Kafeteria offers a variety of cuisine at each of its uniquely themed stations, including artisan pizzas, sushi, noodles, soups, grill items, salad bar, juice bar, plus convenient grab-and-go options for breakfast, lunch, business meetings and social hours. 200 Public Square can also accommodate up to 1,000 guests in the Atrium. Conveniently located near Quicken Loans Arena and the Cleveland Convention Center.
Kafeteria at 200 Public Square 200 E. Roadway Public Square Cleveland, OH 44114 kafeteriacleveland.com 216.298.9132
Type of Venue: Cafeteria, private event space, atrium Capacity: 400 reception, 250 seated
THE MALTZ MUSEUM The Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage is housed in an architecturally stunning building faced with 126 tons of Golden Jerusalem. Since opening its doors in 2005, the Museum has showcased the Cleveland Jewish community’s cultural history and its role in the larger “American Story.” Also a Museum of diversity and tolerance, the Museum provides a stage for stories of struggle, courage and creativity; a forum for difficult conversations around discrimination; and a platform for youth to share their visions for the future. The distinctive East Side cultural hub offers engaging exhibitions, windowed lobby, intimate 65-seat theatre and ample free parking.
The Maltz Museum 2929 Richmond Road Beachwood, OH 44122 maltzmuseum.org 216.593.0575
Type of Venue: Museum, exhibit space, lobby, theater Capacity: • Entire Museum: 400 reception, 350 seated • Special Exhibition space: 250 reception, 250 seated • Lobby: 150 reception, 100 seated • Theatre: 70 seated
MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART CLEVELAND (MOCA) MOCA is the region’s only contemporary art museum. Its sensational, award-winning building, located in the Uptown neighborhood of University Circle, offers a variety of space for your guests to mingle in the setting of a cutting-edge contemporary art museum. MOCA offers unique venue spaces for up to 550 guests indoors and an additional space for 250 outdoors on our adjacent Plaza. Your guests will have access to MOCA’s exhibitions on view in both the Mueller Family Gallery and Lewis Gallery. We will coordinate your event with our food service partner, award-winning Marigold Catering. Marigold offers artfully staged cuisine and detailed event management, with full service coordination of design and logistics.
Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland (MOCA) 11400 Euclid Avenue Cleveland, OH 44106 mocacleveland.org 216.658.6915
Type of Venue: Indoor space, outdoor plaza, meeting rooms Capacity: • Indoor – Ground Floor: 550 reception, 300 seated • Outdoor Plaza: 250 reception, 160 seated • Meeting Rooms (3): 60 reception, 40 seated
THE MUSIC BOX SUPPER CLUB The Music Box Supper Club is a two-story concert venue, restaurant, and private events destination located on the West Bank of the river in Downtown Cleveland. Across our two stages, we host well-known national touring musicians and local Northeast Ohio talent. Additionally, we have a menu that draws on locally sourced food products obtained through sustainable and ethical resources. With our waterfront views, two outdoor decks overlooking the riverfront and Downtown Cleveland, and flexible floor plans, the Music Box can host a wide variety of parties and events.
The Music Box Supper Club 1148 Main Avenue Cleveland, OH 44113 musicboxcle.com 216.242.1250
Type of Venue: Dining room, stage, riverfront deck, concert hall, rooftop deck Capacity: • Supper Club with stage & riverfront deck on 1st Floor: 725 reception, 300 seated • Concert Hall/Ballroom with large stage on 2nd Floor: 800 reception, 380 seated • Tented Rooftop Deck – adjacent to Concert Hall: 250 reception, 150 seated
NOODLECAT Noodlecat is a fun, interactive, noodle house from Jonathon Sawyer, a 2015 James Beard Award winning chef. The restaurant offers three styles of ramen, a gluten-free rice bowl with build your own options and several fresh and healthy salads.
Noodlecat 234 Euclid Avenue Cleveland, OH 44115 noodlecat.com 216.589.0007
Type of Venue: Restaurant, indoor space Capacity: 80 reception, 50 seated
OLD COUNTY COURTHOUSE The Old Courthouse is one of several Beaux-Arts buildings created in the early 20th century as part of the city’s “Grand Plan.” The granite structure, designed by architects Daniel H. Burnham, John M. Carrere, and Arnold R. Brunner, was completed in 1912. Today, the courthouse houses dozens of courtrooms, judge’s chambers, and offices, including the Estate Tax office and the Probate Court.
Old County Courthouse 1 Lakeside Avenue Cleveland, Ohio 44113 publicworks.cuyahogacounty.us/ en-US/courthouse-rental.aspx 216.443.7095
Type of Venue: Ballroom Capacity: 500 reception, 350 seated
PLAYHOUSE SQUARE The strikingly renovated Allen Theatre offers a dramatic setting for special events. The re-invented main lobby features built-in bars and lounge areas. The upper lobby is a unique environment for social or business events, from intimate meetings to seated banquets. The redesigned auditorium makes an up-to-the-minute setting for stage programs of all kinds.
ALLEN THEATRE Playhouse Square Allen Theatre 1407 Euclid Avenue Cleveland, OH 44115 playhousesquare.org 216.771.4444
Type of Venue: Theatre Capacity: • Lobby: Maximum Reception 400, Maximum Seated 300 • Auditorium Seating: 500
PLAYHOUSE SQUARE The Palace Theatre, renamed Connor Palace in 2014, Grand Lobby features beautiful Italian columns, spectacular marble staircases and crystal chandeliers. It is an ideal location for receptions and a unique backdrop for photographs. The Connor Palace stage is also available for dinners and receptions.
CONNOR PALACE Playhouse Square Connor Palace 1615 Euclid Avenue Cleveland, OH 44115 playhousesquare.org 216.771.4444
Type of Venue: Theatre Capacity: • Lobby: 400 reception, 300 seated • Stage: 250 reception, 180 seated • Auditorium: 2,798 seated
PLAYHOUSE SQUARE The re-imagined Hanna Theatre has made national headlines with its bold and innovative design. Perfect for formal business presentations, award ceremonies and other stage programs.
HANNA THEATRE Playhouse Square Hanna Theatre 2067 East 14th Street Cleveland, OH 44115 playhousesquare.org 216.771.4444
Type of Venue: Theatre Capacity: • Stage: Maximum Reception 200, Maximum Seated 150 • Auditorium Seating: 550
PLAYHOUSE SQUARE At 150 seats, the Helen Rosenfeld Lewis Bialosky Lab Theatre is completely flexible to accommodate performances, meetings, presentations, etc. for smaller groups.
HELEN ROSENFELD LEWIS BIALOSKY LAB THEATRE Playhouse Square Helen Rosenfeld Lewis Bialosky Lab Theatre 1407 Euclid Avenue Cleveland, OH 44115 playhousesquare.org 216.771.4444
Type of Venue: Theatre Capacity: • Maximum Reception 100, Maximum Seated 75 • Auditorium Seating: 146
PLAYHOUSE SQUARE Kennedy’s Cabaret Theatre is located just outside the Ohio Theatre Lobby. This intimate space features brick walls, a wide oak bar and intimate seating in either a theater style configuration (ideal for meetings) or cabaret style for an informal dining experience. Ideal for small parties or corporate meetings.
KENNEDY’S CABARET THEATRE Playhouse Square Kennedy’s Cabaret Theatre 1501 Euclid Avenue Cleveland, OH 44115 playhousesquare.org 216.771.4444
Type of Venue: Cabaret Theatre Capacity: • Lobby: Maximum Reception 100, Maximum Seated 64
PLAYHOUSE SQUARE The Ohio Theatre’s opening night, February 14, 1921, revealed one of Playhouse Square’s most elaborate lobbies with a breathtaking frescoed ceiling, stately Corinthian columns and three original murals by a famous Italian artist. Thanks to a generous gift from the George Gund Foundation to “Advancing the Legacy, The Campaign for Playhouse Square,” guests attending performances in spring of 2016 will enjoy the sightlines of the lobby fully restored to its original 1921 splendor.
OHIO THEATRE Playhouse Square Ohio Theatre 1511 Euclid Avenue Cleveland, OH 44115 playhousesquare.org 216.771.4444
Type of Venue: Grand lobby Capacity: • Lobby: Maximum Reception 200, Maximum Seated 100 • Auditorium Seating: 1,001
PLAYHOUSE SQUARE One of only three such theater spaces in the country, the adaptability of the Outcalt Theatre can be reconfigured to present events in Thrust, Arena, End-stage or Runway modes, with capacities ranging from 259 to 334. Debuting January 13, 2012, this contemporary designed and technically state-of-the-art venue offers superb facilities for learning and experimentation for both artists and technical theater students.
OUTCALT THEATRE Playhouse Square Outcalt Theatre 1407 Euclid Avenue Cleveland, OH 44115 playhousesquare.org 216.771.4444
Type of Venue: Theatre Capacity: • Maximum Reception 175, Maximum Seated 125 • Auditorium Seating: 207
PLAYHOUSE SQUARE The State Theatre’s Ireland Lobby is the largest in our complex, with a large built-in bar and beautifully restored historic murals on every wall. The main floor and mezzanine area offer versatile locations for events of any size. The State Theatre stage is also available for your event.
STATE THEATRE Playhouse Square State Theatre 1519 Euclid Avenue Cleveland, OH 44115 playhousesquare.org 216.771.4444
Type of Venue: Theatre Capacity: • Lobby: Maximum Reception 500, Maximum Seated 250 • Stage: Maximum Reception 800, Maximum Seated 500 • Auditorium Seating: 3,054
PUBLIC AUDITORIUM Public Auditorium provides a unique, historic atmosphere. Opened since 1922, General Eisenhower spoke here, Duke Ellington played here, as did Elvis and The Beatles. And, more recently, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame held their induction ceremonies here. Public Auditorium underwent a multi-million dollar renovation and offers underground connectivity to the Cleveland Convention Center. Filled with murals and ornate details, the building is popular for fundraisers, conventions, conferences, weddings and exhibitions. The hall includes a large registration lobby, the 10,000-seat Public Auditorium, 3,000seat Cleveland Music Hall and 600-seat Little Theater. Fifteen meeting rooms can accommodate groups of 10 to 700.
Public Auditorium 500 Lakeside Avenue Cleveland, OH 44114 city.cleveland.oh.us 800.543.2489
Type of Venue: Auditorium, lobby, music hall, theater, meeting rooms Capacity: • Registration Lobby: 650 reception, 650 seated • Auditorium: 2000 seated • Cleveland Music Hall: 3000 seated, theater style • Little Theater: 600 seated, theater style • 15 additional meeting rooms: 10-700 reception, 10-700 seated
THE ROTUNDA AT METROPOLITAN AT THE 9 Built in 1908 and renovated in 2014, The Rotunda at The 9 offers 7,500 square feet of gorgeous space beneath the original breathtaking Tiffany glass dome of the Cleveland Trust Rotunda.
The Rotunda at Metropolitan at The 9 2017 E. 9th Street Cleveland, OH 44115 metropolitancleveland.com 216.239.1200
Type of Venue: Rotunda, meetings rooms Capacity: 250 reception, 150 seated
THE SARAH BENEDICT HOUSE The Sarah Benedict House is the home of the Cleveland Restoration Society. It is a beautifully restored 1883 mansion that was close to Cleveland’s Millionaire’s Row. The 1st floor is ideal for meetings, receptions and seated dinners, featuring wood paneling, hand stenciled wall decorations and appropriate furnishings. There are four adjoining rooms, kitchen and two restrooms. The house has a magnificent outdoor patio and garden space. Plants and flowers from a typical 1880s garden are combined with elements of contemporary art. The granite paved upper level is set off from the grassy lawn below by a stone “fireplace” fountain, where jets of water mimic flames and cascade down a stone staircase. An ornamental iron fence and trellis enclosure create the feeling of an outdoor room.
The Sarah Benedict House 3751 Prospect Avenue Cleveland, OH 44115 clevelandrestoration.org/sarah_ house-garden.php 216.426.3108
Type of Venue: Indoor and outdoor space Capacity • 1st Floor: 100 reception, 50 seated • Garden and fountain: 250 reception, 90 seated
SEVERANCE HALL Hailed as one of the world’s most beautiful concert halls, Severance Hall has been home to The Cleveland Orchestra since its opening on February 6, 1931. The elegant structure reflects the finest craftsmanship available, and is a harmonization of a number of styles: Georgian (or Neo-classic) exterior, and French Nouveau, Egyptian Revival, Classicism and Modernism interior.
Severance Hall 11001 Euclid Avenue Cleveland, OH 44106 severancehall.com 216.231.7300
Type of Venue: Concert halls, lobby/foyer, meeting rooms Capacity: • Concert Hall – auditorium: 1920 seated • Chamber Hall – auditorium: 402 seated • Grand Foyer – lobby: 800 reception, 370 seated • Taplin/First Energy – meeting rooms: 240 reception, 150 seated • Smith Lobby – 400 reception, 230 seated
SHOREBY CLUB Shoreby Club is a 23-room mansion built in 1890 that brings together the elegance of a lakefront estate and the amenities of a private club. Members call it “a piece of country in the city,” where luxurious club quarters, superb dining and recreational facilities offer a retreat for business, personal and family enjoyment. Shoreby Club offers many elegant settings for personal and business dining. The enclosed patio and formal terrace overlooking the shoreline and garden provide spectacular lake views. The intimate library is ideal for small groups.
Shoreby Club 40 Shoreby Drive Bratenahl, OH 44108 shorebyclub.com 216.851.2582
Type of Venue: Restaurant, bar, ballroom, meeting room, outdoor patio Capacity: 500 reception with tent, 400 seated with tent
SKYLIGHT FINANCIAL GROUP A rooftop event space with unique views of the City of the Cleveland. The main event space, with outdoor patio, has capacity for 140 people cocktail style or 60 seated. The event space also gives access to six other conference rooms with seating capacity varying from 3 to 18. Located in the same building as the prestigious Crop Bistro, onsite catering for all food and drink needs is readily available. All rental fees are being donated directly to the Skylight Foundation.
Skylight Financial Group 2012 W. 25th Street, Suite 900 skylightfinancialgroup.com 216.592.7352
Type of Venue: Indoor event space, rooftop event space, conference rooms Capacity: • Indoor/outdoor event space: 140 reception, 60 seated • Conference rooms: 3-18 reception/seated
THE VAULT AT METROPOLITAN AT THE 9 Step through time – and a 1906 bank vault door – into the inventively reimagined labyrinth beneath the iconic Cleveland Trust rotunda. These former bank vaults of Cleveland’s elite have been transformed into private cocktail rooms and prohibition-era bars. Channeling a provocative speakeasy vibe, the Vault animates any social gathering with signature cocktails and conversation-sparking décor.
The Vault at Metropolitan at The 9 2017 E. 9th Street Cleveland, OH 44115 metropolitancleveland.com 216.239.1200
Type of Venue: Private event space, bar Capacity: 400 reception, 50 seated
THE VELVET DOG Velvet Dog is located in Cleveland’s Warehouse District. The club features three levels plus a rooftop patio with dramatic views of Downtown Cleveland. With three floors of club space we have the ability to accommodate any size party.
The Velvet Dog 1280 West 6th Street Cleveland, OH 44113 velvetdogcleveland.com 216.664.1116
Type of Venue: Night club, outdoor rooftop, indoor space Capacity: (removable seating) • Night club: 1000 reception • Outdoor/Rooftop: 350-400 reception • Indoor space: 600-650 reception
WINKING LIZARD The Winking Lizard is a one-floor restaurant with a sports-bar atmosphere conveniently located within one block of Quicken Loans Arena. Our facility offers kitchen service and two separate full-service bars which can be utilized as one large space. This facility can be divided into two distinctly separate venues, each with full kitchen and bar service. Our menu features classic American food, including wings, pizza, burgers, ribs, and salads and we can accommodate specific menu requests. We also offer a wide variety of craft and domestic beer accompanied by an extensive selection of whiskey.
Winking Lizard 811 Huron Road Cleveland, OH 44115 winkinglizard.com 216.831.0505
Type of Venue: Restaurant, bar, outdoor space Capacity: • Indoor Tavern with outdoor space (whole facility): 375 reception, 275 seated • Indoor Tavern with outdoor space (half facility - Main): 200 reception, 150 seated • Indoor Tavern space (half facility – Pointe): 175 reception, 125 seated
WONDER BAR Wonder Bar is a locally owned, Cleveland proud bar located in the center of the East 4th Street dining district. We carry a large selection of craft beer and high-end liquors. Our whiskey collection is the largest downtown, containing many rare, hard to obtain bottles. Craft sodas and house made ingredients round out the cocktails. Our food selection is made of handcrafted ingredients designed to pair with the perfect pint or a curated cocktail.
Wonder Bar 2044 East 4th Street Cleveland, OH 44115 WonderBarCleveland.com 216.298.4050
Type of Venue: Bar, restaurant, indoor and outdoor space Capacity: 99 reception, 63 seated • 47 indoor (30 at tables, 17 at bar) • 16 outdoor on patio
XO PRIME STEAKS At XO Prime Steaks, diners experience USDA PRIME-Aged steaks along with creative and fresh seafood dishes. We are the only all USDA PRIME steakhouse in Ohio and guarantee to satisfy and exceed our guest’s expectations with a unique combination of food, service and ambiance.
XO Prime Steaks 500 West Saint Clair Avenue Cleveland, OH 44113 xoprimesteaks.com 216.861.1919
Type of Venue: Restaurant, bar, private room Capacity: 250 reception, 150 seated
OUR PARTNERS 5TH STREET ARCADES ER N RT PA
5th Street Arcades 530 Euclid Avenue Cleveland, OH 44115 5thstreetarcades.com 216.583.0500
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The 5th Street Arcades are situated in the heart of downtown Cleveland, running parallel between East 4th and East 6th Streets, bound by Euclid and Prospect Avenues at each end. These century-old shopping arcades are unique architectural landmarks. The Colonial Arcade, built in 1898, and the Euclid Arcade, constructed in 1911, were connected in 2000 – when the historic Colonial Hotel, which sits atop the Colonial Arcade, was renovated and reopened as the Marriott Residence Inn.
Type of Venue: Arcades Capacity: 800 reception, 500 seated
THE CALFEE BUILDING ER N RT PA
The Calfee Building 1405 East Sixth Street Cleveland, OH 44114 calfee.com 216.622.8200
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The Calfee Building is on the National Register of Historic Places, valued for its significant architecture including the marble and stone throughout the beautifully restored building which features a two-story lobby and mezzanine. The Calfee Building also offers a conference center with meeting and caucus rooms that provide sophisticated audio and visual equipment with video conferencing and catering capabilities. Office space is available and can be customized for additional meeting set-up, offices, storage or other needs. Our dynamic and dramatic location for meetings, receptions and supplemental office space is within easy walking distance of all the major convention venues, including the Convention Center, Quicken Loans Arena, several convention hotels, restaurants and event locations. The seven-story building is located at the corner of East Sixth and Rockwell. Parking is available in the adjacent garage.
Type of Venue: Indoor event space, office space Capacity: • Indoor Event Space Main Lobby: 320 reception, 220 seated • Indoor Event Space Mezzanine: 70 reception, 50 seated • Indoor Event Space Conference Center: 10-80 seated • Office Space: 2,648 square feet, including five ready to use offices and customizable space
C’EST LA VIE RESTAURANT AND LOUNGE ER N RT PA
C’est La Vie Restaurant and Lounge 1801 East Ninth Street Cleveland, OH 44114 cestlavielounge.com 216.862.5906
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C’est La Vie Restaurant and Lounge is an upscale dining experience. We serve delicious French-American fare in a beautiful lounge setting, suitable for meetings, parties and corporate events.
Type of Venue: Restaurant/Lounge Capacity: 150 reception, 120 seated
CLEVELAND METROPARKS ZOO ER N RT PA
Cleveland Metroparks Zoo 3900 Wildlife Way Cleveland, OH 44109 clevelandmetroparks.com/Zoo/Zoo.aspx 216.661.6500
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The Cleveland Metroparks Zoo creates compelling experiences that connect people with wildlife and inspire personal responsibility for conserving the natural world. Home to more than 3,000 animals representing 600 species, we offer many venues within the Zoo property for small private events to large groups up to 5,000. The Zoo is an accredited member of the Association of Zoos & Aquariums and participates in 58 Species Survival Plans.
Type of Venue: Zoo buildings, outdoor pavilions and restaurants Capacity: • African Elephant Crossing: 800 reception, 150 seated •Auditorium: 150 reception, 96 seated • Nature Nook Pavilion: 150 reception, 120 seated • Palva Hut Pavilion: 7500 reception, 450 seated • Primate Picnic Canopy: 500 reception, 225 seated • Primate, Cat & Aquatics Building: 325 reception, 225 seated • Reinberger Homestead: 100 reception, 50 seated • Roaring Lion Café: 100 reception, 50 seated • Stillwater Place: 700 reception, 300 seated • The RainForest: 800 reception, 300 seated • Tucker Court: 600 reception, 120 seated • Wade Hall Building and Deck: 222 reception, 120 seated • Waterfowl Lake Tent: 5000 reception, 225 seated • Wild Wonder Pavilion: 150 reception, 20 seated • Windows on the World: 100 reception, 80 seated • Wolf Wilderness Cabin: 100 reception, 56 seated
CROP BISTRO & BAR ER N RT PA
Crop Bistro & Bar 2537 Lorain Avenue Cleveland, OH 44113 cropbistro.com 216.696.2767
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Since its June 2007 launch in the heart of Cleveland’s Warehouse District, Crop Bistro & Bar has grown into the city’s most innovative restaurant, featuring a distinctive menu of inventive American cuisine, built upon foundations of freshness, flavor and whimsy. A project of well-seasoned chef and food professional Steve Schimoler, Crop was originally imagined as a laboratory for Chef Steve’s cutting-edge culinary research – a Customized Restaurant Operations Platform, if you will. Today, that concept has evolved into a casually elegant showplace for Steve’s signature fare. Discerning diners will find Crop’s menu enticing yet approachable, relying heavily on products culled from the region’s small farms. Like the harvest, the dishes change frequently to best utilize all that is freshest and most fiercely delicious.
Type of Venue: Vault, conference room, shop, dining room and restaurant Capacity: • Vault: 225 reception, 150 seated • Conference Room: 50 reception, 30 seated • Shop: 125 reception, 60 seated • TEN: 125 reception, 60 seated • Main Dining Room: 500 reception, 175 seated • Entire Restaurant: 1,250 reception, 350-400 seated
THE HARD ROCK CAFE CLEVELAND ER N RT PA
Hard Rock Cafe Cleveland 230 West Huron Road Cleveland, OH 44113 hardrock.com/cafes/cleveland 216.830.7625
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The Hard Rock Cafe Cleveland is located in Tower City, in the heart of downtown Cleveland, within walking distance to Progressive Field and The Q Arena. Guests can enjoy our living museum of music history, paired up with savory American cuisine for a truly unique experience.
Type of Venue: Restaurant Capacity: 375 reception, 202 seated
L’ALBATROS ER N RT PA
L’Albatros 11401 Bellflower Road Cleveland, OH 44106 albatrosbrasserie.com 216.791.7880
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L’Albatros is a traditional French brasserie, set in an old carriage house on the campus of Case Western Reserve University in University Circle. Consistently rated as one of Cleveland’s top restaurants and most beautiful outdoor patio. L’Albatros features daily specials and extensive cheese and wine offerings. Available for private events, L’Albatros has a seating capacity of 152 guests inside and an outdoor patio capacity of 110.
Type of Venue: Restaurant and patio Capacity: • Inside: 200 reception, 152 seated • Outside: 180 reception, 110 seated
MORTON’S THE STEAKHOUSE CLEVELAND ER N RT PA
Morton’s The Steakhouse Cleveland Tower City - 1600 West Second Street Cleveland, OH 44113 mortons.com/cleveland 216.621.6200
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Renowned for its signature menu and hospitality, Morton’s The Steakhouse Cleveland serves fine quality foods, featuring USDA prime-aged beef, succulent seafood, hand-picked produce, desserts and an award-winning wine list. We are conveniently located in Tower City Center, connected to the Ritz-Carlton Cleveland, Cleveland Renaissance Hotel and with easy accessible walkway to Quicken Loans Arena. Morton’s is also just steps away from the Horseshoe Casino. Private dining is available for 10 to 120 people.
Type of Venue: Restaurant, bar, private dining, mall space Capacity: • Restaurant, Bar, Private Dining: 625 reception, 275 seated • Mall Space: 200 seated
SLEEPY HOLLOW GOLF COURSE ER N RT PA
Sleepy Hollow Golf Course 9445 Brecksville Road Brecksville, OH 44141 clevelandmetroparks.com/Golf 440.526.4285
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Golfweek magazine has ranked Sleepy Hollow Golf Course as the #1 municipal course in Ohio and the #14 in America. With its spectacular views of Cuyahoga River Valley and classic layout, Sleepy Hollow Golf Course ranks as one of the great golf challenges in Cleveland. The course was designed by Stanley Thompson, a member of the Royal Canadian Golf Hall of Fame. It opened in 1924 as a private country club on land leased from Cleveland Metroparks and was opened to public play in 1963. Sleepy Hollow has been the site for many amateur and professional events including qualifying events for USGA championships and every other year hosting the Greater Cleveland Amateur Championship.
Type of Venue: Golf course, clubhouse Capacity: • Valley View I: 48 seated • Valley View II: 140 seated, with dance floor 120