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Come, Play! Fest

The entire community is invited to the June 23 event in the Moreland neighborhood.

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Everyone is invited to play games, sip a summery drink, and simply soak up some sun at this community-centered, summertime street fair and field day. Bring your friends and family and join long-time Shaker Heights residents in the Moreland neighborhood to take part in the fun of old-timey lawn games, races, crafts, music, and food. What better way to spend a summer weekend?

This event is supported in part by an award from the National Endowment for the Arts and produced in partnership with Ingenuity Cleveland.

What: Come, Play! Fest            
When: Saturday, June 23 
Time: 12-6 pm 
Where: Moreland neighborhood (Chelton Rd. between Hampstead Rd. and ScottsdaleBlvd. and nearby City-owned vacant lots)

Free & open to the public

Facebook event page:

• Giant Jenga
• Bucket Ball
• Tail Tag
• Lawn Twister
• Chalk Drawing
• Oobleck (messy science)
• Pool Noodle "Croquet"
• Kites
• Frisbee Golf
• Corn Hole
• Hoops 
• Badminton
• 4 square balls and chalk
• Field Day Games and races - egg/spoon, gunnysack, 3-legged, wheelbarrow.
• Musical Petting Zoo
• Painted Labyrinth in grass
• Giant Scrabble made by Ingeneers
• Sidewalk Chalk
• Upcycled Toilet Paper Roll Crafting

Art Exhibitors/Vendors 
• Making Our Own Space (MOOS) program demonstation and live build
• Ultimate Team Up Gaming Area - from homemade to market
• Bubble Blowing Area Sponsored by Dr UR Awesome
• Fire and Light Flow Arts Area for youth and adult
• Yoga 
• Line Dancing
• Craft Area (multiple artists)
• Old-Timey Games (antique game dealer)
• Two One Fix Bicycle
• Different Things Gallery
• Humans2Nature INC
• 2Handz Productions 
• Art Speaks 

• Get Hep Swing Lessons with Live Band
• Sam Hooper
• DJ Set


Sound Fun? Want to get involved? Here's how:

  • Apply to show art, vend, or perform with the Exhibitor Sign Up form.

  • Volunteer to host games, greet guests, or serve as a neighborhood ambassador with the Volunteer Sign Up form.

For more information, contact Emily Appelbaum, 440-479-2077.

ADA Accessibility:
For individuals with disabilities arriving by car, accessible parking will be located along Nicholas Ave. Please enter at the Lee Road end of this street.

Our event site is a city neighborhood, which includes​ ​city streets and sidewalks​ with sidewalk ramps and sloped driveways. We have made efforts to identify and address areas ​where ADA accessibility can be provided.

Thursday, June 21, 2018


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