Since 1879, people of Italian Descent settled in an area of Cleveland's east side known as Little Italy. For many generations, the heart of Little Italy's religious tradition, as well as the Italian-American community, has been Holy Rosary Church. The preeminent celebration of Holy Rosary is the Feast of the Assumption on August 15th in honor of the assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary into heaven.
This Summer, July 21, 22 and 23, 2017– the Alta House will celebrate and host the 26th Annual John Anthony Cipullo Tournament in Memory of John Anthony Cipullo. This special three‐day tournament will feature competition among local, regional and national teams vying for the prestigious Championship Cup, as well as cash and prizes.
The First "Hard Hat Summer Art Walk
Friday June 1 5-9
Saturday June 2 12-9
Sunday June 3 12-5
Original Oil paintings by Miguel Maldonado, memories of growing up in the South Bronx, NY
In Addition: New Jewelry Trunk Show by Linda O
PARTY with us Saturday June 2nd
Live Music by Brazilian guitarist Luca Mundaca
Refreshments and art in our back outdoor garden
On February 6, 2018 6pm-10pm. Little Italy Redevelopment will host its first Tripe Dinner fundraiser at Holy Rosary Parish Hall. The proceeds from this fun filled cultural event will provide operational support to our organization, so we can continue our work for the stakeholders of Little Italy. Tickets are $45.00 ea. and includes Tripe, a full dinner including Chicken cutlets, Pasta, Meatballs, Sausage & Peppers, Beer, Wine and more.
The "October Harvest Festival, Discover Art, Food & Culture", is scheduled for Oct 6,7,8. Hours: Friday 5-9, Sat. 12-9, Sun 12-5. The Columbus day parade follows on Monday the 9th.
Please save the date. We will be adding additional details about special events soon!
The Taste in Little Italy returns to
Cleveland’s Historic Little Italy September 17
The Taste in Little Italy returns to Little Italy in Cleveland on Sunday, September 17, 2:00 – 5:00PM at the Singer Steel Building (2100 Random Road). The event offers the finest Cleveland foods, wines, craft brews, auctions, and entertainment in a relaxed setting.
Live at Tony Brush Park in Little Italy Cleveland - Billy Donato - A world-class act presents a true variety of styles and eras performed with warm comedic flair, creating his hallmark -- Vintage Vegas with a Modern Twist -- blending Retro Cool with Contemporary Sounds.
Tricia Kaman's Studio/Gallery will be open to visitors during the entire art walk weekend! Champagne Reception - Friday Night Art Walk Preview NEW for this Art Walk, Canvas Prints of "Sacred Lotus", the award winning landscape. Studio features Tricia's original oil paintings, signed, limited edition Giclee prints and freehand scissors cut Silhouettes. (Allow 5-10 minutes sitting time per person.)
Tara Seibel Gallery & Studio will be exhibiting a collection of Tara's illustrations, cartoons, comix and poster art framed in display cases. Most of her work depicts Cleveland and Little Italy as playful, humorous subjects.
Pics On Route 66, the wood panel series, will be on display during open studio at David Schwartz Photography in Little Italy, Cleveland from June 2nd - 4th. The exhibition will run concurrent with the Little Italy Summer Art Walk. David will be on-hand throughout the weekend to share stories about the images and answer your Route 66 questions.
Artistic Engineering by Lauren Lenio - Judy Weber Jewelry Trunk Show - Renee Farrell Art and Photography Exhibition
Youngstown, OH artist Lauren Lenio has been back in her studio letting her creative juices flow. Be one of the first to check out her new creations during the 2017 Summer Little Italy Art Walk.
Featuring artist, Cherie Spencer Lesnick, "Mark Making & the Elusive Spirit", Watercolor and Mixed Media; "Uno de Cincuenta", trunk show. Unique collection of handcrafted Spanish jewelry.
Please join us Art Walk Weekend and though the month of June at Urban Orchid, for an exhibition of Little Italy's resident photographer David J. Schwartz' series "Romantic Images of Wade Lagoon". This series of images focuses on the Architecture and Landscapes of Wade Lagoon in Cleveland's University Circle, one of Cleveland's most amazing green space gems!
Roger Welchans and Lee Heinen are painters who share a studio in Little Italy. The current exhibit illustrates their different approaches to the theme of meditation. Roger is influenced by his yoga teacher daughter and by his fascination with the physics of the universe. Lee's perspective is that of an observer of humanity and in particular through extensive travel in recent years. Their "Reflections" on life and the world are expressed in their art.
"I'm With Stupid" Gallery Opening: new works by Kris Platko Art & Elisa Vietri Photography - Women's History Month
Join us as we share new works by Kris Platko Art and Elisa Vietri Photography in conjunction with Women's History Month and other events in the Little Italy CLE neighbrhood.
Open house on March 18th, 1-9p. Happy hour starts at 5p with wine and snacks. If you can't make it on the 18th please stop in another time during the month of March to see the show.
In celebrating Woman's History Month, Tara Seibel Art Gallery Presents "The Pink Hat Project" a mix of paintings and drawing by two female cartoonists. There will be cocktails and hors d' eurvres served. Reception from 3:00pm - 6:00pm.
Tricia Kaman | Art Exhibition: Women In Reverie Meet -The- Artist Reception: Saturday, March 18, 2017 | 12 Noon- 6p.m. 2026 Murray Hill Rd. (The Schoolhouse Galleries) #202, Cleveland, Ohio 44106