04/24/19 - 06/30/19
Cleveland Museum of Art
Saturday, June 08, 2019 10:00AM —
Saturday, June 08, 2019 4:00PM
Find Yourself in the Circle at the 30th Annual Parade the Circle & Circle Village. This fabulous, fun, FREE celebration features the Parade, presented by The Cleveland Museum of Art, and Circle Village, presented by University Circle Inc.
The Parade, which begins at Noon, incorporates the drama and artistry of colorful floats, puppets, costumes, dancers, and musicians. This year's Parade theme is: Mythology of Illusion. For more information about the Parade, please visit ClevelandArt.org.
Circle Village invites visitors onto Wade Oval for a day of activities, live music, and delectable food.
Center for Arts-Inspired Learning
Participants will engage in a variety of art forms to create their own alter ego superhero persona.
Center for Dialysis Care/Cleveland MOTTEP
Create your own Mythical Wand
Color and decorate your own wand of mythical characters such as unicorns.
City of Cleveland, Department of Public Utilities
Cleveland Public Power: Light Switch Painting
Allow your creative spirit to illuminate your room with your personalized, hand-painted light switch plate.
Cleveland Water: Trivia Time
Answer water trivia and win a prize!
Water Pollution Control: Plinko Fun
Keep water clean and play games along the way.
Cleveland Botanical Garden + Holden Forest & Gardens
Come learn about the myths and legends surrounding plants while making your own sun print to take home.
Cleveland History Center
The Myth of Flight Starts Here
Learn about the National Air Races and take home a trophy that you can design.
Cleveland Institute of Art
Design your own Wristband
Super-hero cuffs or matching modern bracelets: design your own wristband and show off your style!
Cleveland Museum of Natural History
Pterosaurs: Flight in the Age of Dinosaurs
Learn about Pterosaurs to determine fact from fiction.
The Cleveland Orchestra + The Music Settlement
Instrument Discovery Zone
Explore and play string, brass and percussion instruments.
Cleveland Public Library
Puppet shows, crafts, popcorn and more!
Cleveland Sight Center
Magic Dots of Braille
Transform words into braille dots and understand the experience of the vision impaired.
Cuyahoga Community College
Color a Musical Note
Magnet musical notes can be created in celebration of the 50thanniversary of JazzFest.
Global Wellness Day
Get moving and be well all in celebration of Global Wellness Day. Jump roping, physical activities, dancing and more.
Greater Cleveland Aquarium
Make and take a colorful poison dart frog that you design.
Judson at University Circle
Prepare to get Inky
Join the Morgan Conservatory and Judson for a hands-on poster make and take activity. Ink up our presses!
Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland (moCa)
Inspired by the artist Red Grooms, layer and glue cardboard forms to create sculpted pictures.
P.A.L.S. for Healing
Play with Telling your Story: Soul Collage
Use art materials to collage your story onto a playing card.
Ronald McDonald House of Cleveland
Create a hands on activity exploring Ronald McDonald House.
UH Rainbow Babies and Children’s
Eat the Rainbow
Through games and crafts, help Bo the Take Care Bear find out why we should eat the rainbow every day.
Women’s Council of the Cleveland Museum of Art
Create your own mythical animal by decorating and assembling various body parts selected from the museum’s collection.
MUSIC & FOOD
Live Music on the Kulas Stage
10:00 a.m - Noon: Cats on Holiday
12:30-2:00 p.m. - Forecast
2:30-4:30 p.m. - Faith & Whiskey
Beckham’s B & M Bar B Que
French Fries & Funnel Cakes
Original Greek Gyros
Murray Hill Market
Rascal House Pizza
Sophie’s Italian Sausage
We highly encourage visitors to take public transportation to Parade the Circle. Parade the Circle is accessible by train (RTA's red line), HealthLine, and several bus routes. View RTA's system map for University Circle here. If you plan to take the red line, please note RTA's active red line service alert.
Free, secure, bicycle valet parking will be provided by the Ohio City Bicycle Co-op (OCBC) at Parade the Circle. Drop off your bike with OCBC off of East Boulevard near East Bell Commons and the Clevleand Botanical Garden. There's also a UHBikes bike share station conveniently located on Wade Oval.
Paid parking is available at The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland Museum of Natural History, Cleveland History Center, the Ford Road Garage, Severance Hall Garage, and other nearby lots and garages.
Limited handicap parking will be available along Hazel Road. Please enter Hazel Road off of Magnolia Drive.