Labor Day Events 2014 in Cleveland

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Summer is ending in Cleveland! Labor Day is the unofficial end of summer. So get outside with the family and enjoy some of the great Labor Day events Cleveland has to offer!

2014 Cleveland Labor Day Oktoberfest
Friday, Aug. 29-Monday, Sept. 1
Cuyahoga County Fairgrounds, 164 Eastland Road, Berea
440-364-4991
www.clevelandoktoberfest.com

Labor Day Festival
10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday
City of Brook Park Recreational Park, 6161 Engle Road, Brook Park
From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, the event will set up shop at the City of Brook Park Recreational Park. It’s free and open to the public and sponsored by the North Shore AFL-CIO Federation of Labor.
The fest features live music by Sammy DeLeon and the Latin Jazz Ensemble and Sister Sugar Pie and the Spider Stompers. It includes a kids pavilion with Jungle Bob, Balloon Bender Dave, games, food and drinks.

The Taste of Hudson
Sunday August 31, 2014. Noon to 8 p.m.
Monday September 1, 2014 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
www.tasteofhudson.com

The Great Geauga County Fair
August 28, 2014 – September 1, 2014
It isn’t that it’s just the oldest continuous county fair in Ohio – it’s also one of the oldest in the country. It runs Thursday, Aug. 28, through Sunday, Sept. 1, at the Geauga County Fairgrounds, located in Burton, about 30 miles east of Cleveland. For more info and a complete schedule, go to geaugafair.com or call 440-834-1846.

The Cleveland National Air Show
August 30, 2014 – September 2, 2014
Attractions at the 2014 Cleveland National Air Show include cockpit photos for kids and adults, a drone display and an interactive exhibit sponsored by the NASA Glenn Research Center. One day general admission tickets are $23 for adults and $16 for children. A $2 discount is offered for online purchases. Reserved box seating is $25 per person per day (with no online discount).
www.clevelandairshow.com

Blossom Music Center Family Funfest Concert
August 30, 2014 at 7:00 pm.
The Blossom Festival Orchestra wraps up its season at Blossom Music Center with something for the whole family. The music will be on the light side, with tunes from films like The Little Mermaid, The Wizard of Oz, Spider-Man, and 2013’s hit movie Frozen. There’ll be other family activities as well as fireworks (weather permitting).
Tickets are $35-$85 — you can get two free under 18 lawn tickets with each adult purchase.
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St. Elias Church Festival
6-11 p.m. Friday; 3-11 p.m. Saturday; noon-11 p.m. Sunday; noon-7 p.m. Monday
St. Elias Melkite Catholic Church, 8023 Memphis Ave., Cleveland
216-661-1155; www.saintelias.org
This annual fest brings together live Arabic entertainment and food, as well as a Best Hummus Competition to crown the Master Hummus Chef. Rides and activities for the kids, drinks and -style games will also be served.

St. John Cantius Tremont Polish Festival
5-11 p.m. Friday; 3-11 p.m. Saturday; 2-10 p.m. Sunday
St. John Cantius Church, 906 College Ave., Cleveland
216-781-9095
The bash is a polka bonanza, with ethnic cuisine and beer served on the side.

Serbian Cultural Festival
Noon-midnight Saturday and Sunday
St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church, 2151 W. Wallings Road, Broadview Heights
440-237-2260

St. Rocco Church Festival
5 p.m.-midnight Friday; 9:30 a.m.-1 a.m. Saturday; noon-1 a.m. Sunday; noon-midnight Monday
3205 Fulton Road, Cleveland
216-961-8331; www.stroccocleveland.org
2 p.m. Monday at this celebration of Italian food and culture. There are also fireworks and music – a lot of it, with bands such as Pieces of Eight, Liverpool Lads and Stone Pony.

Hungarian Scout Festival
10 a.m.-11 p.m. Sunday
German Central Park, 7863 York Road, Parma
440-582-1233; www.csbk.org

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