The Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority (RTA) provides service to many special events each year. The text includes some trip suggestions, but it is recommended that you always check with RTA's on-line trip planner.
Brite Winter Festival. A celebration of art and music, co-sponsored by RTA, on the West Bank of the Flats.
Earthfest, One of the oldest and largest events of its kind in the nation. Held at the Cuyahoga County Fairgrounds in Berea.
Shaker Heights Arts and Music Festival. Ride the Blue Line to the Farnsleigh Road Station.
Cleveland Pride Parade downtown, with a festival to follow at Voinovich Bicentennial Park at North Coast Harbor. To reach the festival, ride the Waterfront Line to the North Coast Station and walk 0.4 miles.
July, 9 p.m., Star-Spangled Spectacular. Cleveland Orchestra, free concert, Public Square, followed by fireworks. Ride any Rapid line to the Tower City Station, or ride the HealthLine to Public Square..
Noon-8 p.m., Street Festival, West 6th Street, Historic Warehouse District.
Feast of the Assumption, Little Italy.
Ingenuity Fest, behind FirstEnergy Stadium, on property owned by the Cleveland-Cuyahoga County Port Authority. From Tower City, ride the Waterfront Line to the West 3rd Street Station, and walk a short distance.
Sparx City Hop downtown, various locations.