Today is a good day to visit Coventry Village.

Coventry For Brennan’s Colony Day! Tues. 7/8/14

July 7th, 2014 by

As neighbors, friends, business owners and members of the Cleveland Heights community, we’re deeply affected by the tragic loss of Jim Brennan.

To show our loving support, these Coventry Village Merchants will donate 10% of their proceeds from all sales on Tuesday, July 8th to the GoFundMe account for the Brennan’s Colony staff and/or other funds established to memorialize Jim Brennan.

Participating locations in Coventry Village
• Avalon Exchange Cleveland (Coventry)

• bd’s Mongolian Grill – Cleveland/Coventry

• Big Fun (Coventry Village)

• B Side Liquor Lounge & Arcade

• City Buddha

• Coventry Cats 

• Crazy Mullets (Coventry Village)

• Grog Shop

• Mac’s Backs-Books On Coventry

Please note — Many of the Coventry merchants not listed above have donated personally or on behalf of their business. We encourage you to support our friends at Brennan’s Colony when they reopen soon.#WeAreCleHts

Tonight’s Outdoor Event Cancelled Due to Weather — 06/24/14

June 24th, 2014 by

Important News —- CANCELLED EVENT!

Due to heavy storms, tonight’s Oldboy performance (along with our outdoor vendors and authors) in lot #15 on Coventry is CANCELLED.

Go Skateboarding Day in Coventry Village!

May 27th, 2014 by

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Grab your board and meet us in Coventry Village.  Full day of free Skateboarding fun! Saturday June 21st 3 PM – 11 PM

 

FREE Pop Up Skateboard Park (3-7 PM)

Parking Lot #15,  located between Heights Cleaners and Marc’s on Coventry Road will be transformed into a one-day pop-up skate park fully equipped with ramps and obstacles. The pop-up skate park is free and open to skaters of all ages.  Pop up skate park courtesy of Public Square Group!

Post Skate Park Party (7-9 PM)

After the pop-up park closes, roll on over to the B Side Liquor Lounge & Arcade for an all-ages party that will include classic skateboarding videos, arcade and pinball games, plus special discounts on food and drinks.

Free Outdoor Skateboarding Movie

“The Bones Brigade” (9 PM) 

Free outdoor showing of the popular skateboarding documentary, “The Bones Brigade, An Autobiography,” in Coventry P.E.A.C.E. Park (at Euclid Heights Blvd. and Coventry Road) at 9 p.m.  Bring a blanket.

The film, featuring Tony Hawk, Stacy Peralta and The Bones Brigade team, is a very personal story of how sheer talent, skill, passion and the belief that anything is possible transformed skateboarding from a pastime to a thrilling billion-dollar action sport industry. The Bones Brigade is the team that revolutionized not only their lives, but international pop culture as well.

 

Coventry Village Summer Series 2014 Events

May 7th, 2014 by

Local Tuesdays

Free Weekly Event with Live Local Music, Vendors & Authors!

Every Tuesday in Parking Lot #15 (Located between Marc’s & Heights Cleaners on Coventry Road.) Weekly pop-up market in the heart of Coventry Village. Enjoy live music and unique local goods from some of your Coventry favorites along with popular vendors. Marc’s will be on-site selling produce and seasonal items. Mac’s Backs-Books on Coventry will host meet & greet book signings in the lot with popular local authors. 

Live Music  Schedule  

(Music from 7 PM – 9 PM  in Lot #15)

June 10th – Revolution Brass Band (New Orleans Style Brass Band)
June 17th – These Knees  (Rock)
June 24th – Old Boy (Rock) —- RESCHEDULED DATE —- August 12th
July 1st – Cellar Door Records Songwriters Round (Songwriters Rock / Folk)
July 8th – R.A. Washington & The Family Dollar (Soul, Funk, Jazz, Rock) 
July 15th – Carrie Ryan (Rock / Folk)
July 22nd – School of Rock (Rock Covers performed by School of Rock Students)
July 29th – Vernon Jones Blues Cartel (Blues)
August 5th – Heights Jazz Group (Jazz)

*Lake Erie Ink Poetry Readings between music sets on July 22nd & August 5th. 

 

Mac’s Backs-Books Author Meet & Greet Book Signings

6:30 – 8:30 PM in Mac’s Backs Books Tent in Lot #15

June 10thCharles Ramsey, author of Dead Giveaway: The Rescue, Hamburgers, White Folks and Instant Celebrity..What You Saw on TV Doesn’t Begin to Tell the Story (co-authored by Randy Nyerges)

June 24thJoe Baur, author of Best Hikes Near Cleveland & Douglas Trattner, author of the travel handbook Moon Cleveland

July 8thGail Bellamy, author of Cleveland Summertime Memories, Cleveland Food Memories and Cleveland Christmas Memories

July 15th –  Bryan Fritz, co-author of League Park: Historic Home of Cleveland Baseball, 1891-1946 & Vince McKee, author of Jacobs Field: History & Tradition at the Jake.

July 22nd - Matthew Chojnacki, author of Alternative Movie Posters: Film Art from the Underground and Put the Needle on the Record: The 1980’s at 45 Revolutions Per Minute. 

July 30th - James Henke, author of several books about iconic musicians including John Lennon and Jim Morrison, will sign Marley Legend: An Illustrated Life of Bob Marley

August 5th - Tamasin Noyes, author of Vegan Finger FoodsGrills Gone Vegan and three other Vegan cookbooks.

Outdoor Movies in Coventry P.E.A.C.E. Park

Free Drive-In Style Movies under the stars — Every Thursday in P.E.A.C.E. Park (Euclid Heights & Coventry.) Grab a bite to eat in Coventry Village, then head over to P.E.A.C.E Park  and enjoy a Free film under the stars. Bring a blanket. Bring your family & friends.

Movie Schedule  

June 12th - Frozen (2013 Disney - (Rated PG, G)

June 19th - The Goonies (1985 – Rated PG)

June 26th - Ghostbusters (1984 – Rated PG)

July 3rd - Top Gun (1986 – Rated PG)

July 10th - The Muppet Movie (1979 – Rated G)

July 17th - Better Off Dead (1985 – Rated PG)

July 24th –  Cartoons & Annual Pie Fight (Bring your own whipped cream pie & join in the fun)

July 31st - Karate Kid (1984 – Rated PG)

August 7th - Rocky Horror Picture Show (featuring “Simply his Servants”, the live cast from the Cedar Lee) (1975 – Rated R)

Sundays in Coventry P.E.A.C.E Park

Starting Sunday, June 22nd

 Wind down the weekend and center your focus.

  • Free Yoga class  with SpyngaFlows at 6 PM  (June 22 - July 20.) All levels are welcome. Bring your own mat.
  • Free Community Drum Circle at 7 PM (June 22nd – August 17.)  Bring your own drum or percussion instrument.
  • All outdoor events are weather permitting.