Harvey Pekar Park Dedication Events
Saturday | 12:00 PM–11:30 PM
The Coventry Village Special Improvement District, along with the City of Cleveland Heights and the Harvey Pekar Estate, will honor, through a special dedication and event, internationally known and accomplished underground comic author, music critic, and media personality (and Cleveland native) Harvey Pekar. On July 25th, the Coventry Outdoor Courtyard will be renamed “Pekar Park” in a special dedication event and ceremony. Schedule of FREE Events 12 PM – 6 PM Harvey Pekar Comic Festival 12:30 PM Pekar Park Dedication 1 PM – 3 PM Live Jazz Music By the Heights Jazz Group 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM Harvey Pekar & Pekar Park Storytelling 9 PM Outdoor Movie “American Splendor” W. Special Introduction by Joyce Brabner (Location: Coventry P.E.A.C.E Park) All events will be held in Pekar Park, with the exception of the outdoor showing of the American Splendor movie which will be screened in Coventry P.E.A.C.E. Park (Located directly across the street.) Pekar Park is located at the Northwest Corner of Coventry Road and Euclid Heights Boulevard in the Coventry Village neighborhood of Cleveland Heights, Ohio Special THANK YOU to Jakprints, City of Cleveland Heights, Ohio, The Coventry Village Special Improvement District and the Harvey Pekar Estate for their support!