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Cleveland January Events - What to do in Cleveland in January

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Whether you enjoy dance, theater, music, or sports, there's always something going on in Cleveland. Find all of the fun and exciting events happening during the month January. The list is updated regularly.

If you have an event you'd like to add, please send me the information at cleveland@aboutguide.com.

Through January 4, 2014
Annie
What: Enjoy the musical about Little Orphan Annie
Where: Beck Center for the Arts, 17801 Detroit Ave., Lakewood
Time: Varies
Cost: $10 - $28

Through January 5, 2014
Titanic: the Artifact Exhibition
What:
See more than 250 artifacts recovered from the sunk ocean liner, HMS Titanic.
Where: Great Lakes Science Center, 601 Erieside Ave., Cleveland
Time: Varies
Cost: $24

Through January 5, 2014
Sicily: Art and Invention between Greece and Rome
What: See more than 150 objects that tell the story of Sicily's influence on ancient Greek and Roman culture.
Where: Cleveland Museum of Art
Time: Varies
Cost: $15 for adults

Through January 5, 2014
Traitor: The Dreyfus Affair
What: This special exhibit explores the 1894 trial in France of Army Captain Alfred Dreyfus, the so-called "trial of the 19th century," and the role anti-Semitism played in the affair.
Where: Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage, Beachwood
Time: Varies
Cost: Varies

Through January 6, 2014
The Big Meal
What: This drama by Dan LeFranc tells the story of five generations of the same family around the dinner table.
Where: Dobama Theater, 2340 Lee Rd., Cleveland Hts.
Time: Varies
Cost: $10 - $26

Through February 14, 2014
Dior and More
What: See dozens of gowns designed for Cleveland women by the French designer
Where: Western Reserve Historical Society, 10825 East Blvd., Cleveland
Time: Varies
Cost: Varies

Through March, 2014
Rolling Stones: 50 Years of Satisfaction
What: Explore this exhibit about the iconic band. Exhibits include instruments, costumes, artwork and more.
Where: Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Cleveland
Time: Varies
Cost: Varies  

January 2-5, 2014
Wicked
What: Enjoy the popular musical about what happened before Dorothy got to Oz.
Where:  Playhouse Square, Cleveland
Time: Varies
Cost: Varies

January 7 -12, 2014
Chicago
What: Enjoy the longest-running musical in Broadway history, starring John O'Hurley.
Where:  Playhouse Square, Cleveland
Time: Varies
Cost: Varies

January 8, 2014
Jay-Z: The Magna Carter World Tour
What: See the popular hip hop star perform.
Where: Quicken Loans Arena, Cleveland
Time: 8pm
Cost: Tickets start at $32.50
 
January 8-12, 2014
Ohio RV Supershow
What: See all that's new in RVing for 2014.
Where: Cleveland I-X Center
Time: Varies
Cost: Varies

January 10-18, 2014
Disney on Ice
What: See this popular skating extravaganza.
Where:Quicken Loans Arena, Cleveland
Time: Varies
Cost: from $15

January 10 to February 2, 2014
Yentl
What: Enjoy this story of a young Jewish girl who dares to defy convention.
Where: Cleveland Play House, Allen Theatre, Playhouse Square, Cleveland
Time: Varies
Cost: Varies

January 10, 2014
Tremont Art Walk
What: Enjoy strolling among Tremont's many art galleries
Where: Around Tremont
Time: 6pm - 10pm
Cost: Free

January 14 to February 2, 2014
Menopause: The Musical
What: The national tour of this funny musical about women and "the change" comes to town.
Where: Playhouse Square, Cleveland
Time: Varies
Cost: Varies

January 16-20, 2014
Mid-America Boat Show
What: See dozens of boats and accessories.
Where: Cleveland I-X Center
Time: Varies
Cost: Adults $12, Seniors $11, under 12 free

January 16-19, 2014
Cleveland Outdoor Adventure Show
What: See all that's new for 2014 with camping, fishing, hunting and more
Where: Cleveland I-X Center
Time: Varies
Cost: Varies

January 18-19, 2014
Today's Bride Show
What: See dozens of bridal vendors in this show sponsored by the popular bridal magazine.
Where: Cleveland I-X Center
Time: Varies
Cost: Varies

January 23-26, 2014
NARI Home Improvement Show
What: Find out what's new for 2014 in exterior and interior home improvements.
Where: Cleveland I-X Center
Time: Varies
Cost: Varies

January 25, 2014
Painesville Chili Cookoff and Winter Carnival
What: Sample--or cook--chili as well as enjoy ice carvings, frisbee golf, nordic skiing, and kids crafts.
Where: Painesville Square and Victoria Place in downtown Painesville.
Time: 1pm - 4pm
Cost: free; $10 to compete in the chili cookoff; call 440 392-5912 to register to cook.



A reasonable effort is made to make sure all event information is accurate, but times and events are subject to change.

(updated 12-27-13)

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