"REDISCOVER" the arts and food of Little Italy during this week's Harvest Festival, Columbus Day Weekend, 10.10–10.13. Includes a Columbus Day parade on Monday that kicks off at noon. Poster by Tara Murphy Seibel.
Columbus Day Parade though the streets of Little Italy starts at Noon on Monday and kicks off at the corner of Murray Hill and Cornell Rd. Venues include:
BOLT & SPOOL. 2026 Murray Hill Rd. (in the old school house). Offers a unique array of card patterns and unusual sewing notions. Their launch party will take place Friday 5–7PM and Saturday 12–3PM. www.boltandspool.com
DAVID SCHWARTZ PHOTOGRAPHY. 2025 Random Rd. “Pics On Route 66” wood panel prints, which may be displayed in single prints or as a collage. www.davidschwartzphoto.com
DeSAPRI DeSIGN STUDIO. 12401 Mayfield Rd. 10% discount on all items.
GALERIA QUETZAL. 2400 Mayfield Rd. Annual Day of the Dead Exhibit opens Oct. 8th and closes Nov. 8th. Prizes for the best Day of the Dead costumes. www.galeriaquetzal.com
KELLER ART GLASS. 2151 Murray Hill Rd. New three-dimensional “FRIT” vases which take the concept of a vase to a new textural level.www.kellerartglass.com
LA BELLA VITA. 2013 Murray Hill Rd. Pre-Sale of Italy’s beloved “Old St. Nick” pattern begins in earnest in anticipation of our Artisan Event on November 13th. Alessandro Taddei, the creator of “Old St. Nick,” will be touring from Italy, hosting signing events at 14 stores nationwide with La Bella Vita being his only stop in Ohio. Pieces for the event need to be purchased ahead of time to allow Maestro Taddei sufficient time to sign all of them. www.labellavitacleveland.com
LITTLE ITALY WINES. 12414 Mayfield Rd. Wine tastings Friday and Saturday from 5–9PM and a beer tasting on Sunday from 2–6PM. www.littleitalywines.com/ Singer/songwriter Gary Lee performs in front of the wine shop on Friday 5:30 to 8:30PM, Saturday afternoon from 1–3PM, Sunday from 3:30 to 5:30PM and on Monday afternoon after the parade.
MAMA SANTA’S. 12301 Mayfield Rd. Open on Columbus Day with pizza by the slice and pasta before and during the parade and after. (regular hours during the weekend) Dine-in welcome. www.mamasantas.com
PENNELLO GALLERY. 12407 Mayfield Rd. En plein air oil paintings by local artist Jeremy Tugeau.
On Saturday,Oct. 11th, beginning at 5PM, Jeremy will be demonstrating his work on our beautiful patio. From 6–9PM live music by trio, Juniper and The Guys. Fall jewelry trunk show by Linda O. all weekend; 10% of all sales will go to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. The annual Light The Night Walk will take place on Sunday Oct.12@ 7 pm at Wade Oval. www.pennellogallery.com/
PRIMO VINO. 12511 Mayfield Rd. Open for Lunch on Columbus Day.
STILL POINT GALLERY. 2026 Murray Hill Rd. (in the old school house). www.stillpoint-gallery.com
TARA SEIBEL GALLERY. 12107 Mayfield Rd. Saturday 7pm. Live painting of an autumn sunset, outside the gallery, inside if it rains. www.taraseibel.blogspot.com
TOPSI TURVI. 12412 Mayfield Rd. All tee shirts, pools, and dri-wick tee shirts 10% off! Saturday 3–5PM classical songs sung by Jessica Centorbi. Sunday 1:30–3:30 songs of Italy accordion music by Albert Paneccasio. www.topsiturvi.com/
TRE SORELLE BOUTIQUE. 12403 Mayfield Rd. www.shoptre.com/
WASHINGTON PLACE BISTRO & INN. 2203 Cornell Rd. Regular weekend hours. Monday 3–4PM Happy Hour with dinner starting at 4PM. www.washingtonplacelittleitaly.com/