All posts by Jeff McGinnis

Christmas past returns to Toledo Rep

The Ghosts of Christmas Past, Present and Future won’t let a little pandemic keep them down when The Toledo Rep presents its 35th Anniversary production of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol, with a twist, beginning Thursday, December 3. This year’s production will be a multimedia event, with a small live cast combined with video from

A Trip to Toontown: A Roger Rabbit screening at Maumee Indoor

  The artist behind the iconic look of one of cinema’s most memorable animated locations is coming to Maumee. On December 13, Len Smith— the animator who designed Toontown, a central location in Who Framed Roger Rabbit— will appear at the Maumee Indoor Theatre to accompany a screening of the movie. Smith’s career in children’s

New trail connects Hawkins School and Botanical Gardens

Toledo Public Schools and Metroparks Toledo announced the construction of a new bike path connecting Hawkins Elementary School and Toledo Botanical Gardens. The project, planned for over two years, is the beginning of an expanded partnership between TPS and Metroparks. The planned trail will eventually surround the entirety of the Botanical Garden, as well as

Screaming Heathens to rock around the Christmas season

One of Toledo’s best party bands has a busy December as the Screaming Heathens—  made up of guitarist Zak Ward, drummer Allen Spencer, Chris Zielinski on bass and lead guitarist Jon Roth— will be playing at Dexter’s on Saturday, December 5 at 9pm, as well as Table Forty4 on Friday, December 18 and Saturday, December

Celebrate the holidays Peri-style

Don’t let 2020 make a Grinch out of you. Get into the Christmas spirit at the TMA Peristyle holiday pops concert, featuring the Toledo Symphony Orchestra performing a festive selection of seasonal music favorites, accompanied by a group of young musicians. And you didn’t hear this from us, but there’s a chance that Santa himself

Fat bikes get their day on December 5

Are you a Fat Biker?  We mean someone who rides a fat bike, with an extra-wide tire to allow riders to keep going even through challenging terrain like snow, sand or grass. If that describes you , then get ready for Global Fat Bike Day on Saturday, December 5. The Toledo Area Mountain Biking Association