History on Tap: Uncorked

Uncorked | Art & Architecture

Sip on wine and embrace your inner artist as we highlight Cleveland School of Art & artists. Surrounded by the Thelma Frazier exhibit, guests will discover various art techniques, or just sit back and enjoy the show with craft cocktails, beer & wine tastings! 

 

ADMISSION:

$15 member open bar wristband  (Advance online purchase only)

$25 non-member open bar wristband (Advance online purchase only)

 

DAY OF – Regular admission prices

$10 adults

$9 seniors

$5 kids

FREE for WRHS Members

 

Beverage Cost:

$7 cocktail

$4 GLBC bottle beer

$5 wine

$7 Wine tasting Duo

$13 Wine tasting flight

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History on Tap: A CLE Speakeasy

Celebrate the Jazz Age as you enjoy a craft cocktail and bourbon tasting in our historic Bingham-Hanna Mansion!

We’ll be exploring how Prohibition closed many Cleveland breweries, while also sparking a Speakeasy boom and the rise of the MOB era. Dress to impress, wear your dancing shoes and enjoy an evening out in the Roaring 20s.

 

ADMISSION:

$15 member open bar wristband  (Advance online purchase only)

$25 non-member open bar wristband (Advance online purchase only)

 

DAY OF – Regular admission prices

$10 adults

$9 seniors

FREE for WRHS Members

 

Beverage Cost:

$7 cocktail

$5 wine

$4 GLBC bottle beer

TBD- Bourbon Tasting and/or Premium Craft Cocktail

 

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History on Tap: Cleveland’s Haunted History

This event will explore Cleveland’s haunted history and highlight our Spiritualist past as well as tales from the Cleveland’s Other Side! Guests will enjoy local treats, craft beverages and themed activities like candlelit storytelling within the historic Hay-McKinney Mansion. The Cleveland History Center is partnering with area group Illumin8 to provide Tarot readings ($) and pop-up talks (free) by local experts.  Open bar wristbands are available online only, but drink tickets will be available to guests all night long.  Costumes not required, but strongly encouraged!

General Admission Prices

Adults | $12

Seniors | $10

WRHS Members | FREE

Open Bar Wristbands (Advance Purchase Only!)

General Admission | $25

WRHS Members | $15

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History on Tap: Beerfest

Beerfest returns for its 3rd year to the historic Hay-McKinney mansion lawn. Guests will enjoy an early evening outdoors with flights of craft brews from local breweries.  Come immerse yourself in Cleveland’s brewing past—including the story of Cleveland’s famous widow brewer, Magdalena Baehr!

ONLINE TICKET SALES CLOSED | Tickets may be purchased at the door on the day of the event.

General Admission Prices

$5 draft pint

$7 draft tasting duo

$13 draft tasting flight

$15 Open Bar Wrist Band (WRHS MEMBER PRICING – ADVANCE purchase only)

$25 Open Bar Wrist Band Includes Admission (ADVANCE purchase only)

$50 History on Tap/Cleveland Brewing Bus Tour combo ticket

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Special thanks to our Beerfest sponsors and partners!

History on Tap – Uncorked

Come enjoy a garden cocktail party in our historic Italianate gardens!

Explore Cleveland’s rich history in the fine arts and architecture with hands-on experiences and up close looks at original drawings from the architects who built our city. Craft cocktails, wine and beer will be available for purchase.  Purchase your open bar wristband online in advance and SAVE!

General Admission Prices

$4 Beer

$5 Wine

$7 Signature Cocktail

$15 Open Bar Wrist Band (WRHS MEMBER PRICING)

$25 Open Bar Wrist Band Includes Admission (ADVANCE NON-MEMBER PRICING)

$30 Open Bar Wrist Band Includes Admission (DAY OF NON-MEMBER PRICING)

 

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History on Tap – Cleveland All-Stars

Celebrate the return of the MLB All-Star games to Cleveland this summer with a look at Cleveland’s All-Star history!

Explore the faces, places, and events that have made Cleveland sports history at this edition of History on Tap. Delve into Cleveland sports history with our exclusive collection materials and community partners highlighting baseball, football, and basketball legends. The fun includes themed activities, special presentations, and Bookhouse Brewery will be crafting us a vintage draft to remember those 10 cent beer nights!

 

Author and daughter-in-law, Ruth Hanford Morhard will be on site talking about the history of little league baseball in Cleveland, as well as signing copies of her new book ” Mrs. Morhard and The Boys.”

General Admission Prices

$4 Beer

$5 Wine

$7 Signature Cocktail

$15 Open Bar Wrist Band (WRHS MEMBER PRICING)

$25 Open Bar Wrist Band Includes Admission (ADVANCE NON-MEMBER PRICING)

$30 Open Bar Wrist Band Includes Admission (DAY OF NON-MEMBER PRICING)

 

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Thank you to our partners:

 

 

Black History on Tap: Living Legends

Come raise a glass with some of Cleveland’s Living Legends! Explore the stories of Ruby Terry, Reverend E.T. Caviness, George Forbes, and other African Americans who have inspired and shaped our community. Celebrate with live performances, a curator-led tour of new exhibit, Rev. E. Theophilus Caviness: Church, Community, Cleveland, and an exclusive look at WRHS collections.

 

General Admission Prices

$4 Beer

$5 Wine

$7 Signature Cocktail

$20 Open Bar Wrist Band

 

THIS EVENT IS SPONSORED BY

Holiday History on Tap

Party in the historic Hay-McKinney Mansion with Holiday History on Tap!

Delve into the world of plaid and its connection to the Holiday season.

Explore Mad for Plaid with Curator Patty Edmonson as she traces how plaid went from winter woolens to haute couture.

AND:

– Special scotch tasting ($)
– Bring your favorite childhood holiday photo for a chance to win prizes
– Ugly sweater contest
– Exclusive look at the great Scots of Cleveland’s past

 

General Admission Prices

$4 Beer

$5 Wine

$7 Signature Cocktail

$13 Flight of 3 Scotch Samples

History on Tap | Beerfest

In honor of Cleveland Beer Week join us for CHC’s second annual History on Tap Beerfest!

This year explore the longstanding rivalry between the city’s East and West Sides while sampling some of the best brews from both. Learn about the historic divisions and then represent your chosen side in games of chance and skill. Local brewers will also be on site, and will be getting in the competition too…may the best side, er, beer, win….

 

General Admission Prices

$5 Beer

$5 Wine

$7 Signature Cocktail

$13 Flight of 4 Beer Samples

 

Special Thanks To Our Sponsors:

 

History on Tap | Uncorked: Italian Tradition of Wine Making in Cleveland

 

Salute! Come relax in our historic Hay-McKinney garden and enjoy fine Italian wines with a side of Cleveland history. Learn about the Italian wine making traditions brought to Cleveland by 19th and 20th century Italian immigrants and join Pamela Dorazio-Dean, Cleveland History Center’s Associate Curator of Italian American History, as she highlights Cleveland’s Italian community, history, artifacts, and archives. Sample Italian wine and food from Cleveland-area proprietors and get creative while participating in wine-themed crafts and activities.

 

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General Admission Prices

$4 Beer

$5 Wine

$7 Signature Cocktail

$13 Flight of 4 Wine Samples

 

Special thanks to our partners and sponsors:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

History on Tap: Baseball & Brews

Take me out to the Cleveland History Center!

We’re looking forward to the 2018 baseball season by  exploring the teams and players who have run the bases throughout Cleveland’s baseball history. Come celebrate America’s pastime with us on Saturday, April 21st from 1 pm – 4 pm, with a full slate of baseball themed activities, artifacts, presentations, and pop-ups.

 

 

Special thanks to our partners and sponsors:

 

     
     
   

 

 
     

 

 

Black History on Tap: My Corner of Cleveland

Black History on Tap | My Corner of Cleveland

If you’re are interested in getting your students involved in History Day, contact us at historyday@wrhs.org or 216-721-5722 ext. 1503.

Location:
The Cleveland History Center of the Western Reserve Historical Society
10825 East Boulevard, Cleveland, Ohio 44106

For many, a neighborhood is more than a place to live; it’s an extended family. Join us on February 10th, from 1-4pm, as we celebrate some of Cleveland’s historic African-American communities at the Cleveland History Center’s 2nd Annual Black History on Tap: My Corner of Cleveland. From Hough to Glenville, Central to Cudell, come examine the people and events that have shaped these cultural niches and connect with those who are forging their communities’ futures.​​

This event is being offered free of charge to local educators!  Learn more about our annual teacher appreciation professional development session, Cocktails & Curriculum, and reserve your spot today by clicking here.

 

Special thanks to our partners and sponsors:

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