Cleveland Metroparks

CLEVELAND, Ohio — A new pier complete with views of downtown Cleveland, the sunset and features that pay homage to the history of Euclid Beach Park is now open. The Cleveland Metroparks’ grand opening of the pier in the Euclid Creek Reservation took place Wednesday morning. “The new Euclid Beach Pier plays a pivotal role […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – For the third year in a row, the Cleveland Metroparks water taxi that operates between the East and West Bank of the Flats will be free to passengers. Service on the Cuyahoga River begins on Mother’s Day, according to the Cleveland Metroparks. Beginning Sunday, May 12, the eLCee2 water taxi will operate: Friday: 4 […]

Cleveland Metroparks has announced its summer entertainment lineup. Edgewater LIVE kicks off May 30. EDGEWATER LIVE LINEUP: May 30: Cleveland’s Breakfast Club | ’80s Rock June 6: Bronx Country | Country June 13: Carlos Jones and the P.L.U.S. Band | Reggae June 20: Front Porch Lights | Indie Rock June 27: Recess | Pop / […]

CLEVELAND – Inside one of the oldest beer garden buildings in Cleveland, Forest City Brewery founder Jay Demagall says his two-year-old business is a “neighborhood brewery.” “A lot of our customers will ride their bike in, they’ll walk to the brewery,” said Demagall, pointing out that the West 25th RTA Red Line stop isn’t far […]

CLEVELAND — Cleveland Metroparks Zoo says it is thanking the community by offering free admission to the zoo on Thanksgiving Day — November 22, 2018. The zoo says in addition to free entry, guests will also be able to enjoy animal-enrichment activities. The zoo will be be open on Thanksgiving from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., according to […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – Cleveland Metroparks added a new park to their more than 23,000 acres. The Metroparks took over Dunham Park in Maple Heights on Friday. Lack of funding and downsizing in the department left Dunham Park in disrepair, making it a place for vandalism and unwanted loitering. This began driving people away. However, […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – Are you still thinking about how to spend time with your dad on Father’s Day? The Cleveland Metroparks is offering a special on Sunday. After 2 p.m. dads will play for free on Sunday with a paying customer at the Metroparks courses. Golf course employees say golfers have to be back […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – The Cleveland Metroparks is hiring, and the gigs sound pretty good. Those interested in applying can attend the local organization’s upcoming job fair, which will be held on Sunday, March 18 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo, Stillwater Place — located at 3900 Wildlife Way in Cleveland. Click here to […]

CLEVELAND– Rides on the Cleveland Metroparks water taxi are free for the rest of the season thanks to a donation from ArcelorMittal. The 26-foot yacht makes trips between the East and West Bank of the Flats. It fits 17 people and four bikes, and is also dog friendly. The water taxi is in operation from 4 […]

CLEVELAND – The Cleveland Metroparks Edgewater beach house officially opened Friday. The new two-story building replaces the old concession stands and bathrooms that were built back in the 1980s. The beach house is part of $4 million in renovations at Edgewater Park, which also includes walking access to the park from the nearby neighborhoods. This […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – Cleveland Metroparks Zoo and The RainForest has closed, due to nearby flooding. According to the zoo’s facebook page the facility is until further notice.   READ MORE: Article Courtesy of WOIO Cleveland 19 News Picture Courtesy of Jeff Stephens and Getty Images Post Courtesy of Facebook and WOIO Cleveland 19 News

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – Cleveland Metroparks Rangers said the man who shot a ranger Tuesday night while being transported was killed. The suspect was riding in the back of a cruiser when he shot the 27-year-old ranger, hitting her in her vest. She was taking the prisoner to the Justice Center to be booked and housed at the Central Prison […]