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Happy Valentines Day! Here is the information from today’s live, in-studio show…in case you missed it!






Cirque du Soleil presents DRALION

Cleveland State University


April 4-8, 2012


Dr. Bob DeMaria


Romantic Spots in Cleveland

1.       Cleveland Botanical Garden

The Cleveland Botanical Gardens is a combination of indoor exhibits housed in a magnificent glasshouse and ten acres of diverse outdoor gardens. The spectacular Glasshouse includes two major exhibits, the Costa Rica Rainforest and theMadagascarSpinyDesert. There are also nine beautiful outdoor gardens for exploration. Each spring the garden features a stunning OrchidMania program with hundreds of bold blooming orchids on display throughout the Garden. 216.721.1600,

2.       Cleveland Institute of Music

Free concerts are offered throughout the year by students of the Cleveland Institute of Music, a leading international conservatory. Many of CIM’s graduates go on to perform with the world’s most acclaimed musical organizations, including numerous members of The Cleveland Orchestra.  CIM recently opened Mixon Hall, which is receiving rave reviews from famous artists who have performed at the venue. There is no other facility like it – a musical venue with a wall of glass and unbelievable acoustics. 216.791.5000,


Ma & Pa’s Horse Drawn Sleigh Rides – Burton,Ohio

Remember the Days of O’le. Dash through the snow in a one horse open sleigh with your loved one. Afterwards, warm up by the fire with some fresh maple coffee and cookies made by Ma and shop in the 1820′s log cabin. Enjoy a winter adventure you won’t forget.


4.       Tango Lessons

The tango is often described as the dance of passion, emotion and longing. What better way to get in the mood this Valentine’s Day than learning the steps of this century-old dance that requires close embraces, chest-to-chest stances and steps that get legs all tangled up together? Couples can visit the following locations in Cleveland Plus for lessons, dance sessions and “practica.” For more information visit

5.       Food Tours

Food tours are the hottest way to check out a foodie neighborhood. The tours allow guests to learn about multiple restaurants from the chefs themselves, and interspersing these “courses” with guided tours of historic neighborhoods, noting history, architecture and stories along the way. TwoClevelandcompanies offer tours of places like Tremont, Little Italy and the West Side Market.

6.       Bed & Breakfasts

There’s something especially intimate about getting away to a cozy bed and breakfast. Guests can sneak away from their daily routine and check into one of the region’s excellent B&B’s, many featuring unique settings, historic ties and modern amenities.  Some unique ones to discover:

7.       Romantic Restaurants

It’s Valentine’s Day, the one holiday meant for over-the-top romance, whispering sweet nothings and splitting a decadent dessert. Couples can celebrate in style, and away from onlookers, in some of the region’s restaurants with those tucked-away dark corners perfect for snuggling. Great ones include:

8.       Cleveland Institute of Art (CIA)

The work of some of the nation’s most talented “soon to be discovered” artists can be found in CIA’s Reinberger Galleries, open to the public at no charge, six days a week. Also, the Cleveland Institute of Art Cinematheque is one of the country’s best repertory movie theaters constantly showing art, independent, and foreign films as well as revived classics. Established in 1882, the Cleveland Institute of Arts has earned a reputation for being among the top ten professional colleges of art and design in the country. 216.421.7000,


Spa At Glenmoor

4191 Glenmoor Road NW, Canton, Ohio44718
Phone: 888.456.6667 / 330.966.3524


Touch Supper Club

2710 Lorain Ave, Cleveland OH, 44113


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