A trip to the British Isles

From Shakespeare to Irish jigs, enjoy an evening with the British and Irish Gardens. The event will feature Rubber City Theater, an Akron-based Shakespeare company performing excerpts from plays you know and love; Celtic Rush, an Irish and British folk band with fiddles, guitars, mandolins and Irish drums that will have you hopping to jigs and reels; and the Murphy Irish Arts Center will perform traditional Irish dance. Don’t miss this very fun night!

5 p.m. performance, pre-show talk at 4:30 p.m.

The World on Stage at the Cleveland Cultural Gardens

A series of multicultural music, dance, spoken word and theater at the Gardens’ new Centennial Peace Plaza at 1051 Martin Luther King Blvd.  Our July events will be presented in conjunction with Cleveland Public Theater.

Parking on the west side of Martin Luther King Boulevard and on East Boulevard.  Look for signs for ADA accommodations. Call 216-220-3075 for more information.

Cultural Gardens Past-President is Grand Marshall of St Patrick’s Day Parade

Sheila Murphy Crawford is the immediate past president of the Cleveland Cultural Gardens Federation and a delegate for the Irish Cultural Garden.

Sheila was honored to be selected as the Grand Marshall of the 2018 St Patrick’s Day Parade in Cleveland.

This video is the brief ceremony just before the Parade steps off with Sheila blowing the whistle to start the Parade.  Congratulations Sheila.


Sheila Murphy Crawford will also be inducted into the 2018 Class of the Cleveland International Hall of Fame on April 17, 2018.  More details on the Cleveland International Hall of Fame inductions.