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July 2015:

June 26-July 5 - Best of Tara Keely Trunk Show at All Brides Beautiful
Designed by Lazaro Perez, Tara Keely showcases a mix of detailed lace, lush tulles, and shimmering accents. Perfect for the elegant bride seeking a timeless romantic vision. Join us for the very first Tara Keely Trunk Show and experience the feminine silhouettes and soft alluring fabrics. Appointments REQUIRED to reserve your private fitting room: 330-655-1339.

July 1 through July 3 - pre-4th of July Sale at The Sampler
Enjoy savings of 10% off throughout the store along with a host of other special mark downs. We have lots of new home decor and garden items along with fun and interesting up-cycled and re-purposed treasures, antiques, vintage items, jewelry and more. Creative folks can also find a selection of cool salvage pieces including old doors, windows, barn doors and shutters.

July 5 - Fireworks at Barlow Park

Every Friday & Saturday in July/August - Music Nights at First & Main

July 8 - July 11 - Young Actors Studio presents Seussical Jr.
Young Actors Studio students in grades 2-8 will transport audiences from the Jungle of Nool to the Circus McGurkus in their fantastic summer stage extravaganza of Seussical Jr. Come meet the Cat in the Hat as the narrator who tells the story of Horton, an elephant who discovers a speck of dust containing tiny people called the Whos. Through lively songs and encounters with crazy animals, Horton must protect the Whos at all costs. This is a wonderful production that shows the importance of loyalty, friendship, and family. Show times are July 8th, 9th, 10th, and 11th at 7:00pm with an additional matinee on July 11th at 2:00pm. Tickets cost $8.00 each and can be purchased by contacting Young Actors Studio at 86 Owen Brown Street in Hudson, calling 330-653-8525, or through their website at www.youngactorsstudio.net

July 10, 5-8 PM - 2nd Friday Art Hop
Theme: Living Art. Art takes on a whole new meaning with living art tableaus. Think of Mona Lisa or the dour couple from American Gothic, complete with pitchfork and you get the picture. We'll let visitors pose as famous works of art (great photo ops!). We may even enlist local actors or invite the community to participate in a larger tableau. Get details at www.hudsonarthop.com or www.facebook.com/hudsonarthop

July 10-19 - Birthday Celebration at Nicky Nicole
Nicky Nicole is turning 10 years old! Join our 10 day celebration of activities, events and gifts for you!
Think Pink Sale! Wear Pink any day from Friday, July 10 through Sunday, July 19 and SAVE 10% OFF your entire regular price sale!
Clothing Crusade: Join us in sharing gently worn used clothing for others in our community. Donate 10 or more gently worn garments and receive a $10 gift card for use with any $50 purchase at Nicky Nicole. [read more]

July 11, 1-3 PM - Author Kathryn Long at The Learned Owl Book Shop
Meet Kathryn Long, author of mystery and romantic suspense novels. Her newest book is A Deadly Deed Grows.

July 11, 1-3 PM - Author Hope Bolinger at The Learned Owl Book Shop
Local author Hope Bolinger with her debut novel, Unmasked.

July 12, 7:15-8:30 PM - Community Donation Class at Yoga Lounge & Barre
Come enjoy an invigorating flow accompanied by live music performed by Sara Wank. This donation-based class is open to yogis of all-levels; the funds raised will be donated to Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital. Bring a friend or two for a relaxing, summer Sunday night and feel good about giving back.

July 14, 5:30-7 PM - Author Jenny Milchman at The Learned Owl Book Shop
Jenny Milchman returns with her newest thriller, As Night Falls.

July 15 - July 18 - Young Actors Studio presents 42nd Street
Young Actors Studio students in grades 7-12 are proud to present a celebration of Broadway in their Summer Stage Production of the classic, 42nd Street. This hit musical focuses on aspiring chorus girl Peggy Sawyer and how her hard work, talent, and love for dancing takes her to the Broadway stage. Audiences will love this musical dancing show featuring classics songs such as "We're in the Money", "Lullaby of Broadway", and "Forty-Second Street". Show times are July 15th, 16th, 17th, and 18th at 7:00pm with an additional matinee on the 18th at 2:00pm. Tickets cost $8.00 each and are available by contacting Young Actors Studio at 86 Owen Brown Street in Hudson, by calling 330-653-8525, or through their website at www.youngactorsstudio.net.

July 16, 6-9 PM - Poetry Reading at The Open Door Coffee Company
Third Thursday every month. Come and share your favorite poem - original or by any author. Sign-ups requested at the counter, or by email or phone: 330-653-5900 / opendoorcoffeecompany@gmail.com

July 16-19 - Merchants of Hudson Sidewalk Sale
Come early, come often! Sales and specials all over town! Stop by the Hudson Visitor Center from 12-4 PM, July 16-18 during the Sidewalk Sale for details on special savings!

July 17-18 - Hudson Wine Festival
Fine wines, craft beers, spirits & music. Friday 4-10 PM; Saturday 2-10 PM. Tickets: Advance, $22 / Day of, $27. Weekend Pass: Advance, $32 / Day of, $37. Tickets on sale at www.hudsonwinefestival.com.

July 18, 11 AM-5 PM and July 19, noon-4 PM - The Art of Assisting Workshop at Yoga Lounge & Barre
This workshop is beneficial for instructors and students alike. Learn practical techniques and informative tips that will facilitate a deeper yoga practice. Come prepared to be coachable and open to a hands-on approach. Cost: $199 for both Saturday & Sunday sessions (save $41!!); $145 for Saturday Session; $95 for Sunday Session

July 18, 1-3 PM - Authors Jim Futrell and Dave Hahner at The Learned Owl Book Shop
Meet Jim Futrell and Dave Hahner, authors of the new book Geauga Lake: The Funtime Years 1969-1995.

July 18, 1-3 PM - Author Alan Dutka at The Learned Owl Book Shop
Local history author Alan Dutka will be back with his newest title, Misfortune on Cleveland's Millionaires' Row.

July 24, 6-8 PM - Mysore Ashtanga Workshop at Yoga Lounge & Barre
Join Marque for a workshop focused on the challenging and transformational practice of Ashtanga. This workshop will help to establish Ashtanga techniques and give students the chance to learn and practice the primary series. Cost: $25/person

July 24-26 - Haute Bride Couture Accessories Trunk Show at All Brides Beautiful
Join us to see one-of-a-kind jewelry & accessory from the newest Haute Bride Collection. Try on glamorous bracelets, brooches, earrings, hair accessories, sashes, belts, and veils!

July 25, 9 AM-5 PM - FLEA at the Evaporator Works (51 South Main St.)
The Flea at the Evaporator Works, where you will find Northeastern Ohio's best & most creative re-inventers, up-cyclers, pickers, made-by-hand, steampunk, artisans, industrial, food trucks, musicians. You are going to love us! For more information, call 330-655-2274.

July30, 6-9 PM - Open Mic Night at The Open Door Coffee Company
Last Thursday of the Month. Free coffee for performers! Bring an instrument - bring a friend. Musicians: Can't sign up in person? Simply call or email us at 330-65305900 / opendoorcoffeecompany@gmail.com


August 2015:

August 22-23 - Art on the Green

August 29, 9 AM-5 PM - FLEA at the Evaporator Works (51 South Main St.)
The Flea at the Evaporator Works, where you will find Northeastern Ohio's best & most creative re-inventers, up-cyclers, pickers, made-by-hand, steampunk, artisans, industrial, food trucks, musicians. You are going to love us! For more information, call 330-655-2274.


September 2015:

September 6-7 - Taste of Hudson

September 13 - Case Barlow Farm Fall Harvest Fest

September 26, 9 AM-5 PM - FLEA at the Evaporator Works (51 South Main St.)
The Flea at the Evaporator Works, where you will find Northeastern Ohio's best & most creative re-inventers, up-cyclers, pickers, made-by-hand, steampunk, artisans, industrial, food trucks, musicians. You are going to love us! For more information, call 330-655-2274.


October 2015:

All of October - Hudson Haunted House

October 3 - Parade of Bands

October 29 - Merchants Trick or Treat


November 2015:

November 27 - Come to Hudson for the Holidays


December 2015:

December 5 - Santa on the Green

December 6 - Hudson Holiday Walk








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