2018 Wade Oval Wednesday Schedule!

Make your weekend start on Wednesdays!

Enjoy a FREE concert each Wednesday night in Wade Oval from 6:00-9:00 p.m. in the heart of University Circle. Food trucks, vendors, theme nights, and activities vary each week and are all family-friendly. Bring a picnic or purchase delicious treats from vendors on site*. Select museums are open late on Wednesdays.

*No tents or umbrellas allowed. No open flames allowed.


Live Music Lineup:

June 13 – Wesley Bright & The Honeytones (Soul)

June 20 – Hubb’s Groove (R&B, Blues, Jazz)

June 27 – Carlos Jones & The P.L.U.S. Band (Reggae); Fireworks at 9 p.m.

July 11 – Lost State of Franklin (Rockabilly)

July 18 – Son Gitano (Latin, Salsa)

July 25 – Otis & The Shoreway Saints (Rock); “Coco” screening at 9 p.m.; 5th Annual Healthy WOW Night with free health screenings by University Hospitals and the Cleveland Clinic.

August 1 – Ruby’s Fun House (Motown, Rock, R&B)

August 8 – Tricky Dick & The Cover-Up (Dance); “Hidden Figures” screening at 9 p.m.; PNC’s Mobile Learning Adventure on site, including “When I Grow Up” photo station

August 15 – The Benjaminz (Old School Funk, Soul, R&B); Uptown Business Association’s WOW Market Night featuring local vendors; PNC’s Mobile Learning Adventure on site

August 22 – Red Light Roxy (Jazz, Blues, Swing)

*Please note that professional photographs and video may be taken during the concerts and used for promotional purposes in both online and in print formats.


See University Circle for more details.

2014 Wade Oval Wednesdays Schedule

WOW! Wade Oval Wednesdays

Presented by PNC

June 11th – August 27th, 2014


Make your weekend start on Wednesdays!

Cleveland’s Signature Summer Concert Series is back. Enjoy a FREE concert each Wednesday night in Wade Oval from 6:00-9:00 p.m. in the heart of University Circle.  Movies start at 9:00 p.m. on select nights.

2014 WOW! Schedule

June 11

Coast to Coast – Motown/R&B/Dance Music

June 18

No Name Band – Music from the 60’s, 70’s and Beyond 

June 25

Mary’s Lane – Irish Americana

July 2

Carlos Jones and the PLUS Band – Reggae

July 9

Nick Tolford & Company – Rock & Roll Soul Band Movie Night:  Frozen

July 16

After Thought & The Nu Soul Band – Dance/Party Music

July 23        

Jah Messenger Reggae Band – Reggae

July 30

Son Gitano – Latin/Salsa/Rumba

August 6

Red Light Roxy – Swing/ Big Band

August 13

The Cleveland Bluegrass Orchestra – Classical Blue Grass and fun Classical Music Performed by members of the Cleveland Orchestra Movie Night: Draft Day (Subject to change) 

August 20

Wild Horses – Rock & Roll Dance Music

August 27

Hey Mavis – Appalachian Americana

Getting There

Beat the traffic and forget about parking! Cleveland Over Everything encourages all visitors to take public transportation to University Circle.

The neighborhood is accessible by GCRTA’s HealthLine, Red line, and eight (8) bus lines. For more information, click here.

The Party in the Square-Parade the Circle shuttle will operate between Detroit Shoreway and University Circle. Check back for more information! For driving directions to University Circle, click here.

For a map of available parking in University Circle, click here.