Conference Social Events

For advance purchase or to reserve a spot at any of the social events,
please contact Joanne Wu
( or (216) 409-3027),
or pay online below!

Friday April 4, 2014, 8:30 – End       
After the Welcome Reception join us for a fun night of Dinner and Karaoke at the private lounge located at the lower level of Bar Louie, 1352 W6th Street, Cleveland, OH 44113.  Informal Dinner is pay on your own.  Karaoke provided has over 2000 songs to choose from!

Saturday April 5, 2014, 3:30 – 6:00 p.m.
EXPLORE CLEVELAND BREWERY BUS TOUR (advance purchase requested)

After the Conference and before the Dinner Gala activities begin join us for an Explore Cleveland Brewery Tour.  This is a guided Bus Tour that will visit 2 local Cleveland Breweries.  The Tour includes beer samples, an informational brewery tour, beer education and trivia, and fun facts about Cleveland. The bus tour will originate at the Cleveland Marriott at Key Center at 3:30 p.m. (127 Public Square, Cleveland, OH 44114) and will drop off guests back at the Marriott at 6:00 p.m. just in time for Gala Cocktail Social.   Advance purchase tickets for this tour are available on our website or by calling (216) 409-3027 for a reservation.  Ticket cost is $40 per person.

TAKE A HIKE: Downtown Cleveland Gateway District Walking Tour (meet in Marriott Lobby at 4:00 pm) (email to reserve in advance and help us plan)
Enjoy a one-hour long, guided walking tour of the Gateway District, which is home to the Arcade, Progressive Field, Quicken Loans Arena, East 4th Street, the 5th Street Arcades, five hotels, unique stores and over 60 restaurants and bars.  Enjoy learning about the history, culture and future plans of this exciting neighborhood on your tour!  Take a Hike is an award-winning program of Historic Gateway Neighborhood Corporation.  Donations appreciated to help match program grants.  For more information about the Gateway District, visit

VISIT THE HORSESHOE CASINO, 100 Public Square, Cleveland, OH 44113 (free; will meet in Marriott Lobby after CLEs)

VISIT THE ROCK AND ROLL HALL OF FAME, 1100 Rock and Roll Blvd, Cleveland, OH 44114 (pay on your own; will meet in Marriott Lobby after CLEs)

Saturday April 5, 2014, 9:30 – End
Event sponsored by Everett Wu Periodontics LLC

Join us for a fun night of music and dancing at the Velvet Dog, 1280 W. 6th Street, Cleveland, OH 44113.  The Velvet Dog is a 3 floor complex located in Cleveland’s Warehouse District and offers Top-40 dance sounds.  We have reserved the 3rd Floor VIP section for our group.  Hope to see you there!

Sunday April 6, 2014, 11:00 a.m.

Join us for a set menu Brunch at Emperor’s Palace Restaurant, 2136 Rockwell Ave, Cleveland OH 44114. Brunch includes an appetizer, 4 main dishes, and dessert.  Emperor’s Palace is a 3 minute drive from the Marriott at Key Center/Cleveland Renaissance.  Free Parking is available across the street from the restaurant. Advance purchase tickets for this brunch are available on our website or by calling (216) 409-3027 for a reservation.  Ticket cost is $20 per person.