Join fellow residents, City leaders, and representatives from RMS Corp. at the New Starts Now Demolition Celebration for the Van Aken District.
The demolition ceremony begins at noon at the former Starbucks site on the corner of Chagrin Blvd. and Warrensville Center Rd.
Then the family friendly celebration moves inside from 12:30-5 pm to a storefront next to Pearl Asian Kitchen in Shaker Plaza, 20156 Van Aken Blvd.
- Browse a pop-up shop of future Van Aken District retailers including Restore Cold Pressed, Evie Lou, Whiskey Grade, Mitchell's Homemade Ice Cream, Rising Star Coffee Roasters Little Italy, Marc Anthoni Spa, Brigade, and Nina Lau'ren Cakepops.
- Enjoy a cold beer in the Goldhorn Brewery beer lounge (beer sales proceeds benefit Christ Episcopal Church) and music from the band By Light We Loom (2-4pm).
- Shop/dine the existing tenants throughout Shaker Plaza and the Shops on Chagrin, and participate in the "Be An Original" interactive, prize-filled treasure hunt.
- Make your mark on a public art project.
- Continue the festivities at the After Party at Juma Gallery (20100 Chagrin Blvd.) where you can shop, enjoy wine, beer and small plates, and listen to the music of Jim Carr from 6-8pm.
Admission is free. Parking available at Shaker Plaza or in the lot on Farnsleigh Rd.