Otherfest is Keep Cleveland Boring's Fall music festival that features 20+ bands on 2 stages ranging in a multitude of genres. Otherfest has been supporting touring bands since 2006, and, without it, there would be no Keep Cleveland Boring. The festival takes place on Highway 61, just north of Cleveland city limits. Free camping, food trucks, and beverage vending are additional features at the yearly festival. Come for the music, stay for the camping.
Every Saturday afternoon in October, Mississippin' Saturdays is celebrated at Hey Joe's with live Mississippi music paired with Mississippi breweries. At Mississippin' Saturdays, you can meet the brewers while enjoying their specialty craft brews, the Fall in Mississippi, and live music.
This is our one-night food festival featuring Bolivar County restaurants. For a $15 entry fee, patrons get free reign over bite-sized portions of each restaurant's prepared dishes. 20+ restaurants participate annually and the event takes place in Market Alley in downtown Cleveland.
Each December, we celebrate the season accordingly with a festive pub crawl through most of the downtown Cleveland bars. Partnering with Cleveland/Bolivar County Young Professionals, the pub crawlers show up in bulk in their best attire. Carols are sung at each stop.
The Pour Mississippi Beer and Music Festival was founded in 2015 by Keep Cleveland Boring to celebrate southern beer and its drinkers. Keep Cleveland Boring is a non-profit organization that puts together unique events showcasing original, independent talent to raise money for the community.
One of two yearly pub crawls organized by Keep Cleveland Boring in partnership with Cleveland/Bolivar Young Professionals. Drinko De Mayo takes place every year on the 5th of May and features Cleveland's favorite downtown watering holes. The crawl also includes late night music and pinatas at every stop.
Members of Delta State University's Art Department team up to create original mural designs during Anotherfest in the Hey Joe's breezeway for Mural Mural On The Wall Festival. Every year, designs are submitted, and the best designs are produced in full public view throughout the day by DSU's best artists.
An annual event brought to you by Keep Cleveland Boring in partnership with Team Cleveland that showcases Cleveland's best local fare at various restaurants throughout the city. Every special sold during Restaurant Week helps to finance a new and unique project for the city.