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Cleveland - Family

May 13, 2010  Cleveland resident for 18 years, and proud of it
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Looking for a weekend of some good old fashioned Cleveland family fun? Look no further! Here are some great ideas and venues that will make your weekend in Cleveland fabulous and unforgettable.

  • Explore locations featured in this Trip List: Cleveland, Sandusky
  • Category: Perfect weekend
  • 1. Great Lakes Science Center
    Great Lakes Science Center, Cleveland, Ohio

    Hypothesis: ultimate fun! The Great Lakes Science Center, complete with an Omnimax movie featuring the Hubble Telescope and brand-new NASA exhibit, will fulfill your star-gazing fantasies and send your minds on a journey to outter space. And don't forget about the 400 hands-on exhibits, science related live demonstrations, and more!

  • 2. House of Blues
    House of Blues, Cleveland, Ohio

    Hungry for some rock and roll? Come on down to the Cleveland House of Blues for some tasty Southern Style Cuisine. The American folk art, rockin' tunes, and amazing food will surely satisfy your cravings and keep you rocking and rolling all afternoon! Kids menu available, and Plus Pass users receive 10% off meal check or merchandise.

  • 3. Lolly the Trolley
    Lolly the Trolley, Cleveland, Ohio

    What better way to experience 100 points of Cleveland excitement than on a sweet pair of wheels? Hitch a ride on Lolley the Trolley, a fun and educational 20 mile tour that will entertain both adults and children.

  • 4. Hard Rock Cafe
    Hard Rock Cafe, Cleveland, Ohio

    Delicious American Cuisine + the world's largest collection of rock memorabilia = a dinner experience you can't miss! Stop in the Hard Rock Café at the "rock and roll capital of the world" for a dinner that will rock your socks off.

  • 5. Lake Metroparks Farmpark

    For all you nature-lovers, the Lake Metroparks Farmpark is the place to be! Milk a cow, take a wagon ride, and meet 50 different breeds of farm animals. You'll also learn about solar and wind power, while strolling through the gardens and meeting some new furry friends.

  • 6. Big Fun

    Ohio's largest selection of collectable toys is sure to appeal to kids, retro hipsters, nostalgic parents, and collectors alike! With a broad selection of everything from GI Joe to vintage lunchboxes, there's no doubt you'll find some BIG fun here.

  • 7. Tommy's
    Tommy's, Cleveland, Ohio

    Whether you're looking for a juicy cheeseburger, a tofu "not-dog", or a vegan spinach pie, Tommy's is the place for you! Located in Coventry, this old-fashioned diner with a hip menu is a great spot for meat-eaters, vegetarians, and vegans. Don't forget to try their famous milkshakes!

  • 8. Cleveland Metroparks Zoo
    Cleveland Metroparks Zoo, Cleveland, Ohio

    With your Plus Pass, you'll recieve free admission to this Zoo jam-packed with animal fun! Make sure to catch the DINOSAURS! exhibit coming this summer, featuring a 20-foot tall t-rex that comes to life right before your eyes. You can't miss this!

  • 9. b.a. Sweetie Candy Company
    b.a. Sweetie Candy Company, Cleveland, Ohio

    Your sweet tooth will be happier than ever with a trip to Sweetie Candy Co. Complete with the world's largest PEZ despenser and every kind of candy imaginable, you and your kids will have some delicious fun.

  • 10. Great Wolf Lodge
    Great Wolf Lodge, Sandusky, Ohio

    At Great Wolf Lodge's Gitchigoomie Grill, the menu is filled with tasty options for both parents and children. This rustic atmosphere is complete with a full-service bar and three tvs.

  • 11. Ghostly Manor Thrill Center
    Ghostly Manor Thrill Center, Sandusky, Ohio

    Are your kids halloween-lovers? For a spooky and thrilling experience for anytime of the year, take your little ghouls and boys to the Ghostly Manor Thrill Center. Recieve 1$ off with your plus pass, and be careful of the ghosts and goblins that may be creeping behind you!

  • 12. Cedar Point Amusement Park
    Cedar Point Amusement Park, Sandusky, Ohio

    If you're in Cleveland, you gotta get to Cedar Point! Rated the "best amusement park in the world" for the 11th year in a row, you're sure to find a thrill on the whooping 17 roller coasters, and the new Shoot the Rapids ride premiering in May. Take your kids to Camp Snoopy, Planet Snoopy, and the Jr. Gemini children's area. Thrills and fun for all ages!

  • 13. Kalahari Waterpark Resort
    Kalahari Waterparks, Sandusky, Ohio

    Splash into the world's largest indoor waterpark with a fun African ambiance! Kalahari offers more than 173,000 square feet of water slides, wave pools, indoor surfing, and oodles of other fun activities. After all the aquatic fun, pop into the Kahunaville Restaurant complete with a family-friendly DJ, games, activities, televised sports, and incredible flair bartenders.