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Chill and Toast

@ Van Aken District

December 1, 2018

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The Van Aken District – Shaker’s reimagined downtown, announces that Chill & Toast – the highly successful outdoor winter event that debuted last December in Shaker Heights – is moving to its permanent home in the District for its second year.

This not-to-be-missed event, free and open to the public, will feature activities for the entire family:

  • Hot chocolate will be offered by Juma that you can enjoy around the bonfire or in one of the event’s heated outdoor lounges
  • Outdoor bars selling cups of holiday cheer for all ages
  • Stilt walkers, Ice sculptures & craft fun for children
  • Public art courtesy of Graffiti Artist, Mr. Soul (Presented by Arts Van Aken)
  • Team Sawyer selling food that will reflect their new District-based restaurant while Chef Jonathon Sawyer signs his new book, House of Vinegar
  • Michael’s Genuine serving a preview of what you can expect when they open in the Spring
  • Face painting from Boho Faux at Double Rainbow (open for business during the event)
  • Specialty event at Xhibition (open for business during the event)
  • STEM Handmade Soaps will offer snacks and special offers (open for business during the event)
  • Receive a personalized astrology reading at Luster where there will also be beverages and light bites on hand (open for business during the event)
  • SEE Eyewear will offer snacks and special offers (open for business during the event)
  • J. Pistone’s will be offering a selection of baked goods
  • Personalized caricatures at Mitchell’s Ice Cream (open for business during the event)
  • Mini Manicures from Manifest
  • Free Yoga led by GrooveRyde from 6-7pm
  • DJ spinning followed by live music from fan favorite: Sunrise Jones
  • The return of a Holiday Lighting moment in Shaker Heights!
  • Residents and non-residents alike are welcome to share a toasty beverage and experience new retailers’ top gifting selections. Van Aken District restaurants & Betty’s Bomb Ass Burgers Food Truck will serve a special selection of cozy winter fare and specialty drinks.