Seasonal Events at the Emerald Event Center

As evidenced by our improving weather, Old Man Winter is on his way out and we’re making way for spring. With the end of winter, Workday Wednesday lunches have concluded. But the Emerald Event Center and the Residence Inn by Marriott Cleveland Avon will be featuring a variety of festive culinary and cocktail events beginning with Fat Tuesday.

Mardi Gras buffet

A Mardi Gras Celebration Buffet will be held in the CRAFT bar at the Residence Inn by Marriott, Tuesday, February 28. From 5–9pm guests can feast on Jambalaya, New Orleans Chicken Wings, Catfish, Okra and more. All will be freshly prepared by our own Chef Bernie Berhent. Visit the event page for more menu detail. And of course the CRAFT bar will have themed drink specials to add to the festive atmosphere. No tickets or reservations are necessary for this event and cost is $12 per person. Following the Mardi Gras event, Jambalayabeginning in March, be on the lookout for spring/summer dinners. Our outdoor patio barbecues were hugely popular last year and this year promises to delight our guests. Our CRAFT bar, cozy indoor and outdoor spaces, fire pits and conversation areas make it a great place to meet friends after work and unwind on beautiful spring and summer days.

Further down the road, the Emerald Event Center will host an Easter Brunch, with a full menu of Easter brunch favorites, scrambler bar, chef-carved ham and prime rib, chicken breast, Boston butter crumb cod and shrimp, desserts, mimosas and more. Even the Easter Bunny will be on hand to conduct a good old fashioned egg hunt (weather permitting) Check the event page for details and reservation information.

We’re looking forward to seeing some old friends and some new faces at our events this spring and summer. Come and celebrate the sunshine with us!