It don’t mean a thing if you’re a novice or an expert jitterbug: You’re welcome at Get Hep Swing’s dance parties on the second Friday of every month in Lakewood, and last Saturday of every month in Waterloo.The Cleveland Institute of Art offers life-drawing classes, where beginners and professionals alike come to practice gestural drawing from nude models.Meanwhile, on the East Side, Dobama Theatre makes its mark with relevant dramas and beautiful set design.Hopefully you have the same taste in music, because at Jukebox the tunes will be playing all night long from the bar's... Stocked with new, local, and touring musicians’ songs, grab some free tokens and load it up!That’s why it’s important to get out there, though: whether your companion is till death or till your next Bumble match, these Cleveland date ideas will give you a reason to brave the cold.
Post-visit, treat yourselves to some macarons and maybe some grower Champagne over at Coquette Patisserie.
This 1920s bowling alley-turned-music venue has a fully stocked bar offering everything from rock concerts to salsa dancing and comedy on two stages.
The fried chicken at this place is almost as famous as its old-school lanes, where you’ll have to keep score by hand if you want to win the game.
Impress a date by letting your creativity shine through -- or, for the less mature among us, Dr.
Sketchy’s Anti-Art School nights are hosted on the last Tuesday of every month at Market Avenue Wine Bar.