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University Circle Holiday CircleFest

Join us for a full afternoon of fun during the University Circle Holiday CircleFest. Our tower and tent is on one of the free shuttle stops. Stop by enjoy some hot tea and a freshly baked Belgian waffle while you listen to Cleveland's Singing Tower.

Noon, 1:00, 2:00 & 3:00 p.m. - Christmas and Hanukkah Music on the Carillon


12:30, 1:30, 2:30 & 3:30 p.m. - Tower Tours. See a live demonstration of the 47-bell Dutch carillon as well as the breathtaking view of Uptown University Circle from the McGaffin Tower. LIMIT 20/TOUR;
register online
or sign up at the FMC tent;
suggested donation $5. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

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Noon-4:00 p.m. - “WaffleShop Tent.” Enjoy freshly baked Belgian waffles and toppings ($3 each) and free spiced hot tea. Get an “I Heard the Bells” 50th Birthday edition wristband, and see a video about the unique McGaffin Carillon between concerts.

Free 2017-2018 McGaffin Carillon coloring book and crayons to the first 250 visitors.

Earlier Event: November 17
Lunchtime Carillon Concert and Tower Tour
Later Event: December 18
Holiday Lunchtime Concerts