Downtown Cleveland Alliance Update With CEO Michael Deemer - 9-8-21

Michael Deemer, President & CEO from The Downtown Cleveland Alliance spoke to Bill about a very exciting event taking place in Downtown Cleveland’s Public Square this week - Fits well with DCA’s ongoing Welcome Back to Downtown Campaign

Connect in the city is an event to welcome residents, college graduates and young professionals back to the center city.

  • Saturday September 11th; 1-6pm in Downtown Cleveland’s Public Square
  • Partnership between Downtown Cleveland Alliance (DCA), the Cleveland Leadership Center, and the Cleveland Professional 20/30 Club
    • Sponsors include; Spin and Greater Cleveland Partnership
    • Held during Global Cleveland’s Welcoming Week 2021
  • Event includes: 
    • Live music and a DJ, food trucks, live art demonstrations, a scavenger hunt, games, prizes and so much more. 
      • Registration for scavenger hunt @
    • Attendees will also have an opportunity to meet with a series of local employers who will be on-hand to network and recruit talent.

The goal for this event is to help those new to Cleveland, create lasting memories and connections that will keep them here long term. 

Fits well with DCA’s ongoing Welcome Back to Downtown Campaign. What else can folks do while they're Downtown this weekend?

Connect in the City is only one of the events taking place this weekend.

  • Cleveland Indians playing in one of their last homestands of the season
  • VeloSano Bike to Cure takes place in through Downtown on September 11th as well
  • September 12th Cleveland Browns play their first game of the season,
    • Cheer them on from a Downtown Cleveland restaurant of bar

Each week we continue to see thousands of people pour into Downtown for the unique events and experiences like Connect in the City. For more information on Connect in the City or to register for the scavenger hunt, visit

For more information, or if you’re looking to relocate or expand your business into Downtown Cleveland, visit

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