Downtown Cleveland Alliance Update With CEO Michael Deemer - 9-28-22

Photo: Deemer-DCA-Scooter-WTAM

Michael Deemer, President & CEO from The Downtown Cleveland Alliance spoke to Bill about Downtown Foot Traffic - Return to Office - Hospitality - Upcoming Events

Downtown Foot Traffic

  • Foot traffic jumped 300K in August
    • Total of 4.7 Million Visits
    • Represents 80% return compared to August 2019

Return to Office

  • Cleveland continues to outpace other cities’ return to office rates.
    • 61% of pre-pandemic levels.
    • Top 10 metros average is still below 50% but has seen significant increase following Labor Day


  • Overall, Cleveland hotels had an occupancy rate of 67.3%, up from 62.7% in June
    • Average daily rate increased from $180 in June to $188.81 in July

Upcoming Events:

  • October Movie Night at Voinovich Park (Oct 22)
  • Superior Hill Improvements Celebration (Sept 29)
  • WinterLand (Nov 26-Feb 28)
    • New branding
    • This year we plan to offer countless opportunities to celebrate throughout the entire winter season with culturally rich, family friendly experiences that showcase the magic of the season in Downtown Cleveland.

Sponsored Content

Sponsored Content