top of page

What's New at the Rock Hall? April, 2024 Events and Exhibitions

Relax | By Cullen Fischel | Updated April 4, 2024


Cullen Fischel of Cleveland's guide to upcoming events at Cleveland's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

As a keen follower of Cleveland's vibrant music scene, I'm excited to bring you the latest happenings at the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in April, 2024.


April at the Rock Hall is bustling with activities and events that showcase the diverse aspects of rock 'n' roll, offering visitors unique experiences that delve into the heart of this iconic genre.


Upcoming Events at the Rock Hall (April, 2024)


The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland has an exciting lineup of events for April 2024, showcasing a diverse range of musical talents and discussions. Key events include:


Rock & Roll Hall of Fame SolarFest: April 5-8, 2024


  • When: April 5-8, 2024

  • Where: Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, Cleveland

  • Hours: 10:00 AM – 10:00 PM daily

  • Cost: $35 for non-members, Free for members (Advance reservations required)


Immerse yourself in a four-day celebration of rock and roll and the solar eclipse at the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame's SolarFest. Experience live music from JAMPOP and Ri Rosecrans, test your knowledge at the Rock & Roll Game Show: Eclipse Edition, and jam out to eclipse-themed music in the Garage.


Listen to Pink Floyd's Dark Side of the Moon or groove to the Rock Hall's official "Space is the Place" playlist. Explore celestial-themed artifacts on display, capture memories at special photo ops, and browse unique SolarFest merchandise.


Enjoy specialty cocktails, craft beer, and new exhibits: Revolutionary Women in Music, Hip Hop 50, and 2023 Inductees.


Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Celestial Blast: April 7, 2024


  • When: Sunday, April 7, 2024

  • Where: Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, Cleveland

  • Hours: 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM

  • Cost: $25 for non-members, $15 for members (Advance reservations required)


Blast off into a cosmic night of music and celebration at the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Celestial Blast! Explore the museum's exhibits, chat with Rock Hall experts, and enjoy craft beer and specialty cocktails.


Get ready for:

  • Headliner: DJ set by legendary Grandmaster Flash

  • Live Music: Inter-dimensional performance by Public Squares

  • Meet & Greet: Astronaut Steve Bowen

  • Rock & Roll Artifacts & Activities: Celestial-themed guides, themed playlists, photo ops, Rock Hall Library & Archives table, and more!

  • Eclipse Merch: Special t-shirts, glasses, and posters


Blood Drive with the American Red Cross: April 15, 2024



Donor Perks:

  • Discounted Museum Admission: Get a discount on future visits to explore the Rock Hall.

  • Commemorative Glass

  • $10 e-gift card

  • Raffle Prizes

  • Free Parking: Courtesy of the Great Lakes Science Center


Make a Difference:  Each blood donation can help save up to three lives. Sign up today and make a real impact!


Note: The Blood Drive takes place outside regular museum hours. If you'd like to tour the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, please purchase tickets separately.


For the most up-to-date details on these events, including ticket prices and participating bands, visit the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame's official website.


Cullen Fischel's Tips for the Best Experience


  • Plan Ahead: Check the Rock Hall's schedule on their website to plan your visit around specific events and exhibitions. This ensures you don't miss out on unique experiences.

  • Explore the Surroundings: Combine your Rock Hall visit with exploring Cleveland's rich music history and cultural landmarks.

  • Immerse Yourself: Engage fully in the events. Whether it's a live concert or a film screening, immerse yourself in the experience to truly appreciate the essence of rock 'n' roll.


The Ohio Traveler Explains


What makes the Rock Hall's events unique?

The events at the Rock Hall are unique because they celebrate the history, diversity, and evolution of rock music, offering a blend of live performances, film screenings, and special thematic programs.


How can visitors enrich their Rock Hall experience?

Visitors can enrich their experience by exploring related sites in Cleveland, such as Cleveland's entertainment district and Cleveland's diverse selection of museums, to get a broader understanding of the city's musical heritage.


Are there interactive elements in the Rock Hall's events?

Yes, many events at the Rock Hall include interactive elements, allowing visitors to engage more deeply with the music and its history.

23 views0 comments
bottom of page