Lorain, Ohio, Lorain Palace Theater, 44052

PUMP UP THE VOLUME (R) – Saturday, August 27@7PM – $5 – Punk Rock Flea Market Lorain’s Punk Rock Night at the Movies!

The eternally classic dark comedy and Punk Rock Flea Market Lorain’s third and final Punk Rock Night at the Movies sponsored by Clark’s Roofing. In Arizona, an introverted and insightful teenager, Mark Hunter (Christian Slater), finds an outlet for his viewpoints through a shortwave radio. Broadcasting as “Hard Harry,” Hunter uses his pirate radio show to rant against the injustices… Read more →


GROUNDHOG DAY (PG) – Sunday, August 28@7PM – $5 – A Month of Murray!

BILL MURRAY’S MOST CRITICALLY ACCLAIMED FILM DIRECTED BY THE LATE GREAT HAROLD RAMIS! Phil (Bill Murray), a weatherman, is out to cover the annual emergence of the groundhog from its hole. He gets caught in a blizzard that he didn’t predict and finds himself trapped in a time warp. He is doomed to relive the same day over and over… Read more →

CITY OF LORAIN’S “BIG IDEAS” EVENT: Building A Comprehensive Plan for Lorain’s Future – Wednesday, September 7@6PM – FREE

The City of Lorain has initiated a process to create a Comprehensive Land Use Plan and a “Big Idea” event/meeting seeking input from the public relative to our Comprehensive Plan (“Comp Plan”) is being held at The Historic Lorain Palace Theater on Wednesday, September 7 from 6PM-8PM. A comprehensive plan, sometimes referred to as a master plan or land-use plan,… Read more →


THE RAT PACK PLAYS THE PALACE with Special Guest Bill Squire, co-host of WMMS’s Alan Cox Show – Friday, September 9@8PM – $37.50/$27.50/$20

Friday September 9, 2016 8PM – $37.50/$27.50/$20.00 (plus applicable fees) BRAVO!Entertainment presents: They were the coolest cats of all time…Frank Sinatra, Sammy Davis, Jr., Dean Martin, Joey Bishop & Peter Lawford…better known as The Rat Pack! They ruled Las Vegas and Hollywood during the 1950’s-1960’s. And now they will RULE The Lorain Palace Theater stage! You absolutely won’t believe your… Read more →



CELEBRATE HISPANIC HERITAGE MONTH WITH LAUGHTER! Elizardi Castro(Puerto Rico), Joey Villagomez(Mexico), Lucky Luciano(Santo Domingo)ARE Los Compadres of Comedy! Elite Concepts Marketing proudly presents the Hispanic Heritage Comedy Festival at The Lorain Palace Theater. Join us for two hours of endless laughs as Los Compadres of Comedy take to the Palace stage and do what they do so well! Hosted By:… Read more →

LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS (in Palace Theater 4D*) (PG-13) – Friday, September 23@7PM – $5 – Six Weeks of Scary!

The eternal horror movie musical! Shown in Palace Theater 4D*!! Meek flower shop assistant Seymour (Rick Moranis) pines for co-worker Audrey (Ellen Greene). During a total eclipse, he discovers an unusual plant he names Audrey II, which feeds only on human flesh and blood. The growing plant attracts a great deal of business for the previously struggling store. After Seymour… Read more →


ON STAGE LIVE! – THE ERIC EVERETT JAZZ ENSEMBLE – Saturday, September 24@8PM – $15 – featuring Speak of the Devil Cocktails

Join us as we kick off our first FULL SEASON of On Stage LIVE! at the Lorain Palace Theater with very special guest The Eric Everett Jazz Ensemble!  On stage seating with the performers creates an unique and  intimate environment for this powerhouse jazz trio to really interact with the audience and along with craft cocktail menu by Speak of… Read more →

POLTERGEIST (PG) – Friday, September 30@7PM – $5 – Six Weeks of Scary!

The 80’s creep out classic on the BIG SCREEN once again for Six Weeks of Scary! Strange and creepy happenings beset an average California family, the Freelings — Steve (Craig T. Nelson), Diane (JoBeth Williams), teenaged Dana (Dominique Dunne), eight-year-old Robbie (Oliver Robins), and five-year-old Carol Ann (Heather O’Rourke) — when ghosts commune with them through the television set. Initially… Read more →

THE THING (R) – Friday, October 7@7PM – $5 – Six Weeks of Scary!

John Carpenter’s mind-warpingly frightening classic! Man is the warmest place to hide… In remote Antarctica, a group of American research scientists are disturbed at their base camp by a helicopter shooting at a sled dog. When they take in the dog, it brutally attacks both human beings and canines in the camp and they discover that the beast can assume… Read more →

AN AMERICAN WEREWOLF IN LONDON (R) – Friday, October 14@7PM – $5 – Six Weeks of Scary!

John Landis’ brilliant turn at classic horror flick filming! David (David Naughton) and Jack (Griffin Dunne), two American college students, are backpacking through Britain when a large wolf attacks them. David survives with a bite, but Jack is brutally killed. As David heals in the hospital, he’s plagued by violent nightmares of his mutilated friend, who warns David that he… Read more →

OHIO ROCK LEGENDS – Saturday, October 15@7:30PM – $25/$20

Join us as LIVE local legendary Rock and Roll royalty RETURNS and takes to the Palace stage for a night of ALL the GREATEST HITS you want to hear! Guitarist Gary Markasky (Micheal Stanley Band), drummer Joe Vitale (Joe Walsh, The Eagles) and his son multi-instrumentalist Joe Vitale Jr., guitarist Marty Lee Hoenes (Donnie Iris & the Cruisers), Chris Wintrip… Read more →

THE TEXAS CHAINSAW MASSACRE(R) – Saturday, October 22@7PM – $5 – Six Weeks of Scary!

Tobe Hooper’s infamous, grisly American horror classic on the Palace Theater’s BIG SCREEN for the FIRST TIME EVER! When Sally (Marilyn Burns) hears that her grandfather’s grave may have been vandalized, she and her paraplegic brother, Franklin (Paul A. Partain), set out with their friends to investigate. After a detour to their family’s old farmhouse, they discover a group of… Read more →


THE RESURRECTION OF STEVIE RAY VAUGHAN starring Billy Evanochko – Friday, October 28@8PM – $29.50, $24.50, $19.50

Like so many of us Billy Evanochko, grew up listening to Stevie Ray Vaughan, but there is one big difference, Billy learned to play SRV’s music just like Stevie played it!  When Billy picks up a Strat and plugs in…something otherworldly happens – and we are transported back in time to a period when Stevie Ray ruled the airwaves with… Read more →

FAYREWETHER: THE MANY FACES OF PAUL FAYREWETHER – Monster’s Ball and Halloween Bash – Saturday, October 29@8PM (doors open at 6PM) – $20

This Fayrewether show – dubbed “The Many Faces of Paul Fayrewether” – is the show to end all Fayrwether shows! Complete with the Paul’s legendary many costumes changes and elaborate theatrics this will be THE epic stage show of the season. But that’s not all…this is a TRUE Monster’s Ball and Halloween bash at The Historic Lorain Palace Theater. Help… Read more →

LEBOWSKIFEST 2016: THE BIG LEBOWSKI – Saturday, November 12@7PM – $5

Join us for our second annual LebowskiFest! Caucasion’s, Lebowski, Walter, Donny, Nihilists, Bunny, Maude, The Stranger and The Dude himself!  Doors open at 7PM for a9PM showing of the Coen Brothers eternal bowling comedy classic at 9PM! Come dressed as your favorite Lebowski character – win prizes! Bowling in the theater back aisle; can you roll a strike? Speak of… Read more →


POP, ROCK & DOO WOPP LIVE! – Saturday, November 19@7:30PM – $65/$55/$45/$35

POP, ROCK & DOO WOPP LIVE! returns to The Lorain Palace Theater on Saturday night, November 19 at 7:30PM with another powerhouse all-star lineup of rock and roll and pop music LEGENDS including Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees Charlie Thomas’ Drifters (“Under the Boardwalk”, “On Broadway”, “Up On the Roof”, “Save the Last Dance for Me”, “There Goes… Read more →

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THE SINGING ANGELS – Sunday, November 27@3PM – $12 advance/$14 day of show – Palace Holiday at Home Series

Lorain Waterfront Winterfest proudly welcomes The Singing Angels back to Waterfront Winterfest 2016! The Singing Angels, founded in 1964, is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit dedicated to youth development through the highest level of artistic achievement in the performing arts. The mission is to engage youth from all communities in quality music and performing arts education that teaches teamwork, builds confidence,… Read more →

TCHAIKOVSKY’S “THE NUTCRACKER” – Saturday, December 10@7:30PM / Sunday, December 11@2PM – $24/$20/$16 – Palace Holiday at Home Series

On Christmas Eve, 1944, the audience at San Francisco’s War Memorial Opera House experienced the American premiere of Tchaikovsky‘s “Nutcracker” ballet.  An instant sensation, the ballet launched a national holiday tradition. Now…finally…the Palace proudly joins in on this glorious tradition! JAM Dance Academy’s warm and sparkling production of “The Nutcracker” will re-introduce Palace audiences of all ages to the magnificent… Read more →