Long Live Rock Letters on Rock Hall Plaza with Fans

Fall Events 2018

Whether you are in search of new exhibits, hands-on learning, films or live music, we deliver. 

Featured exhibits include Part of the Machine: Rock & Pinball and Stay Tuned: Rock on TV. Timed with 1994 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Inductee Elton John's farewell tour concert in Cleveland in November, fans can also check out his iconic “Hercules” outfit on display in the Shine A Light exhibit, beginning November 1.

Other events and programs this fall include: 

Special Extended Rates for NEO Visitors + Guests

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In November and December, Northeast Ohio Residents can extend their exclusive admission discount to friends and family! Purchase online by selecting a November or December visit date and get tickets for only $19 each or at the box office for $20. 

Terms & Conditions

Must present valid ID upon arrival with ZIP code beginning in 440, 441, 442 or 443. Valid only for adult general admission tickets. Not valid for special events. Subject to availability. Not valid with any other discount or promotional offer. Not valid towards the purchase of a two-day pass. Offer valid November 1st through December 31st, 2018.

Special Programs

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Rock on TV: Norma Coates on Shindig and Hullabaloo

Wednesday, November 14th at 7 p.m. FREE with reservation at ticketing.rockhall.com

Highlighting the Museum’s new Stay Tuned: Rock on TV exhibit, join Western University Associate Professor Dr. Norma Coates for a discussion about television’s earliest musical shows, including Shindig and Hullabaloo, both of which are featured in the exhibit.

Elvis '68 comeback special anniversary celebration with Steve binder

Sunday, December 2nd at 2 p.m. FREE with Museum admission at ticketing.rockhall.com

Celebrating the 50th anniversary of Elvis’ Comeback Special

On December 3, 1968, Elvis aired on NBC - TV, reigniting Presley’s career and setting the stage for a new kind of music TV special. Join Steve Binder, legendary producer and director of that ’68 Comeback Special, for a special 50th anniversary screening of Elvis and a Q&A. Binder will speak about in-depth about his work directing some of TVs greatest music moments – many featured in the Museum’s Stay Tuned: Rock on TV exhibit. He will also be signing his new book Comeback '68 / Elvis: The Story of the Elvis Special, which will be available for purchase.

Rock Hall Nights

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rock hall nights: Play!

Wednesday, November 7th from 6-9 p.m. FREE with Museum admission at ticketing.rockhall.com; special local $20 ticket includes admission, drink voucher, VIP check-in, and giveaway (online only)

See it, feel it, play it in this hands-on Rock Hall experience. Test your skills on the drums, become a pinball wizard, or compete to be a Rock Band champion. In partnership with Superelectric Pinball Parlor. 

rock hall nights: rock on tv

Wednesday, December 5th from 6-9 p.m. FREE with Museum admission at ticketing.rockhall.com; special local $20 ticket includes admission, drink voucher, VIP check-in, and giveaway (online only)

Check out the Museum’s latest exhibit and explore how television brought artists into our living room and changed the way we experience music. Team up for a scavenger hunt, win prizes at a TV theme contest, and try your hand as a variety show host. Nostalgia and good memories welcome!

Metered parking is available surrounding the Museum and free after 6 p.m. daily.