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Yelp Cleveland Elites Get To The Pointe!



Last Monday's event had Elites pirouette-ing with joy as Yelp Cleveland and local organization, Ballet In Cleveland, partnered up to throw a tutu-filled bash at Cowell & Hubbard, called Yelp Gets To The Pointe

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Over 50 Elites and their guests noshed on scrumptious light bites from Cowell & Hubbard's adventurous menu, boasting mini gourmet meatballs, hummus and chicken salad bites that "were to die for," as Winnie W put it. "I definitely ate my fair share.  Each had a unique flair of flavor that I know I will be craving!" And thanks to A Cookie & A Cupcake and Churned, Yelpers noshed on mini cupcake bites and browned-butter ice cream with hunks of lavender brittle throughout.

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The tutus really started coming out once the cocktails were served! Two signature cocktails were crafted for the event in conjunction with the "drinks" in Ballets With A Twist: Cocktail Hour, coming to Cleveland next month. Cowell & Hubbard served up a Mai Tai with candied almonds and a basil cucumber gimlet. Meanwhile, guests could take that buzz on over to the Yelpy Tutu Booth to take some elegant (read: hilarious) shots. See those pictures here, thanks to photog, Fernando Lopez. 

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The fun didn't end there—thanks to Ballet In Cleveland, Elites had the opportunity to actually try on real pointe shoes and receive discounted tickets to the Ballets With A Twist show coming up! PlayhouseSquare hosted a raffle for opening night tickets to see Sleeping Beauty and The Owens Group gave away swag and free passes to see upcoming films. 

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Check out crazy hilarious pictures HERE—and why not take a gander of the excellent event reviews, HERE? Or, leave your own feedback if you were there. No need to be shy! 

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Many thanks to Jessica of Ballet In Cleveland, the staff at Cowell & Hubbard, SynDee (and all her sweetness) of A Cookie & A Cupcake and also Churned, PlayhouseSquare, The Owen's Group, Fernando Lopez, Yelpterns Russa & Jared, Nicole W for coming out from Chicago, and last but not least, all you amazing CLE Yelp Elites! 

 

See you at the next one (and on Yelp!) 

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Cara L (left), Yelp Cleveland Community Manager

(Right: Nicole W, Yelp Mideast RL)

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