by Julie E. Washington/Plain Dealer Reporter
Wednesday July 09, 2008
The Christmas Story House and Museum — located in the Cleveland house seen in the movie “A Christmas Story” — celebrates Christmas in July with a month-long exhibit of original costumes, behind-the-scenes photos from the Warner Bros. Collection, BB gun shooting and Leg Lamp Bowling. Check out www.achristmasstoryhouse.com for the schedule.
Also, mark your calendar for the “A Christmas Story” 25th Anniversary Celebration and Convention, being held Thanksgiving weekend at the Renaissance Cleveland Hotel. The celebration will include cast meet-and-greets and the premiere of documentaries about the making of the movie.
The house and museum, 3159 W. 11th St., are open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, and noon to 5 p.m. on Sunday. The site has admissions and tour times.