2016 Lighting Schedule

January 18 Martin Luther King Day Red, White, Blue
February 2 National Heart Month Red
February 5 Go Red for Women Red
February 14 Valentine's Day Red, White
February 15 President's Day Red, White, Blue
February 23 National Eating Disorders Week Blue, Green
March 10 World Kidney Day Yellow, Blue, Red
March 16 Colon Cancer Awareness Month Blue
March 17 St. Patrick's Day Green
March 19 Tower Goes Dark for Earth Hour Dark
March 19 World Endometriosis Day Yellow
March 21 Autism Awareness Night at Quicken Loans Arena Blue
March 21 World Down Syndrome Day Blue, Orange
March 26 Epilepsy Purple Day Purple
March 30 Opening Night-Cleveland International Film Festival Pink, Blue, Purple, Green
April 2 World Autism Awareness Day Blue
April 4 Indians Home Opener Red, Blue
April 7 City Year Cleveland Red
April 13 Wear Blue day to Prevent Child Abuse Blue
April 15 Youth Sports Safety Month Red, White, Blue
April 16 Rainbow Babies & Children Hospitals Red, Yellow, Blue
April 19 Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia Awareness Pink, Blue, Yellow
April 29 Diversity Center of Northeast Ohio Blue, Yellow
May 2 Better Speech & Hearing Blue, Lime Green
May 3 National Goodwill Week Blue, White
May 4 National Mental Health Awareness Month Green
May 6 Hunger Network for Greater Cleveland Red
May 7 Green Up Cleveland Green
May 9 Food Allergy Awareness Week Teal
May 10 Lung Cancer Awareness Turquoise
May 11 ALS Awareness Month Red
May 12 Cleveland Housing Network Green
May 14 University Hospitals 150th Anniversary Red Red
May 15 National Police Memorial Day Blue
May 17 Neurofibromatosis Awareness Month Blue, Green
May 20 Lupus Awareness and Put on Purple Purple
May 21 Metro Health System Teal, Green
May 27-30 Memorial Day Weekend Red, White, Blue
June 4 National Cancer Survivors Day Teal, Purple
June 6 Cleveland Museum of Art 100th Anniversary Blue, White
June 14 Flag Day Red, White, Blue
June 20 Alzheimer’s Awareness Purple
July 1-4 Independence Day Weekend Red, White, Blue
July 15-23 RNC in Cleveland Red, White, Blue
August 18 Browns Pre-Season Opener Orange Orange
August 26-27 Race for the Cure Pink
August 27 Burning River Fest Orange
September 1 Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month Teal
September 2-5 Labor Day Weekend Red, White, Blue
September 9 Stant Up to Cancer Red, Orange
September 11 9/11 Remembrance Day Red, White, Blue
September 15 World Lymphoma Awareness Day Red
September 17 Constitution Week Red, White, Blue
September 18 Browns Home Opener Orange
September 26 Mesothelioma Awareness Blue
October 1 End Polio Now Red
October 3 Domestic Violence Awareness Month Purple
October 7 Trigeminal Neuralgia Awareness Teal
October 9 Browns Home Game Orange
October 10 Columbus Day Green, White, Red
October 15 Infant Loss Remembrance Day Pink, Blue
October 23 United Hungarian Societies Red, White, Green
October 24 National Pro Bono Week Blue
October 30 Browns Home Game Orange
November 3 Alzheimers Awareness Month Teal
November 4 National Philanthropy Day Blue, Gold
November 6 Browns Home Game Orange
November 7 CRPS Awareness Orange
November 8 Election Day Red, White, Blue
November 11 Veteran's Day Red, White, Blue
November 16 VChronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease(COPD) Orange
November 20 Browns Home Game Orange
November 27 Browns Home Game Orange
December 11 Browns Home Game Orange
December 24 Browns Home Game Orange
The Color Selection Criteria
  1. The Terminal Tower lights up in support of nationally recognized charity campaigns.
  2. The Terminal Tower lights up in support of Cleveland’s sports franchises. We typically do not light up for teams that are outside of Cleveland; however we do make exception for certain events and tournaments that take place in Cleveland.
  3. The Terminal Tower lights up in support of events that drive business and income to the city or the region.
  4. The Terminal Tower lights are not politically active. We do not support social, political or religious issues or events unless it is determine that a particular issue meets other criteria requirements.
  5. The Terminal Tower lights up in support of certain events of historically significance to the city or the region.
  6. The Terminal Tower lights up in support of national and local holidays.
  7. The Terminal Tower lights strive to be inclusive and supportive of many organizations and causes. Unfortunately, we cannot accommodate all display requests.
  8. All requests are reviewed and given thoughtful consideration and we will try to provide a response within two weeks of the request.
  9. If a request is approved the organization will need to provide four (4) 22" x 28" professionally created signs for display at Tower City highlighting their event. The signs are subject to Terminal Tower management approval.
  10. For annual or reoccurring events the organization must request their colors each year. Having your organizations colors in one year does not guarantee that future requests will be honored.
  11. Displays are approved at the sole discretion of the management of the Terminal Tower. The management of the Terminal Tower is under no obligation to provide feedback as to why requests for lighting are approved or denied.