Studio West 117 Teams Up with Cavs to Host 2023 NBA Playoffs

Official Game 3 Watch Party

Cavs vs. New York Knicks
Friday, April 21 at 8:30 p.m.
Doors Open at 6:30 p.m.

Lakewood’s Hub for LGBTQ+ Community Welcomes Fans to Celebrate the Cavs Playoffs at their New Inclusive Neighborhood

Studio West 117 has teamed up with community partner the Cleveland Cavaliers to welcome the public to a free Watch Party to cheer on the Cavs when they face the New York Knicks from Madison Square Garden for Game 3 of the 2023 NBA Playoffs on Friday, April 21 at the Fieldhouse at Studio West 117.

Studio West 117, located at 1384 Hird Ave. in Lakewood, is a first-of-its-kind fully inclusive neighborhood created for and by the LGBTQ+ community of Greater Cleveland and its allies. Open to people of all ages and spanning over 300,000 square feet, Studio West 117 is an evolving collection of entertainment, sports, and dining venues in addition to housing, shops and social services.

Doors to the free watch party will open at 6:30 p.m. for fans to enjoy pregame appearances by members of the Cavs entertainment teams that include the PowerHouse, Scream Team, 216 Stix and mascot Sir CC. The first 100 guests will receive a drink ticket (21 and over), a rally towel and Cavs t-shirt. Everyone in attendance will be automatically entered into the raffle to win a variety of Cavs prizes.

Fans that attend the watch party can enjoy the many other attractions and activations offered at Studio West 117, which features fun dining and bar options that includes Latin Night at the Trellis Rooftop, D.O.P.E. (Dwelling on Positive Energy) Cider House & Winery Tap Takeover in Muze Gastropub and Eat Me Pizza serving wood fired pizza 7 days a week. To learn more about these great spaces at Studio West 117, visit