Downtown Akron Events

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Anniversary Celebration
blue: A Goodwill Boutique
Thursday, August 25

Workshop: 3D Printer
Akron-Summit County Public Library
Thursday, August 25

Comic Book Club Saturday
Rubber City Comics
Saturday, August 27

Gospel Sundays
Lock 4
Sunday, August 28

Downtown News

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UA's Art Bomb Brigade Partners with Local Artist on Design for New Ice Cream Company Mural

The University of Akron’s Art Bomb Brigade strikes again! After completing their first major mural explosion at the Downtown Laundromat on South Main Street earlier this summer, the Art Bomb crew of local artists and UA alumni set their creative targets on “Chill,” Akron’s first gourmet ice cream shop.  more »


METRO Regional Transit Authority to launch DASH, a new route servicing downtown Akron

In partnership with The University of Akron, METRO is launching DASH, a downtown Akron shuttle. Beginning service on Monday, August 22, the DASH will take over the Roo Express’ West Loop.  more »


Akron Zoo to host football party for its Brew at the Zoo

The Akron Zoo will hold their third of four Brew at the Zoo events on Saturday, August 27 from 6 – 9 p.m. Local breweries and wineries will be on hand offering free samples and full-sized glasses to purchase during the event. The event will have a football tailgate theme and visitors are encouraged to wear their favorite football team jersey.  more »

Featured Business

ANival Salon

A'Nival Salon Gallery

A’Nival Salon Gallery offers cuts, colors, styles, waxing and more.  more »

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