Downtown Akron Events

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Comic Book Club Saturday
Rubber City Comics
Saturday, August 27

Gospel Sundays
Lock 4
Sunday, August 28

Today's Bride Wedding Show
John S. Knight Center
Sunday, August 28

Movies@Main: Hangover Square
Akron-Summit County Public Library
Thursday, September 1

Downtown News

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Akron Based Autism Group to Perform Glass Menagerie Knight Art Grant winners to showcase talent and enlighten audience

Known for providing classes, workshops and other developmental opportunities for young people on the autism spectrum, Akron-based Center for Applied Drama & Autism (CADA) will present, through its performance wing, Theatre on the Spectrum, Tennessee Williams’ Glass Menagerie.  more »

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 »

Featured Business



Luigi’s, an Italian Restaurant located in Downtown’s Northside, and is an Akron favorite that’s been around for over 55 years.  more »

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