Downtown events, culture and entertainment pack the calendar with wide-ranging things to do and see. Whether you’re looking for a day of family fun or to catch a performance by your favorite band, Downtown Akron offers so many options. 

To submit an event, please use our online form (NOTE: your event must take place within DAP's 42-block Special Improvement District in Downtown Akron)

Signature Events

Tuesday Musical - St. Petersburg Philharmonic with pianist Nikolai Lugansky

EJ Thomas Hall
March 1 | 7:30 p.m.

Russia’s oldest symphony orchestra will fill EJ Thomas Hall with its soul-stirring signature sound.


Legends in Concert

Akron Civic Theatre
March 3 | 8 p.m.

Legends in Concert is the longest-running show in Las Vegas, and after 33 years is still voted #1 tribute show in the city.