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Solar Eclipse Specials from Downtown Businesses

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Dates and Times for this Past Event


Downtown Akron Businesses are offering numerous specials related to the 2024 Solar Eclipse.

Here is a collection of specials being offered by downtown businesses up to and during the 2024 Solar Eclipse. Check with individual businesses listed for their hours of operation and the availability of the specials.

Get a Ride

Akron METRO RTA will offer Free Fares on METRO Direct and METRO ADA services on Monday, April 8 to assist with traffic safety during the highly anticipated solar eclipse.

Solar Eclipse Food & Drink Specials in Downtown Akron

Akronym Brewing: offering $12 Eclipse Flight Boards on Monday

Chill Ice Cream & Indulge Chocolates:

  • Moon Pie (creamy marshmallow ice cream with chocolate-covered graham crackers)
  • Hello Darkness My Old Friend (coconut ash ice cream with hints of vanilla and coconut)
  • Eclipse Bar (creamy milk chocolate with nonpareils coating the back of the bar)

Cilantro Thai & Sushi: Solar Eclipse-inspired cocktail, the Nisshoku (Solar Eclipse in Japanese)

Crave: Banana Total Eclipse: Absolut vanilla vodka, creme de banana liqueur, purred bananas into vanilla cream, golden sugar rim, banana sugar tuile

The Daily Pressed: Drink specials

  • Cosmic Cooler
  • Eclipse Martini
  • Sun and Moon Mimosa

Davinci's Pizza: open from 10 am to 10 pm, $4.00 slices all day

The 1: Food and Spirits: Opening at 1 pm on April 8 with Eclipse-themed cocktails, small plates, and sandwiches from their new menu. Cocktails include:

  • Dark Skies (bourbon, Amaro Nonino, Kahlua & cocoa bitters topped with an orange peel)
  • Total Eclipse (Chambord, gin, Cointreau, honey syrup, prosecco, topped with a lemon peel)
  • Venus' Kiss (Hendrick's Gin, lime, house-made blueberry syrup, & creme de violette)
  • Jupiter Martini (Titos, house-made limoncello, lemon, & a red wine float)

Solar Eclipse Retail Specials in Downtown Akron

Akron Art Museum: Solar Eclipse Akron Art Museum t-shirts

Northside Cellar: Eclipse Sale in store 4/5 - 4/6

Northside Marketplace: Lots of Eclipse Gear is available!

Rubber City Comics: Akron Eclipse Stickers designed by Kelley Sayre

Stray Dog Carts, Cafe & Condiments: Solar Eclipse t-Shirts and glasses

We Care Tees (Northside Marketplace): Limited-Edition Ohio Solar Eclipse 2024 t-shirt

Zeber-Martell Gallery: Limited-Edition Solar Eclipse Mugs

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