Tour your own town with Downtown Akron Passports

Enjoy 14 art, culture and entertainment offerings in downtown Akron for just $15. You'll even start off with an admission button to First Night Akron 2018 - a $10 value!

Passports can be purchased starting Friday, Nov. 24. Find them at Acme Fresh Market locations, Akron Art Museum, Akron Civic Theatre, Angel Falls Coffee Co. (Highland Square) and the Library Shop at Main.
 

2018 PASSPORT EVENTS                                                 

Lock 3
January-February 2018 - 200 S. Main St.

Visit Lock 3 Winterfest and receive $4 off the Artic Adventure Pass that includes unlimited skating, putt-putt, sledding hill and hot dog, chips, hot chocolate or coffee.  Valid Dec. 31, 2017-Feb. 19, 2018. This offer may be used once in 2018.

Tuesday Musical presents Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center*
Tuesday, January 23, 2018 – 7:30 p.m.
E.J. Thomas Hall - The University of Akron, 198 Hill St., Akron 44304

Show your passport at the EJ Thomas Hall ticket office to receive two (2) free tickets for Tuesday Musical's concert by the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center.

Akron Civic Theatre*
Sunday, January 28, 2018 – 2:30 p.m. 182 S. Main St.

Leave the winter blues behind and escape to the rhythms of the Caribbean with the University of Akron Steel Drum Band. Passport good for two free tickets while supplies last. Call 330-253-2488 for reservations.

The Nightlight
Any day in 2018 (times vary) – 30 N. High St.

Enjoy a free large popcorn while catching the latest film. Film tickets can be purchased online and the passport presented at the box office to redeem for popcorn.  This offer may be used once in 2018.

Akron Roller Derby
Saturday, February 3, 2018 – 5 p.m.  John S. Knight Center, 77 E. Mill St.

Enjoy one free admission to the first home game of the 2018 season at the John S. Knight Center in downtown Akron.

Akron Roller Derby
Saturday, March 10, 2018 –  5 p.m. John S. Knight Center, 77 E. Mill St.

Enjoy one free admission to the second home game of the 2018 season at the John S. Knight Center in downtown Akron.

Ohio Shakespeare Festival*
Thursday, March 22, 2018 – 6 p.m. – Greystone Hall, 103 S. High St., 6th floor

Get a tour of the OSF theatre at Greystone Hall and catch a sneak peek of the rehearsal of King Charles III - an Ohio Premiere of the Olivier-award winning play set in the near future. Written in the style of a Shakespearean history play, it features all the modern day royals (Charles, Camilla, William, Kate, and Harry).  Reservations requested by calling 330-374-7574.

The Summit County Historical Society
April 2018 – Wed-Sat from 1-4 p.m. (choose one date) 550 Copley Rd.

Visit the Perkins Stone Mansion in the spring when it opens for the new season. Each passport holder will receive two free admission tickets. Offer good during regular tour hours.

Akron Symphony Orchestra Jazz Meets Symphony*
Saturday, April 14, 2018 – 7:30 p.m.

E.J. Thomas Hall - The University of Akron, 198 Hill St., Akron 44304

Akron Symphony Orchestra presents Jazz Meets Symphony featuring the Akron Symphony and Cleveland Jazz Orchestra. Redeemable only at the E.J. Thomas Hall box office the night of the show. Visit akronsymphony.org for details or call 330-535-8131.

Summer Exhibit at Hower House
July-August 2018, Wed-Sat from 12-3 p.m. (choose one date) - The University of Akron, 60 Fir Hill, Akron 44325

Enjoy free admission and see our summer exhibit. Learn more about the Hower Family and shop in the Cellar Door Store.

Holidays at Hower House
November 7-December 23, 2018 - Wed-Sat from 1-4 p.m. (choose one date) The University of Akron, 60 Fir Hill, Akron 44325

Buy one Holiday Tour admission for $8 and receive one admission free.  Akron's 1871 Victorian Masterpiece will be decked out from top to bottom in holiday style.

The Summit County Historical Society
December 2018– Wed-Sat from 1-4 p.m. (choose one date) 550 Copley Rd.

Visit the Perkins Stone Mansion to view the holiday decorations. Each passport holder will receive two free admission tickets. Offer good during regular tour hours.

 *In some instances you must present your passport to receive a ticket before the event.

Seating may be limited, so advance reservations are suggested. All events occur in Downtown Akron unless otherwise listed. In the instance that more than one date is listed, you may choose one date to attend.

EXPIRED 2018 PASSPORT EVENTS

First Night Akron 2018*
Sunday, December 31, 2017 - 6 p.m.-midnight – Downtown Akron

Celebrate the new year and the arts community celebration in Downtown Akron. 

Free admission to the Akron Zoo (choose one date)
January 2-7, 2018 – 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
500 Edgewood Ave., Akron 44307

Enjoy one free admission to the Akron Zoo with a valid Downtown Akron Passport.  (Children under 2 are free)