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Enjoy Scenic Downtown Akron

Make the most of downtown Akron with the Enjoy Scenic Downtown Akron Dining Passport

The Passport runs from August 11, 2023 to November 10, 2023

Visit the Majestic Sights of downtown Akron (and live them!): Throw axes at zombies, throw paint at a canvas, share your infinite knowledge at trivia night, belt one out at karaoke, choose your player from over 750 board games, get into the picture at an art exhibition, escape from the president’s bunker and save the world, enjoy sounds of your favorite band, see it on the big screen, go for a ride on two wheels or on skates, and more!

Image of the Enjoy Scenic Downtown Akron PassportThe Passport

Pick up an Enjoy Scenic Downtown Akron passport at any of more than 80 downtown businesses, or download one Make a purchase at any 5 participating downtown stores and collect stickers at each for your chance to earn a custom-designed Akron-centric t-shirt and a chance to win a downtown prize package worth $300!

The Businesses

See a list of the participating downtown businesses below.

The Rewards

The first 50 people to finish their Passport and turn it in will earn a custom downtown t-shirt designed by Micah Kraus. Everyone who completes the passport by the end of the campaign will be entered into a drawing for a $300 prize pack.

Previous winners received vouchers for stays at Blu-Tique Hotel, Courtyard Marriot, membership to the Akron Civic Theatre Civic Go! program, plus gift cards to great downtown eateries, shops, and experiences. They've even had sandwiches or ice cream named after them in downtown eateries. Who knows what you'll win!

More Rewards!

The Akronite App logoSupport downtown businesses and earn an EXTRA 10% back in Blimps on the #Akronite app. Your Blimps can then be used for purchases at your favorite downtown Akron locales. 

Download the app, link your card, and start earning blimps today! Make every action count.

Photograph of a Lovely Akron t-shirt, designed by Micah KrausReturn your completed passport by mail to: 

Downtown Akron Partnership | Greystone Hall
103 S. High St., 4th Floor | 44308

OR take a photo & email to by November 10, 2023. 

Enjoy Scenic Downtown Akron is presented with additional support from the Knight Foundation.

Enjoy Scenic Downtown Akron Businesses

The 1: Food & Spirits   69 Taps Pub & Eatery   7th Floor Clothing
Akron Art Museum Shop   Akron Axe House   Akron Children's Museum
Akron Coffee Roasters   Akron Soul Train   Akronym Brewing
Barley House   Baxter's Bar            Baxter's Speakeasy
BLU Jazz+   Boiling House   Buffalo Wild Wings GO
Cafe 388   Chameleon Cafe Akron   Chill Ice Cream & Indulge Chocolates
Cilantro Thai & Sushi   Crave   The Daily Pressed
DaVinci's Pizza   DBA (Dante Bocuzzi Akron)   Diamond Deli
Dirty River Bicycle Works   D.P. Dough   Eddie's Famous Cheesesteaks
El Patron Tequileria & Cuisine   Ernie's Catering   Essential Dipped Delights
Evelyn's Coffee & Banh Mi   The Experience Barber & Beauty Shop   Full Grip Games
The Great Escape Room Akron   Green Dragon Inn   Grismer's Christian Gifts
Hair Geek Studio   Hamad's on Main   Heera Indian Cuisine
High St. Hop House   Insomnia Cookies   Jilly's Music Room
Jimmy John's Gourmet Sandwiches   Lepley & Co.   Let's Heal Massage Therapy
The Lockview   Missing Falls Brewery   Mint Hair Collective
Muggswigz   Musica Performing Arts   The Nightlight Cinema
NOMZ   Northside Cellar   Northside Marketplace
Northside Speakeasy   OH SNAP Photo Lab   The Peanut Shoppe
Perfect Pour Martinis, Bourbon & Burgers   R. Shea Brewing - Canal Place   Rubber City Comics
Spaghetti Warehouse   Stray Dog at Bounce   Stray Dog Cafe
Street Craftery   Street Treats Grill   Subway
Summer Ready Fitness   Sweet Mary's Bakery   Sweet Modern
Summit Artspace   The Tea Lady   Tear-EZ
Totally Baked Pizza   Trust Books   Twisted Tomato Pizzeria & Beerwall
Urban Gourmet   Urbean Cafe   Zeber-Martell Clay Studio and Gallery
UNKNWN   Tammy O's Hair Salon