Release Date: November 29,2021
Eddie’s On Main Street Celebrates One Year Birthday!
AKRON, OH – Eddie’s Famous Cheesesteaks on Main Street will celebrate the one-year anniversary of the opening of their destination Downtown Akron Main Street location at 147 South Main Street, on Saturday, December 4, 2021. Many festivities are planned. Additionally, it’s a fundraiser for Eddie’s owner, Ed Sutter’s Four-Leaf Clover Foundation. Eddie’s opened amid the Covid pandemic, and the birthday celebration will thank their fans for helping Eddie’s thrive and survive despite the pandemic.
Eddie’s will open at Noon with live entertainment, area celebrities, and fundraising games highlighting the festivities. The featured celebrity is a fan favorite -- “Top Dawg” and creator of the famous Cleveland Browns “Dawg Pound”, three-time all pro Hanford Dixon. He will be on hand beginning at 3:30pm to meet and greet fans, sign autographs, and pose for pictures with fans. Other area celebrities are being confirmed including Ohio State standout and former NFL player, Kenny Peterson.
Two local area legendary performers will entertain at the celebration. “The Island Doctor”, Scott Alan, will strum his repertoire of island sounds and many classic hits at 2:00pm. Scott’s resume includes stints with Donnie Iris & the Cruisers, and Humble Pie. Westside Steve Simmons will take over the “stage” at 5:00pm. Steve has been the front man for the local iconic band, Easy Street, for decades in addition to his solo show being a staple at Put-in-Bay summers for years.
Of course, Eddie’s will be serving their legendary cheesesteaks, award winning fresh steak cut fries, and their version of elevated street food and complete menu, including vegan and gluten-free options. There will be free dessert for all in attendance. Eddie’s Famous Cheesesteaks is nearing three decades of operation since original inception. They are an Akron staple and a fan favorite all over Northeast Ohio and have “toured” the circuit extensively all over America.
The birthday celebration will make a difference for local cancer fighters as proceeds from various aspects will go to Eddie’s owner, Ed Sutter’s Four-Leaf Clover Foundation. Beer sales, fundraising games, and donations will all benefit the Foundation. It will be the conclusion of their 2021 campaign. Since the Foundation’s inception in 2016, they are nearing $100,000 raised for local cancer fighters and their charity partners.
Many reasons to mark the date and plan to attend the birthday celebration of Eddie’s on Main Street, on Saturday, December 4, 2021. All updated and complete details can be found on Eddie’s Famous Cheesesteaks Facebook page.