City Life. Outdoor Life. Grab Life Right Here!

Hot metropolitan places alongside cool outdoor spaces. You decided which vibe will satisfy - we'd like to think you'll enjoy it all.


PLEASE NOTE: Please check with each attraction, venue and business for their current hours of operation and event schedules.

What's Happening Around Town

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  • A Death Cafe in Downtown Akron

    June 8, 4:30pm - 7:00pm

  • Riverfront Irish Festival

    June 9, 6/9/23 5p-11:30p; 6/10/23 12p-11:30p; 6/11/23 Mass@11a; Festival open 12:30p-7p

  • Bath Art Festival

    June 10, 10 am - 5 pm

  • Step Into Autism

    June 10, 10:00am - 12:00pm

What to do around Akron/Summit County

Akron/Summit County is a place where you can hit the trails and hike through beautiful landscapes, or see it all from the comfort of a train. It’s a place for people who want to enjoy a night at the theatre, or for those jamming along at a live concert. It’s a place where you can sit down to creative international cuisine, or you can indulge on local favorites like jojos and pizza, hamburgers, and more. If you're wondering what to do, Akron/Summit County has your answer!

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Experience Akron/Summit

Ohio's Only National Park

The Cuyahoga Valley National Park - Ohio's only national park - boasts 33,000 acres of natural treasures and was the 14th most-visited park in the U.S. in 2022. Gaze upon the gorgeous Brandywine Falls, ride the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad through the heart of the park, and reconnect to nature by enjoying your favorite outdoor activities!