Play Eat Shop September 6 - September 8 2019

Play Eat Shop_Weekends

Play Eat Shop September 6 - September 8 2019

Itinerary #1: Akron Nightlife  

Blu Jazz+  

Blu Jazz+

  • With a photography gallery and live jazz concerts; this venue has the feel of a New York jazz club right in the heart of downtown Akron.
  • Enjoy entrées and small plate specials, a full-service bar, and of course great music.
103 S. High Street | Akron, OH 44308 | 330.252.1190



The Lockview

  • Enjoy summer dinning atop The Lockview’s rooftop patio. 
  • This 1930's original is located in the heart of downtown Akron and provides the perfect atmosphere for summer drinks and dinner under the stars.

  • With an ever-expanding craft and import beer list, classic and seasonal cocktail selections, and a vast wine menu, The Lockview boasts the largest selection of libations in the city. 

  • Lunch, dinner, or simply drinks - The Lockview has something for everybody.

207 S. Main St. | Akron | 330.252.5128

 Mustard Seed Market 

Mustard Seed Market & Café

  • Looking to take in the view of highland square’s night life? Visit the Mustard Seed’s Montrose Café for upstairs patio seating and a menu composed of all-natural and organic ingredients.

  • Also enjoy live music every weekend covering several genres, including acoustic guitar, blues, jazz, country, bluegrass, folk, rock, and pop.

867 W Market St | Akron, OH 44303 | 330.434.7333

Itinerary #2: Hidden Gems 


The Nightlight

  • Thanks to grants from the John S. and James L Knight Foundation and the GAR Foundation, the Nightlight has been bringing indie films to the Akron area for many years. 

  • Stop in this weekend to see “Luce” and “The Farewell” or plan a future visit for various showings.

30 N. High St | Akron, OH 44308 | 330.252.5782  



  • Bricco opened in September 2003 providing the Downtown Akron scene with a casual, fun dining alternative.
  • The restaurant draws an eclectic mix of a business crowd dining alongside college students. 
  • Their extensive drink menu features 120 wine selections, many of which you may order by the glass.
  • The beer menu offers 100 choices ranging from classic favorites, to hip and trendy brews and locally produced ales.
  • Additionally, their seasonal drink menu rotates regularly so there's always something new to try.

1 W Exchange St | Akron, OH 44308 | 330.475.1600

Bomb Shelter 

The Bomb Shelter

  • Looking to give old items new life? This facility has over 10,000 sq. feet of vintage and modern-day décor. 
  • From auto parts, furniture, knick-knacks, and kitchen supplies you’re sure to find an original item that suites your style. 
  • Stop in often or check the New Arrivals online to see the newest selection of items for the home, garden, and more!
923 Bank St | Akron, OH 44305 | 330.258.0088