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Downtown Akron Partnership




Food Guide

First Night Sites Serving Food (available for purchase)

Akron Civic Theatre
6-11:15 p.m.

Concession-style foods, hot pretzels, potato chips   

Akron Art Museum
6-9 p.m.

Hot and cold beverages, soups, snacks, candy (limited qualities)

Greystone Hall
5-10 p.m.

Philly cheese steak sandwiches, beer battered onion rings, pizza (by the slice), kosher hot dogs, Cheesecake Factory cupcakes, hot and cold beverages

John S. Knight Center
5-11:30 p.m. 

Chicken sandwich, Italian sausage sandwich, pizza (by the slice), kosher hot dogs, snacks, candy, Cheesecake Factory cupcakes, hot and cold beverages   

METRO Transit Center
Urbean Café
7 a.m.- event closing 

Barbeque beef sandwiches, hot sandwhiches, chicken and cheese quesadillas, chicken nuggets, fresh pizza, pulled pork sandwiches, breakfast sandwiches, popcorn, candy, Coca Cola products, coffee, iced tea and lemonade.

Summit Artspace
6-9 p.m.

Enjoy tasty treats from two area food trucks, Retro Dog and  Dandl Concessions.

Zion Lutheran Church
5-9 p.m.

Hungarian sausage, sauerkraut, chili, hot dogs, sloppy joes, nachos, desserts, pop & water. Free coffee and tea!

Restaurants Open During First Night

Main Street
The Peanut Shoppe
203 S. Main St.

The Lockview
207 S. Main St.

205 S. Main St.

Bakery at Hatties's Cafe`
209 S. Main St. 

Barley House    
222 S. Main St.

Pita Pit
325 S. Main St.

Cilantro Thai & Sushi               
326 S. Main St.

Brubaker’s Pub       
357 S. Main St.   

Insomnia Cookies       
357 S. Main St. 

Jimmy John’s           
371 S. Main St.

DaVinci's Pizza
374 S. Main St.

Spaghetti Warehouse    
510 S. Main St.

10 N. Main St.

The Shoppes at Akron Centre
76 S. Main St.

Suki's International Cuisine
76 S. Main St.
Mill Street
Akron City Club Bistro & Bar
20 W. Mill St.

Nuevo Modern Mexican & Tequila Bar
54 E. Mill St.

Exchange Street
One W. Exchange St.

1 W. Exchange St.

House of Hunan II
12 E. Exchange St.

Paul Williams Avenue
69 Taps Pub & Eatery
370 Paul Williams Ave.

Market Street
3 Point
45 E. Market St.

57 E. Market St.

Northside District
21 Furnace St.