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Downtown Akron Partnership

 

 


Entertainment Schedule

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SELECT VENUE: Akron Art Museum | Akron Civic Theatre | Akron-Summit County Public Library | METRO Transit Center | The Shoppes at Akron Centre | Greystone Hall | Around Town | Summit Artspace | John S. Knight Center | Zion Lutheran Church | Mainstage

All Venues


Akron Art Museum

6-10 p.m. –Akron Art Museum Activity
6-10 p.m. –Akron Art Museum Exhibitions


Akron Art Museum: Auditorium

6-6:45 p.m. –Magical Theatre Company
7-7:45 p.m. –Magical Theatre Company
8:15-9 p.m. –Nate Vaill and A Band Named Ashes
9:15-10 p.m. –Nate Vaill and A Band Named Ashes


Akron Art Museum: Lobby

6-9 p.m. –Let's Face it Caricatures
6-6:45 p.m. –Cleveland Chinese Music Ensemble featuring Sandra Emmeline
7-7:45 p.m. –Cleveland Chinese Music Ensemble featuring Sandra Emmeline
8:15-9 p.m. –EKCO Ringers
9:15-10 p.m. –EKCO Ringers


Akron Civic Theatre

6-7 p.m. –Jason Alan Magic
7:15-8 p.m. –Mo’ Mojo
8:15-9 p.m. –Mo’ Mojo
9:30-10:15 p.m. –Dark Side of the Moon
10:30-11:15 p.m. –Dark Side of the Moon


Akron-Summit County Public Library

6-9 p.m. –Children's Library Make & Take
7-8 p.m. –REDonFIRE


Akron-Summit County Public Library-Classroom

6-6:45 p.m. –Wandering Aesthetics
7-7:45 p.m. –Wandering Aesthetics
8-8:45 p.m. –Magic Mike Productions
9:15-10 p.m. –The Jon Mosey Trio
10:15-11 p.m. –The Jon Mosey Trio


Akron-Summit County Public Library-High St. Level

6-6:45 p.m. –Dale A. Galgozy
7-7:45 p.m. –Dale A. Galgozy
8:15-9 p.m. –Westside Steve Simmons
9:15-10 p.m. –Westside Steve Simmons


Akron-Summit County Public Library-Main St. Level

6-6:45 p.m. –Brian Henke
7-7:45 p.m. –Brian Henke
8-9 p.m. –Brian Lisik


Akron-Summit County Public Library: Auditorium

6-6:30 p.m. –Ballet Le Rêve
6:45-7:15p.m. –Neos Dance Theatre
7:45-8:45 p.m. –Akron Symphony Gospel Meets Symphony Choir
9:15-10 p.m. –Shivering Timbers
10:15-11 p.m. –Shivering Timbers


Around Town

6-9 p.m. –Marlowe the Magic Clown


Greystone Hall, 4th floor

6-6:45 p.m. –Silent Lion
7-7:45 p.m. –Silent Lion
8:15-9 p.m. –David & Valerie Mayfield
9:15-10 p.m. –David & Valerie Mayfield


Greystone Hall-Theater, 6th Floor

6 - 9 p.m. –Actors' Summit Presents Broadway Highlights


Greystone Hall: Ballroom, 2nd Floor

6-10 p.m. –Akron Big Band
8-10 p.m. –Neos Dance Theatre


John S. Knight Center

6-8 p.m. –Percussion Discussion Akron
8-9 p.m. –Pick Up Stix
9:15-11:15 p.m. –joyUNSPEAKABLE Productions


John S. Knight Center-Exhibit Hall 1

6-9 p.m. –Akron Children's Museum
6-9 p.m. –Spring Garden Waldorf School
6-8 p.m. –Craig Woodson


John S. Knight Center-Exhibit Hall 2

7:15-8 p.m. –Bongo Joe and Little Steve-O
8:15-9 p.m. –Bongo Joe and Little Steve-O
9:30-10:15 p.m. –Yiddishe Cup
10:30-11:15 p.m. –Yiddishe Cup


John S. Knight Center-Goodyear Ballroom

6-6:45 p.m. –The Angie Haze Project
7-7:45 p.m. –The Angie Haze Project
8:15-9 p.m. –Colin Dussault's Blues Project
9:15-10 p.m. –Colin Dussault's Blues Project


John S. Knight Center-Main Fl 1 (Firestone/OMNOVA/Goodrich)

6-6:30 p.m. –Drip E. Faucet - Magician, Juggler and Plumber
6:45-7:15 p.m. –Drip E. Faucet - Magician, Juggler and Plumber
7:45-8:30 p.m. –University of Akron Steel Drum Band Workshop
8:45-9:30 p.m. –University of Akron Steel Drum Band
10-10:30 p.m. –Café 80’s
10:45-11:15 p.m. –Café 80’s


John S. Knight Center-Main Fl 2 (Bridgestone/Hay/Foundations

6-6:45 p.m. –Walking in Circles
7:15-8 p.m. –The Gage Brothers
8:15-9 p.m. –The Gage Brothers
9:30-10:15 p.m. –Box of Squirrels
10:30-11:15 p.m. –Box of Squirrels


John S. Knight Center: Karder Terrace

6-9 –Akron Digital Media Center - Mobile Media training


Mainstage

7-10 p.m. –Carriage Limousine Service LLC
8-8:45 p.m. –Popfusion – Momentum Marketing
9:00 p.m. –Children's Fireworks
11:15-midnight –Pick Up Stix
midnight –Midnight Fireworks
6 p.m.-midnight –Elegant Ice Creations


The Nightlight

6-9 p.m. –Akron Film + Pixel


Palladian Palette

6-6:30 p.m. –Palladian Palette Painting Classes
6:45-7:15 p.m. –Palladian Palette Painting Classes
7:30-8 p.m. –Palladian Palette Painting Classes


Robert K. Pfaff Transit Center (METRO)

6-9 p.m. –Metro Make & Take
6-9 p.m. –Metro Photo Booth & Goodie Bag Giveaway
6-9 p.m. –METRO DJ Dance Party


The Shoppes at Akron Centre

6-9 p.m. –Get Painted
6-9 p.m. –Pat Catan's Mask Making
6-9 p.m. –Asian Services in Action Inc.
6-7:15 p.m. –Alex Bevan
6-9 p.m. –Step 2 & Box Creations
6-9 p.m. –Akron Beacon Journal Paper Hats & Browser
6-8 p.m. –joyUNSPEAKABLE Productions
6-9 p.m. –East Akron YMCA Quilting for Peace
6-7:30 p.m. –Punkin & Penny's Face Painting
7:45-9 p.m. –Mame Daiko, Cleveland JACL’s Japanese Taiko Ensemble


Summit Artspace: 1st Floor

6-9 p.m. –The University of Akron Confucius Institute


Summit Artspace: 2nd Floor

6-6:45 p.m. –The Illusion Factory
7-7:45 p.m. –The Illusion Factory


Summit Artspace: 3rd Floor

6-9 p.m. –The Terry Klausman Studio and Gallery
6-9 p.m. –The BOX: An Artist of Rubber City Gallery
6-9 p.m. –Cari Miller's Sunthing Special
6-9 p.m. –Connie Bloom's Quilting Arts Studio and Gallery
6-9 p.m. –Carolyn E. Lewis Studio
6-6:45 p.m. –Paul Kovac
6-9 p.m. –The hArt Gallery
7-7:45 p.m. –Paul Kovac
8-8:45 p.m. –Paul Kovac


Summit Artspace: Gallery

6-10 p.m. –Kaleidoscope Exhibit
7-7:45 p.m. –Neil Jacobs "World 12-String Guitar"
8-8:45 p.m. –Neil Jacobs "World 12-String Guitar"


Zion Lutheran Church - 3rd Floor

6-6:30 p.m. –Zion Interactive, Live-Action Lego Show
7-9 p.m. –Zion Balloon Twisting
7-9 p.m. –Zion Face Painting
7-7:30 p.m. –Zion Interactive, Live-Action Lego Show
8-8:30 p.m. –Zion Interactive, Live-Action Lego Show


Zion Lutheran Church - Gym/Food Court

5:30-6:15 p.m. –Zion's Praise Singers
6:15-6:30 p.m. –Jim Knight
6:30-7:15 p.m. –Johnny Cash & June Carter Cash Tribute Show
7:15-7:30 p.m. –Jim Knight
7:30-8:15 p.m. –Adam Cord, Fingerstyle Guitarist
8:15-8:30 p.m. –Jim Knight
8:30-9:15 p.m. –Johnny Cash & June Carter Cash Tribute Show


Zion Lutheran Church - Sanctuary

6-6:30 p.m. –Front Page Quartet
6:45-7:15 p.m. –Front Page Quartet
7:45-8:30 p.m. –Akron Derbytown Chorus
8:45-9:30 p.m. –Akron Derbytown Chorus