in Akron, OH (showing 1 - 7 out of 7)

The city is full of hidden gems and treasures. If you’re tired of always hitting the same spots, take a look at all the options below. We showcase businesses near you where you could spend countless hours of endless fun with your entire family.

Say goodbye to the boring weekends and routine birthday parties. Think outside the box and dare to try something new. Take a look at what your city has to offer – all within driving distance of your location. You might be surprised!

Akron Zoo

505 Euclid Ave
Akron, OH 44307   Directions

(330) 375-2550


Spend a day at the Akron Zoo, and let your inner animal roam free! This 50-acre, non-profit zoo is home to more than 700 animals, including a number of endangered species. Visit the six themed attraction areas–Legends of the Wild, the Komodo Kingdom, Penguin Point, Tiger Valley, Jellies: Rhythm in the Blue and the Family Zoo Gardens–for a day’s worth of fun activities.

Cuyahoga Scenic Railroad

1630 W Mill St
Peninsula, OH 44264   Directions

(330) 439-5708

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Fun ‘n’ Stuff

661 Highland Rd E
Macedonia, OH 44056   Directions

(330) 467-0820


Bring the entire family out for some great bonding time at Fun ‘n’ Stuff, the year round Amusement Park. This combination indoor/outdoor family entertainment center has fun sports and recreational stuff for everybody: roller-skating, obstacle courses, bumper cars, mini golf, laser tag, go-karts, bowling, batting cages, video games, a Eurobungy, a shooting gallery and even a rock wall!

Laser Quest

80 Brookmont Rd
Akron, OH 44333   Directions

(330) 666-6966


Make family fun competitive at Laser Quest. Pair up against other families or split up into different groups and battle with each other at this indoor laser tag attraction. Have the kids put down the video game controllers and experience a “real-life” action sequence. Dodge blasts, duck behind structures and don’t let your opponents escape your lasers!

Lock 3 Park

200 S Main St
Akron, OH 44308   Directions

(330) 375-2877


Get out to Lock 3 Park for some fun at this outdoor amphitheater known as Akron’s hub of outdoor excitement. Pack a blanket and a picnic, and you are set to enjoy the show! 

From May through September, jam out to weekend concerts under the open skies, Akron's biggest festivals, and a large number of community events, including the City of Akron's official 4th of July fireworks display. 

Winter is also a blast with a host of attractions that include Ohio's largest seasonal outdoor ice skating rink, Reindeer Run sledding hill, holiday shopping, Breakfast's with Santa, Polar Putt-Putt and more. Winter is kicked-off every year with the Downtown Holiday Lighting Ceremony exploding the night sky with fireworks.

Sky Zone

6217 Chittenden Rd
Boston Heights, OH 44236   Directions

(234) 249-3030

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The Great Escape Room

323 S Main St Ste 201
Akron, OH 44308   Directions

(234) 281-2877

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