Festivals
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Only a few things in life are more exciting than annual festivals. They provide something to look forward to that will add fun and entertainment to your life. From food festivals to music festivals and video festivals, we have something for everyone.

Enjoy a nice outing with your friends and family at one of these exclusive events held throughout the year in your area. Visit their websites or call for more information on what to expect, parking, specific locations, changes in dates, or any other questions you may have.
Akron Marathon Race Series
Akron Marathon Race Series

453 S High St
Akron, OH 44311   Directions

(330) 434-2786

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Lace up your running shoes and get ready to experience world-class racing at the Akron Marathon Race Series. You can choose to run the whole marathon, a half marathon or be part of a team relay. The path winds through many diverse neighborhoods and past historical landmarks. This USATF sanctioned course may even qualify you for the Boston Marathon.

Founders’ Day
Founders’ Day

775 N Main St
Akron, OH 44310   Directions

(330) 253-8181

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Alcoholics Anonymous was founded in Akron, and the city still celebrates the establishment of this movement every year on Founders’ Day. Celebrate the establishment of the program that has helped heal the lives of many alcoholics and their families at this fun, educational and family-friendly festival at the University of Akron.

National Hamburger Festival
National Hamburger Festival

200 S Main St
Akron, OH 44308   Directions

(716) 565-4141

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Akron is the birthplace of many nationally loved foods like the waffle ice cream cones, caramel corn and, most notable, the hamburger. Celebrate this staple of American cuisine at the National Hamburger Festival in Lock 3 Park. Taste test delicious, original-recipe hamburgers as you listen to music and watch the Miss Hamburger competition.

Rib, White & Blue Festival
Rib, White & Blue Festival

200 S Main St
Akron, OH 44308   Directions

(330) 374-7676

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Celebrate the 4th of July weekend at the Rib, White & Blue Festival, the biggest and baddest rib and barbeque event in Northeastern Ohio. Try all the best recipes while you rock out to some of the best tribute artists in the country. After your food’s settled, head over to the carnival and fair-style rides for a good time. End the weekend with a bang at the Fireworks Finale.

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