Nightlife
in Akron, OH

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A good thing about being on vacation is that every day can be a weekend day. Wanting to hit the coolest spots in the area is only natural. That’s why we wanted to showcase this area’s vibrant nightlife.

Below you’ll find a list of the most trendy and interesting places to check out while you’re in town. Whether you’re new to the area, looking for something different to do, or just visiting, we’re sure you’ll find something you’ll love.
Blu Jazz
Blu Jazz

47 E Market St
Akron, OH 44308   Directions

(330) 252-1190

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Funny Stop Comedy Club
Funny Stop Comedy Club

1767 State Rd
Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44223   Directions

(330) 923-4700

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Tickle your funny bone at the Funny Stop Comedy Club. Located in the Smith Centre, this comedy club is open five nights a week for people to kick back, relax and laugh themselves silly. Stop by for amateur stand-ups, open mic nights and special guest star performances–including stars from Comedy Central!

Georgie’s Pub and Zoo
Georgie’s Pub and Zoo

1312 Brittain Rd
Akron, OH 44310   Directions

(330) 630-1655

Let out your inner animal at Georgie’s Pub and Zoo. This laid-back billiards bar and nightlife venue offers daily lunch and drink specials, so you get a good variety all week long. Sit at the bar or one of the comfy booths, or take it outside to the patio to enjoy the lovely night weather.

Getaway Pub
Getaway Pub

1462 N Portage Path
Akron, OH 44313   Directions

(330) 590-4026

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For an old-fashioned drinks and music night, escape to the Getaway Pub. This small watering hole is known for hosting a variety of local musicians performing live on stage. The perfect place to kick back and relax while you watch your favorite game on one of the TVs, Getaway also provides plenty of dartboards and pool tables to keep you entertained all night long.

Tangier Restaurant and Cabaret
Tangier Restaurant and Cabaret

532 W Market St
Akron, OH 44303   Directions

(330) 376-0166

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Spend an evening enjoying entertainment while you dine on some of the finest food in Akron at the Tangier Restaurant and Cabaret. Watch a play or listen to a concert series at this intimate, Moroccan-design restaurant and nightlife venue. For three generations, the Tangier has brought jazz, comedy, rock and R&B to the cabaret stage of their 11-room facility.

The Matinée
The Matinée

812 W Market St
Akron, OH 44303   Directions

(330) 252-0272

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The Matinee was started in Akron’s Highland Square historic area in the fall of 2006. It was opened by Mario Nemr (and pals), the long time resident DJ at Akron’s infamous alternative nightclub, Thursday's Lounge. The Matinee became an instant hit within the local Akron music scene. Local and national bands are attracted to its warm atmosphere, small stage, and a great sound system. In addition, an excellent beer and wine list made it a welcoming spot for just about any person who enjoys the nightlife.

Thursday’s Lounge
Thursday’s Lounge

306 E Exchange St
Akron, OH 44304   Directions

(330) 253-2651

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You don’t have to wait until Thursday to visit the popular Thursday’s Lounge. Join in the festivities all week–and weekend–long! Known as Akron’s dance institution, this nightlife venue is one of the best places to party in the city. Get your groove on as you sip on a wide variety of beers and cocktails from the full bar.