Community and Local Events

Streetsboro Ohio is located near all the hottest events. From festivals to fairs to concerts we put you near all the action. There is so much to do all year round.





June 3, 2016
Dixie Chicks
Time: 7:00 PM
Blossom Music Center
1145 W Steels Corners Rd
Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio
(330) 920-8040

To purchase tickets click here
June 3, 2016 2016 Summer Art Walk in Little Italy
Little Italy-Murray Hill
2026 Murray Hill, Cleveland, Ohio 44106
June 3 5 PM to 9 PM
June 4 noon until 9 PM
June 5 noon until 6 PM

For more information view Facebook page

June 4, 2016
Community Shred Day
Streetsboro Parks and Recreation
9184 S.R. 43, Streetsboro, OH 44241
330.626.3802
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June 4, 2016
The 10th annual Main Street Kent Art & Wine Festival
Time: Noon - 10 pm
Enjoy Ohio wines, local art, food and entertainment at the Hometown Bank Plaza and surrounding N. Water and W. Main Streets. It's free to enter, and costs $20 for a commemorative wine glass and ten taste tickets.
For more information click here.

June 7, 2016 Dance Party! 
On the Square at Playhouse Square 

A 12-week outdoor dance event not to be missed! Learn Swing, Argentine Tango, Salsa and Kizomba on the square with the best Cleveland dance instructors from Viva Dance Studios. Easy and fun instruction starts at 5:15 p.m. The dance party runs from 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Be a part of Cleveland's rich and diverse culture and dance the night away to top DJs and live bands for a summer to remember!

Playhouse Square
1501 Euclid Avenue, Suite 200
Cleveland, OH 44115
(216) 771-4444
www.playhousesquare.org


June 9, 2016

BREW AT THE ZOO - '80'S NIGHT
Akron Zoo 
Thursday, June 9 
Time: 6 - 9 p.m.
Tickets and Brew Passes on sale Jan. 5!

If you remember Cyndi Lauper, Guns N' Roses, Bruce Springsteen and Beastie Boys, then you are not going to want to miss this Brew at the Zoo as we take you back to a great decade and spin some of your favorite records while enjoying summer brews.

Enjoy a casual beer and wine tasting from local breweries as you stroll through the zoo. Tastings are included and full-size beers will be available for purchase at $4 each. Additional tasting cards are $10.

21 and older only. 
Registration required. 

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June 10, 2016
Towner's Woods Hike to the Hopewell Mound
3:00 - 4:00 pm
Celebrate the Ohio Chautauqua this year in Portage County-Take a hike with us at Towner's Woods in Kent to the Towner Mound & learn about Hopewell Indian Culture. For other Chautauqua events this week, check the website. Towner's Woods Park 2264 Ravenna Rd. Kent, OH 44240

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June 10-11, 2016
2016 Canton Blues Fest

FRIDAY, JUNE 10: Brandon Santini
SATURDAY, JUNE 11: Samantha Fish

Northeast Ohio's premier free blues festival, Canton Blues Fest, will take place on two stages over two days. It's all happening on Market Square in downtown Canton on Friday, June 10, and Saturday, June 11.

Opening acts Victor Wainwright and Mike Zito will take the stage at 6:30 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, respectively. The jam-packed lineup features 18 unique blues acts on two stages, with live music running daily from noon to 10:30 p.m.

VIP Passes, which are on sale now, include complimentary food and beverages in the evening (after 5 p.m.) and incredible views of the stage all day. Two-day VIP passes are available for $80; one-day passes are $50. Purchase online at CantonChamber.org/canton-blues-festival or by calling 330.458.2070.

F or more information view website.
 

June 10-12, 2016 Riverfront Irish Festival
Place: Falls River Square
Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio
This family friendly festival features three stages of music, the Irish Market Place with traditional Irish and American fare, Irish food court, Irish Mass on Sunday, and Traditional Irish dance! Admission is free and parking is free! Spend all three days enjoying the music, the food, and the marketplace. The festival also includes Inflatables for the kids. Enjoy a weekend of fun and music at the Riverfront Irish Festival!

For more information www.riverfrontirishfest.org

June 11, 2016
Portage Trail Walkers Hike: Franklin Connector
8:30 am
Join the Portage Trail Walkers on a Hike from the Franklin Connector Trailhead in Franklin Township heading west. The walk is up to 5 miles round trip, or turn around at Spell Rd. for a 2.6 mile round trip.
Meet at the PORTAGE Hike & Bike Trail Franklin Connector Trailhead,Corner of Hudson and Judson Rd. in Franklin Township, Portage County
Call Larry Thomas for Information: 330-673-6896

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June 11, 2016
Parade the Circle
University Circle - Cleveland
For 26 years, the Cleveland Museum of Art has been bringing this FREE signature summer event to Greater Cleveland. University Circle comes alive with color, music, and art for all ages

For events view website
June 15-30, 3016

The Phantom of the Opera
State Theatre
Cameron Mackintosh's spectacular new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber's phenomenal musical success, THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA, will come to Cleveland as part of a brand new North American Tour. Hailed by critics as "bigger and better than ever before," this production boasts exciting new special effects, scenic and lighting designs, staging and choreography.

Playhouse Square

1501 Euclid Avenue, Suite 200
Cleveland, OH 44115
(216) 771-4444
www.playhousesquare.com



June 18, 2016
Portage Trail Walkers Berlin Lake Trail Moonlight Walk
7:15 - 9:15 pm
Join the Portage Trail Walkers for a moonlit hike on the Berlin Lake Trail. 4.5 mile round trip.
Kirkbride Rd. Trailhead off of Route 14 in Deerfield Township, Portage County
Call Larry Thomas for Information: 330-673-6896

website

June 23-25, 2016
Tri-C JazzFest
Playhouse Square
1501 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, OH

Tri-C JazzFest Cleveland is a three-day summer music festival that takes place in the theaters of Playhouse Square and outdoors on U.S. Bank Plaza.

Single tickets for indoor shows go on sale April 8, 2016. Visit www.tri-cjazzfest.com for more info.

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June 24, 2016
Weird Al Yankovic - The Return of The Mandatory World Tour

Time: 8:00 PM
Location: Akron Civic
182 S. Main Street, Akron, OH
330.535.3179 
akroncivic.com

Garrettsville Summerfest
June 24-26, 2016
Garrettsville Summerfest

Attracting over 25,000 attendees each year, Garrettsville Summerfest is one of the largest summer celebrations in northeastern Ohio. In addition to rides, games, and contests, this three day event is packed with more live entertainment & music than you'll find at most County fairs!

garrettsvillesummerfest.com

 
July 1-10, 2016

The Phantom of the Opera
State Theatre
Cameron Mackintosh's spectacular new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber's phenomenal musical success, THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA, will come to Cleveland as part of a brand new North American Tour. Hailed by critics as "bigger and better than ever before," this production boasts exciting new special effects, scenic and lighting designs, staging and choreography.

Playhouse Square

1501 Euclid Avenue, Suite 200
Cleveland, OH 44115
(216) 771-4444
www.playhousesquare.com

 


July 2, 2016
Portage Trail Walkers Hike: PORTAGE Hike & Bike Trail
8:30 am
Join the Portage Trail Walkers on a Hike from the Cleveland Rd. Trailhead to Peck Rd. in Ravenna. 5 mile round trip.
Meet at the PORTAGE Hike & Bike Trail Cleveland Rd. Trailhead, across from480 Cleveland Rd., Ravenna.
Call Larry Thomas for Information: 330-673-6896

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July 9, 2016

Art on the Hill and Wine Tasting Too
July 9, 2016 10-6 pm
E. Prospect St. Mantua, Oh
90 + Artisans, Great food, Wine tasting, huge auction
More info? Christine Pitsinger, 330-414-6486
communityjournal@yahoo.com
Seeking Artisans!

 


July 9, 2016
Portage Trail Walkers Hike: Headwaters Trail
8:30 am
Join the Portage Trail Walkers on a Hike from Buchert Park in Mantua to Asbury Rd. in Hiram Township. 6.7 mile round trip. Meet at Buchert Park on High St. in Mantua. Call Larry Thomas for Information: 330-673-6896

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July 16, 2016
Headwaters Adventure Race
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Run, Pedal & Paddle for Trails & Watershed Conservation! Register and join us for this exciting adventure race that begins and ends in Mantua Village Park. For more info, go to www.portageparkdistrict.org/programs/recreation/

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July 22-24, 2016

Cleveland Irish Cultural Festival

Location: Cuyahoga County Fairgrounds
Admission: Tickets are $12 per person, and will be available for purchase online, as well as from ticket booths at both the Bagley and Eastland Road gates. Parking is FREE and children under 10 gain FREE admittance.

For more information view website.

 


July 23, 2016
3V3 Live Soccer Tournament
Streetsboro Parks and Recreation
9184 S.R. 43, Streetsboro, OH 44241
330.626.3802
website


July 27, 2016
Portage Park District Info Session & Hike at the Portage County District Library
Learn about the Park District Master Plan and how to Exercise Your Mind through hiking and reading.
6:00 - 7:30
Portage County District Library 10482 South St. Garrettsville, OH 44231

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July 28-31, 2016

2016 Pink Ribbon Classic

Place: Sun Beau Valley Farm
229 OH-59, Ravenna, OH 44266
412-298-2512

website

 
August 13-14, 2016 Civil War Reenactment
Hale Farm and Village 

Thousands of visitors and reenactors flock to Hale Farm & Village annually for this popular summertime event—one of the largest Civil War reenactments in Ohio. Meet soldiers, cavalry and civilians. Hear the sounds of battle and smell the gunpowder. Shake hands with President Lincoln or shop for a hoopskirt. Don't miss the excitement!

$10 adults; $5 youth 3-12; members free (tickets go on sale in July)

For more information click here

 

August 23-28, 2016 Portage County Randolph Fair

For more information view website.

August 23-28, 2016 KINKY BOOTS is the exhilarating Broad­way musical that will lift your spirits to new high-heeled heights! Winner of six Tony® Awards including BEST MUSICAL, this inspirational story follows a struggling shoe factory owner who works to turn his business around with help from Lola, a fabulous entertainer in need of some sturdy stilettos.

Playhouse Square

1501 Euclid Avenue, Suite 200
Cleveland, OH 44115
(216) 771-4444
www.playhousesquare.com
 

September 2-6, 2016

Cleveland Oktoberfest
Cuyahoga County Fairgrounds
164 Eastland Road, Berea

440.781.5246
website

 

September 3-5, 2016

Cleveland Air Show
featuring U.S. Navy Blue Angels
For more information clevlandairshow.com.


September 17, 2016

Cleveland Dragon Boat Festival
Cleveland, OH 

The Tenth Annual Cleveland Dragon Boat Festival, proudly presented by the Cleveland Dragon Boat Association, will take place on Saturday, September 17, 2016 from 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM.

For more information view website

September 24, 2016
National Public Lands Day

Come help the Portage Park District complete an outdoor cleanup or planting project-Contact us at 330-297-7728 or info@portageparkdistrict.org

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October 8, 2016
Towner's Woods 40th Anniversary Celebration

Celebrate the heritage of our most popular park, Towner's Woods. More details about the event to follow!
Towner's Woods Park 2264 Ravenna Rd. Kent, OH 44240

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October 21, 2016
Trunk or Treat
Streetsboro Parks and Recreation
9184 S.R. 43, Streetsboro, OH 44241
330.626.3802
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October 29, 2016
Trick or Treat Trot 1 mile and 5K
Streetsboro Parks and Recreation
9184 S.R. 43, Streetsboro, OH 44241
330.626.3802
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December 1, 2016
Holiday Lighting
Streetsboro Parks and Recreation
9184 S.R. 43, Streetsboro, OH 44241
330.626.3802
website

December 2-4, 2016 35th Annual E.J. Thomas Christmas Arts & Crafts Show
Held @ E.J. Thomas Hall
Akron, OH (Univ. of Akron Campus)
Fri. Noon-7
Sat. 10-6
Sun. 10-4 Featuring 107 professional artists & craftsmen, this show is a treasured holiday tradition for over 36 years!
General Admission: $5.00/$4.50 seniors children 12 & under free.
Free campus parking
E.J. Thomas Hall (198 Hill St., Akron, OH 44325) is located one square block from Quaker Square at
University Ave. & Hill St.
(330) 972-7597 directions
For general information contact:
Sharon @ Raab Enterprises, Inc.
(440) 237-3424
raabshows@wowway.com
www.raabenterprises.com

December 17, 2016
Santa is Coming to Town
Streetsboro Parks and Recreation
9184 S.R. 43, Streetsboro, OH 44241
330.626.3802
website

   
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More events will be listed as we become aware of them.
If you would like to have you event considered to be listed on the Streetsboro VCB website,
please email your information to visitstreetsborovcb@streetsborovcb.com.
We do reserve the right not to list all events submitted.

 

 
 
 
   
 

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