The Meet Me in the Garden series offers free gardening programs at the FA Seiberling Nature Realm once a month. June's program is The Wonderful World of Succulents, presented by Carol Knock, Master Gardener, Retired Educator.
Join the Portage Lake's Kiwanis Club for the 8th annual Pirate Days Festival at the Portage Lakes State Park Swim Beach Area. The event is free and is for the whole family. Vendor tables, crafts and boat rides to the treasure island (with pirates, capsized catamaran, cannons going off and the whole island is decorated!). Come in costume and plan to dig for treasure!
We are thrilled to announce the fifth annual Elevate Akron Outdoor Yoga Festival & Vinyasa Class at Lock 3 Park in the heart of downtown to celebrate our family of yogis in Akron and highlight the yoga studios, businesses, and people who make our city such a special hOMe.
The Meet Me in the Garden series offers free gardening programs at the FA Seiberling Nature Realm once a month. July's program is The Basics of Backyard Composting is presented by Dave Daly, Education Coordinator at the Crown Point Ecology Center.
The weekend kicks off on Thursday with Taste of Akron. It features fabulous food sampling from area restaurants and food trucks. On Friday evening we host our Summer Uncorked Tasting fundraiser! Friday features an all-inclusive food, wine and beer tasting along with live music, raffles and auctions. All proceeds from this event benefit the Akron Arts Expo artist awards, the children's interactive area and performing arts. The Akron Arts Expo draws eager art enthusiasts from all over the area on Saturday and Sunday.