Hozier sets Akron Civic Theatre show for November

Maybe Hozier is missing Northeast Ohio already? Having very recently headlined one night of the LaureLive festival, the Irish singer-songwriter has announced additional dates for his “Wasteland Baby!” tour, with a show set for Nov. 7 at the Akron Civic Theatre. Some more about the artist, from a news release from event promoter Live Nation: Born Andrew Hozier-Byrne, Hozier is an award-winning musician, singer and … Continue reading Hozier sets Akron Civic Theatre show for November

Ohio’s first bicycle film festival coming to Akron

What: REEL Cycling Film Festival Where: Highland Square Theatre, 826 W. Market St., Akron When: 2 to 5 p.m. Nov. 4. Doors opens at 1:30. Why you should go: The festival aims to showcase some of the world’s best short films with bicycle themes, according to a news release from its organizers, the NorthEast Ohio Safe Trails & Roads initiative. Their goal is to “build a greater … Continue reading Ohio’s first bicycle film festival coming to Akron

Pro wrestling event featuring WWE Hall Of Famer Booker T coming to Akron

What: Absolute Intense Wrestling will be presenting Rubber City Con. The event will be headlined by former 5 Time WCW Heavyweight Champion and WWE Hall of Famer Booker T, who will be posing for photo ops and signing autographs. Where: 3000 Krebs Drive in Akron When: Nov. 3. Booker T will be posing for photo ops and signing autographs from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. The wrestling show … Continue reading Pro wrestling event featuring WWE Hall Of Famer Booker T coming to Akron

Akron Symphony to perform Verdi’s Requiem

What: The Akron Symphony Orchestra will present Verdi’s Requiem Where: The University of Akron’s E.J. Thomas Performing Arts Hall, 198 Hill St. When: May 5. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. A Preview from the Podium, begins at 7. The performance is at 8. Why you should go: It’s “the first time in 20 years that the Symphony will present this monumental, imaginative and powerfully theatrical composition,” according … Continue reading Akron Symphony to perform Verdi’s Requiem

Take your dog for a walk at Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens

What: Woof Walks Where it’s located: Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens, 714 N. Portage Path, Akron When: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. most Sundays, April 8 through Oct. 28. Last entry at 4:30 p.m. Note there will be no Woof Walks on May 13, June 17, Sept. 9 or Oct. 7. Why you should go: It’s an opportunity for you and your dog to walk the Stan … Continue reading Take your dog for a walk at Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens