07/30/2021 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 07/30/2021 07:52
City of Akron Press Release
From the desk of City of Akron Press Office
Akron, Ohio, July 30, 2021 - Today, Mayor Dan Horrigan and the City of Akron's Lock 3 have announced the detailed list of August 2021 events on the Cleveland Clinic Akron General Stage and throughout the City.
August 2021 events include:
2021 State of the City Address:Monday, August 9, 2021, at 6 p.m., Mayor Horrigan will present the State of the City Address on the Lock 3 stage. Gates will open at 5 p.m., and the event will begin at 6 p.m. A live performance by Umojah Nation will begin at 6:45 p.m. and the attire is business casual. Food, alcoholic beverages, and parking will be available. Tickets must be purchased in advance.
To learn more about the State of the City Address or to purchase tickets, click here.
Fresh Air Fitness:
Wednesday Summer Concert Series, Lock 4 Reboot Series at Lock 3:
Every Wednesday in August through September from 7 to 9 p.m. come down to Lock 3 for live music, drink specials, food, and more, featuring the following artists:
Thursday Alternative Nights with the jenY 107.3: Every Thursday in August come to Lock 3 for music with radio station jenY 107.3 FM from 7 to 10 p.m. Alternative Nights will offer yard games, drink specials, music, and food options by NoHi Pop-Up, a carry-out, rotating restaurant from Akron's North Hill.
Rock the Lock:
Every Friday in August, Rock the Lock will feature your favorite tribute bands, with gates opening at 6 p.m. and concerts beginning at 7 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday Music, Events, and Festivals, all with free admission:
Family Movie Night:Join us on Sunday evenings this summer and enjoy a special theme starting at 8 p.m. (or at sunset) followed by a movie. Bring a blanket, and learn about animals, dance, and more, while enjoying a movie under the stars. Food and beverages will be available for purchase.
Community Partner Movie Series: These movies are held at various City of Akron partner locations throughout the summer with movies beginning at dusk (approximately 8:45 p.m.).
Sponsors and foundation underwriting keep all concerts free or at deep discounts.
Lock 3 thanks our sponsors Cleveland Clinic Akron General, Tramonte Distributing, Miller Lite, Coca-Cola, Downtown Akron Partnership, Thirsty Dog Brewery, Glen Stephens Inc., The Knight Foundation, The University of Akron, WAKR, WONE, WQMX, jenY, and Courtyard Marriott Downtown Akron.
Concert and event information will be posted as it becomes available at lock3live.com.
For further information, contact:
City of Akron Press Office
E-mail: [email protected]