Thursday, July 24, 2014

6:00pm - 10:00pm



Hardesty Park (map)

1615 W. Market St.

Akron, Ohio 44313



Tickets = $2 each

Food items and beverages will be offered for 1, 2 or 3 tickets



Free parking on grounds


Artist Registration:
Feb. 1 - March 31

Taste of Akron

The Akron Arts Expo weekend kicks off with the appetizing 9th Annual Taste of Akron. It is the most delicious event in the area all summer long! Local area restaurants are invited to cook up mouth-watering appetizers, entrees and desserts to serve while a live band will entertain throughout the night. Tickets are $2 each and food samples are offered for 1, 2 and 3 tickets. Admission is free.

For more information, call 330-375-2836.

Tickets will be on sale starting at 5:00 pm!

Tickets are non-refundable and only good during the Taste of Akron event.
Cash, VISA and MC accepted

Get On Up! Akron’s greatest Funk band will perform from 6 – 9 pm and Ohio Burn Unit will perform a live fire show from 9 – 10 pm. The Ohio Burn Unit does a mind blowing, jaw dropping, comedy-packed show full of entertainment for all ages. If you haven't yet seen an Ohio Burn Unit show, then you are missing out! All of our shows revolve around the central theme of fire and flames, adding extra spice to every exhibition of which we are a part. Catering to the needs of all venues, our shows may include fire jugglers, special effects, fire breathers, fire eating, dancers, stilt walkers, club & ball juggling, poi spinners and much more!

Come out to see the following restaurants and food trucks: