Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens announces that it has been chosen as a 2016 Best of the Best winner by the American Bus Association (ABA). A list of all 2016 Best of the Best appears in a special section of ABA’s September/October issue of DESTINATIONS magazine. Stan Hywet is located at 714 North Portage Path in Akron,
DID SOMEONE SAY APPLE PIE? It’s that time of year again when Ohioans celebrate the harvest of Ohio apples; those perfect pieces of fruit that we can eat right off the tree, slice them up and bake them or cook them down to make apple butter or applesauce. Many childhood memories include a ride to
One of America’s largest action sports – BMX Racing, is returning to Akron BMX track this weekend, August 14-16, 2015 – and with it, will be about a thousand BMX racers and their families. The non-stop races are for both boys and girl racers, as well as moms and dads, with ages ranging from as
Hower House at The University of Akron will host their sixth annual spring tea and performance series Saturday, March 15 and Sunday, March 16, 2014. This annual event is sponsored by the Friends of Hower House. This year’s theme is “In Company of Extraordinary Women” and features a historical look at the women in Akron
The Akron/Summit Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB) has just launched a new sales and marketing initiative – DEFY CONVENTION. With an array of flexible venues, iconic points of interest and complimentary planning services provided by the CVB, hosting an event “in this place we call home” has never been easier. “Our community celebrates innovation and the defiant
Autumn is the gorgeous golds and reds of leaves changing color, a nip in the air, and a hankering for treats made with cinnamon, nutmeg and cloves. It’s also synonymous with Ohio Mart, Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens’ annual artisan craft fair— held in the stunning gardens on the Estate as they transition from summer to fall.
AKRON, OHIO – The Pancretan Association of America (PAA) is holding its 43rd national convention in Greater Akron, June 29 – July 5, 2013; the last PAA national convention to be held in Akron was in 1938 and was hosted by The Cretan Association of Akron, Ohio. Previous national convention destinations have included New York, Chicago and