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July Event Schedule for Lock 3 in Akron with Music, Festivals, Movies


Akron has announced the full list of upcoming acts and activities at the Cleveland Clinic Akron General Stage and Lock 3 for July.

At Tuesdays, Yoga Squared offers yoga sessions and Thank Dog! Bootcamp offers a bootcamp and a dog obedience course from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Moving from Lock 4 to Lock 3 this year, the Wednesday The 7-9 p.m. concert series will feature Swizzle Sticks on July 7, The Fabulous Voices on July 14, The Stingers on July 21, and The Rhythm Syndicate on July 28.

The alternative evenings with the jenY 107.3 will feature garden games, drink specials, music, food and more from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. every Thursday.

fridays are for tribute groups presented by WONE 97.5. Doors open at 6 p.m. Start of shows at 7 p.m.

The groups are: July 2 E5C4P3, Journey tribute, with The Tony Lang Band; July 9 Return To Paradise, a tribute to the Styx, with Charita Franks; July 16 Hollywood Nights, a tribute to Bob Seger, with Michael Weber; July 23 Atomic Punks, a tribute to Van Halen, with Kerosene; and on July 30 Hard Day’s Night, a tribute to the Beatles, with Into the Blue.

Saturday fun and entertainment kicks off with the Downtown Block Party from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. on July 3, featuring a gathering of local food trucks (interested trucks should contact Lock 3 at [email protected]), craft beer tasting, inflatables and live entertainment including Reptile Show Kingdom and local 45 RPM band.

The Drifters, formed in 1953, host a free concert on July 10, featuring some of doo-wop’s greatest hits, including “Under the Boardwalk”, “Save the Last Dance for Me”, “Up on the Roof” , “This magical moment” and “Here is my baby”.

The African-American cultural festival with a market, food, music, and activities is July 24-25. ConFunkShun is playing July 25 with tickets available at lock3live.com.

Food and drink for purchase and free educational programming at 8 p.m. on Sunday will be followed by a film screening. Bring a blanket. The lineup is “Cats and Dogs 3: Paws Unite!” July 11 with a theme party Humane Society and “Karate Kid” July 18 with a Karate theme.

Movies in the neighborhoods

Lock 3 is taking the movies to the neighborhoods with the Summer Movies on the Great Streets series.

The films start at dusk.

“Soul” will perform at the Well CDC, 647 E. Market St., on July 10 in the Middlebury area of ​​Akron. “Raya and the Last Dragon” will air on July 17 on North Hill at People’s Park, 760 Elma St.

The community partners film series, which also begins at dusk around 8:45 p.m., includes “From the Rough” airing July 15 at Mud Run Golf Course, 2000 S. Hawkins Ave .; “Black Panther” showing July 25 at Perkins Park Pool, 899 Diagonal Road; and “Rocky Horror Picture Show” July 31 at Lock 3, 200 S. Main St.

For a second year, the Independence Day fireworks display will leave downtown and launch from Akron Executive Airport, Patterson Park ball fields, Summit Lake and Erie Island in 9:45 p.m.

Lock 3 sponsors include Cleveland Clinic Akron General, Tramonte Distributing, Miller Lite, Coca-Cola, Downtown Akron Partnership, Thirsty Dog Brewery, Glen Stephens Inc., Knight Foundation, University of Akron, WAKR, WONE, WQMX , JenY and Courtyard Marriott in downtown Akron.

For full ticketing and event details, visit lock3live.com.


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