Tag: events

Brooke McMahan 15th Memorial Swim Meet

November 16th will be the 15th Brooke Memorial Swim Meet at The University of Akron’s Ocasek Natatorium. The swim meet is free to the public and will start with an opening ceremony at 10:30 am. for more information, you can visit: www.summitspecialolympicsathleticclub.org/brooke-mcmahan-memorial-meet      

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First Glance Superhero Gala

Mapi Byler, the Event Coordinator for First Glance, came in to talk about their amazing Superhero Gala: an amazing event to learn more about Fist Glance and helps Akron/Kenmore students. The Superhero Gala will take place on November 2nd, at the Firestone Country Club featuring dinner and both a live and silent auction. Donations to

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Steam in the Valley on the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad

Bobby Dinkins, VP of Development and Marketing at the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad talks Steam in the Valley and shares the story of the CVSR.    

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Lyndsey Marie from Jean and Lou

Lyndsey Marie, co-owner from Jean + Lou joins us on today’s show. Lyndsey discusses her boutique, her plan for starting First Thursdays in Downtown Cuyahoga Falls, and the upcoming 720 Market at Gervasi Vineyards.  

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Akron Pride Festival 2019

Walk through the Akron Pride Festival with us and hear what some of the amazing attendees have to say about the event and LGBTQ+ pride in Akron.  

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Running Dog hosts Playing Dog Event

Founder and avid runner, Beverly Dillion joins us at the Akron Buzz studio once again to talk about her organization’s upcoming event, PlayingDog. PlayingDog is meant to be a carnival of sort for dogs and their owners to have fun! The event takes place September 7th, 2019 at Hardesty Park in Akron, Ohio and is

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Billy Habeck on Grape Falls and Craft Brews

Billy Habeck, the Program Director for Riverfront Family YMCA joins us on Akron Buzz to talk about the exciting new 21+ event coming to Church Square on September 14th.    

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Ryan Katz from Liquid Sound Records

Join Shawn Martin as he interviews local CEO and musician Ryan Katz. He tells us about his business and how it is going to help local bands move forward, about his band Audience of Rain, and about his music podcast: All Things Music.    

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July 31st, 2019 Akron in 90

Get up to date with all things Akron for the week of July 31st with this Akron in 90.  

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Amanda Goodwin with Prom for Paws

Join Shawn Martin as he interviews Amanda Goodwin, the founder of Uno’s Happy Endings Rescue, as she tells us about the event Prom for Paws on Saturday, August 24th! DJ & Dancing, Dinner Buffet, Beer & Wine, Photo Booth, Silent Auction and of course…Prom King & Queen! It is an adult prom for 21+, enjoy

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