To appreciate the many textures of Akron, spread your wings and discover nearby neighborhoods like Medina, Seville, and Barberton.
Visitors to Wadsworth, looking for something different, will appreciate the nearby cultural attractions. Experience one or two of the popular live performances at Highland Theater.
Looking for things to amuse the kids? Take them to some of the child-friendly nearby. Take photos, browse the educational displays and discover the variety of species at Akron Zoo.
If you love nature and wildlife, head to some of the nearby green spaces. These are great places to breathe deeply and relax. Escape the rat race for a while and enjoy the sunshine in public parks such as Perkins Park and Sherbondy Park.
Spend a few hours high in the stands of InfoCision Stadium, cheering on local legends, the Akron Zips Football. On match days follow the procession of blue and gold, to the stadium, then after the final siren sounds, join fellow sports lovers at a nearby pub, bar or cafe and relive the action over a friendly drink or two.
To make sure you get the most out of this fascinating part of the world, think about booking your accommodation at one of the area’s hotel or serviced apartment options. If you're looking for great service and a comfortable bed, check out the amenities at the Radisson Hotel Akron/Fairlawn, the Quality Inn, and the West Akron Inn.