Many of Akron’s most popular attractions are close to Ravenna, making it a great place to base yourself while you are in town. Two destinations that should top every visitor’s list is the fabulous Aurora Farms Premium Outlets and the iconic First and Main Hudson. Also, well worth the effort are the Chapel Hill Mall and the Mary Campbell Cave.
You’ll find many unique cultural attractions in and around Ravenna. Find the treasures kept in the many fascinating galleries and collections such as the Stan Hywet Hall and Gardens. For a great night out, spend an evening at the Blossom Music Center in Cuyahoga Falls, Highland Theater and the Akron Civic Theater, one of the region’s great performing arts venues. Enjoy the fascinating exhibits at the Akron Art Museum.
Enjoy a day out with the children at the Geauga Lake's Wildwater Kingdom in Aurora. The kids should not miss out on the amazing animal encounters at Akron Zoo.
When it’s time to take a break from the noisy streets of Akron, plan a trip to the nearby green spaces. To spend some time in a little nature head to Perkins Park and Sherbondy Park. Explore the nearby wilderness by visiting the Cuyahoga Valley National Park in Richfield.
To play golf in a new setting, book a round at the Firestone Country Club.
In the cold season, enjoy Ravenna’s most popular ski runs at the Boston Mills Ski Resort in Peninsula.
Sports fanatics visiting Ravenna should book tickets for nearby Dix Stadium, Kent to see the Kent State Golden Flashers taking on visiting rivals. On match days follow the sea of blue and gold, to the stadium, then after the full-time hooter blows, join fellow sports lovers in the nearby pubs and relive the action over a friendly drink or two.
When it’s time to slow down after enjoying the delights of Ravenna, check in to one of the area’s convenient accommodation options. The Red Roof Inn Akron, the Baymont Inn and Suites Boston Heights/Hudson and the Aurora Inn Hotel & Conference Center are just some of the best places to stay while you are enjoying this special area.