Special Interests & Itineraries

Play Eat Shop This Weekend

For the weekend of February 17, 2017

Breakfast at Hotel

Hands On Art Studio

  • Sign up for daily projects like Art Barn – Spin Art, Glass Painting, or a Fused Glass or Metal Studio

  • Enjoy “Adult Night” in the Art Barn every Friday night for food, drinks, and do it yourself art projects!

  • Be sure to check the events calendar every month for new workshops. Or, call ahead to schedule a private event

Contact for session times


Balch Street Fitness Center

  • Visit the Balch Street Theatre to see Ma’Sue Productions “Or Does it Explode” Feb 17-19th!

  • Once the Akron Jewish Center, this venue now hosts a basketball court, workout area, and racquet ball court

  • Sign up for Aerobics, Boot Camp, Cardio, and other classes  

Contact for show times


Akron Zoo

  • See over 700 animals including Sloth Bears, Sumatran Tigers, Lemurs, and more!

  • Explore Legends of the Wild, Penguin Point, and other educational exhibitions

  • Learn more about Snow Leopards with “Some Like it Cold” lecture and activities February 18th!

Open Daily 11AM – 4PM


Harris Stanton Gallery

  • This full service gallery offers art consultation, custom archival framing, and appraisals

  • Explore  works ranging from traditional to abstract contemporary through paintings, drawings, glass, and other mediums

  • See “New Directions”, an exhibition featuring the work of regional artists Nathan Prebonick, Natalie Petrosky, and Rachel Shelton

Tuesday – Friday 10:30AM – 5:30PM
Saturday 10AM – 4PM


Quirk Cultural Center

  • Attend a wide range of classes from Ball Room and Belly Dancing to Knitting and Golf Lessons!

  • Visit The Craft Shop and find handmade items like floral arrangements, hand-sewn aprons, and more!

  • See the “Point of No Return Anniversary Show” February 18th!

Contact for event schedules


Rooted Akron

  • Channel inner peace with a variety of classes structured for novice and expert yogis

  • Find balance, wholeness, and well-being through Viniyoga in private or group classes

  • Feeling stressed? Take part in Rooted Reiki, a healing session designed to promote calmness, stress reduction, and relaxation

See website for session times


Please check your Akron/Summit Visitors Guide for additional ways to enjoy your stay!

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