Community and Local Events

Streetsboro Ohio is located near all the hottest events. From festivals to fairs to concerts we put you near all the action. There is so much to do all year round.

October 17-
November 5, 2017

Waitress The Musical

Brought to life by a groundbreaking all-female creative team, this irresistible new hit features original music and lyrics by 5-time Grammy® nominee Sara Bareilles ("Brave," "Love Song"), a book by acclaimed screenwriter Jessie Nelson (I Am Sam) and direction by Tony Award® winner Diane Paulus (Pippin, Finding Neverland). "It's an empowering musical of the highest order!" raves the Chicago Tribune.

Playhouse Square

1501 Euclid Avenue, Suite 200
Cleveland, OH 44115
(216) 771-4444


October 27-29, 2017

BOO AT THE ZOO - Cleveland Metroparks Zoo
OCT 13-15, 20-22, 27-29, 2017
Time: 5 - 9 PM
Member Price: $10.50 at the gate, $9.50 online | Non-member Price: $11.50 at the gate, $10.50 online | Children under 2: Free
Cleveland's favorite Halloween tradition is now sweeter! More treat stations, three weekends, unlimited 4-D Theater movies, carousel and train rides. Purchase your tickets online and save a dollar.

Location: 3900 Wildlife Way, Cleveland, OH 44109
216-661-6500 |

October 28-29, 2017

I-X Trick or Treat Street
October 21-22, 28-29, 2017
Location: I-X Center, One 1-X Center Drive, Cleveland, Ohio
Kids ages 10 and younger.

This safe, not-so-spooky Halloween event will bring back favorites including trick or treating at the 12 creatively themed ‘spooktacular’ candy stations, amusement rides, costumed entertainers, magic shows, juggling and performances by local dance, singing and martial arts groups, all included in one low price!

Show Hours:
October 21: 11 am - 8 pm | October 22: 11 am - 7 pm
October 28: 11 am - 8 pm | October 29: 11 am - 7 pm


October 31, 2017 City of Streetsboro Trick or Treat
Time: 6:30pm-8:30pm
November 3-4, 2017 Christmas in the Woods at Maplewood Career Center
Friday, November 3, 2017 5pm-9pm
Saturday, November 4, 2017 10am-4pm
Location: 7075 State Route 88 | Ravenna, OH 44266 | 330-296-2892 |

November 11, 2017 Harry Potter and The Sorcerer's Stone™ - In Concert
For the first time ever, audiences can rediscover the magic of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone™ while the Akron Symphony Orchestra performs John Williams' unforgettable score.

E.J. Thomas Hall
The University of Akron
198 Hill Street
Akron, Ohio 44325-0501

November 11-12, 2017

Saturday $4 children 12 & under free - 9am to 5pm
Sunday $3 children 12 & under free - 11am - 4pm 

November 18-19, 2017 Woodcarved Art Gallery - Open House
2881 Frost Rd., Mantua, OH 44255
(330) 274-2674 / website
November 18-26, 2017 36th annual Holiday Tree Festival
Location: John S. Knight Center, Akron, OH


Every year, more than 200 decorated trees, 85,000 strings of lights, and countless other holiday creations are displayed at the John S. Knight Center to benefit Akron Children's Hospital. Proceeds support patient care programs, education and research.
November 24-
December 23, 2017

A Christmas Story
November 24 - December 23, 2017

He's back! One boy. One holiday wish. And a world that seems to be conspiring to make certain it doesn't come true. The record-breaking show returns to the CPH stage in all its pink-bunny-suit, glowing-leg-lamp, triple-dog-daring glory. The perfect holiday treat for the entire family.

Cleveland Playhouse Square
1407 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44115
(216) 771-4444


December 1-3, 2017 37th Annual EJ Thomas Christmas Arts & Crafts Show
December 1-3, 2017
Held @ EJ Thomas Hall
Akron, OH (University of Akron campus)
Times: Fri. Noon-7, Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-4
Featuring 107 professional artists and craftsmen, this show is a treasured holiday tradition for over 37 years!
General admission: $5.00, $4.50 seniors, children 12 & under free.
Free Campus Parking
EJ Thomas Hall (198 Hill St., Akron, OH 44325) is located on the University of Akron Campus,
one square block from Quaker Square on University Ave. & Hill St.
(330) 972-7597
For general information contact:
Sharon, Raab Enterprises, Inc.
(440) 724-4485

December 2, 2017 Festival of Lights
Time: 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Downtown Kent
Santa visits downtown Kent! Watch him come in on the train, Christmas lights, carolers, horse drawn carriage rides!

December 7, 2017
Annual Holiday Lighting Ceremony
Holiday Lighting Ceremony 6:15pm
Town Square Holiday Celebration 6:30pm -8:30pm
The festivities kick off at 6:15pm when the Fire Department transports Santa Claus, with a police escort, to the square. After the lighting ceremony, Santa will be heading to the Parks & Recreation Department. Children will have the opportunity to meet and take a picture with Santa. | (330) 626-3802

December 30, 2017 Mannheim Steamroller Christmas
Time: 7:30 pm

E.J. Thomas Hall

The University of Akron
198 Hill Street
Akron, Ohio 44325-0501
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