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Summer Solstice Celebration

  • The Trailhead 21 West North Street Akron, OH, 44304 United States (map)

The Summer Solstice tradition brings reflection, change, new beginnings, and an overall celebration of the beautiful nature our planet boasts.

Join The Trailhead At Cascade Lofts & Cascade Locks Park Association for a magical day filled with celestial happenings, local discoveries, and an official kick-off to the Summer season!

We'll be featuring live performances by Fire and Light Performing Arts, The Traveling Porch, interactive workshops, food by Lock 15 Brewing Company & The Square Scullery, kids activities, Akron makers, and art installations, and live music by Chris Miller, the Rubber City Ukes, and the Acid Cats. Visit our neighbors at the Mustill Store Visitor Center from 1-5 PM for kids activities and the Duck Derby!

1 PM - Family Activities at The Mustill Store property + Live music by Detention

2-4 PM - Duck Derby at The Mustill Store property

5-9 PM - Night Market inside the Trailhead Event Space

5-7 PM - Live music featuring the Rubber City Ukes inside the Trailhead Event Space

7-9 PM - Live music featuring Chris Miller & special guests inside the Trailhead Event Space

7 PM - FREE Yoga by Yoga Squared at the Mustill Store property

9-11 PM - Solstice send off featuring live outdoor music with the Acid Cats

If you are interested in participating in our Market or being a volunteer, please e-mail