Start Together at
The Trailhead

The Trailhead, located on the edge of the Towpath Trail, Cascade Locks Park and Downtown Akron, combines natural charm, rustic elegance and a thoughtful spirit – all personally crafted for you and your unique event.

Here are some of our key features:    

  • Space for 25-200 guests

  • Historic building with modern amenities

  • Steps away from the Cuyahoga Valley National Park, Cascade Locks Park and the Mustill Store Museum, perfect for an outdoor ceremony and capturing timeless photographs

  • Green and sustainable events

  • Connection with fine local vendors

  • Prep kitchen available for off-site licensed caterers

  • Flexible for your taste and style

  • A wedding suite at the venue

  • Artistically modern bar and décor

  • An outdoor garden courtyard

Discover more about our space on The Knot.

To schedule a private tour or to connect with our team about available dates, please contact Event Manager, Kaley Foster at or 330-615-2808. 

The Trailhead team helped us create an event that felt so incredibly personal. They helped us find the best local food and vendors. It was so Akron. And so us! We can’t recommend or thank the Trailhead team enough.
— Kathryn P.
An absolutely gorgeous location. A true hidden gem!
— Darletta R.
What a beautiful space! Definitely a must-see for anyone with ties to the Akron area. Kaley is very responsive and a pleasure to work with!
— Lauren T.