Entertainment, arts, and more

Lake Anna Arial View

Barberton boasts numerous amenities that enhance the quality of life for all of our residents. These amenities include:

The University of Akron’s E.J. Thomas Center for the Performing Arts is home to the Akron Symphony OrchestraBlossom Music Center, located in Cuyahoga Falls, is the summer home of the Cleveland Orchestra and offers a variety of summer entertainment concerts and programs. And the newly remodeled Akron Art Museum is known throughout the country for its collection of 19th and 20th century American art and photography.

Fans of professional sports are within an hour’s drive of seeing the Cleveland Indians, Cavaliers and Browns; Akron is also home to the Akron Rubber Ducks minor league baseball team.

Nature lovers can enjoy hikes throughout the Cuyahoga Valley National Park or any one of the numerous regional Metro Parks, including the Towpath trail.

Summer Concert Series

The Barberton Parks Department presents the 2015 Summer Concert Series at Lake Anna Park. The Concerts are held rain or shine. In the event of thunder, lightning, or heavy rains, please call the automated line at (330) 848-6784 for up to the date cancellation information.

Chairs are not permitted in the park until 6:00AM the day of the concert.

Click Here To View Upcoming Concerts