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First Night 2014 button design is a hoot
Downtown Akron Partnership (DAP) recently announced the First Night Akron 2014 artwork that thousands of revelers will wear as their admission button on New Year's Eve. The button artist, who was selected by a committee of previous button artists, is Dave Szalay.
The Owls Have It For 2014 First Night
Akron artist Dave Szalay can say "yeah, I built that" when people get a look at the 2014 First Night Akron artwork. Dave Szalay works a day job as assistant professor at the University of Akron. He says the use of an owl to represent the spirit of Akron's New Year's Eve celebration came from his wife, Krista, and represents "...insight, wisdom and protection."
Love is in the air at First Night® Akron 2014 with Mass Wedding and Renewal Ceremony
Downtown Akron Partnership (DAP) invites you to ring in the new year with the magic and romance of First Night Akron’s Wedding and Renewal Ceremony. Whether you're marrying for the first time or renewing your vows, this ceremony is sure to spread the love to all those attending.
Akron Symphony Gospel Meets Symphony Choir
Witness the power of the Akron Symphony's Gospel Meets Symphony Choir as it performs gospel greats from its 20 year history where it all began, at the Akron Civic Theatre. more>