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Akron's Lock 3 Live July schedule announced to the public

The series includes concerts, movie nights and more!

AKRON, Ohio — Editor's note: The video in the player above is from a story published on June 18, 2021.

On Tuesday, the City of Akron announced Lock 3's schedule for July, sharing news of upcoming concerts, movies in the park and pop-up events. 

According to a release, the Akron venue will host yoga and fitness classes every Tuesday in July, summer concerts by original bands every Wednesday, and the classic Friday night 'Rock the Lock' concert series featuring tribute bands. 

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Akron officials also announced a new 'alternative' series for July, held in partnership with jenY 107.3, which will offer visitors drinks, food, games and music every Thursday night throughout the month. 

Of course, the summer wouldn't be complete without Akron's famous movie nights. This year, the city will hold a series of movies that will be played not just at the Lock 3 venue, but across the city. 

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Check out the full list of upcoming events below: 

  • July 1 at 7 p.m.: Alternative nights with jenY
  • July 2 at 7 p.m.: E5C4P3, Journey Tribute with The Tony Lang Band, First Friday $5 Admission
  • July 3 at 2 p.m.: Downtown Block Party featuring craft beer, inflatables, and live music
  • July 4 at 9:45 p.m.: Fourth of July fireworks will be launched from the Akron Executive Airport, Patterson Park Ballfields, Summit Lake, and Erie Island.
  • July 6: Downtown Yoga
  • July 6 at 7 p.m.: Thank Dog! Bootcamp
  • July 7 at 7 p.m.: Swizzle Sticks
  • July 8 at 7 p.m.: Alternative nights with jenY
  • July 9 at 7 p.m.: Return To Paradise, A Styx Tribute with Charita Franks
  • July 10: The Drifters. These true music legends have hits that include “Under the Boardwalk,” “Save the Last Dance for Me,” “Up on the Roof,” “This Magic Moment,” “There Goes My Baby,” and more. Free Admission.
  • July 10: Middlebury, The Well, 647 E Market St. | Movie: Soul
  • July 11 at 8 p.m.: Cats and Dogs 3: Paws Unite! | Theme - Humane Society
  • July 13: Downtown Yoga
  • July 13 at 7 p.m.: Thank Dog! Bootcamp
  • July 14 at 7 p.m. : The Fabulous Voices
  • July 15 at 7 p.m.: Alternative nights with jenY
  • July 15: Mud Run Golf Course, 2000 S Hawkins Ave. | Movie: From the Rough
  • July 16 at 7 p.m.: Hollywood Nights, A Bob Seger Experience with Michael Weber
  • July 17: North Hill, People’s Park, 760 Elma St. | Movie: Raya and the Last Dragon
  • July 18 at 8 p.m.: Karate Kid | Theme - Karate 
  • July 20: Downtown Yoga
  • July 20 at 7 p.m.: Thank Dog! Bootcamp 
  • July 21 at 7 p.m.: The Stingers
  • July 22 at 7 p.m.: Alternative nights with jenY
  • July 23 at 7 p.m.: Atomic Punks, The Tribute to Early Van Halen with Kerosene
  • July 24: African-American Cultural Festival with a marketplace, food, music, and activities 
  • July 25: African-American Cultural Festival with a marketplace, food, music, and activities
  • July 25: Perkins Park pool, 899 Diagonal Rd. | Movie: Black Panther
  • July 27: Downtown Yoga
  • July 27 at 7 p.m.: Thank Dog! Bootcamp
  • July 28 at 7 p.m.: The Rhythm Syndicate
  • July 29 at 7 p.m.: Alternative nights with jenY
  • July 30 at 7 p.m.: Hard Days Night, Beatles Tribute Band with Into the Blue
  • July 31: Lock 3, 200 S Main St. | Movie: Rocky Horror Picture Show

For more information on Akron's Lock 3 schedule, click here