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Western Reserve Hospital Proudly Sponsors Falls Downtown Fridays to present Soul, Rhythm, and Brews

Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, July 26, 2018 – Western Reserve Hospital is proud to sponsor Falls Downtown Fridays and present Soul, Rhythm, and Brews on Friday, August 3, from 5 – 10 p.m. on Front Street from Broad Boulevard to Stow Avenue.

This event celebrates our local craft breweries, restaurants and blues entertainment. The main focus is beer tasting and local fare, but there will be a designated play area for children.

“We have been thrilled as we have watched our riverfront and downtown come back to life through the Falls Downtown Fridays event series and the reopening of Front Street,” said Mayor Don Walters. “It has been exciting to see everyone out and about enjoying our local businesses and celebrating our new family and pet friendly public spaces and events.”

Falls Downtown Fridays is also sponsored by the City of Cuyahoga Falls, Cascade Auto Group and SearchActions.

Entertainment, food and market vendors for Soul, Rhythm, and Brews include:

Main Stage (Amphitheater):

Acid Cats: 5-6 p.m.
The Mighty Smithtones 6-7 p.m.
Bad Alibi: 8-10 p.m.

Second Stage (North End of Front Street):

Little Steve-O/John Markovic 5-6 p.m.
Bluestones: 6-7 p.m.
Blue Soul Trio: 8-10 p.m.

Other Entertainment

YMCA - kids activity
The Balloon Goons - Balloons (5:30 - 9:30 pm)
Collide Community Art Project
Cuyahoga Valley Art Center Art activity
Poetry in Akron Poetry Reading (CVAC)

Food Vendors:
Totally Cooked (Main food sponsor)
The Funky Truckeria
Cheezylicious Food Truck
Sandy Bottom Bowls

Market Vendors:
Akron Honey Company
Attack of the Killer Handbags
Fat T’s Cookies
Five Blessings
Salt + Light Coffee
Tim Miller Designs
The Pine Needle Calligraphy

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