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Summer Festivals in the Cleveland/Akron Area: July & August 2019

Find family-friendly fun all summer long with these festivals and special events taking place in Northeast Ohio. From art and music to food and kid-friendly fun, you're bound to find something new to enjoy with your family. ...
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2019 Northeast Ohio Parent Choice Awards Winners: Food & Shopping

Parents across the region have spoken. During the nomination period in March and the final voting period in May, we asked our readers and online followers to weigh in on their favorite family-friendly spots — local businesses, attractions, family services and more. Here are the winners and finalists for our fourth annual Parent Choice Awards in the “Food & Shopping” theme. ...
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2019 Northeast Ohio Parent Choice Awards Winners: Health, Learning & More

During the nomination period in March and the final voting period in May, we asked our readers and online followers to weigh in on their favorite family-friendly spots — local businesses, attractions, family services and more. Here are the winners and finalists for our fourth annual Parent Choice Awards in the “Health, Learning & More” theme. ...
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2019 Northeast Ohio Parent Choice Awards Winners: Things to do with Kids

Parents across the region have spoken. During the nomination period in March and the final voting period in May, we asked our readers and online followers to weigh in on their favorite family-friendly spots — local businesses, attractions, family services and more. Here are the winners and finalists for our fourth annual Parent Choice Awards in the “Things to Do with Kids” theme. ...
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‘Bubble Party’ at Fun at First & Main Next Tuesday!

Join us next Tuesday to kick off the holiday week with some bubbletastic fun! Fun at First & Main will take place on July 2 at the First & Main green in Hudson. The free, family-focused event will feature music from 95.5 The Fish, a bubble show by Dr. U. R. Awesome, crafts, glitter tattoos, snacks, giveaways and more. ...
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Akron Zoo Opens ‘Pride of Africa’ on Saturday with Grand Opening Event

In the new Pride of Africa experience, guests will learn about the delicate balance of life on Africa's Southern Rift — the land of African lions, Speke's gazelles, storks, and the native Maasai of Kenya. The grand opening event includes entertainment, live music and costumed characters. ...
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Lake County YMCA 2019 Dream House tours begin June 29

The Lake County YMCA Dream House, located in Willoughby Hills, will open daily for tours June 29 through August 4. Visitors ages 18 and older can purchase a ticket to tour the home and have the opportunity to win the decorated and furnished Dream House or the cash option with designated house contents. ...
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Tips for Planning a Family Trip to Chicago

If you’re looking for a family getaway that’s relatively close to home and doesn’t require each parent to use a lot of PTO, a long weekend trip to Chicago is

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Pride of Africa to Open June 29 at Akron Zoo

Opening June 29, the Akron Zoo’s Landon & Cynthia Knight Pride of Africa experience will reflect the beauty and mystery of the savannas of Kenya. Guests will learn about the

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Cleveland Orchestra Announces 2019-20 Family Concert Series, Music Explorers

The Cleveland Orchestra's 2019-20 Family Concert Series supported by the Weiss Family Foundation, for ages 7 and older, and the PNC Music Explorers series, for children ages 3 to 6, are designed to introduce young people to the magic and wonder of orchestral music. ...
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