When it comes to family fun in Northeast Ohio during the summer months, we’ve got you covered! Find area attractions, outdoor fun and free entertainment, plus plenty of options for arts, culture and education. Whether you plan to stay in the Greater Cleveland/Akron area this summer or expand your family’s horizons, the Northeast Ohio Parent Summer Fun Guide will see you through to the start of the next school year.

Summer Fun Guide Directory - Northeast Ohio


16-Bit Bar+Arcade

15012 Detroit Ave., Lakewood

Since 2014, 16-Bit Bar+Arcade has redefined how a night out in Lakewood is best played, with classic arcade games, old school cocktails, and craft brews. And this summer, your kids can play, too! Intr...

41 Degrees North Coastal Kayak Adventures

1500 Cleveland Metro Park Drive, Lakewood

A Christmas Story House

3159 W. 11th St., Cleveland

Acres of Fun

3889 Friendsville Road, Wooster

Adventure Zone

5600 Lake Road, Geneva on the Lake, Ashtabula

African Safari Wildlife Park

267 S. Lightner Road, Port Clinton

Airport Go-Karts

16208 Brookpark Road, Cleveland, Cuyahoga

Akron Area YMCA

Several locations in Northeast Ohio...

Akron Art Museum

1 S. High St., Akron

Akron Children’s Museum

216 S. Main St., Akron

Akron Civic Theatre

182 S. Main St., Akron

Built in 1929 and restored and expanded in 2001, the Akron Civic Theatre maintains a full event calendar year-round, including concerts, films, plays, special events and more. Shows planned for the su...

Akron Fossils and Science Center

2080 S. Cleveland-Massillon Road, Copley

Akron Rubberducks

300 S. Main St. , Akron, Summit

The Akron RubberDucks Minor League Baseball team plays out of Canal Park in Akron. Formerly the Akron Aeros, this team provides great family-friendly entertainment at an affordable price. Throughout t...

Akron RubberDucks

300 S. Main St., Akron

Akron Zoo

500 Edgewood Ave., Akron

Get nose-to-nose with hundreds of rare and exotic animals from around the world. Check out the zoo’s many exhibits, including Curious Creatures, Grizzly Ridge, Tiger Valley and more — plus, don...

Alien Vacation Mini Golf

260 S. Court St., Medina, Medina

Alien Vacation Mini Golf in Freaky 3D — now with Sci-Fi movie props! In a Glow Party, kids create their own black-light t-shirt, play 18 holes of Freaky 3D golf, and enjoy Dippin’ Dots....

Altitude Trampoline Park

110 Market Drive, Elyria

Aurora Community Theatre

115 E. Pioneer Trail, Aurora

Aurora Farmers Market

146 S. Chillicothe Road, Aurora, Portage

Aut-O-Rama Twin Drive-In Theatre

33395 Lorain Road, North Ridgeville

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