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Wayside Calendar of Community Events

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The Summit.FM


All Year

Wayside is thrilled to support the creative spirit of local artists. To become a member of The Summit and to listen on air, click the "learn more" button.

Cleveland Seed Bank

Cleveland Seed Bank

All Year

The Cleveland Seed Bank works to inspire, educate and grow a community network of seed savers. The Seed Libraries of the Cleveland Seed Bank are places where community members can access a selection of 24 organically grown, open-pollinated vegetable seeds, available free of charge at sponsored library branches.

Time to Explore

Time to Explore

Now - December

Cleveland Metroparks Ten to Explore presented by Wayside Furniture. Each month it's "Time to Explore" the top 10 list of new locations to explore.

Best Seats in the House Contest

Time to Explore

Now - March 24, 2023

Enter for a chance to win 4 VIP tickets to a Cleveland basketball game in a lower-level suite plus get a pair of Flexsteel recliners or a Flexsteel Sofa of your choice! ($2,000 value).

Wine Cheese and Chocolate Darling at the Akron Civic Theatre

Wine, Cheese, and Chocolate

saturday February 11, 2023

Enjoy a unique, immersive tasting event featuring wines both domestic and international, paired with an array of cheeses and chocolates presented by local producers and purveyors.

Kent Beatlefest in downtown Kent

Kent Beatlefest

February 17, 2023 | Downtown kent

Enjoy live British Invasion music at 20 different venues with over 20 bands in downtown Kent, Oh.

Presented by Wayside Furniture.

47th Annual Cleveland International Film Festival-Playhouse Square

Cleveland International Film Festival

March 22ND-April 1ST, 2023

Wayside is thrilled to continue our support of CIFF.

Kent American Roots Festival

Kent American Roots Festival

April 28, 2023 | Downtown Kent

Enjoy Free Live Americana music at over 18 downtown Kent venues. Presented by Wayside Furniture.

Bark in the Park

Bark in the Park

Summit County’s largest celebration of pets! Over 2,000 animal lovers and their furry family members come out for the annual Pledge Walk and Pet Expo.

WOW! Wade Oval Wednesday Concert Series

Wow! Wade Oval Wednesdays

University circle

Enjoy a family-friendly community concert series every Wednesday from June through August. Bring your lawn chairs, pack a picnic and enjoy free live music of all genres.

Rock the Docks

Rock the Docks

Springfield Lake

Local family-friendly community festival with rides, food, music and events. Wayside is thrilled to continue our support of Rock the Docks!  

Kent Blues Fest

Kent Blues Fest

July 15, 2023 | Downtown kent

The 15th Annual Kent Blues Fest presented by Wayside Furniture on Saturday July 15th beginning at 1pm in Downtown Kent. Featuring over 30 bands at over 20 venues. FREE of charge.

Springfield Township Friday Night Concert Series

Springfield Township

Enjoy all genres of live music every Friday, June -Aug, 7-9pm at the Springfield Lake Gazebo. “Life is Better by the Lake”.

The Madonio Animal Trust-Dog Days of Summer

August 2023| 11am-4pm

Dog Days of Summer

Downtown Kent at Hometown Bank Plaza will be filled with pet-related vendors, veterinarians, adoption groups, live music, food trucks and beer! As always, you can expect a dog parade and dog contests-including Best Dressed, Biggest, Smallest and new this year, Furthest-Traveled. Wayside is thrilled to support the Madonio Animal Trust.

Kent Rocks Music Fest

September 15, 2023 | Downtown Kent

Lions International

Enjoy the 2nd Annual Kent Rocks Music Fest presented by Wayside Furniture. Friday September 15th. FREE live music of all genres in downtown Kent in over 20 venues with over 20 bands.

Pints & Pies Craft Beer & Pizza Festival

Wayside Wellness Fair

October 2023 | Akron Civic Theatre

Enjoy craft beer from local and out of state breweries paired with all types of pies-pizza, savory and sweet.

Trick or Treat Fest

October 2023

Trick or TreatFest

Every Friday-Sunday in October at the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo. More than a dozen Treat Stations Presented by Wayside Furniture.

After Thanksgiving Giving

After Thanksgiving Giving Event

Nov 24th-Nov 27th

Bring in a donation for one of your favorite charitable organizations listed online and Wayside Furniture will make a matching contribution up to $100 Nov 24th through Nov 27th or until $200,000 is given.