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
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.
Guardians Best Seats in the House Contest
April 15 - August 26
Enter to win 6 VIP Tickets to a Saturday night Guardians game! After the game enjoy fireworks presented by Wayside Furniture from the best seats in the house…on the field in recliners!
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.
April 1st-May 31st | Summit Co. Breweries
Visit local breweries across the county, collect passport stamps, view adoptable animals during Mobile Adoption Center visits and win prizes!
Kent American Roots Festival
April 29th | Downtown Kent
Enjoy Free Live Americana music at over 18 downtown Kent venues. Presented by Wayside Furniture.
Sunday May 8th | Munroe Falls Metro Park
Sunday May 8th | Munroe Falls Metro Park | Celebrate Mom and raise funds for the Summit Metro Parks Foundation. Course is jogger stroller-friendly. Register now!
Saturday, May 21st | Lock 3 Park, Akron
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.
Sounds of Summer
Last Friday of every month starting May through September | Cleveland Metroparks
Enjoy free live music from all genres, food trucks and beautiful views of different venues throughout the Cleveland Metroparks.
May 27th at the Coast Guard Station, June 24th at the Wildwood marina, July 29th at the Stinchcomb memorial, August 29th at Huntington Beach and September 30th at Squires Castle.
Wayside is thrilled to Present "Sounds of Summer".
Concerts on the Green
May 28th, June 29th, July 27th, August 10th | Stow City Center Campus 6-7:30
Enjoy free live music from all genres, food trucks and yard games. Wayside is thrilled to support the City of Stow Concert Series.
Enjoy all genres of live music every Friday, June 3rd-Aug 19th 7-9pm at the Springfield Lake Gazebo. “Life is Better by the Lake”.
WOW! Wade Oval Wednesday Concert Series
June 15-August 17th | University circle
Enjoy a family-friendly community concert series every Wednesday from June 15th through August 17th. Bring your lawn chairs, pack a picnic and enjoy free live music of all genres.
Rock the Docks
June 23-26 | Springfield Lake
Local family-friendly community festival with rides, food, music and events. Wayside is thrilled to continue our support of Rock the Docks!
Festa Italiana of Cuyahoga Falls
July 15, 16, & 17 | Cuyahoga Falls River Front
Enjoy great food, grape stomping, live music and concerts featuring ESC8PE and Juke Box Heroes. Wayside is thrilled to help support Festa Italiana.
July 16th, 1pm
The 13th Annual Kent Blues Fest presented by Wayside Furniture on Saturday July 16th beginning at 1pm in Downtown Kent. Featuring over 30 bands at over 20 venues. FREE of charge.
Downtown Kent at Hometown Bank Plaza will be filled with pet-related vendors, veterinarians, adoption groups, live music, food trucks and Thirsty Dog 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 Family Animal Welfare Trust.
Enjoy a weekend of rides, food and fun on the grounds of HRM Complex adjacent to the Hartville Marketplace.
September 17th | Akron Civic Theatre
Free Event with free health screenings, wellness booths, free food samples. Keynote Speaker: Dr. Michael Roizen-What to Eat When More details to come!
Every Friday-Sunday in October at the Cleveland Zoo from 11:30am - 3:30pm. More than a dozen Treat Stations Presented by Wayside Furniture.
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.
Enjoy live British Invasion music at 15 different venues with over 15 bands in downtown Kent, Oh.
Presented by Wayside Furniture.
47th Annual Cleveland International Film Festival-Playhouse Square
March 22ND-April 1ST, 2023
Wayside is thrilled to continue our support of CIFF.