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New Year's Eve in Akron


There are many ways to ring in the new year in Akron, Ohio. Below are a variety of options to from which to choose. Also, many favorite restaurants and bars have specials or events on New Year's Eve.

First Night Akron

First Night Akron Ohio
(Courtesy of the Akron CVB)

This is the downtown Akron's 13th annual celebration of family fun in an alcohol free environment. Enjoy indoor and outdoor entertainment for the whole family with more than 70 artists and performing groups. This is the biggest event in Akron with many downtown businesses and attractions participating. Cost: $10 adults, Kids 10 and under free with adult.

Laser Quest New Year's Eve EVE

Laser Quest - Montrose Ohio
(courtesy of Laser Quest)

Get a head start on your New Year's Celebration by starting a night early at Laser Quest. On December 30th from midnight to 6am, enjoy unlimited laser quest games, there will be specialty games, light refreshments, and great music all night long. Generally, this event brings in the teens and 20-year-old crowd. Cost: $40 at the door.

Laser Quest
80 Brookmont Drive
Montrose, OH 44333
Phone: 330-666-6966

Rockin' Robins All Night Play

Enjoy an all night play party from 8pm until 1am on New Year's Eve. Enjoy Unlimited Laser Tag and Playground Admission, refreshments, and snacks. Cost is $20.

Rockin Robin's Amazone Family Entertainment Center
2789 Medina Rd.
Medina, OH 44256
Phone: 330-764-4237

Romp N Stomp Kids New Years Bash

Your kids will have a great time at Romp N Stomp Kids New Years Bash from 530pm to 830pm. Romp N Stomp is the newest kids attraction in the Akron area, just minutes from Fairlawn. The package includes dinner, dancing, games, prizes, balloon drop, noisemakers, hats, and party favors. 

Romp N Stomp
900 Medina Road/Rt 18
Sharon Township, OH 44256
Phone: 866-JUMP

Sonnet's Coffeehouse & Cafe's New Year's Eve with Implied Logic

Ring in the new year with the Implied Logic Band, an Indie/Blues/Classic Rock band. Sonnet's was rated Second Place for Akron/Canton's Best Coffee Shop by myfoxcleveland's 2008 Hot List. BYOB for 21 & over, bring your own bottle of wine or 6-pack of beer for a small $4 corking fee per person. Cost is $5 cover per person.

Sonnett's Coffeehouse & Cafe
117 College St
Wadsworth, OH 44281
Phone: 330-336-5557

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