LAST WEEKEND IT WAS RIBS, THIS weekend it's EVERYTHING ITALIAN! Downtown Akron will be home to the 67th annual Italian-American Festival. Live entertainment, food, food and more food, Italian sports cars, a wine making demonstration, even a kids pedal tractor pull. Free admission and free parking in all city and county decks and lots. Look to the sky Saturday night for a huge fireworks show. This is always fun and I might see you there.
THE FUNNY STOP COMEDY CLUB IN CUYAHOGA FALLS presents headliner Rain Pryor tonight through Saturday. She is the daughter of Richard Pryor. One show tonight with two shows on Friday and Saturday. Get information at www.funnystop.com.
THE SUMMIT COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY will hold a 90th anniversary celebration at the Perkins Stone Mansion and The John Brown House this Saturday. Events start at noon and include tours of both buildings. Many other activities featured that will keep the kids entertained. Admission is free. The celebration happens at 550 Copley Road in Akron.
BACK TO BACHARACH & DAVID continues this weekend at the Actors Summit in downtown Akron. Get tickets and info at www.actorssummit.org.
BLOSSOM MUSIC CENTER PRESENTS The Cleveland Orchestra this Sunday evening at 7pm. The show is A Sci-Fi Spectacular. Info at www.clevelandorchestra.com.
IF YOU'RE A ROCK AND ROLLER, the Hard Rock Racino in Northfield features Cheap Trick TONIGHT (Thursday) at 6:30. Visit www.hardrock.com.
JOIN ME TOMORROW MORNING FROM 9am until noon on 640 WHLO. JIM