Lock 3 Park
200 S Main St
Akron, OH 44308
Akron, Ohio is a city well know for successful festivals! The National Hamburger Festival will be held in Downtown Akron.
The Akron/Canton/Cleveland area has a population of approximately 4 million people.
The area has become a popular tourism destination boasting great regional assets such as the Inventors Hall of Fame, Football Hall of Fame, and Rock ‘N Roll Hall of Fame just to name a few.
Venue Direction & Parking
I-77 South to the downtown Route 59, (Martin Luther King Expressway), Exit 21C. Exit at Cascade & Market Street. Turn right at the first traffic signal onto Center Street. Turn left onto Bowery. Turn right at Main Street.
From Youngstown, Kent and other points east
I-76 West to the Main/Broadway Exit 22A. Exit right on to Broadway. Turn left on Bartges Street. Turn right on Main Street.
From Canton I-77 North to Cleveland/Youngstown Exit.
Follow Cleveland exit. Go to Exit 22A - Main/Broadway exit. Continue down Broadway (one-way street). Turn left on Bartges Street. Turn right on Main Street.
From Route 8 or North 59
Exit at Perkins Street. Turn right on Perkins. Follow to High Street and turn left (High Street is one-way). Follow High Street to State Street. Turn right onto state. Turn right at the first traffic signal onto Main Street.
Journal Parking Deck
Univ. of Akron
* Parking is available at the: O’Neils Deck (entrance off State Street) Summit County Parking Deck (entrance off High Street) Cascade Parking Deck (entrance off Quaker Street) Behind the AES Campus (500 S. Main Street) - walk up the path along the canal to Lock 3. See map above.