It’s Thursday, and you have no idea what you’ll do for the weekend. Patch is coming to the rescue. We've got the best bets for your done-work-outta-here time. Check our picks for the activities to hit and bars/restaurants/shops to explore.
Where/When: 4393 Ellsworth Rd., Stow; today through Sunday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Why Go: There is much to choose from at this weekend-long estate sale, including antique tables, chairs, trunks, garden and hand tools, Toro 21-inch self propelled lawnmower, glass and ceramic bells and other collections, crafts, beads, jewelry, dishes, silverware, bird houses and feeders, Treadle sewing machine and much more.
Price: Free entry.
Where/When: 2085 Front St., Cuyahoga Falls; Friday from 5 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.
Why Go: Rolling Stone magazine named ZOSO the No. 1 Led Zeppelin tribute band. Akron's Red Sun Rising opens.
Price: Free parking and admission.
Where/When: 2928 Riverview Rd., Akron; Friday at 7 p.m.
Why Go: Naturalist Maureen McGinty leads this 10-mile round-trip ride into Akron that explores the history and nature of the Towpath Trail. Helmets are required.
Where/When: Sarah's Vineyard, 1204 W. Steels Corners Rd., Cuyahoga Falls; Friday from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m., Saturday from noon to 10 p.m., and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Why Go: It's the Ninth Annual Summer Solstice Wine, Art and Blues Festival at Sarah's Vineyard. Enjoy music, taste Ohio wines and browse through the jewelry, pottery, prints, handmade tiles, handmade soaps, stained glass, metal work, wood work, fabric art and photographs that will be on display for your shopping pleasure.
Price: $8. Parking is free.
Where/When: Lock 3, 220 S Main St, Akron; Saturday at 7 a.m.
Why Go: The Autism Society, Greater Akron Chapter is holding its first annual Akron Walks for Autism, a walk and 5K run that benefits the local chapter.
Price: $9 to $20.