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West Akron Parade & Festival 2016

Presented by West Akron Community Day at Buchtel Community Learning Center, Akron OH

Aug 13 2016
West Akron Parade & Festival 2016

Parade steps off from Buchtel High School at 12:00 pm sharp. Festival to follow at Hawkins Field. There will be fun, food, and music. Free school supply give-a-way at the Festival for children with Parent(s).

To anyone that is interested in participating as a Volunteer, Marching Unit, or a Vendor, please contact Shawn Spaulding at 330-572-8324 or  sspaulding@ascainc.org or Ms. Debra Turner, Stephanie Story, & Shellie Howard at 330-535-5755. We will need your business name, contact person, mailing address, and phone number. All are welcome to invest their time, effort, and energy to keep our West Akron Community Day a successful and growing event.

Our Parade and Festival has been a grand pillar of the community for over 30 years. We are excited about the new directions we are taking to improve and expand this festive event. Come and join our team to have input and impact. The next generation needs you and our children needs to hear our voice and feel our love. It’s a sacrifice of

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Buchtel Community Learning Center

1040 Copley Road, Akron, OH 44320


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