We are aware that COVID-19 is affecting the scheduling of events and other gatherings throughout our community. As we all work together to respond to this crisis, we understand that many events on this site may not yet be updated with the most current closure information. We encourage you to check with event organizers and venues regarding the status of any event you are looking to attend. Thank you.
Unbox Akron was created by Chris Horne, publisher of the Devil Strip – an arts, entertainment, and culture newspaper – as a subscription box that celebrates the products, businesses, and events that make Akron unique. In March of 2015, Unbox Akron won a Knight Cities Challenge grant. Shortly after receiving the good news from the Knight Foundation, Chris recruited long time friend, Roger Riddle to help curate each month’s box. Together they are planning boxes that will get Akronites excited