The Backyard at Lock 3 Park

The Backyard at Lock 3 Park


Akron’s Lock 3 welcomes guests back for the 21st season of amazing bands, festivals and family-fun entertainment in downtown Akron. Since opening in 2003, Lock 3 has hosted more than four million visitors and is set to host the first Rock the Lock concert, presented by WONE on Fri., June 23, 2023 with Into The Blue a Tribute to ELO and Jersey.

Due to ongoing improvements in Lock 3 Park, the Rock the Lock Concerts, Saturday Concerts, including Old School Soul, and Movies will be held in ... view more »


The Backyard at Lock 3 Park

200 S Main Street, Akron, OH 44308


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  • ico-y-knife.pngLiu Chinese Fast Food
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  • ico-y-knife.pngGarcias Kitchen The Original
  • ico-y-knife.pngRoute 66 Malt Shop
  • ico-y-knife.pngBottger Mansion of Old Town
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  • ico-y-wscreen.pngLiu Chinese Fast Food
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  • ico-y-wscreen.pngLiu Chinese
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Accessibility Information

  • Wheelchair Access

    Wheelchair Access


The Backyard is located behind the original stage, next to The Akron Civic Theatre. Guests can enter from W. Bowery St. and parking is located at the State Street parking deck and Cascade parking deck.


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