Falls Downtown Fridays is a free summer event series full of fun and exciting opportunities for the entire family to enjoy art, music, and food.

All events are family friendly and celebrate local businesses.

The premier sponsors for Falls Downtown Fridays are: Western Reserve Hospital, Cascade Auto Group, and SearchActions.

Call for Vendors!

Want to sell your goods or food at a Downtown Fridays event?
Click the button below to fill out the Vendor Application.

Call for Entertainers!

Family-friendly performers of all types are invited to apply to participate.
Click the button below to fill out the Entertainment Application.

Vendor Application Entertainment Application

THANK YOU TO OUR 2018 SPONSORS! Please find them by visiting:

Cascade Auto Group - http://www.cascadeautogroup.com/

SearchActions - http://searchactions.com/

Western Reserve Hospital - https://www.westernreservehospital.org/

Akron Coffee News - http://coffeenewsakron.com/

Carrara Companies - https://www.carraracompanies.com/

Continuing Healthcare of Cuyahoga Falls - http://continuinghc.com/

Howard Hanna - https://www.howardhanna.com/Office/Detail/Stow/00229

Totally Cooked - http://www.totallycooked.com/

2018 Schedule

Grand Opening of Front Street

Come celebrate the Grand Opening of Front Street with River City Pop Culture Fest! Following a downtown parade and an event that give you a sampling of the Falls Downtown Fridays events. Local music, food, and entertainment will be featured as we come together to celebrate our new downtown. The City of Cuyahoga Falls is proud to partner with River City Pop Culture Fest brought to you by Altered Realm Radio and The Oddmall.

Date: Saturday, June 2 | Time: Parade kickoff at 10:00 a.m., event to follow 12 - 10 p.m.


Bebop on the Block

Bebop on the Block is a celebration of local jazz music and will feature plenty of eclectic music, kids' activities, and local food and retail vendors.

Date: Friday, June 15 | Time: 5 - 10 p.m.

River Rock Fest

Rock music enthusiasts will enjoy bands representing a diverse array of genres that will be featured on a night where local beer, food, and retail will be highlighted.

Date: Friday, June 22 | Time: 5 - 10 p.m.

Crafty Mart

Local artisans will activate and transform our downtown into a marketplace that will showcase creative entrepreneurs and their high-end, handmade goods. This event will feature local music, retail, food, and family-friendly activities.

Date: Friday, June 29 | Time: 5 - 10 p.m.

Stars and Stripes: Honoring Our Local Heroes

Local country band Buck Naked Band will headline an evening to recognize the efforts of public safety officials who have gone above and beyond the call of duty.

Date: Friday, July 6 | Time: 5 - 10 p.m.

Taste of the Falls

Culinary delights from all over town, as well as flavors from across the world, will be represented at this mouthwatering event with activities for the whole family to enjoy.

Date: Friday, July 13 | Time: 5 - 10 p.m.

Kids Fest

This evening of entertainment for children and families includes experiences with music, dance, art, craft making, storytelling, and interactive play. With a variety of kid-friendly food options, this alcohol-free night on the town can be enjoyed by the whole family.

Date: Friday, July 27 | Time: 4 - 8 p.m.

Soul, Rhythm, and Brews

This event is a celebration of our local craft breweries, local food, and blues entertainment. With a focus on beer tasting and local fare, this evening is sure to set your soul on fire.

Date: Friday, August 3 | Time: 5 - 10 p.m.


Downtown Cuyahoga Falls Amphitheater & Pavilion, 2085 Front Street


Call the Neighborhood Excellence, Communications, and Community Outreach Department at (330) 971-8208 with questions.