- The list below includes 185 free or cheap things to do in or near Parma, Ohio, including 84 different types of inexpensive activities like Pubs, Movie Theaters, Parks and Bowling.
- From Good Olde Daze to Durty Nelly's Pub, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Parma and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Lakewood, Cleveland, Peninsula and Medina.
Founded in the 1957, the Trumbull Art Gallery provides a museum of culture and art with a focus on the local community. Photo shops and seasonal events are featured along with full exhibits done by regional artists.
Located on 698-acres of parkland on the shores of Lake Erie, Geneva State Park, is an idyllic setting for your next camping trip. Park amenities include 6 miles of trails for hiking and biking, hunting, fishing, boating and much more.
Visitors to the Elm Road Twin Drive-In are able to view two movies for the single admission price, making it rather popular in the area. A food permit purchased with the admission also lets guests bring food and drinks into the drive-in with them.
Also known as the Ghostly Manor Thrill Center, the XD 3D Motion Theater provides a variety of shows which incorporates both 3D projection and motion-simulator seats. Five movies are offered at the center, and the motion-simulator has 100 movements per second.
A classic-style bowling alley with a lounge on the premises, Echo Lanes offers multiple lanes of bowling, open bowl, tournament play, and a variety of leagues. On weekends, it features cosmic bowling, with a sound and light show.