- TripBuzz found 163 things to do with kids in or near Barberton, Ohio, including 159 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Canton, Akron, Medina and North Canton.
- From The Fast Lane to Lake Cinemas 8, the Barberton area offers 79 different types of family activities, including: Bowling, Movie Theaters, Theaters and Recreation Centers.
- Located in the northeast portion of the state of Ohio, Barberton is a commuter town of Akron. The city is named after Ohio Columbus Barber, who founded the city is 1891. The city's roots lie in the second Industrial Revolution of the late 1800s, during which Barber moved a major business to the town.
Hopocan Gardens 4396 West Hopocan Avenue, Barberton, OH MoreLess Info
Dark and white meat chicken prepared in signature Barberton style and paired with house-made hot sauce, cole slaw, and fresh-cut fries
182 South Main Street, Akron, OH 44308 MoreLess Info
Built in 1929, the Akron Civic Theatre was designed by John Eberson and has hosted since then famous artists, such as Louis Armstrong, Barbara Eden, and Mickey Rooney.
On the campus of the University of Akron, InfoCision Stadium-Summa Field is the venue for all home football competitions. This stadium can hold about 30,000 fans and offers a variety of concessions including kid's meals and coffee/hot chocolate in season.
With Art Deco architecture, Interstate Park Cinema 14 offers visitors screening of the latest movies in its digital projector auditoriums. The theater accepts mobile tickets and has upgraded its seats to stadium seating.
60 Fir Hill, Akron, OH MoreLess Info
Built in 1871, the Hower House is a 28-room mansion built in the Second Empire Italianate architectural style. Besides the public events which are organized in here, such as The Afternoon Tea, in here can also be organized private events, such as weddings.
First organized in 1874, the Akron Public Library is composed of 17 branch locations in addition to 21 physical public service outlets. Along with books and movies, the library holds annual events like a comicon, nature programming, and a maker fair.
Exercise and off leash play is available at the BARC Akron Dog Park, which is open from dusk until dawn throughout the year. Free entry to the park provides access to two secure double gated entry and exit pens, waste disposal stations with complimentary bags, and a dog water fountain.
With digital projectors, Regal Montrose Movies 12 has showings for the latest films in its auditoriums. The movie theater accepts mobile tickets and offers a self-service ticket kiosk so visitors don't have to wait in line at the ticket booth.