Akron Marathon race routes to feature artists, entertainment

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Photograph courtesy of ArtsNow

Larger AKRON — Art & Sole, an initiative co-produced by the Akron Marathon Charitable Corp. and ArtsNow, a Summit County arts and society nonprofit, will showcase a varied group of regional artists and enjoyment together the scenic functioning route that operates by 13 neighborhoods thanks in large aspect to assist from Ohio Arts Council, according to ArtsNow officials.
The Akron Marathon, Fifty percent Marathon and Crew Relay will acquire location Sept. 25 beginning at 7 a.m. from Downtown Akron.
Runners at a past celebration are shown above passing a band that provided enjoyment in Highland Square.
“This yr, the arts will only make for far more of an very exclusive jogging practical experience,” stated Anne Bitong, president of the Akron Marathon Charitable Corp.
“The ArtsNEXT grant award to ArtsNow for the resourceful features of the Artwork & Sole job will undoubtedly satisfy its targets to interact with a numerous group of local artists in all genres to make artwork throughout the dozen-moreover neighborhoods activated by the racecourse,” additional Donna Collins, government director of the Ohio Arts Council.
For additional about ArtsNow, pay a visit to www.artsnow.org.
For a lot more data on the Akron Marathon, Fifty percent Marathon and Workforce Relay, consist of course maps, check out www.akronmarathon.org.

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