Chestnut Ridge Park will show off its recent improvements with a free outdoor showing of “The Karate Kid” Friday, July 26.
The event is expected to bring hundreds of visitors to the park , and families are encouraged to arrive early to enjoy the park’s new playground. The park is located at 1926 19th St. SW.
The event also will feature hands-on crafts, as children will have a chance to make their own karate headbands.
House of Kung Fu’s Travis Lee will perform a martial arts demonstration at 8 p.m., with the movie starting around 9 p.m. The movie will play at the park’s amphitheater.
The event is organized by Friends of Chestnut Ridge Park, the Akron Parks Collaborative and Free Akron Outdoor Movies.
For info, contact Angela Miller at [email protected].