Parade of Ponds

Each July we host the Parade of Ponds, a community event that benefits the Akron Children’s Burn Unit.Akron Children's Hospital
One hundred percent of the proceeds go directly to the burn unit. Over the years we 
have raised more than $27,700 in donations.


Parade of Ponds 2017 Dates:

(Tour Booklets will go on sale mid-June)


** Kick-Off Event at Hoffman’s Water X Scapes – Friday July 14, 2017 from 8:30 pm – 10:30 pm

For ponds South of Rt #224            

  • Saturday, July 15th 2017: 10am – 5pm  
  • Sunday July 16th 2017: 11am – 5pm

For ponds North of Rt #224

  • Saturday, July 22nd 2017:  10am – 5pm
  • Sunday, July 23rd 2017: 11am – 5pm

**Under the Lights (North & South) – Friday July 21st: 8:30pm – 10:30pm


Would you like to have your pond featured in this year’s Parade of Ponds?

~ Entry deadline is Wednesday May 10, 2017 ~

Fill out the Sign-Up Form below:

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>>> 2012’s Parade of Ponds covered by theAkron Beacon Journal
>>> 2012’s Parade of Ponds covered by the South Side Leader
>>> 2012’s Parade of Ponds covered by the  The Plain Dealer
>>> 2013’s Parade of Ponds covered by the South Side Leader
>>> 2014’s Parade of Ponds covered by the The Plain Dealer


>> One Can Always Donate & Help Akron Children’s Hospital! Click HERE to see how to help!

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