Looking for something to do in Cuyahoga Falls this weekend? Here are two suggestions:


The Falls Cares 5K Run/?Walk & Kids Fun Run will take place July 8. This is the Falls Cancer Club Inc.’s fourth annual 5K in Cuyahoga Falls. 100 percent of all funds paid by the runners/?walkers go directly to Cuyahoga Falls Cancer patients that are registered with the Falls Cancer Club Inc.
The Kids Fun Run starts at 8 a.m. with the 5K immediately following. The race starts and ends at First Christian Church - corner of Stow Avenue and Second Street in the Falls. The Cuyahoga Falls Police Department, the Mayor’s Office and the First Christian Church of Cuyahoga Falls is supporting the Falls Cares 5K for the fourth year. Register to run/?walk at: fallscares5k.org or Active.com under Falls Cares 5K or contact Melinda Dull at 330-687-9253 and/?or melsbterry@att.net for a paper registration form to mail in.

Cuyahoga Falls Sommerfest will take place at Falls River Square on July 7 from 5-11 p.m., July 8 from noon-11 p.m. and July 9 from noon-8 p.m. This will be a summer version of the Cuyahoga Falls Oktoberfest, which typically occurs in September. This year, the event is happening in July due to the upcoming construction planned on Front Street. The Oktoberfest Committee brings the oldest and largest festival to the community. Come and enjoy German food, beer, and entertainment that supports local charities and scholarship grants.
Parking and admission is free.