WKSU Offers and Events

Find information on events throughout the region that WKSU is presenting or sponsoring. Also discover special discounts or drawings exclusively for WKSU listeners. To see WKSU Contest and Drawing Rules, click HERE.  Click to become a WKSU Member HERE. 

Ohio ranks seventh in new business creation, but last among larger states in integrating startups into the overall economy. That makes it hard to build momentum in the state’s entrepreneurial ecosystem.

WKSU presents: Growing Ohio’s Startup Culture: An Exploradio Meetup
Tuesday, Oct. 23 at 7 p.m. at the Akron-Summit County Public Library in Downtown Akron 

Register NOW through Eventbrite HERE!

Celebrate Democracy with an Election Night party at WKSU’s Broadcast Center at Kent State University. Starting at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 6, guests will be invited to enjoy snacks and activities - including selfie stations, station tours and keeping tabs on the big map - as they watch WKSU News in-studio reporters cover the results of the 2018 midterm elections live. On-air analysts will stop by the party room for brief Q & As that will be available via Facebook Live.

Cleveland Ballet
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WKSU listeners can enter a drawing for a pair of tickets to see Cleveland Ballet's Fall Collection at the Ohio Theatre in Playhouse Square on Oct. 19 and 20 (winners will have a choice of performance dates). To enter, CLICK HERE and fill out the form. Winners will be chosen at random on Monday, Oct. 15 and names will be at the door.

WKSU listeners can enter a drawing for a pair of tickets to see the Tedeschi Trucks Band at the Akron Civic Theatre on Saturday, Nov. 10. To enter, CLICK HERE and fill out the form. Winners will be chosen at random on Monday, Oct. 15 and names will be at the door.

WKSU Members can receive a $12 discount on B-Level seats to specific Apollo's Fire concerts in Akron and Summit County. Discount tickets may be purchased in person or by phone at 216-320-0012 or 800-314-2535 ext. 1. The discount is available for the following 2018-2019 season performances:

Magnificent Mozart
Saturday, Oct. 13, 8 p.m.
First United Methodist, Akron

O Jerusalem!
Friday, Nov. 16, 8 p.m.
Fairlawn Lutheran Church

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