North American

First People's Day


The First Monday in October

in Akron, Ohio

The Portage Path – Akron’s oldest landmark and a tribute to the Native people who first occupied the land here – will be celebrated

in a series of events in 2019.


Celebrations are from

Friday, October 4th, through

Monday, October 7, 2019


Akron’s Second Annual

“North American First People's Day”

Public Walk will be Sunday, October 6.



We will post activities, locations and times

hear as they become available.





Click HERE to see our latest publication:

The Portage Path

Akron's Connection to America's

First People

sponsored by the

Portage Path Collaborative




Learn More