District Info

Kenmore Boulevard is a pedestrian and bike-friendly main street in southwest Akron. It is home to a burgeoning cluster of music, cultural and entertainment businesses.

The district boasts 21,000 residents in its primary market area and 90,000 workers within a 10-minute drive. It offers excellent public parking options and freeway access from three directions within a two-minute drive.


District Businesses

Music and Arts








Renovation & Plans

In 2018, road improvements connected the Boulevard District to 2.9 million visitors on the Ohio & Erie Towpath Trail. Additional streetscape and façade improvements are planned, including improved wayfinding and building signage, outdoor seating and street trees. The district is currently pursuing a federal historic designation.


Contact Info

Kenmore Neighborhood Alliance works to improve the Boulevard District through cultural, artistic, recreational and business revitalization. Considering investing or volunteering in the Boulevard District? Email for more info or visit

Recent Accomplishments

Kenmore First Friday Highlights! 

Street resurfacing is currently underway throughout the City of Akron!