The Kent Lions Club will host the 10th Annual Sweet Corn Festival at Beckwith Orchard from noon to 5 p.m. Aug. 5 and 6. The event will feature carnival games for children, pony rides, face painting, Chinese raffle, and various vendors. Rubber City Model A Club will display cars on Sunday. Live Musical Entertainment Line-up will include Tinnitus the Knight opening the festival at noon on Saturday followed at 2:30 p.m. by Box of Squirrels. At noon on Sunday, Rio Neon plays followed at 2:30 p.m. by Celtic Clan of Kent. Proceeds from the event will fund Lions sight preservation projects. If interested in vendor spaces, contact Fran at 330-678-4012 or email@example.com. Location: 1617 Lake Rockwell Road.
Standing Rock Cultural Arts will present Paintings and Collages of Jan Noden Art Exhibit through July 22. All proceeds from art sales will be donated to Standing Rock Cultural Arts and the Kent Natural Food Co-op. Location: 300 N. Water St., Suite H., Kent.
The Home Heritage Concert Series will present F.O.G. (Fat Old Guys) at 7 p.m. July 13 on the Ravenna Courthouse Lawn, Main Street; and the Eric Clapton Evolution Band at 7 p.m. July 14 at the Hometown Bank Plaza.
Chip's East Main Saloon has live music Friday night featuring Steve Cipriano from 7 to 10 p.m., with juke box following. Jukebox on Saturday. Location: 130 E. Main St., Ravenna. For more information, call 330-296-2521.
DJ Gary Friday and Saturday. Location: The Den Lounge, 110 N. Meridian St., Ravenna
John Gragg & Kate Kopan Group on July 14. John Gragg on July 15. Blue Groove & Liz Band on July 21. Location: Sheraton Suites Akron-Cuyahoga Falls, 1989 Front St., Cuyahoga Falls.
The Outpost. Drunken Sunday on July 14. Location: 4962 S.R. 43, Brimfield.
DJ TG on July 8. Location: Bar 145, 100 E. Erie St., Kent.
Zydeco Kings Duo at 5:30 p.m., The Bluestones at 7 p.m. and Armstrong Bearcat Band at 8 pm. July 14. Jose Alvarez and Jeff Powers on July 19. Location: Water Street Tavern, 132 S. Water St., Kent.
Steve Earle & The Dukes, The Mastersons on July 23. Location: The Kent Stage, 175 E. Main St., Kent.