Art and Ale — 6-9 p.m. at the Akron Art Museum, 1 S. High St. Enjoy craft beers from Ohio brewers and food from regional purveyors. $40 members, $50 nonmembers in advance; all tickets $50 at the door. 330-376-9185 or www.akronartmuseum.org.
Wadsworth-Rittman Hospital Association Black Tie Gala “A Parisian Soiree” — 6 p.m. at the Galaxy Restaurant, 201 Park Center Drive, Wadsworth. Hors d’oeuvres, cocktails, wines and dinner. Music by Redlines. $125. Call Erin Dickey at 330-331-1168 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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