UA hosts jazz ensemble event

The University of Akron School of Music presents its “Back to the Ballroom Big Band Dance” at 3 p.m. You’ll be able to dance (or just listen) right on the stage of E.J. Thomas Hall. Student Jazz Ensemble will play music by Duke Ellington, Billy Byers, Tommy Dorsey and more. Tickets are $12, $6 for non-UA students, and free for UA students with Zip Cards.

Vintage Day at Stan Hywet

It will be Vintage Day Sunday at Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens in Akron. There will be actors at the estate to talk about life in the 1920s. There will also be a vintage base ball game at 1 p.m. on the lawn. Regular admission applies. For more, visit

Gemboree show continues

The Gemboree Rock, Mineral, Gem and Jewelry Show continues at Emidio & Sons Expo Center, 48 E. Bath Road, Cuyahoga Falls. The event will feature vendors, children’s activities, specimen showcases, gemstone identification, door prizes and a silent auction. Admission is $5 for adults, $4 for seniors and students and $ 1 for children age 6 or younger.

Shoe fanatics convention

Got some vintage LeBrons you want to sell? SneakerCon, a convention for shoe fanatics, continues from noon to 7 p.m. at Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland, 300 Lakeside Ave. Admission is $25.