FAIRLAWN: City Barbeque will open its new restaurant May 14.

It will be the first location in Northeast Ohio for the Dublin-based chain, which operates more than 30 restaurants.

The restaurant is at 2870 W. Market St.

City Barbeque will hold a grand opening celebration May 19, with a ribbon cutting and “rib bone” cutting at 10:30 a.m.

The day will feature live music by JT Teis from 5 to 8 p.m., face painters, games, a visit from Zippy and the University of Akron cheerleaders from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Ten percent of sales May 19 will be donated to the Weathervane Playhouse. Actors from Weathervane will be on hand to interact with guests and sing a scene from their current play about 5 p.m.

City Barbeque also will sell T-shirts for a suggested donation of $5, with 100 percent of the sales going to the Weathervane.