Circus act. The Cirque Ziva will be at the Akron Civic Theatre at 8 p.m. Friday. The show features the Golden Dragon Acrobats who hail from China. Tickets range from $35 to $17.50. The Civic is at 182 S. Main St. in Akron. For more information, visit akroncivic.com.
Orchid Mania. The display celebrating all things orchid continues through March 6 at Cleveland Botanical Garden, 11030 East Blvd. The event features orchid displays, botanically inspired fashions, plus landscapes and scenes that evoke Cuba. Ask the Orchid Doctor will be from 1 to 2 p.m. Saturday. Garden admission is $11, children 3-12, $6; members and younger children, free. Call 216-721-1600 or visit cbgarden.org.
Home ideas. The HBA Akron Home & Flower Show will be Friday through Sunday at the John S. Knight Center, 77 E. Mill St. There will be vendor exhibits, stage presentations and even a tiny house. Dr. Lori Verderame of TVís Auction Kings will appear and make a limited number of antique evaluations. Tickets are $10 at the door or $7 at akronhomeandflowershow.com; children 12 or younger will be admitted free with an adult. Hours are 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday.