Buy some records: It’s Record Store Day, which encourages music lovers to patronize local independent stores and offers special releases. Local folks will be especially interested in “This is the Devo Box,” featuring colored vinyl versions of the band’s first six albums, and “Where the Hell is Akron, OH? Vol. 2,” a compilation by the Akron Recording Co. Find participating stores at https://recordstoreday.com/Stores.

 

Celebrate the Civic: The Akron Civic Theatre marks its 90th anniversary with a party starting at 1:30 p.m., featuring entertainment, cake and a showing of “Singin’ in the Rain” at 2:30. Pick up free tickets at the theater, Wayside Furniture and Nervous Dog coffee bars. Read more in today’s Life section. akroncivic.com.

 

Taste craft brews: The fifth annual Rubber City Beer Fest takes place from 2 to 6 p.m. at Lock 3 in downtown Akron. The event, organized by the Society of Akron Area Zymurgists (SAAZ) homebrewing club, focuses on regional craft breweries. Tickets are $40 at the door. www.facebook.com/rubbercitybeerfest.

 

Listen to steel drums: The University of Akron Steel Drum Band will create the sunny sounds of the Caribbean with its 39th annual concert at 8 p.m. at E.J. Thomas Hall, featuring guest pannist Daron Roberts from Trinidad and Tobago. Tickets are $22, $20 for senior citizens and UA faculty/staff or $11 for students. Call 330-253-2488 or see www.uaevents.com.

 

Check out elegant eggs: The Ohio Egg Artists Guild's 47th spring show and sale, The Elegant Egg & More, will run from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, and noon to 4 p.m. Sunday at Our Lady of the Elms, 1375 W. Exchange St., Akron. Admission is $5, $2.50 ages 12 to 17 and free for 11 or younger.