The Akron Celebration Committee wishes to thank the following for making the 4th of July in Akron a success!
Town of Newstead
Lion’s Club of Akron
Bank of Akron, Kreher’s, Perry’s Ice Cream, Whiting Roll Up Door
MGA Research, Fred E. Thomas Agency, County Line Stone, Erie Niagara Insurance, Woodcutters Headquarters
Precision Electrical Services, Akron Pharmacy/Akron Gifts, Daniel E. Shonn, Jr. Attny, Niagara Label, I Squared R Element Co., Signmatic Systems, Destroyer Park Golf, WNY PennySavers,
M. Wood Accounting, Niagara Specialty Metals
Kiddie Parade - Candy Apple Café, Soapbox Derby – Main Street Salon & Mike Shields Towing,
Ice Cream Eating Contest – Akron Hometown Pastry Shoppe, Gum Chewing Contest – Ford Gum, Craig Wilkins in the Gazebo – Pixley’s ShurFine & Tucciarone’s Auto & Truck Repair
Village of Akron, Akron Police Department, Akron Fire Company, Akron Bugle, Akron Chamber of Commerce, Interweb Technology Group, Ms. Jean’s Childcare, Newstead Fire Police
1st Place – Jim Asmus – Pirate Ship
2nd Place – Bill Asmus/Akron Historical Society
3rd Place – Calvary Baptist Church
Best Business Entry
Trophy – Cam Trenching, Inc.
Honorable Mention – Nature’s Prize
A special thanks to all the individuals who donated. We are especially grateful for the donations we collected at the Fireworks. Without all those donations, these events could not have taken place.