The City of Akron presents

Akronite city app

Our new mobile app πŸ‘‹πŸ» that rewards community members with Blimps, our exclusive local point system!

See it in action

An Akron to be proud of

Connect and do your part

Akronite connects the city, local businesses, and residents and makes Akron better, more engaged, and the kind of place we’re all excited to call home ❀.

Unlock our city's hidden secrets

Discover Akron

Akronite is designed to empower community members to shop local and experience their city like never before. It shines a spotlight 🌟 on the unique stories around the city and awards you with Blimps for supporting local and independent businesses.

How it works

Making An Impact Is Easy πŸ’ͺ


Experience your city

Discover city stories, events, and join reward offers.



Earn Blimps by shopping local across town.



Shop with your Blimps at participating businesses.

Download and discover reward offers!!

Get more information on how it works


Are You A Local Business Owner? Join Today!

Akronite gives you a way to attract more customers, engage with them and boost revenues while helping shape the Akron community.

Good for local business

Boosts Your Business

Get spotted

The app shines a spotlight on your business so locals get to know it.

Reward offers

The app includes reward offers, where local earn Blimps when shopping.

Accept Blimps as payment

You'll be featured as a business where locals can redeem their Blimps.

Join and become a local superstar! πŸ‘‰