The Green Parks and Recreation department will host a murder mystery dinner at 5 p.m. Sept. 6.

Gumshoes will get the chance to put deductive reasoning skills to the test with the Green Parks and Recreation's murder mystery dinner.

Floriano Productions will present the play “Very Desperate Housewives” at 5 p.m. Sept. 6 at the Akron General Health and Wellness Center, 1940 1940 Town Park Blvd. Upon arrival, guests will be introduced to the characters and may be involved in the story as it unfolds.

Dinner will be served at intermission and the characters in the production will mingle with the guests. During this time, guests can ask questions and gather information as they work to solve the mystery with the team of people sitting at their table.

The team that comes closest to solving the mystery will win a prize.

The mystery dinner meal will be catered by Legends Sports Pub and Grille and will feature pulled pork, chicken pasta, red skin potatoes, salad, roll and desert.

The cost is $25 per person. Adults only.  

Registration is required and can be made by calling 330-896-6621 or visiting

For more information about this program, call the parks and recreation office at 330-896-6621 or visit