"When you're out shopping in the weeks to come, do not be surprised if you run into a random act of culture. A dance performance may spring up in front of you. A string ensemble may appear, or a gospel chorus. Then, after a brief performance, they will be gone, ready to commit another random act elsewhere."
The events, organized by the Akron Symphony, 'will be some of the 1,000 Random Acts Knight Foundation is funding in Akron and seven other cities over three years. One last weekend in Philadelphia - where 650 singers burst into Handel's Hallelujah Chorus - surprised shoppers.
Be on the lookout for great little performances in places you'd least expect, and get ready to be blown away by Akron arts organizations.