Just a bus from Akron: Metro RTA offers free rides for LeBron James celebration

Posted at 11:32 AM, Jun 23, 2016
and last updated 2016-06-23 11:32:43-04

Akron's NBA Championship celebration is Thursday and the Metro RTA wants to help fans get downtown for the festivities. 

Riders can catch all line service routes for free after 5 p.m.

Here's a list of Metro detours.

The celebration is planned for 7 p.m. at Lock 3.

James and his students from Wheels for Education and IPromise Network will be featured.
Admission to the event and parking downtown will be free.