Next week is Welcome Week on YSU’s campus and we want to be your guide to all things Youngstown! The university will be putting on tons of events and have plenty to do on campus, but if you want the full Youngstown experience follow along with us as we introduce you to all the coffee shops, restaurants, bars, events and areas of Youngstown that will make your experience at YSU amazing.

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Stop By These Events in Youngstown After You Finish Moving In

August 15th

  • B@B: After Dark featuring Hoss and the Juggernauts – “Bands at the Baugh” is Stambaugh Auditorium’s annual outdoor summer concert series. Enjoy the last bit of gorgeous summer weather under the stars and historic architecture of Youngstown’s greatest historic landmark.
  • Vegan Bazaar – A free monthly event held in Downtown Youngstown that features mindful local businesses offering sweet and savory vegan food, cruelty free bath and body products, clothing, gifts, groceries and more.

August 17th

  • Youngstown Flea – Youngstown’s monthly market for makers, the Youngstown Flea features handmade goods, incredible food trucks, yard games and music. Come early for free yoga on the grass in the shadow of the Youngstown skyline.

Welcome Week content to watch out for:

Shop Local Feature – Pressed Coffee Bar and Eatery

The Ultimate Guide to Lincoln Avenue

The Ultimate Guide to Downtown Youngstown

The Ultimate Guide to Elm Street

7 Unique Styles to Show Your Youngstown Pride

7 of the Most Insta-Worthy Backdrops in Youngstown

3 Campus Coffee Shops to Get You Through a Semester at YSU

Youngstown’s Bars as Characters from “The Office”

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