Take a bite and celebrate the burger at Akron’s National Hamburger Festival

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AKRON, Ohio -- It's a festival that celebrates the hamburger.

The National Hamburger Festival is this weekend in Akron.

Legend has it two brothers from Akron created the hamburger back in 1885.

The festival is at Lock 3 Park in downtown Akron.

It features food, a "bobbing for burgers" contest, a hamburger eating contest, and live music,

For more information, click here.

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