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Downtown Canton Arts District

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Christmas Lights

What a beautiful display of CHRISTmas lights and dancing and animation. Designs! My Husband and I... read more

Reviewed 12 December 2018
via mobile
First Fridays

The first Friday of every month is a great time to explore the arts district. There are live bands... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Minerva, United States
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Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

What a beautiful display of CHRISTmas lights and dancing and animation. Designs! My Husband and I really enjoyed the drive through at the McKinley Park! Take your time and drive through, it is beautiful! Close to the Football Hall of Fame entrance! Makes you feel...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 7 August 2018

The first Friday of every month is a great time to explore the arts district. There are live bands, street food, and vendors. The little shops in the area are fantastic. Come see the murals that local artists paint on the buildings that tell a...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 5 July 2018

Here are some updates to my Canton Arts District review: There are plenty of summer movies free or cheap in the Arts District. Call Arts in Stark or check The Repository. I recently went to a great kids movie for $1 at the historic Palace...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank sccarm
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Fun in the Arts District. There is always something new to see and experience. First Fridays; Art Galleries; Theaters!

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank bkarch2891
Reviewed 8 October 2017

The speak easy is such a unique place and offers some very nice craft beers. The iron and brick work is beautiful and the room is great for groups.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Mac M
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Canton has a unique and fabulous Arts District downtown. There are so many businesses showcasing talented artisans' work. And you can buy things at a good value! The First Fridays are superb! They always have lots of extra activities then, including fireworks, sidewalk art, performers,...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank sccarm
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Many people did not know about these advantages for Friday evenings. I first heard about it from reading signs and newspaper articles in the two local newspapers. Not until recently was there news about the Canton art museum in other museums. There is now a...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank GuidoLocattelli
Reviewed 18 April 2017

This is a great way to spend a Friday evening, wandering the galleries and shops, checking out the local music talent, and people watching. It's one of our favorite things to do in Canton. Then get something to eat at one of the great restaurants.

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank rdubi
Reviewed 16 March 2017

The art district is a great experience for those interested in the arts or even those that may not be. The area is very nice and full of many art items from buildings, sculptures, and even paintings on building sides. Come to the art district...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank JayzNay
Reviewed 6 March 2017

On the First Friday of every month the Canton Arts District hosts "First Friday" from 6pm - 10pm. Local art studios and shops remain open late to exhibit their wares. There are plenty of local restaurants and bars in the area to fit all budgets....More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank lboyett
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