First Friday!

First Friday is sponsored by Stark Community Foundation Tweets by @CantonFirstFri First Friday is a monthly party in the downtown Canton Arts District featuring themed music,...

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Calendar

There is always something to do in Downtown Canton! We have a comprehensive calendar for you to view. View this page to check out what is happening in the Canton Arts...

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Visit Downtown

There is so much to see and do in Northeast Ohio, especially here in the Canton Arts District. You’ll find 7 Galleries, 22 artist studios, 5 live music venues, specialty...

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Public Art

A Walk in the Park by Christine Benner - Cleveland Ave. NW & 6th St . N Shattered Expressions by Tommy Morgan - 5th St. N & Cleveland Ave. NW Mother of Invention by...

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Participate

Would you like to participate in Canton First Friday? Whether you are a food vendor, or a band looking to play, this page can help you. Please read through the following...

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First Friday!

First Friday is a monthly party in the downtown Canton Arts District featuring themed music, performance and visual arts events and always a few surprises for adults and children. It is primarily a self-guided tour of local art galleries, studios, stores and restaurants. First Friday begins with a First Stop at the Canton Museum of Art @ 5:30, followed by the full-out event downtown from 6-10 p.m. Rain or shine. First Friday happens every month – year ’round!

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Public Art

Over the course of the past five years Arts in Stark has granted artist dollars to create numerous pieces of public art. Here is a list of some you can visit while you are downtown.

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Visit Downtown

There is so much to see and do in Northeast Ohio, especially here in the Canton Arts District. 7 Galleries, 22 artist studios, 5 live music venues, specialty shops, fine restaurants, hot bars, and unique public art. We’ve got it all! Whether you are already planning a trip to the area, or are just looking for something special to do, we have you covered.

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Canton Arts District Wins Dominion Community Impact Award!

Canton Arts District Wins Dominion Community Impact Award!

The Downtown Canton Arts District won the esteemed Dominion Community Impact Award back in 2009 and since then the area has already grown!