Canton, Ohio First Friday

Canton First Friday: Canton Pride
June 4, 2021

6 - 9 pm
Downtown Canton Arts District

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Ida and William McKinley's 150th Wedding Anniversary. Wedding reenactment | Wedding exhibit. Tour of historic church renovation. Shows at 6:30 & 7:30PM Christ Presbyterian Church- 530 Tuscarawas St. W Canton 44702. Seating is limited - first-come, first-served basis. Visitors are asked to wear masks at all inside venues. Visit other McKinley/Saxton historic sites along Tuscarawas St. and Market Ave: Crossroads Methodist Church, Stark County Courthouse, National First Ladies’ Library & the Canton Repository.

Elec Simon Drum Circle at Canton Centennial Plaza 6-7pm. Bring your 5 gallon bucket! Followed by Disco Inferno 7:30-10pm.

Buzzbin (331 Cleveland Ave NW) The Battle w/ Chronosonder/ Christina Strong

The Auricle Venue & Bar (201 Cleveland Ave, NW, Canton, Ohio 44702) The Pinkertones play Weezer @ The Auricle Outdoors - 8PM - Free - All Ages


First Friday is a monthly party in the Downtown Canton Arts District in Canton, Ohio, 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 is from 6-9 p.m. Rain or shine. First Friday happens every month – year ’round!

Canton First Friday is presented by the Downtown Canton Special Improvement District and ArtsinStark.

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Upcoming Events

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