Canton, Ohio First Friday

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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Canton First Friday: Paint the Town
April 2, 2021

6 - 9 pm
Downtown Canton Arts District

Grizzye Art Gallery (309 Court Ave NW) will have live painting by artist Grizzye and selling prints/toys created by the artist.

Canton Palace Theatre (605 Market Ave. N) Head down the bunny trail to the theatre to see the movie “Hop” on the big screen at 7:30pm! Tickets must be reserved by calling 330.454.8172.

Miss Larana's Alchemical Apothecary (334 4th St NW) It's April and everything is growing, why not your hair! We will be featuring our Ancient Egyptian Hair Tonic, Hair Rub and Marula Hair Oil this First Friday. Get all 3 for $15. We make all our products here with 100% organic ingredients. We also have custom essential oil blends ranging from $1-$8. Stop by and get acquainted with our shop and products and ask for a card for a complimentary custom facial masque.

More details to come!


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