Have an intimate dinner by the fire, sipping out of this world wine at the Bistro at Gervasi Vineyard.
Fall into love with an overnight at one of the Unique Accomadations at Gervasi Vineyard. The Villas will provide you and your significant other with a luxurious suite, cozy fireplaces and touches of Italy and with gorgeous Tuscan-inspired décor including stucco walls, heated travertine limestone floors (winter months), rustic wood doors and wood ceiling details. The Casa features king-sized beds, fireplaces, heated floors and other high-end amenities. Each room has an adjacent covered patio, allowing all guests to enjoy the picturesque view of a courtyard and pond.
Head to the McKinley Presidential Library & Museum and immerse yourself in history as you walk the quaint Street of Shops. Be sure to venture up the 108 steps to the top of the McKinley Presidential Monument to pay hommage at the resting place of our 25th President. While you are up there take advantage of the view and snap the perfect selfie together.
Head to a Canton classic, Taggarts, for lunch, but make sure you save room to share a Bittner!
Do a little exploring, of art that is, in the Canton Arts District! With over 40 pieces of public art, there is something to excite everyone. Get some uniquely Canton shopping in at the boutiques, art galleries, and studios.
Have dinner at Bender’s Tavern. Located in Downtown Canton, this historic restaurant, has everything from fresh seafood to steaks done just the way you like it.
End your evening with a nightcap at The Still House at Gervasi Vineyard. A coffehouse by day and a cocktail lounge by night; they pride themselves on having live music every evening Wednesday-Sunday.
STAY AN EXTRA DAY
Wake up and enjoy a morning walk on Stark Parks Middle Branch Trail -- that travels through the property at Gervasi Vineyard. Guests can enjoy a brisk walk or can take the trail of over 5.43 miles. No matter what the weather, this trail is so serene.
Spend your morning at the Pro Football Hall of Fame and bond over cheering for your favorite football team, plus check out the team shop that has gear from all 32 teams!
Share a bottle of wine and delicious sharables at Maize Valley Winery. One of you don’t like wine? They also have a wide selection of craft brews for every palette. Many nights there is also live music.
Nestle in for the night at Quail’s Covey Bed & Breakfast and enjoy a romantic suite complete with a Jacuzzi tub. Enjoy one of Charlotte’s homemade apple dumplin’s and her scrumptious full breakfast before you depart the next morning!
Allison Rowe is the Marketing Coordinator for Visit Canton. She enjoys shopping, spending time with friends & family, going to concerts, and watching football! Allison can be found trying new restaurants, exploring museums, and hanging out at Canton First Fridays. Have an update or comment about the blog? Reach out at email@example.com.
September 29, 2020 -- There will always be something charming about local coffee shops. While chain coffee shops may be easier to find and get much more exposure, they will never be able to recreate the unique atmosphere local shops provide. Stark County has no shortage of special coffee shops that will give you a very memorable experience that you will not find at chain places. These shops will definitely make you a return customer. Here’s my list of the top places in Stark County to get coffee.
September 22, 2020 -- The monthly celebration of art, music, local businesses and restaurants will be celebrated on Friday, October 2. There will be no outdoor vendors this month, but lots of businesses are open for you to shop, grab dinner or a drink and explore!