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Holiday Gift Guide for Stark County

November 2021 – Explore gift ideas from locally-owned shops, boutiques, and so much more when shopping for holiday gifts this season.

Just don’t even know where to begin on your Holiday shopping list? Visit Canton is here to help! We have compiled a list of gifts for everyone on your list this year. From stocking stuffers to experiences, check out our suggestions for truly one-of-a-kind gifts for the holiday season!

With online shopping, curbside pick-up, and holiday open houses it's officially the holiday season! Want a true one-of-a-kind gift? Explore Make-Your-Own Gifts that will add a personalized touch this Holiday Season.

Gifts for Her

  • Home Decor: Whether you are wanting to spend $5 or hundreds of dollars, Laura of Pembroke has just the piece you are looking for. New pillows for the couch. Check! Serving platter for your favorite cookies. Check! New lamp to replace the one that you broke 15 years ago. Check! Shop online today.
  • One of a Kind Piece of Jewelry: Julz by Alan Rodriguez is known for its fashion jewelry and amazing one-of-a-kind statement jewelry rings, necklaces and bracelets that are exclusively theirs. That’s why they are the destination for the perfect gift of jewelry for those you love. Explore their exquisite jewelry online now. 
  • Victorian Tea at Dragonfly Tea Room: There's no better gift than the gift of time spent together, so why not enjoy an elegant Victorian High Tea at Dragonfly Tea Room. You will be treated to a pot of tea, a delicious homemade menu, and an ambiance that will make you feel like you are in England, not in the middle of Canal Fulton. Start planning your day and explore the available menus.

Gifts for Him

  • Hall of Fame Dad: The Pro Football Hall of Fame Store has merchandise from all 32 teams, plus exclusive Pro Football Hall of Fame gear. Get him a new jersey, Salute to Service wear, or maybe even a Pro Football Hall of Fame exclusive product to show off his hometown pride. With a huge selection, delivery right to your door and convenient online shopping at, this is the perfect place to shop for Dad!
  • A New Bike: Dad really need a new bike? Ernie’s Bicycle Shop has just the thing he needs. With locations in Massillon & North Canton --- you can either pick out a bike for Dad or take him to try out one in the showrooms. Start learning more about the brands and rentals that Ernie’s offers at
  • A Personalized Wooden Pocket Knife: A pocket knife is a must-have tool, both on the job and off. Great for around the house, in the garage, and out in the wild. Personalize at P. Graham Dunn with a name, business, or special message just from him. Shop Personalized Gifts online today.

Gifts for the Kids

  • Crocs: The hottest shoe trend of the year for kids, teenagers, and even adults! The Shops at Hartville Kitchen has all of the hottest colors and for these cold winter months in Northeast Ohio, they even have the fur-lined Crocs! 
  • A Season Pass to Sluggers & Putters: Mini-golf, go-carts, rock walls, bumper boats, classic amusement park rides and more! Spend all summer long there as much as your heart desires. Shop online for your 2022 Passes here.
  • A Visit to The Troll Hole Museum: Kids are obsessed with the Dreamworks “Trolls” movie! Why not take them to the home of over 18,000 trolls and check out the magical gift shop, filled with tons of Troll goodies at the Troll Hole Museum in Alliance! Plan your visit today. 

Gifts for Your Best Friend

  • Coffee: Cherry Blend Coffee Roasters creates artfully crafted inspired blends and best-in-class, top-notch customer service. As a husband and wife team, we are passionate about our products and aim to offer our excellent coffee to you! For just $25 you can purchase a Sample Pack that includes 14 roasted coffees in 2oz. single servings. Find out more information about the coffee and purchase Sample Packs today.
  • Artwork for Their DeskJust Imagine Gift Gallery is a unique art program that empowers individuals with developmental disabilities to discover their creative side. They are offered the opportunity to learn, create, and display original artwork. Start shopping online today, but for a unique shopping experience and for a more robust selection, step inside the Downtown Canton shop to meet the artists and see their charming creations.
  • Grazing Box: Charcuterie boards are the most popular gifts this season and Fromage du Monde have grazing boxes that make the perfect gift! These 8" x 8" boxes include 3-artisans cheeses, meat, fresh and dried fruit, spreads, candied pecans, chocolate bark, house-made crostini, and seasonal candies. Order yours today and explore all of the options.

The Gifts That Just Keep Giving

  • Fresh Flowers: Give the gift that keeps on giving: locally grown blooms! Enjoy fresh-flower subscriptions from Bloom Hill Farm that offer a lush, seasonal bouquet for 6 weeks. Pick from 4 options – Tulip, Spring, Summer, and Fall! Pick-up at the farm or one of the regional pickup points located all over Stark County. Purchase your subscription today.
  • Gervasi Vineyard Wine Club: Who has ever whined they got too much wine for Christmas? Purchase a club membership today and receive a selection of Gervasi wines in 4 quarterly shipments throughout the year. Choose from 3 or 6 bottles per quarter. 
  • A Membership to Beech Creek Gardens: Whether you're a parent or grandparent, a visit to Beech Creek Gardens is the perfect venue for unplugged quality time with your loved ones. With your Membership, enjoy free year-round general admission, discounts on special events, workshops, and in the gift shop, and access to the grounds daily from dawn until dusk! Select and purchase the membership that is best for your family today!

Gifts for History Lovers

  • The McKinley Years: The Life and Times of our 25th President: This is a wonderful gift of a book for that history lover in your life. Your history buff will learn how President McKinley became President, so if one day they decide to run for President, they already have something to base their campaign off of. Purchase at the gift shop at the McKinley Presidential Library & Museum. Not really a fan of President McKinley -- they have many other books, including the brand new "Stark County Food: From Early Farming to Modern Meals." Shop online here. 
  • Experience at Escape Room Downtown: A fun-filled, fast-paced, crime-solving experience in the heart of Downtown Canton. You are given 45 minutes to escape the room with 8 people! Looking for a little more challenge? Check out the newest escape room, Edison's Lost Invention, which is a 45-minute challenge, that's not an escape room, but an adventure with a surprising ending. Book your experience here.
  • A Visit to "The City of Champions": Plan to spend your day in Downtown Massillon and purchase gift cards for local businesses to complete your trip. Start the day off with a coffee at Tremont Coffee Co. and then head to the Massillon Museum, where admission is always FREE! Enjoy a fun lunch amongst the classic cars at Chloe's Diner and end your history lovers' day with one of the new self-guided walking tours.

Gifts for Foodies

  • Stark County Craft Beer Basket: Stop by many of the craft breweries to create your own unique combination with growlers filled with your favorite from one of the Hall of Fame Hops Craft Brewery. Not sure what beer your loved one likes? Get gift cards, so everyone can experience flights, tastings, or a glass (or two) of their favorites!
  • Canton Food Tour Gift Certificate:  Want to give them an experience they will never forget? You can purchase gift certificates in any amount ($65 will cover the cost of the most popular food tour experience!) and enjoy restaurants' signature dishes, drinks, and learn a lot of history on your tour! Purchase yours online today.

  • A Night at the Amish Door Inn: Enjoy the beautiful views at the Amish Door Inn, the delicious food at the Amish door restaurant, and the local shopping in Wilmot! They even have an indoor pool! Book your stay here.

Gifts Everyone Will Love

  • Local Apparel: Whether you are looking for Canton-themed shirts or just a wearable that is unique, Little Chicago shirts & hoodies at Print & Press Shops & Studios are for you! There are so many options, for men & women, and everything is so, so soft! Shop online for shirts here.
  • Heggy’s Nuts & Chocolates: Heggy’s Nut Shop has a variety of gift baskets as well as their infamous gold boxes that are filled with goodies we’re sure the whole family will enjoy! If you’re local you’re welcome to shop in-store for freshly roasted nuts, Ben Heggy’s chocolates, delicious homemade nut butters, and more. Delivery options are also available. Shop online here at
  • Golf: Give friends and family the gift of golf! Stark County is Ohio’s Golf Capital; the Stark County region boasts over 20 public golf courses plus several beautifully manicured, country clubs. Bring your clubs along or rent a set, and plan to play 18 holes. Golf on beautiful, championship quality courses that can accommodate a wide array of talents.

Allison Gromofsky


Allison Gromofsky 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. Allison is a Stark County native and loves to work, play and live in Canton, with her husband, Andy. Have an update or comment about the blog? Reach out at

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