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Holiday Gift Guide for Stark County

December 8, 2019 - If you are anything like me, you have yet to start your holiday shopping this year. Visit Canton is here to help! We have complied a list of gifts for everyone on your list this year. From stocking stuffers to experiences, check out our suggestions for the holiday season!


Accent Piece for House: Whether you are wanting to send $20 to thousands of dollars, there are many boutiques that have just the piece you are looking for. Birch Tree Furniture, Laura of Pembroke, and Pine Cone Gift Shoppe have just the thing to match the house!
Timeless Jewelry with a Meaning: Whether your Mother is a huge Pandora fan or is looking for something that is a little more chic, sophisticated, and sparkly with a Swarovski piece of jewelry, Hartville Collectibles is a must stop shop! They also have favorite brands like Alex and Ani, Brighton, Vera Bradley and MORE!


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 (and what dad is not a history lover?). Plus, Dad will learn about how President McKinley became President, so if one day he decides to run for President, he already has something to base his campaign off of. Purchase at the gift shop at the McKinley Presidential Library & Museum. Not really a fan of President MdKinley -- they have many other books, including the brand new "Stark County Food: From Early Farming to Modern Meals"
Membership to the Pro Football Hall of Fame: With memberships starting at just $55, there is no better gift for the football fan in your life. With free admission, free parking, a discount at the Hall of Fame Store, invitation to members only events, and so much more, this is the gift that keeps on giving! Purchase yours HERE! (All of the Stark County Museums offer memberships, a perfect gift for everyone in the family!)

Grandma & Grandpa

Box of Ben Heggy’s Chocolate & Nuts: One pound of chocolate and one pound of nuts! YUM! The location on Cleveland Avenue, you get to pick out exactly what pieces you want and you can smell the nuts as they are roasting.
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!

Aunt & Uncle

Stark County Wine or Craft Beer Basket: Who has ever whined they got too much wine for Christmas? Stark County is home to many great wineries, so pick up a bottle of wine from Gervasi VineyardMaize Valley WineryCherry Road Winery and Perennial Vineyards to make a stellar basket! Stop by many of the craft breweries to create your own uniquely combination with growlers filled with your favorite at Canton Brewing Company, Fat Head’s Brewery, Maize Valley Craft Brewery, Muskellunge Brewing Company, Paradigm Shift Brewing, Royal Docks Brewing Company, Sandy Springs Brewing Company, and Shale Brewing Company. Not sure what everyone likes? Get gift cards, so everyone can experience flights, tastings, or a glass (or two) of their favorites!
19-20 Flex Pass to the Canton Symphony Orchestra: All you have to do is pick 4 or more of the MasterWorks and/or Pops concerts, and you'll receive 20% off of the adult ticket prices. Click here to start picking your concerts and create your perfect season with the Canton Symphony Orchestra. 

Gifts for Adult Couples

Canton Food Tour Gift Certificates: 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 little history on your tour!
Tickets to a Canton Charge Game: It’s a great night out, giveaways at every game, and it's extremely affordable! Being the G-League team of the World Champion Cleveland Cavaliers, you never know who might show up!

For Your Loved One

Overnight at the Unique Accomadations at Gervasi VineyardRest your head at one the Tuscan-Inspired luxurious suites for a romantic night away at the Villas at Gervasi Vineyard. Or enjoy The Casa, Gervasi's new luxury boutique hotels with king-sized beds, fireplaces, heated floors, and other high end-amenities. Wake up to a complimentary continental breakfast delivered to your room in a rustic wine box, explore the grounds, and enjoy the time with your loved one.
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, is a 45 minute challenge, that's not an escape room, but an adventure with a surprising ending. Book your experience today! 

Teenage Girl 

Crocs: The hottest shoes trend of the year for teenage girls (and guys)! Hartville Collectibles has all of the hottest colors and for these cold winter months in Northeast Ohio, they even have the fur lined Crocs! 
Hand Made Project: Who doesn't love the experience of making something homemade, without the mess of doing it at home! Hot Pots Pottery in Alliance offers everything from mugs to board art to candle making. And String Art is all the rage right now, so stop by Strung with Shawna in Downtown Canton to purchase a project to take home or schedule a class.

Teenage Boy

Get the hottest kicks at Belden Village Mall! Whatever style he has Champs Sports, Finish Line, or Foot Locker has you covered. Is he a sports fan? Make sure to check out FANZZ for his favorite players jersey or LIDS for a new hat!
Open Jump Passes to SkyZone: All ages enjoy the thrills at SkyZone. Purchase passes for open jump times, you just pick the time and date, and they go and jump!

For the Little Ones

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. Passes start at $69.95 a person.
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!

Don’t forget to shop Shop Small to finish up your shopping! Check out these walkable neighborhoods with loads of locally owned businesses:

Allison Rowe


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

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