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Spring 2016 Live Music Line-up

From the legendary music of Led Zeppelin to the greats of gospel, the music-scene in Canton, Ohio is HOT this spring!

There's a long list of live music entertainment headed to Canton this spring.  Whether you enjoy classicals or classic rock, Canton is the place to be.  Check out this Spring 2016 line-up of live music entertainment, concerts and festivals:

Friday, April 15  Latshaw Productions Presents Get The Led Out: The American Led Zeppelin - Six accomplished musicians, GTLO, capture the essence of the recorded music of Led Zeppelin, bringing it to the Canton Palace Theatre stage with all the bells and whistles.

Saturday, April 16 Chardon Polka Band - What happens when teenage accordion players aren't allowed in marching band? They start a polka band! Founded in 2003 this group will rock the taproom at Royal Docks Brewing Company.

Wednesday, April 20 Sing Stark! - Don't let the pros have all the fun...join VOCI's no-commitment, no-audition chorus at the Canton Brewing Company every third Wednesday of every month.

Saturday, April 23 Transformations - Masterworks Concert - The Canton Symphony Orchestra and Chorus present a refreshing selection to take you on a journey of transformation.

Saturday April 23 Traveling Broke and Out of Gas - The diverse, Folk inspired sounds change moods, tempo, and instrumentation from song to song, keeping the audience on their toes at Royal Docks Brewing Company.

Thursday, May 19 Dinner Concert: The Hoppers - America’s Favorite Family of Gospel Music takes the stage at the Hartville Kitchen.

Saturday, May 21 Minerva Brick Street Jazz Festival - This festvial is made up of the finest jazz, rock and blues acts in Northeast Ohio alongside school jazz and pep bands.  The festival also highlights the art of excellent woodturners, painters, and potters from across the region.

Saturday, June 4 Live Music Saturdays - Enjoy live music, indoors and out, all spring long, along Cleveland Ave. in Downtown Canton's Music Block.  Check out live music in all your favorite downtown hot spots like Buzzbin, George’s, and Cultured Coffee.

Thursday, June 9 - Saturday, June 11 The Country Fest - The Country Fest at Clay's Park Resort is the ultimate country music fan-experience with camping, swimming and awesome shows.  The 2016 headliners include; Justin Moore, Brantley Gilbert, Eric Church and much, much more!

Friday, June 10 - Saturday, June 11 Canton Blues Festival Northeast Ohio’s premier, FREE blues festival, Canton Blues Fest has announced a jam-packed lineup with 17 acts on two stages over two days in Downtown Canton's Market Square.

Friday, June 24 Austin Walking Cane - Austin Walkin’ Cane - Wire & Wood Blues is coming to Canton! This 2015 Blues Music Award Nominee for “Best New Artist Album” – One Heart Walkin’, will take the stage live at Royal Docks Brewing Company.


Tonja Marshall

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Tonja Marshall is the VP of Marketing & Communications for Visit Canton.  She has previously served as Director of Sports Tourism.  Prior to working for Visit Canton, Tonja was the Travel & Tourism Marketing Specialist at the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Tonja moonlights as a foodie, trying-out new recipes and seeking-out great restaurants. Whether she is headed to a basketball tournament, cheer competition, or weekend “staycation”, Tonja can usually be found traversing the Stark County area with her husband Marcus and three kids, Jordan, Janiya, and Marcus Jr.

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