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What’s Going On This Weekend

August 19, 2019 -- These are the top events that are happening this weekend, that you may or may not have heard of. Now you have plans to celebrate the weekend!

August 23 & 24
Neon Nights @ Clay’s Park Resort
2-Day Camping and Music Festival celebrating country music stars from the 80's and 90's, featuring Dwight Yoakam, Josh Turner, Sawyer Brown, Neal McCoy & so much more!

August 23-25 | Friday & Saturday 8:00PM, Sunday 2:00PM
Rock of Ages @ Players Guild Theatre
Let’s get ready to rock! Broadway’s Best Party is turning up the volume to ten! Rock of Ages captures the iconic era that was the big bad 1980s Hollywood. Tickets are $34 for adults and $31 for seniors.

August 23 | 6:00PM-10:00PM
Moonlight Market @ Hartville Marketplace & Flea Market 
Hosted outside under our pavilion, our Moonlight Market will have a unique atmosphere with music, food trucks, lights, and vendors.

August 24 | 1:00PM
Pat Nixon: Beyond the Smile – First Lady Film Series @ First Ladies National Historic Site
First Ladies National Historic Site will be showing "Pat Nixon: Behind The Smile", followed by a ranger-led discussion as part of our First Lady Films Series.

August 24 | 12:00PM-3:00PM
Canton-Akron Jets Hockey Community Fest @ Center Ice Sports Complex
Event featuring food, beer tent, inflatables, kids games and much more! $3 admission per person or $10.00 per family.

August 24 | 5:00PM-9:00PM
4th on 4th: Hawaiian Date Night @ 4th Street in Downtown Canton
Enjoy a one of a kind date night with your partner under the twinkle lights. Play games, do make & takes, enjoy live music and so much more!

August 24 | 7:00PM
Polynesian gARTen – An Evening in Paradise @ Canton Museum of Art
Guests will enjoy live entertainment, art, music, themed food from over 25 local restaurants, cocktails, live/silent auction items and so much more!

August 25 | 12:00PM-8:00PM
Romanian Heritage Festival @ St. George Byzantine Catholic
You'll enjoy authentic food, pastries, and beverages which are available for sale. Entertainment includes music by Visinata and dancing by the youth troupe and professional adult troupe Doina. 

Don't see something you like or looking for something specific? Check out our full event calendar to see all of the events that are happening this weekend! 

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.

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