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What’s Going On This Weekend

April 15, 2019 -- These are the top 7 events that are happening this weekend, that you may not have heard of. Now you have plans to celebrate the weekend!

April 19 | 1:00PM
Brezelfest (Zoar Pretzel Day) @ Historic Zoar Village
Join us for a fun and flavor-filled day that includes a demonstration on making original Zoar pretzels given by a Zoar descendant, kids activities, museum tours, and a sneak preview of the new art exhibit at the Bimeler House.

April 19 & 20 | 7:30PM
“Of Mice and Men” by John Steinbeck @ Kent State University at Stark
See the iconic story, come to life on stage! Tickets are just $10 for adults and $7 for students/seniors.

April 19 & 20 | 8:00PM
“Proof” @ Avenue Arts Marketplace & Theatre
Avenue Arts Marketplace & Theatre is pleased to present Proof, directed by Olivia King. Tickets are $15!

April 20 | 11:00AM-4:00PM
720 Pop-Up Market & Pro Football Hall of Fame Wine Expo @ Pro Football Hall of Fame
TASTE, SHOP & ENJOY! In collaboration with the First Annual "Local Wine and Maker Expo" presented by Pro Football Hall of Fame, 720 Market Presents "Tents on the Turf Hall of Fame Pop Up."

April 20 | 8:00AM
The Hungry Turtle Crawl: 4K Mile Walk/Run & Kid’s Run @ StarkFresh Food Production & Job Skills Training
The Hungry Turtle Crawl is a fast, flat loop 2.57 run/walk course through the historic streets and parks of Northeast Canton. There are also two kids runs prior to race start.

April 20 | 7:30PM
Special Film Presentation: Purple Rain @ Canton Palace Theatre
Celebrate the life and talent of the one-and-only Prince with our annual showing of "Purple Rain" on Canton's largest movie screen. $5 general admission tickets are available at the door.

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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