The Canton Arts District boasts 30 art galleries, studios, and specialty shops plus a wide range of public artwork on display…
Category: Arts & Entertainment, FREE Event, Live Music
Friday Night Live
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Location: Kempthorn Stage
Time: 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM
229 Cleveland Ave. NW
For nine Friday nights in a row this summer (June 7 to August 2) the Canton Music Block (2nd to 4th streets NW on Cleveland Ave) will explode with rock, blues, hip hop, pop, and much more.
Fri June 7: Tinsley Ellis is a southern blues-rock guitar wizard, vocalist, and songwriter who has become a bonafide worldwide guitar hero. Armed with molten licks, melodic riffs, and intense solos, Ellis has performed in all 50 United States, Canada, Europe, Australia, and South America. Sponsor: SID (Blues Fest).
Fri June 14: Q92 presents Fool House and the ultimate 90’s dance party. The golden era of boy bands, pop stars, hip hop, and pop punk. Nonstop sing-alongs, party throwbacks
Fri June 21: 91.3 The Summit presents Welshly Arms which mixes together daring alternative rock with
June 28: Q92 presents the Wannabes Spice Girls Tribute with their giant personalities, British accents, and platform shoes, Wannabe is five Toronto women who deliver a message of love, equality, and, of course, GIRL POWER! Sponsor: PBS Animal Health
Fri July 5: Hey Monea features soaring harmonies aimed at the heart of the human spirit. They’ve played festivals from London to Guam, and this band of tender-hearted rascals has released three albums filled with the desire to bring people together. Sponsor: Tzangas, Plakas, Mannos Ltd.
Fri July 12: Jean P/Flocco Torres
Fri July 19: New Wave Nation sets the bar on what a live concert should be --- a total experience! Creating the look and feel of an 80s arena-style rock concert, while performing the greatest anthems of that time, this band brings us the very best of what music has to offer! Sponsor: General Transport
Fri July 26: 91.3 The Summit presents
Fri August 2: Q92 presents The Pinkertones an amazing Weezer tribute band that puts out more energy on stage