Community Events

It's the great businesses and active community that make the Canton / Stark County area wonderful. Stay connected by getting involved or attending a community event.

If your business or organization is community-based, you can submit your community event to be posted on the website.

Environmental Science in Nature

Environmental Science in Nature Thursday and Friday, July 16-17, 10-3 For kids going into 5-7th grade: Are you interested in learning how to cook a hotdog using solar energy or how to separate plant pigments and tie dye with them? Ever wonder why we have so many deer in Ohio or what really is in a cup of dirt and how dirt plays a role in climate change? We will be exploring all these questions and more in our 2-day adventure into environmental chemistry and nature.

  1. Thu. 7/16/2015
10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
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Akron Racers - Home Savings Night

It's Home Savings Night with the Akron Racers.

  1. Wed. 6/28/2017
7:05 PM to 10:05 PM
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Akron Racers - McDonald's Night

Visit your local Rubber City McDonald’s for a free ticket to tonight’s game! While supplies last.

  1. Thu. 6/29/2017
7:05 PM to 10:05 PM
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Akron Racers - Movie Night presented by Metropolis Popcorn

Enjoy the night at Firestone Stadium watching the Akron Racers take on the Texas Charge.

  1. Fri. 6/30/2017
7:05 PM to 10:05 PM
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Akron Racers - Celebration of Documentary "Burn the Ships" and Celebration of 25th Anniversary of "A League of their Own"

It's the 25th anniversary of "A League of their Own," and we're celebrating that and the Akron Racers documentary, "Burn the Ships.

  1. Sat. 7/1/2017
7:05 PM to 10:05 PM
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Akron Racers - Super Heroes and Princesses Day/Pepsi Kids Day/Dads and Daughters Day presented by Comicon and Gavin Scott

With Super Hero and Princess night, you will be seeing characters from the DC and Marvel universe as well as Disney World.

  1. Sun. 7/2/2017
4:05 PM to 7:05 PM
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Akron Racers - Super Heroes and Princesses Day/Pepsi Kids Day/Dads and Daughters Day presented by Comicon and Gavin Scott

With Super Hero and Princess night, you will be seeing characters from the DC and Marvel universe as well as Disney World.

  1. Sun. 7/2/2017
4:05 PM to 7:05 PM
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Akron Racers - First Responders Night/Margaritaville presented by the Howe Road Chick-Fil-A

First Responders Night is all about our policemen & women, firemen & women, EMTs, and armed forces.

  1. Fri. 7/7/2017
7:05 PM to 10:05 PM
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Akron Racers - First Responders Night/Margaritaville presented by the Howe Road Chick-Fil-A

First Responders Night is all about our policemen & women, firemen & women, EMTs, and armed forces.

  1. Fri. 7/7/2017
7:05 PM to 10:05 PM
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Puppies at Progressive!

  1. Sat. 7/8/2017
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
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Akron Racers - Kids "Light the Night" presented by the Leukemia & Lymphoma Association

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Association present the Kids "Light the Night" with the Akron Racers.

  1. Sat. 7/8/2017
7:05 PM to 10:05 PM
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Akron Racers - Akron Zoo Night

We have once again teamed up with the Akron Zoo for Zoo Night! Come learn about animals from all sides of the animal kingdom from the experts at the Akron Zoo.

  1. Sun. 7/9/2017
4:05 PM to 7:05 PM
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Akron Racers - Ronald McDonald House Night presented by McDonald's

McDonald's presents the Ronald McDonald House night with the Akron Racers.

  1. Mon. 7/10/2017
5:05 PM to 10:35 PM
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Akron Racers - Wheelie's Sweet 16 Birthday Party/Mascot Night

Watch out Akron, Wheelie is driving! With a license in his pocket and all him friends by his side, it'll be a party he'll never forget! RSVPs so far: Lake Erie Crushers' Stomper, Canton Charge's Pozzie, Lake County Captain's Skipper, & Akron Rubberducks' Webster! More RSVPs to come.

  1. Tue. 7/11/2017
5:05 PM to 10:35 PM
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Akron Racers - Wheelie's Sweet 16 Birthday Party/Mascot Night

Watch out Akron, Wheelie is driving! With a license in his pocket and all him friends by his side, it'll be a party he'll never forget! RSVPs so far: Lake Erie Crushers' Stomper, Canton Charge's Pozzie, Lake County Captain's Skipper, & Akron Rubberducks' Webster! More RSVPs to come.

  1. Tue. 7/11/2017
5:05 PM to 10:35 PM
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Akron Racers - High $5 Day Game/Pepsi Kids Day

  1. Wed. 7/12/2017
12:05 PM to 3:05 PM
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415 Group Open House

Join the 415 Group for an open house and ribbon cutting ceremony at our new location.

  1. Wed. 7/12/2017
4:15 p.m.
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Akron Racers - Social Media Night

  1. Wed. 7/12/2017
7:05 PM to 10:05 PM
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Total Internship Management Workshop presented by NOCHE/InternBridge

NOCHE's Total Internship Management training helps employers of all sizes to enhance or establish high-quality, sustainable internship programs that produce a well-trained, diverse and educated workforce for your talent pipeline and for the region.

  1. Fri. 7/14/2017
8:30 am to 3:30 pm
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SingStark!

SingStark! is pleased to partner with The Canton Brewing Company to bring you a night of fun and informal singing each month.

  1. Wed. 7/19/2017
7:00PM to 9:30 PM
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SingStark!

Forget auditions and commitments, just sing!SingStark! is pleased to partner with The Canton Brewing Company to bring you a night of fun and informal singing each month.

  1. Wed. 7/19/2017
7:00PM to 9:30 PM
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Bellissimo: Fine Arts & Fine Craft Show

Enjoy a beautiful afternoon and evening at Gervasi Vineyard, Sunday July 23rd 2017 12 PM - 5PM, kissed with the inspiring sights of the arts.

  1. Sun. 7/23/2017
12pm to 5pm
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Akron Racers - Christmas in July/Summa Night

  1. Tue. 7/25/2017
7:05 PM to 10:05 PM
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Akron Racers - Half Price Ticket Night

Its Half Price Ticket Night! Any section, any seat for this game.

  1. Wed. 7/26/2017
7:05 PM to 10:05 PM
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Akron Racers - AJ Andrews Night/McDonald's Night

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  1. Thu. 7/27/2017
7:05 PM to 10:05 PM
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4-H Takes Over Progressive Chevy!

As a preview of the 168th Annual Stark County again sponsored by Progressive Chevrolet, we are bringing in local 4-H groups to proudly display their animals and tell their inspirational stories.

  1. Sat. 7/29/2017
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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Akron Racers - Dollar Dog Night

Hot dogs are for sale for only a dollar tonight.

  1. Mon. 7/31/2017
7:05 PM to 10:05 PM
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Akron Racers - Salute to Education presented by Speedy Office Supply

It’s Education Night at Firestone Stadium.

  1. Tue. 8/1/2017
5:35 PM to 10:35 PM
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CommQuest Addiction & Recovery Symposium

CommQuest Services, Inc.

  1. Wed. 8/2/2017
1:00 PM to 9:00 PM
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4-H Takes Over Progressive Chevy!

  1. Thu. 8/3/2017
4:00 pm to 8:00 pm
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Akron Racers - Chick-Fil-A Night

Visit your Chick-Fil-A on Howe Ave.

  1. Thu. 8/3/2017
7:05 PM to 10:05 PM
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Akron Racers - Akron Children's Hospital Day

  1. Fri. 8/4/2017
7:05 PM to 10:05 PM
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4-H Takes Over Progressive Chevy!

  1. Sat. 8/5/2017
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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Akron Racers - Girls and their Guitars Night

It’s Country Music Night at Firestone Stadium! Watch the Racers play the Beijing Eagles for the last time of the regular season.

  1. Sat. 8/5/2017
7:05 PM to 10:05 PM
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Akron Racers - Sami Fagan Night

Head on down to Firestone Stadium to celebrate the 2016 NPF Rookie of the Year! First 500 people in the door get a Sami Fagan Bobble Head.

  1. Tue. 8/8/2017
7:05 PM to 10:05 PM
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Akron Racers 80's Night

  1. Wed. 8/9/2017
7:05 PM to 10:05 PM
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4-H Takes Over Progressive Chevy!

  1. Thu. 8/10/2017
4:00 pm to 8:00 pm
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Akron Racers - McDonald's Night/Summa Night

Visit your local Rubber City McDonald’s for a free ticket to tonight’s game! While supplies last.

  1. Thu. 8/10/2017
7:05 PM to 10:05 PM
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4-H Takes Over Progressive Chevy!

  1. Sat. 8/12/2017
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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Akron Racers - Pink the Park/Ladies Night

Pink the Park can only mean two things here in Akron.

  1. Sat. 8/12/2017
7:05 PM to 10:05 PM
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Akron Racers - Fan Appreciation Night

  1. Sun. 8/13/2017
4:05 PM to 7:05 PM
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SingStark!

Forget auditions and commitments, just sing!SingStark! is pleased to partner with The Canton Brewing Company to bring you a night of fun and informal singing each month.

  1. Wed. 8/16/2017
7:00PM to 9:30 PM
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4-H Takes Over Progressive Chevy!

  1. Thu. 8/17/2017
4:00 pm to 8:00 pm
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4-H Takes Over Progressive Chevy!

  1. Sat. 8/19/2017
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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4-H Takes Over Progressive Chevy!

  1. Thu. 8/24/2017
4:00 pm to 8:00 pm
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Doggies at Dodge!

  1. Sat. 9/2/2017
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
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Morning Mixer at Progressive Chevrolet

FREE EVENT.

  1. Thu. 9/7/2017
8:00 am to 9:30 am
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Festa Gervasi! Grape Harvest Festival

Join us Sunday September 24th 2017, 12-5PM for a fun filled day! Gervasi Vineyard will be awash in fall colors & Italian flavors for our 6th Annual Grape Harvest Festival! This event is to benefit United Way of Greater Stark County who seek to improve lives in measurable and lasting ways by mobilizing thousands of people around a common goal: advancing the common good by focusing on EDUCATION, FAMILY & FINANCIAL STABILITY and HEALTH & BASIC NEEDS.

  1. Sun. 9/24/2017
12pm to 5pm
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