Light Up Downtown - A Virtual Celebration
LIGHT UP DOWNTOWN IS GOING VIRTUAL
Amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, and in accordance with the guidelines mandated by Governor DeWine, this year’s Light Up Downtown, the annual holiday celebration in downtown Canton, will be
broadcast virtually via Facebook Live on December 3 at 7:00 pm. This will be the 30th anniversary of the holiday kick-off event, and the virtual experience will keep the tradition alive of showcasing downtown at the holidays.
Program highlights include:
- A brief welcome from Denny Saunier, president & CEO of the Canton
Regional Chamber of Commerce, and Mayor Bernabei, City of Canton
- A holiday message from Elec Simon, renowned musician and motivational
- Highlights and memories from the 2019 Light Up Downtown stage show
- A countdown by Mayor Bernabei to the lighting of downtown Canton's
Christmas tree, as well as the beautiful festival lights throughout downtown
- A kickoff to the 12 Days of Christmas social media promotion featuring
participating downtown businesses
To view the live showing of the event, please visit the Light Up Downtown Canton Facebook page, https://www.facebook.com/LightUpDowntownCantonOhio, on December 3rd at 7:00PM.
Canton City School Direct TV- lud.ccstv11.com
Channel 1022 and 1023
SPREAD THE WARMTH
We want to continue our SPREAD THE WARMTH drive for NEW hats, scarves, gloves, mittens and socks for our children in need. The Canton Fire Department personnel and volunteers will be distributing these donated items during a Drive Through on Saturday, December 12th, at McKinley Memorial Park Drive, starting at 9:00 a.m., while supplies last. We feel the need for these items will be greater than ever this year, so please consider helping us. Watch this site for a listing of businesses collecting, or bring your new items to the Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce, 8:30-5:00 pm, Monday-Friday. We will be accepting donations through Monday, December 7th.
All locations accepting donations:
Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce
Central Baptist Church
Crystal Clinic Orthopaedic Center
Key Bank branches
Quaker Steak and Lube