What's coming up in Canton: 4/19/18

Cornhole League play continues in Downtown Cantonon Tuesday evenings through May 15 in Cannon Park. Games will be scheduled at either 6:45, 7:30, or 8:15 p.m. in the park. The 7-week league includes a season ending tournament with championship trophy and other prizes. Come watch your friends and neighbors compete!

Canton Theatre

April 13 to 22 ~ “Stitches” an original comedy by Steven Holbert presented by Broadway Bound Productions with performances Friday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m and Sunday matinee at 2 p.m. For reservations and ticket information call 770-720-2698 or

May 4 & 5 – “Mary Poppins, Jr” presented by the Hasty Elementary Drama Club. Tickets available at Hasty Elementary School and at the Canton Theatre for $10. 770-704-0755.


Cherokee Arts Center

April 25 – May 2 – The Cherokee County District High School Show, The Arts Center will host a reception on April 26 (6 – 8 p.m.)

May 19 – 20 – Canton Festival of the Arts in Brown Park – 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. both days.


April 30 - Join the Anna Crawford Children’s Center and Williamson Bros. BBQ to celebrate National Child Abuse Prevention Month on April 30 in Cannon Park from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.  All proceeds will benefit the Anna Crawford Children’s Center which provides services to children and families in Cherokee County who have been impacted by abuse.

May 4 –  Canton Main Street kicks off the 2018 season of First Friday events in downtown Canton. May the Fourth be With You is the theme.  The loose Shoes Band, is returning to our stage by popular demand! First Friday is a downtown Canton block party presented by Canton Main Street. Each event includes a concert from 6-9 p.m. and a classic car display along with a great selection of food vendors.

Cherokee County Historical Society

May 5 – The Cherokee County Historical Society presents - The 15th annual Derby Day celebration - Big Hats, Bold Bets & Bourbon will take place at the Rock Barn on May 5  at 3:30 p.m. Tickets sell out quickly, so get yours at