What's coming up in Canton: Feb 2019

Cherokee Arts Center

Feb. 23

Comedian/Magician, Dennis Aloia - 7 p.m.

Artists Wanted!

2019 Canton Festival of the Arts is now accepting applications from artists.

The 16th annual festival will feature 70 fine art and craft artists, music, food and is a fundraiser for the Cherokee County Art Center on May 4 and 5 in Brown Park.

Apply online at   

The deadline to apply is March 7.


Cherokee County Historical Society

Feb. 19

Join CCHS as they host Dr. Donna Coffey Little from Reinhardt University to present on Camp Rieley, a Civilian Conservation Corps camp at Pine Log Mountain that dates back to the Great Depression at 7 p.m. at the Rock Barn, located at 658 Marietta Hwy.


Canton Theatre

March 8, 9, 10 | 15, 16, 17

Don’t Dress for Dinner

A comedy adaptation of a two-act play titled "Pyjama Pour Six" by French playwright Marc Camoletti, who wrote Boeing-Boeing. It ran in London for six years and opened on Broadway in 2012.

Adults: $18

Students/Military/Seniors (60+): $15

All performances will be held at the Historic Canton Theatre located at 171 East Main Street.

For tickets please go to or call 770.591.0282


The Listening Room at the Oak House

Acoustic Evening Open Mic
March 1

Songwriter Sessions w/ Featured Artist Cody Bolden
March 9


Coffee with a Cop

Feb. 20

Join Canton Police Department for a cup of coffee and conversation Wednesday, Feb. 20, from 8 to 10 a.m. at East Main Cafe located at 210 East Main Street.

City of Canton Blood Drive

Feb. 22

11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at City Hall Auditorium (110 Academy Street)

Be A Hero and Make Your Appointment today to donate at with Sponsor Code: cantoncityhall Or call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767).

SR 140 Corridor Meeting

Feb. 25

Join us Feb. 25 from 5 to 7 p.m. in the Canton City Hall Auditorium (located at 110 Academy St.) for a public input meeting to review the project covering Waleska Rd. from Riverstone Blvd. to the entrance of Laurel Canyon/Great Sky. We will provide background information, talk about what problems we are working to solve and seek your input on this project. For more information, visit the SR140 Project page at

Canton Police Facebook Live Town Hall Meeting

Feb. 25

Join Canton Police Department for a town hall-style Facebook Live meeting. The event will begin at 7 p.m. and continue for approximately an hour. The live stream will be available on the Canton Police’s Facebook page and will be archived for viewing after the broadcast is over.

Dumpster Day

March 2

The City of Canton’s “Dumpster Days” is a great opportunity for any Canton resident to dispose of trash, unwanted items, up to 10 tires per resident and recycle many electronics free of charge at the Canton Public Safety and Municipal Court Building (151 Elizabeth St.) from 8 a.m. to noon on Feb. 2.

Please note—Canton Dumpster Days are provided for City of Canton residents only. Please bring proof of residency when dropping items off.

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