All Canton Arts District

There is so much to see and do in Northeast Ohio, especially here in the Canton Arts District. You’ll find seven galleries, 22 artist studios, five live music venues, specialty shops, fine restaurants, hot bars and unique public art. We’ve got it all! Whether you are already planning a trip to the area, or are just looking for something special to do, we have you covered.

Attention Tour Bus Operators: Looking for an interactive experience-based trip for your clients? We’ve got that, too. With projects, tours and food to fit any budget, the Canton Arts District is the new hot destination for tours of all ages.

We can build an itinerary full of experiences to fit the needs of your clients. Contact ArtsinStark at 330-453-1075 to discuss all the options!

  • The Martini Lounge at Market Square

    The Martini Lounge at Market Square (formerly Picciano’s) is Canton’s very own upscale cocktail lounge. The Lounge offers fresh fruit and veggie cocktails, premium wines and a unique beer list all in a historic space with sleek, modern touches. Small plates and sushi are offered late night until midnight during Read more [...]

  • Crew Canton Night Club

    Crew is a gay-oriented nightclub and bar with a fun patio bar during the summer. Crew offers dancing to downtown’s best dance mixes, drag queens and a great place for anyone to hang out, meet fun people and get a great drink!

  • Maria Parasson Fine Arts

    Maria Parasson Fine Arts offers private art lessons (painting and drawing) and bellydance lessons at her beautiful art studio in downtown Canton, Ohio. Art Lessons available during the day for best lighting at $40 an hour. Please call 614-595-9215 to schedule. For dance info please visit website.

  • Espresso Yourself Coffee Shop

    Espresso Yourself, located in the Courtyard Center building, is a friendly, inviting shop serving delicious coffees, teas and baked goods, including muffins and pepperoni rolls if you come on the right day!

  • Conestoga Grill

    Conestoga is a historic pub located in the Bliss Tower beside The Historic Onesto Lofts. The ‘stoga serves up a delicious array of sandwiches, entrees, salads and more all in a beautiful, old school setting. Be sure to check out the great mural painted on the back wall while you’re Read more [...]

  • Joseph Saxton Gallery of Photography

    The Saxton Gallery is one of the country’s largest premier photography galleries dedicated solely to photography. The collection, much of it for sale, holds landmark works by more than 160 lensmen and women and spans the entire breadth and history of the photographic medium. You’ll find early daguerreotypes, tintyes and Read more [...]

  • The Hub Art Factory

    The always-evolving Hub Art Factory is the brainchild of talented artist Tim Carmany. The Hub is a studio space and art gallery for its variety of hosted artists. Special occasions usually include artist shows from its own artist stable and creators from around the region. Current work that is being produced Read more [...]

  • Voices of Canton (VOCI)

    VOCI strives to produce and perform a wide range of choral music at the highest artistic level and to provide choral singers with challenging, instructive and rewarding opportunities to make music together. VOCI also works to enrich, educate and entertain the community by offering the excitement of live performance to Read more [...]

  • Bender’s Tavern

    Located in the historic district of downtown Canton, Bender’s Tavern offers its customers an elegant, relaxing atmosphere where one can enjoy fine food and wine. Bender’s has been satisfying customers with culinary classics, drink and hospitality since 1902. Today, they continue their long tradition of offering only the highest quality Read more [...]

  • Canton Brewing Company

    Canton Brewing Company is committed to brewing the historic beers that made them famous over a century ago while embracing the new craft traditions today’s beer lovers enjoy. The brewery features a large Speakeasy on its lower level featuring their delicious beers on draft along with a menu featuring their Read more [...]

  • Canton Ballet

    A nonprofit founded in 1965, the Canton Ballet comprises Ohio’s largest pre-professional performing company and a school which ranks among the top three pre-professional training centers in the state. The company of approximately 50 junior and senior high school students presents an annual season of performances in the fall, winter Read more [...]

  • Cantonology

    If you love Canton then you’ll love Cantonology! This adorable shop is owned by a mother-daughter team who love Canton and work hard to promote the city they love with a wide variety of hand-crafted souvenirs and gifts promoting the Hall of Fame City. They even have a fun maker Read more [...]

  • Thatsa Wrapp

    Known for its great wraps and inventive salads using only fresh ingredients prepared on site every day, Thatsa Wrapp continues to make a delicious mark on downtown Canton. Thatsa Wrapp also features a fantastic craft beer selection with happy hour specials. Fresh baked desserts and specialty cheesecakes plus unique specials Read more [...]

  • IKON Images: The Illustration Gallery

    Somewhere between real and imagined lies IKON Images: The Illustration Gallery. IKON’s goal is to promote and showcase the work of professional, published illustrators/artists and multi-media sculptors primarily in the fantasy and children’s book genres. IKON loves making downtown Canton a destination for people searching for, collecting, and enjoying the Read more [...]

  • Next Chapter Bookstore

    Next Chapter is a small, independent used bookstore specializing in classic fiction, non-fiction, instructional, vintage books and community building. At Next Chapter, the walls are lined with handmade dark green shelving that cradle copies of beautifully worn copies of Jack London, Ernest Hemingway, Pearl Buck and HG Wells. Four overstuffed Read more [...]

  • Modern Ritual Piercing and Jewelry

    Modern Ritual Piercing and Jewelry Boutique is a state of the art piercing studio that offers one of the largest selections of quality body jewelry in Ohio. In addition to body jewelry you can also find scarves, necklaces, bracelets, and just about any other unique quality accessory you can think Read more [...]

  • Canton Glass Works

    Canton Glass Works specializes in affordable, functional hand blown glass, glass blowing demonstrations and workshops, and more by John Boyett. Contact us to talk about your custom project!

  • Cork and Canvas on 3rd

    CCO3 is a locally owned and operated wine and cocktail lounge that also features lunch and dinner selections in its sleek, modern setting. CCO3 also offers a place for mature, professional adults in a relaxing & calm atmosphere. They offer live jazz, blues and R & B music.

  • Capestrain Jewlers

    Since 1956, Capestrain has been a family-run business specializing in all styles of jewelry, timepieces, precious stones, metals and more. When you shop at Capestrain, you can be confident that there’s no middle-man charge, as they work with estate diamonds and also buy and sell jewelry to refine their collection. Read more [...]

  • Imperial Room

    This comfortable bar offers everything you could want in a classic watering hole. Imperial Room has a great beer list, well-made cocktails plus pool, darts and a great jukebox. Imperial is opens late afternoons seven days a week.

  • Cultured Coffee and Waffles

    Established in 2013, Cultured Coffee and Waffles brings good beans, good brews and good food to downtown Canton. Cultured’s coffee makes a great accompaniment to their creative and delicious sweet and savory waffles. Plus, Cultured serves a great selection of beers with multiple taps and a rotating bottle selection with Read more [...]

  • Arcadia Grille

    Arcadia Grille is well-known for the generous spirit of its owner, Maria Byington. But many people also know it as a great destination for breakfast, lunch or dinner along with a full-service bar. Arcadia serves a delicious selection of mainly Italian cuisine and has for nearly 100 years.

  • Arrowhead Vintage and Handmade Goods

    Looking for the coolest shop downtown? Arrowhead is the place for you! Run by wife and husband team Melissa and Dave Sherrill, Arrowhead has quickly made a name for itself as the place to go when looking for retro, vintage, mid-century furnishings and accessories plus toys, kitchenware, artwork, vinyl records Read more [...]

  • Basil Asian Bistro

    The Ly family welcomes you to Basil Asian Bistro. Many of Basil’s recipes are inspired by Pacific, Southeast Asia, and Chinese flavors. The restaurant also has a full bar and features gourmet offerings of spicy Szechuan to Thai curries plus captivating sushi rolled to order. Basil’s menu is described as Read more [...]

  • Fronimo’s Downtown

    Casual, relaxing & friendly-with attentive experienced staff and delicious food, Fronimo’s are a come as you are place, especially if you come hungry. Fronimo’s is known for the Mediterranean-inspired spin it puts on classic dishes and is best known for its open face lamb burger. Fronimo’s loves downtown Canton and Read more [...]

  • The Auricle

    Visitors will find one of the largest and best-curated selections of beer in downtown Canton at The Auricle. This large venue also offers fun drink specials, a friendly staff, game nights and just a great place for friends to gather.

  • Aura Salon and Spa

    Aura Salon and Spa believes in enhancing everyone’s inner and outer beauty. They are committed to a belief in diversity and are focused on building lasting relationships. The full-service salon treats everyone as individuals; creating fun, trendy and well executed styles. Their talented staff believes in quality education that allows Read more [...]

  • The Essential Alternatives

    After personally experiencing the incredible health benefits of 100% pure essential oils, owners Carrie and Sherri became passionate about sharing essential oils with others. They began making all natural, organic products packed with the best essential oils available today. Their goal is to help people on a budget live healthy Read more [...]

  • Artisan Boutique

    Artisan Boutique loves local artisans. The boutique supports Ohio designers, crafters and makers with a uniquely curated line-up of products that make great gifts for loved ones or for yourself. Housed inside the Canton Museum of Art, Artisan Boutique provides visitors a way to take art home with them!

  • Canton Palace Theatre

    A vital multipurpose entertainment facility. Its marquee burns brightly sixty feet above Market Avenue welcoming you to enter its grand foyer and become a part of Canton’s nostalgic past and its bright future. The majestic Palace Theatre, housing Stark County’s largest movie screen, is once again the heartbeat of the Read more [...]

  • AMVETS/Triple Nickel

    Tantalize your taste buds at the Triple Nickel, downtown Canton’s home for great food and great times. Daily specials make every trip to AMVETS Post 555 (The Triple Nickel) something to look forward to. Everything prepared at AMVETS is home made by chef-owner Joe Sigler, including the delicious roasted red Read more [...]

  • Buzzbin Art & Music Shop

    Buzzbin Art & Music Shop is well known for two things: Great beer and great live music six nights a week. Buzzbin’s tremendous beer list is always changing with a huge bottle selection plus many beers rotating on tap, including most locally-brewed beers. Buzzbin’s rowdy rock-n-roll crowd appreciates a wide Read more [...]

  • Buzzbin Arcade

    Buzzbin Arcade is home to over a dozen classic pinball games, (many vintage), favorite video games and Skee-Ball! Buzzbin Arcade is connected to Buzzbin Art and Music Shop.

  • 6th Street Yoga

    At 6th Street Yoga the student experience is paramount. All of our instructors have at least 200 hours of training and area always learning more to continue their education in ways that benefit our students. We love providing downtown Canton with a welcoming and joyful place where everyone, regardless of Read more [...]

  • Eric Snow Family YMCA

    Downtown’s #1 fitness center is at the Y! The YMCA knows that lasting personal and social change comes about when we all work together. That’s why, at the Y, strengthening community istheir primary focus. Every day, they work side-by-side with neighbors to make sure that everyone, regardless of age, income Read more [...]

  • Lynda Tuttle’s Art Center

    Passionate about furthering growth and education through the arts, Lynda Tuttle’s Art Center works extensively to create exhibits and programs to help people find their voice through art. Lynda’s experience, combined with her own unique style, along with her unending creativity empowers all who participate. The Center also has amazing Read more [...]

  • Julz by Alan Rodriguez

    Julz offers everything you would want from a world-class jewelry store. Their diamonds are the finest crafted diamonds in the world, hand selected in Antwerp, Belgium. In addition to a unique collection of gemstones and fine jewelry, several JULZ designs have won national awards. Their watch gallery represents fine Swiss Read more [...]

  • Arcade Coneys

    Arcade Coney is a Canton classic, with outdoor seating right next door to the Courthouse with a beautiful view of the Courthouse Angels. Their special coney sauce recipe is legendary so if you’re looking for a tasty and quick bite, stop in for a coney. Arcade is located right beside Read more [...]

  • Deli Ohio

    Deli Ohio strives to raise the bar as a restaurant with a menu featuring traditional deli sandwiches while offering items for those who may be feeling a bit more adventurous. Their sides, soups, and salads are all made in-house and carefully prepared using fresh, in-season ingredients, when available. Their meats Read more [...]

  • Collective skate/art/snow

    Collective is the downtown home for the best skateboards, snowboards, longboards, footwear and related apparel. Brands include Bataleon, Niche, Flow, DC Lobster, Lakai, Emerica, eS’, Fallen, DVS, and NB#. Collective also sells apparel of all types and brands including fourstar, NEFF, Matix, Altamont, and most related skateboard brands.

  • Lucca

    On the Mediterranean coastline of Italy lies Lucca, a region known for its charming old world style, breathtaking beauty and teeming with small, intimate restaurants serving food with only the freshest local ingredients. Such is the inspiration for Lucca, located in the heart of downtown Canton’s arts district. Lucca changes Read more [...]

  • Gasser Jewelers

    Gasser Fine Jewelers is a member of the American Gem Society (AGS), an organization dedicated to the highest standards of ethics, quality and customer service in the industry. Our expert staff includes AGS title-holders of Registered Jewelers, a Certified Gemologist Appraiser as well as a Master Watchmaker and a Master Read more [...]

  • Canton Museum of Art

    The Canton Museum of Art (CMA) is recognized for its powerful programming of national touring exhibits, as well as dynamic original exhibits featuring celebrated artists from around the world and from the Museum’s unique Permanent Collection. CMA exhibitions are enhanced with innovative education outreach programs, including local, regional, and statewide Read more [...]

  • Colette’s Vintage

    Colette’s Vintage features exceptional vintage fashion with close attention paid to style, craftsmanship and comfort. This funky shop offers vintage, redesigned and cus

  • Grapes in a Glass

    Grapes in a Glass offers over 60 wines sold by the glass with tastings in flights of three. Specially designed by owner and Sommelier Tamara Jorgensen, flights are made to expand one’s palate and teach patrons about different varietals they might enjoy. Wines are also sold by the bottle to Read more [...]

  • Carpe Diem Coffee Shop

    Carpe Diem Coffee Shop is perennially rated one of Canton’s best coffee shops. Open for over a decade, Carpe Diem serves delicious coffee, coffee drinks, seasonal favorites and smoothies. Not sure what you want? Carpe’s baristas can make a custom drink to match your taste. Carpe Diem also has a Read more [...]

  • Muggswigz Coffee Shop

    A treasure of downtown Canton, Muggswigz has been ranked one of the ten best coffee houses in the United States by USA Today. Muggswigz roasts all their own beans and focuses on fresh, quality-focused specialty coffees. Muggswigz also offers coffee drinks, crafted sodas, a wide selection of tea and a Read more [...]