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Annual Events

Canton 4th of July Celebration
Description

Parade, entertainment and fireworks at RiverStone Shopping Plaza.

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Two-day event with wine tasting and shopping stops throughout Historic Downtown Canton.

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Canton Christmas Parade
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The Canton Optimist Club and The City of Canton present a Christams Parade in Downtown Canton. The parade fun starts at 6 p.m. and will feature classic cars, carolers, and floats! Don't miss this holiday extravaganza!

 

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Canton First Friday
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Downtown Block Party - a family friendly fun night filled with live entertainment, extended shopping hours, restaurants, Kids Zone, food and beverage vendors along Main Street, and a CRUISE IN!  Don't forget your chair and dancin' shoes!  1st Friday, May - October

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770.704.1548
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Canton River Rock Concert & Festival
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Enjoy a 2-day festival with food trucks, beverage vendors, children's area, and concerts.  3rd weekend in July.

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Cherokee County Fair
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Carnival rides, livestock exhibitions, entertainment and more. Held in September at the Canton Fairgrounds.

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Christmas in Canton
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Celebration for the young, old and all ages inbetween.  Enjoy a visit with Santa, wagon rides, petting zoo, face painting, balloon artist, s'mores station, inflatables, and a decorated cookie station while you shop in Downtown Canton.

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Derby Day Fundraiser for Cherokee County History Center
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Annual Kentucky Derby Day to benefit Cherokee County History Center.  Food and fun watching the Kentucky Debry at The Mill on Etowah in May.

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Downtown Chocolate Walk
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Afternoon of shopping and chocolate in Downtown Canton!  Visit your favorite shops and sample chocolate provided by our downtown businesses.

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Downtown Walking Tours
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Walking tours for the downtown areas and other self-guided tour information available onlilne.

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Events at The Mill on Etowah
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Live music on the Event Green rain or shine every Friday from April to November.  Monthly and weekly events such as:

WildLife Expo
UpRiver Fest
Denim Fest
Christmas at the Mill
The Rink on the River

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225 Reformation Parkway

Canton, Ga
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Featuring handmade art, flowers, and plants in downtown Canton's Cannon Park.

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Holiday Lights at Veterans Park
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Two-mile drive thru light show featuring light tunnels, amazing animated Christmas displays and over 1 million lights that benefits local charities during December/January.

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Mother’s Day Pow-Wow & Indian  Festival
Description

Experience Native American entertainment, arts and crafts, music and food. Mother’s Day weekend at Boling Park in Canton.

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770.735.6275
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Address
Boling Park
1200 Marietta Hwy
Canton, GA 30114
Multicultural Festival
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Sample food and learn about the cultures of more than nine different countries.  FREE!

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Canton, GA
Paranoia Haunted House
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Rated #1 Haunted House in Georgia.  May your screams be loud and your frights many.

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2075 Marietta Highway
Peaberry Film Festival
Description

International film festival at the Canton Theatre in the spring.

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Riverfest Arts & Crafts Festival
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Annual arts & crafts 2-day festival with over 130 exhibitors, entertainment and more. Held the last weekend in September at Etowah River Park in Canton.

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Summer Family Movies
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Enjoy a $1 movie every Thursday in June and July at the Historic Canton Theatre.

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171 East Main Street
Canton, GA
Taste & Brews Festival
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2-day one-of-a-kind event with live Southern music, food, and fun at the Etowah River Park in November.

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Taste of Canton
Description

24+ restaurateurs promote their unique cuisine to the greater community, and attendees get a delicious "Taste of Canton".

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Canton, GA
The Mill on Etowah
Description

An adaptive re-use development in a century-old textile mill on the Etowah River with brewery, speciality shops, restaurants, outfitter, special events and more.

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678.762.9950
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Address
225 Reformation Pkwy
Canton, GA 30114
The Rink on the River
Description

Ice skating rink at The Mill on Etowah, November to January.

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225 Reformation Parkway
West Milford Farm
Description

Unique setting with large open-air spaces where groups can gather and enjoy live entertainment!  Bring your own food, beer, and wine.  Enjoy the sunset one Friday each month from March-November for an incredible lineup of talent.

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404.427.1136
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7938 Ball Ground Road
Cumming, GA 30028
Wing and Rock Fest
Description

Great tasting chicken wings and rockin' music at the beautiful Etowah River Park venue for a 2-day festival.  Voted one of the Top 10 Food Festivals in the Southeast.  Free family friendly event offers food and beverage vendors, wing eating contests, kid zone, and live music.

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Canton, GA

Event Venues

Big Door Vineyards
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A beautiful farm winery that offers wine tastings, classes, special events, live music and more. With an upscale tasting room, spacious verandah, covered pavilion plus outdoor oasis and waterfall, it is the perfect setting for weddings, corporate outings and special celebrations. Big Door Vineyards is conveniently located off I-75 in northwest Cherokee County near Canton.

Vineyard & Tasting Room
Live Music, Spirits, L, D

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678.735.5244
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125 Clearwater Trail
White, GA 30184
BridgeMill Athletic & Golf Club
Phone
770.345.5500, Ext. 4
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1190 BridgeMill Avenue
Canton, GA 30114
Cherokee Veterans Park
Description

149-acre park with athletic fields, tennis and pickleball courts, playground, skate park, walking trails, open multi-use meadow and restrooms. Also at this location is the LB "Buzz" Ahrens Jr Recreation Center is a state-of-the-art facility with two full-sized basketball courts, a fitness zone offering cardio, dance studio, and event venue.

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770.924.7768
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7345 Cumming Highway
Canton, GA 30115
Chukkar Farms – Event facility and Polo Club
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Chukkar Farm has evolved into a First Class Event Facility offering a spectacular outdoor venue for 1140 Weddings, Corporate Outings, Charity Fundraisers, Private Parties, Polo matches, and riding lessons. Chukkar Farm provides the event venue and you provide the rest of the activity or they also offer additional services to help make your event the most memorable possible.

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770.314.3735
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1140 Liberty Grove Road
Alpharetta, GA 30004
Events on Main
Phone
770.630.4035
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145 West Main Street, Ste. 100
Canton, GA 30114
Fairways of Canton
Phone
770.720.1808
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400 Laurel Canyon Parkway
Canton, GA 30114
Fendley Farmstead, LLC
Phone
404.408.5561
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1287 Sardis Road
Canton, GA 30114
Hickory Flat Kitchen
Description

A trendy, semi-upscale restaurant where everything is made from scratch and our ingredients are locally sourced. Try the steaks, seafood, and signature cocktails.  Indoor and outdoor patio seating available.

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770.704.9333
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6205 Hickory Flat Highway, Suite 112
Canton, GA 30115
Historic Canton Theatre
Description

Reflecting the Art Deco style of the 1930s, the historic downtown theatre provides live performances from local and traveling productions as well as musicians, comedians, and film screening events.

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770.704.0755
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171 East Main Street
Canton, GA 30114
Historic Rock Barn
Description

Restored rock barn, once home to world-class race horses, is maintained by the Cherokee County Historical Society and is available for private events. On the National Register of Historic Places

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770-802-9557
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658 Marietta Highway
Canton, GA 30114
Pleasant Union Farm
Description

Wedding venue with Summer Dinner nights, fresh produce and summer camp.  U-pick blueberries and flowers with a wonderful Pic-nic dinner location.

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404.277.7685
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1994 Pleasant Union Road,
Canton, GA 30114
Raisin’s Ranch
Phone
770.617.1521
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17955 Birmingham Highway
Milton, GA 30004
Suite Six Venue
Phone
770.855.1556
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Address
147 Reinhardt College Parkway
Canton, GA 30114
The Barn on Birmingham and Raisin’s Ranch
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The Barn on Birmingham is the perfect backdrop to any event or party. The barn itself is a spectacular venue. Add in the bonfire, The Teal Truck, the impeccable grounds, the twinkling string lights, and even the adorable animals of the Pettin’ Pen and you have yourself one amazing country location for whatever party or gathering you have in mind. We are flexible and creative and can work with you to make your vision come to life.

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770.617.1521
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17955 Birmingham Highway
Milton, GA 30004
The Mill on Etowah
Description

An adaptive re-use development in a century-old textile mill on the Etowah River with brewery, speciality shops, restaurants, outfitter, special events and more.

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678.762.9950
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Address
225 Reformation Pkwy
Canton, GA 30114
Three Birches
Phone
770.446.5588
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Address
3041 Lower Birmingham Road
Canton, GA 30115
Timbers on Etowah
Description

Celebrate your love in style at our enchanting wedding venue, where every moment is as breathtaking as your love story. Timbers at Etowah is a historic 100-year-old cotton mill that provides a picturesque setting and ideal backdrop for the wedding of your dreams.

Discover the perfect venue for your perfect day and let our team begin planning the wedding of your dreams. Contact us to schedule your personal tour and let the magic unfold.

4,000 sq. ft of Main Wedding & Event Space for up to 250 Guests

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470.632.6003
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225 Reformation Parkway, Suite 202
Canton, GA 30114
West Milford Farm
Description

Unique setting with large open-air spaces where groups can gather and enjoy live entertainment!  Bring your own food, beer, and wine.  Enjoy the sunset one Friday each month from March-November for an incredible lineup of talent.

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404.427.1136
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7938 Ball Ground Road
Cumming, GA 30028
Woodmont Golf and Country Club
Phone
770.345.9260
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3105 Gaddis Road
Canton, GA 30115
YMCA (G. Cecil Pruett Community Center Family YMCA)
Description

Full-service facility in Canton with wellness center, indoor pool, outdoor family leisure pool, gymnasium, game room, indoor walking track, playground, and group exercise classes. Facility rentals are also available.

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770.345.9622
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151 Waleska Street
Canton, GA 30114

Cherokee County, GA

Cherokee County
Chamber of Commerce

3605 Marietta Highway
Canton, GA 30114

770.345.0400

tourism@cherokeechamber.com

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