Canton First Friday Goes Red

Show us your red! First Friday will GO RED on February 3 to raise awareness for the American Heart Association. Wear red and receive special deals and discounts throughout the Canton Arts District all night long!

Discover your creative side at the Canton Museum of Art by designing heart shaped valen¬tines, posing in the Go Red photo booth, or sitting for a local caricature artist. Everyone wearing red will receive a free raffle ticket. Admission and activities are free and a cash bar is available.

Wear red and get 20% off all First Friday merchandise at Avenue Arts Marketplace & Theatre.

The Hub Art Factory will unveil a new mural next door in The Hub’s newest addition–a video gaming arena! Also, make sure to stop by the showroom to make your own custom Valentine’s Day cards.

Dust offers a make-and-take wooden heart craft for $10 with proceeds going to American Heart Association.

First Friday means FREE Family Movie at the Canton Palace Theatre. Snuggle up with the family for “Hoodwinked” at 7:30pm. Doors open at 6:30pm, and seating is first come, first served.

The Courthouse Plaza Ice Rink hosts open skating until 10pm. Skate rental is $3.

Grapes in a Glass has sweet deals on food and drinks to coincide with the Go Red Theme! Try the Cranberry Cosmo!

Take a stroll through the galleries and studios to see the latest exhibits: Lynda Tuttle’s Art Center features Boho Jewelry Exhibit by lo¬cal artist Nina Gordon Crain. In observance of the American Heart As¬sociation’s “Go Red” Day, wear red and you’ll receive a 10% discount off your BOHO Jewelry purchase PLUS the art center will donate 5% to the American Heart Association. Daniel Beule will be at the Canton Brewing Company Speakeasy with his Photography and original pop art paintings.

Buy art, get cash! Buy $20 or more from your favorite downtown art studio or gallery, bring your receipt to the ArtsinStark Information Center inside Avenue Arts, and get $5 cash back instantly! Each $20 arts receipt gets you $5 cash until 9:45pm.

The Canton Arts District is full of awesome shops, unique finds, and special First Friday deals! Nostalgic memories and Canton-themed art will warm your heart at Cantonology, where you can save 10% on all heart-shaped items! Spice things up with 10% off all Sensual Line products at Only the Essentials Apothecary. Take 10% off all red vintage clothing and accessories at Colette’s Vintage. Pick up salty and sweet Valentine’s Day cards and gifts for him and her at Print & Press Shop & Studios.

First Friday will be rockin’ all night with live music throughout the entire arts district! Hey Monea takes the stage at Buzzbin at 8pm; Brian Henke plays Avenue Arts Marketplace 6-8pm; Gary Parker at Carpe Diem 6-8pm, Doug “Ivory” Domineck at Napoli’s; Robert Esterle Duo at Joseph Saxton 7-9pm; Grapes in a Glass hosts Rachel Randolph 6:30-8:30pm, followed by Mark Loy 9pm-12am.

Join the party and make Canton First Friday part of your weekend on February 3 in the Canton Arts District from 6-10 p.m. Download the map, plus additional details you may need at First Friday is brought to you by the Downtown Special Improvement District, Kempthorn Motors, and of course, ArtsinStark.