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  • A Constellation of Objects Exhibit

    Today

    9:00 AM EST

    McKinley Presidential Library & Museum

    A Constellation of Objects Exhibit

    McKinley Presidential Library & Museum

    A Constellation of Objects Exhibit
    Embark on a celestial journey through ancient mythology in our special exhibit collaboration between the Hoover-Price Planetarium and the Collections Department! Explore artifacts representing constellations and delve into their captivating stories. From diverse cultural perspectives to unique celestial views, immerse yourself in an odyssey through time and space. Don’t miss out on this chance to marvel at the stars and uncover the riches of our collection!

  • Immersive Spaces from the CMA Collection

    Today

    10:00 AM EST

    Canton Museum of Art

    Immersive Spaces from the CMA Collection

    Canton Museum of Art

    Immersive Spaces from the CMA Collection
    Have you ever wished you could step inside a work of art? Art pulls us in by utilizing and activating our senses, and resonates with us based on our personal memories and experiences. In Immersive Spaces, learn how artists, through their imaginations and unique artistic processes, create art that envelops the senses.

  • Ginny Ruffner: Reforestation of the Imagination

    Today

    10:00 AM EST

    Canton Museum of Art

    Ginny Ruffner: Reforestation of the Imagination

    Canton Museum of Art

    Ginny Ruffner: Reforestation of the Imagination
    In this traveling exhibition from the Renwick Gallery of the Smithsonian American Art Museum, internationally renowned artist Ginny Ruffner creates a seemingly bleak environment that suddenly evolves into a thriving floral oasis by combining traditional sculpture with augmented reality (AR) technology. In collaboration with animator and media artist Grant Kirkpatrick, Ruffner brings to life a colorful world in unexpected, beautiful and optimistic ways.

  • Beyond Worlds: Paintings by Laine Bachman

    Today

    10:00 AM EST

    Canton Museum of Art

    Beyond Worlds: Paintings by Laine Bachman

    Canton Museum of Art

    Beyond Worlds: Paintings by Laine Bachman
    As a young child growing up in a once flourishing town in the Rust Belt of Ohio, Laine Bachman always had an affinity towards drawing and painting. Her parents encouraged her creativity from the beginning which led to her attending art school in nearby Columbus, receiving a BFA from the Columbus College of Art and Design in painting in 1997. Often inspired by myths and folklore, Bachman infuses the worlds she creates with archetypal imagery, underlying themes, and meticulous detail.

  • A Material World: Janice Jakielski's Impossible Objects

    Today

    10:00 AM EST

    Canton Museum of Art

    A Material World: Janice Jakielski's Impossible Objects

    Canton Museum of Art

    A Material World: Janice Jakielski's Impossible Objects
    Janice Jakielski is a Massachusetts (soon to be Colorado) based sculptor. By inventing new ways of casting and manipulating ultra-thin porcelain sheets she can create impossible objects of curiosity, beautiful objects to provide focus, retreat and pause in an overwhelming world. Using meticulous detail, familiar forms and uncertain function she coaxes her audience to draw near, closing the physical gap between viewer and object. 

  • Ginny Ruffner: Reforestation of the Imagination

    Today

    10:00 AM EST

    Canton Museum of Art

    Ginny Ruffner: Reforestation of the Imagination

    Canton Museum of Art

    Ginny Ruffner: Reforestation of the Imagination
    In this traveling exhibition from the Renwick Gallery of the Smithsonian American Art Museum, internationally renowned artist Ginny Ruffner creates a seemingly bleak environment that suddenly evolves into a thriving floral oasis by combining traditional sculpture with augmented reality (AR) technology. In collaboration with animator and media artist Grant Kirkpatrick, Ruffner brings to life a colorful world where glass stumps suddenly sprout mythical flora

  • Hall of Fame Ribs Burnoff

    Today

    11:00 AM EST

    Pro Football Hall of Fame

    Hall of Fame Ribs Burnoff

    Pro Football Hall of Fame

    Hall of Fame Ribs Burnoff
    BBQ and live music: Enjoy a variety of expertly crafted ribs from local and national pit-masters, accompanied by daily live music. In addition to the ribs, other vendors will be at the Hall, with other festival foods and drinks! Welcome of the Class of 2024: Join us at the Hall of Fame as the members of the Class of 2024 presented by Visual Edge IT unveil their banner and cut the ribbon on the featured exhibit highlighting their football careers!

  • Hall of Fame Ribs Burnoff

    Today

    11:00 AM EST

    Visit Canton Welcome Center | Hall of Fame Village

    Hall of Fame Ribs Burnoff

    Visit Canton Welcome Center | Hall of Fame Village

    Hall of Fame Ribs Burnoff
    BBQ and live music: Enjoy a variety of expertly crafted ribs from local and national pit-masters, accompanied by daily live music. In addition to the ribs, other vendors will be at the Hall, with other festival foods and drinks. Welcome of the Class of 2024: Join us at the Hall of Fame as the members of the Class of 2024 presented by Visual Edge IT unveil their banner and cut the ribbon on the featured exhibit highlighting their football careers!

  • Wildlife Illuminated

    Today

    6:30 PM EST

    Akron Zoo - Worth Your Wild!

    Wildlife Illuminated

    Akron Zoo - Worth Your Wild!

    Wildlife Illuminated
    This brand-new event at your Akron Zoo is a can't miss experience of animals, art and light! This awe-inspiring event offers a unique look at wildlife and nature through spring-themed lighting, illuminated paintings, projection mapping and lighted sculptures from local artists.

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About The Area

Akron/Canton has no shortage of things to do. Feed your inner sports fan at the Pro Football Hall of Fame, The Bridgestone Invitational at Firestone Country Club, or catch a Canton Charge game (The Cleveland Cavaliers D-...MORE

CALENDAR

  • Now

    24

  • Sat

    25

  • Sun

    26

  • Mon

    27

  • Tue

    28

  • Wed

    29

  • Thu

    30

  • Fri

    31

  • Jun

    1

  • Jun

    2

  • Jun

    3

  • Jun

    4

  • Jun

    5

  • Jun

    6

More

  • A Constellation of Objects Exhibit

    Today

    9:00 AM EST

    McKinley Presidential Library & Museum

    A Constellation of Objects Exhibit

    McKinley Presidential Library & Museum

    A Constellation of Objects Exhibit
    Embark on a celestial journey through ancient mythology in our special exhibit collaboration between the Hoover-Price Planetarium and the Collections Department! Explore artifacts representing constellations and delve into their captivating stories. From diverse cultural perspectives to unique celestial views, immerse yourself in an odyssey through time and space. Don’t miss out on this chance to marvel at the stars and uncover the riches of our collection!

  • Immersive Spaces from the CMA Collection

    Today

    10:00 AM EST

    Canton Museum of Art

    Immersive Spaces from the CMA Collection

    Canton Museum of Art

    Immersive Spaces from the CMA Collection
    Have you ever wished you could step inside a work of art? Art pulls us in by utilizing and activating our senses, and resonates with us based on our personal memories and experiences. In Immersive Spaces, learn how artists, through their imaginations and unique artistic processes, create art that envelops the senses.

  • Ginny Ruffner: Reforestation of the Imagination

    Today

    10:00 AM EST

    Canton Museum of Art

    Ginny Ruffner: Reforestation of the Imagination

    Canton Museum of Art

    Ginny Ruffner: Reforestation of the Imagination
    In this traveling exhibition from the Renwick Gallery of the Smithsonian American Art Museum, internationally renowned artist Ginny Ruffner creates a seemingly bleak environment that suddenly evolves into a thriving floral oasis by combining traditional sculpture with augmented reality (AR) technology. In collaboration with animator and media artist Grant Kirkpatrick, Ruffner brings to life a colorful world in unexpected, beautiful and optimistic ways.

  • Beyond Worlds: Paintings by Laine Bachman

    Today

    10:00 AM EST

    Canton Museum of Art

    Beyond Worlds: Paintings by Laine Bachman

    Canton Museum of Art

    Beyond Worlds: Paintings by Laine Bachman
    As a young child growing up in a once flourishing town in the Rust Belt of Ohio, Laine Bachman always had an affinity towards drawing and painting. Her parents encouraged her creativity from the beginning which led to her attending art school in nearby Columbus, receiving a BFA from the Columbus College of Art and Design in painting in 1997. Often inspired by myths and folklore, Bachman infuses the worlds she creates with archetypal imagery, underlying themes, and meticulous detail.

  • A Material World: Janice Jakielski's Impossible Objects

    Today

    10:00 AM EST

    Canton Museum of Art

    A Material World: Janice Jakielski's Impossible Objects

    Canton Museum of Art

    A Material World: Janice Jakielski's Impossible Objects
    Janice Jakielski is a Massachusetts (soon to be Colorado) based sculptor. By inventing new ways of casting and manipulating ultra-thin porcelain sheets she can create impossible objects of curiosity, beautiful objects to provide focus, retreat and pause in an overwhelming world. Using meticulous detail, familiar forms and uncertain function she coaxes her audience to draw near, closing the physical gap between viewer and object. 

  • Ginny Ruffner: Reforestation of the Imagination

    Today

    10:00 AM EST

    Canton Museum of Art

    Ginny Ruffner: Reforestation of the Imagination

    Canton Museum of Art

    Ginny Ruffner: Reforestation of the Imagination
    In this traveling exhibition from the Renwick Gallery of the Smithsonian American Art Museum, internationally renowned artist Ginny Ruffner creates a seemingly bleak environment that suddenly evolves into a thriving floral oasis by combining traditional sculpture with augmented reality (AR) technology. In collaboration with animator and media artist Grant Kirkpatrick, Ruffner brings to life a colorful world where glass stumps suddenly sprout mythical flora

  • Hall of Fame Ribs Burnoff

    Today

    11:00 AM EST

    Pro Football Hall of Fame

    Hall of Fame Ribs Burnoff

    Pro Football Hall of Fame

    Hall of Fame Ribs Burnoff
    BBQ and live music: Enjoy a variety of expertly crafted ribs from local and national pit-masters, accompanied by daily live music. In addition to the ribs, other vendors will be at the Hall, with other festival foods and drinks! Welcome of the Class of 2024: Join us at the Hall of Fame as the members of the Class of 2024 presented by Visual Edge IT unveil their banner and cut the ribbon on the featured exhibit highlighting their football careers!

  • Hall of Fame Ribs Burnoff

    Today

    11:00 AM EST

    Visit Canton Welcome Center | Hall of Fame Village

    Hall of Fame Ribs Burnoff

    Visit Canton Welcome Center | Hall of Fame Village

    Hall of Fame Ribs Burnoff
    BBQ and live music: Enjoy a variety of expertly crafted ribs from local and national pit-masters, accompanied by daily live music. In addition to the ribs, other vendors will be at the Hall, with other festival foods and drinks. Welcome of the Class of 2024: Join us at the Hall of Fame as the members of the Class of 2024 presented by Visual Edge IT unveil their banner and cut the ribbon on the featured exhibit highlighting their football careers!

  • Wildlife Illuminated

    Today

    6:30 PM EST

    Akron Zoo - Worth Your Wild!

    Wildlife Illuminated

    Akron Zoo - Worth Your Wild!

    Wildlife Illuminated
    This brand-new event at your Akron Zoo is a can't miss experience of animals, art and light! This awe-inspiring event offers a unique look at wildlife and nature through spring-themed lighting, illuminated paintings, projection mapping and lighted sculptures from local artists.

Show more

About The Area

Akron/Canton has no shortage of things to do. Feed your inner sports fan at the Pro Football Hall of Fame, The Bridgestone Invitational at Firestone Country Club, or catch a Canton Charge game (The Cleveland Cavaliers D-League Team).

Get historical at the McKinley Presidential Library & Museum, or the First Ladies National Historic Site. Experience life in the 19th century with a trip to Historic Zoar Village, or learn about the history of the famous Hoover family at Fieldcrest Estate.

To relax and enjoy the scenery, take a leisurely stroll through the gardens at Stan Hywet Hall then head to the Tuscan inspired Gervasi Vineyard for dinner and wine sampling. Other Akron/Canton culinary delights include quality meats at Angry Barbeque, oven-fired pizza from The Twisted Olive, burgers at The RAIL, and fresh guacamole at Nuevo Modern Mexican & Tequila Bar.

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Other States & Provinces: Ohio

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