Celebrate the holidays with us in Downtown Canton
There are many great opportunities to celebrate Christmas in Downtown Canton this season! Join us for the Canton Optimist Club’s Annual Christmas Parade, see a classic holiday movies at the Historic Canton Theatre, enjoy art and wine throughout Downtown with Main Street’s Annual Art & Wine Walk or stop into one of our great shops or restaurants. There’s something for everyone in Downtown Canton! 
Canton Optimist Club Christmas Parade 
Saturday, Dec. 2
Downtown Canton

Join the Canton Optimist Club for music Downtown from noon to 6 p.m., everyone's favorite, SANTA, in the Cannon Park Gazebo from 3-5 p.m. and the annual Christmas Parade at 6 p.m.
Holiday Classics Showing at the
Historic Canton Theatre
Sponsored by Canton Main Street
Polar Express
December 3
3 p.m.

Don't miss this classic children’s holiday movie on our big screen! Holiday PJ's welcome!

All seats $1. Limited seating!
White Christmas
December 10
3 & 7 p.m.

Get in the Christmas spirit with a one-time showing of the 1954 classic “White Christmas” starring Bing Crosby, Rosemary Clooney, Danny Kaye and Vera-Elle.

All seats $5. Limited seating!
National Lampoon's
Christmas Vacation
December 15
7:30 p.m.

PG 13
Staring Chevy Chase, Beverly D’Angelo and Randy Quaid.  Don't miss this super fun movie for a date night to put you in the holiday spirit!  

All seats $5. Limited seating!
It's a Wonderful Life
December 17
3 & 7 p.m.

Don't miss the1946 classic staring James Stewart and Donna Reed. An ageless movie in black and white that only improves with age! 

All seats $5. Limited seating!
December 20
7:30 p.m.

See this new classic with Will Ferrell, James Caan and Ed Asner. Buddy sets off on a holiday adventure to New York City in quest of his real dad. A timeless all-family classic!

All seats $5. Limited seating!
Advance tickets may be purchased at the Historic Canton Theatre or by calling 770.704.0755. The Historic Canton Theatre is located at 171 E Main Street.
Canton Main Street's
Art & Wine Walk
Dec. 8-9
Downtown Canton
Friday, December 8, from 5-8 p.m.
Saturday, December 9, from 2-6 p.m.

Presented by Canton Main Street and sponsored by Synovus

Tickets are $25 per person (all ticket holders must be at least 21 years of age) and include:
  • Event wristband
  • Wine tasting glass 
  • Event map
  • Shopping bag

Click here for more information and to purchase tickets.
Canton Historic Walking Tour app now available!
Learn something new about Downtown Canton this holiday season! The Canton Historic Walking Tour app is available for in the App Store and on Google Play.

Download the app and take a walk through beautiful Downtown Canton!

Paper copies available- just stop by the Cherokee County History Museum and get yours today!

All made possible by the Cherokee County Historical Society, City of Canton and Canton Tourism!
Cherokee Arts Center Members Show

Now through December 16

The Holidays are quickly approaching and there is no better time to pick out some gifts for your loved ones. Shop a variety of artwork and crafts for sale from the Arts Center Members and all pieces will be $100 or below.

The Cherokee Arts Center is located at
94 North Street.
City of Canton 
Media Contact
Communications & Outreach Director Angela Thompson