SEE CANTON IN A WHOLE NEW LIGHT

Illumination Path Passport

Visit eight locations around downtown to view the Illumination light displays and art installations. Plus, enjoy special offers redeemable at nearby hotels, restaurants, shops, and businesses.
Check-in at all eight Illumination displays and you’re entered to win an overnight getaway to Gervasi Vineyard winery and resort.
The city lights up for Illumination every Friday and Saturday night from 6:00 to 9:00 PM, January 1- February 27, 2021.

COVID-19 Precautions: All Illumination displays are viewable from the outside. Mask up and keep your distance, or drive the path to view each location. Individual businesses are each subject to all Ohio and local health department guidelines.

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Canton Illumination Pass

  • Mobile exclusive
  • Instantly delivered via text and email
  • No apps to download

How this Pass Works

Step 1 - Get Your Pass

This mobile exclusive passport is a collection of curated attractions, retailers, restaurants and more and offering deals and discounts to redeem during your visit.

Step 2 - Receive Text

Your passport will be instantly delivered to your phone via text and email and is ready to use immediately! There is no app to download. Your pass can be saved to your phone’s home screen for easy one-tap access.

Step 3 - Redeem

When visiting a participating business, simply present your phone to the attendant or staff member to redeem available discounts.

Light Installations

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Arrowhead Vintage And Handmade Goods
This 3D piece brings an unexpected element along with a fun and novel experience. It's located outside, beside Arrowhead Vintage & Homemade Goods.

Jake Mensinger has a degree in 3D Illustration from the Columbus College of Art and Design, and uses his unique skillset to create detailed, surreal art that pushes boundaries.
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BUZZBIN
See the light art projection in the window of Buzzbin. Inside, enjoy a curated, light-inspired 2D art wall featuring multiple local artists.

Chrystal Shofroth is a multidisciplinary artist, curator, event coordinator, innovator, and activist. She strives to create art and make the arts accessible...
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Centennial Plaza
See this high tech, architectural wonder come to life for one of the first times with a stellar light show presented by the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

The latest addition to the downtown Canton landscape is a tribute built in celebration of the city's role as a pillar of the National Football...
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Cultural Center For The Arts
Lightmapping surrounds you in 360° of light projections coating the outdoor space between the Cultural Center for the Arts and the Canton Civic Center.

OBLSK is a team of artists, inventors, and designers including; Eve Warnock, Pelham Johnston, Alexi Alexaieff, Ryan D. McKee, Marque Reavley, and...
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Hall Of Fame City Ice Rink
Light displays dance across the surrounding cityscape at the outdoor ice rink in the heart of downtown Canton.
Vincent Lighting, a professional entertainment and architectural lighting and rigging company based in northeast Ohio, presents an astounding display of their capabilities at the Hall of Fame City Ice Rink.
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Julz By Alan Rodriguez
Light sculptures inside the glass windowfront at Julz offer a hopeful beacon, cutting through the darkness with light.

Michele Waalkes is an artist, freelance curator, and teaching artist who enjoys creating three-dimensional artwork by incorporating wood, metal, fabric, and even lighting into her...
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Visit Canton
The windows of the Visit Canton Downtown Welcome Center glow with lightboxes stacked in a sculptural assemblage.

Ron Copeland uses a mix of found and reclaimed signs, interspersed with handmade typography and graphic elements to create new and unique works as well as replicas of existing or once...
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Vital Arts
A sculpture inside the front window at Vital Arts gallery is painted in real time using projection mapping set to the musical direction of an original woodwind quintet composition.

Nick Nonno's piece paints a story onto his sculpture, guided by the sound of an original composition to communicate...
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Nearby Deals & Discounts

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330 Bar & Grill
Check out the newest dining option in Canton! The 330 Bar & Grill is located in the DoubleTree by Hilton. We are serving up breakfast, lunch, and dinner, plus we have an amazing bar with Happy Hour specials!

What's Included

  • 15% Off Dining Bill
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Bender's Tavern
Bender's Tavern is Canton's finest and oldest restaurant! Our seafood is shipped direct in fresh from famed Foley Fish in Boston, Mass., and broiled, baked, grilled or sautéed to perfection. We serve only the finest strip steaks, filet's & ribeye. We also use many products raised locally by Ohio farmers and provisioners.

What's Included

  • 10% Off Dine-in Only Food Purchases
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Cantonology
can-ton-ol-o-gy (noun) 1. The study and enjoyment of everything the City of Canton, Ohio has to offer. 2. The art of reveling in the fun, excitement and beauty inherent within the city of Canton and the surrounding area.

What's Included

  • 20% Off Purchase
  • Enjoy Our Weekly "Take & Make Kits"
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DoubleTree By Hilton Canton Downtown
Want to get away for the night? Enjoy Downtown Canton with accommodations at the brand new DoubleTree by Hilton. Enjoy Standard King or Double rooms for just $69. Plus, enjoy the luxury pool with reservations just for you and your family. Make your reservations online today.

What's Included

  • $69 Friends & Family Winter Room Rate
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Fromage Du Monde
Fromage du Monde is an artisan cut-to-order cheese house featuring dine-in cheese flights, deli service and catering with boards, trays and grazing tables for your next gathering. Also, feel free to take your cheese to go! Our name and aesthetic is French-Inspired, but our cheeses have been sourced...
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What's Included

  • The “Taste The Light” Grazing Box Is A Great Grab-n-go Snack For One!
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Gator's Joint
Gator's Joint is a smoke and gift shop located in Downtown Canton on the Music Block! Visit our shop to find cool and eclectic items from salt lamps, t-shirts, incense, phone accessories, local artwork, and more.

What's Included

  • 20% Off Custom Woodburning Items
  • Free “Gator” Face Mask With A $25 Purchase
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George's Lounge
Come enjoy hand-crafted food & drinks in the heart of Downtown Canton in the Arts District and Historic Music Block. George's Lounge has been a favored establishment since 1959. It's the best place to kick back with friends and enjoy local grassfed gourmet burgers, hand-cut fries and more. Like us...
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What's Included

  • Buy 2 Gourmet Grassfed Burgers, Get 1 Free Small Bar Bite Or Milkshake
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Gervasi Vineyard
Visit The Still House on the lavish 55-acre Tuscan-inspired estate at Gervasi Vineyard to enjoy the coffeehouse by day and a cocktail lounge by night. Check-in at each of the eight Illumination Pass display locations in downtown Canton and you are entered to win a weekend overnight at Canton’s...
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What's Included

  • Enjoy A Coffee Of Your Choice For $3.00 At The Still House At Gervasi Vineyard.
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Grapes In A Glass
Whether you are out on the town or attending the theater, we are conveniently located in the heart of Downtown Canton’s Art District. Just two doors down from the historical Palace Theater and directly adjacent to Basil Asian Bistro. Enjoy your favorite guilty pleasure curbside, on our dog-friendly outdoor patio.

What's Included

  • 1/2 Priced Bruschetta Or Jumbo Pretzel With $10+ Beverage Order
  • 20% Off Your Purchase Of Canvas Photography
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Hampton Inn & Suites Canton
Spacious guest rooms and suites, refreshing indoor pool and whirlpool, state of the art fitness facility, 24-hour business center, outdoor terrace that seats approx. (40) with BBQ, complimentary wireless high-speed Internet, over 2,764 sq. ft. of meeting space, "On the House" hot breakfast, "On the...
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What's Included

  • Enjoy 18% Off Your Booking!
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Muskellunge Brewing Company
Muskellunge Brewing Company is an award-winning Independent Craft Brewery located in the downtown Canton Arts District and DORA, the Downtown Outdoor Refreshment Area! Our beer is named after a freshwater fish and local lakes. The Tiger Musky Double IPA, Creek Chub Mango Gose and Yellow Perch Cream...
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What's Included

  • Three 3-oz Tasters For $3
  • 10% Discount On Muskellunge Swag And Homebrewing Supplies
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Pro Football Hall Of Fame
The Pro Football Hall of Fame provides experiences you can’t get anywhere else! Enjoy the Super Bowl Theater, the Game for Life holographic experience, interactive displays, one-of-a-kind memorabilia and lots more!

What's Included

  • $4.00 Off Regular Priced Admission
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Wood Wonders
Wood Wonders is an art studio that sells handmade wood art, gifts, sculptures, and more!

What's Included

  • 10% Off Purchase