No need to travel inside the Perimeter for a good time — there’s a party happening in Canton on the first Friday of each month, all summer long. The fun kicks off on Friday, May 3rd with a FREE concert by The Return, a popular Beatles tribute band. The First Friday concert series will wrap up on Friday, October 4th.
All of the First Friday events take place between 6 p.m. and 9 p.m., in Cannon Park in downtown Canton. (Need an address for your GPS? Use 130 E. Main St., Canton 30114.)
There will be food trucks on site, or you can bring a picnic meal. You’re welcome to bring a blanket or lawn chairs.
Parking is FREE and available at many locations a short walk away. The parking locations will be clearly marked and directed by volunteers
The event is family-friendly.
In addition to the free concerts, specific First Friday dates may feature additional events, like car shows, book signings, etc. The local downtown merchants will be open for shopping..
Enjoy the following live music acts!
- May 3 — The Return
- June 7 — Zoso
- July 5 — Members Only
- August 2 — Skipper Grace
- September 6 — Departure
- October 4 — Rumours
You may also be interested in the Downtown Canton Farmers Market
It takes place on Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., in Cannon Park.
This is a summer farmers market, running from May 11th through October 12th.