You can tell that summer is in full swing, there are tons of things happening this weekend in Stark County!
Don’t forget, visit our calendar of events for the complete listing of events for the weekend. Click on the event names for more details.
Yes, it’s that time already! The 2012 Pro Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Festival kicks off this weekend at Kent State University Stark Campus with the Balloon Classic and Jackson-Belden Food Fest & Fireworks. It’s always a good time and something you won’t want to miss this summer!
2. Ride Through History: July 21-22
This unique event in Alliance allows you to ride in the back of a military truck, visit living history camps, talk with interpreters about camp life and battle, visit a mobile military museum, vendors, weapons demonstrations, and much more!
3. Summer Chill Lacrosse Tournament: July 21-22
Are you a lacrosse fan? Catch some great matches featuring teams from across the country. There will be concessions and a festival like atmosphere. All of the action takes place at the Diamond Sports Complex in Plain Twp.
4. Bellissimo: Fine Art and Fine Crafts Show: July 22
I can’t think of a better setting for a fine art and fine crafts show than the beautiful grounds of Gervasi Vineyard. More than 40 talented local artists and artisans will be exhibiting their work. Make sure you leave time for some wine tasting or to grab a bite to eat out on the Piazza.
Celebrate the Canton Palace Theatre’s 85th Anniversary with this special event featuring their historic Kilgen Organ. The event will include a tribute to Banks Kennedy, the first organ player at the Palace Theatre. In addition, enjoy a discussion on the Kilgen Organ and Palace Theatre, a special dance number, and Jay Spencer’s presentation of Harold Lloyd’s “An Eastern Westerner” with live accompaniment on the Kilgen Organ.
What events are you planning to attend this weekend? Let us know in the comments below!