Mavis Duo

The Hey Mavis Duo Boat Cruise will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Aug. 12. Enjoy canal songs and stories aboard the St. Helena III Canal Boat in Canal Fulton. Join Laurie and Eddie from Hey Mavis on a one ride on the St. Helena III Canal Boat as they will perform songs from their upcoming book/CD of original illustrations and songs based on the Ohio & Erie Canal. Tickets are $18. For more information, call 330-854-2225.

Summer Serenades

Summer Serenades in the Park at Quail Hollow will be from 4 to 5 Aug. 13. Serenade in the Park is a free, family-friendly performance series featuring the Canton Symphony Orchestra and includes brass, woodwind and string ensembles performing in area parks. This monthly one-hour performance will be in the Quail Hollow Park, 13480 Congress Lake NE, in Hartville.

Main Street Festival

The 21st annual North Canton Main Street Festival is set for Aug. 19 and 20. Come to downtown North Canton to enjoy food, kids activities, business expo tent, arts and crafts and more at the city’s block party. For more information, visit

Back to School

Saturday in the City: Back to School in the Canton Arts District will be from noon to 4 p.m. Aug. 19 in the arts district in downtown Canton. Enjoy an afternoon of family fun, including art, live music, street performers and food.