The Big, Big, Really Big Toy Box

The Cultural Center for the Arts presents the Big, Big, Really Big Toy Box from 2 to 6 p.m., Sept. 24. It’s a fun filled afternoon and a fundraiser all wrapped up in one spectacular event. Help raise money for The Early Childhood Resource Center and have fun meeting favorite characters such as Daniel Tiger and Elmo, listen to music, play mini golf or throw a football, make a craft, ride a train, make a large bubble and much more. For ticket information or how to donate, visit

Grape Harvest Festival

Gervasi Vineyards will be awash with fall colors and Italian flavors from noon to 5 p.m. Sept. 24 at the sixth annual Grape Harvest Festival. The event benefits United Way of Greater Stark County. Gervasi Vineyard is at 1700 55th St. in Canton. Find more details at

Obstacle course 5K

Enter the Insane Inflatable 5K at Clay’s Park, where waves start every half hour from 8:30 to 11 a.m., Sept. 30  It’s a running obstacle course made up of inflatables. The course length is approximately 3.1 miles. It starts with and ends with the Insane Midway. The fun happens at Clay’s Park, 13190 Patterson St. NW, North Lawrence. For complete details including registration, times and prices, visit