Here is a look at some of the places in the Stark County area to take your significant other for a date.

Have dinner and stay the night at Gervasi Winery
1700 55th St NE, Canton
Treat yourself and your date to a fancy dinner and drinks at one of the three restaurants at Gervasi Vineyard. The Bistro features Italian cuisine and the Crush House is a more contemporary wine bar and restaurant. If you visit in the summer, the Piazza is a perfect outdoor dining option with relaxing chairs and outdoor games. Go the extra mile and stay on the grounds at the Villas, where you can rent a luxurious suite with fireplaces, heated floors, shared patios and a complimentary breakfast. Rates start at $189 for a double queen luxury suite or king luxury suite, $239 for a two-level king suite or $806 for the entire villa.

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Cozy up with takeout from Basil Asian Bistro
585 Market Ave N, Canton
Order takeout and get cozy with your date or dine in and have a cocktail or two with dinner. Popular menu items include pad thai, avocado curry and coconut spaghetti — and it’s affordable.

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Take in a show or concert at the Palace Theater
605 Market Ave N, Canton
From showings of old favorites like “The Big Lebowski” and “Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory” to newer films, discussions with local authors, performances by the Canton Ballet and various festivals, the Canton Palace Theater has something for all interests. And it’s right across from Basil, so you can have dinner AND a show.

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Sip and snack at Barrel Room Wine and Beer Bar
7901 N Cleveland Ave, Canton
Enjoy all sorts of wine and beer and snacks like cheese and crackers, hummus and pita or even a chocolate plate to pair with your drinks. You can even bring food of your own while you enjoy a few. There’s live music almost every weekend, so make sure to check the schedule before you go.

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Practice your figure skating moves at Center Ice Sports Complex
8319 Port Jackson Ave NW, Canton
Whether you’re a pro ice skater or you still have to hang on to the walls to prevent yourself from falling, ice skating is a classic date idea. Center Ice Sports Complex has public skating hours every Friday, Saturday and Sunday for $7 per person (including skate rental) as well as some hours during the week, such as special morning or noon skate times. Check the schedule for specifics.

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Dine al fresco at Twisted Olive in Green
5430 Massillon Rd. Green, OH
What’s more romantic than cheese-filled pasta or filet mignon? Twisted Olive has unique twists on classic dishes in a huge, spacious property within Southgate Park, so you can even treat your date to disc golf, too.

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Travel down the Towpath Trail
Bike, hike, run or walk down the Towpath Trail and take in scenic views of Stark County. The trail itself runs 87 miles throughout the state, but the 25-mile stretch of the trail in Stark County alone features plenty of fun, including historic structures to take in and places to stop for a drink or a bite to eat.

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Grab a slice of pizza and a glass of wine at Perennial Vineyards
11877 Poorman St SW, Navarre
Take in live music or enjoy the cozy atmosphere with your date. Worth checking out? The cauliflower pizza and the sangria, according to online reviews, are worthy of a try.

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Taste-test or take home a growler from Lockport Brewery
10891 OH 212, Bolivar
From a smooth kolsch to a pink-tinged French saison to something called a “Big Debbie Chocolate Stout,” just looking at Lockport Brewery’s beer photos online is enough to get your mouth-watering, and their classic pub foods and paninis are perfect for a date. The husband-and-wife-owned brewery even took home a national award for its cream ale.

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Check out live music or a trivia night at Sandy Springs Brewery
232 N Market St, Minerva
Test your knowledge at Geeks Who Drink trivia every Thursday night or enjoy live music on Saturday nights and open mic nights on Wednesdays while you sip on a farmhouse ale made with more than 100 blackberries, a hazy IPA or a nutty brown ale.

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Drink martinis and dance at the M Bar
5260 Dressler Rd NW, Canton
Yes, the “M” stands for martini. You’ll feel like you’re in a bigger city than Canton with the business casual dress code and sunken dance floor. Check out our review here.

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Share sushi rolls at Jasmine Asian Bistro
1122 30th St NW, Canton
The beautiful dishes at Jasmine are perfect for your Instagram, including, yes, sushi in a boat.  

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Eat burgers and take in live music at George’s Lounge
229 Cleveland Ave NW, Canton
George’s boasts “best live entertainment, best french fries, best bar” on its website, so what more could you need? The restaurant offers $5 burgers on Wednesdays if you’d like to save a few dollars, and it rolls out a new burger of the month if you’re feeling adventurous. And there’s live music every Thursday and Saturday night.

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Stroll around downtown Canton at First Friday
Downtown Canton
The first Friday of every month, downtown Canton throws a party featuring music and arts events. Walk through the art galleries, studios, stores and restaurants and enjoy special events each month.

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Check out a special event at Maize Valley Winery & Craft Brewery
6193 Edison St NE, Hartville
Maize Valley has plenty of events every year, from gourmet multiple-course dinners complete with wine pairings to muscle car nights to an annual hot air balloon liftoff and even a farmer’s market.

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Challenge your date at Sapphire City Board Game Parlor
129 S Main St, North Canton
Board games aren’t just for kids — check out an extensive collection of games old and new, from Settlers of Catan to the latest popular board games. Enjoy sandwiches and baked goods while you play, because you need fuel for your competition.

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Dine on comfort food at Table Six
6113 Whipple Ave. NW, North Canton
Share a pretzel board, fried pickles, buffalo cauliflower or truffle fries over unique beers and a variety of wines. Even better? Go on a Tuesday, where you can enjoy free tacos at the bar.

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Enjoy fine dining at Fronimo’s
315 Cleveland Ave NW, Canton
The food is outstanding and the Mediterranean-inspired dishes are beautiful. You can’t go wrong with the small plates, sandwiches or the lamb burger. Check out Dan Kane's review.

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Take in a show at Player’s Guild Theater
1001 Market Avenue North, Canton
The theater puts on shows both small and large, from “Jesus Christ Superstar” to “Legally Blonde” and everything in between. And tickets for most shows start around $25, so it’s easy on your wallet, too.

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Enjoy the scenery and a drink at Nauti Vine Winery
3950 South Main Street Akron, OH
The winery on the shores of the Portage Lakes offers priceless views and a variety of vintage wines perfect for a romantic date night.

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