Saturday Events

Saturday, June 18, 2016
Saturday will be hopping at Liberty Fest, as the park will be packed from sun-up till well after sun-down. We will kick off the day with the Liberty Run 5K/10K, the pancake breakfast and the car show. Then things will continue to build up throughout the day with the International Fest, live performance, and carnival. The 25th Anniversary will go out with a bang with an outstanding fireworks show and performances on both stages. 

Event Location: Heritage Park
1150 S. Canton Center Road
Canton, Michigan 48188

Event Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 pm 

Skerbeck Carnival ($): Purchase tickets or wristbands to enjoy Carnival rides all weekend long. For more information visit the Carnival Zone.

  • All Day Market Place Shopping ($): Take a stroll around the pond and shop your way through vendors from near and far.
  • All Day America's Most Wanted Car Show: Check out all the best cars and trucks from yesterday and today.
  • All Day Canoe & Kayak Rides in the Heritage Pond ($): Experience Liberty Fest from the water!  Rent a canoe or a kayak from Heavner Canoes.
  • All Day Spin Art ($): Spin Art, Sandy Candy and Airbrush Tattoos.
  • All Day Lego Tent: Check out this amazing Lego Build that includes real moving Lego's!
  • All Day D & M Face Painting ($): Pick your favorite character or design to wear for the day while visiting the festival.
  • All Day D & M Art Tent: Stop in and make some free art with our very creative friends.
  • 7:00 am - 12:00 pm (while supplies last) Pancake Breakfast ($): at Heritage Park's North Pavilions help the Lions support local charities by enjoying a warm breakfast. 
  • 8:00 am Liberty Run/Walk 5k & 10k ($): First time run or trying to make a Personal 
  • 9:30 am - 11:30 am Costumed Characters: at the Pancake Breakfast
  • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm (while supplies last) Kohl's Cares for Kids: free bike helmets 
  • 10:00 am - dusk Scholastic Book Fair Tent ($): Stop in and shop to kick off some great summer reading
  • 10:00 am - 6:00 pm ($): Pony Rides provided by Canton Kiwanis and Carousel Acres
  • 10:00 am - 11:00 pm Adult Beverage Tent ($):  Enjoy a frosty cold beverage under the tent while enjoying the show from the Canton Live Stage
  • 11:00 am - 5:00 pm Shell Camino Monster Trucks ($): Love Monster Trucks? Love watching them on TV? Come take a ride in one right here at Liberty Fest! $8 per person.
  • 12:00 - 8:00 pm Animal Exhibit: Nelson the Safari Guy & Barnyard Express, 2 pm, 4:30 pm & 7 pm.
  • My Adventure Theater: an interactive, family friendly theater experience for the entire family; no experience necessary.  Characters are chosen from the audience; costumed on the spot and narrated through action-filled, laugh-packed adventures complete with songs, dancing and barrels-o-fun. Performances at 12:00 pm, 2:00 pm, 4:00 pm and 6:00 pm. Located at the north side of the park near the Live Stage.
  • 12:30, 1:30 pm Canton Farmers Market Cooking Demonstrations featuring Chef Greg of Wok Asian Bistro sharing unique summer recipes, like his one-of-a-kind, Ramen Burger!
  • 2:30 pm and 3:00 pm Big Time Cheer is an All Star cheerleading gym that specializes in building confidence, technique and skills. Come check out their performance as they have something to offer everyone!
  • 3:00 pm Corn Hole Tournament will take place in the Adult Beverage Tent area for adults ages 21+. Entry fee is $20 per team and prizes will be awarded for top 3 teams. Registration begins on-site Saturday at 12:00 pm.
  • 4:30 - 6:30 pm Kari Holmes: Canton Native and HMG Nashville recording artist, is fierce, exhilarating and nothing you've ever heard before! Located at the Canton Live Stage.
  • 6:30 - 7:15 pm The Earth Angels: They deliver a high energy, fast moving show composed of choreographed dance routines spices with theatrics and lip-synching to the great music of the 50's and 60's. Located at the Amphitheater Stage.
  • 7:00 - 7:30 pm: Canton Firefighter Raffle Winner Announcement
  • 8:00 - 10:00 pm Toppermost Beatles Tribute: The best Beatles Tribute Band in the area! Located at the Canton Live Stage.
  • 8:15 - 10:00 pm Cosmic Groove: Forget what you think you know about cover bands- Cosmic Groove has single-handedly redefined the term into something fresh and exciting with a dynamic combination of musicianship and entertainment value. Located at the Amphitheater Stage.
  • At Dark Canton Liberty Fest Firework Show.


  1. Liberty Fest is grateful to the many sponsors whose support helps makes this large-scale Canton Community event possible:
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    Todd Wenzel web

    Twisted Rooster Logo

    The Village Dentist Logo


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