Events at a Glance

Canton Leisure Services offers year round and one time events at each of our facilities and parks. Below is a snapshot of some upcoming events. For a complete list of events, please visit the Community Calendar.

Upcoming Events

Events
Date
Time
Location
Contact
Howl at the Moon-SPONSORED BY COMMUNITY FINANCIAL CREDIT UNION Sep 30 6-8pm Canton Dog Park 734/394-5460
Fall into Art Sept 30 7-8:30pm Village Arts Factory 734/394-5460
Halloween Carpool Cinema Oct 8 5:30-10:00pm Independence Park 734/394-5460
Canton Festival of Lights Community Celebration Oct 14 6-8pm Heritage Park 734/394-5460
Boo Bash (Ages 7-12) Oct 15 3-5pm  Summit on the Park 734/394-5460
Monster Mash Oct 15 7:30-10:30pm The Village Theater at Cherry Hill 734/394-5460
Canton Cares Chili Cookoff Oct 16 11:00am-1:30pm Preservation Park 734/394-5460
Trick or Treat Story Trail Oct 27 4-9pm Heritage Park 734/394-5460
Kids Halloween Stroll at the Village Arts Factory Oct 29 5-9pm Village Arts Factory 734/394-5460
Big Foot Hike FULL  Nov 12 4-6pm Lower Rouge Trail Head 734/394-5460
Home for the Holidays Nov 15, 16, 17, 22, 23 Times vary Your Home 734/394-5460
Santa Letters Nov 14-30 All day Santa Mailbox in the Administration Building Parking Lot (Formally the ballot box) 734/394-5460
Winter Wonderland Walk Nov 30 and Dec 1 5-8pm Heritage Park 734/394-5460
Sled Library Dec 1-Mar 1 All day Summit on the Park 734/394-5460
Holidays in Heritage Dec 2-31 5-9pm Heritage Park 734/394-5460
Santa Breakfast Dec 3 9-11am Summit on the Park 734/394-5460
Christmas in the Village Dec 3 5-10pm Village Arts Factory 734/394-5460
Story Time with Mrs. Claus Dec 9 6-8pm Summit on the Park 734/394-5460
Santa in Coming to YOUR Town Dec 13 and 15 6-8pm Your Neighborhood 734/394-5460

Event Registration Direct Links:

Links will be posted here as they become available.  Keep checking back!

October 8: Carpool Cinema
October 15: Boo Bash
October 27: Trick or Treat Story Trail
November 12: Big Foot Hike FULL (waitlist available)
November 15-17, 22-23: Home for the Holidays
November 24: Canton Turkey Trot for a Cause
December 3: Santa Breakfast
December 9: Story Time with Mrs. Claus

Registration for classes/programs and special events may be done online, in-person at the Summit on the Park, or by calling 734/394-5460. The Summit is located at 46000 Summit Parkway in Canton. If you cannot find the specific class or event that you are looking for, visit www.cantonfun.org/register

Event Sponsors:

Thank you to all of our event sponsors, whose generous support has enabled us to offer this year's lineup of engaging and socially-distanced special events.

Many thanks to the following generous sponsors of several of this year's community events:

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Interested in Becoming a Sponsor? 

Businesses and organizations searching for creative ways to reach area residents in the Canton community are invited to partner with Canton Leisure Services.  Sponsors are sought on an ongoing basis for a variety of special events, youth sports, as well programming at The B.L.O.C.K. Youth & Teen Center, Canton Therapeutic Recreation, Canton Club 55+, the Summit on the Park, and The Village Theater at Cherry Hill. 

To find out how your business can take advantage of Canton Leisure Services sponsorship opportunities, visit www.cantonfun.org/sponsor or call 734/394-5360 and get started today! 

Canton Community Event Vendor Opportunities:

Canton Township hosts events year-round that have opportunities for vendor participation.  To be considered for an event, potential vendors must be family-friendly and contribute to the overall success of the event. Community events include: Canton Liberty Fest; Thursday Night LIVE! Concert Series; Tuesdays Art Terrific Concert Series; Rally on Ridge Food Truck event; additional Food Truck opportunities; and other seasonal special events. 

Interested vendors can submit this Vendor Inquiry form to express their interest in participating in future community events and will be contacted by Canton Township staff.  

For additional information, please contact the Canton Park Office at 734/394-5310. 

Upcoming Events:

Information on additional upcoming Canton Leisure Services special events will be posted as details become available. We encourage you to visit our semi-annual program brochure, the Discover for details about other classes and programs. Please check back at that time for all of the details coming to your local Canton Parks! If you have any questions, please let us know by email or 734/394-5360.