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For updates regarding weather: contact the Summit on the Park at 734/394-5460; watch for updates on; or text cantonconcerts to 84483 to receive alerts from Canton Concert Series. In some instances, concerts may be rescheduled to a later date.


  • Thursday Night Concert Series
  • Schoolhouse Rock
  • Canton Color Tour Jazz Concert Series - Fridays

Thursday Night Concert Series

Heritage Park / Thursdays June 19 - August 7, 7:30 - 9 pm. All Ages Welcome to This Free Event.

Thanks to our sponsors!

Join us for another summer of music and fun at the amphitheater in scenic Heritage Park for your weekly dose of fresh air, family and friends!

We encourage you to bring your blankets or folding chairs while you relax and enjoy on the amphitheater lawn.

NEW this year: Themed-activities, crafts and give-a-ways for all ages!


Date Entertainment
June 19 Trilogy Variety Band (Variety of Genres)
June 26 The Backbeats (Beatles Tribute Band)
July 3 Midwest Dueling Pianos (Covers of your favorite hits)
July 10 Motor City Soul (High Energy Dance and Show Band)
July 17 Dale Hicks (Classic rock hits from yesterday & today)
July 24 Persuasion (Motown, Disco, Top 40, Rock, Funk & more)
July 31 Moose & Da Sharks (50's and 60's music)
Aug 7 Shark Week Special Movie Night featuring "Soul Surfer"


Series generously sponsored in part by: Community Financial Credit Union Children's bounce house generously sponsored by: Awesome Bounce

NEW Concert Series! Schoolhouse Rock

Various School Locations / Beginning in July / 6:30-8:30pm

Come rock out! Meet your friends and neighbors for an evening of music, food, and fun. Food will be available for purchase on site.

Ages: All Ages

Fee: Free

Time: 6:30-8:30pm


Date Location Entertainment
July 9 Hulsing Elementary School Guy Louis
(fun family concert)
July 23 Tonda Elementary School All Directions
(jazz/rock/blues sounds)
August 6 Dodson Elementary School Fun Guys
(classic rock spanning the 50s through the 80s)
August 13 Bentley Elementary School Ms. Carissa
(original music/plus classic sing-a-long tunes)


Canton Color Tour Jazz Concert Series

Various Locations along Ford Rd. / Fridays beginning in July / 7-9 p.m.

In partnership with the Canton Downtown Development Authority and the Chamber of Commerce, Leisure Services is excited to help host the sixth season of the popular "Canton Color Tour" live jazz concert series.  Bring your lawn chair and get ready to sit back and enjoy these free performances. In the event of inclement weather, Super Bowl will be used as the alternative concert location.

Click here to Learn more about the jazz artists in this year's line-up

July 11 Phil Denny JCPenney
Green District
July 18 Kimmie Horne IKEA
Blue District
July 25 Demetrius Nabors Kohl's
Purple District
August 1 John E. Lawrence Willow Creek Shopping Ctr
Blue District
August 8 Tim Bowman Home Depot
Orange District
August 15 Alexander Zonjic Sam’s Club
Orange District
August 22 Randy Scott Super Bowl
Purple District