What To Expect At January 2023 First Friday
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First Friday is basically it’s own holiday in Canton and January is always one of the best. Starting at 5:00pm on Friday, January 6th, Downtown Canton will be buzzing with people, music and art for the event. This month’s them is “Just Let It Go” and will feature 20 different sculptors across the Arts District, chipping and carving giant blocks of ice into masterpieces. Here’s a rundown of what to expect at January 2023 First Friday.

Ice Sculpture Locations:

  1. Arcadia Grille – 321 Court Ave NW
  2. Belle Chic – 225 3rd St NW
  3. Benders – 137 Court Ave SW
  4. Boomdyada – 332 4th St NW
  5. Canton Museum of Art – 1001 Market Ave N
  6. Carpe Diem – 215 Market Ave N
  7. Cantonology – 306 4th St NW
  8. Creative Dreams – 610 Market Ave N
  9. Fromage du Monde – 340 4th St NW
  10. Gator’s Joint – 235 Cleveland Ave NW
  11. George’s Lounge – 229 Cleveland Ave NW
  12. Grapes in a Glass – 575 Market Ave N
  13. Jerzees – 330 Court Ave NW
  14. Lucca – 228 4th St NW
  15. Modern Ritual – 326 Cleveland Ave NW
  16. Muskellunge – 425 5th St NW
  17. Palace Theatre – 605 Market Ave N
  18. Patina Arts Centre – 324 Cleveland Ave NW
  19. Run to You Racing – 132 5th St NW
  20. The Hub Art Factory – 336 6th St NW
  21. Silo Arts Gallery – 431 4th St NW

What Else to Expect at January 2023 First Friday:

  • Patina Gallery will be showcasing the art of 12 area artists along with a performance from Canton’s Jean P The Emcee at 7:00pm. Patina will also have comedy starting at 8:30
  • Centennial Plaza will be showing “Frozen” at 5:00 and 7:00
  • R&J Ballroom will be giving a free group lesson in Ballroom dancing from 6:30 to 7:15. No partner or experience is necessary.
  • The Hub Art Factory will be doing live art demos starting at 5:00
  • Boomdyada will be offering Make and Take Japanese Marimo Moss Necklaces and Pens starting at $20
  • BZTAT Studios will be offering Make and Take Ice Castle artwork for $2
  • Julliard Arts Center and 3rd Space Gallery will have life size Frozen Characters
  • Ice Skating at Canton Ice Rink(Weather permitting)