Frequently Asked Questions

Where can I park at the Civic Center?
Parking is run by Ampco Parking Systems. Ampco and Arts in Stark are updating their parking fees starting Jan. 1, and Jeff Dunham this Saturday (10/26/2019) will be the first "special event" with a $10 fee. Parking is located in one of 4 main lots. There is a parking garage located right on the Civic Center lot. Also, there is parking directly behind the building in the Educational Lot, on the north side of the building, and across the street at the Nationwide Insurance building. Parking buyouts can also be arranged for some events by contacting Ampco at 330-455-7275.

Where can I get tickets to an event at the Canton Civic Center?
Tickets can be purchased for Civic Center events at the Civic Center Box Office Monday through Friday 10am-4pm. For weekend events, the box office usually opens four hours prior to the event time. Tickets can also be purchased online at

Does the Civic Center serve food/drinks and alcohol?
The Canton Civic Center has multiple concession stands and other vendors serving food and drinks for events. Depending on the event, the Canton Civic Center will serve alcohol. The Canton Civic Center proudly serves Pepsi and Budweiser products.

Can I bring food or drinks into the venue?
Outside food and beverages are not permitted.

How can I find out about upcoming events?
Our complete event calendar is available at our website and on our Facebook page You can also access our automated event line at 330-489-3090.

Is the Canton Civic Center and the Cultural Center for the Arts the same entity?
The Canton Memorial Civic Center and the Cultural Center for the Arts are two separately run buildings, even though they are in very close proximity. The Canton Memorial Civic Center is owned by the City of Canton and managed by ASM Global. The Cultural Center for the Arts is a privately run center and houses many of Canton's fine and performing arts.