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What time is your event scheduled to begin.
What time is your event scheduled to conclude.
Depending on the type, location of event, you may be required to obtain security and/or ems services.
If you plan to sell or serve alcoholic beverages, you must first make an application (at least four weeks in advance) to the Ohio State Division of Liquor Control. You may call the Ohio State Division of Liquor Control at 614-644-2360 for more information.
If you serve/sell food and/or cook over an open flame, you may need permits and/or inspections from any of the following entities:
Any food vendors must contact the Health Department at 330-438-4656 to obtain proper licensing.
If you plan to sell and/or serve food (including food trucks), you must contact the Health Department at 330-438-4656 to obtain proper licensing. You may print he attached document for your convenience.
This section is not for residential and/or personal fireworks as they are illegal to discharge in the state of Ohio.
Firework displays must authorized by the Canton Fire Department. Please call 330-438-3411 for assistance with requirements for fireworks licensing.
If you plan to sell goods, you may need permits or inspections from any of the following entities:
If carnival rides are to be used, a permit must be obtained. Please call the City License Department to obtain it at 330-438-4480.
If sound amplification equipment is to be used or excessive noise may result from your event, a sound variance may be required. Please call the City License Department to obtain it at 330-438-4480.
Please click the above link for a sound variance application.
If tents are to be used, you will need to obtain a permit from the Canton Fire Department by calling 330-489-3411.
$100 daily rental fee each - Please check all requested spaces.
If you wish to inquire about Canton Centennial Plaza, please go to www.CantonCentennialPlaza.com for more information. (This is not an active link, please copy and paste it into your browser.)
The public event fee for Canton Parks is $100 for profit organizations and/or individuals, $50 for non-profits, and $25 for Neighborhood Associations of Canton. This fee includes one shelter if one is available at that site. All additional shelters at that location which cannot be used due to the event will be added to your invoice. For more information on rentable shelters please go to https://cantonparksandrec.recdesk.com/Community/Facility?type=2
What street (or portion of) do you wish to close? (for example: Market Ave)
From what street, (for example: 3rd St. North)
to what street. (for example: 4th St. North)
If you are closing a road that will affect your neighbors, click on the above link, print out the form, have those that will be affected sign and return to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please submit a detailed map showing what roads you would like closed.
Please be advised the City may be able to provide access to the following resources upon request and availability.
Please check all items that may be necessary for your event.
The City does not provide:
If needed, arrangements for these items must be made by the requestor through alternative means.
Please submit a map (no larger than 8 1/2 by 11 inches) of the route or layout of the event. Include on the map:
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