The Town of Canton presents “Pickin in the Park” for your enjoyment during the summer months. The event is free of charge and welcomes ALL ages to come and enjoy. During the event you hear local talent perform their music and local clogging teams dance the night away. These dance groups and musicians showcase our heritage […]
The Town of Canton has declared a State of Emergency due to the impact of the winter storm Diego. We encourage all of our Citizens to stay off the roads if at all possible. The Town of Canton staff is working around the clock to restore the roads for travel. If you find yourself in […]
Saturday, November 24, 2018
We hope that everyone will come to Canton to show support for Small Business Saturday on November 24, 2018. The local businesses have unique gifts for all ages that you can purchase while shopping in a hometown atmosphere that is second to none! We invite you to shop, eat, sleep, and play in Canton this holiday […]
Thursday, December 6, 2018
The Canton Tree Lighting Ceremony will begin at 5 pm in Sorrells St Park to kick off the Christmas Parade themed (A Wonderful Life in Canton) at 6 pm on Thursday, December 6th. For Spectators the Parade will begin at Advance Auto on Blackwell Drive and end at The Coastal Lamp Factory on Main Street. If […]
The Mayor and Board of Aldermen/women meeting scheduled for November 22, 2018 has been cancelled for the Thanksgiving holiday. The next meeting will be held on Thursday, December 13th at 6:30p.m. in the Walter Clark Board Chambers. These meetings are open to the public and all are welcome to attend.
Sunday, November 11, 2018
Colonial Theatre 53 Park Street, Canton NC
Come out to the Colonial Theater and join us for an evening showcasing some of our local talent on November 11th from 4pm-6pm. All proceeds go to benefit Haywood County Arts Council. For ticket information please call 828-452-0593. To honor our Veterans on Veterans Day they will receive free admission.
Sunday, November 11, 2018
Pisgah Memorial Stadium Canton, NC
The 2018 Veterans Day Ceremony will be held on November 11th at 3:00 pm at the Pisgah High School Memorial Stadium. Please come out to show your support and honor all of our Veterans. The Special Speakers will be Mayor Zeb Smathers, Major Greg Calloway, and Major Timothy Thomasson along with a presentation by the […]
Earlier today and as a continued precautionary measure the Town Manager for the Town of Canton released the below Press Release and with it a Declaration of a State of Emergency for the Town of Canton (in effect at 2:00pm today) to all area media outlets. Again, at this point this is a precautionary measure […]
Thursday, October 11, 2018
71 Penland St Canton, NC 28716
The Town of Canton in partnership with the American Red Cross will have a community blood drive on Thursday, October 11th from 10am to 2:30 pm in the Canton Armory located at 71 Penland Street. Please call 1-800-REDCROSS (1-800-733-2767) to schedule an appointment to donate or visit redcrossblood.org for more information.
Thursday, September 27, 2018
58 Park Street, Canton, NC 28716
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING There will be a Public Hearing of the Town of Canton’s Mayor and Board of Aldermen/women on Thursday, September 27th, 2018 @ 6:30pm in the Town Hall Board Chambers to consider an Ordinance amending a portion of Chapter 4 (Zoning), Section 9-4024 through 9-4029 of the Town of Canton Code of […]