Summer Serenades Returns for 2021 Season

Musicians reading music on stand

The popular seven concert series that combines the spontaneous sounds of nature and people enjoying a park with the orchestrated sounds of musicians runs through July and August this summer.  The free concerts will feature small groups of musicians from the Canton Symphony Orchestra.  Everyone is invited to bring your favorite picnic food, games, and blanket or chair and enjoy the music and family friendly setting.  Music begins at 6:30 p.m.

Please call 330-452-2094 (CSO box office) for updates.

What is Summer Serenades?

The series consists of one-hour performances in a casual program of light classics, pops, patriotic, and jazz and/or folk repertoire.  In the event of inclement weather or COVID-related issues, this concert will be cancelled. Please check for updates the day of at the Canton Symphony Orchestra Box Office at 330-452-2094.

2021 Schedule


July 1 | 6:30PM —  Brass Quintet |  Exploration Gateway Patio: Sippo Lake Park (5712 12th St. NW, Canton 44708)

July 8 | 6:30PM — String Quartet | Picnic Shelter: Fry Family Park (2533 Farber St. SE, Magnolia, 44643)

July 15 | 6:30PM — Brass Quintet | Cook’s Lagoon (1819 Mahoning Rd. NE, Canton 44705)

July 22 | 6:30PM — String Quartet | Lakeside: Deer Creek Reservoir (14514 Price St. NW, Alliance, 44601)

July 29 | 6:30PM — Woodwind Quintet | Tam O’Shanter Park (5055 Hills & Dales Rd. NW, Canton 44708)

August 12 | 6:30PM — Flute & Harp Duet | Quail Hollow Park (13480 Congress Lake Ave., Hartville, 44632)

August 19 | 6:30PM — Woodwind Quintet | Devonshire Park and Trail (4679 South Blvd. NW, Canton, 44718)