Around Canton


Canton has many local and chain restaurants around town. Some local suggestions are:

Goin' Coastal- Seafood
Downtown Kitchen- American
Riverstone Corner Bistro- American
Queenie's- Southern food
Local on North- New American
Mamma Onesta's Italian Restaurant- Italian
Provino's- Italian
Soho Bagel Company

Activities Around Canton

Canton, GA is located in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, 45 minutes south of Ellijay, GA and about an hour from Atlanta. Check out the fall colors (may be peak time!) and visit apple houses around Ellijay or head to Atlanta for a variety of activites. Canton itself is a cute town with many shops, restaurants and parks around downtown. Ball Ground is a quaint main street community located 10 minutes north of Canton and has cute shops and lunch spots too.

Here is a list of places to visit:
Gibbs Gardens- Ball Ground, GA
Cherokee County History Museum and Visitor's Center- downtown Canton, GA
Woodmont Golf and Country Club- Canton, GA
Etowah River Park- Canton, GA
Funk Heritage Center- Waleska, GA (15 min. drive northeast)
Red Top Mountain State Park (35 min. drive southwest)
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site (45 min. drive southwest)
Amicalola Falls State Park (1 hour drive north)

Events Happening Near Canton:
Gibbs Gardens- Japanese Maples Colorfest
Taste of Kennesaw- Kennesaw, GA (30 min. drive south)
Chastain Park Arts Festival- Atlanta, GA (45 min. drive south)
Phrosne Ras