NORTH CANTON CHOCOLATE WALK
September 30, 2023. 1:00pm-4:00pm
To purchase tickets for the event please click here
Thank you to our 2023 Chocolate Walk presenting sponsor, Waggoner Chocolates!
Q: HOW DOES IT WORK?
A: A maximum of 250 community members will enjoy a walk that tours downtown North Canton while gathering chocolate treats from each participating business they visit. Attendees will check in at the Chamber office the day of the event to receive their passports, maps, and bags.
Q: HOW MUCH ARE TICKETS?
A: $20 (All Ages)
Q: ARE TICKETS STILL AVAILABLE FOR THE CHOCOLATE WALK?
A: Yes! Tickets will go on sale August 21, 2023 at 10:00am.
Q: WILL TICKETS SELL OUT?
A: We will sell a maximum of 250 tickets and anticipate that they will sell out.
Q: WHAT TIME SHOULD WE GET TO THE CHAMBER OFFICE TO CHECK IN AND PICK UP OUR BAGS AND MAPS?
A: We will be there to check you in between 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. Please check in early enough to allow yourself time to complete the walk by 4 p.m. (Please Note: In the past, it took people at least two hours to complete the walk)
Q: WHERE IS THE CHAMBER OFFICE?
A: We are located directly next door to the Howlin’ Bird on Main Street. Our address is 121 S. Main Street, North Canton, 44720.
Q: WHERE SHOULD I PARK?
A: We recommend parking in the lot behind the Chamber office and Howlin’ Bird. This lot is accessible from Harmon Street. Alternatively, you can park in any of the surrounding public lots such as that of the Hoover District, Library, etc.
IMPORTANT: WHERE DO I GO TO CHECK IN?
Please use the Chamber’s rear entrance, which is easily accessible from the parking lot mentioned above. To help us maintain a good flow during check-in, you must enter through the back door and leave through the front door (on Main Street).
Q: DO I NEED TO BRING MY ORDER CONFIRMATION?
A: No. The only thing we will need is the name of the person who purchased your ticket(s).
Q: HOW LONG WILL IT TAKE TO COMPLETE THE WALK?
A: This is completely up to you, but please plan for at least two hours. You can walk as quickly or as slowly as you’d like, and you can also stop for lunch and shopping along the way. This walk is yours to decide!
Q: WHERE DOES THE WALK GO?
A: The walk extends from the North Canton Fire Department to Waggoner Chocolates. You will check in at the North Canton Area Chamber of Commerce for maps and official Chocolate Walk bags. From the Chamber, you can head north or south on Main Street.
Q: WHICH BUSINESSES ARE PARTICIPATING?
A: A list of participating businesses and organizations can be found below. (We will give you a larger, printed map when you check in!) During the walk, each stop will have signage designating it as an official Chocolate Stop.
Q: HOW MANY CHOCOLATE STOPS WILL THERE BE?
A: We expect a minimum of 30 businesses/organizations and a maximum of 50 businesses/organization along the route to participate.
Q: WHY THIS EVENT?
A: We believe that community is very important, alongside offering a lively downtown experience for all! We know that chocolate is important, too, and we are excited to bring it all together in this celebration of our city.
2023 Chocolate Walk Participating Businesses
- Waggoner Chocolates
- Pav’s Creamery
- North Canton Public Library
- RE/MAX Trends Realty – the Laura Vandervaart Team
- The Crow’s Nest Diner
- Stuffed Pastry
- M&H Beans Coffee Co.
- Open Arms Adoptions
- DeHoff Realtors
- Body, Mind & Spine Wellness Center
- North Canton TV & Appliance
- Park Street Pizza
- North Canton Education Association
- Walthers Twin Tavern
- St. Paul Catholic Church
- St. Paul Catholic School
- The City of North Canton
- Inspired Balloon Designs
- Yara Capelli Salon
- The Cake Lady
- Yellow Blossom Bakeshop
- The Captivating Closet
- John Orr for City Council
- Wayne Savings Community Bank
- Hub Victor
- Another Broken Egg Cafe
- Ferrero/Fannie May
- Mary Kay Cosmetics
- Sate Termite
- JTEK Solutions
- Abbotts’ Bridal & Formalwear
- Jane Nicholson State Farm
- North Canton YMCA
- The Howlin Bird
- OPMC Med Spa
- Northminister Presbyterian Church
- The Commercial & Savings Bank