Major Events Happening in Stark County, Ohio this April | Sports Destination Management

Major Events Happening in Stark County, Ohio this April

Mar 29, 2022

Several events are happening throughout Stark County in April, bringing visitors from across the state and nationwide.


The Canton Hall of Fame Marathon welcomes over 7,000 runners from all 50 states from April 22 to 24. The weekend starts with the Health & Fitness Expo on Friday, April 22, followed by the Earth Day 5K and Kids Mini- Marathon on Saturday, April 23, and culminates on Sunday, April 24, with the Marathon / Half Marathon / Team Relay finishing at Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium in Hall of Fame Village. Find out more information on the Canton Hall of Fame Marathon here.


Premier high school football athletes from across Ohio head to Massillon, Ohio, to compete in the Ohio High School Football Coaches Association North-South Classic at Paul Brown Tiger Stadium on Saturday, April 30. The first game kicks off at noon and features Divisions IV, V, VI, and VII athletes. Game two begins at 4 p.m. featuring Divisions I, II, and III athletes. Find out more information about the North-South Classic here.


Other April events in Stark County include:

2022 Great Lakes Regionals Gymnastics – Free to Fly at North Canton Hoover High School | April 8 & 9


Run Wild! TWC’s Spring Trail Run and Earth Day Celebration at The Wilderness Center | April 23


Find more upcoming events at


About Visit Canton:

The Stark County Convention & Visitors’ Bureau, d.b.a. Visit Canton, is funded by a lodging tax administered through the Stark County Commissioners. The organization’s mission is to promote travel to Stark County and facilitate operations that support the travel and tourism industry in Stark County.

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