Area Guide

Kent State University at Stark's Conference Center is conveniently located just minutes away from the Akron-Canton Airport, as well as numerous hotels, restaurants, attractions and museums. Whether you’re in town for a meeting or a special event, be sure to explore all that Canton, Ohio has to offer.


Kent State Stark proudly shares our campus grounds with the community for the Balloon Classic/Jackson-Belden Music Fest & Fireworks each summer as part of the Pro Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Festival.

For even more attractions and recreational choices, visit the Canton Convention & Visitors' Bureau.

Canton Visitors' Bureau