Thursday, July 1, 2021

Movie Camp Out will be July 16

 Continuing a popular annual Canton Township summer tradition, Independence Park will be transformed into a campground during the Canton Leisure Services Annual Family Movie Camp Out, which is planned for Friday, July 16. 

Area residents can celebrate the great outdoors and 'camp out' during the summer event and enjoy fun activities as well as the featured animated movie “The Croods: A New Age” (Rated PG), under the stars in Independence Park, located at 1898 Denton Road in Canton.  

Activities or the entire family are planned beginning at 6 p.m. including family games. Dinner options and concession items will also be available on-site for a nominal fee.  

In the event of severe inclement weather, the movie may be suspended or cancelled. 

Campers and RVs will also be allowed to participate, however, no electricity or water hook-ups will be available.  The overnight camping fee is $25 and includes pre-movie activities. Set-up of tents and campers will begin at 4 p.m. Friday, July 16. Pre-registration is required and available at

Wristbands are available for a $7 fee those who prefer to take part in the activities and movie, but do not wish to camp out. Pre-registration is also required at   

For more information, call (734) 394-5460 or visit