Canton DDA Announces #ShopLocalShopCanton Photo Contest

Rainbow flyer for Canton local business photo contest.

Feb. 2, 2021

Contact: Amy Hamilton
Canton Downtown Development Authority

CANTON, MI- Take your best shot at a local Canton business and enter the #ShopLocalShopCanton photo contest throughout February 2021 for opportunity to win a $100 Gift Card.

The Canton Downtown Development Authority is inviting everyone to show off their photographic creativity, show some love for the Canton community and take their best shot at local Canton businesses.

To enter, post pics on Facebook with tag #ShopLocalShopCanton giving ShopCanton permission to repost and possibly publish in print. Entrants should be sure to make posts public & tag with the correct hashtag to enter!

Each week during February 2021 on Thursdays, the ShopCanton marketing team will search & repost photo entries on the ShopCanton Facebook page. Each week, on Mondays, Feb. 8 – Mar 1 the photo with the most likes on ShopCanton’s Facebook Page will win $100 gift card!

What’s it going to be: a selfie with the business owners, a beautiful shot of an item for sale, a delicious mouthwatering dish, a unique angle of a business interior or exterior, a gorgeous hairstyle, a fancy cocktail, your sweetheart modeling an outfit, friends bowling? There are so many options! Canton’s Ford Road offers three miles filled with over 300 stores, services, entertainment venues, diverse dining options and offers something for everyone. Located from just west of Canton Center Road to just east of Lotz Road, off I-275.

For ideas of where to photograph and how to get there, visit the directory and choose from a variety of local Canton businesses. It’s So Diverse…

For more information about the photo contest rules, visit