(Canton, IL) – The 7th annual Old Fashioned Christmas Walk will be taking place once again in downtown Canton next month. Canton Main Street will be hosting the event that will be held in Jones Park as well as the rest of the downtown Canton area on Friday, December 5th from 5 until 7 p.m. Downtown area merchants will be offering special discounts on merchandise and serving cookies, cider, hot chocolate and other treats to say “Thank You” to their customers for their patronage. This year will also include the YWCA for the first time located at 111 North Avenue A. They will be offering a hot chocolate bar and a scavenger hunt for the children. For more information about the Old Fashioned Christmas Walk contact Dana Smith at 1-309-647-2677 or Carol Kohler at 1-309-647-0065.