Events Calendar

  • Canada 150 Open House: Dundurn Castle and The Hamilton Military Museum

    Join us from the exhibit opening of Our Hamilton: Through Their Eyes presented by The Hamilton Military Museum. This exhibit… More >

    Join us from the exhibit opening of Our Hamilton: Through Their Eyes presented by The Hamilton Military Museum. This exhibit focuses on Hamilton during the First World War told using diaries, letters and personal mementos from people who lived in Hamilton. Throughout the afternoon enjoy music from Ian Bell, meet members of the Hamilton Volunteer Calvary and remember to save time to visit our hands-on activity area  in the Coach House. Throughout the afternoon visitors can see Dundurn Castle, The Hamilton Military Museum and Dundurn's two acre Kitchen Garden at their own pace. FREE Event!

    Time 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    Location 610 York Blvd., Hamilton, L8R 3H1

    Email dundurn@hamilton.ca

    Web http://www.hamilton.ca/dundurn


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  • Canada 150 Open House

    FREE! Come check us out, learn about Hamilton’s first Waterworks and see our feature exhibit; “Fourth Millennium: the Blacksmith’s Art… More >

    FREE! Come check us out, learn about Hamilton’s first Waterworks and see our feature exhibit; “Fourth Millennium: the Blacksmith’s Art Continues”. The Golden Horseshoe Live Steamers will be joining in the celebrations on Saturday May 7th offering free miniature train rides.

    Time 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    Location 900 Woodward Ave, Hamilton, L8H 7N2

    Email steammuseum@hamilton.ca

    Web http://www.hamilton.ca/steammuseum


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  • “Battlefield Monumental Challenge 150”

    Come to Battlefield House Museum & Park and challenge yourself to walk up to the observation deck of the Battlefield… More >

    Come to Battlefield House Museum & Park and challenge yourself to walk up to the observation deck of the Battlefield Monument in honour of Canada’s 150th birthday. The first 150 registered participants will be given an official “Canada 150” logo pin to mark their achievement and contribution to Canada’s birthday celebration. This activity may help you meet your “ParticipACTION 150” goals. Rain or Shine. Registration begins at 11:30am on both May 6th and 7th at the Park.

    Location 77 King St. W., Hamilton, L8G 5E5

    Email friendsofbattlefield@gmail.com


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  • Our Hamilton; Through their eyes

    Gain insight into the lives of soldiers who protected the freedom of all Canadians in commemoration of our Nation’s 150th… More >

    Gain insight into the lives of soldiers who protected the freedom of all Canadians in commemoration of our Nation’s 150th Anniversary. The effects of the First World War were so far-reaching that they impacted the lives of every Hamiltonian. Follow the course of Hamilton’s involvement from the initial ‘call to arms’ to the post-war period through treasures from the collections of the Museum including letters, photos and personal items owned by Hamiltonians, and experience the war Through Their Eyes. Family: $11.50, Adults: $4, Seniors: $3.50, Youth: $3.50, Children: $3, Infants: Free

    Time 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    Location 610 York Blvd., Hamilton, L8R 3H1


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  • Sesquicentennial Quilt

    To honour Canada’s Sesquicentennial, the ‘Fieldcote Quilters’ are creating a special commemorative quilt. Members of the community are invited to… More >

    To honour Canada’s Sesquicentennial, the ‘Fieldcote Quilters’ are creating a special commemorative quilt. Members of the community are invited to submit quilt blocks based on the theme: “What Canada Means to Me”. The Quilt will be unveiled during Canada 150 Open House weekend.

    Time 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    Location 64 Sulphur Springs Rd., Ancaster, L9G 1L8


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  • Canada-150 Eh?!

    To celebrate Canada's 150th birthday, the Georgetown Choral Society is hosting a special concert. Canada-150 Eh?! is a celebration of… More >

    To celebrate Canada's 150th birthday, the Georgetown Choral Society is hosting a special concert. Canada-150 Eh?! is a celebration of 150 years of Canadian music. The concert takes place on Saturday, May 6th at 7 PM at the Georgetown Christian Reformed Church. Adult tickets are $20 and can be purchased on http://www.georgetownchoral.ca

    Web http://www.georgetownchoral.ca/


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  • Golden Horseshoe Live Steamer Days

    Catch a ride on miniature coal-burning steam-powered trains. Free event and museum admission More >

    Catch a ride on miniature coal-burning steam-powered trains.

    Free event and museum admission

    Time 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

    Location 900 Woodward Ave., Hamilton, L8H 7N2

    Web http://www.hamilton.ca/steammuseum


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  • Rick Mercer

    In 2017, Canada marks 150 years since Confederation. To celebrate, Rick Mercer presents an epic new keynote that will make… More >

    In 2017, Canada marks 150 years since Confederation. To celebrate, Rick Mercer presents an epic new keynote that will make you appreciate, as never before, this unique nation we call home. It’s a heart-soaring and laugh-out-loud funny affair, designed specifically for Canada 150.

    Location 440 Locust St., Burlington, L7S 1T7

    Web http://www.burlingtonpac.ca/what-s-on/event_/rick-mercer--second-show_17095.html


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  • Gerry Dee

    Though most familiar as the star, creator, and one of the principle writers for CBC's hit sitcom Mr. D, it… More >

    Though most familiar as the star, creator, and one of the principle writers for CBC's hit sitcom Mr. D, it is in stand-up comedy where Gerry Dee first hit his mark. Dee, who was a private school teacher for nine years before giving it up for comedy, became the first Canadian in 27 years to win the prestigious San Francisco International Comedy Competition, and was a finalist on NBC’s Last Comic Standing, the highest finish by a Canadian in the history of the show.

    Location 10 MacNab St. South, Hamilton, L8P 4Y3

    Web http://www.coreentertainment.ca/events/detail/gerry-dee


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  • Wednesday Wigglers - Ladybugs and Caterpillars

    Families can enjoy semi-structured preschool programming and a visit to the children’s museum. Enjoy songs, activities, story-time, sensory play, and… More >

    Families can enjoy semi-structured preschool programming and a visit to the children’s museum. Enjoy songs, activities, story-time, sensory play, and a craft with a different theme each week. Suitable for ages 0 to 4 yrs.
     
    Time: 10 to 11 am & 2 to 3 pm
    Cost: Regular admission rates

    Location 1072 Main St. E., Hamilton, L8M 1N6

    Email childrensmuseum@hamilton.ca

    Web http://www.hamilton.ca/childrensmuseum


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  • Mamma Mia

    The Ultimate Feel-Good Musical! On the eve of her wedding, a daughter’s quest to discover the identity of her father… More >

    The Ultimate Feel-Good Musical! On the eve of her wedding, a daughter’s quest to discover the identity of her father brings three men from her mother’s past back to the island they last visited 20 years ago. The story-telling magic of ABBA’s timeless songs propels this enchanting tale of love, laughter and friendship, and every night everyone’s having the time of their lives! An unforgettable experience to be shared by mothers, daughters and everyone who loves them.

    Location 190 King William St. W, Hamilton, L8R 1A8

    Web http://theatreaquarius.org/onstage/


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  • Canada 150 Celebrations of Lucy Maud Montgomery in Norval

    A variety of events are planned around building a legacy of the famous Canadian author who lived in the village… More >

    A variety of events are planned around building a legacy of the famous Canadian author who lived in the village of Norval from 1926 until 1935. The L.M. Montgomery Heritage Society has purchased the manse where she and her husband lived and has plans to preserve this piece of history and keep it for all time growing it into a museum. More information can be found here: http://www.visithaltonhills.ca/Destinations/Destinations.php?id=17

    Location 2809 Bovaird Dr. W, Halton Hills, L7A 0H5


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  • A Season of all Canadian Plays!

    To celebrate Canada's 150th birthday, the Georgetown Little Theatre’s current season is featuring all Canadian plays. In April you will… More >

    To celebrate Canada's 150th birthday, the Georgetown Little Theatre’s current season is featuring all Canadian plays. In April you will have the chance to visit the John Elliott Theatre and see a comedy drama by Norm Foster. Your future could be changed by a chance meeting at a bus stop as Holly and Robert discovered. This touching story will pull at your heart strings and leave a smile on your face. Tickets and more information about other shows please go to "http://georgetownlittletheatre.ca/

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  • At Home in Bronte, Perspectives & Reflections

    The At Home in Bronte, Perspectives, and Reflections initiative is a creative, interactive public art and place-making enhancement designed to… More >

    The At Home in Bronte, Perspectives, and Reflections initiative is a creative, interactive public art and place-making enhancement designed to celebrate Canada’s 150th anniversary and welcome new and existing Canadians home to Bronte Village in Oakville. This project will harness community participation and artistic expression to tell the story of both Canada and Ontario’s history in Oakville through the design and installation of individually painted Muskoka chairs along the public pier in Bronte Village, Oakville for the summer of 2017.The project will engage local professional artists, businesses, community groups, families and the community to paint individual Muskoka chairs, using the design of each chair to tell a unique piece of personal or collective history that has contributed to the last 150 years in Oakville, Ontario.

    Web http://oakvillenews.org/bronte-bia-receives-25000-for-canada150-from-province/


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  • Exhibit: Anything You Can Imagine... Student Art Show

    Come delight in the amazing creative talents shown by students from Ancaster High School.   Open 1 - 5 pm… More >

    Come delight in the amazing creative talents shown by students from Ancaster High School.
     
    Open 1 - 5 pm (Tuesday to Saturday)
    Regular admission rates apply
     

    Location 64 Sulphur Springs Road, Ancaster, L9G 1L8

    Email fieldcote@hamilton.ca

    Web http://www.hamilton.ca/fieldcote


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  • A Day of Play

    Begin at Tourism, walk our nature trails then head over to Chiefswood National Historic Site where you can play lacrosse,… More >

    Begin at Tourism, walk our nature trails then head over to Chiefswood National Historic Site where you can play lacrosse, archery or tour the gardens. Drive to Ohsweken and enjoy a traditional lunch. Tour the Iroquois Lacrosse Arena and shop at their store. Option to return to ILA to watch a lacrosse game.

    Half day option oered to independent travellers from $30 per person.

    Location 2498 Chiefswood Rd., Ohsweken, N0A 1M0


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  • Where Cultures Meet

     Begin at the Royal Chapel of the Mohawks. Visit the Woodland Cultural Centre Museum. Visit the Kanata Village (replica 17th… More >

     Begin at the Royal Chapel of the Mohawks. Visit the Woodland Cultural Centre Museum. Visit the Kanata Village (replica 17th century Mohawk Village). Explore downtown Ohsweken then head over to the Chiefswood National Historic Site. Visit Kayanase and tour the Palisade and Longhouse.</p> <p> Full day option oered to independent travellers from $65 per person. Tour groups min. of 20 people from $55 per person.

    Location 2498 Chiefswood Rd., Ohsweken, N0A 1M0


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  • Love of the Arts

    Begin at Tourism, collect information and tour the exhibits. Walk our nature trails then head over to the Chiefswood Natural… More >

    Begin at Tourism, collect information and tour the exhibits. Walk our nature trails then head over to the Chiefswood Natural Historic site. Drive to Ohsweken to enjoy a traditional lunch. Visit Our Sustenance – Six Nations Farmers Market. Spend the afternoon visiting local galleries and shops.

    Full day option oered to independent travellers from $50 per person. Tour groups min. of 20 people from $40 per person.

    Location 2498 Chiefswood Rd., Ohsweken, N0A 1M0


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  • Home and Native Land: Being Canadian Exhibit
    Oakville Museum at Queen Elizabeth Park Community and Cultural Centre

    A story of 150 voices! Artifacts, photographs and interviews of current Oakville residents, 150 voices tell our story! Representing different… More >

    A story of 150 voices! Artifacts, photographs and interviews of current Oakville residents, 150 voices tell our story! Representing different cultures and traditions from around the world, woven together to showcase Oakville’s vibrant community and its Canadian identity.

    Location 1225 Trafalgar Rd., Oakville, L6H 0H3

    Web http://www.oakville.ca/culturerec/canada-150.html


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  • Jewellery, Lapidary & Zentangle Classes
    Robert Hall Originals

    Take A Class at Robert Hall Originals! Jewellery Making: wire art, beading, fusing silver, sign up for one of our… More >

    Take A Class at Robert Hall Originals!

    Jewellery Making: wire art, beading, fusing silver, sign up for one of our classes or find 4 friends book a custom time.

    Lapidary: Learn to cut, trim, grind and polish a stone cabochon. 

    Zentangle: Whether you have never drawn before, or are experienced and looking for something to spark your intuition and creativity, this class is for you.

    For class details and registration, visit www.roberthalloriginals.com 

    Time 12:00 am

    Location 138 Sugar Maple Road, St. George, N0E 1N0

    Email inquiry@roberthalloriginals.com

    Web http://www.roberthalloriginals.com


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