Events Calendar

  • Family of Things

    Based in Hamilton, Ontario, the indie/alt-rockband Family of Things has been a collaborative sorority since 2012. Brad Barnham is a… More >

    Based in Hamilton, Ontario, the indie/alt-rockband Family of Things has been a collaborative sorority since 2012. Brad Barnham is a musical theory/composition graduate and choral conductor, while Aaron Brown is a jazz performance graduate, producer and drummer. Performance on the 3rd Floor of the Cotton Factory. Doors Open at 7:00pm Performance to begin at 8:00pm Click on the link below to purchase your tickets now! Fee: $20.00

    Time 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

    Location 270 Sherman Avenue North, Hamilton, L8L 6N4

    Web https://www.bruha.com/event/1144


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    14
  • Historic Cooking Workshop: Something Sweet!

    This cooking workshop begins in the remarkable historic kitchen below stairs where the costumed cook will provide an amusing hands-on… More >

    This cooking workshop begins in the remarkable historic kitchen below stairs where the costumed cook will provide an amusing hands-on session with you, whipping up a delicious sweet historic recipe. As it bakes in our wood-fired cast iron range you’ll be whisked away on a tour of Sir Allan MacNab’s 40 room home to experience life of the upper class. The morning ends with a sampling of a variety of historic delights in this delicious dessert-filled workshop! Victorians loved to eat an endless assortment of sweets, and so will you! Take home a booklet of the selected recipes.

    Suitable for ages 12 years +.

    Pre-registration is required.

    Cost: $55 per person. 

    Time 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Location 610 York Blvd., Hamilton, L8R 3H1

    Email dundurn@hamilton.ca

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


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    - Jul -
    15
  • Historic Garden Tours at Dundurn Castle
    Dundurn National Historic Site

    Dundurn's historic Kitchen Garden catered to the nutritional needs and aesthetic desires of the MacNab family 150 years ago. Enjoy… More >

    Dundurn's historic Kitchen Garden catered to the nutritional needs and aesthetic desires of the MacNab family 150 years ago. Enjoy informative stories and historic gardening knowledge conveyed by costumed garden staff. The tour promises to be a pleasure for the mind and the senses. 
    Time: 12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. and 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    Ages: All
    Cost: Free outdoor event. Regular admission rates apply to the museum.

    Location 610 York Blvd., Hamilton, L8R 3H1

    Email dundurn@hamilton.ca

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


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  • Make your own All Natural Products for Home and Body using ALL Canadian Ingredients Workshop

    Hosted by Ella Nunes, Herbalist and Aromatherapist. We will make 2 wonderful, all natural products using ALL Canadian Ingredients in… More >

    Hosted by Ella Nunes, Herbalist and Aromatherapist. We will make 2 wonderful, all natural products using ALL Canadian Ingredients in this fun and informative workshop. The first is a multipurpose, healing balm for dry skin, chapped lips, eczema, diaper rash, minor cuts and scrapes and anything you can think of. We will use local beeswax, hemp seed oil and locally grown herbs. The second product is a natural room/linen/body spray using locally grown essential oils. To participate in this unique workshop, please click on the link below.

    Time 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

    Location 270 Sherman Avenue North, Hamilton, L8L 6N4

    Email aromaticella@gmail.com

    Web https://www.bruha.com/event/1128


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    - Jul -
    15
  • Introduction to Encaustic Painting Workshop

    Although an ancient art form, this medium has many contemporary art possibilities. This one day workshop will introduce students to… More >

    Although an ancient art form, this medium has many contemporary art possibilities. This one day workshop will introduce students to a range of techniques used when painting with molten wax. Collage, sgraffito, image transfer and more will be covered to inspire confidence when working with this intriguing medium. Click on the link below to register!

    Time 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

    Location 270 Sherman Avenue North, Hamilton, L8L 6N4

    Email Learnencaustic@gmail.com

    Web https://www.bruha.com/event/1131


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    - Jul -
    15
  • Tom Wilson + Friends

    Tom Wilson is a Canadian legend, famed storyteller and visual artist. With over 40 years under his belt, his extensive… More >

    Tom Wilson is a Canadian legend, famed storyteller and visual artist. With over 40 years under his belt, his extensive career and tireless efforts as a musician has bestowed upon him numerous nominations and awards including 3 Juno Awards and 11 nominations and certified gold records from his work with popular rock band Junkhouse. His songwriting has seen his work recorded and with artists such as, Sarah McLachlan, City and Colour, Jason Isbell, Colin James, Lucinda William, Billy Rae Cryus, Mavis Staples, The Ranking Family, as well as his own bands Junkhouse, and Canadian treasure, Blackie and the Rodeo Kings. Doors Open at 7:00pm. Performance to begin at 8:00pm. Click on the link below to purchase your ticket. Tickets are $50.00 each.

    Time 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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

    Web https://tickets.theatreaquarius.org/TheatreManager/1/tmEvent/tmEvent1006.html


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    - Jul -
    15
  • Music at Fieldcote

    Enjoy a memorable performance every Sunday evening during the months of July & August.  A variety of talented musicians will… More >

    Enjoy a memorable performance every Sunday evening during the months of July & August.  A variety of talented musicians will be performing at the band shell on the grounds of Fieldcote Museum. Bring a lawn chair or a blanket and find a spot to be entertained.

    Free outdoor event. 
     
    Performance by The Wanted

    Time 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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

    Email fieldcote@hamilton.ca

    Web http://www.musicatfieldcote.com/


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    - Jul -
    16
  • Quilt Block Making Workshop

    Interested in being taught how to make quilt blocks by hand? Learn the techniques of how mothers and aunts use… More >

    Interested in being taught how to make quilt blocks by hand? Learn the techniques of how mothers and aunts use to teach young girls to get into sewing. Hear about the stories of the materials and where they came from while adapting a new hobby. This workshop needs no experience necessary. To participate in this session it costs $20.00. Click on the link below to secure your spot for this workshop.  

     

    Time 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

    Location 270 Sherman Avenue North, Hamilton, L8L 6N4

    Email mcgshadow@hotmail.com

    Web https://www.bruha.com/event/1137


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    - Jul -
    16
  • DANCE SERIES 1 of 5: Beginner Salsa Workshop

    Throughout this 2 Hour Salsa Dancing Workshop participants will learn how to lead and follow basic salsa patterns. This workshop… More >

    Throughout this 2 Hour Salsa Dancing Workshop participants will learn how to lead and follow basic salsa patterns. This workshop needs no experience necessary and is ideal for 16 +. The fee to participate for this workshop is $15.00. Please click on the link below to secure your spot.

    Time 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    Location 270 Sherman Avenue North, Hamilton, L8L 6N4

    Email alegriadanceco@gmail.com

    Web https://www.bruha.com/event/1140


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    - Jul -
    16
  • Ceremonial Rattle Making Workshop

    Anyone who has the interest can make their own ceremonial rattle and join in a tradition that goes back thousands… More >

    Anyone who has the interest can make their own ceremonial rattle and join in a tradition that goes back thousands of years across all ancient cultures.  With supplies provided, you will be taught in a simple and enjoyable way how to make your own rattle.  In addition, you will learn the history of ceremonial rattle making around the world.  I will also lead participants  on a rattle “journey” where you will gain personal insight into your individual rattle’s purpose. 
     
    Click on the link below to find out full details and register for this unique workshop opportunity. Note: there is a fee to participate in this workshop. 

    Time 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    Location 270 Sherman Avenue North, Hamilton, L8L 6N4

    Web https://www.bruha.com/event/1138


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    - Jul -
    16
  • Oakville Farmers' Market & Cultural Activities

    Downtown Oakville will come alive with cultural events and activities every Saturday from June to October thanks to Oakville’s Summer… More >

    Downtown Oakville will come alive with cultural events and activities every Saturday from June to October thanks to Oakville’s Summer Cultural Connection, a summer events initiative launched by the Town of Oakville and supported by a generous donation from Union Gas. One of these events includes a farmers’ market and creative cultural programming featuring town partners and local organizations on George Street every Saturday from June 3rd to October 28th, 2017, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. This event will celebrate Canadas 150th Birthday!

    Web http://www.oakville.ca/events/culture-farmers-market_1.html


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  • Celebrating Connections

    Throughout our gardens you will discover unique horticultural displays that celebrate our nation’s 150th anniversary while exploring multicultural, ecological, historical… More >

    Throughout our gardens you will discover unique horticultural displays that celebrate our nation’s 150th anniversary while exploring multicultural, ecological, historical and sustainable perspectives.

    Location 680 Plains Rd. W, Burlington, L7T 4H4

    Web http://www.rbg.ca/150-nature


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  • Centennial Rose Garden Refresh

    Our centennial Rose Garden is getting a facelift! Watch this exciting project as it gets underway in 2017.The refreshed Rose… More >

    Our centennial Rose Garden is getting a facelift! Watch this exciting project as it gets underway in 2017.The refreshed Rose Garden will allow RBG to interpret and promote Ontario’s innovation in sustainable gardening practices for visitors.

    Location 680 Plains Rd. W, Burlington, L7T 4H4

    Web http://www.rbg.ca/150-nature


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  • Dan Lawrie International Sculpture Collection

    The International Sculpture Collection to Royal Botanical Gardens. In 2017, new sculpture will be added to celebrate the Sesquicentennial. More >

    The International Sculpture Collection to Royal Botanical Gardens. In 2017, new sculpture will be added to celebrate the Sesquicentennial.

    Location 680 Plains Rd. W, Burlington, L7T 4H4

    Web http://www.rbg.ca/150


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  • With Glowing Hearts: Celebrating 1967

    How was the Centennial celebrated 50 years ago in Oakville? A fun and energetic recapturing of the atmosphere and spirit… More >

    How was the Centennial celebrated 50 years ago in Oakville? A fun and energetic recapturing of the atmosphere and spirit of the 1967 celebration featuring oversized photographs, 1967 paraphernalia, decade dolls, etc.

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


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  • Exhibit: Theatre Ancaster Celebrates 20 Years

    With a fascinating display of costumes, programs and posters from previous performances – Theatre Ancaster looks back at 20 years… More >

    With a fascinating display of costumes, programs and posters from previous performances – Theatre Ancaster looks back at 20 years of creativity and passion. 
    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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  • The View from Here

    The Glenhyrst’s permanent collection exhibition celebrates the 150th anniversary of Canada by showcasing masterworks by artists from Canada. More >

    The Glenhyrst’s permanent collection exhibition celebrates the 150th anniversary of Canada by showcasing masterworks by artists from Canada.

    Location 20 Ava Rd., Brantford, N3T 5G9

    Web http://www.glenhyrst.ca/exhibits/future-exhibits/


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  • Nature Connects Exhibit

    Building with LEGO bricks is about balance and connections, much like the biodiversity of Royal Botanical Gardens. Nature Connects takes… More >

    Building with LEGO bricks is about balance and connections, much like the biodiversity of Royal Botanical Gardens. Nature Connects takes the beauty of the natural world and puts it on display using the world’s most popular building block, creating a fun and inspiring exhibit that teaches people of all ages the importance of connecting with nature.

    Location 680 Plains Rd. W, Burlington, L7T 4H4

    Web http://www.rbg.ca/nature-connects


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  • Sidewalk Sounds

    Enjoy our historic art installation that will be displayed for Sidewalk Sounds. Display will be posted on actual addresses of… More >

    Enjoy our historic art installation that will be displayed for Sidewalk Sounds. Display will be posted on actual addresses of vintage fotos - displayed all day. Live music will start in the evening - 6-9pm. 5 different music performers and artisanal vendors, sidewalk sales of our businesses all along Concession St (between Upper Wentworth and East 33rd). Free event - ALL welcome to attend and enjoy the best of what Concession has to offer - and the fantastic views from the Mountain brow!

     

    This event will take place on May 19th, June 16th, July 21st, August 18th and September 15th. 

    Time 10:00 am - 9:00 pm

    Location 534 Concession Street, Hamilton

    Email concessionbia@gmail.com


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  • Exhibition: Ann Kipling and Takao Tanabe
    McMaster Museum of Art

    18 May – 5 August 2017 Ann Kipling and Takao Tanabe Recently donated works by two senior British Columbia-based artists… More >

    18 May – 5 August 2017

    Ann Kipling and Takao Tanabe

    Recently donated works by two senior British Columbia-based artists who have made a substantial contribution to the visual arts in Canada. 

    McMaster Museum of Art

    University Avenue, McMaster University

    1280 Main St. W. (enter campus via Sterling St.)

    Hamilton L8S 4L6

    voluntary admission $2

    hours: Tue/Wed/Fri 11am-5pm, Thurs 11am-7 pm, Sat 12-5 pm

    T: 905 525 9140 x23081

    museum@mcmaster.ca

    website: http://museum.mcmaster.ca

     

    Location 1280 Main Street West, Hamilton, L8S 4L6

    Email museum@mcmaster.ca

    Web http://museum.mcmaster.ca


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