Hamilton Winterfest presents more than 75 events across the city in neighbourhoods, parks, arenas, museums and arts centres from Fri. Feb. 1 to Mon. Feb. 18 featuring winter-inspired celebrations, theatre, heritage and recreation programming, and much more.
New this year is a series of Signature Events with a unique mobile approach called ‘The Canteen’ that introduces renovated mobile vehicles and a mobile stage by Leaf Box travelling to various locations in Hamilton (full schedule below). Visitors to ‘The Canteen’ can enjoy a custom fire pit, vendor market, live music, storytelling and the HPL Bookmobile, the Rogers Winteractive mobile air hockey tournament, Snowga! (yoga in the snow), hot drinks, food, and even an obstacle course designed for families.
Signature Event Line Up
Winterfest at Gage Park Sat. Feb. 2, 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Headliner Musician: Canadian premier of Madison McFerrin
Winterfest at Memorial Park, Waterdown Sat. Feb. 9, 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Headliner Musician: Corin Raymond
Arctic Arboretum at Royal Botanical Gardens’ Arboretum Sun. Feb. 10, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Feature: Arctic Arboretum Challenge on a 2km obstacle course designed for families.
Winterfest at Battlefield Park Sat. Feb. 16, 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Headliner Musician: ELLIS