What’s On

Whether you’ve already set dates for your visit to Hamilton Halton Brant, or are planning your stay around ‘what’s on’, we’ve got tools to help you get the most out of your trip. Let the local experts help you explore our region with packaged experiences and tours, and browse our travel deals and offers for savings on on accommodations, attractions and more.

While we love welcoming visitors any day of the year, we host an amazing collection of world-class festivals, concerts, cultural celebrations, historical re-enactments and many other special events that you may want to plan your next getaway around. Use our events calendar to start planning your next trip.

Top Events

January 1, 1970 The Rockton World’s Fair

Urban and rural meet during this longstanding Thanksgiving tradition.

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January 1, 1970 Winona Peach Festival

January 1, 1970 Grand River Champion of Champions Pow Wow

Feel the heartbeat of First Nations culture.

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June 20 - 21, 2020 Flyfest

June 6 - 7, 2020 Re-enactment of the Battle of Stoney Creek

January 1, 1970 Paris to Ancaster Bike Race

March 29, 2020 Around the Bay Road Race

January 30 - February 2, 2020 2020 UCI Para-Cycling Track World Championships

Support our Athletes as They Shoot for Tokyo.

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January 24 - 26, 2020 2020 TISSOT UCI Track Cycling World Cup

Cheer on World Class Cyclists.

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November 16 - January 5, 2020 Holiday Traditions at RBG

October 17 - 27, 2019 Art Gallery of Hamilton Film Festival

Get Reel at the AGH Film Festival this October.

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September 13 - 15, 2019 TD Brantford International Jazz Festival

September 13 - 15, 2019 Supercrawl

A one-of-a-kind three-day music and art festival along James Street North.

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June 8 - 16, 2019 Sound of Music Festival

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April 15, 2021

Spring Break Workshop – Pinch Pot

Woodland Cultural Centre

184 Mohawk Street, Brantford, ON, N3T 5V6

April 15 10am or 1pm. Fee: $13. Virtual event

Now thru April 16

Virtual Visits: Spring Break

Date: April 12-16, Time: 1-hour sessions; 11am-12pm or 2pm-3pm, Fee: $40

Now thru April 16

Virtual March Break Camp

Royal Botanical Gardens

680 Plains Road West, Burlington, ON, L7T 4H4

5-7 years old: 9 a.m., 8-9 years old: 11:15 a.m., 10-12 years old: 2 p.m.

Now thru April 16

Spring Break Camp-in-a-Box

Art Gallery of Hamilton

123 King Street West, Hamilton, ON, L8P 4S8

Date: April 12-16, Fee: $45-$110, Registration Required.

Now thru April 16

Spring Break Virtual Workshops

Woodland Cultural Centre

184 Mohawk Street, Brantford, ON, N3T 5V6

April 20

Working with Nature: Selecting the Right Plants Workshop

Conservation Halton

2596 Brittania Road West, Burlington, ON, L7P 0G3

April 20 6:30-8pm. Fee: $8/workshop, $20/series. Registration required.

April 21

Virtual Screening: Rustic Oracle

Woodland Cultural Centre

184 Mohawk Street, Brantford, ON, N3T 5V6

April 21 at 1pm. Donations encouraged. Virtual event.

Now thru April 21

Virtual Tour: Mohawk Residential School

Woodland Cultural Centre

184 Mohawk Street, Brantford, ON, N3T 5V6

April 12 & 16 at 10am, April 14 & 21 at 7pm. Fee: $10 donation....

April 23

Virtual Visits: Harry Potter

Ireland House Museum

2168 Guelph Line, Burlington, ON, L7P 5A8

Online event. Friday, April 23, 11am-noon. Fee: $15

April 24

Online Painting Workshop: Green, Green and more Green

Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant

20 Ava Road, Brantford, ON, N3T 5G9

April 24th from 10am-4pm. Fee: $80 (non-member) $60 (member). Registration Required. Online event.

April 27

Rain Gardens and Low Impact Landscaping Workshop

Conservation Halton

2596 Brittania Road West, Burlington, ON, L7P 0G3

April 27th 6:30-8pm. Fee: $8/workshop, $20/series. Registration Required.

Now thru May 1

Poutine with a Purpose

Dates: April 23 - May 1, 2021  Tickets: No tickets are required or free to...

May 9

Mother’s Day Victorian Tea & Treats

Sunday, May 9th at 1:30pm, Tickets: $30 ($27 members), Registration required.

Now thru May 31

Virtual Tour: Oakville Museum

Oakville Museum at Erchless Estate

8 Navy Street, Oakville, ON, L6J 2Y5

Virtual Tour, Free

Now thru May 31

RBG at Home

Royal Botanical Gardens

680 Plains Road West, Burlington, ON, L7T 4H4

Now thru May 31

AGH Tours: Fridays at Four

Art Gallery of Hamilton

123 King Street West, Hamilton, ON, L8P 4S8

Online Only, Free, Every Friday at 4pm

April 22 - May 31

2021 AGH Art Sale

Art Gallery of Hamilton

123 King Street West, Hamilton, ON, L8P 4S8

April 29 - June 3

Online Writing Class: Our Town with Larry Brown

Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant

20 Ava Road, Brantford, ON, N3T 5G9

Thursdays April 29-June 3 from 6:30-8:30pm. Fee: $120 (non-member), $100 (member). Registration Required. Online workshop.

June 4

Virtual Visits: Fun in the Sun

Online event. Friday, June 4, 11am to noon. Fee: $15

Now thru August 23

Instruments of Exchange: Coins from Antiquity to Today

McMaster Museum of Art

McMaster University, 1280 Main Street West, Hamilton, ON, L8S 4L6

Open Tues/Wed/Fri 11 am - 5 pm; Thursday 11 am - 7 pm; Saturday 12...

Now thru December 31

Team-Building Art Experiences

studio k2

156 Parkdale Ave N, Hamilton, Ontario L8H 5X2

Scheduled to suit your team requirements! Group events ranging from $35/person...

Now thru December 31

Artist-to-Artist

studio k2

156 Parkdale Ave N, Hamilton, Ontario L8H 5X2

Current virtual opportunities are free and others will be detailed as we open up again...

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