hamilton Events

Friday July 28th, 2017

URG Music Fest

Jul 28

Inaugural URG Music Fest   HAMILTON ONT, June 28, 2017 – Unique Restaurant Group, URG, presents the inaugural URG Music Fest!  Saturday August 28, Ancaster Fairgrounds.   Headliners include:  Platinum Blonde, Honeymoon Suite, Saga, Doug and the Slugs, and The Kings.  Also featuring performances by local bands. Patrons will enjoy free parking, free onsite camping, and… Full details 

Hell In The Harbour

Aug 5

Hell In The Harbour is Back! On Saturday August 5th from 9:30am – 6pm, get ready to get muddy, Sore, and have your limits tested with this obstacle course for the record books! With over 17 obstacles, Hell In The Harbour is very excited to announce that one of last year’s favorite obstacles, the H.M.C.S. Haida… Full details 

Jimmy Buffett – I Don’t Know Tour

Aug 11

Friday  August 11  8 pm Toronto, ON (Thursday, March 30, 2017) — Toronto, the wait is over! Jimmy Buffett and the Coral Reefer Band will perform at Toronto’s Budweiser Stage for one night only, Friday, August 11 at 8pm, as part of Jimmy Buffett’s “I Don’t Know” Tour 2017. Local Parrotheads won’t want… Full details 

Hamilton Farm Crawl

Aug 12

Visit various farms in Hamilton and the surrounding area. Choose what farms to visit and in what order. Learn about organic vegetables, honey bees, permaculture farming, herbs, lavender, hostas, berries, local wine, and many types of farm animals such as cows, chickens, pigs and alpacas. Full details 

Artsfest Waterdown

Aug 19 - Aug 20 Festival event Festival

a celebration of the arts in all its forms, in historic Waterdown, Ontario. An upscale family friendly festival featuring jazz, classical, folk & world music, fine art exhibits, dozens of artisan vendors, and all kinds of arts activities. There is something for everyone who appreciates arts & culture. ArtsFEST Waterdown – The Festival…refined Full details 

Rotary Community Airshow

Aug 30

The Community Charity Airshow is the new name for the former Rotary Charity Airshow at Brantford Airport. Beginning in 1999, the community of Brantford and surrounding areas were first introduced to an Airshow courtesy of the Canadian Forces Snowbirds. Since then, the community has embraced the tradition of an Airshow the Wednesday prior to Labour… Full details 

Ovarian Cancer Canada Walk of Hope, Hamilton

Sep 10

The Ovarian Cancer Canada Walk of Hope is the largest and most powerful event of its kind in the country. Held in 39 communities nationwide, it is the only walk in Canada to direct all attention and fundraising towards overcoming ovarian cancer. This event unites communities across the country and encourages people who have been… Full details 

Strides for The General

Sep 16

Lace up your running shoes because the 7th annual Strides for The General is taking place on Saturday, September 16 at Hamilton’s Bayfront Park. Now is the time to register, start training and fundraising in support of Hamilton General Hospital Foundation! You have the power to make a tremendous impact in the lives of patients… Full details 

34th British Car Day

Sep 17

British Car Day® is a volunteer-run event hosted annually by the Toronto Triumph Club, a not-for profit organization dedicated to preserving and driving Triumph motor cars. Since its inaugural event in 1984, British Car Day® has grown in leaps and bounds, and this year drew around 1,000 British cars, over 50 vendors (Note 1) and… Full details 

GCS presents A Golf Tournament & Dinner

Sep 22

Join us for a fun filled afternoon of golfing on Friday September 22, 2017 starting at 12 Noon. For only $150 per golfer you will get 18 holes of golf with cart, lunch and dinner, putting and other course contests & 2 mulligans. There will also be a silent auction during dinner. CALL 905-692-3464 Full details 

Bruce Cockburn

Sep 30

  GOLDENVOICE   PROUDLY PRESENTS BRUCE COCKBURN   FIRSTONTARIO CONCERT HALL   SEPTEMBER 30, 2017 TICKETS ON-SALE FRIDAY APRIL 7 AT 10AM   #BruceCockburnAtTheCore (Hamilton, ON) – Spectra by Comcast Spectacor, providers of Venues Management for FirstOntario Concert Hall (formerly Hamilton Place) are pleased to announce that Bruce Cockburn, presented by Goldenvoice, is embarking on… Full details 

Inasmuch House Fundraising Dinner

Oct 5

Mission Services’ Violence against Women Shelter is marking 50 years of service to women and children making a new start in life. Please join us at the landmark LIUNA Station for a delicious dinner, live music and silent auction, all in support of Inasmuch House. Thursday, October 5, 2017 5:30 PM Reception Come early for… Full details 

Teaching Math through the Arts Workshop

Nov 3

Register today for our November 3rd, 2017 Teaching Math through the Arts workshop at Canada’s National Academy of Dance Education in Hamilton, ON. Workshop participants will be greeted at 10:00AM with complimentary coffee and tea. The morning session will begin with drama/dance focused approaches to teaching Math, followed by Music/Visual Arts focused Math lessons. The focus of the afternoons session will be providing teachers with Arts focused lesson plans, assessment ideas and activities to engage your students in the subject area of Math. Our mobile shop will also be set up so you can purchase all of our resources on the day of the event. You will leave the workshop with a plethora of exercises, activities and strategies and skills, just enough to revive your engines and reinspire you. Full details 

PIGS: Canada’s Pink Floyd

Nov 10

Formed in 2008 in Victoria, British Columbia, PIGS have spent nine years perfecting their craft in front of sold out audiences throughout Western Canada. On their Left + Right East Coast Tour of 2017, PIGS are bringing an epic and rare treat for Pink Floyd fans out East: the band will be crossing the country… Full details