hamilton Events

Sunday November 19th, 2017

Fall Mainstage: The Top of the World

Nov 22 - Nov 25

A playground is a place for climbing, jumping, swinging and spinning; it’s a forum for safe exploration. What would it be like to have that kind of designated play area with our deeper thoughts? A play space where profound words and ideas — right alongside silly ones — were the structures we could explore? What… Full details 

28th Annual Serendipity Auction

Nov 23

The Catholic Children’s Aid Society of Hamilton invites the community to support its work through the annual Serendipity Auction. The theme for this year’s event is The Nutcracker. A light supper is served while guests mingle amidst the fantasy and glamour of Nutcracker-themed décor and bid on a wide range of silent auction items. Through… Full details 

Localmotion – Hammer City Roller Derby Fundraiser

Nov 24

Localmotion: a fusion of the best that Hamilton has to offer. This super chill 100% locally inspired evening is the perfect alternative to your typical Friday night. Our November event is a special edition fundraising event for Hammer City Roller Derby. We’ve curated an elite group of artists who have created some incredible derby inspired… Full details 

Vanier Cup 2017

Nov 25

The ArcelorMittal Dofasco Vanier Cup, the championship game for Canadian university football, is one of the country’s most storied sporting events. The first national championship game, then called the Canadian College Bowl, was won by the University of on Nov. 20, 1965. Two years later, a playoff system was instituted by the governing body for… Full details 

Christmas Concert: Magnify

Dec 1

Join us as we mark the 500th anniversary of the Reformation and begin the Advent season with Genevan psalms, Lutheran chorales and Bach’s Magnificat. The Redeemer Concert Choir will perform with a professional orchestra and soloists, and invite the audience to join with some congregational singing. Full details 

CHORUS HAMILTON

Dec 9

Join Chorus Hamilton and welcome the Christmas season with one of Mozart’s most famous choral works, the Coronation Mass, as well as many more traditional Christmas favourites on Saturday, December 9, 2017 starting at 7:30 p.m. in St. Paul’s United Church, 29 Park Street West in downtown Dundas, Ontario. Soloists will be Melanie Conly, soprano;… Full details 

Polar Plunge for Special Olympics

Dec 14

Event Title: Polar Plunge for Special Olympics Event Address: 467 Beach Blvd., Hamilton Date: December 14 2017 Time: 3 pm Correctional officer recruits from the Ontario Correctional Services College and other members of the Law Enforcement community will be taking the plunge into the frigid waters of lake Ontario to help raise funds and awareness… Full details 

The Princess Ball

Jan 12

The Princess Ball in support of Cystic Fibrosis Canada is an enchanting family event for children ages 3-12.Tickets go on sale online at hamilton.snapd.com: Saturday November 4th, 2017 at 10:30am. Get them soon because last year tickets sold out in 36 hours! Full details 

Steeltown Stair Climb 2018

Feb 3

26 Storeys 533 Steps 338 feet tall 100 King West at Jackson Square, Hamilton Saturday February 3, 2017 9:00 am Registration 9:45 Warm up 10:00 am tentative Civilian Climbs Begin 11:30 am First Responder Climbs Begin 12:30 pm Awards Celebration Full details 

Chris Hadfield Canada 151 Tour

Feb 8

FIRSTONTARIO CONCERT HALL   FEBRUARY 8, 2018   TICKETS ON-SALE FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 3RD AT 10AM! #ChrisHadfieldAtTheCore   (Hamilton, ON) – Spectra by Comcast Spectacor, providers of Venue Management for FirstOntario Concert Hall are pleased to announce that Colonel Chris Hadfield will be stopping at FirstOntario Concert Hall on Thursday, February 8th, 2018 as part of… Full details 

Hamilton Kids-Fest 2017

Feb 17 - Feb 19

Hamilton Kids-Fest offers great Family Day weekend fun 80,000+ square feet of inflatables, shows, shopping, laughs & museum fun! What: Hamilton Kids-Fest — Canada’s largest indoor inflatable festival returns on Family Day Weekend! Blown up and ready for play will be some of North America’s largest indoor inflatable rides. Kids will jump, bounce, slide, crawl… Full details