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10 must-attend June events in Hamilton 2017

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Here are some of the top events happening in Hamilton in June 2017. For a list of all events happening in Hamilton in June visit our event calendar.


1. International Dundas Buskerfest

June 02, 2017 to June 04, 2017
Downtown Dundas Shopping District


Act performing this year at 2017 Dundas Buskerfest

Experience organized pandemonium, uncontrollable laughter and non-stop family fun!

Friday 6pm-10pm, Saturday 11:30am-10pm, Sunday 11:30am-6pm

Location: King Street, Dundas, ON , CA
Phone: 905-628-3217
Email: info@downtowndundas.ca
Website: www.dundasbuskerfest.com


2. Home Field with Billy Talent

June 03, 2017
Tim Hortons Field and Sonic Unyon

An incredible day of music taking place at the West Side Studio at Tim Hortons Field. This landmark concert event, Home Field welcomes Warner Music Canada recording artists and seven-time JUNO Award winners Billy Talent. The Mississauga band’s explosive headlining performance will be one of their final Canadian live dates of 2017.

Tickets to Home Field range in price from $35 to $99 plus applicable fees and charges.

Location: 64 Melrose Avenue North, Hamilton, ON , CA, L8L 0C3
Website: http://www.supercrawl.ca/homefield


3. Re-enactment of the Battle of Stoney Creek

June 03, 2017 to June 04, 2017
Battlefield House Museum & Park

Battle of Stoney Creek reenactment

Experience the drama, pageantry, and excitement of the Battle of Stoney Creek of June 6, 1813, one of the most important events in Canada’s history. Bring the whole family for games, food, demonstrations, musical entertainment, fireworks, and the Re-enactment itself. Visit the Friends of Battlefield House at www.battlefieldhouse.ca for more information.

Saturday: 10 am – 10 pm and Sunday: 10 am – 4:30 pm.

Location: 77 King St. W., Stoney Creek, ON , CA, L8G 5E5
Phone: 905-662-8458
Email: battlefield@hamilton.ca
Website: battlefieldhouse.ca/


4. Cirque Du Soleil OVO

June 07, 2017 to June 11, 2017
FirstOntario Centre


Cirque du soleil - Hamilton - OVO - June 2017

Thrilling more than five million people worldwide since the show premiered in Montreal in 2009 as a Big Top show, OVO will embark on a new journey, performing the same captivating production, but now in arenas, giving more people the opportunity to enjoy a Cirque du Soleil show in their own town.

See website for evening and matiness times.

Location: 101 York Blvd., Hamilton, ON , CA, L8R 3L4
Phone: 905-546-3100
Email: none@none.available
Website: www.cirquedusoleil.com/ovo


5. Toronto Argonaunts VS Hamilton Tiger-Cats – Home Opener!

June 16, 2017
Hamilton Tiger-Cats

Catch the action as the Ticats takes on the Toronto Argonauts at their Home Opener, 7:30 PM at Tim Hortons Field.

Location: Tim Horton’s Stadium, Hamilton, ON , CA, L8L 8C1
Phone: 905-547-2418
Email: info@ticats.ca
Website: www.ticats.ca/schedule


6. Dundurn’s Golden Anniversary Celebration

June 17, 2017
Dundurn National Historic Site

Dundurn - Exterior 4

Join us as we celebrate 50 years of restoration with special tours of newly restored rooms, view the rarely seen Cockpit building, and participate in hands-on activities such as gardening and cooking using tools and techniques from the 1850s. Throughout the day guests can enjoy music, crafts and games which were popular in MacNab’s time as well as in the 1960s when the museum first opened.

Location: 610 York Blvd., Hamilton, ON , CA, L8R 3H1
Phone: 905-546-2872
Email: dundurn@hamilton.ca
Website: www.hamilton.ca/dundurn


7. FlyFest

June 17, 2017 to June 18, 2017
Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum

Canadian Warplane 29

Come fly with at FLYFEST.

This Father’s Day weekend, bring Dad and the whole family to the Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum for a day of fun and flying. Many of the Museum’s vintage aircraft will be flown throughout both days but the best part is – YOU can be part of the action with a discounted flight!

NOTE: Aircraft appearances are subject to change due to weather, serviceability and operational commitments. NO REFUNDS, EXCHANGES OR RAIN CHEQUES

Time: 9 am to 5 pm
Admission: Adult (age 16+) $20, Child (age 6-15) $15, Members $15.
BUY in advance and SAVE until June 1 – Adult $18, Child $13.50. Price includes HST

Location: 9280 Airport Rd., Mount Hope, ON , CA, L0R 1W0
Phone: 905-679-4183
Email: museum@warplane.com
Website: www.warplane.com/upcoming-events/event-details.aspx?eventId=73


8. Red Hot Chili Peppers

June 22, 2017
FirstOntario Centre

The Getaway debuted at #1 on the Billboard Album Sales Chart and at #2 on the Billboard Top 200 upon its release in June. The Getaway marks the Grammy Award-winning band’s seventh top 10 album and third #2 on the Top 200 Chart. The album debuted at #1 in Australia, Belgium, Ireland, Netherlands, and New Zealand and at #2 in the United Kingdom and Germany.
June 22, 2017 – 8:00 PM
FirstOntario Centre
Tickets on sale: November 11, 2016 at 10:00 am

Location: 101 York Blvd., Hamilton, ON , CA, L8R 3L4
Phone: 905-546-3100
Email: none@none.available
Website: www.coreentertainment.ca/


9. It’s Your Festival 2017

June 30, 2017 to July 02, 2017
Hamilton Folk Arts Heritage Council

Its Your Festival - baro dununba bandshell

It’s Your Festival Hamilton, celebrating Canada’s Birthday in beautiful Gage Park, Hamilton, ON

Food, entertainment, games, contests and Canada Day ceremony!

Location: Gage Park, Hamilton, ON, CA
Phone: 905-525-2297
Email: info@hamiltonfolkarts.org
Website: www.itsyourfestival.ca


10. Tall Ships Return to Hamilton

June 30 to July 1, 2017
Rendez-Vous 2017

Fair Jeanne Canada Tall Ship - Hamilton Canada 150

The majestic Tall Ships are returning to Pier 8 – following their hugely successful visit back in the summer of 2013. You won’t want to miss this rare opportunity to witness the spectacle of 11 Tall Ships gracing Hamilton’s beautiful Waterfront.

Location: Pier 8, Discovery Drive, Hamilton
Website: www.rdv2017.com/en/trainee


For a full list of all events happening in Hamilton in June visit our event calendar.

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