8 things to do over the August long weekend in Hamilton

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8 things to do over the August long weekend in Hamilton

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7 Sundays - August Long Weekend

It’s nearly mid-summer which means another long weekend! Hamilton has a long list of amazing things to see and do for July 28 to August 1. Read on for a few ideas, or check out our full August long weekend event listing.   1. Dusk Dances (July 28 – July 30)   Dusk Dances is […]

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5 reasons to visit the RBG’s new Rock Garden

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In spring of 2016, Royal Botanical Gardens proudly unveiled a stunning space that will appeal to both avid green thumbs and those who appreciate sustainability and the great outdoors. The David Braley and Nancy Gordon Rock Garden is now officially open to the public. The stunning, contemporary new Visitor Centre that you can see from […]

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9 Must-Attend Summer Music Festivals in Hamilton

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Strangewaves Festival goers

As the summer sun settles over Hamilton, it’s time for people to get outside. There’s no better way to enjoy the warmth than with a little music – or a lot of music, if you prefer. Festival season is in high gear from now until September. Hamilton’s music festivals feature some of the best local, […]

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Weekend Guide to Hamilton

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Gore Park Fountain - Must see things Hamilton

Looking for a weekend getaway in the GTHA? Expedia.ca teamed up with Tourism Hamilton and the Hamilton International Airport to bring you a weekend guide of things to do in the Hammer.   Characterized easily as a natural playground and cultural hub, Hamilton makes for a superb getaway during any season. Lake Ontario and the […]

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Hamilton’s Hidden Historic Treasures

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Hamilton is an exciting place to be right now, especially for those attracted to the amazing architecture the city boasts. There are many hidden historic treasures in Hamilton that can be both looked at and admired, but also be experienced and enjoyed. Here are some amazing historic places you can only experience in Hamilton.   […]

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6 things to do for Canada Day in Hamilton

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Canadian Flag

Celebrate Canada through the ages at one of these great Canada Day events happening in Hamilton this weekend. Annual Oh Canada Ribfest Waterdown Memorial Park June 30, 2016 to July 03, 2016   Sing Oh Canada at the annual Waterdown Oh Canada Ribfest at Waterdown’s Memorial Park. Come out for the ribs and stay for […]

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6 events to experience in Hamilton this season

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francofest performer

There’s always an exciting energy in the air with the change of a season. Right now everyone is anxious to break out the summer wardrobe and burst outside. Hamilton is busier than ever these days and we’re about to see the first wave of spring and summer events in the city. Take note – lots […]

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Spring Music Festival Roundup in Hamilton

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Francofest

As the days begin to heat up in Hamilton, so does festival season. By mid-May events are in full swing, celebrating the talents of local emerging and established artists, as well as national and international performers, in all styles of music from rock to classical. On the streets, in parks, and in various venues around […]

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Celebrate Victoria Day in Hamilton

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Dundas Fireworks

The sun is shining and the temperature is rising, all good signs for this Victoria Day weekend. Celebrate the Queen’s birthday in style this long weekend by soaking up some sun, music, knowledge and art in our beautiful, historic city. Sidewalk Sounds Party in the street! On  Friday, May 20, six musical artists will be […]

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Treat mom to a special meal in Hamilton this Mother’s Day

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Taylors Tea Room vintage tea cup

Once a year, we get the opportunity to show our appreciation for our moms. For those in Hamilton this Mothers’ Day, a visit to one of our city’s great eateries for a delicious, carefully considered brunch or dinner in mom’s honour is a terrific way to say “Thank you for all that you do.” Reservations […]

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