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African Lion Safari: A Seriously Exotic Daytrip to Hamilton

African Lion Safari: A Seriously Exotic Daytrip to Hamilton

Posted in #MyHamilton, Hamilton Highlights
Wake Up the Wild - giraffe selfie

If you have yet to experience “Canada’s Original Safari Adventure”, make 2018 the year for this unforgettable outdoor day trip. African Lion Safari’s expansive drive through reserve lets families get closer than they ever imagined to some of the world’s most exotic species. Located just an hour’s drive from Toronto and around an hour and […]

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Explore Hamilton’s Hidden Heritage – Enjoy Museums FREE for Museum Crawl

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Hamilton civic museums will be participating in Museum Crawl this May, kicking off the month by opening up many historic sites and cultural facilities (for FREE!) for the May 5 and 6 weekend. This year, we are really excited to be including some sites that are rarely open to the public: Griffin House   Griffin House […]

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A Guide to Hamilton’s Street Art Scene

Posted in #MyHamilton, Arts
Street Murals

Spring is here which means it’s time to get outside and explore! Hamilton’s art scene is bursting with talent and many local artists have taken their work to the streets. Here’s a guide to just some of the city’s iconic, colourful street murals.   1. ‘Greetings from Hamilton’ Mural at Durand Coffee     It’s […]

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6 Reasons to Visit Royal Botanical Gardens

Posted in #MyHamilton, Hamilton Highlights, Nature
RBG Water lily

Royal Botanical Gardens (RBG) is Hamilton’s own Paradise Found. As the largest botanical garden of its kind in Canada, this National Historic Site and part of the Niagara Escarpment World Biosphere Reserve, is an open-air museum filled with natural wonders. The year-round attraction is comprised of 2,700 acres with four distinct gardens, 27 kms of […]

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Hamilton’s Brewing Heritage

Posted in #MyHamilton, History

Hamilton has seen a steady flow of new craft breweries open in the last few years – a perfect pairing for the city’s explosive culinary scene. This new wave of breweries are bringing back historic traditions in a new way, building on the deep roots of Hamilton’s brewing history. Hamilton’s Hop History Hamilton is a […]

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12 brunch spots worth visiting Hamilton for

Posted in #MyHamilton
Motel Brunch

Making plans to meet for brunch is one of my favourite things to do on weekends. Brunches are decadent, unrushed and a great time to reconnect with friends and family. Luckily, Hamilton has seriously upped its brunch game in recent years. With so many great options, it’s getting hard to choose where to go. Here […]

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It’s Here…Maple Syrup Season!

Posted in #MyHamilton, History
Westfield

The best part of getting over a harsh Canadian winter is that we are rewarded in spring with the gift of sweet, sweet maple syrup. Last year we headed to Westfield Heritage Village for their Maple Syrup Festival which kicks off March 4 this year. To get to Westfield it’s only a short 20-25 minute drive from […]

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To Market, to Market – Not to Miss Stops at Hamilton Farmers’ Market

Posted in #MyHamilton, Arts
Farmers Market Exterior

The Hamilton Farmers’ Market has long been a favourite local destination. But with a quickly developing ‘lunch hall’ scene and innovative new vendors, it’s fast becoming a must-see attraction for visitors as well. Here are all the reasons why you have to visit Hamilton Farmer’s Market: HISTORY The Hamilton Farmers’ Market was established in 1837 […]

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The Art Gallery of Hamilton

Posted in #MyHamilton, Hamilton Highlights
Exhibition Opening at AGH

  Hamilton’s zeal for the arts manifests in many ways: monthly Art Crawls, independent galleries spread across neighbourhoods, arts festivals and an overarching new outlook on Hamilton’s cultural landscape turned unofficial slogan: “art is the new steel.” But this momentum has been building for many decades, thanks in large part to one of the city’s […]

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What’s new in Hamilton for 2018

Posted in #MyHamilton, Hamilton Highlights
New in Hamilton for 2018 header

What’s New in Hamilton: From milestone anniversaries to delicious new dining, 40+ reasons why 2018 is going to be an epic year! How do you top a year like 2017 in Hamilton? You kick things up a notch and do 2018 bigger and brighter with a jam-packed schedule of new and notable cultural events, openings […]

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