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Ottawa Street – from Fabric District to Design Destination & Culinary Hub

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Ask any long-time Hamilton resident about Ottawa Street and the stories come pouring out. It might involve memories of catching a matinee at the Avon Theatre, hanging on to the hem of their mom’s skirt while she browsed through shops […]

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Bringing Back the Block – The Story of Hamilton’s Iconic Lister Building

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Hamilton is experiencing an incredible period of growth. The recent revitalization of the Lister (a building my Tourism and Culture colleagues and I are lucky enough to call our office), has sparked significant increase in development interest downtown, resulting in […]

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What to do in Hamilton: Easter Weekend 2015

Posted in Hamilton Now

The Easter long weekend is the perfect time to experience all that Hamilton has to offer. Check out the list below for some great Easter activities, programming and other events happening in the city during the long weekend. For more fun ideas, view […]

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It’s Here…Maple Syrup Season!

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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 weekend we headed to Westfield Heritage Village for their kick off to sap season […]

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The JUNOS in Hamilton – A Look Back

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After months of anticipation and building excitement, The JUNO Awards swept through Hamilton last week (March 9 to 15). It seems like we just gathered for that first press conference at Catherine North Studio in December to welcome the JUNOS […]

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A JUNOs Hamilton Dining Guide

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Welcome to Hamilton and get ready for our spectacular Juno week celebrations! If you’re visiting Hamilton for the first time, you’re in for a fantastic experience.  In addition to the famous music scene so integral to Hamilton’s identity, our local […]

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Hamilton’s JUNO Nominees Share Their Favourites

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You’re headed to Hamilton for the music. You’re headed to Hamilton for the parties. You’re headed to Hamilton for The JUNO Awards.  The parties and concerts, however, aren’t in motion for a continuous 24-7 cycle. That’s probably good – you’re […]

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A ‘Ribbiting’ Frog Exhibit at Royal Botanical Gardens – A Chorus of Colours

Posted in #MyHamilton, Royal Botanical Gardens

Although it seems as though winter is lingering, we all know that spring is really just around the corner… right? However, for those days and weeks between now and then, when you are aching to climb your way out of […]

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Getting red-carpet ready for the JUNOS – A Hamilton shopping guide

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The JUNO Awards are right around the corner, and along with choosing which JUNOfest shows to attend and which Fan Choice nominee to vote for, comes another important decision – what to wear! Hamilton’s fashion scene is incredibly vibrant, with […]

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