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Get Out Into the Green: Upcoming Outdoor Events at Civic Museums

Posted in #MyHamilton

Now that spring is finally upon us, the beautiful landscapes that surround our civic museum sites have come to life. Many days, as I find myself crossing a dewy grass field of blossoming tress or passing through a budding stonewalled […]

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Hamilton’s Electronic Music Scene

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For a long time, if you thought about Hamilton music, you thought about grit and guitars. Hamilton has been home to some gritty guitar bands – some great guitar bands – and that, for the most part, was the foundation […]

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10 Things to Do in Hamilton Victoria Day Long Weekend 2015

Posted in Tourism Hamilton Blog

Hamilton is abuzz with activity this upcoming long weekend. Read on for ideas on how to adventure and enjoy this beautiful city of ours this weekend. For even more ideas, visit a complete listing of activities and events happening this […]

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SoBi it! Take Advantage of Hamilton’s New Bike Share Program

Posted in #MyHamilton

“I’ve been wanting to try one of those, how does it work?” asked a man interestedly, as I locked up my SoBi bike the other day. I inadvertently launched into salesperson mode, extolling the virtues of Hamilton’s newest bike share […]

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Treat Your Mom to a Special Mother’s Day in Hamilton

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Looking for something special to do with mom this Mother’s Day? Check out our handy guide below for ideas on how to treat her right this Mother’s Day in Hamilton. 1. Heritage   Bring history to life by visiting one of […]

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Explore Hamilton’s Hidden Heritage – Enjoy Museum Month this May

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Hamilton civic museums will be participating in Museum Month this May, kicking off the month by opening up many historic sites and cultural facilities (for FREE!) in partnership with Doors Open and Jane’s Walk, May 2 and 3 weekend. This […]

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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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