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Upcoming events in and around St. Catharines

DateEvent Description
Saturday, September 27 2014
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Monday, December 31 2018

9am-5pm
Doing Our Bit: WWI from St. Catharines to the Western Front

In honour of the 100th Anniversary of the First World War, discover the wartime experiences of St. Catharines residents at home and at the front.

Admission: By donation.

Location: St. Catharines Museum and Welland Canals Centre, 1932 Welland Canals Pkwy.

Contact: 905-984-8880
www.stcatharinesmuseum.ca
Tuesday, May 23 2017
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Tuesday, October 3 2017

Tuesday evenings 5pm-8pm
Open Late at the Museum

Check out the galleries and participate in special activities for a memorable, after-hours museum experience!

Admission: by donation

Location: St. Catharines Museum and Welland Canals Centre, 1932 Welland Canals Pkwy.

Contact: 905-984-8880
www.stcatharinesmuseum.ca
Saturday, June 3 2017
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Saturday, October 7 2017

Saturdays, 11am-1:30pm
Music in the Square

Enjoy the light sounds of local musicians while shopping at the Farmers' Market.

Location: Market Square, 91 King St.

Contact: 905-688-5601 ext.1508
www.stcatharines.ca/musicinthesquare
Saturday, June 3 2017
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Saturday, October 7 2017

Saturdays, 9am-11am
Market Discovery Table

Fun for kids of all ages, featuring a different farm theme each week. Enjoy hands-on experiences such as making butter, creating seed mosaics, honey tasting, market searches and more.

Location: Market Square, 91 King St.

Contact: 905-688-5601 ext.1508
www.stcatharines.ca/discoverytable
Sunday, June 25 2017
Ride Don't Hide

Community bike ride for all ages to raise funds for local mental health programs, raise awareness and break the stigma surrounding mental health issues.

Admission: $35. Kids under 12 ride free.

Location: Brock University, 1812 Sir Isaac Brock Way

Contact: 905-641-5222
www.ridedonthide.com
Saturday, July 1 2017
9am-5pm
Canada Day Celebration

Enjoy a very patriotic Dominion Day picnic and see the museum's new "One-Five-Oh" exhibit, which explores St. Catharines through the lens of the city's diverse residents in a 'living time capsule' created with members of the community.

Admission: by donation.

Location: St. Catharines Museum and Welland Canals Centre, 1932 Welland Canals Pkwy.

Contact: 905-984-8880
www.stcatharinesmuseum.ca
Saturday, July 1 2017
noon-4pm
Canada Day Celebration

Fun for the whole family featuring live musical entertainment, crafts, bouncers, rock climber, birthday cake and more.

Admission: free.

Location: Rennie Park, 60 Lakeport Rd.

Contact: 905-688-5601 ext.1508
www.stcatharines.ca/canadaday
Saturday, July 8 2017
9am-4pm
Classic Car Show

Over 400 fantastic classic and custom cars, along with live entertainment and other family-friendly activities.

Free admission.

Location: Downtown, along St. Paul St.

Contact: 905-685-8424
www.mydowntown.ca
Sunday, July 9 2017
Full Moon Ghost Walk

Take an eerie guided stroll and explore the history and haunted tales of some of the city's oldest buildings under the magic of the full moon.

Tickets are $10 each. Group discounts are available. Advance tickets are required.

Location: Meet at Market Square, 91 King St.

Contact: 905-685-8424
www.mydowntown.ca
Monday, July 10 2017
6pm-8pm
"Sailboat Sunset" Paint Party

Fundraiser for the Arts in Medicine program at the Walker Family Cancer Centre. For every ticket sold, $10 goes to the program.

No experience required. Materials provided.

Tickets: $40.

Location: St. Louis Bar & Grill, 300 Fourth Ave.

Contact: 905-323-3863
www.onefoundationfornhs.com/events
Tuesday, July 18 2017
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Monday, August 14 2017

Wise Guys Charity Fund Events

Wise Guys is a registered charity which supports capital projects or programs in Niagara.

This year's events feature the following:
Sunday, July 16 - Valvano 'The Ride' For Wise Guys;
Tuesday, July 18 - Auction & Dinner Party;
Wednesday, July 19 - 27th annual Charity Golf Tournament;
Friday, July 21 - 11th annual Legends Boxing Night;
Monday, August 14 - 3rd annual Wise Girls "Tee Party".

Contact: www.wiseguyscharity.com
Friday, July 21 2017
7:30pm
Othello

Presented by Driftwood Theatre which sets Shakespeare's blistering account of race, jealousy and revenge against the backdrop of Canadian history when in 1974 Canadian peacekeepers were caught in a life and death struggle between opposing forces on the small island of Cyprus.

Rain or shine.

Admission: PWYC (suggested donation $20)

Location: Montebello Park, 67 Ontario St.

Contact: 905-688-5601 ext.5229
www.driftwoodtheatre.com
Monday, August 7 2017
Full Moon Ghost Walk

Explore the history and haunted tales of some of the city's oldest buildings on a guided walking tour under the magic of the full moon.

Tickets are $10 and are required in advance. Group rates are available.

Location: Meet at Market Square, 91 King St.

Contact: 905-685-8424
www.mydowntown.ca
Friday, August 11 2017
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Saturday, August 26 2017

Downtown D'Lish

Enjoy some of your favourites or try something new, as many Downtown restaurants open their doors over these two weeks offering fabulous 3 course fixed-price lunch and dinner menus ranging from $15 to $40.

Make plans to dine Downtown every day during this mouth-watering event. Visit www.mydowntown.ca for a list of participating restaurants and the menus offered. Reservations required directly with the restaurants.

Contact: 905-685-8424
www.mydowntown.ca
Wednesday, September 6 2017
Full Moon Ghost Walk

Take an eerie guided stroll and explore the history and haunted tales of some of the city's oldest buildings under the magic of the full moon.

Tour is about 90 minutes long.
Tickets are $10 each. Group discounts are available. Advance reservations are required.

Location: Meet at Market Square, Downtown

Contact: 905-685-8424
www.mydowntown.ca
Sunday, September 10 2017
The Big Move Cancer Ride

Cycle the 100K with other hardcore riders, try the 50K route for a bit of a challenge or cruise the 25K at your own pace. Whether individually or part of a team, register today and join us as we ride to raise money for the Walker Family Cancer Centre!

Fee: $40 for youths 12-18 years of age; $60 for adults.

Early bird fee of $50 available until May 31st!

To receive a jersey, participants must meet a fundraising minimum of $100 for youths and $500 for adults.

Location: Club Roma, 125 Vansickle Rd.

Contact: 905-323-3863
info@bigmovecancerride.com
www.bigmovecancerride.com
Friday, September 15 2017
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Sunday, September 24 2017

Weekends (Friday-Sunday)
Niagara Wine Festival

One of the hottest events of the year in wine country! Includes seminar series, harvest table demonstrations, entertainment and wine & culinary partner stations.

Times: Fridays 5pm-10:30pm; Saturdays 11am-10:30pm and Sundays noon-8pm.

Location: Montebello Park, 64 Ontario St.

Contact: 905-688-0212
www.niagarawinefestival.com
Saturday, September 23 2017
11am
Niagara Wine Festival Grande Parade

Cheer on a procession of marching bands, drum corps, community groups, floats and amazing performers as Niagara's grapes and wines are celebrated.

Location: Downtown

Contact: 905-688-0212
www.niagarawinefestival.com
Friday, October 13 2017
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Saturday, October 28 2017

Nightly, except Mondays
October Ghost Walks

Downtown St. Catharines has some of the most historical buildings in Niagara, and it just so happens that many of them are haunted! Come experience the shivers from ghosts that have made their presence known, as these guided tours take you on a journey through the downtown.

Tours are about 90 minutes long and start as early as 7pm each night.
Tickets are $10 each. Group discounts are available. Advance reservations are required.

Location: Meet at Market Square, Downtown

Contact: 905-685-8424
www.mydowntown.ca

We provide free listings for any St. Catharines area events that benefit local charities/organizations and would be of interest to tourists. Commercial events that do not meet the criteria will not be listed, and it is at the discretion of the site owner to include or exclude submitted events.

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