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DateEvent Description
Saturday, March 1 2014
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Thursday, August 14 2014

9am-5pm
Building Champions to Meet Tomorrow's Challenge: Soap Box Derbies in St. Catharines

Held over by popular demand! Discover the thrill of Soap Box Derby racing and explore St. Catharines' rich "Derby" history.

Admission: by donation.

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

Contact: 905-984-8880
www.stcatharines.ca/museum
Saturday, March 1 2014
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Wednesday, December 31 2014

9am-5pm
Playing Favourites

The staff have chosen their favourite artifacts from the St. Catharines Museum collection. Check out their choices and share your favourites with them.

Admission: by donation.

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

Contact: 905-984-8880
www.stcatharines.ca/museum
Saturday, March 1 2014
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Wednesday, December 31 2014

9am-5pm
Consider the Influence of a Nurse: Reflections on the Mack School of Nursing 1874-1974

An exhibit showcasing the Mack School of Nursing's major impact on the nursing profession in Canada.

Admission: by donation.

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

Contact: 905-984-8880
www.stcatharines.ca/museum
Saturday, March 1 2014
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Wednesday, December 31 2014

dawn to dusk
Merritton: Unearthing a Community's Roots

An exhibit of historic photos celebrating the vibrant history of the former Town of Merritton, now a neighbourhood within St. Catharines.

Location: Centennial Gardens, 321 Oakdale Ave.

Contact: 905-688-5601 ext.5244
www.stcatharines.ca/merritton
Saturday, March 8 2014
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Sunday, August 24 2014

9am-5pm
Fur Trade Nation Exhibition

Immerse yourself in the world of the fur trade with this travelling exhibit produced by Point of View Exhibits and the Hudson's Bay Company History Foundation. Learn about the life of the voyageur and even try your hand at packing a canoe.

Admission: by donation.

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

Contact: 905-984-8880
www.stcatharines.ca/museum
Monday, April 21 2014
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Friday, August 15 2014

Fabric|ation: Exploring the World of Fibre Arts

In the 10th Annual Juried Exhibition, local artists display artwork in which fibre or textile is the principle element, incorporating traditional and/or non-traditional materials.

Days: Monday-Friday
Time: 8:30am-4:30pm
Admission: Free

Location: St. Catharines City Hall - 2nd floor, 50 Church St.

Contact: 905-688-5601 ext.5244
www.stcatharines.ca/exhibits
Saturday, June 7 2014
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Saturday, September 27 2014

Music in the Square

Join us every Saturday from June 7 to September 27 between 11am-1:30pm and every Tuesday from June 10 to August 26 between 4:30pm-8pm.

Enjoy the light sounds of local musicians. Please check website for lineup.

Location: Market Square, 91 King St.

Contact: 905-688-5601 ext.1508
www.stcatharines.ca/musicinthesquare
Saturday, June 7 2014
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Saturday, September 27 2014

9am-11am
Market Discovery Table

Join us on Saturdays. 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
Tuesday, June 10 2014
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Tuesday, August 26 2014

noon-8pm
Tuesday Night Market

This Tuesday market will feature vendors from the Saturday Farmers Market lineup, food trucks, prepared foods, cheese, fresh local produce, artisans, live music, local wine and micro-breweries.

Come for the best Niagara grows! Stay for the fun!

Location: Market Square, 91 King St.

Contact: 905-688-5601 ext.1508
www.stcatharines.ca/farmersmarket
Friday, August 1 2014
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Monday, August 4 2014

Ribfest

Presented by St. Catharines Rotary.

Fun, food and entertainment for the whole family! Not to mention the best ribs you'll ever eat!!

Friday, Saturday & Sunday: 12 noon-11pm.
Monday: 12 noon-8pm.

Location: Montebello Park, 64 Ontario St.

Contact: www.stcatharinesribfest.com
Sunday, August 10 2014
9pm
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: Downtown

Contact: 905-685-8424
www.mydowntown.ca
Friday, August 15 2014
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Saturday, August 30 2014

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 menus ranging from $10 to $35.

Make plans to dine Downtown every night 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.
Tuesday, August 19 2014
6pm-8pm
Campfire Sing-A-Long

Join us for a good old fashioned campfire sing-a-long. We supply the beverages, marshmallows, condiments, entertainment and roasting sticks. Bring your own blanket/lawn chair, refillable water bottle and hot dogs & buns or snacks.

Event is weather and fire ban permitting.

Location: Burgoyne Woods, 70 Edgedale Road

Contact: 905-688-5601 ext.1556
www.stcatharines.ca/campfire
Saturday, August 23 2014
9:15am to 4pm
Big Brothers Big Sisters Motorcycle Ride 4 Kids Sake

Join BBBSs Motorcycle Ride 4 Kids Sake, and cruise with us through scenic Niagara Region.

You and your friends will enjoy a breathtaking ride through wine country, while helping out the 1,400 kids currently being mentored by Big Brothers Big Sisters!

Registration and after-ride-party at Clares Harley-Davidson so be prepared to spend some time with friends at the BBQ, rocking to the tunes by Stereo Sunrise & The Hosts, getting inked with H&H Tattoo Shop and entering to win prizes from Clares HD, Tons of Bike Gear and much more!

Ride to Win $25,000 cash! With a game of challenge!

Raise $100 in pledges and RIDE FOR FREE

Or donate $20 per rider / $10 per passenger


Location: Clare's Harley Davidson, 590 York Rd., Niagara-on-the-Lake

Contact: Register day of at Clare's Harley Davidson Niagara, 9:15-10a.m., online at www.rideforkids.kintera.org or call Melissa at 905-646-3230 x31 to get your tour passport.

Monday, September 8 2014
8pm
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: Downtown

Contact: 905-685-8424
www.mydowntown.ca
Saturday, September 27 2014
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
Wednesday, October 8 2014
8pm
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: Downtown

Contact: 905-685-8424
www.mydowntown.ca
Friday, October 17 2014
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Wednesday, October 29 2014

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.


Contact: 905-685-8424
www.mydowntown.ca
Thursday, November 6 2014
8pm
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: Downtown

Contact: 905-685-8424
www.mydowntown.ca
Sunday, November 23 2014
Santa Claus Parade

Once again, jolly Old St. Nick will be making an early stop. Dress warmly and bring the entire family to celebrate the holiday season.

Volunteers will be collecting non-perishable food, hats and mittens for Community Care and Canada Post will be collecting your letters to Santa along the parade route.

Location: Downtown

Contact: 905-688-5601 ext.1508
www.stcatharines.ca

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