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DateEvent Description
Saturday, September 27 2014
Friday, November 30 2018

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
Sunday, April 29 2018
Wednesday, October 24 2018

Full Moon Ghost Walks

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

Tickets are $10 per person and are required in advance.

Walk dates: Apr. 29, May 29, June 28, July 27, Aug. 26, Sept. 24 and Oct. 24.

Location: Meet at Market Square, 91 King St.

Contact: 905-685-8424
Thursday, May 3 2018
Sunday, May 27 2018

Niagara Folk Arts Festival

Canada's longest continually running heritage festival returns for its 50th year. It honours those who made Niagara what it is today, as well as those who are building the Niagara of tomorrow.

Experience the multicultural community with dance, arts, food, exhibitions and entertainment.

Monday, May 21 2018
Wednesday, March 20 2019

People & Places

This exhibit showcases some of the people and places that have disappeared from our city's landscape.

Admission: By donation

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

Contact: 905-984-8880
Tuesday, May 22 2018
Tuesday, October 2 2018

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
Saturday, May 26 2018
Rankin Cancer Run

Proceeds to local cancer support organizations including the Walker Family Cancer Centre and other services Niagara Health provides across the region.

1k walk or 5k walk/run.

Registration begins at 8am.
Run starts at 10am.

Location: Grantham Lions Park, 732 Niagara St.

Saturday, June 2 2018
Sunday, June 3 2018

Niagara VegFest

A two-day multi-venue event.

Saturday, June 2: Four wineries with vegan wine and food pairings; vegan dining experience in downtown St. Catharines; VegFest-themed film at the FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre.

Sunday, June 3: VegFest at the Market, 11am-6pm at Market Square , 91 King Street, St. Catharines. Admission is free but a donation of $2 is suggested.

Location: Downtown St. Catharines and throughout Niagara Wine Country

Sunday, June 10 2018
Saturday, June 16 2018

FIBA U18 Americas Championship

The top eight teams from the FIBA Americas zone compete for the FIBA Americas championship and a berth in the 2019 U19 World Cup.

Tournament ticket packages on sale now.

Location: Meridian Centre, 1 IceDogs Way

Thursday, July 19 2018
Sunday, July 29 2018

Niagara Jazz Festival

The festival combines live jazz with a Niagara experience - food, wine, culture and natural wonders.

Events from St. Catharines to Niagara-on-the-Lake.

Flagship event on Friday, July 27 in Partridge Hall at the FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre, 250 St. Paul Street, St. Catharines.

Saturday, August 11 2018
Grantham Food Festival

In support of the Grantham Lions Charities and Autism Ontario Niagara Region.

Over 10 trucks, live music, beer and wine.

Location: Grantham Lions Club, 732 Niagara St.
Sunday, September 9 2018
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 12-17 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

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