Teen Quilt Academy
August 13 – August 17
If you have a sewing machine, are older than 12, and you love fibre arts, this is the week long academy for you. Learn and foster your skills while making a twin-sized quilt. This course welcomes adults and is a limited Hamilton event. Visit Fieldcote Memorial Park & Museum for more info.
Shakespeare at the Rock Royal Botanical Gardens RBG
August 13 – 17
Don’t miss a theatrical production of Shakespeare in this invigorating setting. This highly physical variation is presented by Burlington’s own Tottering Biped Theatre! Multiple evening performances take place over four nights at the RBG August 13 – 17, 2018. Get tickets to Macbeth, Conspiracy Theory at http://www.rbg.ca/shakespeare. Perfect for a date or family night out, this re-imagined twist on a Shakespeare thriller acts out under the stars!
Wednesdays at Whitehern
Sip away and enjoy Whitehern Historic House and Garden while cooling off with $1 tea and lemonade on Wednesdays from 12 – 2 p.m. Live music adds some delight to these free Wednesday events! Regular admission is still on for the museum but limited seats and chairs are provided out in the garden for your listening comfort. 41 Jackson Street West in Hamilton is the place to be midweek. For more information visit http://www.hamilton.ca/whitehern
Sidewalk Sounds 2018 Concession Street Shopping District
Experience some of the best music in Hamilton at Sidewalk Sounds 6 – 9 p.m. August 17. This fantastic FREE concert is the perfect way to take in a summer sunset in the city. Enjoy shopping and food while some of the best acts are showcased at five music areas along Concession Street. For more on where to park and other information visit http://www.concessionstreet.ca/
All sorts of folks have got into Farm Crawl since 2011! That’s right, Farm Crawl. This day event allows ticket buyers to choose from a list of several farms to tour. Have interactive experiences and learn the process behind the things you eat and love. From berries to hostas, lavender to alpacas, Farm Crawl is a place to learn and have a ball! To find the list of farms and for ticket info visit http://farmcrawlhamilton.ca/farms/
Visit https://tourismhamilton.com/ for all sorts of fun and exciting ways to get out of the house. The City of Hamilton and surrounding area offers the perfect setting for warm August nights and there is plenty going on!