There are plenty of events taking place this month in Hamilton. Here are some you won’t want to miss.
Westfield Heritage Museum
Come and taste a little history! Warm, soft, crusty – bread is the theme of this day. Learn how different types of breads are made in hearths, wood stoves and the bake oven. Perhaps you’ll even be able to enjoy some free samples! For details visit: http://www.conservationhamilton.ca/events/a-taste-of-warm-bread
An Evening with Michelle Obama
Join Michelle Obama for an evening speaking about her key initiatives which include, the Let’s Move campaign to encourage childhood health; Joining Forces to support veterans, service members and their families; Reach Higher, to inspire young people to pursue higher education; and Let Girls Learn, to help girls around the world go to school.
Hamilton Fall Garden & Mum Show
OCTOBER 18, 2019 TO OCTOBER 27, 2019
9:00 AM TO 7:00 PM
The Chrysanthemum Show is an amazing floral display created by some of Hamilton’s finest horticulture staff. The display is a breathtaking feature of over 200 varieties of Chrysanthemums, and more than 75,000 blooms in over 20,000 sq ft including the greenhouse facility with an expanded display area and larger aisles.
Gage Park Greenhouse – South of Main Street East, to Lawrence Road and enter the park at the Roselawn Lawn Bowling Club. Visit https://tourismhamilton.com/event/hamilton-fall-garden-mum-show
Hamilton Comic Con
Hamilton Comic Con is Hamilton’s premier pop culture event, taking place at the Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum this month. Over 100,000 square feet of vendors, artists, celebrities, autographs, photo ops, attractions, Q&As and panels, cosplay contest and so much more! Fun and excitement for the entire family. Visit http://www.hamiltoncomiccon.com to learn more about what’s coming in 2019.
3rd Annual Fall Frolic
October 20 2019
Enjoy an afternoon of live music, dancing, a camp fire, and celebrating the beautiful bounty of the harvest at Earth to Table: The Farm. You can participate in three interactive masterclasses with Oyster Shucking Champion of Ontario, David Burns, the Butchery Masterclass with Jeff Crump, Chef and Owner of Bread Bar, and Perfect Pies Masterclass hosted by Mary Lou Ciancone. Enjoy a selection of local wines and beers and vote for your favourites in the Best of the Best competition. Enjoy some harvest fun with Earth to Table Bread Bar!
EARTH TO TABLE BREAD BAR
250 Concession 4 West,
Waterdown, L8B 1J3
4th Annual Great Pumpkin Stroll
OCTOBER 24, 2019
Enjoy some spooky pumpkin fun and a “boo-tiful” stroll through an impressive jack-o-lantern display at Fieldcote Memorial Park this October. Everyone is encouraged to wear Halloween costumes and to submit a pumpkin for display. Deliver your carved and decorated pumpkin to the band stand at Fieldcote on October 24 from 10 am to 1 pm. Recognition will be presented for the most creative, the scariest, and the funniest pumpkin for businesses, schools and families. Afterward, savour the flavours of local food trucks. Enjoy the pumpkin season with the Great Pumpkin Stroll!
For more events happening in Hamilton this month, visit http://www.tourismhamilton.com.