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Tourism Brantford calls for new artists and songs for Trail Mix

Posted on Tuesday, January 03, 2023 09:34 AM

Tourism Brantford is pleased to release a call for new artists and songs for the second year of the Trail Mix program. If you’re a Brantford musician, please consider e-mailing us files or YouTube links to your songs so City staff can begin to curate the next playlists for 2023. We are looking for 30 original songs to update our playlists and all artists will be compensated. If selected, the final format of the songs must be submitted in .wav format. Since its implementation in 2022 in advance of...

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UPDATE - City’s New Year’s Eve

Posted on Thursday, December 29, 2022 02:12 PM

City’s New Year’s Eve free event to move indoors to Sanderson Centre.

With rain in the forecast on Saturday December 31, 2022, the City’s “Brantford Times Square in Harmony Square” event on New Year’s Eve will move indoors to the Sanderson Centre for the Performing Arts from 9:30 p.m. to Midnight 12 a.m.

The full roster of musical performances will take place indoors along with the festive ball drop countdown. Attendance will be free general admission and entrance will be first come first serve....

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Celebrate New Year's Eve in Brantford

Posted on Monday, December 12, 2022 10:33 AM

It’s time to say goodbye to 2022 and celebrate the arrival of a new year!

Don’t miss the return of Times Square at Harmony Square on Saturday, December 31, 2022. Come celebrate with lots of live music, a photo booth, party favors, ice skating (weather permitting), and spectacular fireworks show at midnight.

The band Empty Hours will kick off the celebration with live music starting at 9:30 p.m. as they perform classic alternative dance rock followed by Jace Martin & The...

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2023 Community Cultural Investment Program Now Open

Posted on Friday, November 18, 2022 09:20 AM

The City of Brantford Economic Development and Tourism Department will be accepting applications for the 2023 Community Cultural Investment Program (CCIP) from Friday, November 18, 2022 to Friday, January 13, 2023 at 4:30 p.m.

Funded by the City of Brantford, the goals for the Community Cultural Investment Program are to:

  • Provide operating financial assistance to not-for-profit organizations within the Brantford arts, culture, and heritage community;
  • Encourage public awareness and appreciation of...

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Brantford Lights at Glenhyrst 2022

Posted on Thursday, November 17, 2022 11:00 AM

Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant, located at 20 Ava Rd. in Brantford, is pleased to announce that Brantford Lights at Glenhyrst will return from December 2, 2022 to January 1, 2023. See the 16-acre park along the banks of the Grand River transform in to a winter wonderland nightly from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Celebrating it's 10th year, the Brantford Lights will commence with the official “switch on” event on Friday, December 2, 2022 at 7:00 p.m. This evening will also coincide with the official opening...