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Grand Opening of Ascension Climbing Centre

Posted on Wednesday, August 25, 2021 11:17 AM

Brantford’s newest outdoor recreational activity is ready to help you reach great heights. Ascension Climbing Centre's Grand Opening is this Saturday, August 28, 2021 from 2:00 p.m. - 6:00p.m. RSVP to attend their Grand Opening.

Located behind Access Storage Sports and Entertainment Complex at 101 Wayne Gretzky Pkwy., Ascension Climbing Centre is built from two stacked, 40ft shipping containers with climbing routes reaching 15’ above the mats. Ascension will introduce beginner climbers to the basics...

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September 2021 Training & Networking for Creative Industry Professionals

Posted on Tuesday, August 24, 2021 04:36 PM

Welcome to our September roundup of training and networking opportunities for creative professionals in our community. Looking to join a monthly, recurring networking group? Scroll to the bottom of this blog to learn about local groups and when they meet.

Do you have any great training or networking opportunities to share with us? Comment below, or send your suggestions to culture@brantford.ca. Please note that these lists are compiled at the beginning of the previous month, and curated specifically...

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Fall Festival Weekends at Brantwood Farms

Posted on Tuesday, August 24, 2021 10:02 AM

Fall Festival Weekends returns to Brantwood Farms (251 Powerline Rd.) this September and October! With a variety of different events, there is something for everyone.

2021 Fall Festival Weekends at Brantwood Farms

Every Saturday, Sunday and Holiday Monday (Labour Day and Thanksgiving Monday) from 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Brantwood Farms will transform in to an autumn wonderland for their annual Fall Festival Weekends. 

Admission 

Admission to Brantwood Farms...

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Shopping in Brantford’s Cordage Heritage District

Posted on Thursday, August 19, 2021 12:02 PM

From 1901 to 1968, the Cordage Heritage District was home to the largest cordage and twine manufacturer in Canada – the Brantford Cordage. Today, a variety unique shopping opportunities can be discovered on this historic property located at 111 Sherwood Dr.

A1 Cycle 
Unit #17 | 519-717-0120
A1 Cycle is a boutique bicycle and Pro Scooter shop that carries a solid selection of high quality BMX, trail, street, comfort and electric bicycles and Pro Scooter brands from completes to parts. They can...

 INDISPOSABLE: A Devised Theatre Exploration into Brantford’s Opioid Epidemic.

Grandview Theatre Presents INDISPOSABLE

Posted on Friday, August 13, 2021 10:00 AM

In honour of International Overdose Awareness Day, Grandview Theatre Company will be presenting INDISPOSABLE: A Devised Theatre Exploration into Brantford’s Opioid Epidemic.

The approximately 40-minute production is a newly developed work in progress, based on recorded interviews with locals who have lived experience with substance abuse. It will be presented for the first time, live on Zoom, on Saturday, August 28, Sunday, August 29, and Tuesday, August 31 (International Overdose Awareness Day)...