Select a Date Range
person sitting on a lawn

Call for Artists: Culture Days on the Trails

Posted on Wednesday, June 28, 2023 09:30 AM

Exciting news - the City of Brantford is now accepting applications from artists who would like to participate in Culture Days on the Trails, happening on Saturday, September 23, 2023 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.  

The City is looking for singers, dancers, poets, spoken word artists, musicians, theatre performers, or live painters to submit their proposal to showcase their skills on this year’s event. 

Culture Days is a national celebration of arts and culture. At the end of each September, millions of...

three people cycling

A Haven for Bikers and Explorers

Posted on Friday, June 23, 2023 02:37 PM

Nestled amidst picturesque landscapes, Brantford is a haven for outdoor enthusiasts seeking to embark on thrilling biking adventures. With an impressive array of trails and a community of local businesses dedicated to everything two-wheeled, you are invited to discover the perfect blend of nature and urban excitement.

Discover the Grand River Cycling Loop: A Scenic Adventure that Brantford takes pride in being home to. This 48km route winds through the heart of the city and extends into Paris,...

Tacos from Hudson Public

The Grand Promo’s for this Saturday

Posted on Thursday, June 15, 2023 09:00 AM

Don’t forget, this Saturday June 17th, Brantford will be hosting the Grand Film Premiere in Downtown Brantford.

In honour of the Grand Film Premiere, there are some Grand Promo’s that have been offered by Downtown Brantford Restaurants:

  • Burrito Brothers – open 12pm-9pm (38 Dalhousie St.)  Coupons will offered to the paddlers that registered with the Grand Experiences trip that day and a limited supply available at the Discover Brantford Booth at Harmony Square.

Grand River picture

The Grand - Film Premiere in Brantford

Posted on Wednesday, June 14, 2023 10:31 AM

Discover Brantford is excited to present the premiere of The Grand, From Source to Mouth, a film by Thomas Ostapchuk, on Saturday, June 17, 2023 from 6:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. in Harmony Square. The public is invited to attend the pre-screening event in Harmony Square before enjoying the film which will premiere at dusk (approximately 9 p.m.).

The 20-minute film showcases Ostapchuk kayaking 300 kilometres along the Grand River on a solo, self-supported journey. Along the way he meets passionate paddlers...

Sanderson Centre new brochure featuring the biggest shows

Sanderson Centre for the Performing Arts Announces 2023-2024 Season

Posted on Friday, June 09, 2023 09:01 AM

The City of Brantford’s Sanderson Centre for the Performing Arts is pleased to announce its 2023-2024 season lineup.

“We’re happy to be able to share these exciting performances with our audiences,” says Glenn Brown, Theatre Manager. “Our community will get a chance to enjoy performances from around the world in an inspiring venue that’s close to home.”

With nearly 30 Sanderson Centre Presents shows, five films and more than a dozen highly anticipated rental shows already confirmed, theatre staff...