THIS WEEK IN THE HAMMER: MARCH 13 - 19, 2017

A PEEK INTO SOME EVENTS HAPPENING THIS WEEK IN AND AROUND HAMILTON

Monday March 13 - Friday March 19, 2017

Spring Tide Bulb Show @ Gage Park

The 2017 Spring Tide Bulb Show is themed “Canada’s 150th Celebration”. Hundreds of bulbs will be on display in the tropical house as well as displays featuring our Parliament Building and each of our Provinces and Territories.

This is the final Spring Tide Bulb Show in our Tropical House, as after the show, the Tropical House will be closed and demolition will start. A new Tropical Greenhouse will be built opening in 2018!

Make sure you take in the final show in the Tropical House featuring waterfalls, fish ponds and a children’s area.

When: 9 am -5 pm

Where: Gage Park Tropical Greenhouse

Wednesday March 15 & Thursday March 16, 2017

Maple Syrup Festival @ Westfield Heritage Village

Come and see both traditional and modern methods for making maple syrup and then try some delicious, reasonably priced pancakes sold by the St. George Lion’s Club at the Ironwood Hall!

The Maple Syrup Festival at Westfield is a great way to enjoy the outdoors and to learn about maple syrup and about Ontario’s history. Bring a friend or the whole family! Tours and demonstrations run throughout the day and there are free horse drawn wagon rides available.

When:10 am - 4 pm

Where: Westfield Heritage Village, 1049 Kirkwall Road, Rockton, ON

More info here

Thursday March 16, 2017

Sad Sorcerer/Violence/Sine Ritual @ This Ain't Hollywood

When: 8 pm

Where: This Ain't Hollywood, 345 James Street North, Hamilton, ON

More info here

Friday March 17, 2017

BA Johnston 100% Irish St. Patrick's Day Album Release Boozer @ This Aint Hollywood

yeppers, come on down and drink tiny green beers (probably) and celebrate the release of BA Johnstons new record "GREMLINS 3"
alongside
Dirty Jeans
Lee Reed
and DJ Nervous Ned (playing only House of Pain and Everlast all nite long) (well maybe not)

When: 9 pm

Where: This Ain't Hollywood, 345 James Street North, Hamilton, ON

More info here

Friday March 17, 2017

Joey Landreth w/Max Wray @ Mills Hardware

When: 8 pm

Where: Mills Hardware, 9 King Street East, Hamilton, ON

More info here

Saturday March 18, 2017

Youth Studio: Collaborative Zines @ AGH Design Annex

Aimed for artists 12 and older, this session explores do-it-yourself magazine making and all of the component parts that can go into it: comics, imaginative drawing, movie posters, and more. Artist Kyle Stewart will introduce this accessible and vibrant culture.

When: 12 - 2:30 pm

Where: AGH Design Annex, 118 James Street North, Hamilton,ON

Registration required by calling 905-667-6620 

Saturday March 18, 2017

YogaFest @ Burlington Convention Centre

Refresh your mind with the many spaces to experience, from the Yoga Garden with local and worldwide yoga instructors, to the Zen Lounge where eastern style practices and healers work their magic! Enjoy live local music, a deep massage, and great food from popular and healthy restaurant brands!

When: 9 am - 7:30 pm

Where: Burlington Convention Centre, 1120 Burloak Drive, Burlington, ON

More info here

Sunday March 19, 2017

Voice Will Be Voice: Instrumentality & Textual Hearing @ AGH Fischer Gallery Lounge

When: 2 pm

Where: AGH Fischer Lounge, 123 King Street West, Hamilton, ON

More info here

Staying home for March break and looking for kid friendly stuff to do?  Check out Tourism Hamilton's Blog for a great list of activities to do this week!

Have an event you want us to promote?  Email Joanna@Coffeecology.com for more info

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