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Discover February 2020 Events in Brantford

World Nutella Day

Wayne Gretzky Sports Centre, 254 North Park St.

Wednesday, February 5, 2020

5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Admission: FREE

Visit us at the Wayne Gretzky Sports Centre as we join other communities and groups around the world in celebration of World Nutella Day! Visitors can enjoy a ton of free fun family events and entertainment such as PAW PATROL meet and greet,  free pancakes with Nutella®, product giveaways, a free public skate and swim, a draw for a Nutella® gift bag, Cupcake Corner sponsored by Sweet Bakery, Nutty photo booth, face painting, showing the new release movie Abominable and more, all generously sponsored by Ferrero® in partnership with the City of Brantford. We will be selling I love Nutella® t-shirts with 100% of the proceeds being donated to a local charity to be named at a later date. 

Wayne Gretzky Sports Centre website

 

15th Annual Soup Challenge

Branlyn Community Centre, 238 Brantwood Park Rd.

Wednesday, February 5, 2020

6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Admission: $10 (children under 10 are free)

Tickets are on sale now for the 15th Annual Soup Challenge in support of St. Leonard’s Community Service. Fill your bowl with all of the great local soups and vote for your favourite. Who will reign soup-reme?

St. Leonards Community Service website

 

Classic Albums Live Performs Fleetwood Mac – Greatest Hits

Sanderson Centre for the Performing Arts, 88 Dalhousie St.

Thursday, February 6, 2020

8:00 p.m.

Admission: $40 (Discounts available for seniors and students)

Fleetwood Mac is one of Classic Albums Live bestselling shows. Do you remember when you used to play it nonstop? It’s still like that only with Classic Albums Live performing the album. Classic Albums Live performs this album with gusto and delivers it with note for note, cut for cut brilliance.

Sanderson Centre for the Performing Arts website

 

The Guitar Society of Brantford and Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant Present Cowan-Cicchilitti Duo

Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant, 20 Ava Rd.

Friday, February 8, 2020

7:30 p.m.

Admission: $25

Guitarists Adam Cicchillitti and Steve Cowan form a dynamic ensemble that focuses on expanding the guitar repertoire through collaborations with living composers. The ensemble present daring programs featuring new music from prominent Canadian composers, as well as their own arrangements of impressionist works from 20th-century France and Spain.

Guitar Society of Brantford website

 

Benefit Comedy Night Live

Sanderson Centre for the Performing Arts, 88 Dalhousie St.

Friday, February 8, 2020

8:00 p.m.

Admission:

The Brantford Professional Firefighters’ Association is pleased to present their annual Benefit Comedy Night on Saturday, February 8th, 2020. Each year, this premiere comedy event features several of Canada’s topic comics who come together and share the stage for an evening of fun and laughter in support of your local Brantford Professional Firefighters’ Association.

Sanderson Centre for the Performing Arts website

 

Frosty Fest Winter Carnival

Harmony Square Brantford, 89 Dalhousie St.

Sunday, February 16 & Monday, February 17, 2020

10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Admission: FREE

Bundle up for the 11th Annual Frosty Fest in Brantford! Enjoy ice carving, midway, snow taffy, figure skating, inflatables, horse drawn trolley rides, character meet and greets, and much more.

Freedom House website

 

Loonie Family Day

Bell Homestead National Historic Site, 94 Tutela Heights Rd.

Monday, February 17, 2020

9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Admission: $1 (children 6 and under are free)

Bring your family to visit the Bell Family’s home for the special admission price of just $1.00 per person. See the very spot in which Alexander Graham Bell discovered the principle in which his most famous invention, the telephone, would work.

Bell Homestead website

 

Sarah Hagen: Flights of Music and Wine

Sanderson Centre for the Performing Arts, 88 Dalhousie St.

Friday, February 21, 2020

8:00 p.m.

Admission: $45 (Discounts available for seniors and students)

Concert pianist, humorist, and firm believer in the juiciness of life, Sarah Hagen brings to a casual live setting her blog “ARTIST WINES! – Uncorking musician-priced cellar secrets.” Exploring the notion that training, boldness, and the potential to age well are all qualities of music as well as wine, Sarah matches every vintage with a befitting piano piece. Join Sarah as she offers a remarkable and enchanting evening that captures the essence of both wine and music. EastDell Estates Winery in the heart of Niagara’s Wine Country will be supplying the wine for tasting. This is a licensed event.

Sanderson Centre for the Performing Arts website

 

Chili Willy Cook-Off

Harmony Square Brantford, 89 Dalhousie St.

Sunday, February 23, 2020

11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Admission: $10.00

Harmony Square Brantford, Strodes BBQ & Deli and Downtown Brantford present the 13th Annual “Chili Willy” Cook-Off! This popular event will showcase local restaurants competing for the coveted title of “Brantford’s Best Bowl of Chili.” Come on out to sample delicious chili recipes from across the City and vote for your favourite. Enjoy unlimited chili tasting for $10.00 per person, which includes a Chili Cook-Off ceramic mug for you to keep! Take a break from chili sampling and enjoy skating while listening to the band ‘The Gravy Navy.’

Harmony Square website

 

The Temple Theatre (Sanderson Centre) Tour

Sanderson Centre for the Performing Arts, 88 Dalhousie St.

Sunday, February 23, 2020

1:30 p.m.

Admission: $15.00

Vaudeville, Music, Dance, Comedy! In 1919, the Temple Theatre opened its doors to the public. 100 years later, and audience is taken on an unforgettable journey through the historical halls, backstage and even on-stage. Brant Theatre Workshops, in partnership with the Sanderson Centre, present this unique play that tells the story of the Sanderson Centre over 100 years.

Sanderson Centre for the Performing Arts website

 

Centennial Film Series – Ferris Bueller’s Day Off

Sanderson Centre for the Performing Arts, 88 Dalhousie St.

Sunday, February 23, 2020

3:00 p.m.

Admission: $9.00

The Capitol, as the Sanderson Centre was once called, was Brantford’s premiere movie palace for nearly 60 years. Take a bite out of local history and enjoy the classic film ‘Ferris Bueller’s Day Off’ once again on the big screen.  High school wise guy, Ferris (Matthew Broderick), is determined to have a day off from school, despite what the Principal thinks of that.

Sanderson Centre for the Performing Arts website

 

BHS Speaker Series: “United Empire Loyalists of Brant County and Brantford”

Brant Historical Society, 57 Charlotte St.

Wednesday, February 26, 2020

7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Admission: FREE

Join John N. Davies, Emeritus Professor, Osgoode Hall Law School, York University Toronto at the Brant Historical Society as he discusses the united empire loyalists of Brant County & Brantford in this month’s BHS speaker series. Light refreshments will be provided.

Brant Historical Society website

 

Brantford Music Club Presents Young Artists’ Recital

Sanderson Centre for the Performing Arts, 88 Dalhousie St.

Friday, February 28, 2020

7:30 p.m.

Admission:

The Young Artists’ Recital, the third concert in the Canadian Artists Series, highlights the talents of extraordinary local musicians. This year we are showcasing soprano Jessica Dawdy, vocalist Gordan Goodridge, and pianist Willem Klunder. They will be joined by many of their musical friends show. Don’t miss this opportunity to support these amazing young people! There is a complimentary reception in the lobby following the concert.

Sanderson Centre for the Performing Arts website

 

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