Summer is almost over but there are plenty of September events to keep you entertained. Don't miss the exciting Brantford Rotary Charity Airshow for spectacular aerobatic performances, savour all things 'apple' at St. George AppleFest and enjoy three days of free jazz in downtown Brantford at the Brantford International Jazz Festival. There is something for everyone in Brantford this September!
Brantford Rotary Charity Airshow
Wednesday, September 2, 2015. Gates open at 11:00 a.m.
Brantford Municipal Airport -110 Aviation Ave., Brantford
Grab your lawn chair and claim your spot on the tarmac in the heart of the action for the Brantford Rotary Charity Airshow. The day promises to be fun for the whole family with spectacular aerobatic performances, military aircraft ton display, local performers and other surprises. More Information
157th Annual Paris Fair
September 3 to 7, 2015
Paris Fairgrounds, 139 Silver St., Paris
One of the most spectacular of Ontario’s Fall Fairs, the Annual Paris Fair features big name grandstand entertainment such as Dustin Lynch and Lyndsay Ell, agricultural displays, craft exhibits, livestock shows, midway rides, and much more! More Information
James Hillier Foundation at the Sanderson Centre presents Commander Chris Hadfield
Thursday, September 10, 2015 at 7:00 p.m.
A celebration of the legacy of scientific research and invention by Brantford’s Dr. James Hillier 100 years later. Through 21 years as an astronaut and three spaceflights, Colonel Hadfield has become a worldwide sensation. “The most famous astronaut since Neil Armstrong”, Colonel Hadfield continues to bring the marvels of science and space travel to everyone he encounters. Don’t miss this keynote speaker as he shares his life experiences. More Information
6th Annual Roots and Rails Festival at the Station House Café
September 12, 2015
Friday, September 18, 2015 from 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Brantford and District Civic Centre
Admission is $8.00 for the entire weekend. Meet one-on-one for a private psychic reading; explore: tarot cards, clairvoyance, hands-on healing, numerology, palmistry, and so much more! Check out the crystals, clothing, and jewelry and stay for some free psychic demonstrations where audience participation is encouraged! More Information
St. George AppleFest
September 19 & 20, 2015
Main Street & Parks, St. George, Ontario
Something “A-peeling” for everyone! St, George is blessed with apple blossoms in the spring and a fresh crop of apples in the fall. At this time of year, the St. George community comes alive and hosts a fantastic festival highlighting apples, pies, crafts, artisans, live entertainment, kids’ activities and much more. More Information
8th Annual Brantford International Jazz Festival
September 18 to 20, 2015
Harmony Square and the Sanderson Centre for the Performing Arts
The Brantford International Jazz Festival has grown to be one of the largest and musically diverse festivals in Brantford, attracting over 20,000 people. The free festival takes place in downtown Brantford’s Harmony Square. The three-day event is sure to please music and jazz lovers with four stages providing a continuous lineup of free entertainment. More Information
At the Husking Time Women’s Conference
September 19 and 20, 2015
Back by popular demand! At Husking Time returns, with hands-on workshops, guest speakers and round table forums. A fundraising dinner with proceeds going towards Chiefswood NHS, this year’s theme: is: Healthy Women, Heathy Communities. Check website for updates. More Information
6th Annual Brantford Comedy Festival
September 24 to 26, 2015 at 8:00p.m.
Sanderson Centre for the Performing Arts
Featuring the “Best of the Fest” headliners for the 6th Annual Brantford Comedy fest are Nikki Payne and Debra DiGiovanni as well as some of the best Canadian comedians. Featuring the Rising stars competition, this event promises to be phenomenally funny and a great time. More Information
September 25 to 27, 2015
Culture Days is a free, national, annual event that invites all Canadians to participate in the culture of their communities. Take some time over the Culture Days weekend to explore and experience arts, culture and heritage, and participate in free, interactive events throughout Brantford and area. More Information
3rd Annual Brantford Buskers Fest
September 25 Gala Opening
September 26 from 1:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
September 27 from 1:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Harmony Square, Brantford
Busker’s Fest offers the highest quality street performers from around the world with acts that promise to dazzle and amaze! Six of the very best Internationally renowned professional performers as well as the top 5 local bands, featuring Peeler, will highlight this family event. Brantford’s own 3rd Annual Buskers festival raising funds supporting free Eagle Place community programs such as arts and sports activities. More Information
2015 Brantford Museum Doors Unhinged Tour
September 25 to 27, 2015 10:00a.m. to 4:00p.m.
As part of Culture Days, Brantford Museum is offering a free and fresh look into what’s happening at 57 Charlotte St. Offering fascinating walking tours, two great workshops addressing collections of over 300 hats and typewriters. Displays include an old dentist’s exhibit, textile exhibits as well as outdoor activities for children. More Information
Brant Historical Society 2015 Walking Tours “Victoria Park Heritage Square” Walk
Saturday, September 26th at 10:30 AM
This is the best place to get a snapshot of all the significant activities and personalities of Brantford. This walk will start from the Brant Museum and Archives. More Information
Anniversary Picnic at Her Majesty’s Royal Chapel of the Mohawks
September 27, 2015
230th Anniversary celebration with music, food and fun for everyone! More Information
7th annual Hike, Run, Ride...For the River and Trails
September 27, 2015
An event which allows you to enjoy the beautiful trails throughout Brant County by walking, running or trying one of our new events- cycling or hiking! A wide variety of activities and distances everyone from competitive runners and cyclists to those who are looking for a relaxed walk along the trails will find something to enjoy! More Information
Did we miss your September 2015 event? Submit it into the comments below!
Click to view our What's On 2015 Festivals and Events Brochure.