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Discover Brantford March Events

March brings a change in season, some signs of spring, and plenty of fun events to go with them! From live performances, spring break festivities, and lots of Easter activities, there are so many ways to get out and enjoy March in Brantford!  

Dance Canada Competition
Friday, March 2, 2018 from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Saturday, March 3, 2018 from 8:00 a.m. to 10:15 p.m.
Sunday, March 3, 2018 from 8:00 a.m. to 9:15 p.m.
Sanderson Centre for the Performing Arts, 88 Dalhousie St, Brantford
Admission: FREE
If you love dance, come check out the Dance Canada Competition at the Sanderson Centre! Admission is free on all three days.
 
Paris Antique Show
Saturday, March 3, 2018 from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Sunday, March 4, 2018 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Paris Fair, 139 Silver Street, Paris
Admission: $5
Come visit the Paris Fairgrounds and view an array of antique collections on display!
 
Art Battle Brantford
Saturday, March 3, 2018
6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
The Rope Factory, 111-25 Sherwood Dr., Brantford
Admission: Tickets are $15-20
Art Battle® is returning to Brantford, ON for another fun-filled night at The Rope Factory! Join in for a wonderful evening of live arts and community! Watch as the painters transform their canvases from blank to beautiful in just 20 minutes, and help vote for the winner of the night!
 
The Brant County Singers Present Their Annual Charity Concert
Saturday, March 3, 2018
7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Hope Christian Reformed Church, 64 Buchanan Crescent, Brantford
The Brant County Singers present our Annual Charity Concert in support of Society of Saint Vincent de Paul, Brant “A Bed For Every Child”, with special guest performers from the Girl Guides of Canada.
 
Brant County Branch of the Ontario Genealogical Society - Study Groups
Tuesday, March 6, 2018 at 7:30 p.m.
Thursday, March 15, 2018 at 10:00 a.m.
OGS Library, 118 Powerline Rd., Brantford
Admission: FREE
Come out and join the Brant County Branch of the Ontario Genealogical Society for their regular study group whre they discuss many topics as they relate to our Family Research.
 
Buddy Wasisname And The Other Fellers - The Best Of
Tuesday, March 6, 2018
7:00 p.m.
Sanderson Centre for the Performing Arts, 88 Dalhousie St, Brantford
Admission: $39
For 35 years Buddy Wasisname and the Other Fellers have been touring Canada, splashing their unique taste of Newfoundland through more than 360 communities.  The flavour of the Buddy experience is one of home grown folk music, songs and humour.  With poignant recitations, sublime song portraiture, beautiful traditional music and emotional travel anecdotes, liberally dosed with zany sketches and monologues to widen the emotional loop, audiences are left teary eyed and simultaneously exhausted from laughter.
 
Nova Vita Hosts International Women's Day Benefit
Thursday, March 8, 2018
Best Western Brantford Hotel & Conference Centre, 19 Holiday Dr., Brantford
6:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Admission: Tickets are $75 for a plated dinner
In partner with BMO, Nova Vita Celebrates International Women’s Day 2018 with an evening to celebrate, inspire, and empower.  The evening includes dinner, a silent auction, and Closet Couture Runway of Inspiration.  Keynote speaker for the evening is Founder/Chair of Steeped Tea Inc. Tonia Jahshan.
 
Mini Pop Kids - Make It Pop Tour
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
6:00 p.m.
Sanderson Centre for the Performing Arts, 88 Dalhousie St, Brantford
Don’t miss this high energy, interactive concert that will give every boy, girl (heck - anyone of any age!) the chance to party like a POPstar! MINI POP KIDS Live is a concert jam-packed with kid-friendly versions of today’s BIGGEST hits by pop stars like Justin Bieber, Taylor Swift, Bruno Mars, and so much more.
 
Tom Cochrane and Red Rider
Thursday, March 15, 2018
8:00 p.m.
Sanderson Centre for the Performing Arts, 88 Dalhousie St, Brantford
Admission: $50-$60
Multi- Juno award winning, Tom Cochrane has cemented his place as a Canadian music icon and his music has stood the test of time.  He will take the stage with his band Red Rider, offering a passionate, crowd-pleasing performance.  Surely a performance not to be missed!
 
Personal Computer Museum Open House
Saturday, March 17, 2018 
10:00 a.m.
Personal Computer Musueum, 13 Alma St, Brantford
Jim Butterfield Tribute Day - The Personal Computer Museum is celebrating the life of Toronto-based author, computer programmer, and television personality Jim Butterfield. Butterfield, who passed away in 2007, was well known during the 1980s in particular as an evangelist of Commodore computers but also helped the general public better understand personal computers as they rose in popularity. The majority of his personal computers will be on display, as well as some other special exhibits. His widow, Vicki Butterfield will be in attendance as well as many other noted computer enthusiasts from the 1980s. 
 
Brantford Symphony Orchestra and Platypus Theatre Presents ‘Presto, Mambo!’
Saturday, March 17, 2018 at 3:00 p.m.
Tuesday, March 20, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m.
Sanderson Centre for the Performing Arts, 88 Dalhousie St, Brantford
Admission: $10
End your March Break with lots of heat! Platypus Theatre and the BSO bring you a hot show with music and interactive theatre from Latin American cultures. Experience the irresistible beat of the Latino sound and a story that will warm you up.
 
DT Concert Series: William Price
Thursday, March 22, 2018
Doors open at 7:00 p.m., Show starts at 7:30 p.m.
Dominion Telegraph Centre, 97 Grand River St. North, Paris
Admission: $40 in advance, $45 at door
William Prince is a JUNO Award winning singer-songwriter from Peguis First Nation. William sidesteps clichés to provoke thought and facilitate discovery. His baritone vocals pay tribute to his late father and his genuine delivery acknowledges the hundreds of hours he’s spent on the stage. Prince’s debut album, Earthly Days, produced by long-time collaborator Scott Nolan, was released in December 2015 to critical acclaim. William has recently performed in the U.S. and the U.K., and has a full summer touring across Canada as well as a first appearance at Denmark's Tønder festival. 
 
Grand River Chorus presents ‘Bringing New Ideas to Glorious Old Sounds’
Saturday March 24th, 2018
7:30 p.m. (Doors open at 7)
Grace Anglican Church, 15 Albion St., Brantford
Admission: $15-$25
If you’re looking for an evening of music, this event is for you! Bringing New Ideas to Glorious Old Sounds line-up includes Grand River Chorus and Guest Saxophonist- Willem Moolenbeek. 
 
Brant County Branch of the Ontario Genealogical Society presents An Afternoon with Floyd Doctor
Sunday, March 25, 2018
2:00 p.m.
OGS Library, 118 Powerline Rd., Brantford
Admission: FREE
Join the OGS as they spend an afternoon with Floyd Doctor, talking about how he researched his ancestors roles in World War I.
 
Little Bit Country - Little Bit Rock And Roll Volume 3 2018
Wednesday, March 28, 2018
2:00 p.m.
Sanderson Centre for the Performing Arts, 88 Dalhousie St, Brantford
Admission: $40
This is the third volume of the popular and successful series: “A Little Country - A Little Rock and Roll.” The first two volumes sold out to capacity crowds. The audiences loved the concept, variety and quality of the shows so much that they demanded more.  This third volume features Houston McPherson as your host and MC. 
 
Oxford Branch of the Ontario Genealogical Society - Bus Trip to Archives of Ontario
Wednesday, March 28, 2018
9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Admission: FREE
The Oxford Branch of Ontario Genealogical Society are planning a bus trip to the Archives of Ontario.
 
Bell City Author Series Presents: Pasha Malla
Thursday, March 29, 2018
7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Brantford Public Library, 173 Colborne St., Brantford
Admission: Tickets are $25 (Adults 18+)
Join us in welcoming author Pasha Malla to the Brantford Public Library.  Author of six books and winner of the Trillium Book Award, the Arthur Ellis Award for Crime Fiction, and several National Magazine Awards, Pasha Malla is also a frequent contributor to Newyorker.com, The Walrus and CBC Radio.
 
Easter at Addies
Friday, March 30, 2018
10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Adelaide Hunter Hoodless Homestead National Historic Site, 359 Blue Lake Rd., St. George 
Admission:
Hop out for the 6th Annual Easter at Addie's Hunt and Petting Zoo! There will be lots of activities for the whole family to enjoy, including 2 petting zoos, face painting, balloon artist, cookie decorating, games, silent auction, raffle, retro video games, vendors and of course, the Easter Bunny! There will also be four flights of egg hunts, each starting at 10:30, 10:55, 11:20 and 11:45 am.
 
Myrtleville House Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday, March 31, 2018
10:30 a.m.
Myrtleville House, 34 Myrtleville Dr., Brantford
Admission is by donation
Brant Historical Society’s Myrtleville House Museum presents their annual Easter Egg Hunt with fun for all ages. The hunt begins at 10:30 a.m. sharp and ends at 11:00 a.m. Remember to BYOB (bring your own basket!) to participate in the hunt, and enjoy free crafts and face painting before and after the hunt. There will be tours of the historic house at 11:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m.
 
Freedom House Easter Eggstravaganza
Saturday, March 31, 2018
11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Market Square Mall, 1 Market Street (lower level), Brantford
Enjoy this free event with Easter-themed carnival games, draw prizes, and lots of activities. Each child will go home with a goodie bag.

 

Upcoming April Events:

ICHTHYS Theatre presents All I really need to know I learned in Kindergarten
April 6-8 and 13-15
St. Mary’s Assumption Hall
 
Edwardian High Tea
April 8, 2018
Bell Homestead National Historic Site
 
Paris Lions Maple Syrup Festival
April 14, 2018
Downtown Paris
 
Have an event you'd like to add? Contact us at tourism@brantford.ca 

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