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Discover June 2019 Events in Brantford

Discover June 2019 Events in Brantford

It’s time to get outside and enjoy the gorgeous weather with an array of festivals and events in Brantford. Music lovers are in luck because there are several ways to be serenaded this month, many of which you can enjoy in the great outdoors. Treat yourself to something pretty (or at least have fun browsing) on the Holmedale Art Crawl, strap on your brightest red shoes for the Nova Vita Heels to Heal Walk, and visit the Brantford Municipal Airport for their highly anticipated Sunset, Wine and Cheese event. There’s something for everyone when you #DiscoverBrantford in June!

Celebrating 20 Years of the Grand River Chorus

St. Pius Roman Catholic Church, 9 Waverly St., Brantford

Sunday, June 2, 2019

3:00 p.m.

Admission: Adults - $25, Youth (25 and under) - $15

Featuring favourites through the years, including two of Handel’s Coronation Anthems performed at the very first concert of the Grand River Chorus.

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Brantford Downtown Jazz Presents Denielle Bassels

Sanderson Centre for the Performing Arts, 88 Dalhousie St., Brantford

Monday, June 3, 2019

8:00 p.m.

Admission: $30.00

Indie-Swing chanteuse Denielle Bassels hails from Toronto. Her original music whimsically weaves a caravan of influences from her childhood and travels abroad from folk and blues, to Parisian jazz manouche and swing. Denielle’s voice is a pure and rich as her performance style.

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ICHTHYS Theatre Productions Presents House for Sale

St. Mary’s Parish Hall, 133 Murray St., Brantford

June 7, 8, 9, 14 & 15, 2019

7:30 p.m.

Admission: Adults - $15, Students/Seniors (60+) - $10

House For Sale is a dramatic comedy by Ron Hill. Glen Martin is a widower with a tough decision to make. His daughter wants him to sell his home and move in with her. Glen has no desire to move so he comes up with an idea: get a roommate. Turns out, you never know who will show up. House for Sale explores themes of change, loss, friendship and family.

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Arcady Presents Voices of Summer

Central Presbyterian Church, 97 Wellington St., Brantford

Saturday, June 8, 2019

Silent auction and draw at 6:30 p.m., Concert 7:30 p.m.

Admission: Adults - $25, Students - $10, Kids 12 and under are free

Enjoy the new music of Ronald Beckett as you join Arcady for a musical gala celebrating their 2019 Emerging Artist Award Winners. Featuring hors d’oeuvres, great silent auction items, and fabulous draw prizes.

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Organized Kaos (OK) Trades Competition

Wayne Gretzky Sports Centre, 254 North Park St., Brantford

Saturday, June 8, 2019

9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Admission: FREE

Two students from each local high school will be working to frame the best Garbage Shed, competing for the grand prize: a $450+ tool package. It will be a fun, family friendly event for the community. Along with the competition, there will be interactive trades booths, face painting, and “Doug the Great” will be entertaining.

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Holmedale Art Crawl

Various Locations

Sunday, June 9, 2019

10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Admission: FREE

View the incredible work of 27 artists at 18 different locations in Holmedale the second weekend in June. It can be anything from soaps, to paintings to lawn ornaments—but they have to be made by hand by the artist on site (no commercial products).

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58th Annual Brantford Coin Show

Branlyn Community Centre, 238 Brantwood Park Rd., Brantford

Sunday, June 9, 2019

9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Admission: FREE

Hosted by the Brantford Numismatic Society, this family friendly event features over 90 dealer tables from all over Ontario selling coins, banknotes, tokens, royal Canadian Mint products, silver, gold, estate jewelry, numismatic supplies, etc. Kids table offers coins, tokens and supplies to inspire the youth at subsidized prices. Enjoy an on-site food truck and free door prize tickets, with more than 40 prizes to be won.

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Nova Vita Heels to Heal Walk

Harmony Square, 89 Dalhousie St., Brantford

Sunday, June 9, 2019

11:00 a.m.

The 9th Annual Heels to Heal Walk is in support of the over 1,000 individuals that Nova Vita serves every year. Join Nova Vita on Sunday, June 9, 2019 in Brantford’s Harmony Square and stand tall in your red heels or your red shoes against domestic violence. This is Nova Vita’s largest event of the year, both in raising awareness and in financial support.

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Brantford Pride Celebration & Walk

Mohawk Park, 51 Lynwood Dr., Brantford

Saturday, June 15, 2019

Brantford Pride Week will be celebrated June 9th through June 15th, 2019. Pride Walk and Pride in the Park will take place Saturday, June 15th with more details, including the time to come.

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Sunset, Wine and Cheese

Brantford Municipal Airport, 110 Aviation Ave., Brantford

June 21, July 19 & August 16

7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Admission: $15 (includes all you can eat + one drink ticket)

The sunset is the beautiful backdrop of a social gathering as you sip wine and enjoy the variations of catered charcuterie boards and live entertainment right next to the runways. Revel in the sound of local musicians and enjoy the delicious tastes of assorted meats, cheeses, artisan breads, salads, fruit, sauces, and more. This event features four different kinds of red and white wines, and four different international types of beer. Games and train rides are available for the kids around the spectacular airport grounds. Bring your friends and family and relax after work; don’t forget your lawn chairs!

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Summer Serenade with Brantford Memorial Concert Band

Bell Homestead National Historic Site, 94 Tutela Heights Rd., Brantford

Saturday, June 22, 2019

7:00 p.m.

Admission: by donation

An evening of exceptional live music with director Paul Nicholson conducting Brantford’s brilliant concert band. Bring your own lawn chair and blanket.

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Perch Fish Fry & Dance

Brant Curling Club, 34 Morrell St., Brantford

Saturday, June 22, 2019

5:00 p.m.

Admission: Adults $40.00, Children (under 12 years) $20.00

Visit the Brant Curling Club on June 22 and enjoy a delicious perch fish fry dinner, catered by Knechtel's in Port Dover. This dance is hosted by the Brant Curling Club and Crossing All Bridges Learning Centre and all ages are welcome. Opening ceremonies begins at 5:00 p.m., with dinner from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. and dance to follow. For tickets or information, please call Nancy at 519-756-5123.


 

Onkwehón:we – The Original Peoples Festival

Woodland Cultural Centre, 184 Mohawk St., Brantford

Friday, June 28 to Sunday, June 30, 2019

Admission: Free

The 2nd annual Onkwehón:we Festival will focus on current Haudenosaunee artistic and cultural practices in both contemporary and traditional forms. The performances and events will be multi-disciplined and be of the highest caliber featuring: dance, music, theatre, visual arts, film and workshops.

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Brantford Musicians Association Presents Tunes in the Park

Victoria Park, 65 Market St., Brantford

June 28 to August 30, 2019 (Fridays at Noon in the summer)

12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Admission: FREE
Bring your lawn chair or blanket and enjoy free music and tunes in downtown Victoria Park every Friday at noon.

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