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June 2019 Sporting Events

June 2019 Sporting Events

June 31-Jun 2 Mosquito B & Bantam AA (OBA Trial – Pitch Counts) Hosted by: Brantford Minor Baseball Association Various locations 31-Jun 2   Walter Gretzky Street Hockey Tournament Hosted by: The Lung Association Steve Brown Sports Complex at Lions Park 7-9   Min Mosquito AA & Rookie Select & Bantam B Hosted by:Brantford Minor BaseballAssociation Various locations 12 13th Annual Phyllis...
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2019 Tourism Ambassador: Krista DuChene

2019 Tourism Ambassador: Krista DuChene

Krista DuChene is not originally from Brantford, unlike our other Tourism Ambassadors featured this week, but she has chosen to make Brantford her home for the past 17 years. DuChene moved here with her husband in 2002, and together they are raising their three children, working, and donating their time to local charitable causes in this great city.  Krista DuChene, 42, is a professional runner, registered dietitian, and public speaker. She is well-known as ‘Canada’s Marathon M...
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June Training & Networking for Creative Industry Professionals

June Training & Networking for Creative Industry Professionals

Do you have any great training or networking opportunities to share with us? Comment below, or send your suggestions to culture@brantford.ca. Please note that these lists are compiled at the beginning of the previous month, and curated specifically for creative industry professionals. This is not a comprehensive training list, but is rather a starting point for your own professional development.
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2019 Tourism Ambassador: Graham Chittenden

2019 Tourism Ambassador: Graham Chittenden

If you live in Brantford and you haven’t heard of Graham Chittenden (well, we won’t go there), but he’s a standup comedian and television writer who Just for Laughs describes as “fresh and clean, but still relentlessly funny.” Chittenden, one of the City’s 2019 Tourism Ambassadors, has been a bright light in the Brantford community for many years. He’s the first guy to be called in for MC duties when there’s a big business or networking event in to...
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Onkwehón:we Festival Returns to Woodland Cultural Centre

Onkwehón:we Festival Returns to Woodland Cultural Centre

The festival provides a space for Haudenosaunee artists and other Indigenous nations to share their multi-disciplined practices.
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2019 Tourism Ambassador - David Hearn

2019 Tourism Ambassador - David Hearn

It’s not easy to become a professional golfer when you live in Canada, especially Brantford, Ontario. We face harsh winters and short golf seasons, both not ideal for golfers. So how does a Brantford kid grow up to become a recognizable name and face on the PGA Tour? Well, it starts with a keen interest that grows to be a passion, and then a lot of hard work, dedication and perseverance. Here is a look at one of the City of Brantford’s 2019 Tourism Ambassadors, David Hearn.  Da...
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Celebrate Tourism Week with Brantford’s Tourism Ambassadors

Celebrate Tourism Week with Brantford’s Tourism Ambassadors

Tourism Brantford invites you to participate in Tourism Week, a national initiative that shows the impact of travel and tourism on the economy. Tourism Week takes place from Sunday, May 26 to Sunday, June 2, 2019.
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