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LOCAL SHOW: Supercrawl Saturday

in Hamont/Music & Art

This past weekend James St. N was transformed as it is every year from an already bustling hub of art and food into a SUPER bustling hub of art and food. The 11th annual Supercrawl couldn’t have happened at a better time, with the announced sale of the Artword Art Bar, and the closing of…

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LOCAL SHOW: A VERY BLUE DEBUT

in Hamont/Music & Art

Who doesn’t love a good supergroup? Cream, Them Crooked Vultures, Anyways Gang, Crosby, Stills and Nash and as of Tuesday Night, Blue. Fronted by Hamilton rock n’ roller Ross Miller of The Dirty Nil, the band began as an idea shared between himself and guitarist Vince Soliveri (Stay Down) and came into being with the…

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LOCAL SHOW: SACHA Success

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The historic corner of James and Murray was home to a beautiful night of music, support and awareness this past Friday. This Ain’t Hollywood was host to a benefit supporting SACHA (Sexual Assault Centre of Hamilton). At face value it seemed business as usual for the venue, packed inside and out with local music supporters,…

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May ArtCrawl

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May 10/Friday Night Live! Celebrate ArtCrawl May 10! On James St N, stop into the Centre3 (173 James N/7-10pm) free reception for 2 new exhibits!  Shop Makers Market Season Opener/free entry (252 James N/ 7-10pm) in the Cathedral Courtyard. While you’re here, check out the unique James N shopping, have a drink and dine on authentic Mexican…

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Centre[3] for Print & Media Arts

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Hamilton’s Arts District! Stop by Centre[3] at 173 James St N! You’ll find an inspiring gallery with new exhibits opening monthly. Canadian Art highlighted “Signs of Light” by Natalie Hunter and Neil Frederick Sharpe, a “must see” in Canada for the week of April 12-18. You can see it now at Centre[3] until May 1st. Centre[3] is…

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Hamilton Makers’ Market

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A Special Creative Community! Local artists and artisans join together in this juried community marketplace! Makers’ Market celebrates a 10 year anniversary! Makers’ Market started as a community outreach program of Christ’s Church Cathedral. The Market supports smaller scale artists as an integral part of the James St N Arts District Neighborhood! When and Where…

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The Assembly Gallery

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Hamilton’s Arts District! The Assembly Gallery, at 4 Cannon St E,  is in the heart of the James St N Arts District. The September Supercrawl and monthly James St N Artcrawl celebrate creativity!  The Assembly Gallery opened in the former Hundred Dollar Gallery on November 11, 2016, adding this unique artists collective to Hamilton’s thriving…

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Hamilton Arts Council

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Hamilton’s Vibrant Arts Scene! In Hamilton we love the local arts scene! We may not fully appreciate one of the local organizations helping to make it all happen. The Hamilton Arts Council works behind the scenes, advocating for local artists and expanding community accessibility to the arts! Making the Connections! The Arts Council builds artist/community…

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Collective Arts Brewing

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Putting Hamilton Craft Beer on the Map! Ontario based Collective Arts Brewing embraces a grass roots tradition at their local brewery in Hamilton.  This “made in Hamilton” Collective Arts craft beer continues to grow in popularity, as they pour and sell at events and stores in Canada, New England and New York State. Lucky beer…

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The Painted Bench

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Creativity on Ottawa Street! The Painted Bench, at 208 Ottawa St N, encourages everyone to express their creativity!  Whether you’re interested in updating an old dresser, adding a welcome sign to your door or stenciling your walls, the Painted Bench has you covered. The Bench stocks all the supplies you’ll need, and offers the workshops…

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Wick’d Wax Creations

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The Ottawa Street Chandler. Wes Fletcher is a Hamilton Chandler, studying to become one of 3 Master Chandlers in Canada. You’ll find his hand-poured, hand-dipped candle creations at Wick’d Wax, on 203 Ottawa St N. Loyal customers can find Wick’d candles on Ottawa St plus 40 other Canadian retail shops who love Wick’d candles, too!…

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Art Gallery of Hamilton

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Hamilton is an Art Town! Our Hamilton community celebrates local arts!  Supporting art enriches Hamilton life with festivals, and inspiring public art in our schools, businesses, parks and streets. Art Tourists to Hamilton eat and shop at restaurants and stores. Hamilton businesses embrace local artwork in their workplaces and products. The Art Gallery of Hamilton.…

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Earls Court Gallery

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Art on Ottawa St N! Next time you’re on Ottawa Street, come right into this welcoming gallery! You’ll be inspired by the changing exhibits of contemporary work by local and national artists, as well as, classic historical pieces. Earls is celebrating their 8th year on Ottawa St this September, moving here in 2009. What’s Inside?…

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Supercrawl 2017

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  It’s Here! September 8-10  Supercrawl is here! 2017 is predicted to be even bigger than 2016! Crowd estimates for last year say 200,000 people attended, and more are expected this year! A voluntary poll among last years “Supercrawlers” (that’s a thing now) found that almost 70% who answered the poll had been to one…

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Rust City Brewery

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Rust City Brewery  (rustcitybrewery.com) Whether you love coffee, beer or both you’ll find Rust City, at 27 King William St, a unique combination of urban coffee house, creative restaurant, and craft beer brew pub. Plans are in the works for an onsite brewery. Sunday Jazz Brunch at Rust City is a popular place to be…

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Brewed in Hamilton – The Local Craft Beer Scene

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Hamilton Craft Brewers  Collective Arts Brewing (collectiveartsbrewing.com) Locals and tourists are excited about Hamilton Craft Beer!  Beer lovers seek out Collective Arts Brewing on Burlington St East, near the Waterfront.  Collective Arts features a large onsite brewery, store, tasting room and gallery.  Daily tours and a full schedule of events make Collective Arts a popular…

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Barton Village is Welcoming

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Barton Village Invites You! The enthusiastic business owners in Barton Village joined together to become an official Business Improvement Area (BIA).  This local group takes great pride in Barton Village and in serving their neighbors and visitors! Barton Villagers are inviting you to visit their neighborhood and join in celebrating their community! Barton Village has…

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Hamilton Culture Days

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2017 Culture Days Canada Culture Days Canada has been a national celebration of arts and culture since 2010. Hundreds of thousands of volunteers, artists, cultural creators, supporters, and admirers participate and share activities during the 3 day event.  September 29, 30 and October 1st are the dates for 2017 Culture Days Canada. 2017 Culture Days…

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For Home Decor Visit Ottawa Street North!

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Ottawa Street North is “Must See” shopping for home decor! Ottawa Street offers something for everyone and is the “first stop” destination for shoppers looking for home decor.  Furniture and antique shops inspire with their modern, vintage and antique furniture, and accessories for home or office.  Fabric and foam selections and upholstery craftsmen offer endless…

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