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Stay Hydrated and Sunblocked!…While You Enjoy the Outdoor Festival Fun!

Check out Bob’s Top 5! 1. Brantford: International Jazz Festival. Come celebrate jazz and its culture with four stages providing a continuous lineup of free entertainment. This is world class music from diverse backgrounds – Traditional Jazz to Big Band

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Fall Fairs Are in the Air……Antiques Galore and More!………

Check out Bob’s Top 5! 1. Flamborough: Christie Antique and Vintage Show.  Here you will find hundreds of dealers and almost 10 acres of treasures to be discovered. Come find your next treasure piece in such categories as china, jewellery,

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Still Time for Some Ribs, Football or Fireworks to Wrap Up the Weekend!

Check out Bob’s Top 5! 1. Hamilton: Tiger-Cats Labour Day Classic! Ticats games are more than just tackles and touchdowns! Bring the whole family out and enjoy the brand new Tim Hortons Field, one of the best fan experiences in

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Enjoy This End of Summer Sizzler! (Safely)

Check out Bob’s Top 5! 1. Paris: 160th annual Paris Fair! There are lots of good reasons to check out this historic anniversary edition. A mix of old and new will be on display with events, such as motocross and

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Are the Kids Saying “Mom, I’m Bored”? (home stretch now :)

For some late breaking ideas….. Check out Bob’s Top 5! 1. Hagersville: Three Fires Homecoming Pow Wow And Traditional Gathering. Drop by this weekend to celebrate the culture of the Mississaugas of the First Nation. It will be a colourful

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Out and About in the Jewel Listening Area! Lots to Do!

Check out Bob’s Top 5! 1. Brantford: 5th Annual Desiree’s Ride along with the 1st Annual Car & Motorcycle Show & Shine. Desiree’s Ride is named after Desiree Gallagher who was a victim of Crime.  She was brutally assaulted in

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How To Spend One of the Finest Weekends this Summer….? (weatherwise anyway)

Check out Bob’s Top 5! 1. Brantford: Brantford Kinsmen 9th Annual Ribfest. Great food, great fun and great entertainment all await you at this year’s RibStravaGanza at Cockshutt Park. While you’re taking in the food and fun, enjoy a little

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Last but Not Least! For Fun Stuff to do on Civic Holiday……

Check out Bob’s Top 5  (revised) 1. Burlington: Joseph Brant Day. Join in the fun (5,000 attendees can’t be wrong) for an incredible line-up of family friendly entertainment, historical displays, a food truck rally, vendors and a variety of interactive

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Keep Your Cool! – Splash Pad / Swimming Relief!

Cool off this weekend in the Jewel Listening Area! In Brantford….https://bit.ly/2J5ztRe There are 41 splash pads, wading pools and play lots in Hamilton- https://bit.ly/2tIA01T 22 splash pads locations in Burlington – https://bit.ly/2Mwz5bC 16 splash pad locations in Oakville – https://bit.ly/2lKakNS

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Enjoy Your Long Weekend! (Even if we can’t decide on a name for it!)

Check out Bob’s Top 5! 1. Hamilton: Festival of Friends. You are invited! to this annual three-day free summer music festival held at Gage Park. For the second year in a row, the Festival of Friends has unveiled an entirely

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Summer’s Flying By! Make the Most of this Last Weekend in July!

Check out Bob’s Top 5 1. Ohsweken:  Grand River Champion of Champions Powwow.   Experience the excitement of centuries of culture as dancers from across North America compete to become the Champion of Champions.  Dancers and singers representing every major North American native cultural group dressed in

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There’s Lots of (Jazzy) Things to do this Weekend: Indoors and Out!

Check out Bob’s Top 5! 1) Hamilton: Fringe Festival. The 15th annual features more than 50 companies offering up musicals, dance, comedies, magic shows, dramas, and family entertainment in nearly 400 performances- there truly is something for everyone! Here is

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There’s Lots Going on this Weekend for all Ages!

Check out Bob’s Top 5! 1) Brantford: Bell Summer Theatre Festival.   This year’s Festival features outdoor local theatre at its best! Artistic Director, Peter Muir, and a cast of talented local thespians invite you to enjoy three brilliant productions.

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It’s the Last Day for This Year’s International Villages Festival….Don’t Miss It!

Check out Bob’s Top 5! 1) Brantford: 45th Annual International Villages Festival.  Sample “The World at Your Doorstep” with 17 different festival village halls for you to enjoy. From Poland to Hungary to Ukraine, and around the world, pick a

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Q. Who is Your New BFF During an Extreme Heat Alert?

A. Your local splash pad or swimming pool. Here is a list of same for the Jewel Listening Area. In Brantford….https://bit.ly/2J5ztRe There are 41 splash pads, wading pools and play lots in Hamilton- https://bit.ly/2tIA01T 22 splash pads locations in Burlington

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