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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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Brantford Kinsmen Ribfest

Brantford Ribfest is three days of great food, live music, and family fun brought to you by the Brantford Kinsmen Club. Five of North America’s best Ribbers will take to Cockshutt Park during the weekend of August 10 to 12,

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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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Heat Warning in Effect!

An extreme heat event is in effect for the Canada Day long weekend.  It will continue over the 3 day holiday weekend with daytime highs in the the low to mid thirties with humidex values into the mid forties. Overnight low

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Happy Canada Day Weekend Eh! To Find the Party Closest to You………

Check out Bob’s Top 5! 1) Oh Canada! July 1st Celebrations in the Jewel Listening Area! a) Brantford: Lots of food, fun, festivities and FIREWORKS for the whole family at Lions Park! https://bit.ly/2tzMFnE b) Burlington: Starts with a citizenship ceremony

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45 Consecutive Years of presenting “The World at Your Doorstep” – The International Villages Festival is back!

It’s “The World at Your Doorstep” for four fabulous days from Wednesday July 4th to Saturday July 7th, the 45th edition of the Brantford International Villages Cultural Festival!. 45 years of bringing world class memories to the city, this year

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Suefest – Robin Benedict

  I’m Corey O’Shaughnessy with Jewel 92, and I’m joined by the Community Cruiser—powered by Brantford Toyota—at Sue Fest, the fundraising show for The Heart and Stroke Foundation! Right now, I have the pleasure of sitting down with singer-songwriter Robin

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