Discover Brantford Blog

Archive by category: Arts and CultureReturn
Live Music & Lunch at Beckett Centre

Live Music & Lunch at Beckett Centre

Don’t miss the Beckett Adult Leisure Centre’s special Friday series for $10 lunch and live music! Each month, the Beckett Centre, located at 219 Colborne Street, offers live music by local performers as well as a full lunch, including an entrée, side potato, vegetable, roll, dessert and coffee.  Limited seating is available for each event, so make sure to get your ticket(s) at the Beckett Adult Health Centre before they sell out. The registration deadline is the Wednesday...
Read More...
Is your 2020 Resolution Musical?

Is your 2020 Resolution Musical?

Start the New Year out right by learning a new skill that will keep you busy and fulfilled for a lifetime. If you started the New Year with the hope to learn a new musical instrument, Brantford Music Centre is the place to start.  Located at 422 Colborne Street in Brantford, the Brantford Music Centre is a family-run full-service music store serving southwestern Ontario for over 40 years. Not only does this incredible local shop sell (and rent) the industry’s top brand name products,...
Read More...
January Training & Networking for Creative Industry Professionals

January Training & Networking for Creative Industry Professionals

Welcome to our January roundup of training and networking opportunities for creative professionals in our community. Don’t forget to sign up for our monthly Arts & Culture e-newsletter to get these opportunities delivered straight to your email inbox so you don’t miss a thing.  Looking to join a monthly, recurring networking group? Scroll to the bottom of this blog to learn about local groups and when they meet. Do you have any great training or networking opportunities to...
Read More...
January Featured Artist: Dean Ellis

January Featured Artist: Dean Ellis

Our first Featured Artist of 2020 is Dean Ellis, an event photographer and mixed media artist who works with pen and ink, oil painting, sculpture, the occasional written piece, and anything else that “strikes [his] fancy.”  Dean has been surrounded by art and artists since he was a child – he’s a fourth generation artist – so it was no surprise that he ended up with the talent and passion for the arts. His mother was a painter and singer, and his grandmother w...
Read More...
Discover January 2020 Events in Brantford

Discover January 2020 Events in Brantford

Winter Class Registration Opens Brantford Potters Guild, 111 Sherwood dr Wednesday, January 1, 2020 All Day Admission: Free Registration Begins to sign up for winter classes for pottery making. Brantford Potters Guild website   24th Annual Mayor’s Levee Brantford and District Civic Centre, 79 Market St S. Wednesday, January 1, 2020 11:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Admission: Free Join Mayor Kevin Davis as Brantford welcomes 2020! Enjoy lunch with a free community skate from 12:00 ...
Read More...
Sanderson Centre Celebrates 100 Years of Applause!

Sanderson Centre Celebrates 100 Years of Applause!

by Valerie VanDixhoorn Get ready for one of the Sanderson Centre for the Performing Arts' biggest seasons yet in celebration of 100 years of theatre. This beautiful theatre seats 1,125 and they show professional entertainment and local performing arts shows, community and show events, dance competitions and recitals. The goal of this season is to entertain audiences with selections in keeping with the three era’s of the theatre: Vaudeville, Film, and Performance. The Sanderson Centre was...
Read More...
12 Days of Giveaways Day 6: Oakhill Marketplace

12 Days of Giveaways Day 6: Oakhill Marketplace

On the sixth day of Christmas my true love gave to me...a beautiful gift basket from Oakhill Marketplace!  Win a beautiful gift basket from Oakhill Marketplace filled to the brim with goodies and treats for the holiday season. Also get a sneak peak at what Oakhill has to offer from their local artisans, such as essential oils, charcuterie boards, interior decorations and more. Oakhill gives business start-ups the opportunity to showcase their creative products, for a reasonable price which...
Read More...

Search Posts

Connect With Us

Blog Categories

Recent Blogs

Blog Archives