Canada 150 Hamilton 2017

Canada 150, Hamilton 2017: Reflect, Celebrate, Imagine


2017 is a time for all Canadians to reflect on the accomplishments and contributions of those who helped shape our great nation.



It is a time for all to celebrate Canada’s 150th anniversary with events taking place across the city of Hamilton to pay tribute to this significant milestone.


It is a time to imagine the Canada we wish for all and are willing to strive for, overflowing with patriotism, love and understanding; a nation where all people are treated equally with kindness, respect and dignity.


The Great Hamilton Scavenger Hunt app

The Great Hamilton Scavenger Hunt app is your passport to all of the exciting events, festivals, activities and quintessential Hamilton experiences happening throughout the city this summer.

Download the Goosechase app for iPhone or for Android.

Once you’re in, search for “The Great Hamilton Scavenger Hunt” and get ready to earn points, win prizes and explore the city like never before!

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Attend an event

Visit Canada 150 event listings to see what new events have been added in Hamilton.

Promote your event

Submit your Canada 150 event listing for promotion on It can take up to 2 weeks for events to be posted.


Signature events

Visit Canada 150 Events Listings to view all Canada 150 events in Hamilton.

Peace by Piece: Stitching Together Canadian Stories

Monday, July 10, 2017 to Wednesday, August 16, 2017
10:00 am to 6:00 pm
The Cotton Factory, 270 Sherman Avenue North, Hamilton

The Heart of Ontario is hosting The Quilt of Belonging in partnership with The Cotton Factory, Hamilton’s creative arts centre.

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