Festivals & Events

Hamilton Winterfest

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Join us for the 2020 Hamilton Winterfest

Explore your city from January 30 to February 17 with more than 100 events. Skate at the waterfront and local arenas, enjoy concerts and live comedy, craft shows and classes. New this year is the Winterfest Hub at the Hamilton Waterfront Trust Centre (Pier 8, 47 Discovery Drive), featuring a massive light projection animating the works of the 2020 Dorset Fine Arts Inuit Print Collection.

Host an event, join us as a volunteer, sponsor or advertise in this year’s magazine En Hiver!

Partner Event Application

The Hamilton Winterfest 2020 Partner Event Application is now open and online!

This year, changes have been made in an effort to better serve the overall development of Winterfest:

  • Collective Marketing
  • Festival Funding - Collective Sponsorship
  • Beacon Program
  • Hot Chocolate & Handwarmers
  • Discounts on Printed Materials

Applications are due on Friday November 15, 2019 for events happening between January 30 and February 17, 2020. For more information visit: https://hamiltonwinterfest.ca/host-an-event/

Learn about the more than 100 Winterfest events 


Contact us

Email [email protected]
Phone 905-548-0111

For more information about Hamilton Winterfest, visit:

Hamilton Winterfest is a co-production of the City of Hamilton and Cobalt Connects www.hamiltonwinterfest.ca