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Seven Hamilton Festivals and Events Named Ontario’s Top 100

Hamilton, ON - Festivals and Events Ontario (FEO) announced Ontario’s 2019 Top 100 Festivals & Events last night at their annual Conference held in London this year, with seven of Hamilton’s leading festivals and events receiving the honour.

The Top 100 recipients represent festivals and events that excel within the industry. Submissions from FEO members were received for consideration in the fall of 2018 and were judged by an independent panel of judges.

“Hamilton has many events and festivals and we are delighted that these experiences were recognized by their peers at FEO 2019”.

Carrie Brooks-Joiner, Acting Director, Tourism and Culture Division.


Quick Facts

Hamilton’s festivals and events awarded the 2019 Top 100 designation, include:

  • Dundas Cactus Festival - Aug. 16-18, 2019
  • Dundas International Buskerfest - June 7-9, 2019
  • It's your Festival - June 29-July 1, 2019
  • Re-enactment of the Battle of Stoney Creek - June 1-2, 2019
  • Supercrawl - Sept. 13-15, 2019
  • Telling Tales Festival - Sept. 15, 2019
  • Winona Peach Festival - Aug. 23-25, 2019

Additional Resources

Tourism Hamilton
Festivals and Events Ontario