What we're about

We have been completely won over by this part of Ontario and all it as to offer...We would like to share our experiences with you and learn about yours. What a better way to do that than to get together a bunch of great peeps, come up with some new adventures within this great city and embark upon them together.

Adventures in Hamilton and area will be a place where young and experienced, married and single people can come together embark on Southern Ontario adventures of all kinds together. Our only restriction just for logisitcal reasons we ask that you be 19 plus.

Hope to hear from you soon.
Your friends at Adventures in Hamilton and Area!

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Please also note also on occasion we would also like us to have events that are male, female, couple and single specific depending on the demographics of the group.

This concept started with sharing a 101 adventures, then we moved to 501, to 1001 the organizers of this group are so amazing we just increased it to a 2017. All that you can say is WOW! Remember all organizers are volunteers. Take the time and say THANK YOU they do it all just for you!

Upcoming events (5+)

IN2U @ Waterdown Legion - FREE!

Waterdown Legion Hall

IN2U is playing at Waterdown Legion! It starts at 8 pm. Dancing. Inexpensive beverages and snacks available for purchase from the Legion.

Jazz in the Sanctuary (Afternoon Show): Alfie Smith

Laidlaw Memorial United Church

Alfie Smith is a prolific songwriter, an accomplished performer and talented multi-instrumentalist. Known best for his resophonic guitars, brazen slide licks and uncompromising vocals, Alfie is endorsed by several luthiers including Goodman Guitars (who have recently named a guitar model after him) and Goldtone Banjos. He has been nominated for a dozen Hamilton music awards including Best Male Vocalist and Best Guitarist, and has represented Toronto in 2010 and Memphis in 2018 the Memphis International Blues Challenge. To date, Alfie has released six records, his most recent being Sometimes the Rain. He is currently signed and distributed through Busted Flat Records. Alfie has played from Sudbury to New Orleans. He has been a featured performer at Mariposa, Festival of Friends, Home County, Festival Borealis, Eaglewood, Mill Race, Red Rock, Brampton, Niagara Blues Festival, Harbourfront Blues Festival, Octoberfolk, Orillia Spring Blues, Barriefolk and Orangeville Blues & Jazz festival. As usual, it's Pay What You Can.

Movie at the Westdale: They Shall Not Grow Old

The Westdale Theatre

On the centenary of the end of First World War, Academy Award-winner Peter Jackson (The Lord of the Rings trilogy) presents the World Premiere of an extraordinary new work showing the Great War as you have never seen it. This unique film brings into high definition the human face of the First World War as part of a special London Film Festival presentation alongside a live Q&A with director Peter Jackson hosted by Mark Kermode. Using state of the art technology to restore original archival footage which is more than a 100-years old, Jackson brings to life the people who can best tell this story: the men who were there. Driven by a personal interest in the First World War, Jackson set out to bring to life the day-to-day experience of its soldiers. After months immersed in the BBC and Imperial War Museums’ archives, narratives and strategies on how to tell this story began to emerge for Jackson. Using the voices of the men involved, the film explores the reality of war on the front line; their attitudes to the conflict; how they ate; slept and formed friendships, as well what their lives were like away from the trenches during their periods of downtime. Jackson and his team have used cutting edge techniques to make the images of a hundred years ago appear as if they were shot yesterday. The transformation from black and white footage to colourised footage can be seen throughout the film revealing never before seen details. Reaching into the mists of time, Jackson aims to give these men voices, investigate the hopes and fears of the veterans, the humility and humanity that represented a generation changed forever by a global war. Tickets can be purchased in advance here (and you can view the trailer too): https://www.thewestdale.ca/event/they-shall-not-grow-old/2019-03-26/ $9 for Westdale members, $12 for non-members, $9 for seniors and students Movie starts at 6:30 pm

Try-It: Indoor Horseshoes $3 per person

HAMILTON HORSESHOE PITCHING CLUB

***The fee for playing is $3.00 cash per person.*** Come out and try indoor horseshoe pitching! (If you enjoy it, you are welcome to join the club.) Wear layers, comfortable clothing and bring a pair of shoes. Text or call me at[masked]. We can meet inside the front entry around 6:50 pm.

Past events (2,395)

March Jazz Vespers: The Clark Johnston Trio

New Vision United Church

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