HALTON HILLS, ON – Fall means crisp air, colour and Culture Days! This national celebration of arts and culture is designed to increase public participation in the arts.
“Culture Days provides an opportunity for residents and visitors to explore and experience a wide array of activities available here in Town.” said Mayor Rick Bonnette. “These activities contribute to the high quality of life in Halton Hills and support our top 10 municipal ranking in all of Canada.”
The three-day event features free hands-on and behind-the-scenes arts and culture activities. In Halton Hills the event is bigger than ever with over 60 activities available at no charge, including music, visual arts, crafts and design, dance and theatre for all ages.
Other highlights include: On Beat in the Hills! Join local music groups for an instrument petting zoo, choral singing lessons and a chance to conduct the Halton Hills Concert Band. Friday September 28, 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. at the John Elliott Theatre.
Culture Days @ The Farmers’ Market will include programming offered by Georgetown Thai, Halton Hills Concert Band, Georgetown Pipe Band, HHPL Seed Library and magician Gord Cadabra. Saturday September 29, 9:00 a.m – 12:00 noon at the Georgetown Farmers’ Market.
DJ, Production and Beat-Making Workshop - Learn how to be a DJ with DJ Lagit and produce your own music and beats with Grammy-nominated platinum producer Lord Quest. All ages welcome. Sunday September 30, 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. at Roxy Music in Acton.
View the full schedule at: haltonhills.ca/culturedays. Note that while all events are free, some require pre-registration. Follow #hhCultureDays
About the Town of Halton Hills
The Town of Halton Hills, with a population of approximately 60,000, consists of two urban centres, Georgetown and Acton, the Halton Hills Premier Gateway employment area, three hamlets – Glen Williams, Stewarttown and Norval – and several smaller settlements. Halton Hills has long been recognized for its natural beauty, active agricultural community, high quality of life and proximity to major centres, including Brampton, Mississauga and Toronto. The Town is ranked as one of the top small communities in Canada by a national magazine.
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