Events


May
1
Wed
Farwell 4 Hire
May 1 @ 12:00:00 AM – May 31 @ 11:59:00 PM

You may know Mike Farwell from his daily show on 570 News, or as the voice of the Kitchener Rangers, but you can’t really know Farewell, until you make him do your laundry. Farwell 4 Hire is back again, and Mike will be working harder than ever. Help him reach their goal of $150,000 in support of Cystic Fibrosis research. Give Mike all your oddest jobs, in exchange for a donation! Yard work, painting, whatever odd job you need done…he will do it!

Mike Farwell's Story

Farwell4Hire aims to raise awareness about cystic fibrosis, and money for research into this incurable disease. It also hits close to home and has real meaning for the man whose name is on the campaign. Here is his story.To donate: https://bit.ly/2I0iQln

Posted by Farwell4Hire on Thursday, May 3, 2018

May
24
Fri
KW Symphony – Piano Men @ Centre In The Square
May 24 – May 25 all-day
KW Symphony - Piano Men @ Centre In The Square | Kitchener | Ontario | Canada

Get ready for a musical journey through the 1970s featuring the timeless classics of the legendary Billy Joel and Elton John. Celebrate each year of the 70s, hit by hit, from the songbooks of Billy Joel and Elton John, with hits like RocketmanGoodbye Yellow Brick Road and Piano Man, all with award winning Canadian recording artist Jim Witter and the KWS. It’s a salute to two of the most popular contemporary songwriters!

KWS Assistant Conductor
Jim Witter, piano & vocals

May
26
Sun
Walk To Make Cystic Fibrosis History @ Waterloo Park
May 26 @ 08:30:00 AM – 02:00:00 PM

On Sunday, May 26, 2019, thousands of participants across Canada will unite at local community walk sites during Cystic Fibrosis (CF) awareness month to celebrate their fundraising efforts, while imagining a world without CF. Over 10,000 supporters, including volunteers, donors, partners and participants help support Cystic Fibrosis Canada’s mission; To end Cystic Fibrosis. The funds raised at the walk are used to target world-class research, supporting and advocating for high-quality individualized CF care and raising and allocating funds for these purposes. Register here!

Jun
1
Sat
Ride For Dad @ Sportsworld Crossing
Jun 1 @ 07:00:00 AM – 07:00:00 AM

Join us for a fun-filled day of riding with a lunch, poker run, prizes and much more all while helping to raise money to fight prostate cancer for our local community! Ride Day Registration 7-8:30 AM. Kickstands Up 9 AM Sharp! OR register online today!

Jun
8
Sat
Walk to End ALS @ Waterloo Public Square
Jun 8 @ 09:00:00 AM – 12:00:00 PM

YOUR participation means EVERYTHING, because finding treatments and providing care takes all of us. Team up with friends, loved ones and co-workers to help Canadians living with ALS and their families. The Walk to End ALS is about local communities coming together to raise funds and celebrate hope for a future without ALS. Funds received support our vision: supporting Canadians living with ALS and investing in research to make ALS a treatable, not terminal disease.

Click here to register for the walk! 

Jun
9
Sun
2019 World Partnership Walk @ Waterloo Square
Jun 9 @ 09:00:00 AM – 02:00:00 PM

Take a walk to help end global poverty! Join Canadians all across the country raising funds and awareness in the World Partnership Walk.

Funds raised through World Partnership Walk go directly to support AKFC’s development programs in Africa and Asia— initiatives that improve access to quality education and health, increase food security, create economic opportunities and help millions of people unlock their potential to build a better life.

In Kitchener-Waterloo, the Walk takes place on Sunday, June 9th at Waterloo Public Square. It’s a fun day with an easy walk, live entertainment, great food and lots more! Together, we can fight global poverty and be a positive force of change in the world.

Register your team today!

Jun
10
Mon
Signatures – A Taste Test of Waterloo Region’s Best @ Waterloo Memorial Recreational Complex
Jun 10 @ 11:30:00 AM – 01:30:00 PM

 

Enjoy a lunchtime taste test of some of Waterloo Region’s best restaurants’ signature dishes! Participants will tantalize their taste buds with free samples from some of the most well-known and up-and-coming names in the Waterloo Region food scene. Tickets include food and entry into draws and giveaways! Get your tickets now!

Jun
15
Sat
21st Annual House & Garden Tour of Note @ Conrad Centre
Jun 15 @ 10:00:00 AM – 05:00:00 PM

Visit five exceptional homes and gardens in Waterloo Region featuring a variety of architectural styles and décor. A spring treat not to be missed!

  • A 1970s Beechwood bungalow reconfigured into an open concept design.
  • Stylish, customized Waterloo home with expansive “show gardens”.
  • Spacious family home showcasing a stunning Turkish art collection and many lovely outdoor features.
  • Vintage Cambridge stone cottage with owner-designed folk art throughout.
  • An 1832 Cambridge stone farmhouse with beautiful French-inspired peasant gardens.

Click here to purchase tickets! All proceeds support the Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony Orchestra!

Jul
19
Fri
Sun Life Financial Uptown Waterloo Jazz Festival
Jul 19 @ 04:00:00 PM – Jul 21 @ 03:00:00 PM

The smooth sounds of jazz fill the air during the Sun Life Financial Uptown Waterloo Jazz Festival. Enjoy three days of incredible live music, July 19th – 21st, 2019 in UpTown Waterloo. Festival-goers will enjoy this free festival which showcases a stellar lineup of Canadian jazz musicians and performers!

 

Take a look some of 2019’s performers!

Sep
7
Sat
Walk-It- For Parkinson’s @ Kiwanis Park, Beach side picnic tables
Sep 7 all-day

 

Who will you WALK-IT for? Think about someone you know who has been touched by Parkinson’s and dedicate your participation in WALK-IT For Parkinson’s to them! This event provides much needed funds for support services, education, advocacy and research. Register today!