Refugees for Brockville is hosting a free film screening of Ai Weiwei's film on human migration on June 25th at 6:30 pm at the Legion. Free to everyone with donations for Refugees for Brockville accepted. Drinks available for sale with popcorn provided. All are welcome.
We are hosting this film in honour of World Refugee Day on June 25th and will use it as an opportunity to discuss a new fund that makes sponsorship easier as it covers all associated costs of sponsorship for one year.
Explore Brockville's criminal past on the Brockville Museum's downtown walking tour. Hear some of the curious accounts from trials held at the local courthouse; learn about one of the largest bank heists in Canadian history, and discover exactly what happened to John Simpson's skin, among other true stories.
Experienced and entertaining historical interpreters will be your hosts on this 90 minute journey. Tickets are only $8 per person and are available for purchase through SNAP'D or in person at the Brockville Museum. Parental discretion is advised. All tours begin and end at the Museum.
Historic Waterfront Walking Tours - Thursdays 7 p.m. & Fridays 3 p.m. June 20 - August 23.
The St. Lawrence River has always held a special place in Brockville's history. Once our industrial core, our shores have been transformed into the city's recreational heart. Let one of the Brockville Museum's entertaining and informed historical interpreters tell you some of the fascinating stories about our treasured waterfront.
Tours are approximately 90 minutes in length. Tickets are only $8 per person and are available for purchase through or in person at the Brockville Museum. All tours begin and end at the Museum.
The MS Society Support group meets the 4th Thursday (June 27th) of every month, Richard's Coffeehouse (across from the Brockville Arts Centre), 1-3 p.m.This is a wonderful way to connect with other people affected by MS for mutual support, comfort and friendship. Contact Margaret at 613-342-6396 foe more information
FRIDAY JUNE 28th - Platinum Blonde
Headlined by; Radio and Television Broadcasters Association Hall of Fame and Multi-Platinum artists; Platinum Blonde.
Supporting Act: Bourne To Rock
Cocktail Hour Featuring: Mark Bergman.
SATURDAY June 29th - Jason Blaine
Canadian Country Music Association award winner Jason Blaine with supporting act Jordy Jackson.
Hydroplane Racing League 10am-430pm.
Sunday June 30th- The Northern Pikes
Canadian legends and Juno nominees The Northern Pikes.
Dead Root Revival
Hydroplane Racing League Last Chance Qualifiers & Championship Finals 10:30 am until 4:30 p.m.
Trophy Presentations at 5PM
Early Bird Festival Weekend Pass - $50 **for First 1000
Festival Weekend Pass - $60
VIP Weekend Passes available for $90
Day passes (Only available at the gate):
Saturday & Sunday Pass: $40
Concerts are subject to Capacity; Advanced Passes given priority front of line access.
This year’s festival sees an influx in activities in addition to the hydroplane races with a focus on musical entertainment & an expanded kid’s zone. This year’s festival will be a truly well-rounded family event jam-packed with entertainment for all ages. There will be Food vendors & Craft Vendors lining Blockhouse Island.
Weekend Passes include all attractions i.e. hydroplane races, live music concerts Friday - Saturday - Sunday etc.
June 28th - June 30th 2019
Charity Car wash and BBQ at Brockville Hyundai each Saturday from now until Thanksgiving weekend. The Fun runs from 10 – 3 at Brockville Hyundai on Stewart Blvd. This week it’s Girls Inc washing your car and cooking up Burgers and hot dogs.
The 21st annual Rideau Lakes Studio Tour is being celebrated on June 29th and 30th, 2019, at various studios throughout the Rideau Lakes district. Artists featuring paintings, pottery, sculptures, wood carvings, weaving, quilts, jewelry and more will be open from 10:00 am to 5:00pm, brochures are available at local restaurants, stores and welcome centres, visit our website at rideaulakesstudioandgartentour.com, like us on Facebook or call 613-272-3630. See you there.
Sunday in the Park 2019
June 30 – Perpetual Emotion Vocal Quartet;
July 7 – Brockville Concert Band;
July 14 – 1000 Islanders Chorus;
July 21 – Alexander’s Big Time Band;
July 28 – Night Train Big Band;
August 4 – Fiddlers Plus;
August – 11 Ruby Tuesday Dixieland Band (at St. John’s because of Ribfest);
August 18 – Maple Leaf Brass Band;
August 25 – Chris and Alex with the Great Music Guys.
10 Concerts total. Rain venue SJUC Stage. June/July concerts start at 7:00, August at 6:30