• Zoetic Theatre

    Heritage Hotspots – Places to Play

    Hamilton is an exciting place to be right now, especially for those of us attracted to the amazing architecture this city boasts. A few years into my interior design career, I decided to focus on working with historic places and public spaces. I was drawn to the inherent magic of…

  • Hamilton Waterfall

    Discover the Raw Beauty of Hamilton’s Frozen Waterfalls

    Over the holidays, I went on a few hikes on the trails near my home. Because of the spring-like temperatures, the waterfalls I passed were flowing pretty much as they usually do. But fast forward a couple of weeks and one big deep freeze instantly transformed the waterfalls into living…

  • MyHamilton - Guest Blogs

    #MyHamilton – An Insider’s Guide to the Best of the City

    Hamilton is home to some great stories. #MyHamilton is a new place for Tourism Hamilton to share them with visitors and locals. Our storytellers are some of Hamilton’s greatest cheerleaders – each with a unique voice and a fascinating point of view. They’re blogging about food, music, festivals, attractions, heritage…

  • Forest

    Hike Your Heart Out Hamilton

    Nestled along the Niagara Escarpment – a UNESCO World Biosphere Reserve –  Hamilton offers outstanding opportunities for incredible hiking. Enjoy scenic views, waterfalls, forests, marshland and miles of trails along the way – all within minutes of the city. Cootes Paradise The largest wetland at the western end of Lake Ontario,…

  • Puddicombe

    Back to the Land – Enjoy Hamilton’s Great Harvest this Fall at Local Farms

    Fall is the perfect time of year to visit the many beautiful farms that Hamilton has to offer. Enjoy the fresh crisp air, beautiful scenery and charming country atmosphere, with countless activities for you to enjoy in Hamilton’s countryside. Surrounded by acres of farmland, Hamilton offers orchards, country restaurants, tours,…

  • Winery

    Shining a Light on Hamilton’s Local Wineries

    Surrounded by vast countryside and the lush Niagara Escarpment, Hamilton is well known for its’ farm offerings and agricultural fairs. Less well known are its local wineries. Hamilton is actually home to two well-established wineries, Puddicombe Estate Farms and Winery and Ridge Road Estate Winery  whose combined history in the…