Labour Day Picnic

Waterloo Park (Westmount Road Entrance) Waterloo, ON, Canada

The United Way Labour Day Picnic is a great way to end your summer. Your local labour community has provided food and entertainment to make your day special! All we ask for in return is a pay-what-you-can donation to the United Way Waterloo Region Communities. New this year, we will have “tap” payment available, so you don’t need to bring any cash!

Tri Cities Producer Showcase

The Lab Street Eats 105 Victoria Street South, Kitchener, ON, Canada

Come out to The Lab Street Eats on Saturday September 9th to hear some local beat makers share some of their work while enjoying some great food and drinks . There is limited availability so please RSVP This is a creative event with the amazing vibes and free to attend.

Free

Femme Folks Fest

Button Factory Arts 25 Regina Street South, Waterloo, ON, Canada

Check out the inaugural “On The Burg” (OTB) Writers Intensive Community Presentation! Teneile Warren, the OTB playwrights will share their plays in development through heightened storytelling followed by a community conversation. OTB supports Black writers at any point in their career. 

$17

Mad Science: Fire and Ice

Mad Science will mesmerize you with special dry ice that does not melt! There will be a foggy dry ice storm, a shivering coin dance and sizzling scissors. Enjoy science fun for all ages. 

FREE

Bianca Del Rio: Dead Inside Tour

Come check out the clown in a gown, Biana Del Rio! She returns to the stage with “ Dead Inside!” She has been entertaining the masses with her iconic lightning-fast-wit and sharp tongue. Her show will cover politics, pop culture, and everyday life through the eyes of someone who is dead inside. 

$70

Kitchener Model Train Show

Over 170 vendor tables of model trains of all scales will be on display. There are train sets, locomotives, transformers and all the hobby supplies that you may need. This event is for everyone, whether you are a serious hobbyist or just looking for a great family event. This is a cash admission event. 

$10

No Service Amanda Braam

Radio Laurier is proud to host this fantastic array of music with support from Amanda Braam Music. All are welcome, no one will be turned away for lack of funds. Be sure to have fun, respect the space and don’t forget to tip the bartender!

FREE

The Price is Right Live

Centre In The Square 101 Queen Street North, Kitchener, Ontario, Canada

“Come on Down” to The Price is Right live taping! Whether you’re a long-time fan or new to the show, this is your chance to be a part of the fun and win incredible prizes. Playing to near sold-out audiences for over two decades, generations of fans across North America have made The Price Is Right a welcoming family experience. 

$67

KW Pro Stand Up Comedy Show

KW Jazz Room 59 King Street North, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

Grab friends and enjoy a fantastic lineup of talented comedians, guaranteed to leave you with a smile. Don’t miss out on the fun performances by Tige Wright, Paul McCallum and special guests.  

$17

Grand Philharmonic Choir

Centre In The Square 101 Queen Street North, Kitchener, Ontario, Canada

Reflect on the masterwork of Bach! The St. John Passion is a beautiful and dramatic setting of the biblical narrative and will transport you to a magical place.  

$81

Jagged Little Pill The Musical

Centre In The Square 101 Queen Street North, Kitchener, Ontario, Canada

Check out this fearless new musical based on Alanis Morissette’s world-changing music. Directed by Tony Award winner Diane Paulus with a Tony-winning book by Diablo Cody (Juno) and Grammy-winning score. This show is recommended for ages 14 and up.  

$80

JUNK JOURNALS WORKSHOP

Join Emilie McNamara from Homer Watson House and Gallery to explore sustainable artmaking and learn how to create your own recycled paper journal. Choose from a variety of themes that include vintage hard cover, minimal and sleek or bursting with colour and texture.

FREE

STICH SOCIAL

Join the vibrant knitting and crochet group where needles click, and yarn intertwines. Fabric artists of all levels are welcome to participate. Bring your current work-in-progress and father fellow enthusiasts to exchange tips. 

FREE

TSWIFT DANCE PARTY

THE DRINK UPTOWN 56 King Street North, Waterloo, ON, Canada

Calling all Swifties in their Eras era. Join fellow Swifties as they celebrate the new album and dance through all of Taylor’s iconic eras. This event is 18+, and costumes and signs are welcome and encouraged. For security reasons, avoid anything bulky. 

$15

INSPIRING PEACE GALA

THEMUSEUM 10 King Street West, Kitchener, Ontario, Canada

Welcome to an unforgettable evening of inspiration, connection and celebration at the Inspiring Peace Gala. Learn how to create a ripple effect of change and build more peace, conflict resolutions, classrooms and beyond.  

$55

TITANS VS. THE REBELS

Kitchener Auditorium 400 East Avenue, Kitchener, Ontario, Canada

The KW Titans are a professional basketball team based in Waterloo Region that competes in the Basketball Super League. They are the first not-for-profit professional basketball franchise dedicated to respecting and inspiring the citizens of Waterloo Region. 

$25

Inner Spark Workshop

This workshop aims to help participants find their inner spark and guide you along the way. They’ll provide you with a quiet space without any distractions and invite you to bring anything you need to be comfortable like a drink, pillow and blankets. 

FREE

Movies in the Parking Lot

Join the pop-up drive in revolution! This event has limited space and spots are on a first come, first served basis. Attendees can arrive any time after 7L30 PM and movies begin after sunset.  

FREE

Gallery New Art Exhibition

Uptown Gallery 75 King St S., Waterloo, ON, Canada

Spring is the season of colours and light, so join the Gallery as they present a new art exhibition called “Sea, Land, Air” which features works of Shane Langlad, Emily O’Neill-Larsen, Greg Pautler and Jonathan Sau. This show will run from May 17 to July 17.   

FREE

Nichelle Bernard

St. Jacob's Market 878 Weber Street North, Waterloo, ON, Canada

Join fellow community members as they celebrate Soulful Sunday with the one and only Nichelle Bernard. And get ready to dust off your bell-bottoms and break out your Birkenstocks cause this event is a part of Vintage Fest! See St. Jacobs transform into a bustling hub of nostalgia and treasure hunting.  

FREE