Ontario Culture Days is celebrating arts, culture, and heritage September 25 – October 25, 2020 and we can’t wait to share the inspiring creativity of artists and arts organizations throughout the province with you! Travel around Ontario without leaving your couch with the Day in the Life series, or take part in digital programs produced by our Creative Residents. There won’t be a dull moment all month long!


Welcome to Hamilton, the heart of the golden horseshoe, and a hub of arts & culture programming, especially with Ontario Culture Days and SHIFT Festival both kicking off this week.

Storytime Adventures with Sage Tyrtle

Turn on your ears and get ready to go on an adventure as professional storyteller Sage Tyrtle tells you the tale of a tricky spider, a wise rabbit, and lots and lots of food.

Write Between Cultures with Justine Abigail Yu From Living Hyphen

Justine Abigail Yu, founder and editor-in-chief of “Living Hyphen” discusses her magazine which explores the experiences of people living in between cultures as hyphenated Canadians.


New stories, experiences, and destinations are popping up across Ontario all the time. We’ll keep you in the loop as we add new guides and stories to our growing roster.



We all play a role in reducing the spread of COVID-19. This itinerary is a resource for future trip planning, online exploration, or staycation activity close to home. When considering travel, or while on the road, please ensure that you are informed of the most current government recommendations and regulations for in-person gatherings and professionally produced events, as this may affect your itinerary. Detailed information on COVID-19 and up-to-date public health recommendations are available here.


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