Hamilton Fringe Festival

An 11-day unjuried theatre festival that happens every summer in downtown Hamilton

Welcome to the Hamilton Fringe!


Applications to the 2015 Lottery are now closed. Thank you to everyone who applied!

Click HERE for Lottery Results


We are still accepting applications to the WAITING LISTS of the following categories:

The 12th annual festival will run from July 16-26, 2015.

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The 2014 festival, which ran from July 17-27th, was a record-breaking year.
With a 44% increase in ticket sales over 2013, the Fringe has officially more than DOUBLED attendance since 2012.

We would like to send a huge THANK YOU to the artists and staff, our incredible volunteers, media partners, and the hugely supportive Hamilton audiences for helping to make the Fringe in Hamilton one of the most essential and exciting festivals in the country.
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Want to catch up on all things Fringe?

Read our latest NEWSLETTER HERE!