Hamilton Fringe Festival

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

Fringe Club

The Hamilton Fringe Festival hosts free and accessible programming in Gore Park for its 16th anniversary festival taking place July 17th to 28th, 2019. The outdoor Fringe Club is a hub for culture lovers and festival talent, featuring a licensed patio, performance stage, and central box office and information tent, providing an opportunity to broaden partnerships and engage the Hamilton community.

FRINGE CLUB SCHEDULE

Coming soon!

FRINGE CLUB LICENSED PATIO

Presented in partnership with Redchurch Cafe + Gallery (68 King St. E.), the Fringe Club’s 1850-square-foot licensed patio will be located in front of the café in the East end of Gore Park serving Beer from Woodhouse Brewing.

KIDS CLUB – NEW THIS YEAR!

Entertaining activities, sports, theatre training, and more in our new Kids Club. Located within the Fringe Club, activities include:

  • Family Fun Day | Saturday the 20th 
    with food trucks, buskers, bouncy castle, vendors, live music & more
  • Family Lunch with Kids Activities | Thursday at noon
  • More Partnered Programming!

GORE PARK

The grassy area of Gore Park between Hughson and John will see a variety of festivities over the course of 12-day Fringe Festival.  Family-friendly activities will take place on festival weekends, with activities including world-class buskers, an outdoor craft market, yoga classes, and more.

 

THE MARKETPLACE

The pedestrian walkway in the East End of Gore Park will be home to the Fringe Marketplace, featuring craft exhibitors, community partners and food trucks.


 

The Kids Club is funded by Celebrate Ontario, a program of the Government of Ontario.