Looking for ways to enjoy winter in Waterloo Region? Check out these great events - and have a Happy New Year!
1) Wedding Shows in Waterloo Region
Attention newly engaged couples! There are a number of wedding shows happening in Waterloo Region in the New Year, and each show provides a great way for couples to talk to the experts, see what's new, and start the ball rolling on their wedding plans. You can find a list of upcoming Waterloo Region wedding shows here.
2) Kitchener Psychic Expo
January 10-12, 2020
Embassy Hall, Bingemans
Come to the Psychic Expo and meet experienced international psychics who offer private, recorded readings. One time admission covers the whole weekend, so you pay once and come back as many times as you want!
3) Chinese New Year - Cultural Day
Saturday, January 18, 2020 1-4 pm
Ken Seiling Waterloo Region Museum
This Chinese New Year celebration includes Chinese calligraphy lessons, a Chinese fashion show, a New Year food display, the Lion Dance and much more. Presented in partnership with the Chinese Cultural Centre, Kitchener Waterloo Taiwanese Canadian Association and First Step Mandarin School.
4) Celtic Cèilidh Jam Session
Sunday, January 19, 2020 2-4 pm
Scran & Dram Scottish Public House, New Hamburg
Grab your instruments (and your appreciative ears!) and be part of this lively Cèilidh jam session. Think of it as an early celebration for Robbie Burns Day (January 25th).
5) The Brush Off - 9th Edition
Saturday, January 25, 2020 7:30 pm
Waterloo Region's original and premiere live art making event, The Brush Off is a friendly competition where artists paint and create art live in front of an audience of up to 400 people! Guests have an opportunity to mingle with the artists, vote for their favourite works in each round, and bid on the paintings created in the silent auction.
January 25-26, 2020
Various Locations throughout Waterloo
When the snow falls, it's time for Winterloo in Waterloo! This festival celebrates all things winter and includes skating in Waterloo Public Square, giant snow carvings, dog sleds, winter sports and more. Don't forget to pick your favourite dish at the Winterloo Chili Cook-off and Mac 'N Cheese Challenge!
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