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Supercrawl 2016

Supercrawl 2016

Celebrating community and arts in Hamilton. Fire, paint and water. After a record hot summer, Supercrawl is back. It’s that time of the year when all the fresh students, local hipsters and out-of-towners come to Hamilton and take in the sights and sounds of the […]

Another successful Supercrawl: Day 2 of Supercrawl 2016

Another successful Supercrawl: Day 2 of Supercrawl 2016

Despite the rain warnings, James Street North was flooding with people on Saturday for day 2 of Supercrawl. Supercrawl is one of the biggest events of the year in Hamilton. There’s food, music, local artists showcasing their work, and so much more that it’s hard […]

Hamilton Street Style: Supercrawl 2016

Hamilton Street Style: Supercrawl 2016

There’s something bittersweet about Supercrawl. It’s one of Hamilton’s most anticipated events with some of the best offerings in music, art, and food – but it also signals the end of summer: back to school, Hamilton hikes to spot the leaves changing colour, and fall fashion. After […]

Supercrawl 2015: Hamilton is served its end-of-summer waterslide

Supercrawl 2015: Hamilton is served its end-of-summer waterslide

Sometimes you have to be careful what you wish for. Hamilton spent this summer fighting with the city for a waterslide, but was handed a water crawl. Hamilton’s Supercrawl has had positive growth since its humble beginnings in 2009, reaching beyond James St. North to […]

Hamilton Street Style: Supercrawl 2015

Hamilton Street Style: Supercrawl 2015

Hamilton’s got style…here are some of the trendiest People of Hamilton spotted during Supercrawl 2015. While we may not always be conscious of it, our fashion choices are a means of expressing ourselves – and Supercrawl put a nice emphasis on the art of style. It’s not like […]

James St North Supercrawl 2015

James St North Supercrawl 2015

In 2009, the monthly James Street North Art Crawl gave birth to Supercrawl, an ambitious annual cultural festival created by a team of Hamilton’s most fervent artists and community members. Supercrawl combines Hamilton’s diverse passions: music, performance, fashion, and visual arts to attract enthusiastic audiences […]

Daily Hive Toronto

Daily Hive Toronto

Toronto caught wind of just how cool Hamilton is…and they want to talk about it! They have asked us, in partnership with Hamilton Economic Development, to contribute Hamilton content to their Toronto audience on the Daily Hive Toronto! If you have a story idea, let […]

3 Questions with Mark Furukawa of Dr. Disc

3 Questions with Mark Furukawa of Dr. Disc

It’s been a downtown Hamilton institution for decades, driven by an entrepreneur whose civic pride and commitment to the core has made him a shining star in the business community. He’s the good Dr., Mark Furukawa, owner of Dr. Disc on Wilson Street in downtown […]

Hamilton Festivals: Summer 2016

Hamilton Festivals: Summer 2016

Last year, People of Hamilton had a blast experiencing some of the festivals the city has to offer, from sampling brews at Because Beer to dancing in the rain at Supercrawl. While we can’t attend every event, we can round-up some of the most popular […]

Glamour in the Hammer: A Good Shepherd Fundraiser

Glamour in the Hammer: A Good Shepherd Fundraiser

Eight designers, nine restaurants, a runway, and 600 people supporting a great cause. This was Hamilton’s second annual Glamour in the Hammer fundraiser for the Good Shepherd. Organized by Kerry Wade and Lynn Bebee of Blackbird Studios, the April 22 event was held at the […]

Style at Home: Annie and Amanda of Pretty Grit

Style at Home: Annie and Amanda of Pretty Grit

Pretty Grit is a lovely little shop on James St North, home to some of my favourite things: cheeky pillows and greeting cards, lovely tea pots and heavenly birthday cake scented candles. Pretty Grit opened in July and features items for the bedroom, kitchen, and living […]

Hamilton Festivals: Summer 2015

Hamilton Festivals: Summer 2015

*Check out our latest list of Hamilton Festivals: Summer 2016. Backyard BBQs, bathing in the sun, and chilling with friends at summer festivals is what makes this season great. Wondering what’s going on in the city this summer? Here are some of the Hamilton festivals and events […]

21 Questions with Kristin Archer of I Heart Hamilton

21 Questions with Kristin Archer of I Heart Hamilton

So often we travel to get away from our hometowns, but I Heart Hamilton’s slogan, “Be a tourist in your own city” reminds us that there’s so much to discover in our own backyard. 28-year old Hamiltonian Kristin Archer began her blog on May 1, […]

PHOTOS: JUNO Awards Gala

PHOTOS: JUNO Awards Gala

The JUNO Awards kicked off with the Green Carpet Welcome Reception on Friday and broke into different events, pop up shows and celebrity sightings across our bright city. The Lister Block was beautifully lit, showcasing one of Hamilton’s historic assets. It has been 14 years since the CARAS […]