Music in the Square With Kick-Off Newcomer Event

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Event Type
Concerts & Plays

Live | Local | Free 

Music in the Square 

NEW DAY! Saturdays 

Heritage Square - 11:00am-1:00pm 

Join us for a picnic in the park before enjoying the Hanover Raceway. In coordination with the Eat Well Farmers' Market + Visit the Library and Shop and Dine Local in Downtown Hanover

June 8th Kick-off & Newcomer Event with the Grey Bruce Local Immigration Partnership

Mayor Paterson will help kick things of and welcome new residents. Welcome packages and other newcomer resources available. Visit the Library tent for family fun, including sensory station, a book nook and crafts! 

Featured Performers:

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Dickie Bird | 10am & 11am

One of Canada's most dynamic and entertaining children's performers. His fabulous show features plenty of interactive songs, magic tricks, participatory fun, cool gadgets like the Bubble Machine, and the everyone-joins-in jugband.
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Petunia the Clown Balloon Twisting | 10am-12pm

Since 1993, Bev Parrish has been performing as Petunia the Clown and specializes in balloon twisting. Performing interactive shows with magic tricks and songs.

Red Rascals - Maryanne & Carl Holst | 12pm

Many performances over the years have provided many good times and adventures through their style of classic country music.

Featured Performers for Remainder of Season

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Assorted Affair | June 22nd

An acoustic band that plays music, music lover’s love! A band you can sing along with, dance to or just sit back and enjoy listening to.
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Hard Martin & The Heroes | July 13th

Band debut! Greg McLean, Greg Schnurr and his son, Miles, bring their individual experiences and interests to perform songs from the 1990s and onward with a special nod to Canadian musicians.
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Lisa McEwen w/ Rick Fairburn | July 27th

Lisa McEwen, a Nashville-Published Songwriter and Recording Artist is accompanied by Rick Fairburn of Riversong Music School, a multi-instrumentalist and songwriter.
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Durham Sauntering Band | August 10th

A little bit Italian/Portuguese village band; a little bit New Orleans trad band; a little bit world music band - The Durham Sauntering Band is a wonderful mix of amatuer and seasoned musicians who bring joy, singing and dancing wherever they saunter!

Tandem | August 24th

Samantha Glasier and Keith Hundt are a country duo who play a little bit of everything with a country twang.