Brantford Activities & Events


View details on Brantford Parks & Recreation Winter/Spring activities, swim lessons and programs in their Leisure Activities Guide or call 519-756-1500. Register online for all programs with a barcode by visiting


Old Fashioned Fun at Mohawk Park
So much to see and do at Mohawk Park - Playground equipment, splashpad and more!  This year be sure to come and take a ride on the Mohawk Park Polar Express.  See flyer for more information.


Stay tuned for updates.


Toonie Public Swim

Every Tuesday 7-8:30pm at the Wayne Gretzky Sports Centre
$2 per person

Splash & Fun Night (7-12 years)
Games, crafts, special events followed by a splash in the pool!
Every Tuesday & Thursday 6-8:30pm at the Wayne Gretzky Sports Centre
$5 per person

Youth Underwater Rugby (8-16 years)
(Mask, fins & snorkel are recommended to bring with you but available if needed)
Every Thursday 7:15-8:30pm at the Wayne Gretzky Sports Centre
with paid swim admission

Adult Underwater Rugby (14+)
Mask, fins & snorkel are recommended but available upon request.
Every Wednesday 8-9:30pm at the Wayne Gretzky Sports Centre


Woodman Crew Card
Join the Woodman Crew with a yearly youth membership at Woodman Park Community Centre.  For ages 12-17yrs, there are new programs and activities for everyone to try!  Memberships are available for $5 per year.  Drop-in for non members $3/visit
Woodman Card Crew - Drop In Schedule:
Mobile Sk8 Park

Come by and learn some cool tips & tricks! Day/Time:Tues & Thurs 6-8pm
Sports Zone
The gym is open, air conditioned and ready for sports - Ball Hockey, Basketball, Soccer!  Day/Time: Tues 6-8pm
W Lounge
At the W Lounge you can participate in many activities - video & board games, movies, Pool, air hockey and much more!  Day/Time: Tues & Thurs 7-9 pm
Cool @ the Pool
Every Thursday night in July and August Woodman Crew Members and their friends will have exclusive access to Woodman Park Pool - there will be games and special events!  Day/Time: Tues & Thurs 6:3-8:30pm
Beckett Adult Leisure Centre Programs
Seniors Fitness

Fees for classes - Members $7.80 drop-in / Non-members $10.45 drop-in
(Min 8 people/Max 12 people)

Drop In Activities
Billiards - Monday-Friday - 9am-4pm - $30/year or $5/day
Tai Chi - Monday & Wednesday - 11am-12pm
- .75 cents


If your organization/business/group has a FREE or low-cost event or program that promotes physical activity, Active Grand would love to list it here! Simply email Active Grand the details.

Arnold Anderson Sport Fund
would your child/youth like to sign up for a sports program but the financial commitment is beyond your means?  The Arnold Anderson Sport Fund is here to help!  Click here for more information.


Mothers in Motion - Free Monthly Activities
Visit for more information!

Family Bootcamp
Attend our FREEFALL FAMILY BOOTCAMP SESSIONS* These sessions are geared to ages 3 yrs and up including participating parent/caregiver.  More information here.
Time: 11:15am-12:15pm
Date: Saturday, September 6th & Saturday, October 4th
Both sessions will take place at the YMCA located at 143 Wellington St, Brantford
To register; contact the Ontario Early Years Centre: Brant 519-759-3833 or


Free Drop-In Yoga
Relax, Rejuvenate and Restore with Free Drop-in Yoga.  See Flyer for more information.
Date: Mondays ongoing
Time: 5:00-6:30pm
Location: Community Room B - Grand River Community Health Centre

Easy Fit
Get active and come try Easy Fit!  Join Easy Fit to help you achieve greater strenght, balance and power.  See Flyer for more information.
Dates: Mondays & Wednesdays
Time: 1:00-1:45 pm
Location: Coomumity Room B - Grant River Community Health Centre

Come Get FITspired Tonight

At ZUMBA & Experience The Fitness Revolution SHAPING UP BRANTFORD!!! One Hour Sweat-Fest Of Latino Music Dance Moves In A Party Like Atmosphere With A Brilliant Group Of Maniacs Who LOVE To Move AND Shake Their Assets!!!
ZUMBA Schedule with Joan Minnery, Certified Zumba & Dance Fitness Instructor
St. Mary’s Church, 133 Murray St. 7:00pm-8:00pm
St. Basil’s Church, 50 Palace St. 7:00pm-8:00pm
St. Mary’s Church, 133 Murray St. 7:00pm-8:30pm.
Cost: $2/person
For more information call 519-771-5687.

Other Community Activities

St. Basil’s CWL proudly presents…Line Dancing Lessons with Joan Minnery
Latin, Country, Pop & Oldies
EVERY Wednesday Evening starting…Wednesday September 10th
7pm – 8pm... at St. Basil’s Church Hall, 50 Palace Street, Brantford ON
$2/person. All Ages Welcome - Beginners – Intermediate
Tush Push, Mambo Slide, Latin Funk, Samba Strut, Boot Scootin’ Boogie, Cowboy Tangle, Salsa, Happy Steps and much more!!!
For more information please contact
Joan Minnery: 519-752-1694 / 519-771-5687
FITabulous fun filled workout to FITastic tunes!!!

Brantfords Jazz Festival
7th Annual International Jazz Festival - Click here for Flyer

Taking Charge of Osteoarthritis
Sign up for this Free Workshop and learn more on how to manage your symptoms.  See Flyer here.
Date: Wednesday, September 17
Location: Wayne Gretzky Sports Centre
Time: 10am-12pm
To register please call 1-800-321-1433 ext 1301.

Health & Wellness Expo
Interactive Exhibits, Activities for Children andd much more!  Click here for more information.
Date: Saturday September 27
Location: Grace Anglician Church - Lower Hall
Time: 10am-3 pm