Posted on Wednesday, October 04, 2023 03:47 PM
The City is receiving praise from peers from across the country for its exceptional work promoting St. Catharines as a destination for film, TV, and streaming production to capitalize on the recent unprecedented growth of the industry in Ontario.
FilmSTC.ca earned top honours for excellence in the Digital Marketing - Website category at the Economic Developers Association of Canada’s (EDAC) 2023 Marketing Canada Awards. An esteemed panel made up of a diverse group of economic development...
Posted on Tuesday, October 03, 2023 03:20 PM
Pumpkinville will celebrate 35 years at Happy Rolph's Animal Farm this October with another great lineup of activities and events for the community.
The family-friendly tradition will be held on Saturday, Oct. 14 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. This year’s event will feature many activities, including crafts, face painting, a scavenger hunt, and live entertainment – with free admission.
“Pumpkinville is a beloved tradition, and we are excited for a day filled with fall family fun,” said Community and...
Posted on Tuesday, October 03, 2023 11:44 AM
Applications are now being accepted from volunteer groups who want to help offer outdoor skating in their neighbourhoods this winter.
This marks the fifth year for the Community Outdoor Ice Rinks Program. The program allows volunteer groups to build, operate and maintain outdoor ice rinks in City-owned parks. Last winter, volunteer groups operated rinks at a variety of City parks.
“We are so thankful to the volunteers who set up and maintain the outdoor rinks. The success of this program would...
Posted on Tuesday, September 26, 2023 03:26 PM
The City of St. Catharines officially unveiled ‘The Pull’, a commemorative art piece that pays homage to the tow horses that played a crucial role in the history of the Welland Canals.
“We are excited to formally unveil The Pull in beautiful Port Dalhousie,” said Culture Supervisor Carly Anderson. “We are so grateful to our community partners who helped bring this wonderful art piece to our community.”
Kiwanis St. Catharines and the Port Dalhousie Beautification and Works Committee were...
Posted on Tuesday, September 26, 2023 12:08 PM
The City of St. Catharines is pleased to announce the winners of its annual Trillium Awards.
The Trillium Awards recognize property owners who create luscious landscapes using their front yards and gardens to beautify their community. A total of 15 awards are presented each year, including Civic Beautification Awards granted in each ward, the Community Choice Award selected through an online vote, and a Green Leader Award, recognizing environmentally friendly yards. Additionally, the Mayor’s...