Tickets on Sale Now! Start your Fringe planning early! Get your tickets today! The 2016 Hamilton Fringe Festival is going to be our biggest one yet


Tickets on Sale Now!

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Start your Fringe planning early! Get your tickets today!

The 2016 Hamilton Fringe Festival is going to be our biggest one yet! With over 48 shows and events featuring theatre, dance, comedy, musicals and more we're sure you'll find unforgettable entertainment this summer!

Click on the button below to buy your online tickets.Remember a one-time purchase of a Fringe Backer Button ($5) is required of all patrons. You won’t be able to get in the door without it! Want to Fringe a lot this summer? Buy a Binge Pass, 10 Show Pass or a Gallery Mini Pass and save! So many ways to Fringe, so many ways to get your theatre fix this summer. Get your tickets already! And we look forward to seeing you in July!

Steel The Scene- Kick Off Launches Festival on July 13!

Help us Launch our 13th Edition of the Hamilton Fringe Festival!

Don’t miss the Kick-Off to our 13th Fringe Festival! Hosted by Canadian Comedy Award Winner Dave Brennan, the evening will feature 90 second previews of each show in the festival.

PLUS a few local Hamiltonians will literally be “steeling” the scene with some hidden talents! Decide if they should moonlight or keep their day jobs!

STEEL THE SCENE! Kick Off Launch Party- July 13th, 2016
Lincoln Alexander Centre, 160 King St. E., 7:30 PM

Tickets $7 online (service charges apply- $11 inclusive) ; $13 at the door (cash only).

Get your tickets soon, they go quickly! Oh, don't forget the After Party at Baltimore House, 43 King William St. (returning once again as our fabulous Fringe Club for 2016!)


Donor Levels Launched!

This week we launched our #Turning13 Donation Levels!

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Because of YOU the Hamilton Fringe has become a place of cutting edge art that reflects and strengthens the fabric of our community.

As we enter our 13th year we are significantly expanding our activities, providing you with MORE opportunities to access affordable cultural programming, host MORE exciting artists from across the country and around the world, and give stage to MORE Hamilton stories from a wide diversity of perspectives.

Click on the link to pick your donation level (increments of $13) to help us kick off our 13th year!


Volunteer at the Fringe!

We are looking for Venue Captains and Volunteers for this year's Fringe!

The Fringe would not exist without our amazing volunteers! We are looking for YOU to join us this summer. What would you gain?

1. Access to free shows
2. Lasting friendships and meeting an amazing group of people that will change your life.
3. It's like being at summer camp, but with theatre, dance and an unlimited exposure to art!
4. Free Backer Button and T-shirt
5. Earn high school volunteer hours
6. Venue Captains receive a small honorarium

Email: to sign up today or call 289-698-2234 for more info.

Billet an Artist!

Want to Billet an Artist?

Do you have a spare room that you would like to share with a 2016 Fringe artist? Hosting an artist in your home is a fun and interactive way to be a part of the Hamilton Fringe. Get to know an out-of-towner and show them some Hamilton hospitality while they are here!

We'll give you a complimentary Fringe Binge Pass & Backer Button for your kindness. Click on the button below to fill out a Billet Host application. The artists thank you!


Around Town- Friends of Fringe

Don't Forget About Hamilton Arts Week! June 4-11, 2016


The Fringe would not be possible without the support of our sponsors and government partners. Learn more here.

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