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Contest – Win a Family 4- Pack to KW Symphony’s Kinderconcert Series ‘Music Around the World’ Sat Oct 18th!



WIN Family 4 Pack to see KW Symphony’s Kinderconcert Series ‘Music Around the World’
Saturday Oct 18th – Elmira

Take your pre-schoolers on a musical journey around the world as the Symphony visits exotic places through music and sound! Singing and dancing in your seats is encouraged!  This is going to be a really amazing show and perfect for kids….or the young at heart!  What a wonderful way to expose your children to the beauty of a live orchestra! For the first time, the KWS is taking their Kinderconcert concert series on the road with visits to the town of Elmira, the Waterloo Museum in downtown Kitchener and the Conrad Centre for Performing Arts.


Music from Around the World

SAT OCTOBER 11 | 10:30 AM – Woolwich Memorial Centre – Elmira
(24 Church St W, Elmira, ON N3B 1M5)

KWS Musicians and Friends

Bargain Hunting Momma is excited to be teaming up for another great giveaway with the KW Symphony!  This time, it’s the kick off of their pre-schooler friendly Kinderconcert Series with Music from Around the World, the first in a series of three great shows they are running this season. Visit exotic places through music and sound. Sing and dance in your seats as you experience the world of music around you.


Doors open one hour before each concert and children and parents can participate in music activities provided by Music for Young Children. Stay after the concert to meet the performers and their instruments!

Pre-concert activities are FREE with ticket purchase!  My giveaway if for the Sat. Oct 18th Elmira show but is the first of three performances as they take this show on the road..so if you can’t make this one, check out one of the other two show dates shown below.

Conrad Centre for the Performing Arts, Kitchener
Nov 1, 2014 | 10 & 11 am

Waterloo Region Museum (includes Admission to the museum)
Nov 8, 2014
| 10:30 am

Buy Your Tickets Today! 

Prices starting from as low as $11 for children and $13 for adults. Please Note:Family Passes are not available online, but can be purchased by calling Patron Services at 519.745.4711.


Two lucky readers will win a set of 4 tickets to the show! Don’t forget.. the show is THIS coming Saturday October 18th so keep the date free & watch for the winner to be announced Thursday (the day before) at 5pm!  Here’s how you enter…


-You must  LIKE the Bargain Hunting Momma Facebook page.. do so by clicking here…and click on Giveaways at the tabs across the top to increase your odds..there are ways to enter daily here.. 

LIKE the KW Symphony Facebook page do so by clicking here…

You may also earn 1 entry be commenting below with your favourite instrument in the symphony in the comment area below  so I can get in touch with you if you are the lucky winner!

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Contest closes Thursday October 16th at 5pm and winners will be chosen at random and announced and notified by email. You will have 24 hrs to respond before new winners are chosen. Good Luck!

Click here to buy tickets to the show! 


Ecofest in Kitchener.. Celebrating the Environment! Sat June 1st


Ecofest in Kitchener

Waterloo Region Museum

Saturday June 1st, 2013

9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  FREE Admission!

This family friendly event celebrating the environment is created in collaboration with many local partners. Learn to reduce your foot print one step at a time.

This is a FREEevent for families and children! A fun-filled day to celebrate our environment and learn to “reduce your footprint … one step at a time.”

-enjoy children’s activities
-experience musical entertainment by the amazing Junkyard Symphony!
-see the Birds of Prey presentation
-participate in art activities with the Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery
-experience “Aboriginal Voices” performed by Chief Topleaf.
-bring a litterless lunch or snacks
-bring a reuseable water bottle and fill it up

Get around town with $6 GRT Pass! Take public transit from home using GRT to the Fairview Park Terminal. Shuttles from the Fairview Park Terminal to the museum and back take place every 15 minutes from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

For more information visit Ecofest or Ecofest on Facebook

Spend Mother’s Day 2014 at the KW Art Gallery! Family Sunday is TODAY!


This is a neat way to spend Mother’s Day!


Running APRIL 7, 2013 TO JUNE 2, 2013 – 1:00 PM TO 4:00 PM

Sunday May 12 – Mother’s Day!

Drop-in from 1 – 4 p.m.

All ages welcome

Activities designed for ages 4 – 12 + adult companion.

Suggested donation of $5 per child.

Spend an afternoon with friends and family exploring the world of art and creativity. Enjoy the exhibitions, make one-of-a kind artwork, take part in drama workshops and games, and listen to stories read by Kitchener Public Library staff. New activities each month.

* This year we are suggesting a $5 donation per child to help cover program costs.