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

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WIN Family 4 Pack to see KW Symphony’s Kinderconcert Series ‘Music Around the World’
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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.

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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.

ENJOY A BIG FAMILY EXPERIENCE

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.

CONTEST TIME!

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…

ENTER TO WIN!

-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! 

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WIN one of 2 – Family 4 Packs to see Bombastic Brass Family Series with the KW Symphony – Sat. October 11th!

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WIN Family 4 Pack to see KW Symphony’s Family Series
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Saturday Oct 11th

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!

Bombastic Brass

SAT OCTOBER 11 | 2:30 PM

Daniel Bartholomew-Poyser, conductor

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 Family Concert Series with Bombastic Brass, the first in a series of three great shows they are running this season.

If it’s excitement you crave, look no further than the mighty brass section. You’ll be blown away by trumpets, horns, trombones and one terrific tuba as the members of the KWS brass section strut their stuff.

ENJOY A BIG FAMILY EXPERIENCE

Doors open at 1:15 pm for fun and interactive pre-concert activities including: Art activities hosted by the Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery, music activities hosted by Music for Young Children, and ‘My First Music Lesson’ where kids can take a mini lesson from a KWS musician on a variety of instruments.

Pre-concert activities are FREE with ticket purchase!

Buy Your Tickets Today! 

Prices starting from as low as $15 for children and $30 for adults. Please Note:Family Passes are not available online, but can be purchased by calling Patron Services at 519.745.4711.

CONTEST TIME!

Two lucky readers will win a set of 4 tickets to the show! Don’t forget.. the show is THIS coming Saturday October 11th so keep the date free & watch for the winner to be announced Thursday (the day before) at Noon!  Here’s how you enter…

ENTER TO WIN!

-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 9th at Noon 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! 

WIN Family 4 Pack to see KW Symphony’s Pixar in Concert – Wed Feb 26th!

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 Pixar in Concert by The KW Symphony

Centre in the Square

Wednesday, February 26th – 7 pm


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This is going to be a really amazing show and perfect for kids….or the young at heart!  Enjoy the beautiful sounds of our KW Symphony set to a backdrop of clips from some of Pixar’s most memorable movies.. guaranteed to be a magical evening. What a wonderful way to expose your children to the beauty of a live orchestra!

Pixar in Concert by The KW Symphony

Centre in the Square

Wednesday, February 26th – 7 pm

Evan Mitchell, conductor

From the Toy Story trilogy to The Incredibles and UP, Pixar has forever impacted filmmaking and given audiences of all ages some of the most beloved characters in cinematic history. Now, for the first time ever, the Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony presents Pixar in Concert, with visually stunning clips and memorable scores from each of Pixar’s movies, including their latest release, Brave, performed live by your KWS.

Buy Your Tickets Today! 

Prices starting from as low as $15 for children and $30 for adults.

CONTEST TIME!

One lucky reader will win a set of 4 tickets to the show! Don’t forget.. the show is THIS coming Wednesday February 26th so keep the date free & watch for the winner to be announced Tuesday (the day before) at Noon!  Here’s how you enter…

Comment below with your favourite Pixar character or movie in the comment area below  so I can get in touch with you if you are the lucky winner!

-You must also LIKE the Bargain Hunting Momma Facebook page.. do so by clicking here…

LIKE the KW Symphony Facebook page do so by clicking here…
Contest closes Tuesday February 25th at Noon and winner will be chosen at random.

Click here to buy tickets to the show! 

Weekend Happenings.. Bloomin’ Earth Festival, Scout House Band Concert, Kinder Concerts, Animal Parade & More!

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Once again, there are lots of interesting and wonderful things going on in Waterloo Region this weekend. Here are my picks for great family fun! so get out there and enjoy!

* Check out the amazing Preston Scout House Band Sunday afternoon during a FREE ”Thank You’ concert to commemorate their 75th Anniversary. This world-famous drum & bugle corps was at home time the best-known drum and bugle corps in North America, having won more than 80 major awards and titles—many of them during a 10-year undefeated streak against all competition.

*Take the kids to see a special performance of live music Saturday morning featuring the KW Symphony Kinder Concert at the Waterloo Region Museum (Doon)

* Enjoy the long anticipated spring-like weather at The Bloomin’ Earth Festival happening in downtown Kitchener at City Hall where lots of fun activities, food, vendors will be celebrating Spring.

* Watch or participate in an interesting parade called The Procession of the Species happening in Uptown Waterloo…All kinds of animals & creatures will make their way to Victoria Park down King Street followed by a drum circle and other fun stuff.

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Preston Scout House Band ‘Thank You” Concert

Spring Show – April 28th

Preston Memorial Arena – FREE!

A FREE concert.

The Preston Scout House Alumni Band will perform on the arena floor.

This show is put on annually as a “Thank you” to the community and many loyal fans of the band.

Come early. Seating is limited.

There will be a 50/50 draw and donations to support the Band (75th anniversary) will be gratefully accepted.

Please come to be entertained and to show your support for the Alumni Band.

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Saturday April 27th

Starting at 12:30 at the Uptown Waterloo Square, the Procession (parade) will head down King street to Victoria Park in

Kitchener with a halfway stop beside KCI.

Parade participants should be there for Noon for the Drum Circle with Nii Addico and Organic Groove.

Where: UpTown Waterloo to Victoria Park

When: April 27, 2013

Time: 12:30 –

For more information please visit http://www.kwprocession.ca/

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Join us for Kitchener’s Largest earth day event, 

 the 7th BLOO M I N  E A R T H   F E S T I V A L

SATURDAY APRIL 27th 2013

8am – 4pm, Downtown Kitchener – City Hall

*More than 40 vendors in the Handmade  Artist Marketplace + many information booths

* 7 different LIVE Musical performances running from 10am to 3p

Noon – RETHREADED Recycled Fashion Show.. local designers were challenged to create outfits made almost entirely of recycled materials… now the public will choose a winner!  Vote for your favourite at Noon on the Main Stage of City Hall.

*Clothing Swap  Tent- Bring donations, $5 to shop, All extras will be donated to Anselma House!

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KW Symphony comes to the Waterloo Region Museum!

KWS  Kinder Concert

Saturday April 27, 2013

SPECIAL LOCATION!  At the Waterloo Region Museum

10:30 a.m.

Goldilocks & The Three Musical Bears – Harp, Trombone, Oboe The harp, trombone and oboe introduce you to three talented bears who sing, dance and cook the perfect porridge for Goldilocks in this delightful version of the classic fairytale

One hour before each concert, children and parents can participate in music activities provided by Music for Young Children. Pre-concert activities are free with ticket purchase. Note admission to the museum is included in the ticket price! Seating is limited. Tickets must be purchased at  KW Symphony.ca

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Cineplex Family Favourites
Every Saturday morning at 11 am
$2.50 with proceeds going to the Starlight Foundation
Family Favourites
Cineplex $2.50 Saturday Family Favorite Matinee Listings

Saturday April 27th Movie.. Speed Racer!

Family Favourites

Speed Racer

Starring: Emile Hirsch, Matthew Fox, Christina Ricci Directed By: Andy Wachowski, Lana Wachowski Synopsis: A young driver, Speed Racer, aspires to be champion of the racing world with the help of his family and his high-tech Mach 5 automobile. Date: April 27, 2013

Amazing & FREE Opportunity to Enjoy the Live Music with the KW Symphony!

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Amazing & FREE Opportunity to Enjoy the Live Music with the KW Symphony!

The KW Symphony is making an amazing offer to help kick off their new season by offering a FREE concert to the public….

If you love live music, this will be a night you will really enjoy! Take your spouse, take a  friend, your Mom or Dad, your kid –  take anyone — but please seize this opportunity to enjoy the thrill & excitement of a live symphony orchestra…

I have been fortunate to have seen the Symphony perform many times over the years during their Electric Thursday’s and Pops Series and I can attest with great confidence to their talent.  

WHEN – Wednesday, September 12th at 7:30pm

WHERE – Centre In The Square. Queen Street, Kitchener

The concert is being billed as an incredible evening of live music from Beethoven to Star Trek featuring the Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony! Hosted by 570 News radio personality Gary Doyle and featuring KWS Music Directed and Conductor Edwin Outwater.

HOW TO GET TICKETS! 

Tickets for their 2012/13 Season Preview Concert are available at no cost simply by visiting their website and signing up . 

To take advantage of this offer and receive your complimentary tickets to the 2012/13 Season Preview click on this link:  http://www.kwsymphony.ca/preview/form/index.php

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