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Entertainment & Nightlife

Hamilton at Night Casino Niagara

Cinemas

Downtown Hamilton

Hess Village

Flamboro Downs (racetrack, slots, etc.)

Myhamilton.ca features a list of events happening in the area

[photo credit: John Piercy]

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Historical & Cultural Hamilton (heritage sites, museums & tours)

Dundurn CastleArt Gallery of Hamilton

Battlefield House Museum

Dundurn Castle

Football Hall of Fame

Haunted Hamilton (Ghost Walks)

James Street North Art District

Parks Canada Discovery Centre

Whitehern Historic House & Garden

Workers Arts & Heritage Centre

[photo credit: World Biosphere ]

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Local Libraries

Hamilton Public Library

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McMaster University Libraries

Mohawk College Library

Redeemer University College Library

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Parks & Trails

waterfallPier 4 Park

Bayfront Park

Gage Park

Gore Park

Hamilton Area Trails

Hamilton Waterfalls Hamilton is home to over 65 waterfalls – the most of any other North American city!

Royal Botanical Gardens

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Restauraunts & Bars Near the Conference Site

restaurantsAcclamation (Portuguese)191 James Street North Hamilton, ON L8R 2K9 905-523-7269

La Piazza Allegra (Italian)180 James Street South Hamilton, ON L8P 4V1 905-777-8970

Gate Of India (Indian) 201 James Street North Hamilton, ON L8R 2L2 905-528-5548

Honest Lawyer (pub fare) Jackson Square Mall (next to The Sheraton Hotel)

Chesters Beers of the World (pub fare) 60 King Street East, Hamilton, 905-529-9568

La Luna (Lebanese) 306 King Street West Hamilton, ON L8P 1B1 905-523-5198

My-Thai (Thai) 21 John Street North Hamilton, ON L8R 1H1 905-526-8373

Thai Memory (Thai) 25 King William Street Hamilton, ON 905-296-1077

Le Chinois (Szechuan/Asian) 173 King Street East Hamilton, ON L8N 1B3 905-528-2223

1 Duke (bistro) 1 Duke Street Hamilton, ON L8P 1W9 905-522-6222

PepperJack Café (Mediterranean) 38 King William Street Hamilton, ON L8R 3N8 905-525-6666

Ceilidh House Irish Pub (pub fare) 107 George Street Hamilton, ON L8P 1E3 905-528-5256

Capri Family Restaurant(Italian) 25 John Street North Hamilton, ON L8R 1H1 905-525-7811

Il Fiasco (bistro) 182 Locke Street South Hamilton, ON L8P 4B3 905-522-8549

Pheasant Plucker (pub fare) 20 Augusta Street Hamilton, ON 905-529-9000

Sapporo Japanese Restaurant (Japanese/sushi) 96 Main Street East Hamilton, ON L8N 1G3 905-527-1668

Kampai (Japanese/sushi) 236 King Street West Hamilton, ON L8P 1A9 905-777-8744

Bar on Locke (pub fare) 178 Locke St. S. Hamilton, ON 905-521-9116

Slainte Irish Pub (pub fare) 33 Bowen Street Hamilton, ON L8N 3Y6 905-528-8000

Bean Bar (bistro) 1012 King Street West Hamilton, ON L8S 1L4 905-524-2326 (near McMaster University)

Corktown Irish Pub (pub fare) 175 Young Street Hamilton, ON L8N 1V7 905-572-9242

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Shopping

shopping

Downtown Dundas

Downtown Hamilton

Hamilton Farmer’s Market (located in same mall as Sheraton Hotel and open Thurs., Fri. and Sat.)

Limeridge Mall

Lloyd D. Jackson Square (Sheraton Hotel is located inside this mall)

Locke Street

Westdale Village (located near McMaster University)

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4 Must-See’s While You Are in the Area… Hamilton

Hamilton Harbour and Waterfront (pictured at left)

Hamilton Waterfalls (65 and counting!)

Niagara Region and Wineries

Royal Botanical Gardens

[photo credit: John Piercy]

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Map of Conference Site

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The Sheraton Hotel is located in downtown Hamilton, close to many restaurants and bars, shopping areas and the waterfront areas. Hamilton Public Library is located in the same complex as the hotel, and McMaster University and Mohawk College are each a short 10-15 minute taxi ride away.

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