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BLOG | Super things to do in St. Catharines this weekend

Blog | January 31, 2020

By Rob Lapensee

There’s a big football game happening Sunday and there are plenty of ‘super’ spots to take in the action across St. Catharines. From feature flicks, top tributes and exciting events here’s some of what else is happening this weekend (Jan. 31 to Feb. 2).


Friday, Saturday and Sunday
FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre

Varda by Agnes, Joker, Knives Out, Honey Boy, and the Cave, all on the silver screen at the Film House this weekend in Downtown St. Catharines.
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ABBAMANIA and the British Legends

Friday, Jan. 31, 7:30 p.m.
FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre

Bounty Enterprises presents the world’s number one production of Abba, the Bee Gees, Lady Gaga and with special guest, Angela Seeger from St. Catharines as Adele. Back by popular demand, featuring the Chicago Transit Horn Section. Learn more here.


Friday, Jan. 31, 7:30 p.m.
Meridian Centre

It’s the Pink in the Rink game. The Niagara IceDogs are wearing special jerseys to raise money for the Canadian Cancer Society Niagara. The night features a live jersey auction after the game. Learn more here.

After The Gold Rush: Neil Young Tribute

Friday, Jan. 31, 8 p.m.
The Warehouse

After The Gold Rush brings the closest sonic and visual performance to the real experience available. It’s all there…the voice, the sound, the songs and the sights. All ages. Learn more here.

Improv Niagara’s Improv Fallout

Friday, Jan. 31, 8 p.m.
Mahtay Café and Lounge

A live comedy competition where you get to vote for the winner! Featuring all local comedians. This time, it’s a New Year.  And we’ve got New Challenges! Musical ones! Learn more here.

Guitar Extravaganza 2020

Saturday, Feb. 1, 7:30 p.m.
FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre

The Mighty Niagara Guitar Orchestra presents The Guitar Extravaganza 2020. Always a popular annual event, join us for this remarkable evening of student, community, and professional performances on the recital hall stage at the FirstOntario Perfoming Arts Centre. Learn more here. Featuring 70 70 classical guitarists from Niagara and Southern Ontario under the direction of Artistic Director / Conductor and Brock University Guitar Instructor, Timothy Phelan. Learn more here.


Sunday, Feb. 2, 2:30 p.m.
FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre

Once deemed unplayable, Barber’s violin concerto is now a commanding mainstay of the violin repertoire. The fiendishly challenging finale is handled with aplomb by our gifted soloist Jinjoo Cho – both are simply irresistible!  The Niagara Symphony Orchestra presents Kevin Lau’s enigmatic Dark Angels, and the orchestra’s Sibelius cycle continues with the unbridled romance of Symphony No. 5. Learn more here.


Sunday, Feb. 2; 3-4 p.m.
Meridian Centre

Everyone can enjoy classic winter fun at Sunday public skates at the Meridian Centre. Open to all ages. Learn more here.

All you can bowl

Sunday, Feb. 2; after 5 p.m.
Parkway Social

Why party at home when you can enjoy all-you-can-bowl for $10 while watching the big game on big screens? Learn more here.