Events

Knights of Columbus bottle drive Oct. 16

The Grimsby Knights of Columbus will hold their fall drivethru bottle drive on Saturday. The event will take place in the St. Joseph Parish parking lot on 135 Livingston Ave. from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. ...

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Car Wash Fundraiser on Saturday

The Grimsby & District Lions and Grimsby Secondary School will host a car wash & dine fundraising event this Saturday from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. in the rear GSS parking lot. Participants can get a carwash for $20 and a jumbo Lion ...

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Hit the Harvest Routes this weekend

Harvest Routes returns to West Lincoln for another year this weekend on Friday, Oct. 1 and Saturday Oct. 2. There will be workshops and fun for the whole family held at Township facilities across West Lincoln. Those interested can sign up f ...

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Fantasy of Trees returns in November

By Tristan Marks NewsNow The Grimsby Rotary Club’s annual Fantasy of Trees will be returning in person for its 22nd year starting in November. From Nov. 26-Dec. 6, visitors can come marvel at the collection of trees, wreathes an ...

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Lions food drive gathers 28k lbs

The 32nd annual Beamsville & District Lions Food Drive pulled in 28,000 lbs of food and other supplies for Community Care of West Niagara (CCWN) on Saturday. Volunteers from the Lions Club and wider community worked from 8 a.m ...

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Grimsby Music LIVE finale Sept. 23 at 4 p.m.

Grimsby Music LIVE@The Woolverton wraps up its inaugural season tonight with a grand finale show at 13 Mountain St. Event organizers Jon and Sara Acheson have invited back all of the performers for a final show to close off the ou ...

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Allison triumphant in Niagara West

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow After whirlwind campaign, a tight federal election run brought Canadians right back around to where they started – including in Niagara West with the re-election of Dean Allison on Monday night. W ...

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WLCC to distribute Thanksgiving hampers

West Lincoln Community Care (WLCC) is set to help its food bank clients in West Lincoln celebrate Thanksgiving with a meal hamper program. The food bank will distribute these hampers during the week of Sept. 27. Donations will be ...

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Lions food drive Sept. 18

Get those donations ready for this Saturday. The Beamsville & District Lions will be going from house to house picking up donations of food and other sundries for Community Care of West Niagara (CCWN) on September 18. Donors are asked t ...

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GBF AGM Sept. 30

Grimsby Benevolent Fund will host its Annual General Meeting Sept. 30 at its Wellness Hub at 19 Elm St. Starting at 6 p.m., the event will celebrate GBF’s achievements, successes and community impacts in 2020. Regulations requir ...

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Beamsville Lions food drive set for Sept. 18

The 32nd annual Beamsville & District Lions Food Drive is set for Saturday Sept. 18. Based at Great Lakes Christian High School, it will support Community Care of West Niagara (CCWN)’s food bank. As with last year, the Lions ...

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KofC Smithville bottle drive Sept. 11

Saved up any more empties? If so, it’s just in time for the St. Martin of Tours Knights of Columbus bottle drive this Saturday. The Knights of Columbus Smithville Council will be hosting a bottle drive at St. Martin of Tours Cat ...

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Motors N Music kicks off Saturday

The inaugural Motors N Music festival pulls into Grimsby’s Southward Park this Saturday, Sept. 4, from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. The event is both a car show full of rare and exotic models – as part of a juried show – and a live music co ...

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Fifty United Peach drivethru August 27-28

Once again, Fifty United Church in Winona is hosting a Peach Drive-Through Event at the Church at 1455 Highway 8 (across from Puddicombe Farms)from August 27 to 29. The Church will be offering peach pies, both freshly baked and fr ...

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Nominees sought for West Lincoln Chamber awards

The West Lincoln Chamber of Commerce is celebrating the businesses and organizations that make the West Lincoln community strong with the 2021 Outstanding Business of the Year Awards. There are six categories of nominations, inclu ...

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Sessanta touring event drives big cash for WLMH

By Tristan Marks NewsNow Sessanta Miglia’s sixth year will be one to remember. The annual exotic car rally which starts each year at Grimsby’s Peach King Arena had a banner year when it comes to fundraising with a local reside ...

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Comedy Night in Grimsby at Week 3

The laughs keep coming at the weekly Comedy Night in Grimsby, with last Wednesday’s performance. The shows continue on Aug. 11 with headliner Ian Sirota, with Xulf Ali, Alicia Rose and Mike Payne. As per usual, the show starts a ...

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Music N’ Motors Sept. 4

By Tristan Marks NewsNow No need to go all the way to Route 66 to get your kicks. Fans of tunes and cars can get the best of both worlds at Grimsby’s newest community event: the Motors N’ Music Festival, which will pull into S ...

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Cyclists pay respects to fallen

By Tristan Marks NewsNow More than 50 cyclists took to the lake front trail in Grimsby last Wednesday to pay respects to a fellow rider who was struck and killed in Beamsville last week, and to show solidarity with his family. The ...

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Comedy series launches to rave reviews

“It really could not have gone any better.” That was the view of Grimsby Downtown Improvement Area board president and organizer of Comedy Night in Grimsby, Mike Williscraft, after the five-night series kicked off in Coronatio ...

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