June in Brantford means charity events, music festival and a We Love Brantford contest!

6th Annual Nova Vita Heels to Heal Walk (formerly Men in Heels)

Saturday June 18 10am

Now in it’s 6th year, this amazing annual event promotes awareness around domestic violence and raises funds to support both the shelter and programs at Nova Vita. Starting at 10am in Harmony Square, raise pledges, donate, and walk along the downtown core of Brantford in red high heels. We provide the shoes, you provide the passion! This year will includes a charity walk in high heels with community supporters and dignitaries, food and beverage, prizes, presentations, live music and lots family fun.

http://novavita.org

 

Harmony Square Brantford Pop-up Street Store

Sunday June 19

Clean out your closets and bring gently used items to the first pop-up Street Store, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday, June 19, in Harmony Square. Donations can be made anytime after 7am on Sunday, or earlier by contacting Jennifer Middleton at middleton.jen@hotmail.com

 

WTFest Music and Arts Festival Saturday

Saturday June 25

WTFest returns to Lions Park for another year of rocking out in Brantford- this year’s line up features Canadian bands like Billy Talent and Monster Truck, as well as local favourites like Ascot Royals. Tickets are on sale through the website and at the gate, and stay tuned for an exclusive We Love Brantford VIP ticket giveaway!!

http://wtfest.ca

 

Sunshine Float for Dreams at Brant Park

Sunday June 26

Be one of 500 fundraisers floating down the Grand River at Sunshine Float for Dreams. This first-ever, spectacularly fun, relaxing, feel-good, team-based event will include a host of fun activities, on-water challenges, and a post float celebration with a BBQ lunch, beer tent, special musical guest and more.

All funds raised go to support The Sunshine Foundation of Canada in making dreams come true for kids with severe physical disabilities and life-threatening illnesses

http://www.sunshine.ca/events/sunshine-float-dreams