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Hats Off Day 2017 Parade Winners Celebrated at Awards Ceremony

Pictured: Isabel Kolic, Executive Director of the Heights Merchants Association, presents the Best Overall Entry trophy to Lotus Sports Club President Tony Vukasovic At the annual Hats Off Day Parade, five groups impressed both the crowd and parade judges, claiming …

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2017 Hats Off Day Highlights

60,000 people returned to Hastings this year for Hats Off Day, this time with a wild “Great Canadian Outdoors” themed day of free family fun. The Great Canadian Outdoors theme brought the Canadian spirit in the form of creative costumes, …

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Frequently Asked Questions at Hats Off Day

What does the name Hats Off Day mean? A: It’s the day of the year when the Heights businesses take their “hats off” to their community.   Did you know? In 1984, Heights merchants created a festival as a way …

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A Foodie’s Guide to Hats Off Day

Hats Off Day is a flavourful street festival with food from all over the world. On Saturday, June 3, enjoy these famous Hats Off Day favourites from our local merchants! Valley Bakery Cinnamon Sticks Available once a year at Hats …

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Hats Off Day – Entertainment Roundup

TEAMSTERS STAGE (4300 BLOCK)  Live at the Teamsters Stage, Hats Off Day is proud to showcase three incredibly talented young artists: Stephen Scaccia, Chloe Farrell and Luca Fogale. These local singers will be taking the stage from 11:45am – 2:30pm. …

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Hats Off Day Parade Rules and Guidelines

  Parade arrival and sign-in Entrants must arrive no later than 9 a.m., or risk losing their spot in the parade. On the morning of the parade, each group’s representative must sign in at the Parade Information & Registration Table located on …

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