The top events in London, Ontario this February include live rock/indie and electronic shows by some of the world’s hottest acts, hilarious comedy from Jim Gaffigan and Canadian Gerry Dee, family fun shows the kids will love, and moving live theatre. Into hockey or basketball? Catch one of the many exciting games this month from The London Knights and the London Lightning at the Budweiser Gardens. We have also compiled a list of Black History month, Family Day Weekend and Valentine's events for you to also check out this February in London, ON.
For details on these and many other happenings this February, read on!
Though most familiar as the star, creator, and one of the principle writers for CBC's hit sitcom Mr. D, it is in stand up comedy where Gerry Dee first hit his mark. Dee, who was a private school teacher for nine years before giving it up for comedy, became the first Canadian in 27 years to win the prestigious San Francisco International Comedy Competition, and was a finalist on NBC’s Last Comic Standing, the highest finish by a Canadian in the history of the show.
It is the only festival in London that invites you to live it up in one of your favourite restaurants—and try new ones!
With over 600 booths and hundreds of exhibitors the Lifestyle Home Show is your one-spot destination for home improvement, new home construction, and lifestyle products and services. Proudly presented by the London Home Builders’ Association and Major Show Sponsor Rembrandt Homes, 2019 marks their 26th year!
Chamber choir Chor Amica presents an exquisite collection of music on poetry from England's Golden Age, including Britten's Choral Dances from "Gloriana" and works by Bevan, Britten, Parry and Pearsall. Conducted by Allan Bevan, featuring Kathleen Gahagan (harp), Chris Ryan (piano), Marcel Van Helden (tenor), Ariel Harwood-Jones (soprano) and Richard Corner (baritone).
Just For Laughs is thrilled to announce that Grammy nominated comedian and New York Times best-selling author Jim Gaffigan will return to London for the first time since 2012 with his 2020 world tour!
Come and cheer on the London Lightning at Budweiser Gardens for their game against the Kitchener Waterloo Titans. The tip-off is at 7 PM!
Choir! Choir! Choir! is a Toronto-based singing group led by creative directors Nobu Adilman and Daveed Goldman. The duo takes a non-traditional approach; there are no auditions, and the audience is the choir. Just show up and they'll teach you an original arrangement to a song you love. Founded in 2011, Choir! Choir! Choir! has amassed a dedicated and passionate community of singers and a thriving international fan base on YouTube amassing 10s of millions of views on some of their videos.
What makes life worth living? Ice cream? Puppy dogs? The answers are both simple and profound in this one-of-a-kind theatrical experience. This witty and contemporary play shines a compassionate light on the impact of suicide and reminds us of all the things that make life brilliant. Equal parts hilarious and thought-provoking, this play shows us the joy that can be found in even the most unexpected places. What’s on your list?
Make it a perfect day with outdoor skating, Beavertail pastries and a character meet and greet with Bonhomme from 1-4pm.
In the fall of 2003, a cadet at the Royal Military College of Canada, Joe Grozelle, vanished and was found dead three weeks later. The play follows the exclusive story of a botched investigation and Ron Grozelle's decade long quest to find out how his son died and why no answers have been available. WHY is this a COLD CASE? A gripping and enveloping story of a family in a time of loss, striving to understand.
Join us for celebrating 'Girls and Women in Space' night at the Cronyn Observatory. February 11 is recognized as the International of Girls and Women in Science by the United Nations. In addition to it celebrating Girls and Women in Space, this event also celebrates the Junior Astronauts campaign. The Junior Astronauts campaign offers inspiration to the next generation of Canadian astronauts by getting young Canadians excited about space and science.
Join the London Knights as they take on the Kitchener Rangers!
Welcome to the 32nd season of the Jeffery Concerts, made possible by a generous gift of the late Gordon Jeffery. The new season combines some beloved old friends with some new faces. Please join us for this exciting and innovative season of chamber music.
Join the London Heritage Council for the 8th annual Heritage Fair on Saturday, February 15, 2020, from 9 am – 3 pm at HMCS Prevost. In commemoration of the 75th anniversary of the end of the Second World War and the Battle of the Atlantic, Heritage Fair 2020 will focus on “Remembering Their Sacrifice – 75 Years Later.”
London Music Hall, SummerCamp Productions and London's Best Rock FM96 presents Wolf Parade with special guest Jo Passed on Monday, February 17, 2020.
Live Nation presents Theory of a Deadman – Say Nothing World Tour on Thursday, February 27, 2020 at London Music Hall.
Your favourite Disney stories come to life at Disney On Ice presents Celebrate Memories! Sail along with Moana on her high-seas adventure and dance with Woody, Buzz and all the Toy Story friends. Feel inspired when love wins in Frozen and dreams come true for the Disney Princesses. Share the excitement and make new memories the whole family will treasure forever!
KIDZ BOP, the #1 music brand for kids, in partnership with Live Nation, announced today that the KIDZ BOP World Tour is coming back to Canada for nine more live concert dates in February and March 2020. This marks the first-ever headlining tour in Canada for nine more live concert dates in February and March 2020.
A spectacular shopping experience! Acres of boats, fishing accessories, outdoor equipment, power products, huge show specials, fishing & hunting lodges, travel destinations, fishing seminars & special attractions. The London Boat Fishing & Outdoor Show is a SW Ontario tradition. As one of the premier regional boat, fishing & outdoor shows in Canada with the widest selection of the provinces most trusted dealers. Come get inspired, get informed, be entertained and most importantly be ready to take advantage of great show specials and deals on everything to do with boating, fishing, hunting and the great outdoors.
Live Nation presents The Beaches on Sunday, February 23, 2020 at London Music Hall.
Between Breaths is based on the life of Dr. Jon Lien — known in Newfoundland as “the Whale Man” — who pioneered techniques for rescuing whales trapped in fishing nets. Moving backward in time, from Lien’s final moments to his first whale intervention, this poignant storydepicts Lien’s rescue efforts, which saved over 500 animals, and his ownstruggle with relentless paralysis and dementia. From Newfoundland’s Artistic Fraud (Tempting Providence, The Colony of Unrequited Dreams), Between Breaths considers what we hold onto when everything else is gone.
London Music Hall, SummerCamp Productions and London's Best Rock FM96 present Royal Tusk with Brkn Love & Sights & Sounds on Wednesday, February 26, 2020 at Rum Runners.
Six of Jeans 'n Classic's finest female vocalists take the stage in an in-depth presentation of the music of Annie Lennox. In a 25-year profile, we present material from The Eurythmics, through Lennox’s solo artistry, to soundtrack writer, and Academy Award-winner. It’s an emotionally powerful evening with one great song after another, gorgeously staged and arranged for these six amazing vocalists.
Tchami, the Parisian future house pioneer, is gearing up to take 2020 by storm with his North American Elevation tour heading to the London Music Hall.
London Music Hall & SummerCamp Productions present Silverstein 20th Anniversary Tour Performing 3 sets: Discovering The Waterfront, Greatest Hits & Acoustic with friends Four Year Strong & I The Mighty on Friday, February 28, 2020.
Learn about the relationship between the servant and the served at Eldon House on this in depth tour featuring the servant quarters and the daily life of a servant. Through images, and diaries, as well as hands on activities we explore what it would be like to live and work at Eldon House throughout the 19th and 20th centuries.
Heatwave Hot Sauce Expo is Southwestern Ontario’s home of heat! Enjoy hot sauces and spicy foods from over 40 producers from across the nation. All vendors provide FREE samples! Or up the ante and buy some meaty chicken wings at the show and spice them up however you like! (Vegan food options also available!) With hundreds of hot sauces to choose from it is a chile heads wonderland! Plus fans attending get a totally unique experience of hot entertainment with eating competitions, chili cook-off, live podcasts, cooking demos and world record setting feats of heat! The event will be licensed with craft beer and spirits available for consumption to pair with the perfect sauce.
Canada's beloved Bif Naked reads excerpts from her book, tells stores, and performs the music that pertains to that time in her life. It is a warm, funny, engaging, and magical performance from the Gold and Platinum selling Rock Star, Best-Selling International Author, Hit Songwriter, International Performer, Human and Animal Rights Advocate, Music Producer, Artist Manager and arguably one of Canada’s most recognized and well-loved celebrities.
Celebrate Black History Month in London this February with these events.
Family Day Weekend is February 15-17, 2020, check out a listing of suggested events in London, ON to enjoy with your family.
Looking for Valentine’s events? Check out some of these Valentine related events in London, ON.
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