Monday, April 2:
Pysanka Egg Decorating at PAMA, 10:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Create your very own pysanka Easter Egg! A pysanka is a Ukrainian Easter egg that is decorated with traditional Ukrainian folk design. The word “pysanka” comes from the verb “to write”. Many other Eastern European groups also participate in egg decorating. This Drop-in activity is included in the cost of admission.
Tuesday, April 3:
The Brampton Festival Singers at St. Joseph of Nazareth Anglican Church, 7:30 – 9:30 p.m.
Mixed voice community choir repertoire includes choir music, folk music, show songs, spirituals, etc. Two concerts per year are performed at the Rose Theatre in Brampton and the choir appears at other community events and locales. For more information, visit the Brampton Festival Singers website.
I Don’t Give a Shuck Tuesday — 7:00 p.m.
Every Tuesday J. Red & Co (341 Main Street N) has $1 oysters freshly shucked oysters, half price on select bottles of wine and all you can eat muscles at $20 per person. They also have live music to bring it all together, it’s a night you don’t want to miss.
Wednesday, April 4:
Peel All-Star Basketball Game at Sheridan (Davis Campus), 3 p.m. – 12 a.m.
The basketball players from the Region of Peel Secondary School Athletic Association (ROPSSAA) will take part in the Peel All-Star Game. The junior game will be played at 6 p.m., followed by the senior match at 8 p.m. Tickets are $5 adults, $2 high school students, and free for children under 12.
Tony Prior’s Karaoke at Spot One Bar, 8 p.m. – 1 a.m.
Head out and enjoy a night of karaoke. This is a concert setting and YOU are the star so make sure you bring your cell phones and video cameras.
Thursday, April 5:
Beauty & The Beast the Broadway Musical at Rose Theatre, 7:30 p.m.
Step into the enchanted world of Broadway’s modern classic, Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, an international sensation that has played to over 35 million people worldwide. Based on the Academy Award-winning animated feature, the stage version includes all the wonderful songs we all love and know by heart. This is the show’s last weekend running in Brampton from April 5,6 and 7. Tickets available here.
The Art of Yoga with 5 Elements (ages 16+) at PAMA, 7 – 8:30 p.m.
Take part in the Art of Yoga presented by the local yoga studio, 5 Elements. Please bring your own yoga mat. All skill levels welcome. Space is limited so arrive early! Drop-in, included with the cost of PAMA admission.
“Hanging Out” Brampton Paint Night at The Crown & Lion, 7 – 9 p.m.
Join Paint & Cocktails for a two-hour fun paint night with our artist who will guide you through step by step, from start to finished painting that you get to take home. Tickets are $45 and include ll of the equipment you need: 6 x20″ canvas, brushes, apron, acrylic paint and easel.
String Quartet Concert at PAMA, 7:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Classic String Quartet presents an evening of music. This dynamic quartet performs with artistic excellence and passion. Listen to the sounds of violins, viola and cello performing compositions by Beethoven, Bartok and others. Free with PAMA admission.
Friday, April 6:
Brampton Beast Game at Powerade Centre, 7 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
The Brampton Beast will host the Wheeling Nailers in ECHL action. Tickets start at $14 and can be purchased from the Brampton Beast website.
Saturday, April 7:
“Rupy C. Tut: A Journey Back Home” Exhibit at PAMA
Discover emerging American artist Rupy C. Tut’s personal journey back to the real and imagined home of her childhood through which she explores ideas of displacement and identity. The exhibition features recent paintings and drawings translating Sikh scripture, interpreting popular Punjabi stories and representing contemporary cross-cultural themes. The exhibit is accessible with the cost of PAMA admission and runs through July 2.
“Lost Heritage: A Sikh Legacy in Pakistan” Exhibit at PAMA
This exhibition of photographs reflects Singapore-based Amardeep Singh’s deep connection to the land of his ancestors – a connection that impelled him to travel to Pakistan in 2014 to re-trace the movement of the Sikhs eastward and to document their journey. The exhibit is accessible with the cost of PAMA admission and runs through July 2.
“The Secret Garden” Paint Night at Oscar’s Roadhouse, 2 – 4 p.m.
Join Paint & Cocktails for a two-hour fun paint night with our artist who will guide you through step by step, from start to finished painting that you get to take home. Tickets are $45 and include all of the equipment you need: 6 x20″ canvas, brushes, apron, acrylic paint and easel.
Samber: An Expression of Collection Art Show at Green Leaf Vapor Lounge, 4 p.m. – 12 a.m.
Peel Arts Collective (P.A.C) will exhibit the work of local Peel Region artists, musicians and spoken word performers in a five-hour showcase. Admission is $10.
Kavita Krishnamurthy Musical Night at Chinguacousy Secondary School, 5 – 9 p.m.
Enjoy a blissful and soothing night of music, dance and entertainment with famous Indian Playback Singer Kavita Krishnamurthy Trained in classical music, Kavita Krishnamurthy has recorded more than 15,000 songs in 16 languages in a 30 year career. Many other artists from USA and Canada will also be performing. Tickets range in cost from $55, $85 to $100.
Holi Gala at Pearson Convention Centre, 6 – 11 p.m.
Join us, as we say farewell to winter and celebrate spring at Osler Foundation’s fifth annual Holi Gala – The Festival of Colours at the Pearson Convention Center. The event space will be transformed into the perfect setting for a memorable evening by lavish décor, exquisite live-entertainment and an exotic feast. Tickets are $200.
Amma Canada Charity Event at Chandni Banquet Hall, 6:30 – 10 p.m.
Attend a fun, family oriented, dinner, raffle, silent auction and Bollywood evening of entertainment. All proceeds raised to benefit Amma Canada, a registered nonprofit organization which helps in tree planting, park adoption, monthly soup kitchens, teaching meditation, and serving the needs of the less fortunate in the community. Tickets are $50 a person.
Micah Barnes and New York Stories at the Rose Theatre, 8 p.m. – 12 a.m.
The Canadian jazz crooner’s show takes you on a musical tour of the Big Apple starting uptown at the Apollo Theater and the Cotton Club and moving midtown to Times Square and Broadway before landing downtown at jazz clubs Birdland and the Blue Note in the Village. Tickets are $35 for general admission / $30 for subscriber and available from the Rose Theatre box office.
Sunday, April 8:
Brampton Concert Band with John McDermott and Friends at the Rose Theatre, 7:30 p.m. – 12 a.m.
John McDermott is an international recording star and household name – known as much for his successful musical career as for his commitment to veterans’ causes. In concert he never fails to enchant audiences with his beautiful voice and tasteful remembrance tributes. Tickets are $58 for general admission / $44 for subscribers and available from the Rose Theatre box office.
Brampton Beast Game at Powerade Centre, 2 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
The Brampton Beast will host the Adirondack Thunder in their ECHL regular season finale.
Tickets start at $14 and can be purchased from the Brampton Beast website.