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There are lots of great events happening in our community, find one near you!

Are you hosting a community event or public Food & Fund Drive and don’t see it listed? Contact us to add your listing to our Out & About: Community Events page.

Laughs on Tap: Last Monday of the Month

Join Laughs on Tap, an improv and sketch comedy troupe as they perform at various venues in Kitchener-Waterloo.

Great local entertainment for the admission price of a non-perishable food or fund donation to The Food Bank. Remember, $1 provides 3 meals!

Click here for more information and upcoming shows.

Walmart Fight Hunger. Spark Change - February 18 - March 20

Join local Walmart’s and The Food Bank of Waterloo Region by making a difference in the lives of those experiencing hunger in Waterloo Region with Walmart Canada’s fourth annual Fight Hunger. Spark Change. campaign.

Loblaw Spring Food Drive - March 26 - April 12

From March 26th – April 12 Loblaw Companies Limited stores nationwide are accepting both cash and food donations on behalf of local food banks. Show your support for Canadians in need by donating food or funds during the Loblaw Spring Food Drive! 

Stores in Waterloo Region participating in this Food Drive include:

  • all Zehrs
  • Real Canadian Superstore
  • Dave’s No Frills
  • Bob’s valu-mart
  • Belfiore’s valu-mart
  • Wholesale Club.

2020 Aviation Fun Day: June 27

Grab your walking shoes and explore the airport on foot at this free family event. Learn how the aviation industry works, get up close to airport equipment, vintage aircrafts and classic cars. Talk to the people behind the scenes and learn about career opportunities at your local airport.

Please bring a non-perishable food or fund donation in support of the Cambridge Self-Help Food Bank and The Food Bank of Waterloo Region. More information about this year’s event available here.

Date: June 27
Time: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Location: The Region of Waterloo International Airport (YKF), 1-4881 Fountain Street North, Breslau, Ontario, N0B 1M0

Downtown Kitchener Ribfest & Craft Beer Show: July 17-20


Celebrate the BEST summer has to offer! Enjoy mouth-watering barbequed ribs and chicken, an incredible selection of Ontario craft-brewed beer, plus live entertainment, a Kids Fun Zone and MORE – all in the open atmosphere of Victoria Park. Click here for more information.


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