Southwestern Ontario entertainment

Arts Center in Guelph

Bookshelf

Forty years young, Bookshelf is the pacemaker of Guelph's cultural heartbeat: part bookstore, cinema, cafe and music venue. Swing by to read the paper, catch an art-house flick or have a bite in the eBar. Regular sa…
Live Music in Hamilton

Zyla's Music and Menu

James St N does cute venues well and Zyla's is intimate enough for a real sense of the Hamilton vibe. Comedians and indie bands perform at beer-splashing distance from a young, cool crowd. If nothing's on, there are…
Live Music in London

London Music Club

Touring blues and folk acts fall over themselves to play here, a rockin' room out the back of a cream-brick suburban house. Electric blues jam on Thursday nights; acoustic open mike on Fridays.
Live Music in London

Call the Office

A grungy dive bar with cheap drinks and alt-rock live bands, sometimes pulling names like the Jon Spencer Blues Explosion.
Theater in Port Stanley

Port Stanley Festival Theatre

Keeps locals and visitors amused over it's summer season.
Casino in Windsor

Caesar's Windsor

This provincially owned casino (affiliated with the Caesar's Las Vegas family) gives Windsor an economic boost, although crowds have declined with tighter border security and a strong Canadian dollar. Minimum age 19…