Grand River Film Festival

See cinematic masterpieces from around the world! The Grand River Film Festival (GRFF) is Waterloo Region's annual international film festival. Beginning in late October, this festival is perfect for any movie enthusiast. The GRFF shows a number of internationally renowned films each year; there's sure to be something for everyone.

Showtimes, ticket prices, and further information can be found on the Grand River Film Festival website. Go beyond the movies shown in mainstream theaters and experience the GRFF.

The KW Central Artwalk

This incredibly popular event happens October 18th 10am-5pm and October 19th 12-5pm. It runs rain or shine and it’s FREE! Meet 29 local working artists in their fine arts studios and other venues all within walking distance to Kitchener Downtown. Guests will find it easy to navigate their own self-guided tour, by following a map which can be accessed at their website or picked up at any of the locations along the route, beginning at 21 Braun Street, Kitchener.