Times Square in Harmony Square

Ring in the New Year with us at Harmony Square on Saturday, December 31, 2022. Subscribe to receive updates at the bottom of this page as they occur.

Times Square in Harmony Square 2021

Kick-off the New Year with us on Friday, December 31, 2021 from 9:30 p.m. to 12:00 a.m. There will be live music, a photo booth, party favours, ice-skating, outdoor winter market featuring local artisans selling unique items,  carnival rides, games and a spectacular fireworks show at midnight. All activities are free and all health and safety protocols will be in place. Pre-registration is no longer required for outdoor events of this size. Physical distancing is required and face coverings must be worn when you are within 2m of someone not from your household. The City of Brantford is grateful for the support of the Government of Ontario through the Ontario RecConnect Program Festival and Events Grant.  Registration is not required for this outdoor event.

Dalhousie Street from Market Street to Queen Street and Colborne Street from Queen Street to Bain Street will be closed Friday, December 31, 2021 beginning at 8:30 p.m. until Saturday, January 1, 2022 at 1:00 a.m.

Empty Hours starting at 9:30 p.m.

Come and jam out with Empty Hours as they perform catchy classic alternative dance rock.

Empty Hours

Jace Martin & The Pace starting at 10:00 p.m.

Dace the night away with Jace and the Pace as they perform top 40 billboard hits playing pop, rock, blues and funk.

Jace Martin

Breathe Rite Mechanical Constructing presents Desire starting at 11:00 p.m.

You don’t want to miss our headliner for this year’s event. Join the band Desire as they perform the International U2 Tribute Act.


Special thanks to the Downtown Brantford BIA this year’s presenting sponsor of the event and Fireworks .

Join the conversation on the Harmony Square’s Facebook page using the hashtag #BrantfordTimesSquare. A full listing of Harmony Square events can be found at calendar.brantford.ca/HarmonySquare.


Downtown BIA
Breathe Right
Crazy Bill's
Lancaster Construction
Bobby Panchi