The Museums of Mississauga acquired a significant and unique collection of items belonging to former Mayor Hazel McCallion. Included in the donation are gifts, photographs and commemorative items. Some were given in appreciation for her service; others to mark various anniversaries, celebrations and openings related to community groups and businesses. This collection highlights moments of her 36 years of service to the City of Mississauga.
Hazel Journeaux McCallion was elected the 3rd Mayor of the Mississauga in 1978. She served as Mayor of the City of Mississauga for 36 years, retiring in 2014. In 2005, Hazel was named "runner up" for World Mayor, and was Canada's most popular mayor in 2011. Hazel McCallion was nicknamed 'Hurricane Hazel' for her unique political style and no nonsense attitude.
Join us as we transform the Square Amphitheatre into a live children's theatre every Tuesday night in August. From Rock the Arts Puppets to Beauty and the Beast, watch and be dazzled as your favourite children stories are brought to life!
Whether you're a musician, spoken word artist, comedian or dazzling performer, the stage is yours! Share your craft or enjoy the great talent Mississauga has to offer at open mic nights on the Square, every Wednesday in August.
Canadian Celtic rock group Screeched Inn began over a decade ago as a trio. With a focus on tight three part harmony and audience interaction, they perfected their sound through classic rock, top 40, and country genres.
Drop by the Bradley Museum to learn more about our Heritage Kitchen Garden, representing the foods early settlers grew in Upper Canada in the 1830s. On the last Sunday of the month, Museum Interpreters are on site to lead curated garden tours and demonstrations in Bradley House kitchen.