Rolex Boutique by Raffi Jewellers launches the 2017 Rolex Basel collection

Fresh from their long-awaited debut at Baselworld 2017, the exclusive new Rolex collections were previewed at the Rolex Boutique by Raffi Jewellers, located at Square One Shopping Centre in Mississauga, Ontario.

Raffi Jewellers, one of the Toronto and Greater Toronto area’s leading watch and jewellery retailers, along with Rolex Canada introduced the latest Rolex Oyster and Cellini collections of men’s and women’s timepieces at the newly inaugurated Rolex Boutique, situated within the luxury wing at Square One Shopping Centre. The boutique, set in a prime location within the largest shopping centre in Ontario, is a tribute to the timelessness and perfection of the leading Swiss watch brand, and is operated with Raffi Jewellers’ commitment to superior client service. Continue reading Rolex Boutique by Raffi Jewellers launches the 2017 Rolex Basel collection

Canada’s Premier Social Destination Opening Second GTA Location

The Rec Room Coming to Square One

TORONTO, May 15, 2017 – Cineplex announced today that it plans to open a new location of The Rec Room at Ontario’s largest and foremost fashion, lifestyle and entertainment destination, Square One, in Mississauga, Ontario. Canada’s newest hot-spot for ‘Eats and Entertainment,’ The Rec Room brings together incredible dining experiences with exciting live entertainment and amusement gaming experiences, all under one roof. Construction is already well underway for the GTA’s first location, which is scheduled to open soon in downtown Toronto’s iconic Roundhouse Park.

“With over 25 million visitors passing through their doors each year, Square One is the perfect spot for our second location of The Rec Room in the GTA,” said Pat Marshall, Vice President Communications and Investor Relations at Cineplex. “This past September we opened our first location in Edmonton and it has been a tremendous success and has exceeded our expectations.  Our guests love the idea of a one-stop dining and entertainment destination.  I can assure you that Mississauga is in for a treat!”

Located at 100 City Centre Drive in the north end of the complex, The Rec Room at Square One Shopping Centre will occupy approximately 44,000 square feet over two floors within the shopping centre.

“We are a passionate and genuine partner in creating and driving positive growth and development at Square One and in the Mississauga downtown core, which is why we are so pleased to be partnering with Cineplex on this exciting new venture that I know our guests will love,” said Greg Taylor, Director and General Manager, Square One managed by Oxford Properties. “We believe The Rec Room will be a welcome destination for both our guests who live around the corner or visit us from around the globe to enjoy great food, state of the art amusement games and experience incredible live entertainment.” Continue reading Canada’s Premier Social Destination Opening Second GTA Location

Camp Ignite is Back to Help Teen Girls Stop Limiting Their Beliefs

For the second year-in-a-row, Mississauga Fire and Emergency Services (MFES) will introduce 20 teenaged girls to a potential career in fire service through their innovative weeklong experience, Camp Ignite from July 24 to 28.

Camp Ignite will show teen girls, ages 15 to 19, what a career in fire service could look like through participation in a number of real-world scenarios.

“We are proud of what we started last year through Camp Ignite,” said Tim Beckett, Fire Chief, MFES. “We want all teenagers deciding on career options to understand that the fire service is an option for anyone willing to put in the work. This is a career worth fighting for.” Continue reading Camp Ignite is Back to Help Teen Girls Stop Limiting Their Beliefs

Great news for museum-lovers, culture-lovers and free-stuff lovers!

The City of Mississauga is celebrating Canada 150 and Bradley Museum’s 50th Anniversary this summer and you get the gift!

To further strengthen the City of Mississauga’s commitment to making heritage accessible and enjoyable for everyone, the  Museums of Mississauga will offer FREE Admission at all sites from Friday, May 5 through Tuesday, August 22.

Donations will be graciously accepted.

Artists Invited to Participate in ‘Art in the Park 2017’

MISSISSAUGA, ON – Visual Arts Mississauga (VAM) at Riverwood invites artists and artisans to participate in ART IN THE PARK 2017. The annual art event will be held on September 17, 2017 at Riverwood Park located at 4170 Riverwood Park Lane in Mississauga.

Art in the Park is one of Mississauga’s largest arts events showcasing the creations of over thirty five artists, live entertainment, art demonstrations, food trucks and much more!
Art in the Park is an opportunity for artists and artisans to show and sell their work in our beautiful facility just down the road from downtown Mississauga,” explains VAM Exhibitions and Events Coordinator Eldiana Begovic. “Guests can support local businesses by buying and owning unique hand-crafted work.”
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION: JUNE 30, 2017. Please click here for application details.
VAM also has sponsorship opportunities available for local businesses. Please click here for VAM’s sponsorship package. 
VAM is located at 4170 Riverwood Park Lane in Mississauga. Please call VAM at 905-277-4313 or visit www.visualartsmississauga.com for more details.