Heritage Day Awards
The annual City of Hamilton Heritage Day Awards Ceremony is a partnership between the City of Hamilton and the Hamilton-Wentworth Heritage Association. The public are welcome to attend the ceremony and heritage fair.
The City of Hamilton Tourism and Culture Division sponsors and facilitates three heritage awards presented at the event, as well as announcing the results of the Famous Hamiltonian of the Year as voted by Hamiltonians:
- The Susan E. Bennetto History Student Recognition Awards (for grades 11 & 12 students)
- The History Student of the Year Award (selected from among Bennetto recipients)
- The Reverend T. Melville Bailey Heritage Award for Lifetime Achievement