The Crown Harriston

Cultural Centre

Movies, Music, Events.

We like to Entertain your needs!


Your place to be for fun and entertainment in Harriston! The Crown Harriston regularly showcases movies, live music and spectacle shows. The venue is available for a wide range of events and activities. Such as performances, stage rehearsals & recordings, weddings, (birthday) parties and meetings. 

We like to Entertain your needs!

About Us

Built in 1949 as a cinema, The building is a postmodern structure with many authentic art-deco features. In 2016 The Crown Harriston re-opened as a Cultural Centre


There's street parking available, as well as a parking-lot in behind the building.

Our vision

Cultural Center The Crown Harriston supports small businesses and entertainment in Harriston - Town of Minto, Ontario.


We host movies, music and events and we also give home to Harriston Hearing Care and The Magic Ice Cream Shoppe.


The Crown Harriston has an auditorium with 210 vintage seats. The stage is baffled in three tiers, with a total surface of 16 by 24 feet and stage access to two small dressing rooms and a backstage area.


Equipped with a modern movie projector and original wall-screen. It has an up to date sound-system, various stage- and dimmable overhead lights. 


Don't miss any of our events!


Check out our events page and stay up to date on our upcoming shows and events. Click here for tickets.


Follow us on Eventbrite and stay updated on all upcoming events and ticket information!


Call or email us for more information and bookings on public and private events.


Licensed Establishment.

What's new? 

The colder months are for indoors fun and entertainment! November puts us in the mood with Ladies Night on the 16th. Our annual FREE showing of "Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer" for the Santa Parade on the 19th and a screening of  "Godforsaken" on the 20th. JNT Comedy Tour will be visiting us with sharp wit on the 10th of December. 


Tickets are available in advance on Eventbrite at or at the door.