The Crown Harriston

movies, music and events

We like to entertain you

Comedy Stage Hypnosis Show by Listowel Hypnosis
Comedy Stage Hypnosis Show by Listowel Hypnosis
The Bat screening at the Cult Classic Flicks
The Bat screening at the Cult Classic Flicks
Haus of Gore will be performing at our annual fundraiser
Haus of Gore will be performing at our annual fundraiser
Upcoming Events

The Crown Harriston

Your place to be for entertainment in Harriston! The Crown Harriston regularly showcases movies, live music and spectacle shows.

We offer various services, from performances, stage practice, weddings, and corporate events to private parties. Our team is always happy to provide their expertise and experience to make your event successful. We are here to make your day a day to remember.

Don't miss our events!

Check out our events page and stay updated on upcoming shows and events.

Follow us on Eventbrite for ticket information on our shows!

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

Burlesque show Troy Boy Entertainment
Burlesque show Troy Boy Entertainment

About Us

The Crown Harriston was initially built in 1949 as a cinema and has retained its original art-deco features. In 2016, it was transformed into a vibrant Cultural Centre.

The venue is committed to providing a unique and ever-evolving experience for its visitors. Whether attending a show or event, guests can expect a dynamic and immersive atmosphere as the venue continues to enhance its offerings.

As a fully licensed establishment, The Crown Harriston ensures that patrons can enjoy their time while indulging in various beverages. This iconic venue is a testament to the fusion of history and modernity, offering diverse cultural experiences for all to enjoy.

line-up of people waiting outside venue
line-up of people waiting outside venue

The auditorium is an outstanding space with exceptional acoustics that enhance the overall experience. It has a seating capacity of 210 vintage seats, and the three-tier stage, accompanied by steps on both sides, adds a touch of elegance and grandeur to the area. An authentic wall screen also contributes to the ambiance.

The venue is equipped with a state-of-the-art movie projector, ensuring high-quality visuals. Additionally, the sound system is up-to-date, while the availability of various stage lights and dimmable overhead lights allows for versatile and customizable lighting options. Whether it's a stage performance, a film screening, or a conference, this auditorium provides the perfect blend of vintage charm and modern amenities.

Our vision

Cultural Centre The Crown Harriston, is a hub for small businesses and entertainment in Harriston. Located in the charming Town of Minto, Ontario. Our center is dedicated to hosting and promoting Movies, Music and Events. Providing a vibrant cultural experience for the community.

Additionally, within the same building, you can find The Magic Ice Cream Shoppe, which offers delightful sweet treats, and Harriston Hearing Care, which ensures your auditory health.

Convenient parking options are available, including street parking and a lot behind the building. Visit The Crown Harriston Cultural Centre and indulge in its diversity.

Movies, Music and Events