While this site has participated in Doors Open Ontario in the past, it is not part of the current season’s program. Please check the Home page for this year’s events and participating sites.

FirstOntario Performing Arts Centrein-person Doors Open St. Catharines

  • In-person
  • Full wheelchair access
  • Guided tours available
  • Kid-friendly
  • Washrooms
FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre

The FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre is a cultural hub that comprises four unique venues that host a signature presentation of international, Canadian and local artists alongside community members and organizations. Over 600,000 patrons have come through their doors since it opened in 2015 to enjoy music, dance, theatre, film, comedy, speakers and community gatherings.

Contact info

250 St. Paul Street
St. Catharines, Ontario



Year built: 2015
Building type:Concert hallTheatre
Architect: Diamond Schmitt Architects

Dates/hours open

Aug 20, 10:00am - Aug 20, 04:00pm

Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; hourly tours from 10 a.m.; last tour at 3 p.m.