Mills Hardware is an event and entertainment space located in downtown Hamilton. The space, on the ground floor of a building awarded the City of Hamilton’s 2015 Urban Design and Architecture Award of Excellence for Heritage / Adaptive Reuse, is available for use by arts organizations, community groups, companies, political organizations, and anyone else who is looking for an exceptional space to hold an event to accommodate up to nearly 150 people.


Mills Hardware is fully licensed and is configurable in multiple ways. Capacity is 147 for concerts; seating for 90+ people; cocktail tables; conference tables; small group settings, and more.

There is a 15’x16′ stage and the venue comes equipped with high end sound and lighting system in addition to an HD projector and film-quality retractable screen.

The venue’s complete technical specs can be found here.


Mills Hardware is located at 95 King Street East, Hamilton, Ontario.

The venue can be reached by phone at 289-389-5311 or via email at


Photos by Mike Highfield