Purchasing Tickets

Tickets for Core Entertainment events can be purchased online, by phone, or at the Dan Lawrie Box Office at FirstOntario Centre.

Purchasing Tickets Online

Tickets can be purchased online at Ticketmaster.ca or by phone at 855-872-5000.

Purchasing Tickets at the Centre

Dan Lawrie Box Office at Firstontario Centre 

  • Monday to Friday 9:00am – 5:00pm
  • Saturday, Sunday & Holidays closed
  • Saturday, Sunday & Holidays on Event Day Open 3 hours prior to event
  • Box office will remain open until 1 hour after start of show

Box office will remain open until 1 hour after showtime 905-546-4040


  • Saturday December 23 - Closed
  • Sunday December 24 - Closed
  • Monday December 25 - Closed
  • Tuesday December 26 - Closed
  • Wednesday December 27 - 9am to 5pm
  • Thursday December 28 - 9am to 8pm
  • Friday December 29 - 9am to 8pm
  • Saturday December 30 - 11:30am to 3pm
  • Sunday December 31 - Closed
  • Monday January 1 - Closed



101 York Boulevard
Hamilton, Ontario
L8R 3L4

Will Call Information

Tickets purchased in advance can be left at the Will Call Window at the Dan Lawrie Box Office at FirstOntario Centre or FirstOntario Concert Hall Box Office. You must have a valid photo ID to receive your tickets.

Group Sales Opportunities for Family Shows and Events

For more information on group sales opportunities, please contact Toni Hayward either by email or by phone 905-546-2391.

Child Tickets

Children 24 months and younger are admitted free of charge for family shows as long as they are sitting on a lap, unless otherwise stated. For all other performances, all patrons require a ticket.