St. Francis Centre at night

Located in the heart of Pickering Village, the St. Francis Centre is Ajax’s centre for arts, culture and heritage. The St. Francis Centre is a designated heritage building. Originally constructed in 1871 and retrofitted in 2011 to a state-of-the-art performance and reception space, this unique facility marries historic architecture with modern design.

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St. Francis Main Hall

A decidedly different destination for your next event! The St. Francis Centre offers unique performance and reception spaces perfect for any event.

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Did You Know?

Your ticket to any event at the St. Francis Centre allows you to enjoy an enhanced Ajax experience through our partnerships with local businesses.

Simply present your St. Francis Centre ticket at participating businesses to receive discounts and special offers. TIFF, Ajax Film Circuit tickets are exempt from special offers.


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A showcase of live community, professional theatre and variety acts.

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A showcase of cinema, independent and world films.

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A showcase of interactive musical performances.

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A showcase of bands and musical groups.