Kitchener-Waterloo·SOUNDS OF THE SEASON

CBC Kitchener-Waterloo Sounds of the Season 2018

Sounds of the Season is a month of giving in support of The Food Bank of Waterloo Region. Join us at our Sounds of the Season live broadcast, Friday, Dec. 7 at TheMuseum in downtown Kitchener.

A month of giving in support of The Food Bank of Waterloo Region

Ambre McLean served as the house musician for our Sounds of the Season 2017 kick-off and performed holiday favourites and original music. (Kate Bueckert/CBC)


Click here to make an online donation

Call 416-203-0050

Drop off non-perishable food items in person at CBC Kitchener-Waterloo, 117 King St. West, Kitchener.

No one in our community should go hungry.

CBC Kitchener-Waterloo's annual Sounds of the Season event goes live-to-air from TheMuseum on Friday, Dec. 7 with The Morning Edition's host Craig Norris.

From musical guests to interviews and even a cooking demonstration, you can attend this holiday performance in person, listen on CBC Radio One 89.1 FM or watch online from the comfort of your home. 

Please give generously to the Food Bank of Waterloo Region.  At the Sounds of the Season broadcast event you can donate with: 

  • Food.
  • Cash.
  • Credit card gift.

**Standing Room Available After 6:15 a.m.**

Please note, all seats have now been reserved; but drop-ins are welcome to attend between 6:15 a.m. and  8:37 a.m. Donate $25 or more to CBC K-W's Sounds of the Season and receive a limited edition holiday toque! While quantities last. Donations must be made in person at TheMuseum on December 7 at 6 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. Toques must be picked-up and will not be shipped.

Donate online to CBC K-W's Sounds of the Season between Monday, December 3 and Monday, December 31 and you will be entered to win a pair of tickets! Margaret Atwood: From The Handmaid's Tale to Art & Technology; An Evening in Conversation with Dave Bidini will be at Centre in the Square on May 30. Tickets generously donated by The Museum, downtown Kitchener. These general admission tickets must be picked-up and will not be shipped. The winner will be contacted by January 14, 2019. 

This year's performers and guests


Nuevo-Flamenco guitarist Juneyt Yetkiner will be the house musician for this year's Sounds of the Season. (Juneyt Yetkiner)

K-W Glee

K-W Glee will join us for our Sounds of the Season show on Dec. 7 at TheMuseum in downtown Kitchener. (Hilary Gauld Camilleri)

Twas Now

The husband and wife duo of Diana and Mike Erb make up Twas Now. (Twas Now)

Rick Guzik is back with his accordion.

Rick Guzik performs at Sounds of the Season 2017 at TheMuseum in downtown Kitchener. (Kate Bueckert/CBC)

Kevin Thomas of Big Jerk will be giving a cooking demonstration using items you might find in a food hamper.

Kevin Thomas of Big Jerk in Kitchener. (Supplied photo)

This year's sponsors


Team up with us

If you make a donation to The Food Bank of Waterloo Region, tag us on social media: @CBCKW891. We want to retweet/repost your donation, whether it's a box of food or an online donation. Tell us how you're donating and team up with us to end hunger in Waterloo region.

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Revisit previous Sounds of the Season shows

Click through our photo gallery to see past Sounds of the Season shows, including the very first one.


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