Media Alert: November 19, 2018

The 50th Anniversary Celebration Continues with PAMA Thursdays This Week

Brampton, ON (November 19) – Celebrate PAMA’s 50th anniversary with a special edition of PAMA Thursdays.

Check out ‘Retro Rewind’ which throws back to the time in which PAMA was first founded as an art gallery and museum. Come experience musical performances by local bands Matthew Wittmann and Wilson & The Cast Aways. Featuring food from Jerk Brothers and craft beverages from Heartwood Farm and Cidery (available for purchase).

Similar to the “First Friday” movement in larger North American cities, PAMA Thursdays is an ambitious adaptation by the Region to create a unique experience for people invested in the local scene. This event will bring together a line-up of Peel-based artists, entertainers, food and craft beverage vendors to the heart of downtown Brampton.

Tickets available in advance online. Membership holders receive FREE admission to this event! Non-Members $10 in advance and $15 at the door. Tickets are also available by calling 905-791-4055.

Media tickets available upon request.

PAMA is a place to explore and learn about Peel Region’s culture and heritage, and to converse, question and tell stories to help make new and fascinating connections to the surrounding community. Throughout the year, PAMA offers a variety of workshops and programs for all ages: students, families, adults and seniors. Operated by the Region of Peel, PAMA is located at 9 Wellington St. Brampton. Visit to learn more.

The Region of Peel works with residents and partners to create a healthy, safe and connected Community for Life for more than 1.4 million people and 173,000 businesses in the cities of Brampton and Mississauga and the Town of Caledon. Peel's services touch the lives of residents every day. Recognized as a leader in management and service delivery, the Region of Peel is the only government organization at any level to receive Excellence Canada's Platinum Award for Excellence, Innovation and Wellness®. For more information about the Region of Peel, explore and follow us on Twitter at @regionofpeel.

Media Contacts

Lisa Cox
Communications Specialist
Region of Peel
905-791-7800, ext. 8232

Erin Fernandes
Marketing Co-ordinator
905-791-4055, ext. 7596