Libertarian Meetups in Ontario

Libertarian Pub Nights and Events Calendar

Come by and meet flesh and blood libertarians at one of our monthly “dinner” meetings in Ontario. We promise not to bite non-libertarians who want to find out more about our philosophy, but we do promise a vigorous debate for anyone who challenges our ideas.

Come by and meet flesh and blood libertarians. Discuss over dinner and/or a few brews how we can prepare for the coming election  No cover charge.

Bring a friend. Everyone is welcome. Hope to see you there!

Nipissing Pub Night  Wednesday  September 17, 2014 7:00 P.M.

Location: The Crown and Beaver Pub (705) 478-5551. Come meet other libertarians in a friendly atmosphere and discuss the government-created issues of the day. For more information email Derek Elliott.

Windsor Pub Night - Thursday September 18 And October 2 at 7:00 P.M.

New Location: The Spitfire & Firkin (11828 Tecumseh Rd E, very close to intersection with Banwell, just across the street from Tim Horton) at 7:00 p.m.   This is an opportunity for individuals in the greater Windsor area to find out more about libertarian ideas and the Libertarian Party.  For more information email Marek Wojtera.  Pub nights are every second Thursday. Next meetings are October 2nd and 16th (tentative).

Kitchener-Waterloo Pub Night - Thursday September 18, 7:00 PM (3rd Thursday of each month)

New (Old) Location: Benny's Family Restaurant   Come out to enjoy friendly libertarian conversation.  Invite your friends - all are welcome. Please RSVP to Paul Herriot by email or call 519 208-8379 so he can reserve a large-enough table. The next Pub Night will be October 16, 2014

Sunday September 21st - The Word on the Street Festival Booth.

Interested in promoting the Party at a book fair in downtown Toronto? We're looking for volunteers to help at our booth on Sunday Sept. 21/14 between 11am and 6 pm.  Please contact Allen Small if you can help.

Here is more info on WOTS:

Stouffville Pub Night - Wednesday  September 24, 2014 6:00 PM (fourth Wednesday of each month) 

Location: The Lion of Stouffville: 5917 Main St., Stouffville, ON, 905-642-1344. Come meet other libertarians in a friendly atmosphere and discuss the government-created issues of the day. We meet in the dining room. Order dinner and/or drinks and pay your own tab. For more information visit our Facebook pageemail Allen Small or phone 905-477-4357. The next Stouffville Pub night will be October 22, 2014.

Virtual Provincial Monthly Pub night - October 1st at 8:00 PM - and the first Wednesday of every month unless otherwise posted.  
Everyone is welcome for a freewheeling chat - BYOB

Instructions for attending the call in are here:

If you are interested in attending please let us know so we can reserve a large enough table.    The next Pub Night will be October 1st.

Stratford Pub Night - Wednesday October 1 at 7:00 P.M. (First Wednesday of the Month)

Location: Pazzo Pizzeria, 70 Ontario Street, Stratford, 519-273-6666 or 1-877-440-9666.  Come and join us for our monthly "dinner" meeting. Discussing the principles of complete liberty, Austrian Economics, Free Markets & Libertarian Ideas.  Enjoy free thinking and rational, ethical, and consistent principles.  Bring a friend. Everyone is welcome.  Hope to see you there! For more information, contact Ben and Amy Eby (email or 226-779-1577).

Ontario Region General Meeting for the LPC.  Saturday, October 4 at 1:00pm

Location: Ambassador Hotel & Conference Centre, 1550 Princess St, Kingston, Ontario K7M 9E3

The Libertarian Party of Canada presents the first annual Ontario Regional General Meeting. The Ontario Regional Caucus, which consists of members of the Party residing within Ontario, will come together to meet and review Party plans for 2015. The Caucus will also elect a Regional Director to represent the region on the LPC's Board of Directors.

While the event is organized by the Libertarian Party of Canada, non-members and all individuals are invited to attend to learn more about the Liberty movement in Canada and the LPC. Opportunities to purchase memberships and make donations to the Party will be available at the event. Stay tuned for a list of surprise speakers!

For more information, contact Mark Burnison at
Toronto Pub Night Wednesday October 8th, 7:00 PM  

Location: Granite Brewery and Restaurant245 Eglinton Avenue East at Mt.Pleasant Rd. (416-322-0723).  Everyone welcome - bring a friend. For more information email Jim McIntosh or phone him at 416-283-7589. The next Toronto Pub Night is Wednesday November 12, 2014.

Hamilton Pub Night - Sunday
October 9 at 7:00 P.M.


Special Guest: Andrew Echevarria, President of the Libertarian Party of Canada.

This month we will be making preparations for the Ontario Regional General Meeting 2014, where we will elect Ontario's very first Regional Director for the Libertarian Party of Canada. We will also be discussing plans going into the 2015 Federal election. For more information, email Mark Burnison [link:] or visit the event page here [link:]. Party members and potential federal party candidates, you definitely don't won't want to miss this event!is 

Next pub Sunday October 26, 2014

Guelph Pub Night - Thursday October 10, 7:00 PM (usual is 2nd Friday of each month)

McCabe's Irish Pub & Grill, 9 Wyndham St N. Guelph, ON N1H 4E5 (519) 836-3400Please RSVP to Andrew Donovan by email or call 519-362-7660 so he can reserve a large-enough table. The next Pub Night will be November14, 2014.

Ottawa Meeting - Monthly Pub Meeting - Saturday October 11 - 2-4 pm (2nd Saturday of each month)

Location: O'Brien's eatery and Pub1145 Heron Road.  Everyone is welcome - and we always have fun. There is no charge for the meeting. Just pay for your own food and drink. You can even just have a water if your budget is tight. For more information about the meeting, please email Darcy Neal Donnelly (he prefers to be called Neal) or phone, cell 613-290-3159, home 613-524-3281 or better still,  just show up! Next meeting is November 8, 2014.

Liberty Now and Annual General Meeting November 1 and 2.

Looking for dedicated Volunteers to advance the cause of Liberty!!!  For the weekend of **Nov. 1 & 2** - for one or both days.  For set-up, speaker introductions and thank you's, ticket taking, trouble shooting, general clean up and other sundry duties.

Please send me a private message and I will outline the benefits to you, Derek Elliott.

Sudbury Pub Night - August TBD

Come and meet other libertarians from the region. Please contact for the details on the location or visit the Northern Ontario Libertarians Facebook page to indicate you would like to attend. 

Simcoe Pub Night - August TBD
 Blue Elephant Pub96 Norfolk St. S  (519-428-2886).  We've had three meetings of libertarains and friends in Simcoe, hosted by Mark Burnison, our candidate in Haldimand-Norfolk.  Contact him by email or phone 289-213-9711. Watch for updates about a possible speaker and the date for the next Pub Night. 

Brockville Meeting - August TBD 

Location: Keystorm Pub, 2 Court House Ave. (613-345-0404).  Come out and chat with Hal Gabriel, your Libertarian candidate in Leeds-Grenville. For more information email Hal or phone 613-316-8026.  

If you would like to organize a Libertarian Pub Night in your area, please contact John Shaw by email or phone 905 806 5170.

Last updated - September 15, 2014.