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Hamilton is a Canadian city in the English-speaking province of Ontario. Its weather varies from an average high of about 28 degrees in January to an average high of around 79 in July. The annual Hamilton Fringe Festival attracts troupes and actors from throughout the country and all over the world. It presents the best of the new acting talent, and also includes a contest for playwrights. The Hamilton Mardigras Carnival features all sorts of exciting activities, including a Caribbean parade, carnival games and rides, folk dances, and live music. Among the tourist attractions in Hamilton are the Royal Botanical Gardens, the Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum, the African Lion Safari Park, the Art Gallery of Hamilton, and the Canadian Football Hall of Fame, which is located right downtown. Visitors can also go to the city’s Flamboro Speedway to see auto racing or to Flamboro Downs for its horse races. For those coming to Hamilton to see these events they can stay at the budget hotel Days Inn Hamilton with rates starting at $87 CA. A good midrange choice is always the Courtyard by Marriott with $133 rates or less. For a midrange to luxury hotel that is located downtown, they can stay at the Staybridge Suites Hamilton. These rooms start at $140 CA. Highly recommended are the Incognito Restaurant and Wine Bar, the Black Forest Inn (for the best in Austrian, German and Continental cuisine), and La Cantina Ristorante (for excellent Italian food). There are many accommodations of all sorts to choose from at a wide range of prices.