Welcome to the Joshua Bates Centre Online

The Joshua Bates Centre is a performing arts centre located in Athens, Ontario, that features music, theatre, and comedy. Visitors to our Centre will experience a wide range of sights and sounds that are sure to please everyone.

The JBC is located on the second floor of Athens Town Hall, at 1 Main St. West, corner of Elgin and Main St. It is located at the only flashing traffic light in town. Here it is on the Google map.

For more information about Athens, please visit the Township of Athens Homepage.

East Side of Building

COVID-19 UPDATE: Dean Young & Band

We are sorry to advise that the JBC Performance scheduled for May 2 featuring Dean Young, has been POSTPONED, due to the COVID-19 virus. This concert has been rescheduled for October 21, 2021.