Events & Festivals - Downtown Burlington

Events & Festivals - Downtown Burlington

Events & Festivals - Downtown Burlington

Events & Festivals - Downtown Burlington

Art Gallery of Burlington

The Art Gallery of Burlington is unique…inspiring…home… Each word describes an aspect of this multi-faceted visual arts facility nestled next to Lake Ontario in the heart of Burlington, Ontario. We’re a true centre for art, supporting artists, staging exhibitions, nurturing a nationally and internationally recognized ceramic collection, and serving the community.

Contact The Art Gallery of Burlington

1333 Lakeshore Road

Phone: 905-632-7796

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A Taste of Burlington

Come and enjoy a new culinary experience at "A Taste of Burlington" Experience the eclectic styles and flavours of the world, as many of Burlington's finest restaurants offer prix-fixe lunch and dinner options. Savour a bite of everything and discover the many eateries located in beautiful Burlington at "A Taste of Burlington." with summer and winter programs.

Contact A Taste of Burlington

Phone: 905-634-594

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Burlington Festival of Lights

The Burlington Festival of Lights is the city’s longest running festival, lighting up the city’s waterfront for the holiday season. It’s a magical sight for the whole family, especially the young at heart. The festival has gained the reputation in the region and beyond as the ‘must-see’ lighting extravaganza for the holidays. The Lakeside Festival of Lights is Burlington’s longest running festival, lighting up the waterfront from dusk to dawn for 40 days over the holiday season.

Contact Burlington Festival of Lights

Phone: 905-332-1851 Ext. 355

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Burlington Performing Arts Centre

The Burlington Performing Arts Centre is a multi-purpose facility that includes a Main Theatre, Studio Theatre and Lobby to accommodate a variety of events and functions for people of all ages. We are a LEED Gold certified building!

Contact Burlington Performing Arts Centre

440 Locust Street

PHONE: 905-681-2551

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Canada’s Largest Ribfest – Rotary Ribfest

Canada's Largest Ribfest takes place on Labour Day Weekend every year at Spencer Smith Park in Burlington, Ontario. Come and experience all fun, music, and, of course, RIBS!  Enjoy ribs, music, and family fun at the largest Ribfest in Canada! Proceeds go directly to the community – a good cause, good food, & good times!

Contact Canada’s Largest Ribfest – Rotary Ribfest

1400 Lakeshore Road, Spencer Smith Park

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Santa Claus Parade

Santa Claus is coming to town. A favourite fun event for the entire family Burlington's annual Santa Claus Parade will feature bands, colourful floats, mascots, and jolly old Saint Nick himself.

Contact Santa Claus Parade

390 Brant Street

Phone:  905-335-7600, ext. 7422


Sound Of Music Festival

So much music, so much fun. Every year in June, music takes over Burlington Downtown and Waterfront. The largest local music event of the year features an eclectic combination of emerging artists, blasts from the past and current performers. A mix of free and ticketed shows continue all over town for nine days. Activities include the Kick-off Concert, Sound of Music Club Series, Grande Festival Parade, free concerts for four days on Father’s Day Weekend, Downtown Streetfest, Silver Series, Children’s Village, carnival and vendors. Bring the whole family, you’ll find something for everyone.

Contact Sound Of Music Festival

1400 Lakeshore Road

Phone: 905-333-6364

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