Burlington is home to many dynamic, innovative and accessible festivals and events that celebrate our City's culture and enrich the quality of life for our residents.
The City of Burlington hosts many exciting festivals and events every year that attract visitors to our beautiful city.
Posted on Wednesday, September 21, 2022 02:25 PM
Dec. 4, 2022
Details to be confirmed
We are excited to be returning to an in-person parade this year. Save the date for December 4, 2022.
If you are interested in participating in the parade this year as a float or walking group, please complete our application.
If you are an interested musical group, please email Festivals and Events to discuss opportunities with staff.
The generous support of our sponsors makes it possible...
Posted on Friday, September 16, 2022 09:24 AM
Sept. 23 to Oct. 16, 2022
Burlington City Wide
Once again, we are looking for local arts and culture professionals, creative organizations, and businesses to host events during the 13th annual Culture Days from Sept. 23 to Oct. 16, 2022. This national initiative aims to raise awareness, provide accessibility and encourage participation in the arts and cultural life of Burlington. Burlington artists, community groups and arts and cultural organizations can participate in Culture Days and offer free interactive arts and cultural...
Posted on Friday, September 02, 2022 01:25 PM
Virtual Information Session
Wednesday, September 14, 2022
Residents and landscapers, arborists and anyone in the construction industry is invited to attend a virtual public information session to learn about the City of Burlington’s Woodland Management Strategy (WMS).
The WMS will provide the strategic direction important to managing the woodlands in Burlington.
Posted on Friday, September 02, 2022 01:19 PM
Saturday, Sept. 24, 2022
9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
The City of Burlington is giving away 500 free trees to residents. Trees are free but residents will need to register and select their preferred tree.
Types and quantities are limited to first registered, first served. One tree per address.
Date: Sept. 24, 2022
Time: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Pick-up time is dependent on species selected
Location: Roads, Parks and Forestry Operations Centre, 3330 Harvester Rd., Burlington
Trees will be between four and seven...
Posted on Thursday, August 11, 2022 04:00 PM
Friday, Sept., 30, 2022
Spencer Smith Park
Spencer Smith Park will host local Indigenous people and support groups who have identified their willingness to participate in a public display or ceremonial gathering between 4 – 7 p.m. A reflective walk will start at the Pier at 4 p.m. and end at the Lift Bridge lighthouse where a ceremony will take place before heading back to Spencer Smith Park. Participants wishing to join are encouraged to...