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Heritage Week: Opening Ceremony

August 1 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Free

This is an in-person event. No registration required.

Join Mayor Marianne Meed Ward and the Town Crier at Centennial Square (Brant Street and Lakeshore Road) as we kick off Heritage Week. Following the ceremony, Beach Canal Lighthouse will display plans for the lighthouse. Learn about the 1857-8 light station, with its beacon of light guiding ships through the canal between Lake Ontario and Hamilton Harbour for over 100 years.  Display will be located at the Gazebo in Spencer Smith Park.

Details

Date:
August 1
Time:
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.burlington.ca/en/news/festivals-and-events/heritage-week.aspx

Venue

Centennial Square
Brant Street and Lakeshore Road
Burlington, ON Canada
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Crowd gathered at stage with lake view