Village Square event with vendors, people shopping downtown

Burlington is known for its festivals and events!  Join us for immersive events all year round.


Women: Trailblazing

Joseph Brant Museum 1240 North Shore Blvd E, Burlington

What has it meant to be a woman in Canada throughout its 150-year history? This nationally travelling exhibit, created and toured by the Waterloo Region Museum, explores how women have transformed Canadian... Read more

Taste of Japan

Honouring Burlington’s sister city Itabashi, Japan, a Taste of Japan runs from May 13-31, with various Japanese and Japanese-inspired dishes to try. The event kicks off with the Sakura Festival,... Read more

Canada Netherlands Friendship Day

Burlington Performing Arts Centre 440 Locust Street, Burlington

Celebrate spring and the City of Burlington’s twin city, Apeldoorn, The Netherlands at this free event! Saturday May 13, 2023 at 10 a.m. at the Burlington Performaing Arts Centre- Family... Read more

Guilds Spring Sale

Art Gallery of Burlington 1333 Lakeshore Road, Burlington

Our Spring Sale is finally back IN PERSON, after 3 long years! Mark your calendars!! All guilds will be participating with Lots of fabulous art to see and buy! Pottery... Read more

Burlington Model Railway Club: Running Day

We have operating model railroads in three different scales:  N-scale and HO-scale inside and G-scale outside on the garden railway in the Summertime.

Sakura Festival

Burlington Performing Arts Centre 440 Locust Street, Burlington

Celebrate spring and Burlington’s 33-year friendship with Itabashi, Japan with music and dance, at this free event! Saturday May 13, 2023 at 1 p.m. at the Burlington Performing Arts Centre-... Read more


Dury Lane Theatre 2269 New St., Burlington

The Last Resort is a murder mystery musical comedy full of surprises from one of Canada’s most accomplished and celebrated playwrights, Norm Foster. Nick Galeazzo is on the run from the... Read more

$24 – $34

Submit an Event

Have an upcoming event in Burlington, Ontario that you would like to promote? Submit it for free and we will add your event to our calendar. Events include local concerts, festivals, theatre, live music, sporting events, outdoor attractions, tours, and culinary events.

Preference will be given to events that drive tourism, are hosted by a tourism partner, or provide experiences for residents and visitors. Community events must be within Burlington/Halton and are free to attend or hosted by a not-for-profit.

Crowd gathered at stage with lake view