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

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Living Library

Art Gallery of Burlington 1333 Lakeshore Road, Burlington

The Art Gallery of Burlington presents Living Library. This is an all-ages, flexible space designed to foster connectivity and meet the changing needs of Burlingtonians. The space is activated by... Read more


Visit with Santa at Burlington Mall

Celebrate the Holidays with a photo with Santa from November 12 to December 24. Click here to book your visit with Santa.  Click here to view Santa's hours.


Chiedza Pasipanodya: Ndafunga Dande (Thoughts of Home)

Art Gallery of Burlington 1333 Lakeshore Road, Burlington

Dande is a memory and a fable, a translation and a portal, a place that exists nowhere – only here and somewhere. Ndafunga Dande (Thoughts of Home) resides in that here and... Read more

Sybil Atteck

The Art Gallery of Burlington (AGB) is proud to bring the life’s work of iconic Trinidadian artist Sybil Atteck (1911–1975) together for the first time in Canada. Borrowed from the... Read more

Special Exhibition: Sound, Just Sound

Joseph Brant Museum 1240 North Shore Blvd E, Burlington

Any impact creates vibrations in the air that translates into sounds. The impact of the wind on leaves, the air flowing from our lungs on our vocal cords, a door... Read more

Festival of Trees

Burlington Performing Arts Centre 440 Locust Street, Burlington

The Burlington Performing Arts Centre’s 7th Annual Festival of Trees will be sparking yuletide joy in patrons who visit BPAC between Nov 22nd and Dec 17th. 28 Pre-lit artificial Christmas... Read more

Burlington Festival of Lights

Downtown Burlington

The Festival of Lights illuminates Burlington’s waterfront through December to early January each year. Thousands of local residents and visitors from across the region, and beyond, have made it a... Read more

Event Series Winter Wonders

Winter Wonders

Royal Botanical Gardens 680 Plains Rd W, Burlington

Winter Wonders, a unique outdoor evening experience, guides visitors along Hendrie Park’s picturesque pathways adorned with charming festive lights, interactive installations and magical displays that tell the stories of unique... Read more

$10 – $20
Event Series RBG Express

RBG Express

Royal Botanical Gardens 680 Plains Rd W, Burlington

All Aboard! Don’t miss a ride on the RBG Express during your day visit the Gardens. Purchase tickets at the door to take a round-trip train ride through beautiful Hendrie... Read more


Author & Athlete Perdita Felicien

Central Library 2331 New Street, Burlington

CANADIAN OLYMPIC HURDLER SHARES HER INSPIRING STORY   Olympian, World Champion, TV host, and bestselling author of My Mother’s Daughter, Perdita Felicien talks about life after sport, the triumphant and harrowing... Read more


St. Matthews on -the-Plains Anglican Church 126 Plains Road East, Burlington

We are excited to welcome you all to this musical event the entire family will enjoy! Please join us and our Special Guest Andrew Tees for an afternoon of spectacular... Read more

$15 – $25

THE MEN OF THE DEEPS: Christmas in the Mine

Burlington Performing Arts Centre 440 Locust Street, Burlington

The Men of the Deeps is a choir of working and retired coal miners from the island of Cape Breton in Nova Scotia, Canada. Organized in 1966 as part of... Read more

$69.50 – $89.50

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