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Events

Village Square event with vendors, people shopping downtown

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

Ongoing

Living Lab

Art Gallery of Burlington 1333 Lakeshore Road, Burlington

We are taking what we learned in the 2023 collaborative programming space, the Living Library, and putting it to the test with another year-long laboratory of community action. Artist José Luis... Read more

Special Exhibition: Worlds of the Night

Joseph Brant Museum 1240 North Shore Blvd E, Burlington

Shine the light on darkness! Enter Worlds of the Night’s dusky atmosphere and learn about what happens while we sleep. Uncover facts on our biological clocks and phases of sleep.... Read more

$10 – $30

Destroyer

Art Gallery of Burlington 1333 Lakeshore Road, Burlington

The AGB is pleased to present a mis-en-scène by Jagdeep Raina. This exhibition titled Destroyer features a selection of ceramics, embroidered tapestries and works on paper. To accompany this mis-en-scène... Read more

We Who Have Known Many Shores

Art Gallery of Burlington 1333 Lakeshore Road, Burlington

We Who Have Known Many Shores  brings together material practices rooted in Anatolian textiles, ceramics, and marbling, with contemporary mediums, to forge new directions for considering diasporic relationships to place... Read more

Floral Display: Celebrating Summer Games

In celebration of summer games, RBG has created a series of botanical installations that can be found across our properties. These displays celebrate the spirit of the games and the... Read more

Sound of Music

Canada’s largest free outdoor music festival is back! Check out everything we have to offer, this Father’s Day weekend in beautiful Downtown Burlington. We have something for everyone - from... Read more

Event Series Yoga at the Gardens

Yoga at the Gardens

Royal Botanical Gardens 680 Plains Rd W, Burlington

Awaken to the wonders of the body and mind, and journey into the day with a sense of well-being and inner strength. Hatha Yoga Instructor Louise Vien concentrates on lengthening... Read more

$20 – $90

Burlington Centre Lions Farmer’s Market

Burlington Centre 777 Guelph Line, Burlington

Feed your family wholesome food! Our vendors carry a wide variety of locally grown fresh produce, baking, meats, cheese, eggs etc.  Come browse through the market; you can find everything... Read more

Pride in Nature: Family Disc Golf Day

Kelso Conservation area 5234 Kelso Rd, Milton

Join us for a day of inclusive fun at Kelso with Queer Disc Golf. Enjoy the scenic course, supportive atmosphere, and a sense of community while promoting diversity in sports.... Read more

$10

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