The A to Z Trail of Burlington: Discover More of What Burlington Has to Offer

Pier with lake, some grass and cyclist

August 15, 2022

Discover Burlington From A to Z

  • The Burlington A to Z Trail
  • How it works
  • What’s Included

You may think you know Burlington, but do you REALLY know Burlington? This is your chance – discover more of #BurlON and experience new businesses, attractions or restaurants that you may not have visited before with the Burlington A to Z Trail!

The A to Z Trail outlines different experiences from A to Z all across Burlington. Sign up for FREE and track the locations you visit using the exclusive mobile pass. Check-in at each location you visit, and get access to deals and offers from the participating businesses!

Participants will also be entered into a draw to win the Ultimate Burlington prize-pack, which includes a one night stay at the beautiful Pearle Hotel and Spa in Downtown Burlington (with valet parking and breakfast for two)! Visit 10 locations for one entry, and all locations for two! The grand prize drawing will take place at the end of the year.

 How It Works

To participate in the A to Z Trail of Burlington, all you have to do is get the pass. It’s mobile exclusive and instantly delivered via email or text – no apps to download! It’s free to sign up for, saves the locations you visit and offers deals and discounts to redeem during your visit.

Step 1

Sign up for the A to Z Trail here.

Step 2

Your passport will be instantly delivered to your phone through text and email and will be ready to use immediately! It can be saved to your phone’s home screen for easy access.

Step 3

When visiting a participating business, press the “check-in” button to check in, and present your phone to the attendant or staff member to redeem available discounts!

What’s Included 

The A to Z Trail includes many paces to explore, eat and shop at in Burlington. Like in the name, the Trail lists locations from A to Z ­– from Activate to Industria Pizzeria + Bar, Mount Nemo Conservation Area to Walkers Chocolates. The mobile pass also offers exclusive deals to members from participating businesses.

Discover a new park or trail, explore a local shop or attraction, try a new restaurant, or find hidden gems you may not have known about before! The Trail may also include a location you love in Burlington, so the next time you stop by, check in with the pass and get one step closer to the chance of winning a one-night stay at The Pearle Hotel!

Here are just a few of the restaurants, businesses and attractions included in the Trail, and some of the special deals offered.

Restaurants

Paradiso Restaurant

Paradiso is casual dining, with an open kitchen and a wide variety of Mediterranean dishes. They’re located in Downtown Burlington and have a patio, perfect to enjoy the last few days of the summer!

Offer: 10% Off All Food

Various dishes at Paradiso

Industria Pizzeria + Bar

Industria Pizzeria + Bar offers the most authentic wood-oven pizzas and “sfizi”, Italian sharing plates. They offer a fusion of authentic and modern Italian cuisine.

Offer: 10% Off All Food

La Crème de la Crème Creamery Inc.

La Crème de la Crème Creamery believe that chocolate and ice cream are happiness you can eat. They drive to craft the most unique chocolate and ice cream creations to deliver satisfaction. For an experience like no other, try their Real Soft Vanilla Ice Cream dipped in 1 of 18 different flavored Belgian chocolate dips.

Offer: Buy One Get One Free Cone

Ice cream cones of various flavours and colours on display

Local Businesses

Christy’s Gourmet Gifts

Christy’s Gourmet is a family run chocolate and sweets boutique! Stop by for your choice of chocolates, cookies and gift packages! All products are created in small batches to maintain their artisanal quality.

Nickel Brook Brewing Co.

Independent craft brewery with a focus on artisan beers including fruit sours, hop-forward IPAs and barrel-aged stouts.

Offer: Complimentary Flight with $50+ Purchase

Lola Choco Bar and Sweet House

Lola Choco Bar and Sweet House is a coffee shop located inside the Village Square in downtown Burlington. They serve tea, coffee, chocolate, gelato and desserts!

Offer: Free flavor with the purchase of a freshly squeezed lemonade

Lemonade in plastic cup with straw and Lola logo in centre

Attractions

Activate

Activate is an interactive gaming experience, and has dozens of games to play with family and friends. Games require you to jump, crawl, run, and hide or risk losing a life. Every game is timed and scores are based on how fast you can complete each level!

people playing and smiling at Activate

Royal Botanical Gardens

If you haven’t been to the Royal Botanical Gardens yet, you’re missing out on the largest garden in Canada! They have 5 garden areas, 27 km of nature trails, 2,400 acres of nature sanctuaries, and year-round events and programs for all ages.

Gazebo in rose garden

Splitsville Burlington

Splittsville is Burlington’s ultimate family entertainment center with amazing activities for children and adults. They have 24 lanes for bowling, Glow-in-the-Dark bowling, laser tag, interactive games, a restaurant, and bar! Go for the weekend or host your next party here!

Offer: Free 30 Minutes of Bowling with 1 Hour Paid

Bowling lanes and balls

Discover the most of what Burlington has to offer – and don’t forget to tag us in your photos. Happy Exploring! #BurlONAtoZ