Friday, July 7, 2017
The Morren Group
The summer months bring plenty of fantastic events to the city, with something for people of all ages and interests. Mark your calendars for some of these upcoming events and enjoy all the City of Burlington has to offer this month!
Concerts in the Park: July & August
Bring your lawn chair or a comfy blanket and head to the Central Park Bandshell for free concerts every Sunday and Wednesday evening from 7 p.m. – 9 p.m. Don't miss the Burlington Teen Tour Band on July 9!
Burlington Downtown Car Show – July 8
Classic car lovers won't want to miss this 'celebration of the automobile', taking place on Brant Street from Caroline to Lakeshore Road. Highlights include over 150 cars on display, from muscle cars to exotics, kids activities, 50/50 draw, prizes, live entertainment, sidewalk sales and more. Event will run from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. and admission is free! Visit www.burlingtoncarshow.ca.
Garden Tour – July 9
Are you a flower lover? Then don't miss this self-guided tour of nine spectacular local gardens! Tickets are available in advance at Brant Florist, Connon Nurseries & Burlington Holland Park Garden Gallery for $15 each or 2/$25.
Healthy Parks, Healthy People Day – July 21
Bring the whole family down to Bronte Creek Provincial Park where visitors will enjoy free day use admission into the park and a variety of programs for no charge. The goal is to learn about and celebrate the link between healthy parks and healthy people. Note that pool admission fees still apply.
Burlington Food Truck Festival – July 22-23
Foodies from across Halton will want to be at Spencer Smith Park for this massive, tasty event! This inaugural festival will feature over 30 food trucks, live music and eating competitions, which will all take place inside a fully licensed event site. Admission is free. The festival will be on Friday and Saturday from 12 – 9 p.m. Visit http://www.canadianfoodtruckfestivals.com/burlington/.
Hairspray – July 27
The Burlington Student Theatre presents the story of dance-loving teen, Tracy Turnblad as she vies for a spot on "The Corny Collins Show" …and wins! Watch as she becomes an overnight sensation. Tickets are $15 in advance. Visit http://www.burlingtonpac.ca.