Category Archives for Events

WEEKEND EVENTS IN BURLINGTON: MAY 26 – 28, 2017

There is SO much going on in town that there is no room for idle chitchat. Get out your calendars and plan your strategy, (you’ll need to plan ahead for some of these upcoming events). The Sound of Music

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WEEKEND EVENTS IN BURLINGTON: MAY 19 – 21, 2017

“I don’t dislike babies, though I think very young ones rather disgusting.” –Queen Victoria Yes, Victoria Day is upon us. And if you wonder why we still celebrate the birthday of this long lost

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WEEKEND EVENTS IN BURLINGTON: MAY 12 – 14, 2017

“A mother is she who can take the place of all others but whose place no one else can take.” -Cardinal Mermillod Sunday is Mother’s Day. Take her out. Take her for brunch, take her to tea, take her

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WEEKEND EVENTS IN AND AROUND BURLINGTON: MAY 5 – 7, 2017

So…it’s supposed to be warm by now. Rain, sure that’s acceptable, but it’s a little too chilly to be reasonable, and we are teetering on the brink of actualizing those clichés about Canada: The

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WEEKEND EVENTS IN AND AROUND BURLINGTON: APRIL 28 – 30, 2017

I don’t know about you, but nothing says summer to me like our incredible waterfront festivals. And here they come…beginning with the Sound of Music. This superlative multi-genre jamboree, replete

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WEEKEND EVENTS IN AND AROUND BURLINGTON: APRIL 20 – 23, 2017

“I think that I shall never see a poem lovely as a tree.”  -Joyce Kilmer If you wonder how trees could be so inspiring, head on down to Spencer Smith Park (before it’s too late) and behold the Japanese

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Weekend Events In and Around Burlington: April 14 – 16, 2017

Easter is upon us! And Burlington is springing into action. No matter how you celebrate, it is a long weekend full of the promise of decent temps, elevated moods, lots of events and possibly best of all,

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Weekend Events In and Around Burlington: April 7 – 9, 2017

I am officially “calling” the last of the cold weather. (I am not to be held responsible for any unexpected cold fronts, ruined weekends away or patio plans gone awry. I am not a meteorologist –

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Things To Do This weekend: March 31 – April 2

I never really think about how utterly fantastic maple syrup is until this time of year. When I go out into the sugar bush with my family and see all of the tapped trees; to see the process and to learn

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This Weekend In and Around Burlington: March 24-26, 2017

It’s Springtime!!! And what does that mean? It means that one day you can be sitting and enjoying a beverage at an outdoor patio, and the next day you can be grabbing your snow pants and board because

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Things To Do In And Around Burlington March 17th to 19th

This weekend in Burlington… It’s mid-March and you know what that means? I used to…but THIS year it means I have been naïve and unreasonably optimistic, thinking that this lovely weather that I

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The Camisole Project: You Are Not Alone

Breast Cancer is a terrible disease that 1 in 9 women in Canada will develop in their lifetime. One in 29 will die from it. The fight is taxing between the surgery and chemotherapy. The Camisole Project

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It’s Tea Time Burlington!

Another Public Art program is coming! Artist Lisa Hirmer will be putting together a number of installations as research into Burlington’s cultural nodes. Cultural nodes are places where people can share

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