Don't forget...this weekend is the continuation of "The Sound of Music Festival" down at the Burlington Waterfront!
Get set for 4 days of live music, tasty food, crafts, racing, shopping, rides and a parade!
Canada's Largest Free Music Festival!
What does your weekend schedule look like? Do you have a long list of yard work and chores to do? Put down the handsaw and hedge clippers because no honey-do list or home renovation project can compare to good music, good food and enjoying the outdoors. So why not get down to the Waterfront and enjoy the amazing musicians and performers, multiple venues, Moon In June race, StreetFest, children's workshops, parade and tonnes of fun.
For more information about all the different events and activities, visit the festival website at www.SoundofMusic.ca
Thursday June 12th (7:00-11:00pm)
Friday June 13th (1:00pm-11:00pm)
Saturday June 14th (1:00pm-11:00pm)
Sunday June 15th (1:00pm-7:00pm)
Moon In June Race - Enjoy free concerts in the park and then stick around to congratulate the runners in the annual Moon in June road race in Downtown Burlington. Post race activities will be held at the park. Award presentations will take place on the Festival Stage at 10:30 pm during the evening concert. For more information and to register for the Moon In June, visit mooninjune.ca.
Downtown Streetfest - In the heart of Downtown Burlington from Lakeshore to Caroline. Experience an eclectic mix of music along with dance performances and many other activities. Enjoy the animation and fun as the streets come alive with outdoor patios and sidewalk sales. Downtown Streetfest features four live performance areas at Pine, Elgin and Ontario Street plus the John Street Beach Party on Saturday!
Family Zone - Located in the gazebo area of the Waterfront at Downtown Burlington, this child-friendly area is a popular spot at the Festival. With fun activities and family-based entertainment, there's something for the kid in everyone. - Featuring bands from Ohio, Quebec and right here in Burlington. With whimsical floats and performers, the Grande Festival Parade is fun for the whole family.
"Taking it to the Streets" - FREE MUSIC EDUCATION WORKSHOPS for Children. Interactive workshops for children will serve as an introduction to music. To register for a workshop, download and fill in the registration form and email your request to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Craft Market - Food vendors will be serving up Festival fare with enough choice to satisfy every appetite. Check out our merchandise vendors along the promenade and throughout downtown’s Streetfest. Crafter’s Marketplace features the hand-made work of local artisans. Stop and visit local community group booths to support the folks working for so many great causes.
Carnival - You'll feel like a kid again with everything from thrill rides, ferris wheels and easy going train rides, there is something for everyone. Feeling lucky? Stop by one of the many classic carnival games and give it a shot.