The Grand Parade feature marching bands from across Canada and the United States, the Festival’s official mascot “Maestro”, and whimsical floats and performers. Feel like a kid again with everything from thrill rides, ferris wheels and easy going train rides, there is something for everyone at the Carnival.
There will be entertainment and activities geared to families with children 12 and under.
Who is it for?
Tickets : Kickoff Concert: TBA
Free & Ticketed Events.
Carnival Midway Rides: TBA
How to get tickets?
Midway rides: At the door.
WHEN & WHERE
Date & Time: JUNE 9-17, 2018
Kick off Weekend: June 9 and 10, 2018.
Saturday, June 9 | 1 pm to 11 pm
Sunday, June 10 | 1 pm to 9 pm.
June 11 – 14 @ Various Venues, Burlington
Thursday | 6:00pm to 11:00pm
Friday | 12:00pm to 11:00pm
Grande Festival Parade – Saturday | 11:00am to 1:00pm
Sunday | 12:00pm to 7:00pm
Club Series @ Various Venues, Burlington
Downtown Streetfest takes place in the heart of Downtown Burlington from Lakeshore to Maria.
Downtown Streetfest features five live performance areas at Pine, Elgin, Ontario, Maria and John Street on Saturday.
The parade begins at Central Park; travels along Caroline Street to Pearl Street, west on James Street, then turns north on Brant Street, ending at Central High School.
Public transit accessible – A shuttle service is available from the Burlington GO Station (access from the North side off Queensway) to the Downtown John Street Transit Terminal for $3 per person for a round trip. children under 5 are free.