Sound of Music

June 9, 2018

June 17, 2018

Free & Ticketed Events

Spencer Smith Park, Lakeshore Road, Burlington


Events Description

So much music, so much fun. Every year in June, music takes over Burlington Downtown and Waterfront. The largest local music event of the year features an eclectic combination of emerging artists, blasts from the past and current performers. A mix of free and ticketed shows continue all over town for nine days. Activities include the Kick-off Concert, Sound of Music Club Series, Grande Festival Parade, free concerts for four days on Father’s Day Weekend, Downtown Streetfest, Silver Series, Children’s Village, carnival and vendors. Bring the whole family, you’ll find something for everyone.

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?

All ages


Tickets : Kickoff Concert: TBA
Free & Ticketed Events.

Carnival Midway Rides:  TBA
How to get tickets?
Midway rides: At the door.

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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

Venue :

Spencer Smith Park
1400 Lakeshore Road

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.
Trip Planning
Limited Parking
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.

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