Explore Christmas Light Displays in the 905 and Beyond

It’s the most festive time of the year, and with that, there are a lots of places to see some incredible light displays. Here are a few Christmas light displays to visit inside and outside of the 905. Winter Lights at the Rock – Royal Botanical Gardens, Hamilton Discover holiday magic at the picturesque Rock Garden! Thousands of festive lights …

Santa Claus is Coming to Burlington!!

53rd Annual Burlington Santa Claus Parade Sunday, December 2, 2018 | 2:00 pm Burlington’s annual Santa Claus Parade will feature 86 entries that include floats, mascots and a variety of different bands. “The Santa Claus Parade is a great way to kick-off the festive season and have fun with your family and neighbours,” said Chris Glenn, director of parks and recreation at …

Start Your Christmas Shopping this Weekend at a Holiday Market or Bazaar

BURLINGTON Burlington Made Holiday Craft Market Saturday, November 24, 2018 | 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Ron Joyce Centre | 4350 South Service Road | Burlington Meet 55+ of the best local makers. Shop thousands of unique gifts. Enjoy live music and gourmet food and drinks. Support local. $5 cash at the door. Parking is free. BURLINGTON MADE HOLIDAY CRAFT MARKET …

Your Guide to Tree Lighting Ceremonies and Santa Claus Parades in the 905

OAKVILLE Tree Lighting Ceremony Friday, November 16, 2018 | 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Towne Square, Downtown Oakville Kick off the Christmas season and create magical memories in Downtown Oakville’s Towne Square at the annual Tree Lighting Ceremony. Enjoy incredible entertainment, carolling, Santa, treats and of course the lighting of the beautiful tree. Click for more info TREE LIGHTING CEREMONY …

Your Guide to Remembrance Day Services

OAKVILLE Sunday, November 11 | 10:30 am In honour of Remembrance Day Sunday, Nov. 11, a parade will take place in downtown Oakville and culminate with a Remembrance Day Service at the Cenotaph in George’s Square. The Oakville Legion, Branch 114 annual Remembrance Day Parade will form at 10:15 a.m. at corner of Church and Navy Streets, leave at 10:30 …

Rogers Hometown Hockey October 26, 27, 28 Rogers Hometown Hockey makes its way to Burlington this weekend and you can expect a great weekend of FREE hockey-related activities, NHL Alumni appearances, music, and fun for the whole family! Ron MacLean and Tara Slone LIVE will be on site Sunday, October 28th for the broadcast as they tell the stories that …

The Foodie Show Ron Joyce Centre | 4350 South Service Road | Burlington | (905) 525-9140 Saturday, October 20, 2018 | 11:00 am – 5:00 pm Come hungry! Gourmet food & beverage vendors. Cooking & tasting demonstrations. So much to taste, savour, and take home! Come celebrate the Burlington area’s growing independent food scene, while meeting and mingling with some of the …

Doors Open Burlington www.doorsopenontario.on.ca | September 29 | 10:00 am to 4:00 pm Doors Open Burlington takes place on Saturday, September 29, 2018 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. Visit our heritage sites, noteworthy buildings, and interesting locations – FREE of charge. Many of these buildings and locations will offer special activities during the day. Listed below are the participants, …

1. Head for the Hills Craft Beer Festival Saturday, September 15 | 11:00 am – 6:00 pm | Trafalgar Sports Park | 11494 Trafalgar Road | Georgetown, ON Head for the Hills is a day of craft beer & cider sampling, gourmet food, and live music in the beautiful countryside. Recently voted the #1 beer festival in Ontario, Head for the …

Beat the Summer Heat

There is no better way to beat the heat of summer than taking a dip in a pool. A great recreational sport, swimming can be enjoyed by all ages, all year round — but summer is definitely the best time. The 905 area offers plenty of outdoor pool options. Find a location near you, stay cool and be safe! Burlington …