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Children's Festival
When: Aug 17, 2013 11:00 am to Aug 18, 2013 4:00 pm
Where: Day 1: Beach Way Park Day 2: Spencer Smith Park

Tim Hortons presents The City of Burlington’s Children’s Festival

A whole weekend of circus themed FREE family fun on Burlington’s beautiful waterfront.

Day 1 is in Beachway Park and features sand sculpting fun.

Day 2 is in Spencer Smith Park and celebrates being a kid!

Saturday, August 17th, 2013 from 10:00am to 6:00pm

Beachway Park 1100 Lakeshore Road, Burlington, ON

Come and join the circus! Play on Burlington’s beautiful beach and enjoy a sand sculpting demonstration, workshop, music, and fun.

Register to compete in the Annual Sandcastles Competition (age-specific categories) for great gifts and prizes in all categories on Saturday.

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Sunday, August 18th, 2013 from 10:00am to 6:00pm

Spencer Smith Park 1400 Lakeshore Road, Burlington, ON

On Sunday, the park will be overrun by circus performers and animals! Themed around circus fun, children will enjoy great activities targeted to them such as:

  • Live Entertainment
  • Play Zones
  • Circus Inflatables
  • Character Meet & Greet
  • Themed Shows
  • Kids’ Marketplace

A Full Schedule for the weekend can be found at  www.burlington.ca/childrensfest

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