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Canada Day Celebrations

July 1 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 pm

The City of Burlington is excited to return to an in-person Canada Day celebration in Spencer Smith Park in 2022. Recognized by Festivals and Events Ontario as a “Top 100” event, this year’s celebrations will focus on providing evening entertainment leading into a spectacular fireworks display over the lake.

Morning Events

  • Yoga in the Park at 9 a.m. (Spencer Smith Park, east lawn)
  • Canada Day Run, 1k and 5k at 9.a.m. Register online.

Late Afternoon and Evening Events

  • Food and marketplace vendors
  • Live entertainment from the stage begins at 4 p.m., featuring:
    • The Burlington Teen Tour Band
    • Greetings from Mayor Marianne Meed Ward
    • Special guests include Dragon Drummers, David Johannesson (rock/blues) and K’Bola Band (Latin music and dancing)
  • Fireworks at 10 p.m. presented by Bunzl

Help Us Keep this event “Green”!

  • Bring a re-useable bottle to fill at the water station
  • Take the shuttle bus from the southside of the Burlington GO station (2101 Fairview St.) to the downtown bus terminal (640 John St.) — a short 5-minute walk to the park. The shuttle operates a continuous loop from 3 to 11 p.m.
  • Cycle to the event. Lock your bike in the corral located at the main park entrance (near the hotel)

Note: due to the large crowds, please leave your pets at home.

 

Details

Date:
July 1
Time:
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Website:
https://www.burlington.ca/en/live-and-play/Canada-Day.asp