Sound of Music Festival is pleased to present our Kick-off Concert (ticketed event) on Saturday, June 13 featuring:

Weezer |  Our Lady Peace |  Collective Soul |  Finger Eleven  |  Current Swell |  Scott Helman


3 pm to 11 pm, gates open at 2 pm | TD Stage at Burlington Waterfront

Proceeds from the ticketed concert go to keeping the Fathers Day weekend festivities free.

Club series, june 14-17

Sound of Music Festival is excited to work with local partners and establishments to promote live original music featuring a lot of great local talent. The Club Series runs from Sunday, June 14 to Wednesday, June 17 featuring acts such as: Tomi Swick, Dirty Jeans, Adam Cooke, Chris Chambers, Rich Cloke, Featurette, Sonny Boy Mick and Bombing Neverland.  Check out these acts at downtown locations like: Emma’s Back Porch, The Dickens, Pepperwood, Joe Dogs, Eatalia, The Queenshead, Wendel Clark’s Classic Grill & Bar and SB Prime. Click here for schedule.


Sound of Music Festival and Alzheimer Society of Hamilton Halton are pleased to present the Sound of Music Silver Series in support of The Alzheimer Society Foundation.  Bring a seat or dance along to timeless songs and familiar favourites. Lunch is available for a nominal fee with 100% of proceeds supporting The Alzheimer Society Foundation of Brant, Haldimand Norfolk, Hamilton Halton. PURCHASE LUNCH TICKETS HERE

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First time visiting?

Wondering what the Festival is all about?  Every year in June, Burlington comes alive with the music event of the year. Thousands come to enjoy the biggest annual gathering by the lake and enjoy concerts spanning all genres. Our line-up features new and emerging artists, Canadian icons and favourites of the past. Check out our video gallery and browse our photo gallery.  

Some of our past performers include Trooper, Leahy, Michael Burgess, Serena Ryder, Jim Cuddy Band, Finger Eleven, David Wilcox, 54-40, Kim Mitchell, Valdy, The Philosopher Kings, Tomi Swick, Kim Stockwood, The Good Brothers, Sloan, Tom Wilson, Murray McLauchlan, Spirit of the West, The Trews, Marianas Trench, Bedouin Soundclash, Tokyo Police Club, Emerson Drive, Devo, Men Without Hats, Carly Rae Jepsen, Arkells, Walk Off The Earth,Treble Charger, Raine Maida, Big Wreck, LIGHTS, Down With Webster, April Wine, Monster Truck, Classified, Jason Blaine and The Sheepdogs...just to name a few. (Did we mention this is FREE?)