Nestled on the shore of beautiful Lake Ontario and the majestic cliffs of the Niagara Escarpment, Burlington is located midway between Toronto and Niagara and offers everything you need to experience the perfect get-away.
- Royal Botanical Gardens
- The Waterfront at Burlington Downtown & the Brant St. Pier
- Beachway Park
- Art Gallery of Burlington
- Museums of Burlington
- Conservation Halton
- Bronte Creek Provincial Park
- Burlington Performing Arts Centre
Burlington is conveniently located next to major highways that connect to the Greater Toronto Area, the Niagara Region and Kitchener/Waterloo and within 45 minutes of three major international airports, Toronto Pearson, Hamilton, and Buffalo. Go Transit and Via Rail also provide service to Burlington and beyond.
Festivals and Events
Visit Burlington to participate in fun, family activities held all year round, many in picturesque park settings. From road races to sports tournaments to major community festivals Burlington is alive with activities. For details on other events in the city visit the events calendar.
Visitor Information CentRE
The Visitor Information Centre is located at 414 Locust St. below the parking garage, just north of Lakeshore Road steps away from Spencer Smith Park the site of the festival. It offers extensive travel information about Burlington and Ontario in addition to apparel, souvenirs, maps and postcards.