We are so grateful for our sponsors, partners and volunteers.  This event would not be possible without your support, dedication and commitment.  Deep thanks for a being part of another amazing year.  Check out our 2015 photo album and recap videos.  See you next year June 11-19, 2016! SIGN UP for our quarterly newsletter to stay up to date on line-up announcements and festival news.

band submissions 2016

Artist submissions for Festival 2016 open October 1 to January 15, 2016. Check


The Festival is currently recruiting for year round planning committees. Please click here for further information or email if you are interested in applying.

Coming up...


The next workshop is a guitar session and takes place Sunday, December 13 at The Halton HiVE901 Guelph Line, SE corner of Harvester and Guelph Line. Sign up today by filling out the downloadable registration form and emailing it to  Pre-registration is required to guarantee your spot.

First time visiting?

NEXT DATES:  June 11-19, 2016
So much music, so much fun. Every year in June, music takes over Burlington Downtown and Waterfront.  The largest local music event of the year features an eclectic combination of emerging artists, blasts from the past and current performers.  A mix of free and ticketed shows continue all over town for nine days.  Activities include a ticketed Kick-off Concert, Sound of Music Club Series, Grande Festival Parade, Downtown Streetfest, Children’s Village, carnival, vendors and FREE concerts on Father's Day Weekend! Bring the whole family, you’ll find something for everyone. Check out our video gallery and browse our photo gallery.  

Some of our past performers include Weezer, Our Lady Peace, Collective Soul, Trooper, Serena Ryder, Jim Cuddy Band, Finger Eleven, David Wilcox, 54-40, Kim Mitchell, 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, Loverboy, Chad Brownlee, Dear Rouge, Stars, Shad, The Tea Party....just to name a few.