Candlelit Stroll through Downtown Burlington (Nov. 28)
Time: Nov 28, 2014 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Location: Begin at Civic Square, 426 Brant Street; end at Village Square
Details: Join us for a magical evening as downtown Burlington lights up for the holiday season and kicks off the Lakeside Festival of Lights.
Shop the Neighbourhood (Nov. 29)
Time: Sat. Nov. 29
Location: Downtown Burlington
Details: Show your support for small businesses and local shopping! Come downtown to enjoy special promotions and exclusive sales throughout the core from retailers, restaurants, spas and salons, health & wellness professionals and more! Send in a photo/video of your favourite place and or person (i.e. bartender, waiter, hairdresser, barista, etc). Post to downtown Burlington’s Facebook, Twitter or Instagram. Be entered into a draw for a $250 gift card from BRANT ST. BUTCHER Use hashtag: #shopthehoodburl
Christmas Parade (Dec. 7)
Time: Sun. Dec. 7, 2pm.
Location: Burlington Mall to Downtown
Details: Hosted by the City of Burlington, the 49th annual Christmas Parade features entries including bands, colourful floats, clowns, mascots and jolly St. Nick himself. NEW! Vote online for your favorite float. The 2014 People’s Choice Award voting will begin on December 7, 2014. Congratulations to the 2013 People’s Choice Award Winner – Keller Williams Edge Realty.
Christmas Collage Ice Show (Dec. 12)
Time: Fri. Dec. 12, 7-8pm
Location: Rotary Centennial Pond (skating rink) – at Spencer’s at the Waterfront, 1400 Lakeshore Road
Details: Mercedes-Benz Burlington presents…The 1st Annual Christmas Collage Ice Show!! A one hour, choreographed on ice performance showcasing local youth talent! The choreography encompasses 7 ice sports; figure skating, synchronized skating, speed skating, ringette, hockey, sledge hockey and curling. Free Hot Chocolate! Free Public Skate after the show! Free Giveaway for the first 200 families! Make this event your family’s new Christmas Tradition!
Tickets: General Admission: FREE – donations to Jumpstart at the event are appreciated! VIP Balcony: Adults:$30.00, Children (under 12) $15.00, Family Pack (2 adults and up to 4 children) $75.00 (seating, blankets provided, overhead heating) A portion of the proceeds generated by the event will be donated to Canadian Tire’s Jumpstart Charity.