Local Information


Royal Botanical Gardens - www.rbg.ca    905.527.1158
Enjoy beautiful flower gardens and sanctuaries. Open all year round!

Art Gallery of Burlington - www.artgalleryofburlington.com    905.632.7796
Seasonal exhibits all year round!

BURLINGTON PERFORMING ARTS - www.burlingtonpac.ca    905.681.6000

African Lion Safari - www.lionsafari.com (Cambridge)    1.800.461.9453
Canada’s Original Safari Adventure! Open May - October.

First Ontario Centre (Hamilton)    905.546.4040
Sporting events, concerts and special events all year round!

Confederation Park - www.conservationhamilton.ca (Hamilton)    905.547.6141
Spend a summer’s day in the wave pool or on a water slide!

IKEA - www.ikea.com    905.681.4532
Furnish your home in a one stop shop!

SOUND OF MUSIC FESTIVAL: 
Spencer Smith Park (Mid-June) – Canada’s largest outdoor music festival. 
Concessions and carnival rides. 

RIBFEST: 
Spencer Smith Park (September, Labour Day) – Great ribs prepared by teams from across North America and the Caribbean. Live music and entertainment!

LAKESIDE FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS: 
Spencer Smith Park (Early December – mid January) 
Thousands of lights and holiday figures sparkle in the park.

ANTIQUES/MARKETS
• Nelson Lions Farmer’s Market
    Every Wednesday, Friday, & Saturday morning – May to October
    Burlington Mall, Guelph Line
• Hamilton Farmer’s Market
    Tuesday, Thursday, Friday - 8:00 am - 6:00 pm, Saturday - 7:00 am - 5:00 pm

MUSEUMS
• Dundurn Castle
    610 York Blvd., Hamilton    905.546.2872
• Hamilton Museum of Steam & Technology
    900 Woodward Ave., Hamilton    905.546.4797
• Canadian War Plane Heritage Museum
    9280 Airport Rd., Mount Hope    905.679.4183
• Joseph Brant Museum
    1240 North Shore Blvd., Burlington    905.634.3556
• Halton County Radial Railway
    15km North of 401 & Guelph Line, Milton    519.856.9802
• Ireland House at Oakridge Farm
    2168 Guelph Line, Burlington    905.332.9888