Welcome to Burlington, Ontario, Canada! Burlington is not only the best city of its size to live in Canada for 5 years running, but it was also recognized as municipality of the year by Festivals and Events Ontario in 2016! Situated on the shores of Lake Ontario and conveniently located between Toronto & Niagara Falls, the beautiful city of Burlington awaits.
Beautiful Burlington is located on the waters of Lake Ontario with the majestic cliffs of the Niagara Escarpment as it’s backdrop. Our waterfront features Discovery Landing with a weather observatory, waterfront restaurant, and a pond used for model boats in summer and skating in the winter. You can view this unique park in all seasons via the live web cam at www.burlington.ca
We also host numerous festivals and events during the year including the Fine Art & Craft Festival, Road Races, Doors Open, Sound of Music Festival, Canada Day, Joseph Brant Day, Children’s Festival, Canada’s Largest Ribfest, Festival of Lights and New Years Eve celebrations.
The downtown features a variety of dining and unique shopping experiences, many with spectacular views of the waterfront.
Golf enthusiasts will enjoy our challenging and scenic courses in the area. Open parkland and trails are perfect for cycling, jogging and strolling in all seasons, including the world-renowned Royal Botanical Gardens (RBG), a popular attraction for bus tours, business meetings and day visitors.
With a passion for the arts, Burlington has a new performing arts centre theatre, historical museums and a fi rst class art gallery. Families can enjoy affordable fun by taking a scenic drive and stopping along the way at various local attractions including the RBG, Waterfront, Art Centre, Museums, Bronte Creek Provincial Park, and Halton Conservation Areas.
With so many fun, picturesque and affordable attractions, Burlington is sure to satisfy families and individuals alike.
Explore the various neighbourhoods Burlington has to offer below. To learn more about each neighbourhood click the links on the right.