What’s Happening? August 2019

Welcome, August! Here’s a list, by city, of what’s happening this month. If you know of any other fun things going on, please share in the comments so we can all enjoy!

Burlington Events

Burlington Centre Lions Farmers Market @ Burlington Centre
Wednesdays & Saturdays ~ 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. & Fridays ~ 8 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Movies Under the Stars @ Lowville Park (The Incredibles)
Thurs, August 1st ~ Movie starts at 9 p.m.

2019 Halton Freedom Celebration Festival @ Spencer Smith Park
Sat, August 3rd ~ 1 – 11 p.m.

Enchanted Garden Weekend @ Royal Botanical Gardens
Sat, August 3rd – Monday, August 5th ~ 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Concerts in the Park @ Central Park Bandshell (The Peter Banting Swingtet)
Sun, August 4th ~ 7:30 p.m.

Joseph Brant Day Festival @ Le Salle Park
Mon, August 5th ~ 1 – 4 p.m.

One Burlington: Celebrating Faith & Culture @ Central Park Bandshell
Mon, August 5th ~ 12 – 4 p.m.

Garden Music Nights @ RBG – Hendrie Park
Tues, August 6th ~ 6:30 – 9 p.m.

RBG After Dark: On the Rocks! @ RBG – Rock Garden
Thurs, August 8th ~ 7:30 – 10:30 p.m.

Burlington Downtown Jazz Fest @ Burlington Performing Arts Centre
Sat, August 10th & Sun, August 11th ~ 4 – 8 p.m. – Free Event @ BPAC Plaza

Shakespeare at the Rock @ RBG – Rock Garden
Weeknights, August 12th – 30th ~ 7 p.m.

Burlington Butter Tart Festival @ Spencer Smith Park
Sat, August 17th ~ 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Children’s Festival @ Spencer Smith Park
Sun, August 18th ~ 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Canada’s Largest Ribfest @ Spencer Smith Park
Sat, Aug 31st, Sun, Sept 1st ~ 11 a.m. – 11 p.m.
Mon, Sept 2nd ~ 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Hamilton Events

Hamilton Harbourfront Night Market @ Bayfront Park
Fri, Aug 2nd ~ 6 p.m. – 12 a.m. | Sat, Aug 3rd ~ 2 p.m. – 12 a.m.
Sun, Aug 4th ~ 2 p.m. – 12 a.m. | Mon, Aug 5th ~ 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Festival of Friends @ Gage Park
Fri, Aug 2nd ~ 2 p.m. – 11 p.m.
Sat, Aug 3rd & Sun, Aug 4th ~ 12 p.m. – 11 p.m.

Hamilton Water Lantern Festival 2019 @ Pier 4 Park
Sat, Aug 3rd ~ 6 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.

Ice Cream Carnival @ Westfield Heritage Village
Sun, August 4th ~ 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Art Crawl @ Along James St N
Fri, Aug 9th ~ 4 p.m. – 11 p.m.

Hamilton Rib Festival @ Gage Park
Fri, Aug 9th ~ 4 p.m. – 11 p.m. | Sat, Aug 10th ~ 11 a.m. – 11 p.m.
Sun, Aug 11th ~ 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Music in the City – Concession Street BIA @ On Concession Street
Sat, Aug 17th ~ 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Dundas Cactus Festival @ Downtown Dundas
Fri, Aug 16th ~ 6 p.m. – 10 p.m. Sat, Aug 17th ~ 10 a.m. – 10:30 p.m.
Sun, Aug 18th ~ 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Craftadian – Made in Hamilton @ McMaster Innovation Park
Sat, Aug 17th ~ 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

2nd Summer Street Party @ Downtown Grimsby
Sat, Aug 17th ~ 5 p.m. – 11 p.m.

Hamilton’s Dark History Tour @ Ghost Walks (the alley behind Radius)
Fri, Aug 23rd ~ Tour begins at 7:30 p.m.

Winona Peach Festival @ Winona Park
Fri, Aug 23rd ~ 5 p.m. – 11 p.m. | Sat, Aug 24th ~ 10 a.m. – 11 p.m.
Sun, Aug 25th ~ 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Hamilton Maker Faire 2019 @ Hamilton Museum of Steam & Technology
Sun, Aug 25th ~ 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Anchors Away Tour: HMCS Haida @ HMCS Haida National Historic Site
Sat, Aug 31st ~ 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

If you decide to check out any (or all!) events, I hope you have a fantastic time! As always, I’m available any time to chat about real estate, the current market, or about getting your home listed.

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