Visit 17th annual Art in Action Burlington Studio Tour
November 2 - 3
The Art in Action Burlington Studio Tour is a free annual event that occurs November 2 and 3. This is a self-driving tour where you visit different studios and meet some of the most creative artists and artisans in Burlington. While you are visiting each studio, the artists will demonstrate their skills and offer original, one-of-a-kind fine art and crafts for sale.
Visit here for more information: artinaction.ca.
Holiday Wreath Making OR Holiday Decor Piece - Hosted by Kay At Home
November 6 & 13, 6:30 - 8:30 pm
Join host Kay, owner of Kay At Home, and create your own Holiday Wreath or Holiday Decor Piece. They provide the wood, holiday-themed pieces, lights and all supplies. Bring your creativity and get ready for an evening of fun and festivities.
Visit kayathome.com for more information.
FREE Family Movie Night
November 8, 7 pm
Join in on the fun of a free family movie night! Bring your blanket and enjoy a movie among friends this weekend at The Burlington Salvation Army Community Church, located at 2090 Prospect Street. It’ll be a fun night filled with lots of laughs and memorable moments. For more information visit: calendar.burlington.ca.
Join fellow tea lovers at the 4th Annual Tea Festival at Royal Botanical Gardens
November 9 - 10
Enjoy live performances and celebrate tea’s cultural origins with an authentic traditional tea ceremony. Sample teas from all around the world and learn about the heritage of tea, its deep history and learn from special guests with their educational presentations.
Looking to get a unique gift for someone for Christmas? Look no further than great holiday gifts at this festival. For more information, visit rbg.ca/teafestival.
RBG Speaker Series: Beyond the Trees: A Journey Alone Across Canada's Arctic
November 15, 7 - 8:30 p.m.
Adam Shoalts, national best-selling author, renowned adventurer and explorer, will talk about his newest book, Beyond the Trees: A Journey Alone Across Canada's Arctic, and share pictures and stories from his harrowing, nearly 4,000 km solo canoe journey across Canada's Arctic. Shoalts has been called "one of Canada's greatest living explorers," and was named "Canada's Indiana Jones" by the Toronto Star. $18 ($6 for RBG Members). Pre-registration required.
Aldershot Village Tree Lighting
November 16, 3 – 6 p.m.
Enjoy the sparkle of Aldershot Village’s Tree Lighting ceremony. This all ages family event offers a visit with Santa Claus and Mrs. Claus, as well as horse drawn carriage rides! Visit aldershotbia.com/event/aldershot-village-tree-lighting.
Santa's Signature Experience at RGB
Wednesdays to Sundays, November 16 to December 22
Visit Santa and his merry elves who have returned to deliver the most joyous holiday celebration yet with a signature experience for all his visitors to enjoy! Includes a ride on the RBG Express, storytelling, crafts and more. rbg.ca/santa#santaexperience
Fest-of-Ales, RBG Centre
November 28 - 29, 6 - 11 p.m.
Celebrate Ontario’s independent craft breweries at the 5th Annual Fest-of-Ales! For two nights guests are welcome to enjoy the surroundings of the RGB Centre and taste the best beer our region has to offer! You’ll receive your own mug with access to vendors and experts from around the area! This is a 19-plus event! rbg.ca/beer
Burlington Santa Claus Parade
December 1, 2 – 4 p.m.
Santa Claus is coming to town December 1st! Burlington’s annual parade will be filled with colourful floats, mascots, feature bands, and the jolly man himself, Santa Claus! Downtown Burlington will be filled with festive cheer so be sure to visit and wave to Santa!
To learn more about the events taking place this month, visit burlingtondowntown.ca.