The Weekend of June 8-9

Burlassic Park – Game 4
Friday, June 7 | Viewing party begins at 8:30 pm
Central Park Bandshell |  2299 New Street | Burlington
Burlington’s hugely popular Burlassic Park is moving to the Central Park Bandshell for Games 3 and 4 due to construction work at City Hall. Games 5, 6 and 7 will be at Civic Square in downtown Burlington.

The following are the dates, times and locations for Burlassic Park NBA Finals public viewing parties:

Game 4: Friday, June 7: Central Park Bandshell. Viewing party begins
at 8:30 pm
Game 5: Monday, June 10. Civic Square. Viewing party begins at 8:30 pm
Game 6: Thursday, June 13. Civic Square. Viewing party begins at 8:30 pm
Game 7: Sunday, June 16. Civic Square Viewing party begins at 7:30 pm

The City of Burlington will be hosting game viewings rain or shine. As the games are likely to go beyond 11:00 p.m., City Council has granted a Noise Bylaw exemption for all days.
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Sound of Music Festival Kick Off
Saturday, June 8 | 3:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Spencer Smith Park | 1400 Lakeshore Road | Burlington
The kick-off concert lineup includes Bush, +Live+, Monster Truck, Headstones, Crown Lands, Black Mountain Whiskey Rebellion and The Castor Troys. Tickets on sale now; proceeds support free performances during Sound of Music Festival Father’s Day weekend.
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Mac and Cheese Festival
Friday, June 7 – Sunday, June 9 
Milton Fairgrounds | 136 Robert Street | Milton
Canada’s largest most epic block party celebrating mac and cheese featuring top chefs (some of whom have been featured on Food Network and Netflix), unlimited rides, fun in the games area, two outdoor movie nights, live shows and concerts, shop local market vendors, marshmallow fire pits, cooking demonstrations, mascots, beer & wine tastings and a few more special surprises!
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Fit in the Core
Sunday, June 9 | 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Burlington Performing Arts Centre | 440 Locust Street | Burlington
Our wildly popular free outdoor fitness classes Fit in the Core is back every Sunday this year beginning on Sunday, June 2 at a new location! As Civic Square gets an upgrade we’ll be holding our Fit in the Core sessions outside the Burlington Performing Arts Centre on their plaza.

Now in its seventh year, Fit in the Core is a free one-hour class led by the fitness and wellness experts from downtown. The series features everything from boot camps to yoga, Pilates and even dance classes. Classes are held every Sunday from June 2 to September 22 from 10:00 am – 11:00 am. All that is required is a mat and a water bottle.
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Downtown Oakville Sidewalk Sale
Thursday, June 6 – Sunday, June 9 | Downtown Oakville
Downtown Oakville will be hosting the 46th annual Sidewalk Sale. With six full blocks of incredible “can’t believe I got this at this price” deals, it’s a ‘mark your calendar’ kind of sale!  Enjoy a beautiful weekend with friends and family and take advantage of great sales and six blocks of fantastic shopping, dining and pampering.
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Guided Trail Walks: Bronte Creek Heritage Trail
Sunday, June 9 | 10:00 am – 11:00 am | Oakville
Meet in the parking lot at Westbrook Park.
Join us on Oakville’s beautiful trails. Led by a certified fitness professional, the trail walks are about 1.5 km long. Strollers and baby carriers for young children are strongly recommended. Remember to bring comfortable and sturdy shoes, water, and your enthusiasm! All ages welcome. Pets and bikes are not permitted. Rain or shine. This walk will focus on being active, but will not have an educational component.
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Back To Nature Hike
Sunday, June 9 | 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Royal Botanical Gardens | 680 Plains Road West | Burlington
Free Guided Hike Each Sunday – September through May: 2:00 pm, June through August: 10:00 am Each Sunday of the month our volunteer Back to Nature hike leaders offer free hikes through the vast ecosystems of RBG’s lands, allowing people to familiarize themselves with the area so they can continue to explore with their friends and family. Every Sunday (including holiday weekends).
Location: Princess Point; meet at the Princess Point parking lot

Sean Kavanagh 905.220.9198
Leo Manchisi 905.334.9650