Monday, October 1, 2018     Marion Goard     Community News and Events

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The City of Burlington has plenty in store for residents in the lead up to Halloween and other exciting October events! 

Tony Danza: Standards & Stories

October 19, Burlington Performing Arts Centre

This Taxi and Who’s The Boss legend brings his timeless persona to the stage in downtown Burlington.  Joined by a four-piece band experience, Tony performs some of Broadway’s biggest numbers in the main theatre at Burlington PAC.

Capturing Pablo Escobar: An Evening with Javier Peña and Steve Murphy

October 26, Burlington Performing Arts Centre

Learn more about the DEA special agents behind the infamous capture of drug lord, Pablo Escobar.  The real cops behind the hit NETFLIX series ‘Narcos’ tell their story live in Burlington this fall!  This dazzling multimedia presentation and Q&A with the lead investigators will rivet patrons at the Burlington PAC October 26, 8 p.m. - 10 p.m.

Toddler Days - Halloween 

October 25, Ireland House Museum 

Toddlers four and under are encouraged to drop by dressed in costume October 25 from 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. for all sorts of Halloween fun!  $5 per child, adults are FREE, at this pre-registration event in Burlington.  Call the Ireland House Museum at 905-332-9888

Sticky Banding Demonstrations

Residents in Burlington may have come across growing Cankerworm populations.  This native leaf-eating caterpillar, damages a widespread range of trees but prefers Oak trees especially.  Find out ways to keep your curb appeal safe from this pesky garden pest.  Learn to create a “Sticky Band” around your shade trees and keep Burlington’s streets healthy.  Visit https://www.burlington.ca/en/index.asp for times and dates!

Ottawa Senators vs. Vegas Golden Knights - Rogers Hometown Hockey 

October 27-28, 426 Brant Street

Ron MacLean and Tara Slone set up at 426 Brant Street in downtown Burlington for Rogers Hometown Hockey!  Enjoy two days of live entertainment and activities. Bring the family down to watch the Senators take on last season’s Stanley Cup runner-up, the Vegas Golden Knights at the outdoor viewing party on October 28 at 7:30 p.m.! 

Burlington is once again loaded with a host of events helping families celebrate all through harvest season, October!


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