Sunday, November 6, 2016
Community News and Events House and Home
As always, November is shaping up to be a busy month. With craft shows, live entertainment, holiday excitement and more, it's sure to be a fun month for the whole family!
34th Annual Holiday House Tour of Distinctive Homes - November 11 - 13
Tickets are now on sale for the Junior League of Hamilton-Burlington's most popular annual event! The Holiday House Tour is a self-guided journey of some of the area's most lovely homes, each one professionally decorated by a team of talented designers, decorators and retailers for the holiday season. Find inspiration for your own home and get into the holiday spirit while helping to raise funds to support the Junior League Mission and community programs. Buy tickets online at www.holidayhousetour.ca.
The Legendary Downchild Blues Band – November 18
Get your tickets! Coming soon to the Burlington Performing Arts Centre, The Legendary Downchild Blues Band is best known as the inspiration for Dan Aykroyd and John Belushi's hit film The Blues Brothers. The will make their highly anticipated return to Burlington for one thrilling performance – don't miss it! Call the box office at 905-681-6000.
The Auxiliary of RBG Christmas Show and Sale - November 19 - 21
You will find fresh evergreen designs, boxwood wreaths, topiary boxwood trees, seasonal table designs, unique seasonal silk designs for your home décor and much more. The Christmas Show will feature many local artisans, one-of-a-kind gifts, holiday decor and fine foods. Visit www.rbg.ca for more information.
Rotary Burlington Music Festival: 2016 Grand Festival Concert – November 19
Aimed at cultivating the musical talent of local youth, the Rotary Burlington Music Festival will run during November, culminating in the wonderful Grand Festival Concert on November 19 at 7 p.m at the Burlington Performing Arts Centre. Visit http://www.rotarymusicfest.org for tickets.
Roaring '20s PA Day Camp - November 25
Campers can dress up in their best 1920's attire and enjoy baking a lemon cake, participating in a jazz club dance-off and solving a mystery! Camp runs from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Cost is $35/camper. Call 905-332-9888.
Harbourtown Sound Christmas Show – November 26
Join Harbourtown Sound at the Burlington Performing Arts Centre! The region's This premier men's a cappella chorus will perform two shows entitled 'A Gift of Song'. Shows will take place at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. and tickets are $30.
Santa Claus Parade - December 4
Bundle up the whole family and find your perfect spot along the parade route! Burlington's 51st annual Santa Claus Parade will feature bands, colourful floats, mascots and the big guy in red himself! The parade starts at 2 p.m. at the corner of Prospect Street and Guelph Line and travels south along Guelph Line to New Street, west along New Street to where it turns into James Street and continues along James Street to Brant Street. Find out more at www.burlington.ca/parade.