Thursday, February 2, 2017
Community News and Events
Feeling amorous this month? There are plenty of options in Burlington for Valentine's Day fun! This highly sought after city along the shores of Lake Ontario has plenty of romantic spots built right into it!
Lake Ontario is home to Spencer Smith Park, the ideal spot to start or finish your evening on February 14! Enjoy a lakeside stroll, walk along the trail or curl up on a bench and watch the waves crash in at Spencer Smith Park. Got skates? Hold hands and glide around the skating rink 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. at this downtown favourite outdoor ice surface.
You can begin your Valentine's Day celebration early on February 11, at Crawford Lake Conservation Area on the outskirts of Milton. An Evening Adult Snowshoe Hike, taking place from 7 – p.m., takes trekkers on a guided, illuminated journey in the starry night before some warm refreshments and a bonfire at the tour's end. Visit www.conservationhalton.ca to purchase tickets.
Downtown Burlington has a fantastic array of shopping, restaurants and cafes. Whether you're looking for a table to enjoy a romantic meal or searching for that special gift, downtown Burlington is the spot to find it. Check out Spencer's at the Waterfront, Pepperwood Bistro Brewery and Catering, Di Mario's Trattoria or Saigon On Brant. Perhaps you want to start your evening date with a drink? The Martini House offers VQA wines, craft beers and romantic cocktails to kick your night off right.
This Valentine's Day, enjoy your city - Burlington!