Halton Summer Events 2024

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As summer approaches, Halton region comes alive with a plethora of exciting events and activities to delight residents and visitors alike. From vibrant festivals to family-friendly outings, there’s something for everyone to enjoy. Get ready to mark your calendars and make the most of the sunny season with this roundup of upcoming summer events in the Halton area.

Milton Farmer’s Market

From May 18th-October 19, 2024 from 6:00am – 12:30pm

Main St. Milton

Find fresh local products like fruit and produce, meats, homemade sauces and baked good, gorgeous flowers, and much more from local vendors and artisans. Admission to the Milton Farmers’ Market is free of charge.

Summer Music Nights at Chudleighs

Starting May 31

Chudleighs – 9528 Regional Rd 25, Milton

Life is a tapestry woven with memories and experiences worth cherishing. Among the most cherished are those set to music’s melody. Immerse yourself in a distinctive atmosphere, savoring balmy summer nights in our outdoor oasis, serenaded by live tunes and relishing delectable cuisine. Purchase Tickets Here

Downtown Milton SummerFest

June 1, 2024 from 12:00pm – 8:00pm

Main St. Milton

Come out for a day of live entertainment, vendors, food trucks, family fun & more! More Info. Here

Milton Comedy Show

June 6, 2024 – Doors Open at 7pm

Ned Devine’s Irish Pub – 575 Ontario St. S, Milton

Comedians seen on Just For Laughs, CBC Comedy, Comedy Central and Sirius XM. Buy Tickets Here

Georgetown Highland Games

June 8, 2024 from 8:00am – 8:30pm

Georgetown Fairgrounds – 1 Park Ave, Georgetown

Welcome to one of North America’s largest single-day Highland Games events! With over 1,000 competitors, this gathering is a spectacle of talent and tradition. From the stirring sounds of piping and drumming to the graceful movements of Highland dancing and the impressive feats of strength in the Heavy Weight events, there’s excitement at every turn throughout the day. More Info. Here

Milton Comicon

June 8, 2024, from 10:00am – 3:00 pm

Milton Sports Centre – 605 Santa Maria Blvd. Milton

A trade show-type event celebrating the world of comic books and all pop culture. Vendors and artists from all over Ontario will be the focus of this one day event. More info here

Sound of Music Festival

June 13 – 16, 2024

Spencer Smith Park – 1400 Lakeshore Rd. Burlington

Don’t miss out on the excitement as Canada’s largest free outdoor music festival returns! Join us this Father’s Day weekend in scenic Downtown Burlington for an unforgettable experience. With something for everyone, from live, family-friendly performances on Streetfest to thrilling rides and games at the Midway, there’s no shortage of fun. Indulge in a diverse selection of eats from food trucks and explore unique finds from our craft and retail vendors. Enjoy non-stop entertainment across three stages featuring your favourite artists for four days straight! Best of all, general admission to the Sound of Music is FREE – no tickets required!

Country Heritage Park Fair

June 14 – 16, 2024

Country Heritage Park – 8560 Tremaine Rd, Milton

Step into the enchanting world of rural living as the community celebrates its rich farming heritage and showcases the diverse talents of its vibrant members. The weekend kicks off with the heart-pounding Super Pull truck and tractor event on Friday. Saturday and Sunday promise non-stop excitement with thrilling rodeo events and a myriad of fair activities. Indulge in mouth-watering treats from food trucks, let the little ones explore the dedicated kids’ zone, and dance the night away at the Barn Dinner Dance on Saturday with the infectious beats of the Griffin Brothers! More Info. Here

Pepsi North American Cup

June 15, 2024

Woodbine Mohawk Park – 9430 Guelph Line, Milton

Witness the pinnacle of Standardbred racing as the most elite three-year-old pacers gather for the 41st edition of Canada’s premier harness race, the 2024 Pepsi North America Cup. More info here

Berrylicious Vendor Market at The Farm

June 15, 2024, starting at 10:00 am

Andrew’s Scenic Acres – 9365 10 Side Road, Milton

Enjoy a vibrant Vendor Market featuring an array of baked goods, crafts, and delicious food and drinks. Immerse yourself in the lively tunes of live music. Delight in the quintessential summer activity of strawberry picking. Get up close and personal with adorable farm animals. And don’t miss out on the fun-filled tractor rides for the whole family!

42nd Annual Strawberry Fair

June 22 from 8:00-4:00pm

Milton Fairgrounds – 136 Robert St, Milton

Get ready for a day packed with excitement at our event! Indulge in delicious treats at the Strawberry Tent, enjoy live entertainment all day long, and explore our Vendor Marketplace. Kids will love the Children’s Area with fun activities and a magic show. Don’t miss out on the Strawberry Pancake Breakfast and BBQ Lunch, courtesy of The Optimist Club of Milton volunteers. There will also be the Andrews Scenic Acres Farm & Market to explore, a Car Showcase, and engaging activities throughout the day. All proceeds go to Milton District Hospital.

Oakville Family RibFest 2024

June 21-23, 2024

Sheridan’s Trafalgar Campus – 1430 Trafalgar Rd, Oakville
This year, the Rotary Club of Oakville Trafalgar and the Oakville Lions Club are teaming up to host Ribfest at the picturesque Sheridan College campus on Trafalgar Road. With this spacious paved location, we’re thrilled to offer more ribs, music, activities, and fun for everyone. From sweet treats to entertainment for the kids, there’s something every family member can enjoy all weekend. Rest assured that 100% of the net proceeds go directly to support local charities. More Info. Here

Oakville Holistic Healing Fair

June 23, 2024, from 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

St. Volodymyr Cultural Centre – 1280 Dundas St. West, Oakville

Explore a world of alternative therapies, wellness techniques, and mindful living at this complimentary vendor-style event. Step into a welcoming and nurturing environment designed for self-discovery and personal growth. Let this event guide you as you embark on a journey toward conscious and self-nurturing living, illuminating your path to a more fulfilling life. More Info. Here

Milton Canada Day Celebration

July 1, 2024, starting at 12 PM

Milton Fairgrounds – 136 Robert St, Milton

Come celebrate Canada Day 2024 at the Milton Fairgrounds! There will be food trucks, interactive games, inflatables, cake, a sand pile, a beer tent, and entertainment for the whole family!

Entry by donation. Fireworks will begin just after sunset.

Georgetown Rib & Beer Fest

July 5 – 7, 2024

Trafalgar Sports Park – 11494 Trafalgar Rd., Georgetown

Get ready to tantalize your taste buds at the Georgetown stop of the Northern Heat Rib Series! Dive into a mouthwatering array of perfectly grilled ribs crafted by top BBQ Ribbers, promising a flavour-packed extravaganza that’ll leave you craving more.
Embark on a savoury adventure through BBQ, where every bite is a delightful exploration. Don’t miss out on this finger-lickin’ good time! More info here

Liam’s Mission – Superstars 2 Superheros 2nd Annual Event

Proceeds donated to Sick Kids
July 20, 2024 – 10:30 AM – 4:00 PM

Milton Community Park – 805 Santa Maria Blvd. Milton

Come out to support a great cause and have some fun with live music, a magic show, a vendor’s market, food, games and more! Entry is free. More info here

Milton Rib & Beer Fest

July 26 – 28th, 2024

Community Sports Park – 805 Santa Maria Blvd. Milton

Get ready to tantalize your taste buds at the Georgetown stop of the Northern Heat Rib Series! Dive into a mouthwatering array of perfectly grilled ribs crafted by top BBQ Ribbers, promising a flavor-packed extravaganza that’ll leave you craving for more.
Embark on a savory adventure through the realm of BBQ, where every bite is a delightful exploration. Don’t miss out on this finger-lickin’ good time! More info here

Art in the Park 2024

August 5, 2024 – 10:00am – 5:00pm

Bronte Heritage Waterfront Park – 2340 Ontario St, Oakville

Since 1965, Art in the Park has been Oakville’s premier art event, initially crafted to showcase local talent. Now boasting over 175 artists nationwide, the Bronte waterfront has become a vibrant canvas for creativity. From traditional paintings to unique sculptures and jewelry, visitors can explore various mediums. Meet the artists, discover their stories, and immerse yourself in the rich tapestry of artistic expression. More info here

Milton African Multicultural Festival

August 10, 2024

Milton Community Sports Park – 805 Santa Maria Blvd, Milton

Arts and culture can shape societies, foster tolerance, ignite multicultural dialogue, amplify voices, and celebrate diversity. This event is dedicated to cultivating cultural vibrancy and fostering diverse opportunities throughout our community. By supporting both amateur and professional artists, cultural organizations, and events. More info here

Burlington VegFest

August 17, 2024

Burloak Waterfront Park – 5420 Lakeshore Rd. Burlington

Savour delectable cuisine, engage in kids’ activities, listen to inspiring presenters, enjoy live music, and much more! Join us in raising awareness about the health, environmental, and ethical advantages of veganism. More Info. Here

Her Quest For Hospice

September 14, 2024 from 8:30am – 5pm

Rotary Park – 100 Garden Lane, Milton

Discover the Townsend Smith Foundation, a charitable organization dedicated to creating a hospice for North Halton. Engage in the thrilling HerQuest for Hospice Race, an event inspired by the “Amazing Race” format, where women’s teams come together for a lively and competitive experience. Every dollar this event raises goes directly to support the Townsend Smith Hospice Foundation’s mission. Join in the excitement and make a difference in providing compassionate care for individuals in our community. More Info. Here

Head For the Hills Craft Beverage Festival

September 14, 2024, from 11:00 am – 6:00 pm

Trafalgar Sports Park – 11494 Trafalgar Rd. Georgetown

Get ready for a day of indulgence at Head for the Hills! This event offers craft beverage sampling, gourmet delights, and live music amidst stunning countryside scenery. Awarded the prestigious title of #1 Beverage Festival in Ontario, Head for the Hills promises an unforgettable experience rain or shine. Not only will you enjoy fantastic beverages and food, but you’ll also be supporting local charities. More Info. Here

Burlington Latino Festival

September 14 – 15, 2024

Nelson Park – 4183 New St, Burlington

Admission to the festival is complimentary. It is a vibrant celebration filled with live music, authentic Latin flavors, a wide selection of local vendors, and a dedicated family-friendly zone complete with engaging activities for children.

With so many fantastic events on the horizon, this summer in Halton promises to be one for the books. Whether you’re a music lover, a foodie, or a fan of outdoor adventures, there’s no shortage of ways to soak up the sunshine and make lasting memories with friends and family.

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