Sound of Music Festival

Site: Burlington Downtown and Waterfront

Record #: BTN1753
Last Full Update: 22 Aug 2023

Contact Information

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Primary Contact Myles Rusak, CEO
Alternate Contact Brent Kinnaird, Director of Operations; Email:

Agency Information

Description (Agency)

Canada's largest free music festival

Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1980
Funding Donations - private and public sector

Description and Service Details

Description (Service)

Annual summer music festival at Burlington's Downtown and Waterfront

  • concerts spanning all genres
  • midway
  • food and drink
  • shopping

In 2024: June, Father's Day weekend - dates to be announced


See schedule on website for details

Areas Served Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of)
Eligibility No restrictions

Musical artists submit application to perform * band submissions begin as early as October in the year preceding the festival and close several months before the festival, see website for details

Languages English
Fees None - voluntary donations are accepted

Site Information

Located In Community Burlington
Address & Map
Burlington Downtown and Waterfront
Burlington, ON
Mailing Address PO Box 85007 
561 Brant St 
Burlington, ON L7R 4K3
Physical Access Partially Accessible - accessible parking * washrooms * most events are outdoors on grass

Categories and Classification

HCSD Main Heading Arts / Culture ; Sports / Recreation
HCSD Sub Heading Festivals & Special Events ; Music Performances ; Special Events
Service Categories Music Performances ; Special Events