Burlington. Recreation, Community and Culture

Site: Downtown Waterfront

Record #: BTN4703
Last Full Update: 02 Oct 2023

Contact Information

Office Phone Service Burlington 905-335-7777
Toll Free Phone 1-877-213-3609
E-Mail city@burlington.ca
Website https://www.burlington.ca/en/live-and-play/Waterfront-at-Downtown-Burlington.asp
Social Media Facebook Facebook, Instagram Instagram, LinkedIn LinkedIn, Twitter Twitter, YouTube YouTube

Agency Information

Established 2006

Description and Service Details

Description (Service)

Offers Burlington residents and visitors a place to discover, celebrate, play, and relax

Includes 4 primary areas: 

Beachway Park, 1100 Lakeshore Rd

  • offers 6.8 acres of park space and two kilometres of lakeside trails, an outdoor pavilion, universal change room, playground and seasonal concession

Brant Street Pier, 1400 Lakeshore Rd

  • extends 137 metres over Lake Ontario 

Discovery Landing, 1340 Lakeshore Rd

  • a 14,200 square foot landmark building that faces out to the lake and offers prime storm and weather watching views and dining

Spencer Smith Park, 1400 Lakeshore Rd

  • houses the Brant Street Pier and the Rotary Centennial Pond

Beach Water Quality Conditions 
Halton Region provides beach water quality conditions online or by phone at 905-825-6000


Hours vary, contact for details

Areas Served Burlington
Eligibility No restrictions

No application required

Languages English
Fees Fees for parking, concession and restaurants

Site Information

Located In Community Burlington
Address & Map
1400 Lakeshore Rd
Burlington, ON L7S 1Y2
Intersection Brant St and Lakeshore Rd
Mailing Address c/o City of Burlington, Recreation, Community and Culture 
City Hall 
426 Brant St 
Burlington, ON L7R 3Z6
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Categories and Classification

HCSD Main Heading Community Programs ; Sports / Recreation
HCSD Sub Heading All Sports ; Individual Sports ; Meeting Space ; Parks, Trails & Gardens ; Seasonal Sports
Service Categories Ice Skating ; Meeting Space ; Public Parks ; Water Quality Assurance

Agency Overview