The Ultimate Guide to Summer Festivals in Hamilton, Halton and Niagara

Summer is in full swing, and with it comes the excitement of local summer festivals. These events bring together communities from all walks of life to celebrate in style. Whether you’re a family of music enthusiasts, foodies, or simply folks who love the lively atmosphere, there’s something for everyone at these gatherings.

Summer festivals are the perfect opportunity for families to come together and create lasting memories. These vibrant and lively events offer a wide range of activities and entertainment for all ages. From music concerts featuring popular artists to colourful parades and cultural performances, there’s something for everyone. Children can indulge in face painting, carnival rides, and games, while parents can explore local food stalls and artisanal crafts. The festive atmosphere is contagious, as families soak up the sun, enjoy outdoor picnics, and dance to the rhythm of the music. Summer festivals provide a fantastic platform for families to bond, celebrate, and embrace the joy of the season in a vibrant and inclusive setting.

So, grab your sun hat and get ready to immerse yourself in local summer festivals. These celebrations are the epitome of community spirit! They excel at bringing people together to revel in the joys of summer. Savour the flavours, embraces the rhythms, and create cherished memories that will warm your heart long after the season fades away.

Summer 2024 Festivals and Markets Around Hamilton, Burlington, Oakville and Milton

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Pelham Summerfest

Pelham Summerfest 1439 Pelham St, Pelham, Ontario, Canada

Experience the award-winning Pelham Summerfest festival from July 18 - 21, 2024! Four days of free family fun take place in Fonthill, Ontario, over the 3rd weekend of July each … Read more

Event Series Hamilton Rib & Beer Fest

Hamilton Rib & Beer Fest

CF Lime Ridge 999 Upper Wentworth St, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Join us for a weekend of mouth-watering, finger-lickin’, belly-rubbin' good BBQ!! ENTRY: $2 per person, Kids under 5 FREE! We're excited to announce our entertainment format for 2024, featuring Country … Read more

Event Series Hamilton Rib & Beer Fest

Hamilton Rib & Beer Fest

CF Lime Ridge 999 Upper Wentworth St, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Join us for a weekend of mouth-watering, finger-lickin’, belly-rubbin' good BBQ!! ENTRY: $2 per person, Kids under 5 FREE! We're excited to announce our entertainment format for 2024, featuring Country … Read more

Event Series Hamilton Rib & Beer Fest

Hamilton Rib & Beer Fest

CF Lime Ridge 999 Upper Wentworth St, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Join us for a weekend of mouth-watering, finger-lickin’, belly-rubbin' good BBQ!! ENTRY: $2 per person, Kids under 5 FREE! We're excited to announce our entertainment format for 2024, featuring Country … Read more

Oakville Latino Festival

Bronte Heritage Waterfront Park 2340 Ontario Street, Oakville, Ontario, Canada

Celebrate the vibrancy and richness of Latin culture at the 3rd Annual Oakville Latino Festival! Spend a day (or the entire weekend!) enjoying food, dance, music and art in Bronte … Read more

Burlington Butter Tarts & Sweet Treats Market!

Burlington Centre 777 Guelph Line, Burlington, Ontario, Canada

Local and small business owners from butter tarts, baked goods, and sweet treats, to marketplace vendors waiting for you to taste and try their products.

Event Series Ancaster Pet Festival

Ancaster Pet Festival

Ancaster Fairgrounds 630 Trinity Road South, Ancaster, Ontario, Canada

Featuring the Dog Lovers Days Lure Course, a petting zoo presented by Triple C Farms, large indoor + outdoor pet focused shopping market, 2 days full of FREE activities + … Read more

Event Series Ancaster Pet Festival

Ancaster Pet Festival

Ancaster Fairgrounds 630 Trinity Road South, Ancaster, Ontario, Canada

Featuring the Dog Lovers Days Lure Course, a petting zoo presented by Triple C Farms, large indoor + outdoor pet focused shopping market, 2 days full of FREE activities + … Read more

CRAFT Live Afro-Caribbean Canadian Waterfront Fete

Bronte Heritage Waterfront Park 2340 Ontario Street, Oakville, Ontario, Canada

Come together to dance, sing and celebrate the vast contributions and influences of African, Caribbean and Black Canadians in shaping our community, culture and economy. Produced by BLingeventsinternational, the event will … Read more

Afro-CariBrant Festival

Paris Lions Park 60 Laurel St, Paris, Ontario, Canada

A celebration of the rich culture, traditions, and people of the African-Caribbean community in Brant County and beyond. Experience the sights and sounds of the Afro-CariBrant culture with live music … Read more

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