Event Category: Nature & Wildlife

July 17

Healthy Parks, Healthy People Day

Bronte Creek Provincial Park

1219 Burloak Drive, Oakville, ON, L6M 4J7

No discount off camping fees or annual permits. Daily pool admission fees still apply per...

Join us as we get outside and enjoy our park through learning […]

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November 16 - January 5, 2020

Archived: Holiday Traditions

Royal Botanical Gardens

680 Plains Road West, Burlington, ON, L7T 4H4

RBG open daily 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Individual activity and event dates/times vary. See...

Experience the magic this holiday season with unique Santa Experiences, festive entertainment, train adventures and Winter Lights at the Rock Garden!

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December 6 - January 5, 2020

Archived: Winter Lights at the Rock Garden

Royal Botanical Gardens

1185 York Boulevard Hamilton Ontario

Fridays to Sundays, Dec 6 to Jan 5 + Dec 23, 30, Jan 2; 6...

Thousands of festive lights lead you through a winter wonderland of charming Christmas melodies, festive sips and bites and the Escarpment Train Exhibit.

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October 24 - 25, 2019

Archived: The Great Pumpkin Trail

Royal Botanical Gardens

680 Plains Road West Burlington, L7T 4H4

Time-ticketed; you will be required to select an entry time at the time of purchase....

It’s a magical evening on the Pumpkin Trail! Hundreds of jack-o-lanterns light your way along our garden and South Bridle Trail. Enjoy live entertainment, face painting and pumpkin-themed activities and games.

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September 20 - 21, 2019

Archived: Cootes to Escarpment EcoPark System BioBlitz and Plant Sale

Royal Botanical Gardens

16 Old Guelph Road, Hamilton

Public hike times vary. Native Plant Sale Saturday 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Become a citizen scientist for the day and join local experts on a guided hike to identify plants and wildlife.

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September 27, 2019

Archived: The Credit Valley Trail ‘First Steps Along the Path Celebration Event

509 Main St, Georgetown, ON

Time: 3:30pm to 6:30pm

You are invited to celebrate the first steps along the path of […]

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September 30, 2019

Archived: Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour

Monday, Sept. 30, 2019 7 p.m. $25 Regular Seating $20 Big Ticket Members $20 Big...

This film festival is an exhilarating exploration of the mountain world.

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August 3 - 5, 2019

Archived: Enchanted Garden Weekend

Royal Botanical Gardens

Rock Garden; 1185 York Boulevard, Hamilton Ontario

August 3 to 5, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. (last entry 3 p.m.), special event...

Calling all gnomes, fairies, pixies, and sprites! Make your way to Royal Botanical Gardens where a touch of magic awaits you.

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July 2 - August 28, 2019

Archived: Garden Music Nights

Royal Botanical Gardens

680 Plains Road West, Burlington, ON, L7T 4H4

Wednesdays, July 3 to August 28, Tuesdays, July 2 to August 20, 6:30 to 9...

An RBG tradition continues with another stunning lineup of entertainment returning to the Hendrie Park stage.

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July 5 - 14, 2019

Archived: The Spirits of Paradise

Royal Botanical Gardens

680 Plains Road West, Burlington, ON, L7T 4H4

July 5 to 7, 12 to 14, 5:15, 5:45, 6:15, 6:45, and 7:15 p.m. Tickets...

What if you could travel back in time? What would you see and who would you meet? Royal Botanical Gardens, in association with The Players’ Guild of Hamilton, presents The Spirits of Paradise.

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August 12 - 30, 2019

Archived: Shakespeare at the Rock: Twelfth Night

Royal Botanical Gardens

1185 York Boulevard Hamilton

Weeknights, 7 p.m. Pre-purchased tickets required.

The historic Rock Garden provides the perfect atmosphere for a night of inspiring theatre under the stars. Don’t miss out on this highly physical and creative variation presented by Burlington’s own Tottering Biped Theatre.

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June 20 - September 19, 2019

Archived: RBG After Dark: On the Rocks

Royal Botanical Gardens

1185 York Boulevard Hamilton Ontario

Specific Dates: June 20, July 18, August 8, September 19, 7:30 to 10:30 p.m.

Let there be Rock. Grab a cold one while our house DJ provides a rock n roll soundtrack to an unforgettable evening at the legendary Rock Garden! This summer, RBG’s Rock Garden will be transformed into the region’s best patio. Join us for food and cocktails, unique programming, and special guests.

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