Event Category: Nature & Wildlife

September 20 - 21

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

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

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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Now thru September 19, 2019

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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May 25, 2019

Archived: Biodiversity Celebration

Royal Botanical Gardens

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

Saturday, May 25, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., included in General Admission

There is no better place to celebrate the diversity of life than […]

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December 31

New Years Eve Coyote Howl

Bronte Creek Provincial Park

1219 Burloak Drive, Oakville, ON, L6M 4J7

*** NEW location - Parking Lot F ***

Guided Coyote Howl Hikes followed by a special New Year’s Eve countdown […]

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June 23, 2019

Archived: Plein Air Paint and Picnic Day

Bronte Creek Provincial Park

1219 Burloak Drive, Oakville, ON, L6M 4J7

Gates open at 8am and close at 10pm Workshop has a morning and afternoon session....

A day dedicated to outdoor painting! Want to take your painting skills […]

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November 17 - December 30, 2018

Archived: Winter Lights at the Rock

Royal Botanical Gardens

1185 York Boulevard, Hamilton ON

Thursdays to Sundays*, November 17 to December 30, 6 to 9 p.m. (last admittance is...

Festive lights lead you through a winter wonderland of charming Christmas melodies, festive sips and bites and the Escarpment Train Exhibit. This unique holiday experience provides a special evening for you and your loved ones to capture those perfect holiday memories!

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