Sport Events

Burlington is pleased to welcome, athletes, family and friends participating in the following sport events:

Date Event Website
July 6-7 BAD Outdoor LC Invitational Burlington Devilrays
Aug 17 Butter Tart Festival Races 5K & 1K VR Pro
Aug 20-25 National Lawn Bowling Championship Burlington Lawn Bowling Club
Aug 30 – Sept 2 Ontario Baseball Minor Mosquito Provincial Championships BOMBA
Sept 8 Epic Tour – Granfondo Epic Tour
Sept 14 Peloton Ride – Cycling Event Peloton Ride
Sept 20, 21 ACRA Badminton Tournament ACRA
Sept 27-29 Geotab Women’s Masters Singles Squash Squash Ontario
Nov 22-24 MD Rep Hockey Tournament BLOMHA
Dec TBC Santa 5K VR Pro
Dec 27-30 Golden Horseshoe Hockey Tournament Burlington City Rep Hockey

NOTE:  This is a partial listing of the major sport events in Burlington. Please let us know if your sport tourism event is not listed here.

Burlington’s Sport Event Hosting Resume

Burlington has hosted a variety of sporting events at all levels of play.  Many of Burlington’s local sport organizations host annual hometown sport events that attract thousands of participants to the city.  These include:

  • Robbie Burns 8km Run ( Jan)
  • Burlington BLAST Ringette Tournament (Jan)
  • Oldtimers Invitational Hockey Tournament (Feb)
  • Chilly Half Marathon and Frosty 5K (Mar) – attracting over 4,000 runners and walkers
  • Around the Bay Race in Hamilton/Burlington  (Mar)
  • Good Friday Road Race (March or Apr)
  • Burlington Spring Cup Invitational Gymnastics Meet (May) – Canada’s largest girls artistic and rhythmic gymnastics event in Canada
  • Santa 5k Run (Nov) – Canada’s largest all Santa run
  • Cogeco Golden Horseshoe Hockey Tournament (Dec) – featuring over 100 teams from North America and International

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