Sound of Music Festival

Stage in red light, photo by Al Pettman; Jumping performer with lake in the background, photo by Kandiss Bradley.
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Country and Region CanadaOntario
Type of Festival Music
Location of Festival Burlington, Ontario, Canada
Festival Contact Information

Sound of Music Festival
P. O. Box 85007
561 Brant Street
Burlington ON
L7R 4K3 Canada

Festival Description

The four day open-air music festival presents more than 90 acts on multiple venues including a headlining acts stage, new talent stage, a carnival, a parade, family activities, a street festival with more music, sidewalk sales, and restaurants to enjoy, as well as a food and craft market. The festival takes its greening initiatives seriously with recycling bins, shuttle buses, a bike corral (supervised), and an award-winning eco-team.

Festival Dates June 13 - 16, 2013
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Festival Story:

Sound of Music Festival is one of the summer’s most popular community attractions. The Festival features a unique blend of new and emerging artists, Canadian icons and returning fan favourites, located on several stages throughout our beautiful waterfront and downtown area. Complete with a Carnival, Streetfest, Parade, Family Zone, and free music education program for children, the event offers a myriad of activities. Sound of Music Festival is considered one of Ontario’s top 100 and most renowned festivals by the Festivals & Events Ontario program. It’s one of the largest events of its kind in Southern Ontario, remaining a local favourite and tourist attraction.


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