Summer in Burlington: What ParkCity residents can look forward to in the warmest months

Summer in Burlington: What ParkCity residents can look forward to in the warmest months

As a waterfront city, Burlington puts locals near countless natural and built amenities, and few will have better access to these than residents of ParkCity.

The mid-rise condo community from Tobyn Park Homeswhich recently released a new phase — is close to both the city’s lakeside downtown core and also the myriad surrounding trails, cliffs and creeks of the Niagara Escarpment.

But beyond these features, the City of Burlington also hosts more than a dozen large-scale annual celebrations throughout the year, and a number of them take place in the summer, which kicked off this week.

For instance, from June to August, the Central Park Bandshell is the venue of multiple monthly concerts ranging from 50s rock ‘n’ roll tunes to jazz and pop hits.

The next show, Swingline, takes place in the park — which is located on New Street across from Delaware Avenue — this Wednesday, and will star a local “little big band” covering big band standards.

In July, Spencer Smith Park, which backs onto the shores of Lake Ontario, is once again set to host Burlington’s annual…

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