Community Events in Burlington

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Mommy and Son Skating Fun 
Moms and sons, this event is for you! Join us for a night at our favorite local rink, Skagit Skate, and let the good times roll! Register in advance for a fun night of skating, sweet treats, goodie bags and raffle prizes. 

Kid's Giant Garage Sale
"The sale where kids make and take the cash!" Register for a table or come to enjoy the shopping and support youth vendors.

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Berry Dairy Days Friday Night Concert and Fireworks
Each summer on the third weekend in June, Burlington hosts the ultimate celebration: Berry Dairy Days! Kicking off the weekend is a Friday Night Fireworks Show with Food Trucks and Live Music at Skagit River Park. This is a fantastic family event each summer with activities all weekend long. 

Berry Dairy Days Lawn Mower Races
Lawn Mower Races are back in Burlington! Get your mowers runnin’ and meet us on the speedway (across from Rotary Park) on Saturday, June 17. This community event will be epic, so come join in the fun! Find more information here, including how to register, and Rules & Regulations for racing.

Got a BIG RIG? Share it with the community at our upcoming Touch-A-Truck event. We are looking for volunteers to share their public service, emergency, utility, construction, landscaping, transportation, and delivery rigs with the kids and their parents. Your vehicle provides the chance for kids of all ages to see, touch, and explore trucks of all shapes and sizes. Come and join the fun! Register here. Touch-A-Truck is a FREE event for the community!

Skyhawks Sports Camps and Challenger Camps
Kids can try out various sports camps each week during summer with our Skyhawks Sports Camps that are offered at various times and locations throughout Burlington Parks. Challenger Soccer Camps bring an opportunity to further your child's soccer skills with coaches from abroad. 

Summer Nights Concerts 
The perfect Friday nights during the summer are spent in Downtown Burlington! Join us at the Burlington Visitor Center Amphitheater on Friday nights during July and August. This totally FREE concert series is a great way to relax as you head into the weekend. Enjoy live music and grab a bite to eat at some of our fantastic restaurants downtown. 

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B'town Fall Fest & PupKin 5k Fun Run

Join us for Burlington's two-day harvest festival during the last weekend in September. Held at Skagit River Park in Burlington, this community event is FREE and open to the public. Some of our the festival highlights include PupKin 5k Fun Run, Pumpkin Painting, a Maker's Market, Food Vendors, and Zucchini Cars! B'town Fall Fest is where you'll find free family fun for the whole community. 

Skagit County Veterans Day Parade and Heritage Plane Flyover
Each November, the City of Burlington hosts the Skagit Country Veterans Day Parade and Heritage Plane Flyover. This community event honors Veterans and their families with events throughout the day. A Pancake Breakfast, Military Display, Parade, Heritage Plane Flyover, and Soup and Sandwich Luncheon are some of the highlights of the day.  

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Christmas at the Station: Annual Tree Lighting at Alpha Park
Each year, the Burlington Chamber of Commerce organizes a fantastic community event to bring in the season. Christmas at Station happens each year at Alpha Park in Downtown Burlington. The night includes the community Tree Lighting, Cocoa and Cookies, Kid's Activities, and Mr. and Mrs. Claus. 

Winter Wonderland
The cold weather brings in a flurry of activities at the Skagit County Children's Museum each year! With activities for kids, teens, adults and families, the Winter Wonderland event is FREE and open to the public. Want to play in REAL snow? You'll find it here! Stay all weekend long and enjoy the food vendors, reindeer sightings, and much more. 

Daddy Daughter Skate Night
Dads and daughters, make a new tradition together each February and join us for a night at our favorite local rink, Skagit Skate! Choose from inline skates or tie up those old-school four-wheelers and prepare yourself for an awesome night. Register in advance for a great night of skating, sweet treats, goodie bags and raffle prizes.