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April 23, 2017

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Greater Burlington Partnership
April 28, 2017, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Join Downtown Partners as you try some new tastes and browse the great shops in Downtown Burlington. The Spring, Sip, Taste & Stroll takes place April 28 from 5 to 8 PM. Get a babysitter and bring your spouse and friends for a fun-filled spring evening. Purchase your advanced ticket... Read More
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Entertainment
Greater Burlington Partnership
May 4, 2017, 4:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
The popular Jefferson Street Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment from 4:30 - 7:30 PM every Thursday May 4 - September 28. The market is held on the 300 - 500 blocks of... Read More
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May 4, 2017, 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Location: Burlington Memorial Auditorium 200 N Front Street, Burlington, IA
Fun for the entire family! Carden International Circus will be offering two performances. Shows at 5 and 7:30 PM Visit the Memorial Auditorium's website for more information. Tickets at BMA box office at the Welcome Center in the Port of Burlington or at Ticketmaster.com.
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Children & Youth
Entertainment
May 4, 2017, 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Burlington Memorial Auditorium, 200 N Front St
This year's Carden International Circus features the dynamic Ringmaster, Brian LaPalme, navigating the thrills and chills, hilarity, and awe of the circus. Audiences will hold their collective breath as the Flying Cortes tumble and spin through the air on the flying trapeze. Boys and girls of all ages will be... Read More
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Entertainment
May 5, 2017, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: Burlington Public Library, 210 Court St
Sean Gaskell features traditional songs on the Kora, a 21 string harp that he learned how to play throughout the course of multiple visits to its homeland in Gambia, West Africa. The music is traditionally played by oral and musical historians known as Griots (Gree-ohs). The Kora is a very... Read More
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Entertainment
May 6, 2017, 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: Capitol Theater, 211 N 3rd St, Burlington, Iowa
ELVIS MY WAY STARRING BRANDON BENNETT All hail the King. The electrifying Brandon Bennett (Chicago: Million Dollar Quartet) sets the stage ablaze in a spine-tingling tribute to Elvis Presley. With his pure-bred southern charm, powerful voice, and scandalous moves Bennett was named the “Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist” by Elvis Presley... Read More
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Entertainment
May 7, 2017, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Capitol Theater, 211 N 3rd St, Burlington, Iowa
ELVIS MY WAY STARRING BRANDON BENNETT All hail the King. The electrifying Brandon Bennett (Chicago: Million Dollar Quartet) sets the stage ablaze in a spine-tingling tribute to Elvis Presley. With his pure-bred southern charm, powerful voice, and scandalous moves Bennett was named the “Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist” by Elvis Presley... Read More
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May 11, 2017, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: 611 Columbia Street At the Top of Snake Alley
Celebrate the coming of Spring with a meal beginning with your choice of Goulosh or a Pulled Pork Sandwich. Add two sides of either Cole Slaw, Peas, Jello or Cottage Cheese. Complete your meal with a slice of pie or other dessert and a glass of lemonade, tea or a... Read More
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Entertainment
Greater Burlington Partnership
May 11, 2017, 4:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
The popular Jefferson Street Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment from 4:30 - 7:30 PM every Thursday May 4 - September 28. The market is held on the 300 - 500 blocks of... Read More
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Sports & Outdoors
May 13, 2017, 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Front Street (near The Drake)
The Great River Bridge Race is a 10K race and 5K race/walk. The race begins at the Port of Burlington, runners race up Snake Alley and across the Great River Bridge before finishing back at the Port. The proceeds from the event will be used to support three local organizations.... Read More
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May 17, 2017, 12:15 AM - 12:45 AM
Location: 421 Washington St. (First United Methodist Church)
Free piano duo concert featuring Heidi Riepe and Dr. Joel Brown, professor emeritus at Iowa Wesleyan University. The Burlington Lunchtime Chamber Music Series is held the third Wednesday of each month from 12:15 - 12:45 PM at the First United Methodist Church in downtown Burlington. It is free and open... Read More
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Entertainment
Greater Burlington Partnership
May 18, 2017, 4:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
The popular Jefferson Street Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment from 4:30 - 7:30 PM every Thursday May 4 - September 28. The market is held on the 300 - 500 blocks of... Read More
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May 20, 2017, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location: Burlington Public Library, 210 Court Street
The Friends of the Library Used Book Sale has books, magazine, music, and movies. There is also a collector's corner for special items. All proceeds benefit the Burlington Public Library by supporting services and events. Visit the Burlington Public Library's website for more information.
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Entertainment
Greater Burlington Partnership
May 25, 2017, 4:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
The popular Jefferson Street Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment from 4:30 - 7:30 PM every Thursday May 4 - September 28. The market is held on the 300 - 500 blocks of... Read More
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Classes & Workshops
May 26, 2017, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Burlington Public Library, 210 Court St
Keith Lesmeister is the author of We Could’ve Been Happy Here, a collection of stories forthcoming spring 2017 (MG Press). His fiction has appeared in American Short Fiction, Gettysburg Review, Harpur Palate, Meridian, Redivider, Slice Magazine, and many others. His nonfiction has appeared in River Teeth, The Good Men Project,... Read More
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Sports & Outdoors
May 26, 2017, 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM (CST)
Location: Main Street, Burlington
The weekend of racing excitement gets under way with the 95 mile Burlington Road Race, starting at the Port of Burlington and ending on Main Street. www.snakealleycriterium.com
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Festival & Fairs
Greater Burlington Partnership
May 26, 2017, 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM (CST)
Location: Port of Burlington, 400 N Front St, Burlington
Two Rivers Bank & Trust, along with Burlington Steamboat Days invite you and your family to come down to the Port of Burlington for fun, food, and entertainment! Eric Pettit Lion and Spazm will take the stage for the ONLY Friday Fest of 2017! Adult beverages will be available from... Read More
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Food & Cooking
May 27, 2017, 6:30 AM - 12:00 PM (CST)
Location: Port of Burlington
The Kiwanis club's annual Pancake Breakfast is the primary fundraising activity. Held at the Port of Burlington on the Saturday of Memorial Day weekend, and can be best described as "the place to be" in Burlington. Annually, approximately 3,500 breakfasts are served and raise over $30,000, which is all donated... Read More
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Sports & Outdoors
May 27, 2017, 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM (CST)
Location: Downtown Burlington
Celebrating 35 Years in 2017! Voted the 5th Best Criterium in the U.S. by a national cycling magazine, the Snake Alley Criterium pits athletes from all over against the Crookedest Street in the World. Watch top cyclists as they race around a 15 block course and up Snake Alley. The... Read More
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Entertainment
Greater Burlington Partnership
June 1, 2017, 4:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
The popular Jefferson Street Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment from 4:30 - 7:30 PM every Thursday May 4 - September 28. The market is held on the 300 - 500 blocks of... Read More
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Entertainment
June 2, 2017, 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM (CST)
Location: Memorial Auditorium Parking Lot, 200 N Front St, Burlington
Come out for the pre-Burlington Steamboat Days Party! This is fun night to preview some of the bands that will featured on the South Stage during Burlington Steamboat Days 2017. Even better is that it is FREE admission and there are chances to win door prizes. Live entertainment by: 5:30... Read More
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Entertainment
Greater Burlington Partnership
June 8, 2017, 4:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
The popular Jefferson Street Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment from 4:30 - 7:30 PM every Thursday May 4 - September 28. The market is held on the 300 - 500 blocks of... Read More
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Downtown
Entertainment
Greater Burlington Partnership
June 15, 2017, 4:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
The popular Jefferson Street Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment from 4:30 - 7:30 PM every Thursday May 4 - September 28. Because of Steamboat Days the market will be held on the... Read More
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Arts & Crafts
Downtown
Entertainment
June 22, 2017, 12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location: Capitol Theater, 211 N 3rd
The Snake Alley Festival of Film is dedicated to showcasing the best short films from around the world. Films will screen at the beautifully restored Capitol Theater in the heart of downtown Burlington, Iowa. The theater boasts state of the art equipment and can comfortably seat more than 400 people.
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Downtown
Entertainment
Greater Burlington Partnership
June 22, 2017, 4:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
The popular Jefferson Street Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment from 4:30 - 7:30 PM every Thursday May 4 - September 28. The market is held on the 300 - 500 blocks of... Read More
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Arts & Crafts
Downtown
Entertainment
June 23, 2017, 12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location: Capitol Theater, 211 N 3rd
The Snake Alley Festival of Film is dedicated to showcasing the best short films from around the world. Films will screen at the beautifully restored Capitol Theater in the heart of downtown Burlington, Iowa. The theater boasts state of the art equipment and can comfortably seat more than 400 people.... Read More
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Arts & Crafts
Downtown
Entertainment
June 24, 2017, 12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location: Capitol Theater, 211 N 3rd
The Snake Alley Festival of Film is dedicated to showcasing the best short films from around the world. Films will screen at the beautifully restored Capitol Theater in the heart of downtown Burlington, Iowa. The theater boasts state of the art equipment and can comfortably seat more than 400 people.... Read More
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Downtown
Entertainment
Greater Burlington Partnership
June 29, 2017, 4:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
The popular Jefferson Street Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment from 4:30 - 7:30 PM every Thursday May 4 - September 28. The market is held on the 300 - 500 blocks of... Read More
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Downtown
Entertainment
Greater Burlington Partnership
July 6, 2017, 4:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
The popular Jefferson Street Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment from 4:30 - 7:30 PM every Thursday May 4 - September 28. The market is held on the 300 - 500 blocks of... Read More
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Downtown
Entertainment
Greater Burlington Partnership
July 13, 2017, 4:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
The popular Jefferson Street Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment from 4:30 - 7:30 PM every Thursday May 4 - September 28. The market is held on the 300 - 500 blocks of... Read More
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Downtown
Greater Burlington Partnership
July 15, 2017, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
A Very Vintage Market is an outdoor event in our beautiful, historic downtown Burlington inspired by the love of vintage and handmade goods on July 15, 2017 from 9 AM - 4 PM. Featuring antique and vintage décor, repurposed, re-imagined, or up-cycled items, handcrafted goods, architectural salvage, primitive and farmhouse... Read More
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Downtown
Entertainment
Greater Burlington Partnership
July 20, 2017, 4:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
The popular Jefferson Street Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment from 4:30 - 7:30 PM every Thursday May 4 - September 28. The market is held on the 300 - 500 blocks of... Read More
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Downtown
Entertainment
Greater Burlington Partnership
July 27, 2017, 4:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
The popular Jefferson Street Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment from 4:30 - 7:30 PM every Thursday May 4 - September 28. The market is held on the 300 - 500 blocks of... Read More
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Downtown
Entertainment
Greater Burlington Partnership
August 3, 2017, 4:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
The popular Jefferson Street Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment from 4:30 - 7:30 PM every Thursday May 4 - September 28. The market is held on the 300 - 500 blocks of... Read More
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Downtown
Entertainment
Greater Burlington Partnership
August 10, 2017, 4:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
The popular Jefferson Street Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment from 4:30 - 7:30 PM every Thursday May 4 - September 28. The market is held on the 300 - 500 blocks of... Read More
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Downtown
Entertainment
Greater Burlington Partnership
August 17, 2017, 4:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
The popular Jefferson Street Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment from 4:30 - 7:30 PM every Thursday May 4 - September 28. The market is held on the 300 - 500 blocks of... Read More
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Downtown
Entertainment
Greater Burlington Partnership
August 24, 2017, 4:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
The popular Jefferson Street Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment from 4:30 - 7:30 PM every Thursday May 4 - September 28. The market is held on the 300 - 500 blocks of... Read More
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Downtown
Entertainment
Greater Burlington Partnership
August 31, 2017, 4:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
The popular Jefferson Street Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment from 4:30 - 7:30 PM every Thursday May 4 - September 28. The market is held on the 300 - 500 blocks of... Read More
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Downtown
Entertainment
Greater Burlington Partnership
September 7, 2017, 4:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
The popular Jefferson Street Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment from 4:30 - 7:30 PM every Thursday May 4 - September 28. The market is held on the 300 - 500 blocks of... Read More
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Downtown
Entertainment
Greater Burlington Partnership
September 14, 2017, 4:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
The popular Jefferson Street Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment from 4:30 - 7:30 PM every Thursday May 4 - September 28. The market is held on the 300 - 500 blocks of... Read More
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Downtown
Entertainment
Greater Burlington Partnership
September 21, 2017, 4:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
The popular Jefferson Street Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment from 4:30 - 7:30 PM every Thursday May 4 - September 28. The market is held on the 300 - 500 blocks of... Read More
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Festival & Fairs
Greater Burlington Partnership
September 26, 2017, 12:00 PM - September 27, 2017, 10:00 AM (CST)
Location: Downtown Burlington
Greater Burlington has been selected as a host destination for season 11 of Fireball Run: Big Country. The Amazon Prime streaming series is scheduled to film the live event September 26 - 27, 2017. The public is invited to attend events held in downtown Burlington to help us show off... Read More
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Entertainment
Greater Burlington Partnership
September 28, 2017, 4:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
The popular Jefferson Street Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment from 4:30 - 7:30 PM every Thursday May 4 - September 28. The market is held on the 300 - 500 blocks of... Read More
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Children & Youth
Greater Burlington Partnership
October 27, 2017, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
Ghosts and goblins will have a chance to haunt downtown Burlington with treats available at dozens of participating merchants. This opportunity markets to families in Greater Burlington and offers a safe and fun environment for them to trick-or-treat Downtown Burlington. For more information, call 319-752-6365. Organized by the efforts of... Read More
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Greater Burlington Partnership
November 12, 2017, 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
Kick off your holiday season with one of Burlington’s favorite events! Get a head start on holiday gift buying at the specialty retail shops, sample food and refreshments, and register for the giveaway of $1000 in Downtown Dollars. Gather your friends and family and come downtown for this special day... Read More
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Greater Burlington Partnership
November 16, 2017, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
Downtown merchants extend Thursday hours for the Holidays. On November 16 & 30 and December 7 & 21 your favorite downtown merchants will be open in the evenings to fit your busy schedule and to offer you their personalized service. Afterwards, catch a show or enjoy dinner at one of... Read More
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November 25, 2017, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
What a perfect opportunity to gather with family and friends and make some holiday memories. Find a comfortable spot along Jefferson Street and relax while you watch one of Burlington's best shows. The parade begins at 8th & Jefferson Streets and proceeds east down to Main Street. It's a very... Read More
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Greater Burlington Partnership
November 30, 2017, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
Downtown merchants extend Thursday hours for the Holidays. On November 16 & 30 and December 7 & 21 your favorite downtown merchants will be open in the evenings to fit your busy schedule and to offer you their personalized service. Afterwards, catch a show or enjoy dinner at one of... Read More
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Greater Burlington Partnership
December 7, 2017, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
Downtown merchants extend Thursday hours for the Holidays. On November 16 & 30 and December 7 & 21 your favorite downtown merchants will be open in the evenings to fit your busy schedule and to offer you their personalized service. Afterwards, catch a show or enjoy dinner at one of... Read More
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December 14, 2017, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
Join us to experience a magical night in Downtown Burlington! Dozens of storefronts will come alive during the annual Living Windows celebration! This favorite holiday event, sponsored by TD&T Financial Group, includes lights, carolers, story readings, crafts, decorations, gingerbread houses, free horse drawn carriage rides, and much more. Santa Claus... Read More
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Downtown
Greater Burlington Partnership
December 21, 2017, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
Downtown merchants extend Thursday hours for the Holidays. On November 16 & 30 and December 7 & 21 your favorite downtown merchants will be open in the evenings to fit your busy schedule and to offer you their personalized service. Afterwards, catch a show or enjoy dinner at one of... Read More
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