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Why 'Lakeside a La Carte' is the Ultimate Summer Party

Summer has flown by hasn’t it? And it’s left us with memories of many sunny weekends spent enjoying our gorgeous waterfront.

We’re really spoiled here in Burlington with back-to-back festivals, events, and parties hosted on our sprawling lakefront lawn, beautiful beach and quaint downtown streets. Starting with Sound of Music in June followed by Canada Day, A Taste of Burlington, Saturdays in the Square, Chefs Around the Block, the Sandcastle Festival and so much more — it’s almost as if the party on the waterfront never stops. That is, until Canada’s Largest Ribfest signals the end of summer over the Labour Day long weekend.

But there’s one party I had never tried before until this year, and I don’t know why it took me so long. Lakeside à La Carte is perhaps not as widely known as some of these other events, but we found it holds true to its promise of being Burlington’s Ultimate Summer Party.

Here are a dozen reasons why.

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