Oakville News

British Car Day is Coming – Book Your Hotel Stay Soon

The 34th annual British Car Day is coming to Bronte Creek Provincial Park on Sept. 17, 2017, bringing over 1,000 British cars and over 8,000 British car enthusiasts to the beautiful town of Oakville. Visitors are in luck, though, as several hotels in the area are offering special deals for the occasion. Read on for […]

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Sensational September: Five Unforgettable Oakville Events Coming Next Month

The month of September brings with it many changes: Students return to school. The weather starts to cool down. Even the leaves change colour. But one thing that never changes is Oakville’s vibrant culture. That energy will be on full display next month with exciting events sure to impress visitors of all ages and interests. […]

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Oakville On Screen: Cinematic Sites in Town

You may have recently heard about the film The Meaning of Life winning the Film.ca Audience Choice Award at the 2017 Willson Oakville Film Festival.  What you may not know is that the film was shot entirely within the former site of the Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital (OTMH). And the film is not alone. Over […]

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150 Years of Oakville on Display at QEPCCC

  (Appearing originally in the July 14 issue of the Oakville Beaver) From Deerskin to Dolls: 150 Years of Oakville at QEPCCC   “As friends are the family you choose, Canada is the land many of us have chosen for ourselves and for our descendants.” So reads one of the 110 quotes that line the […]

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The Canadian Open is Coming – Book Your Hotel Stay Today

In just two weeks, the RBC Canadian Open will be returning to Glen Abbey Golf Club for the third year in a row. This will be the course’s record 29th time hosting the Triple Crown tournament since its inaugural Open in 1977. From July 24-30, the Oakville club will play host to PGA pros and […]

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10 Outstanding Oakville Offerings to Experience this Summer

Summer is a time to relax, enjoy the great weather and get out to exciting events, but sometimes the options can be overwhelming. Luckily, we’ve got you covered with a list of 10 spectacular summer standouts in Oakville.   1. Downtown Oakville’s Summertime (June 8 – September 3) Downtown Oakville Come downtown any weekend this […]

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Highlights from the 2017 Visit Oakville FAM Tour Scavenger Hunt

[View the story “Oakville’s Hidden Gems Rediscovered During Visit Oakville FAM Tour Scavenger Hunt ” on Storify]

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Exciting Canada 150 Announcement from Visit Oakville

Visit Oakville 1225 Trafalgar Rd. Oakville, Ontario Canada L6H 0H3 PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Visit Oakville to receive federal funding to support Canada 150 initiatives Oakville, ON, May 29, 2017 – Visit Oakville has announced that it will be receiving federal funding from the Canada Summer Jobs program to help promote the town’s Canada […]

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More Canada 150 Job Opportunities for the Summer

  Position Title: Visit Oakville Canada 150 Coordinator Pay: $12.07 per hour Job Type: Part-time contract (approximately 30 hours per week) Job Duration: 14 weeks Location: Town Hall Position Summary: Oakville welcomes well over one million visitors to town each year, and summer is peak visitor season. This season is extra exciting, with Canada 150 activities […]

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Summer Jobs in Oakville for Canada 150

Share your enthusiasm for Oakville with visitors from around the globe! Position Title: Visit Oakville Ambassador – Canada 150 Pay: $12.07 per hour Job Type: Part-time contract (approximately 30 hours per week, includes weekends and holidays) Job Duration: Late May – Labour Day Location: Various locations around town Position Summary: Oakville welcomes well over one million […]

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