Oakville News

The 2016 RBC Canadian Open is Fast Approaching!

In just over a week the RBC Canadian Open returns to Glen Abbey Golf Club for the record breaking 28th time. This exciting event is one of Oakville’s highlights of the year. Thousands of visitors and Oakville residents flock to the course to watch the pro’s compete. This year, several Oakville hotels are offering special rates […]

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The Visit Oakville Ambassadors are Out and About!

Tis the season to get out and enjoy the warm weather in Oakville. Visit Oakville is here to answer any and all questions you might have about the Town. The Visit Oakville Ambassador Program is in full swing, we can help you plan a fun filled day in the Town. You can find our knowledgeable […]

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We’re hiring! Visit Oakville Ambassadors

Position Title: Visit Oakville Ambassador Reports to: BIA (Bronte, Downtown) Executive Directors Pay: $11.25 per hour Job Type: Part-time contract (approximately 24 hours per week, includes weekends and holidays) Job Duration: Late May – Labour Day Location: Bronte Village, Downtown Oakville and/or special events Close Date: 5pm on Wednesday, May 4, 2016 Position Summary: Oakville […]

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Oakville played a pivotal role in the Underground Railroad

Once Upon a City: A ‘Promised Land’ for slaves on the run Toronto and Oakville were among Ontario’s key stops on the Underground Railroad Read the full article from the Toronto Star here: http://www.thestar.com/yourtoronto/once-upon-a-city-archives/2016/02/18/once-upon-a-city-a-promised-land-for-slaves-on-the-run.html Feature image courtesy of the Oakville Museum.

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Travel: Oakville has its old-town charms

By: George Bailey, Special to Postmedia Network http://www.stcatharinesstandard.ca/2016/01/28/travel-oakville-has-its-old-town-charms Ellen and I headed out on a midweek morning to this lovely community on the shores of Lake Ontario, an easy one-hour drive from St. Catharines. Once I crossed over the Burlington Skyway, I took the first cutoff at Burlington to Lakeshore Road (Hwy 2) and hugged […]

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Black Friday 2015

Do you love to shop? Are you an extreme saver? There are many places hosting Black Friday 2015 sales here in Oakville! We’ve scoured some of your favorite Black Friday stores and found some deals! Oakville Place Join us for Black Friday 2015 shopping on Friday, November 27th! Mall doors open at 8:00 A.M.  Find exclusive Black […]

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Winter Events in Oakville

The holiday season is just around the corner and there are lots of Winter events happening in Oakville. Downtown Oakville has so many great activities happening this year that you don’t want to miss out on! Tree Lighting Ceremony This year the Tree Lighting Ceremony will be happening on November 20th, 2015 at 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. […]

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Annual General Meeting

The Board of the Oakville Tourism Partnership is holding its Annual General Meeting on Tuesday, October 27, 2015. Join us as we review accomplishments from the past year, and look forward to future plans.   Details: Tuesday, October 27, 2015 2:00 – 3:30pm   Oakville Room at Town Hall 1225 Trafalgar Road Please RSVP by […]

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Oakville Mobile App

Oakville Mobile App allows everyone to be in the know, share information, get connected and access key online services — anywhere, anytime — with the official mobile app for the Town of Oakville. New and enhanced functions will be added as they become available. We look forward to connecting with you! Features include: · Push notifications: […]

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Halton Pumpkin Trail 2015

Come to the town of Oakville to get your free copy of the Halton Pumpkin Trail 2015. This years edition includes voucher coupons for restaurants, events, farms and much more! The vouchers are valid from September 14th until October 31st, 2015. There is also a self guided map included connects all residents, visitors and their […]

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