Oakville News

Oakville’s Children’s Festival

The Town of Oakville and Tim Hortons are proud to present the Oakville Children’s Festival — an arts and culture playground for kids of all ages! Enjoy FREE live performances and fun events including interactive cultural activities that are sure to make your child’s eyes light up and put a smile on your face. Join us […]

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5 Ideas for Father’s Day

Looking for that perfect gift for Dad? Oakville has some great options 1. Defy the law of gravity If Dad is the adventurous type, he’ll love a trip to Oakville’s iFLY! For anyone who wants to experience flying without the added fear of extreme heights iFLY has the wind tunnel of your dreams! It’s an opportunity to experience […]

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Canada Day at Bronte

Looking for something fun to do on Canada Day this year? Bronte Harbour has some exciting events happening for all ages! The festival is free all-day to celebrate how proud we are to be Canadian. This annual Oakville tradition welcomes upwards of 50, 000 people celebrating by end of day in Bronte’s gorgeous Heritage Waterfront […]

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RBC Canadian Open

On June 1st, 2015, Glen Abbey Golf Course hosted a media conference for the RBC Canadian Open. The open will occur from July 20th to 26th. The golf course will be closed to the public for a week prior to the open, due to set up, and will reopen on the 28th. It was announced at […]

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Mothers Day in Oakville

Mother’s Day is your opportunity to take the time to appreciate your mom and all the things she does for you. To spend some time together or to attempt to repay her in gifts to thank her for being her. Sometimes it can be difficult to think of that perfect gift or outing to take […]

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Visit Oakville Ambassador positions

Oakville Tourism Partnership (Visit Oakville) is hiring seasonal part-time contract positions. Position Title: Visit Oakville Ambassador Reports to: BIA (Bronte, Downtown, Kerr) Executive Directors Pay: $11 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 Kerr […]

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Oakville Tourism Partnerhip Annual General Meeting

Flying High The Board of the Oakville Tourism Partnership is holding its Annual General Meeting on Wednesday September 10th, 2014. Join us as we review accomplishments from 2013 and early 2014, and look forward to future plans. Special Guest Speaker: Alain Guerin President & CEO, iFLY Toronto Details: Wednesday, September 10th, 2014 1pm – 3pm […]

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Job Posting

Attention friendly, outgoing students with a love for Oakville! Position: Visit Oakville Ambassadors Number of positions: 6 Pay: $11 per hour Job Type: Part-time contract (14 hours a week minimum, weekends and holidays) Job Duration: Seasonal (until Labour Day) Location: Bronte Village, Downtown Oakville, Kerr Village Close Date: July 9, 2014  Position Summary: Oakville welcomes approximately […]

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CHCH story on 50 Shades of Black exhibit

Courtesy: CHCH, July 2, 2014 Vogue magazine famously compared a 1926 short, black, Chanel dress to the Model T-Ford — timeless and elegant. Now, the Oakville museum is celebrating black’s lasting impact on women’s fashion in a new exhibition called “50 Shades of Black.” The exhibition includes 50 black dresses from the past 150 years. […]

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Oakville raises the flag for Ontario Tourism Week

Oakville offers visitors lots to do and see submitted photo Raising the flag for Tourism Oakville are, from left, Oakville Mayor Rob Burton, Adrian Uracz, an instructor at iFLY Toronto and iFLY Toronto CEO Alain Guerin, Satish Palasseri, chair of Oakville Tourism Partnership and general manager of Quality Suites Oakville — and the RBC Canadian […]

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