Events in Oakville

December 2016

Kerr Village Christmas Tree Lighting

Friday, December 2, 2016
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Heritage Square

Save the date! Kerr Village Christmas Tree Lighting Festival - Friday December 2nd from 5-8pm. Heritage Square - 340 Kerr Street Free Admission Appearance by Santa, Mrs. Claus, The Elf, McGruff the Crime Dog, Town Crier & Invited Dignitaries. This [...]

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2016 Christmas Concert

Sunday, December 4, 2016
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

QEPCCC Black Box Theatre

Join us for our Annual Christmas Concert! Canadian Caribbean Association of Halton Celebrate the season with an afternoon of free music and entertainment featuring Calypso singer Roger Gibbs, a Ballet Creole dance performance, and the CCAH steelpan band. Admission Free [...]

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The Greatest Gift

Tuesday, December 6, 2016
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Oakville Centre, Willson Auditorium

Grace Academy and Spurrell Singing Studio An evening of song and dance presented by students of Grace Academy and Spurrell Singing Studio. From the North Pole to Bethlehem, you will find the greatest gift that we have been given this [...]

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All Wrapped Up

Wednesday, December 7, 2016
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Balletomane Inc. is proud to present their annual winter show.  Please enjoy this performance which includes excerpts from Petipa's "Raymonda", as well as new choreographic works from their talented staff.  The performances are in two acts with Act 1 running [...]

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All Wrapped Up

Thursday, December 8, 2016
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Balletomane Inc. is proud to present their annual winter show.  Please enjoy this performance which includes excerpts from Petipa's "Raymonda", as well as new choreographic works from their talented staff.  The performances are in two acts with Act 1 running [...]

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Natalie MacMaster & Donnell Leahy present: A CELTIC FAMILY CHRISTMAS

Friday, December 9, 2016
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Oakville Centre, Willson Auditorium

Ticket Information Regular $82 | Big Ticket $75 | Big Ticket Plus $71 This holiday season join Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy, the award-winning fiddle virtuosos, in an intimate and unique Christmas concert series you will never forget. With the [...]

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A Sound of Music Sing-A-Long

Saturday, December 10, 2016
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

A Sound of Music Sing-A-Long Recommended for all ages. For those of you not yet converted, Sing-a-Long-a Sound of Music is a screening of the classic Julie Andrews film musical in glorious, full-screen technicolor, complete with subtitles so that the [...]

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Family Christmas

Sunday, December 11, 2016
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Oakville Centre, Willson Auditorium

Ticket Information Adults: $25 Senior: $21 Student/Child: $13 $65 for a family of 2 adults and 2 children: use promo code family Come and enjoy a one hour concert for the whole family.  Featuring the voices of the Oakville Children's [...]

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Home for the Holidays

Monday, December 12, 2016
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Oakville Centre, Willson Auditorium

White Oaks Secondary School The WOSS Music department presents their annual concert. Single seats: $15 Use promo code WOSS16 to get two tickets for $25 For more information visit www.oakvillecentre.ca

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Susan Aglukark Dreaming of Home

Thursday, December 15, 2016
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Susan Aglukark Dreaming of Home Susan Aglukark is one of Canada’s most unique and most honored artists. An Inuk from Arviat, Nunavut. Dreaming Of Home is a collection of uplifting contemporary seasonal favourites, a combination of traditional and contemporary music, sung [...]

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A John McDermott Family Christmas

Friday, December 16, 2016
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Oakville Centre, Willson Auditorium

Join renowned and beloved Canadian tenor John McDermott as he delivers holiday cheer to Oakville with his annual Christmas celebration. As is John's tradition, he will sing holiday favourites, tasteful Remembrance tributes, and highlights from his celebrated musical career. All [...]

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A Christmas Carol

Saturday, December 17, 2016
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

A Christmas Carol Scrooge’s journey in A Christmas Carol is to discover the true meaning of Christmas comes alive with song, dance, special effects and a brilliant cast led by Rod Campbell (nine seasons at Shaw Festival, Ragtime on Broadway) as Scrooge. [...]

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Max & Ruby in the Nutcracker Suite

Sunday, December 18, 2016
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Max & Ruby in the Nutcracker Suite Max & Ruby bring to life a wonderful tradition this holiday season as they take to the stage their most magical performance yet! It's Christmas Eve, and Ruby is busy trimming the tree, [...]

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Max & Ruby in the Nutcracker Suite

Sunday, December 18, 2016
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Max & Ruby in the Nutcracker Suite Max & Ruby bring to life a wonderful tradition this holiday season as they take to the stage their most magical performance yet! It's Christmas Eve, and Ruby is busy trimming the tree, [...]

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Harp and Holly Christmas Concert

Sunday, December 18, 2016
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

St. John's United Church

Canada's most prolific and influential Celtic harpist Sharlene Wallace joins violinist/violist Sandra Swannell and fingerstyle guitar virtuoso Terry Young in bringing their annual concert celebration of Christmas to Oakville. Harp & Holly weaves a tapestry of yuletide magic with their [...]

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Beauty and the Beast - A Holiday Pantomime

Wednesday, December 21, 2016 - Thursday, December 29, 2016
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Oakville Centre, Willson Auditorium

December 21 to 23 & 28 to 29 , 7 p.m. and December 28 to 29 , 2 p.m. It's Beauty and the Beast like you've never seen it before! A hilarious, interactive spin on the traditional, this family show [...]

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Circus Labyrinth

Saturday, December 31, 2016
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Circus Labyrinth Recommended for ages 7 and up. This vibrant new show features exciting circus performances, including trapeze, cyr wheel, juggling, clown work, skipping, Spanish webs, silks and more. Zacada, former Cirque du Soleil alumni, is known for its innovative [...]

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Circus Labyrinth

Saturday, December 31, 2016
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Circus Labyrinth Recommended for ages 7 and up. This vibrant new show features exciting circus performances, including trapeze, cyr wheel, juggling, clown work, skipping, Spanish webs, silks and more. Zacada, former Cirque du Soleil alumni, is known for its innovative [...]

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January 2017

Oakville's Polar Bear Dip

Sunday, January 1, 2017
12:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Coronation Park

Join hundreds of dippers and thousands of spectators at Coronation Park in Oakville as they take the plunge into the icy cold waters of Lake Ontario to help provide clean water in developing countries. Registration and live music begins at [...]

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As I Lay Dying

Friday, January 6, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

As I lay Dying As I lay Dying: The highly-esteemed multiple Dora Awardwinning Theatre Smith-Gilmour presents a darkly comic tour-de-force, in an original adaptation of the Southern gothic chronicle of the Bundren family’s odyssey across the Mississippi countryside to bury [...]

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Digging Roots

Friday, January 20, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Digging Roots Multi-award and JUNO winning alternative roots duo, Digging Roots, bring their nomadic wanderlust to sonic terrain. Husband and wife team Raven Kanatakta and ShoShona Kish trade lead vocals, continuing to fluidly compliment each other’s strengths while going from [...]

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February 2017

Los Lobos

Wednesday, February 1, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Los Lobos Los Lobos' popular song, La Bamba, their worldwide crossover hit from the 1987 film reached #1 on the U.S. and UK singles chart. After celebrating their 40th anniversary with the cleverly titled 2013 live album Disconnected In New [...]

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Rhapsody in Black

Thursday, February 2, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Rhapsody in Black Rhapsody in Black is a one man show that explores LeLand Gantt’s personal journey to understand and eventually transcend racism in America. We follow his spellbinding life story. How he manages to cope with the various psychological [...]

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Mike Mandel- Master Hypnotist

Friday, February 10, 2017
8:30 pm - 11:30 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Mike Mandel- Master Hypnotist Master Hypnotist, Mike Mandel, brings his multi-award winning hypnosis show to Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts. In a career spanning over 40 years, and 3 continents, Mike is one of the most imitated acts in [...]

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Mike Mandel- Master Hypnotist

Saturday, February 11, 2017
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Mike Mandel- Master Hypnotist Master Hypnotist, Mike Mandel, brings his multi-award winning hypnosis show to Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts. In a career spanning over 40 years, and 3 continents, Mike is one of the most imitated acts in [...]

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The Tea Party

Thursday, February 16, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

The Tea Party With a career spanning over 15 years and 8 major-label releases, The Tea Party composed of Jeff Martin (vocals, guitar), Jeff Burrows (drums) and Stuart Chatwood (bass), have successfully gained the attention of fans on a worldwide [...]

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Lisa Loeb

Friday, February 17, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Lisa Loeb Grammy-nominated singer/songwriter Lisa Loeb started her career with the platinum selling Number 1 hit song Stay (I Missed You) from the film Reality Bites. To this day, she is still the only artist to have a Number 1 [...]

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Whitehorse

Friday, February 24, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Whitehorse Whitehorse formed in 2010 by husband and wife solo musicians Luke Doucet and Melissa McClelland. The two toured in each other’s bands for years, but they put aside their award winning individual careers to build a new band out [...]

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MonkeyJunk and the Harpoonist & the Axe Murderer

Saturday, February 25, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

MonkeyJunk and the Harpoonist & the Axe Murderer Ottawa-based MonkeyJunk bring an accessible and refreshing blend of swamp-rock roots and blues to the table. They have won a collective 20 Maple Blues Awards, two Canadian Independent Music Awards, a Blues [...]

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March 2017

Steve Hackett - Genesis Revisited with Classic Hackett

Thursday, March 2, 2017
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Former Genesis guitarist and prog legend Steve Hackett is returning with an exciting new show for 2017. Celebrating the 40th anniversary of the classic Genesis album Wind and Wuthering, Steve and his band will be performing several tracks from the [...]

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Maple Syrup Festival 2017 at Bronte Creek

Saturday, March 4, 2017 - Sunday, March 26, 2017
9:30 am - 3:00 pm

Bronte Creek Provincial Park

Join us for some winter family fun at the Maple Syrup Festival 2017 at Bronte Creek. Fresh Ontario maple syrup begins flowing at Bronte Creek Provincial Park on the first Saturday in March when the park’s annual Maple Syrup Festival [...]

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Moon Mouse

Monday, March 13, 2017

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Moon Mouse 1:00pm & 7:00pm A cosmic adventure about celebrating differences. Marvin the moon mouse wants to be popular. Constantly bullied and picked on by the “cool” rats, he is labeled as a looser and a geek. To get away [...]

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Stephen Fearing

Tuesday, March 21, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Stephen Fearing Stephen Fearing’s music embodies a fierce intelligence, a haunting candor, and a steady-handed pursuit of fleeting beauty. He exudes an abiding love for his craft and a respect for his audience that is reflected in two Juno awards [...]

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The Honouring

Friday, March 24, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

THE HONOURING The Honouring is a site-specific multi-disciplinary performance honouring First Nations warriors of the War of 1812 and features Onkwehonwe families who sacrificed to protect Haudenosaunee sovereignty, culture and land. Audiences will be immersed in a history that is [...]

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Elephant & Piggie's 'We Are In A Play!'

Sunday, March 26, 2017
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

'Elephant & Piggie's We Are In A Play!' Elephant & Piggie's We Are in a Play!, is a brand-new vaudevillian romp of a musical, Elephant Gerald and Piggie sing and dance their way through plenty of pachydermal peril and swiney [...]

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April 2017

TooNice

Saturday, April 22, 2017
8:30 pm - 11:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

TooNice The party has begun! TooNice is a high energy reggae ska band from Wasaga Beach Ontario. Under the influence of Jamaican reggae, SoCal reggae ska and British ska, TooNice has created the original sound of The Canadian Shield. Five [...]

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Glory

Wednesday, April 26, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Glory Inspired by the epic battles of childhood and a passion for action films, Glory examines the complexities of violent behaviour and its glorification in our mediadrenched culture. Through a cinematic lens, with first- person video material, Glory takes the [...]

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Immortal Chi

Thursday, April 27, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Immortal Chi From the producer of the worldwide hit Shaolin Warriors comes a spectacular new fusion of Chinese martial arts and jaw-dropping acrobatics, accompanied by an all-female percussion ensemble. Immortal Chi weaves a compelling narrative around a Tai-Chi master and [...]

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Fred Penner

Sunday, April 30, 2017
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Fred Penner Like the precious ingredients in your favourite feel good soup, his combination of warmth, ease, enthusiasm and grace bring nourishment too often lacking in these turbulent times. The two-time JUNO winner for Best Children’s Album Sing with Fred [...]

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Fred Penner

Sunday, April 30, 2017
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Fred Penner Like the precious ingredients in your favourite feel good soup, his combination of warmth, ease, enthusiasm and grace bring nourishment too often lacking in these turbulent times. The two-time JUNO winner for Best Children’s Album Sing with Fred [...]

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May 2017

Baby Boom

Wednesday, May 3, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Baby Boom BOOM: An explosive one-man stage documentary chronicling the post-war Baby Boom years. From the creative team behind MacHomer and Bigger Than Jesus, comes an explosive solo performance that documents the music, culture and politics of the Baby Boom [...]

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Matthew & Jill Barber "The Family Album"

Thursday, May 4, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Matthew & Jill Barber "The Family Album" A lifetime of collaboration comes together for these celebrated Canadian artists, siblings Matthew & Jill Barber, with The Family Album. The Family Album touches on the great Canadian songbook, from Ian Tyson’s Summer Wages, [...]

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Tanya Tagaq

Friday, May 5, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Tanya Tagaq In Concert with Nanook of the North Tanya Tagaq, Polaris Music Prize winner and three-time Juno award nominee, reclaims the controversial 1922 silent film Nanook of the North - considered the world’s first major work of non-fiction filmmaking. The [...]

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Bageshree Vaze's Global Bollywood

Thursday, May 18, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Bageshree Vaze's Global Bollywood Bageshree Vaze's Global Bollywood is an eclectic celebration of music and dance highlighting India's film music history. Just as Hollywood evolved following World War II, the Hindi film industry flourished by adapting a musical format which [...]

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July 2017

Canada Day at Bronte 2017

Saturday, July 1, 2017
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

Bronte Heritage Waterfront Park

Canada Day at Bronte 2017 Join us for Oakville’s Canada Day in Bronte’s Heritage Waterfront Park on Friday, July 1, 2017 from 11:00 am – 11:00 pm for the party of the summer! This FREE all-day family festival celebrates how [...]

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2017 RBC Canadian Open

Monday, July 24, 2017 - Sunday, July 30, 2017
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Glen Abbey Golf Club

Golf Canada and RBC are pleased to announce that Glen Abbey Golf Club in Oakville, Ont., has been selected to host the 2017 edition of the RBC Canadian Open. The Jack Nicklaus-designed layout in Oakville, Ont., will host Canada’s National [...]

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September 2017

British Car Day 2017

Sunday, September 17, 2017
8:00 am - 3:00 pm

Bronte Creek Provincial Park

British Car Day is the largest event of its kind in North America, drawing 1000 British cars and over 8,000 spectators in one day. Hosted annually by the Toronto Triumph Club, on the third Sunday of September. Since its inaugural [...]

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