Events in Oakville

March 2017

Foodiepreneur: The Business of Food

Tuesday, March 28, 2017
8:30 am - 12:00 pm

Halton Regional Centre

Want to learn the best recipe for starting and running a successful food business? Join us and learn the right ingredients. Spotlight Speakers: Tess Gonzalez of Bread 'N Batter As the founder of Bread 'n Batter (breadnbatter.ca), Tess has always [...]

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22nd Annual Awards for Business Excellence Gala

Wednesday, March 29, 2017
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Oakville Conference and Banquet Centre

The Oakville Awards for Business Excellence Gala is one of Oakville's most prestigious events of the year. Celebrate exemplary models of excellence and community service by Oakville's businesses. Be part of this wonderful evening that honours the nominees and announces [...]

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Hotel California Concert

Thursday, March 30, 2017
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

St. Volodymyr Cultural Centre

Hotel California began in the 1980's and has toured around the world performing tribute concerts and setting the stage for high class productions. Join the band for an evening of great music on March 30th. All proceeds from the event [...]

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April 2017

The Oakville Lifestyle Home Show

Friday, April 7, 2017 - Sunday, April 9, 2017
3:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Glen Abbey Community Centre

Friday, April 7: 3 - 8 p.m. Saturday, April 8: 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. Sunday, April 9: 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. Event Information Bring the whole family to the Oakville Lifestyle Home Show April 7 to 9, 2017! At the [...]

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Good Friday Walk

Friday, April 14, 2017
9:00 am - 12:00 pm

St. Dominic's Parish

The St. James Parish Youth Group and the Knights of Columbus Marian Council #3881 invite the community to participate in the annual Good Friday Walk on April 14, 2017, starting at 9 a.m. at St. Dominic's Parish. Parking will be provided [...]

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Bronte Easter EGGstravaganza

Saturday, April 15, 2017
10:00 am - 12:30 pm

Bronte Heritage Waterfront Park

Families will have an opportunity to come on down and visit with the Easter Bunny at the Bronte Heritage Park Gazebo. On Saturday, April 15 the festivities begin at 10:00am Kids! From 11:00am to 12:30pm if you drop by shops in Bronte [...]

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Bunny Hop Downtown Oakville

Saturday, April 15, 2017
11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Downtown Oakville

Returning with a new hop in its step, is the Downtown BIA’s Bunny Hop. Enjoy the things that make Easter fun. Come to the square to see some live bunnies from Safari Science, enter a colouring contest, make an Easter [...]

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Oakville Choral Society Spring Concert

Friday, April 21, 2017
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Clearview Christian Reform Church

In honour of Canada 150, the Oakville Choral Society’s spring concerts will celebrate the music of Canadian composers and feature the world premiere of The Canadian Maple by OCS Music Director, David Bowser. The Canadian Maple is a multi-media composition, [...]

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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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An Evening with Berg, Murphy, Northey & Page

Tuesday, April 25, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

An Evening with Berg, Murphy, Northey & Page This is a once in a lifetime opportunity to witness a ‘super-group’ quartet, Mo Berg (The Pursuit of Happiness), Chris Murphy (Sloan), Craig Northey (Odds) & Steven Page (ex- BNL) singing their [...]

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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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Dog Guides Spring Open House

Saturday, April 29, 2017
9:30 am - 3:00 pm

Dog Guides

The 2017 Spring Open House will feature a silent auction and the opportunity to learn first-hand about Dog Guides. Tour the facilities, see demonstrations from all of the Dog Guide programs, and learn about the volunteer and foster puppy programs. [...]

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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

Oakville Youth Week

Monday, May 1, 2017 - Sunday, May 7, 2017


Oakville Celebrates National Youth Week – May 1 - 7. Every year Oakville celebrates youth during Youth Week! This year, Youth Week will take place between May 1 to 7, with free activities, learning opportunities and events for all to enjoy. Youth Week events are [...]

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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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Distress Centre Walk 2017

Saturday, May 6, 2017
10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Lions Valley Park

Join the Distress Centre Oakville for the annual Walk on Saturday, May 6 at Lions' Valley Park in Oakville. This family-friendly event raises awareness of mental health in our community and support for the Distress Centre Oakville. Bring your family, friends [...]

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Oakville Mandarin MS Walk

Sunday, May 7, 2017
9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Central West Specialized Developmental Services

Join the Mandarin MS walk and help with a country-wide collective effort to help improve the lives of Canadians affected by MS. The dollars raised will be invested in world-leading MS research happening within Canada. Join friends and neighbours as [...]

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Birmingham Bank Bed Challenge

Sunday, May 7, 2017
10:00 am - 1:30 pm

Downtown Oakville

The 11th annual Birmingham Bank Bed Challenge is a month-long fundraiser campaign which concludes with an exciting hospital bed race through downtown Oakville. For than 40 bank branches from across Oakville work together to raise funds to purchase new patient [...]

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Share the Hope Walk

Sunday, May 7, 2017
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Coronation Park

Take part with your family and friends in the 2017 Share the Hope Walk on Sunday, May 7, 2017, to raise awareness and funds of single parent families who are facing homelessness. The fourth annual Share the Hope Walk is a [...]

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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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OakvilleGreen Garage Sale

Saturday, May 27, 2017
8:00 am - 1:00 pm

Oakville Town Hall

The community is invited to Oakvillegreen's Community Garage Sale in the parking lot of Oakville Town Hall on Saturday, May 27, 2017 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Shop over 80 parking spaces full of deals and dine at the BBQ [...]

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Peace of Minds Walk

Sunday, May 28, 2017
10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Coronation Park

Entering into it's 24th year, the Peace of Minds Walk is the Schizophrenia Society of Ontario's signature fundraising event. With supporters coming together across Ontario, from Ottawa to Toronto to St. Catharines, the walk is the Schizophrenia Society of Ontario's [...]

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June 2017

Oakville Farmer's Market & Cultural Activities

Saturday, June 3, 2017
8:00 am - 2:00 pm

Downtown Oakville

Downtown Oakville will come alive with cultural events and activities every Saturday from June to October thanks to Oakville’s Summer Cultural Connection, a summer events initiative launched by the Town of Oakville and supported by a generous donation from Union [...]

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Community Spirit Awards

Wednesday, June 7, 2017
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Queen Elizabeth Park Community and Cultural Centre

Join us as we recognize and celebrate the leadership and commitment of Oakville’s community  champions at the 15th Annual Oakville Community Spirit Awards on Wednesday, June 7, 2017. The Oakville Community Spirit Awards recognize, honour, and celebrate individuals, organizations, businesses [...]

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Mayors Historical Picnic

Sunday, June 11, 2017
12:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Lakeside Park

Enjoy an afternoon of family fun on Oakville’s beautiful lakefront at the Mayor’s Historical Picnic in the Park. Everyone is welcome at this event hosted by the Oakville Historical Society and admission is FREE! Bring a picnic lunch and lawn [...]

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Relay for Life

Friday, June 16, 2017
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm

Coronation Park

Relay For Life is a community fundraising event where Canadians across the country join together in the fight against cancer. Relay participants walk or run together around a track or path at a local school, park or fairground, passing a [...]

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Summer Solstice Yogathon

Wednesday, June 21, 2017
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Centennial Square

Calling all yogis, health enthusiasts and sun-lovers! Celebrate International Yoga Day at the Town of Oakville’s Summer Solstice Yogathon in Towne Square on June 21, 2017. This event will offer a full day of FREE yoga facilitated by a selection of the town’s [...]

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Oakville Family Ribfest

Friday, June 23, 2017 - Sunday, June 25, 2017
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

Sheridan College

The Co-operators Oakville Family Ribfest is located at Sheridan College, Trafalgar Road Campus – 1430 Trafalgar Road, Oakville, Ontario L6H 2L1 Dates: June 23-25, 2017 Hours: Friday: 4 to 11 p.m. Saturday: 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Sunday: 11 a.m. [...]

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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

Happy 150th Birthday Canada! Join the Bronte Business Improvement Area for this FREE all-day family festival celebrating Canada’s 150th birthday! Oakville’s Canada Day is presented by Lexus of Oakville and the over 200 business merchants of the Bronte Village Business [...]

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Oakville Children's Festival

Sunday, July 9, 2017
9:00 am - 4:00 pm


The festival will return to Oakville's Coronation Park on Sunday, July 9, 2017! Plans are underway for the fourth annual Oakville Children's Festival. Stay tuned as plans unfold for this event. To get involved in this years festival or for [...]

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Midnight Madness

Friday, July 14, 2017
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm

Towne Square

Enjoy Downtown Oakville’s largest retail event of the year, featuring food, live music, entertainment and lots of community spirit! With over six blocks of free family-friendly entertainment and brag-worthy deals available right through to midnight, this is an evening of excitement [...]

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RBC Canadian Open 5K Run

Saturday, July 22, 2017
9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Glen Abbey Golf Club

The RBC Canadian Open 5K, which is open to golf fans, runners and walkers, takes participants through a five kilometre route of the Glen Abbey Golf Club layout. The route begins at the first tee of Glen Abbey’s championship course [...]

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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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August 2017

TD Songs of Summer Festival

Saturday, August 19, 2017
10:00 am - 9:00 pm

Downtown Oakville

Returning this year, with a new note or two, is the TD Songs of Summer Festival. Celebrate what makes Oakville great, with live music of all genres by local artists, fun family activities, shows, great food, and more. There is always [...]

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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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November 2017

Oakville Santa Clause Parade

Saturday, November 18, 2017
9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Downtown Oakville

Line the streets of Downtown Oakville to watch all of your favourite floats and plenty of new additions make their way along the parade route as part of this year's parade and help celebrate the spirit of Christmas in Oakville. [...]

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