Events in Oakville

April 2019

West End Jazz Series - "Here's to Life" Remembering Shirley Horn

Saturday, April 27, 2019
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm

Le Dome Banquet Hall

After two very successful seasons, West End Jazz Series moved to a new venue, the "Le Dome" It has better acoustics, room for us to grow, great food but still the same high quality of music that our audience is [...]

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May 2019

Oakville Youth Week

Wednesday, May 1, 2019 - Tuesday, May 7, 2019


Every year, Oakville celebrates National Youth Week with FREE activities, learning opportunities and events for youth ages 11-19.

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Ron James : Full Throttle

Thursday, May 2, 2019
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Ron James : Full Throttle Shantero Productions Thursday, May 2, 2019 7:30 p.m. Oakville Centre, AEG Liebherr Auditorium $65 Regular Seating Public onsale date is Friday, December 7 at 10 a.m. Award-winning comedian RON JAMES has been selling out theatres [...]

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Jadea Kelly & Jenie Thai

Friday, May 3, 2019
8:30 pm - 10:30 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Jadea Kelly & Jenie Thai Friday, May 3, 2019 8:30 p.m. Studio Theatre Tickets: $46 Regular Seating $39 Big Ticket Members $35 Big Ticket Plus Members Tickets on sale Big Ticket + Members: May 17 at 10 a.m. Big Ticket [...]

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Musical Paris

Saturday, May 4, 2019 - Sunday, May 5, 2019

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Musical Paris Oakville Symphony Saturday, May 4, 2019 8 p.m. Sunday, May 5, 2019 2 p.m. Oakville Centre, AEG Liebherr Auditorium $56 Regular Seating $50 Senior $39 Young Adult (to age 35) $ 27 Student Make it out for the [...]

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Spring Photography Workshop with Rob Stimpson

Saturday, May 4, 2019
9:30 am - 1:00 pm

Bronte Creek Provincial Park

Award-winning photographer, Rob Stimpson is hosting two spring photography workshops at Bronte Creek Provincial Park on May 5, 2018 at 9:30 a.m. and 1 p.m.

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Oakville Mandarin MS Walk

Sunday, May 5, 2019
8:30 am - 1:00 pm

Central West Specialized Developmental Services

Join the Oakville 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. This inspiring event brings [...]

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Birmingham Bed Race

Sunday, May 5, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm


Be part of the Birmingham Bed Race excitement on Sunday, May 5, 2019, by registering your team, decorating your own custom bed, and racing it down Lakeshore Road in Oakville to help raise funds for new patient beds for OTMH! You can [...]

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Historic Cemetery Walk

Sunday, May 5, 2019
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

St. Mary's Cemetery

Historic Cemetery Walk Sunday, May 5 from 1:30 to 3 p.m. Fee: $13.94. Age: 18+ Love history? Join us on a guided tour of Oakville/St. Mary's Cemetery led by community experts from the Oakville Historical Society. Learn about local historical events, unique carved [...]

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Oakville Symphony Youth Orchestra: Season Finale Concert

Sunday, May 5, 2019
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Oakville Symphony Youth Orchestra: Season Finale Concert Sunday, May 5, 2019 7:30 p.m. Oakville Centre, AEG Liebherr Auditorium $25 Regular Seating $20 Senior $20 Students The Oakville Symphony Youth Orchestra presents their Season Finale Concert.  One Hundred Forty talented young [...]

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Pink Floyd: Wish You Were Here - SOLD OUT

Friday, May 10, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Pink Floyd: Wish You Were Here THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT Friday, May 10, 2019 8 p.m. Oakville Centre, AEG Liebherr Auditorium Tickets: $65 Regular Seating $58 Big Ticket Members $54 Big Ticket Plus Members Founded by Craig Martin in [...]

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Oakville Choir for Children and Youth: Celebrating 25 Years of Song

Saturday, May 11, 2019

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Oakville Choir for Children and Youth: Celebrating 25 Years of Song Saturday, May 11, 2019 1:30 p.m. Saturday, May 11, 2019 4:30 p.m. Oakville Centre, AEG Liebherr Auditorium $25 Regular Seating $15 Children 12 and under $20 Senior This event [...]

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Spring Bloom

Saturday, May 11, 2019 - Sunday, May 12, 2019
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm


Spring Bloom is back in downtown Oakville. Welcome the warmer weather with activities Downtown to celebrate Mom on this Mother’s Day weekend. Enjoy a sip of tea and grab a bite to eat at one of our amazing restaurants or [...]

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Victorian Tea Party

Saturday, May 18, 2019 - Sunday, May 19, 2019

Bronte Creek Provincial Park

Learn how to make and enjoy a proper Victorian Tea! The program begins at 2 p.m. A late Victorian home and living history museum make the perfect setting.  Bring your Mom or date to enjoy this unique experience. Participation by [...]

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Spring Time on the Farm

Monday, May 20, 2019
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Bronte Creek Provincial Park

Celebrate spring the historical way on Victoria Day! Our Spring Time on the Farm event runs from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Spruce Lane Farmhouse and the surrounding farm. There will be live music, blacksmith display, heritage crafts and [...]

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The Unity of Humanity

Saturday, May 25, 2019
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Shaarei-Beth El Congregation

Recent world affairs confront us with events that speak of a rising tide of nationalism and forces that divide us from one another. The Unity of Humanity concert reflects on these trends, along with the pillars of peace and unity, [...]

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Pet Valu Walk for Dog Guides

Sunday, May 26, 2019
10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Lions Foundation of Canada Dog Guides

The Pet Valu Walk for Dog Guides is a national fundraising walk held in approximately 300 communities across Canada. It raises funds to help train Dog Guides for Canadians with visual, hearing, medical or physical disabilities. Each Walk is organized [...]

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Northeast Oakville Fair

Sunday, May 26, 2019
11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Iroquois Ridge Community Center

Enjoy a family-friendly day of activities, great food, live music and more at the 4th Annual Northeast Oakville Fair. Stay tuned for updates. For more information, please visit northeastoakvillefair.com.

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Family Art Workshop

Sunday, May 26, 2019
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Oakville Galleries

Bring the whole family to Oakville Galleries for an exhibition tour and hands-on family art workshop inspired by the work of Pio Abad. A parent or guardian must accompany children for the duration of their visit. This program is free [...]

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The Unity of Humanity

Sunday, May 26, 2019
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

St. Simon's Anglican Church

Recent world affairs confront us with events that speak of a rising tide of nationalism and forces that divide us from one another. The Unity of Humanity concert reflects on these trends, along with the pillars of peace and unity, [...]

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Tots and Pots

Wednesday, May 29, 2019 - Wednesday, June 5, 2019
9:30 am - 11:00 am

Oakville Museum at Erchless Estate

Tots and Pots is a special gardening program for young children to try out their green thumbs at the Oakville Museum! Children will have lots of fun planting seeds, decorating containers, and making flowering crafts. This is the perfect way [...]

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Authors on Art: Terri Favro

Thursday, May 30, 2019
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Oakville Galleries

Join us for our Authors on Art series with acclaimed writer Terri Favro. A novelist, essayist and storyteller, Favro writes about the Cold War as a fictional but familiar alternate reality in her novel Sputnik's Children and as the key inspiration for [...]

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June 2019

Videography Workshop at Bronte Creek

Saturday, June 1, 2019

Bronte Creek Provincial Park

In this two hour videography workshop, you will gain a greater understanding of what goes into a great video. Our friends from C.O.B. Life will go over tips and tricks that you will get to practice. These tips are bound to come in [...]

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Run for Lighthouse

Saturday, June 1, 2019
8:30 am - 11:30 am

Lions Valley Park

Come to Lion's Valley Park to walk or run for a great cause at the Run for Lighthouse. Featuring a 5K Fun Run, 5K Youth Challenge, 5K Walk 4 Fun, 1K Challenge, 100m Tots Trot, an awards ceremony, BBQ, entertainment and [...]

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2019 Gutsy Walk

Sunday, June 2, 2019
10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Bronte Heritage Waterfront Park

Join us on Sunday, June 2 at our 24th annual Gutsy Walk to walk, jog or run with us towards a future free from Crohn’s and colitis.

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Downtown Oakville Sidewalk Sale

Thursday, June 6, 2019 - Sunday, June 9, 2019

Downtown Oakville

Downtown Oakville will be hosting the 45th annual Sidewalk Sale with six full blocks of incredible “can’t believe I got this at this price” deals.

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Relay For Life Oakville

Friday, June 7, 2019 - Saturday, June 8, 2019
7:00 pm - 12:00 am

Bronte Creek Provincial Park

The Canadian Cancer Society Relay For Life is a nationwide event that brings communities together to celebrate survivors, honour those we’ve lost and commit to raising funds to fight all types of cancer. Every year, the enthusiasm and support from approximately 100,000 passionate participants means we can continue to make the most impact, against the most cancers across the country.

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Wellness and Fun Full Day Retreat

Saturday, June 8, 2019
9:00 am - 8:30 pm

Joshua Creek Heritage Art Centre

We are very excited to announce our FIRST EVER Wellness and Fun Full Day Retreat! This day will be ALL day.. don’t worry though, you will feel well rested & energized after a day with us. Come join us at [...]

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Veterans Salmon Derby

Saturday, June 15, 2019
6:00 am - 3:00 pm

Heritage Waterfront Park (Bronte)

The Annual Veterans Salmon Derby is dedicated to the emotional and physical healing of serving and retired Canadian Military personnel and family members through a fun fishing event on Lake Ontario and related activities. Healing from the challenges of serving [...]

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Oakville Family Ribfest

Friday, June 21, 2019 - Sunday, June 23, 2019

Sheridan College

Kick off summer with some fun! There’s something to do for everyone at the The Oakville Family Ribfest! Ribs, cold beer and live music are complemented by hours of fun for kids in the PlayZone, lots of great shopping in [...]

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Plein Air Painting Day

Sunday, June 23, 2019

Bronte Creek Provincial Park

Plein Air Painting Day is a day for all you creative painters to get outside and paint!  The park provides so many great subjects - fences, stone wall, forested paths, spring wildflowers etc. Join us for a day art! Stay [...]

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Family Fishing Week

Saturday, June 29, 2019 - Sunday, July 7, 2019

Bronte Creek Provincial Park

Family Fishing Week allows Canadian residents to enjoy the fun of fishing without a license. Share pictures of your catch!  Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Visit www.ontarioparks.com for more information about Family Fishing Week.

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July 2019

Oakville's Canada Day 2019

Monday, July 1, 2019
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Bronte Heritage Park

Celebrate Canada Day this year at Bronte Heritage Park with games, activities and music starting at 6 p.m., and a fireworks show starting at 10 p.m.

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Healthy Parks, Healthy People

Friday, July 19, 2019
8:00 am - 10:00 pm

Bronte Creek Provincial Park

Join us at Healthy Parks, Healthy People, as we get outside and enjoy our park through learning and play. Free day-use at all Ontario Parks. We are opening our doors to everyone in Ontario; there will be no charge for [...]

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Midnight Madness

Friday, July 19, 2019 - Saturday, July 20, 2019
6:00 pm - 12:00 am

Downtown Oakville

Midnight Madness is celebrating 42 years of community fun! Enjoy Oakville’s largest retail event of the year, featuring food, live music, entertainment and lots of community spirit! With over 6 blocks of free family-friendly entertainment and brag-worthy deals available right [...]

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Parks Day in Canada

Saturday, July 20, 2019

Bronte Creek Provincial Park

Parks Day in Canada Parks Day in Canada is a day to celebrate all things "parks". Make your way to Bronte Creek Provincial Park Saturday, July 21, 2018 to take part in the celebration. Hike, picnic, swim and play. Relax, [...]

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Christmas in July

Wednesday, July 24, 2019 - Friday, July 26, 2019

Bronte Creek Provincial Park

Campers! This Christmas in July, decorate your campsite with lights, stockings, reindeer, elves etc. The Friends of Bronte Creek are working on More activities -- so stay tuned or check out www.BronteCreek.org for current details. Day visitors - dress like Santa, Mrs. [...]

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August 2019

Art in the Park

Monday, August 5, 2019
10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Bronte Heritage Waterfront Park

Oakville Art Society's 53rd annual Art in the Park will be held on Monday, August 6, 2018 at Bronte Heritage Waterfront Park. Show hours 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

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Spruce Lane Farm Ghost Walk

Sunday, August 11, 2019
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Bronte Creek Provincial Park

Spruce Lane Farm Ghost Walk Experience our 1899 farmhouse at night as we explore the paranormal side of Spruce Lane Farm. Learn about the strange customs Victorians had surrounding death, and witness some of the unexplained happenings at our farmhouse. [...]

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Spruce Lane Farm Ghost Walk

Sunday, August 18, 2019
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Bronte Creek Provincial Park

Spruce Lane Farm Ghost Walk Experience our 1899 farmhouse at night as we explore the paranormal side of Spruce Lane Farm. Learn about the strange customs Victorians had surrounding death, and witness some of the unexplained happenings at our farmhouse. [...]

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Ontario Parks Pass Holder Appreciation Day

Saturday, August 24, 2019

Bronte Creek Provincial Park

Ontario Parks Pass Holder Appreciation Day Being an Ontario Parks Vehicle Permit Pass holder entitles you and your carload of friends or family to enjoy a season or full year of programs and activities available at Bronte Creek Provincial Park.  [...]

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Tots and Pots

Tuesday, August 27, 2019 - Wednesday, August 28, 2019
9:30 am - 11:00 am

Oakville Museum at Erchless Estate

Tots and Pots is a special gardening program for young children to try out their green thumbs at the Oakville Museum! Children will have lots of fun planting seeds, decorating containers, and making flowering crafts. This is the perfect way [...]

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September 2019

Skate Canada 2019 Autumn Classic International

Thursday, September 12, 2019 - Saturday, September 14, 2019

Sixteen Mile Creek Sports Complex

The Skate Canada 2019 Autumn Classic International is a Senior (Men, Ladies, Pairs, Ice Dance) International competition that is part of the International Skating Union’s (ISU) Challenger Series. Autumn Classic International is an annual event that hosts Senior competitors from [...]

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British Car Day 2019

Sunday, September 15, 2019
8:00 am - 3:00 pm

Bronte Creek Provincial Park

British Car Day is the largest event of its kind in North America, drawing more than 1,000 British cars and over 9,000 spectators in one day. British Car Day is hosted annually by the Toronto Triumph Club, on the third [...]

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World Cleanup Day

Saturday, September 21, 2019

Bronte Creek Provincial Park

World Cleanup Day is just like spring cleaning - only this time we are getting the park ready to go to sleep for the winter.  After a busy summer season the trails, ditches and waterways have collected debris - which [...]

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Harvest Festival: Bronte Creek Provincial Park

Saturday, September 28, 2019 - Sunday, September 29, 2019

Bronte Creek Provincial Park

Harvest Festival: Bronte Creek Provincial Park Your family can enjoy historical demonstrations, wagon rides, pumpkin carving, traditional family games, farmhouse tours, food and beverage, plus more. Look for the Harvest Moon Sept. 14, 2019 For more information on the Bronte [...]

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