Events in Oakville

June 2017

Summertime: Week 4

Thursday, June 29, 2017 - Sunday, July 2, 2017

Downtown Oakville

Downtown Oakville Summertime: Week 4 It’s summertime in Downtown Oakville! Enjoy the warmth of summer by joining in on activities throughout the week. Weekly activities include outdoor movie screenings, live music, farmers’ market, fitness classes and giant games in Towne [...]

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Nature Fun at the Oakville Museum

Friday, June 30, 2017
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Oakville Museum at Erchless Estate

Nature Fun at the Oakville Museum Try your hand at painting with nature! Join Oakvillegreen in painting pictures of the beautiful 200-year-old red oak tree at Erchless Estate. But wait. There’s a catch. We’re challenging you to paint using brushes [...]

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HMC Multiculturalism Day Picnic

Friday, June 30, 2017
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

North Park

Come to the HMC Multiculturalism Day Picnic and enjoy learning about other cultures! There will be cultural entertainment, games, face painting, bouncy castles, food trucks and fun for all ages! This event is free and open to the public. Bring [...]

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July 2017

Oakville's Canada Day 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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Kids' Lit Quiz World Final

Monday, July 3, 2017
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

KIDS' LIT QUIZ CANADA Teams of students from 8 countries will compete in a scored and timed quiz competition that tests their knowledge of any children's book ever published in English. The quiz runs for approximately 2 hours, with 1 [...]

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Oakville-Trafalgar Memorial Hospital Sunset Cinema

Friday, July 7, 2017
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Sixteen Mile Sports Complex

Oakville-Trafalgar Memorial Hospital Sunset Cinema Grab a blanket, get your lawn chair and bring the whole family out to OTMH Sunset Cinema, an event to raise funds  to purchase essential equipment for OTMH so that our doctors, nurses and staff [...]

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Kerr Village Handmade & Vintage Market

Saturday, July 8, 2017
10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Kerr Village

Kerr Village Handmade & Vintage Market: Three curated, outdoor markets, located in the parking lot on Kerr Street at Westside Drive in Oakville. The markets will be held from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. on the second Saturday of each [...]

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Oakville Children's Festival

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

Queen Elizabeth Park Community and Cultural Centre

The festival will be coming to the new venue of QEPCC on July 9, 2017! The Oakville Children's Festival offers a line-up of free entertainment designed to encourage children and families to explore and discover arts and culture. Toopy and Binoo, the [...]

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Mayor's Annual Invitational Softball Tournament

Thursday, July 13, 2017
12:00 am - 4:00 pm

Glenashton Park

Join the Mayor as players and teams take to the field for the Mayor's Annual Invitational Softball Tournament at in support of Kerr Street Mission. WHERE: Glenashton Park WHEN: Thursday, July 13, 2017 at 12 P.M. For more information on how you [...]

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Midnight Madness

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

Towne Square

Midnight Madness 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 [...]

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Play Me A Movie

Thursday, July 20, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Oakville Museum at Erchless Estate

Play Me A Movie Bring your own lawn chair and/or blanket, grab some popcorn and get ready for a classic movie under the stars with family and friends! In partnership with Oakville Museum, you'll enjoy a free screening of a silent [...]

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Healthy Park, Healthy People

Friday, July 21, 2017
8:00 am - 10:00 pm

Bronte Creek Provincial Park

Join us at Healthy Park, Healthy People, as we get outside and enjoy our park through learning and play. All programs are no charge (camping, pool and rental fees still apply). Tours, activities and workshops will be happening throughout the [...]

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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 Run, 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 [...]

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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 RBC Canadian Open. The Jack Nicklaus-designed layout in Oakville, Ont., will host Canada’s National Men’s Open Championship [...]

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Music With the Mayor

Sunday, July 30, 2017
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Kerr Village

Come to Westwood Park on July 30 for an afternoon of Music with the Mayor. Bring a lawn chair or picnic blanket, and enjoy a performance by the Mike Branton Band, hosted by Mayor Burton himself! Admission is FREE! For [...]

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August 2017

Spruce Lane Farm Ghost Walk

Sunday, August 6, 2017
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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Art in the Park

Monday, August 7, 2017
10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Bronte Heritage Waterfront Park

The Oakville Art Society's annual Art in the Park returns for its 52nd year on Monday, August 7! In 1965 the Society created Art in the Park to promote local artists and artisans, and today this show has blossomed into [...]

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Emancipation Day

Monday, August 7, 2017
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Oakville Museum at Erchless Estate

On Monday, August 7th bring your family and friends to the Emancipation Day Family Picnic at the Oakville Museum at Erchless Estate to celebrate an achievement in Canadian history. The annual picnic kicks off at 1 p.m. and is hosted [...]

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Kerr Village Handmade & Vintage Market

Saturday, August 12, 2017
10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Kerr Village

Kerr Village Handmade & Vintage Market: Three curated, outdoor markets, located in the parking lot on Kerr Street at Westside Drive in Oakville. The markets will be held from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. on the second Saturday of each [...]

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TD Songs of Summer Festival

Saturday, August 19, 2017
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

Downtown Oakville

TD Songs of Summer is a new event taking place in Oakville, Ontario on Saturday, August 19, 2017. The new one-day festival will replace the TD Downtown Oakville Jazz Festival with artists from multiple musical genres performing. TD Songs of [...]

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Spruce Lane Farm Ghost Walk

Sunday, August 20, 2017
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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Paint the Park

Thursday, August 24, 2017
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Bronte Heritage Waterfront Park

Paint the Park is an outdoor painting challenge event that invites the community to paint the beauty found in Oakville’s parks. It is part of the Town of Oakville’s Summer Cultural Connection. Bronte’s Heritage Waterfront Park will host Bronte residents [...]

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September 2017

Kerrfest

Friday, September 8, 2017 - Saturday, September 9, 2017
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Kerr Village

Kerrfest is a free outdoor street festival that has taken place in Kerr Village, Oakville, every September, since 2014. The festival is organized by the Kerr Village BIA and attracts thousands of people from the local area and surrounding Ontario region. [...]

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The Tale of a Town - Canada

Friday, September 15, 2017 - Saturday, September 16, 2017
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

The Tale of a Town - Canada Follow the storymobile (a.k.a. recording studio on wheels) as it crosses the country to gather the almost lost tales of Canada’s beloved main streets. This multimedia presentation features the voices of Canadians recorded [...]

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2017 Kidney Walk

Saturday, September 16, 2017
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Bronte Creek Provincial Park

Join the Kidney Foundation of Canada on September 16th for the 2017 Kidney Walk! The approximately five kilometre Kidney Walks are the cornerstone of The Kidney Foundation of Canada’s fundraising efforts. Each year, more than 15,000 patients, caregivers and medical [...]

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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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The Tale of a Town - Canada

Sunday, September 17, 2017
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

The Tale of a Town - Canada Follow the storymobile (a.k.a. recording studio on wheels) as it crosses the country to gather the almost lost tales of Canada’s beloved main streets. This multimedia presentation features the voices of Canadians recorded [...]

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Carol Off & Doug Saunders

Saturday, September 23, 2017
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

In Conversation with Carol Off & Doug Saunders Presented by the Oakville Centre, Oakville Public Library and A Different Drummer Books Associate Sponsor: Muratab Shah, Sunlife Financial. As It Happen’s Carol Off, author of In All We Leave Behind: A Reporter’s Journey [...]

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Nutrience Oakville Half Marathon

Sunday, September 24, 2017
7:45 am - 12:00 pm

Coronation Park

Come to Coronation Park on September 24 for the Nutrience Oakville Half Marathon.  Whether you choose to walk or run, this is sure to be a rewarding event for both mind and spirit. Event distances include 21.1k, 10k, 10k relay, [...]

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Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour

Sunday, September 24, 2017
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

We are bringing Banff to you, and it’s radical! The World Tour brings all the excitement of the Banff Mountain Film Festival to audiences around the globe! WARNING: Course language. Parental guidance suggested. Ticket Information Regular $30 | Big Ticket [...]

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Culture Days

Friday, September 29, 2017 - Sunday, October 1, 2017

Bronte Village

This year’s Culture Days weekend will take place over the weekend of September 29, September 30, and October 1, 2017, in towns across Canada. Bronte BIA arts- and culture-focused businesses will once again feature free, hands-on, interactive activities that invite [...]

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October 2017

Culture Days: Moccasin Trail

Sunday, October 1, 2017
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Lions Valley Park

Culture Days: Moccasin Trail Come with family and friends to explore the history of the lands in the Oakville area from an Indigenous perspective. Learn from a First Nations guide while taking a relaxing walk among the beautiful colours of the [...]

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Barenaked Ladies

Tuesday, October 3, 2017
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

CANADA 1-FIVE-0 In celebration of the 40th anniversary season of The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts, we are proud to present two Barenaked Ladies Canada 1-Five-0 concerts as part of our Dan Cooper Concert series in our 2017-2018 season. [...]

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Barenaked Ladies

Wednesday, October 4, 2017
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

CANADA 1-FIVE-0 In celebration of the 40th anniversary season of The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts, we are proud to present two Barenaked Ladies Canada 1-Five-0 concerts as part of our Dan Cooper Concert series in our 2017-2018 season. [...]

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Jann Arden

Friday, October 6, 2017
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Jann Arden is a Canadian-born singer, songwriter, broadcaster and author. The much celebrated multi-platinum, award-winning artist catapulted onto the Canadian music scene in 1993. She has received 8 Juno Awards, including Female Artist of the Year and Songwriter of the [...]

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Jann Arden

Saturday, October 7, 2017
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Jann Arden is a Canadian-born singer, songwriter, broadcaster and author. The much celebrated multi-platinum, award-winning artist catapulted onto the Canadian music scene in 1993. She has received 8 Juno Awards, including Female Artist of the Year and Songwriter of the [...]

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An Evening of Songs and Stories with Graham Nash

Tuesday, October 10, 2017
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Legendary singer-songwriter Graham Nash is a two-time Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee with Crosby, Stills and Nash and with The Hollies. He was also inducted into the Songwriter’s Hall of Fame twice, as a solo artist and with CSN, and [...]

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Carl Palmer's Legacy ELP

Wednesday, October 11, 2017
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Carl Palmer's Legacy ELP Consummate professional, brilliant technician and a dynamic showman, he has thrilled listeners and audiences alike with Atomic Rooster, Asia and Emerson, Lake & Palmer. Along the way his dazzling speed and mastery of the drums, combined [...]

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Through the Looking Glass

Thursday, October 12, 2017
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Burlington Convention Centre

THE MAY COURT CLUB OF OAKVILLE IS THRILLED TO ANNOUNCE THE RETURN OF THEIR FASHION SHOW, "THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS"! This professionally produced runway show will be showcasing the latest must-have fashions for fall and winter, in partnership with Tocca [...]

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Johannes Linstead

Saturday, October 14, 2017
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Latin guitar star Johannes Linstead (Canada’s "Guitarist of the Year" and JUNO Nominee) takes his music to a whole new level with the introduction of the electric guitar to his passionate sound. Guitar aficionados will love the diversity of the [...]

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LZL - Liz Loughrey

Saturday, October 21, 2017
8:30 pm - 11:30 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Music is deep in her blood. LZL, born Liz Loughrey, has been writing and performing since she was 12, growing up singing in church, and winning music competitions across North America. But LZL gravitated toward Stevie Wonder, Sade, and Alicia [...]

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Jowi Taylor: Six String Nation

Thursday, October 26, 2017
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Jowi Taylor: Six String Nation PRESENTED BY THE OAKVILLE CENTRE, OAKVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY AND A DIFFERENT DRUMMER BOOKS. ASSOCIATE SPONSOR: MURATAB SHAH, SUNLIFE FINANCIAL. What connects a grade 5 student with K’naan, Feist and astronaut Chris Hadfield? They are among [...]

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Alanna Mitchell's Sea Sick

Saturday, October 28, 2017
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Sea Sick is Alanna Mitchell’s critically acclaimed and Dora-nominated production about the state of the global ocean and the world. Come and experience this powerful story in which Mitchell uses science and her own delicate wit to tell us about [...]

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Ella at 100: "First Lady of Song"

Sunday, October 29, 2017
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Ella at 100: "First Lady of Song" - A Musical Tribute In this swinging tribute, the Toronto All-Star Big Band will celebrate Ella Fitzgerald's 100th birthday, the voice that thrilled audiences around the globe for more than half a century, [...]

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Tiny Tots on Parade

Tuesday, October 31, 2017
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Downtown Oakville

Tiny Tots on Parade Calling all Trick-or-Treaters!  Come on down to Downtown Oakville’s Towne Square and show us your best costume! Then hit the town to gather fantastic treats (never tricks!) from our many merchants. They can’t wait to see [...]

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November 2017

Fatty Legs

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

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Fatty Legs, which mixes song, storytelling and dance, is based on the children’s book of the same name by Margaret Pokiak-Fenton and Christy Jordan-Fenton. The production uses choral soundscapes, contemporary dance and text from the book to tell the true story [...]

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Rush 2112

Friday, November 3, 2017
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Come to the Oakville Centre for Classic Albums Live's performance of Rush's legendary album 2112. “Number 22 on Rolling Stone magazine’s top 50 prog-rock albums, 2112 was the Toronto power trio's first classic release; it was also a ringing affirmation [...]

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In Conversation With Alexander McCall Smith

Tuesday, November 7, 2017
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Oakville Town Hall

Presented by The Oakville Centre, Oakville Public Library and A Different Drummer Books. Associate sponsor: Muratab Shah, Sunlife Financial. Alexander McCall Smith, author of the No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency series, talks about his latest book The House of Unexpected [...]

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Dirty Dishes

Saturday, November 11, 2017
8:30 pm - 11:30 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Dirty Dishes Bringing a shine to every space they fill with their beautiful blend of country-bluegrass-gospel sound and extraordinary energy, the Dishes have spent the last five years (often backed by their rhythm section The Plate Rails) breaking hearts and [...]

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Buffy Saint-Marie

Wednesday, November 15, 2017
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Buffy Saint-Marie Buffy Sainte-Marie’s bold new album, Power in the Blood, begins where it all started more than 50 years ago, with a contemporary version of "It’s My Way", the title track of her 1964 debut. Perhaps you know Sainte-Marie [...]

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Oakville Santa Claus 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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Robin Duke: I've Been Hacked

Saturday, November 18, 2017
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Robin Duke, of Saturday Night Live, SCTV, and Women Fully Clothed fame, takes a humorous and poignant look at life before, during and after a breast cancer diagnosis. Ticket Information Regular $50 | Big Ticket $43| Big Ticket Plus $39 [...]

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Bronte Christmas Tree Lighting

Saturday, November 25, 2017
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Bronte Heritage Waterfront Park

Santa is coming to Bronte Village! Bundle up, bring your camera, and come out to Bronte Heritage Waterfront Park. Experience the mirth and merriment of an old-fashioned Bronte Christmas during the Bronte Business Improvement Area’s Annual Bronte Christmas Tree Lighting [...]

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December 2017

Pink Floyd - Dark Side of the Moon

Saturday, December 9, 2017
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Come to the Oakville Centre for Classic Albums Live's performance of Pink Floyd's prog rock opus, Dark Side of the Moon. “Number 1 on Rolling Stone magazine’s top 50 prog-rock albums -In short, both critically and commercially, this album is [...]

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Tartan Terrors

Wednesday, December 13, 2017
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Tartan Terrors are their own Celtic Invasion, mixing rock’s energy with traditional folklore, dance, and humor. With an arsenal featuring classic pipes and fiddle, driving drum tones, and signature guitar styles, the Terrors use their Sonic blitz to score award [...]

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A Christmas Carol

Friday, December 15, 2017
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

A Christmas Carol PRESENTED BY ORILLIA OPERA HOUSE Back by popular demand! Scrooge’s journey 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 [...]

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A Fresh New Christmas with the Four Freshmen

Sunday, December 17, 2017
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Full of Christmas cheer with The Four Freshmen! A vocal harmony like no other. A show for your holiday season. Presented with Freshmen favorites as well as holiday favorites including: Snowfall, Deck The Halls, What Child is This, Have Yourself [...]

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Dueling Magicians

Sunday, December 31, 2017
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Dueling Magicians NEW YEAR'S EVE! SUNDAY, DECEMBER 31, 2017 AT 2 P.M. & 7 P.M. Be amazed as renowned magicians Mike D’Urzo and Ray Chance square off in a magic show designed to challenge each other and mystify you! Fun for [...]

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January 2018

The Underwater Bubble Show

Friday, January 5, 2018
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

The Underwater Bubble Show WINTER BREAK! FRIDAY, JANUARY 5, 2018 AT 1 P.M. & 4 P.M. After another long day - as always filled with things to do, meetings, deadlines to be met - Mr. B finds himself transported as [...]

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Steer

Wednesday, January 17, 2018
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

PRESENTED BY ZATA OMM DANCE PROJECTS Created with Jérôme Delapierre and Navid Navab. This solo work from the groundbreaking Zata Omm imagines a human trajectory where the boundary between flesh and technology becomes indistinct. What will our bodies mean and [...]

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Erth's Dinosaur Zoo LIVE!

Thursday, January 18, 2018
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

GET READY FOR THE ULTIMATE PLAYDATE - 65 MILLION YEARS IN THE MAKING! Dinosaur Zoo guides visitors on a breathtaking tour. Observe, meet and interact with an eye-popping collection of amazingly life-like dinosaurs and other creatures presented in a theatrical [...]

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The Fugitives

Friday, January 26, 2018
8:30 pm - 11:30 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

The Fugitives Frontmen and songwriters Brendan McLeod and Adrian Glynn lead an eclectic band, boasting a current rotating cast of supporters that includes violin-looping prodigy Hannah Epperson, multi-instrumentalist Steve Charles, and renowned actor Benjamin Elliot, alongside a host of multi-instrumentalists [...]

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The Slocan Ramblers

Saturday, January 27, 2018
8:30 pm - 11:30 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

The Slocan Ramblers are Canada’s young bluegrass band to watch. Rooted in the tradition, fearlessly creative, and possessing a bold, dynamic sound, The Slocans (2015 Edmonton Folk Fest Emerging Artist Award recipients), have quickly become a leading light of Canada’s roots [...]

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AC/DC - Highway to Hell

Wednesday, January 31, 2018
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Come to the Oakville Centre for Classic Albums Live's performance of AC/DC's classic rock album, Highway to Hell. "Highway to hell is probably most known for its thundering title track anthem, 'Highway to Hell' but behind the title track lies a [...]

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February 2018

Robinson Crusoe + Friday

Thursday, February 1, 2018
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Robinson Crusoe + Friday PRESENTED BY AXIS THEATRE "NO MAN IS AN ISLAND UNTO HIMSELF" An English sailor, shipwrecked on a remote island, works against all odds to survive alone for 25 years. Until one day, he rescues a stranger [...]

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Sugar and Gold: Stories from the Underground Railroad

Friday, February 2, 2018
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Sugar and Gold: Stories from the Underground Railroad A SESQUICENTENNIAL CELEBRATION OF ONTARIO'S BLACK HISTORY IN STORY AND SONG. Chris Whiteley and Diana Braithwaite, two of Canada’s finest blues performers, have created a vibrant celebration of the history of the [...]

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Ali Hassan: Muslim Interrupted

Saturday, February 10, 2018
8:30 pm - 11:30 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Ali Hassan is a stand-up comic, actor, chef and generally harmless Muslim who has performed on stages across Canada, in the U.S. and twice in the Middle East at the Amman Stand-Up Comedy Festival. He is known for his improvisational [...]

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Louie Anderson

Thursday, February 15, 2018
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Iconic comedian Louie Anderson, the three-time Emmy Award® winner, is one of the country’s most recognized and adored comics; named by Comedy Central as “One of 100 Greatest Stand-Up Comedians of All Time.” Ticket Information Regular $60 | Big Ticket [...]

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3,2,1 Dance

Friday, February 16, 2018
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

3,2,1 Dance An eclectic showcase of solos, duets and trios with some of Ontario’s best! Engage, experience and embrace this eclectic program featuring signature solo, duet and trio works from some of Ontario’s prominent dancers and choreographers including Robert Desrosiers,Yvonne [...]

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Sing-a-Long-a Grease

Saturday, February 17, 2018
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 17, 2018 AT 2 P.M. & 7 P.M. Ever wanted to know what it’s like to be a T-bird or a Pink Lady but never quite felt cool enough to pull it off? Well, now is your chance [...]

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The Peking Acrobats

Friday, February 23, 2018
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

For the last thirty one years, The Peking Acrobats® have redefined audience perceptions of Chinese acrobatics. They perform daring maneuvers atop a precarious pagoda of chairs and display their technical prowess at such arts as trick-cycling, precision tumbling, juggling, somersaulting, [...]

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Dione Taylor & Digging Roots

Saturday, February 24, 2018
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Dione Taylor & Digging Roots Having first burst onto the music scene with her Juno nominated debut album Open Your Eyes, gospel and Blues singer Dione Taylor’s career trajectory has been truly remarkable. With performances for audiences across the globe [...]

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March 2018

Rosanne Cash - Black List River

Friday, March 2, 2018
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

In Black List River Rosanne Cash offers a sweeping song cycle culled from her award-­winning southern and soul trilogy of works Black Cadillac (2006), The List (2009) and The River and The Thread (2014). Featuring guitarist and partner John Leventhal, [...]

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The Berenstain Bears LIVE!

Monday, March 12, 2018
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Family Matters: The Musical MARCH BREAK! MONDAY, MARCH 12, 2018 AT 2 P.M. & 7 P.M. Come on down to Bear Country, where Brother Bear, Sister Bear, Papa Bear, and Mama Bear sing and dance in this colourful new musical [...]

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Scrap Arts Music

Thursday, March 22, 2018
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

SCRAP ARTS MUSIC [skrap-artz-myoo’zik] – noun. 1. An internationally renowned, athletic next-generation percussion ensemble. 2. An earth-friendly, Victoria Canada-based company that creates unforgettable performances using mobile instruments artfully crafted from industrial scraps. 3. Five extraordinary, virtuosic and innovative drummers. 4. The group that transforms [...]

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Tower of Power

Saturday, March 24, 2018
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Tower of Power's musical odyssey actually began in 1968 when Emilio Castillo met Stephen "Doc" Kupka in July of that year. When Doc auditioned during a band rehearsal at Emilio's house, Emilio's father called him into the kitchen and offered [...]

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Tom Cochrane & Red Rider

Monday, March 26, 2018
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Tom Cochrane & Red Rider Within and without Red Rider, Tom has released 17 albums. Having helped shape the musical landscape for future generations of Canadian artists, Tom remains one of only three male Canadian singer songwriters to have a [...]

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April 2018

Paul Saltzman: The Beatles in India

Wednesday, April 4, 2018
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

In Conversation With...Paul Saltzman: The Beatles in India PRESENTED BY THE OAKVILLE CENTRE, OAKVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY AND A DIFFERENT DRUMMER BOOKS. ASSOCIATE SPONSOR: MURATAB SHAH, SUNLIFE FINANCIAL. The historic meeting of The Beatles, the Maharishi and Paul Saltzman in 1968 [...]

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Kim Mitchell

Thursday, April 5, 2018
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Singer-songwriter and guitarist Kim Mitchell has achieved gold and multi-platinum sales status over a long and storied career, starting early on as leader of the musically eclectic Max Webster, a band who in the late '70s defined “alternative” and “independent” long [...]

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Polar Bears Go Up

Friday, April 6, 2018
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Polar Bears Go Up A fun, surreal and highly enjoyable theatrical treat for young adventurers. The Polar Bears are moving up in the world. They’ve lost their balloon and need to get it back. It’s time to get up, step [...]

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LOVEfest

Thursday, April 12, 2018
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

LOVEfest: A musical response to hate crime An eclectic celebration of love featuring music and dance. Artists include Sikh spiritual songs from Bhai Kabul Singh, Tanoura Sufi dance from the Abul Gheit Whirling Dervishes of Egypt, and two contemporary musical [...]

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The Beatles - White Album

Friday, April 13, 2018
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

The Beatles - White Album Come to the Oakville Centre for Classic Albums Live's performance of one of the most iconic albums of all time, The White Album. "Whatever else it is or isn't, it is the best album they [...]

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Carl Dixon

Saturday, April 21, 2018
8:30 pm - 11:30 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Carl Dixon is best known as lead singer of The Guess Who and one of Canada’s stellar rock musicians. He cut his first international record deal with Coney Hatch in the 1980s and went on to become lead singer of [...]

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Roseanne Barr

Wednesday, April 25, 2018
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Why Roseanne Barr? Because she’s a comedy superstar, an award-winning actress and a best-selling author. Because she spent nine years (and 224 episodes) making us laugh weekly on the Emmy Award® winning sitcom, Roseanne. Because she gives great constructive criticism [...]

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Alejandra Ribera & Alex Cuba

Thursday, April 26, 2018
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Alejandra Ribera & Alex Cuba The award-wining songwriter Alejandra Ribera offers her trademark heart-breaking lyrics that cut to the quick with love songs, swelling and subsiding in lush waves of strings, acoustic guitars and vocal harmonies. Alex Cuba is a [...]

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May 2018

Lighthouse

Friday, May 4, 2018
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Recognized as one of the best performing acts of their time, Lighthouse toured 300 days a year, including sold out performances at Carnegie Hall, the Fillmore East, Fillmore West, Expo ‘70 in Japan and the Isle of Wight Festival in [...]

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Led Zeppelin 1

Friday, May 11, 2018
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts

Come to the Oakville Centre for Classic Albums Live's performance of Led Zeppelin 1, the album that introduced the world to one  of the most legendary rock bands of all time. "The band’s chemistry was immediately and spectacularly apparent, and the [...]

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