Sunday, July 8, 2018
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
National treasure and four-time Juno Award winner Fred Penner will headline the 2018 Oakville Children’s Festival on Sunday, July 8. Families can expect to dance and sing along to hits like The Cat Came Back, Happy Feet and Moonlight Express.
Join us from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Queen Elizabeth Park Community and Cultural Centre (QEPCCC) located at 2302 Bridge Road, where the grounds will be transformed into an arts and culture playground for kids of all ages and abilities.
Festival admission is free and the event will take place rain or shine.
There is no parking on site. Residents and out-of-town guests are encouraged to take the free Oakville Transit shuttle service from the Bronte GO Station. Free bike parking is also be available on site. Click on the Free Shuttle link for more information.
10:45 a.m. – Opening: O Canada
11 a.m., 1 and 3 p.m. – Franklin and Friends Playdate
Noon and 2 p.m. – Fred Penner
12:50 p.m. – Mayor Rob Burton Welcome
10 a.m., noon and 2 p.m. – Oakville Public Library Storytelling
11 a.m. and 1 p.m.- Illustrator Paul Covello: Everyday ABC
*The Black Box Theatre is located inside the QEPCCC
10:30 a.m., 12:30 and 2:30 p.m – Hoop Dancer Ryan Runearth
11 a.m., 1 and 3 p.m. – Kaeja d’Dance Company: Flock Landing
11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. – Enviro Drum
*The Community Stage is located near the festival information booth
Hourly (10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.) – Halton Green Screens Amateur Film Festival Screenings
*Multi-Purpose Room 2 is located inside QEPCCC
To get involved in this years festival or for general inquiries, please visit oakville.ca.