Oakville News

Green Glamour: 5 ways to celebrate Earth Day in Oakville

We could all benefit from thinking a little greener these days and Oakville is one of the best places to start! This Earth Day, come visit our innovative and original green stores, spas and restaurants for an environmentally friendly lifestyle refresh. Keep reading to begin your green Oakville adventure (and don’t forget to bring a […]

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Oakville to host 2019 Autumn Classic International

OTTAWA, ON: Skate Canada has announced that it will host the 2019 Autumn Classic International in Oakville, Ont. The sixth edition of the event will take place September 12-14, 2019 at the Sixteen Mile Sports Complex. The senior international figure skating competition has previously been a stop on the International Skating Union’s (ISU) Challenger Series […]

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“Best Burger” announced as May 2019 Talk of the Town Awards category

Red hot alert! Grill season is almost here, so it’s time to start “steak”ing out local burger joints and casting your vote for the 2019 Best Burger Talk of the Town Award! The Best Burger Talk of the Town Award survey can be found through Visit Oakville’s Twitter, Facebook and Instagram accounts or the Visit […]

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The Crêpe Kitchen wins Best Brunch 2019 Talk of the Town Award

Take it over easy this April at 2019 Best Brunch Talk of the Town Award-winner, The Crêpe Kitchen! This rustic-chic family-run business has been a staple in Downtown Oakville since 2009, serving up a deliciously fresh menu of sweet and savoury crêpes. Wake up with flavourful favourites like the Farmer’s Pick, the Cheesy Pesto, the Three […]

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International Women’s Day: Oakville’s Fierce Females

In honour of International Women’s Day, we wanted to take a little time to shine a light on some of the amazing ladies who called and call Oakville home! Keep reading to learn more about these incredible trailblazers: Lorrie Dunington-Grubb 1877-1945: Though Lorrie Dunnington-Grubb is not an Oakville native, she moved to Canada in 1911 […]

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“Best Brunch” announced as April 2019 Talk of the Town Awards category

“Scramble” to Oakville for a breakfast buffet this month and cast your vote for the 2019 Best Brunch Talk of the Town Award! The Best Brunch Talk of the Town Award survey can be found through Visit Oakville’s Twitter, Facebook and Instagram accounts or the Visit Oakville website. You can access the questionnaire from any […]

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Boon Burger Cafe wins 2019 Talk of the Town Award for Best Kid’s Menu

Looking for a place that can cater to the whole family this March Break? Get a lot of bang for your buck at Boon Burger Cafe, Visit Oakville’s 2019 Talk of the Town Award-winner for Best Kid’s Menu! Kids can take matters into their own hands at this vegan burger joint by customizing their burgers […]

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Historic Happenings: Five artistic ways to celebrate Black History Month in Oakville

Black History Month is a time to honour the legacy and history of Black Canadians past, present and future. Celebrate through dance, film, music and art this month with these five outstanding Oakville Black History Month events: 1. Black History Month Kickoff Celebration: Feb. 7, 2019:  Let the bells ring out and the banners fly […]

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“Best Kid’s Menu” announced as March 2019 Talk of the Town Awards category

In preparation for the influx of March Break vacationers next month, the next 2019 Talk of the Town Awards category will be Best Kid’s Menu! We’re looking for your input, so head over to Visit Oakville’s Twitter, Facebook and Instagram accounts or the Visit Oakville website to find the newest Talk of the Town Awards […]

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Jonathans wins 2019 Talk of the Town Award for Best Fine Dining

Pull out all the stops for the one you love this Valentine’s Day with a dinner at Jonathans, Talk of the Town Award-winner for Best Fine Dining! This award-winning restaurant has been serving up incredible dishes in Downtown Oakville for 30 years, becoming one of the most well-known fine dining establishments in town. Reserve a table in […]

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