January 12, 2022

New year, new resolutions! 

Whether you’re determined to power through your goals in a few months or you’re someone who prefers to stretch them over the year, Oakville is a great place to find inspiration and new energy. 

To help you on your journey, we’ve compiled our recommendations based on some of the most common New Year’s resolutions so you can tackle your goals in Oakville.

1. Get active

Edgeware park winter

The Town’s extensive trail system lends perfectly to those who enjoy hiking, biking, cross-country skiing and snowshoeing.

You can also stretch your legs on an outdoor skating rink or tennis court. Select tennis/pickleball courts are being maintained throughout the winter for those looking to keep their game fresh.

2. Get organized

local souvenirs

Oakville is home to plenty of retailers that can help you stay organized throughout the year. 

Grab chic and essential stationary, organizational décor and more at stores like Write ImpressionsMaker’s Mojo and Dove + Arrow

3. Learn a new skill or hobby

Interested in picking up a new skill this year?

Take on the world of pottery at Crack Pot Studio or Pottery N Paint Café, get a little musical with the help of the Canadian Caribbean Association of Halton’s steelpan workshops, or dive into the world of knitting, crochet and cross-stitch with the help of the Wool Bin

4. Spend more time with family and friends


Quality time is important now more than ever, so start thinking about your future adventures to visit family and friends in Oakville!

Take this time to plan your next trip by checking out local hotels and family-fun attractions like Film.ca CinemasHopedale BowlThe Putting Edge and Aerosports Trampoline Park

5. Read more

Winter Activities Map

Invest in a little light reading with our Visitor Guide and Activities Maps!

Take your mind on an adventure through Oakville while planning your next excursion. Already finished the guide? Take a look at our itineraries for some seasonal travel inspiration. 

Share your local experiences with us using the hashtag #VisitOakville on FacebookTwitter and Instagram, and let us know how you’re tackling your New Year’s resolutions. 

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