March 29, 2023
April is a fantastic time to visit Oakville. From Easter egg hunts to unique crafting experiences, there is something for everyone. Explore the magic of Oakville in April with these fun-filled activities.
Get Egg-Cited For These Oakville Easter Events
Oakville is a premiere destination for Easter fun, offering several egg hunts for all ages. Hop on over to one of these locations this Easter weekend:
- Easter Egg Hunt hosted by Duran Place for Kids: April 8
- Easter Hunt Eggstravaganza at Amazing Adventures: April 7, 9 & 10
- Bronte Creek Provincial Park’s Victorian Easter: April 8
Or try Downtown Oakville’s Digital Egg Hunt! The rules are simple. Locate 8 Easter Eggs scattered around downtown storefront windows. Then scan the QR codes for a chance to win a Downtown Oakville gift card. Running from now until April 9, 2023!
Meet & Greet with the Easter Bunny
Make Easter a special one this year and visit Oakville Place Shopping Centre for a meet and greet with the Easter Bunny. Not only can you take pictures of your children, but pets can get in on the action too! Register for the Easter extravaganza here and receive two egg-citing gifts. Then head over to Oakville Place Mall located at 240 Leighland Avenue from now until April 8th.
Enjoy A Delicious Easter Brunch in Oakville
Treat the family to a delicious Easter Brunch while enjoying some holiday activities for the little ones. There may even be a surprise appearance by a certain well-known bunny. Make a reservation at one of these Oakville restaurants today and make it an Easter to remember.
- The Firehall, 2390 Lakeshore Road West
- Por Vida, 2330 Lakeshore Road West
- Plank Restobar, 67 Bronte Road
- Kerr Street Cafe, 298 Kerr Street
Tap Into Your Creative Side
New creative activities can be an amazingly rewarding experience, and the Oakville museum is a great place to learn! Learning to knit is an exciting journey into the world of creativity and could be the start of a lifelong crafting passion. Reserve your spot here and make your way to the Oakville Museum located at 8 Navy Street on April 19 or 26.
Pottery N Paint Cafe’s upcoming April paint workshops are a creative and fun way to enjoy an evening with family and friends. Choose from three different painting designs, all centered around a springtime theme. Experienced artists will teach you the necessary skills while offering helpful tips and encouragement. Pick a date and time, and enjoy an evening at Pottery N Paint Cafe located at 3513 Wyecroft Road.
- Pretty In Pink Canvas Paint Night: April 1
- Fashionably Slow Canvas Paint Night: April 15
- Gnome Sweet Gnome Canvas Paint Night: April 29
Become a Florist This April
Are you ready to awaken your inner florist this spring? True Flowers, located at 118 Lakeshore Road West, are hosting a flower arrangement workshop on Saturday, April 23rd, from 2 PM – 4 PM. Participants will have create a beautiful centrepiece arrangement to bring home. All materials, along with instructions on how to build their masterpiece, will be provided. So stop by True Flowers’ Oakville location and make April the month that you get in touch with your creative side and create something special.
Explore a Handmade Market this Spring
Get ready for spring with a unique shopping experience at Oakville’s Joshua Creek Heritage Art Centre! On Saturday, April 29th, from 10 AM – 4 PM, shop a wide array of handmade arts and crafts at the Spring Handmade Market. You’ll find pottery, jewelry, paintings and more created by locally based artists. Head to1086 Burnhamthorpe Road East, find something special and start Mother’s Day shopping early.
Enjoy A Performance At the Oakville Centre
Cabaret is known for its thought-provoking, boundary-pushing scenes and has earned an astounding eight Tony awards, including the best musical and best composer. If you’re up for a night of stimulating music and a daring story, be sure to grab your ticket here and head on over to the Oakville Centre located at 130 Navy Street. (Please note: due to the content of certain themes, the performance is not suitable for children under 15 years old).
- April 19-21 at 7 PM
- April 22 & 23 at 2 PM
- $37 Regular Seating
- $32 Big Ticket Members
- $32 Big Ticket Plus Members
Interested in experiencing more incredible performances? Visit the Oakville Centre’s website here to preview their April lineup.
Celebrate Earth Day in Oakville
As you explore the many offerings Oakville has in store this April, indulge in the simple joy of leisurely strolls and soaking in spring. Celebrate Earth Day by experiencing Oakville’s beautiful lakeside, charming parks, and extensive trail system.
Some local spots to check out on April 22, 2023:
- Lakeside Park, 144 Front Street
- Gairloch Gardens,1308 Lakeshore Road East
- Municipal Greenhouse, 1100 Cornwall Road
- Bronte Heritage Park, 2340 Ontario Street
- Tannery Park, 5 Walker Street
April in Oakville is a delight for all ages. Whether you’re attending energetic Easter egg hunts, exploring your creative side, or simply embracing the beauty of spring, there’s no shortage of memorable experiences to be had in Oakville.