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Ambassador Takeover: Stamp your culinary passport in Oakville

By: Emilie Lapointe With so many of this year’s culinary events being cancelled, I have created my own local culinary passport and itinerary to taste some of the many international food offerings Oakville has to offer. Places like Italy and Japan come to mind when thinking of culinary tourism and food destinations, but did you […]

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Ambassador Blog: Enjoying vegetarian fare In Oakville

By: Mrinalini Sundar As a vegetarian, I always look for restaurants that serve some veggie treats. Though going out for a meal can be difficult right now, there’s no better way to support local than buying from restaurants that are closer to home. I already knew my top three vegetarian spots in Oakville, so I […]

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Ambassador Snapshot: Fantastic Oakville takeout

By: Karisa Simon Hola! Are you a self-proclaimed “foodie”?  Has the pandemic halted all your foodie fun? If you answered yes, no need to stress because there are still plenty of ways to satisfy your foodie needs in Oakville. Try ordering some takeout and experiencing a taste of Oakville from home. Oakville’s restaurant scene is […]

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“Best Family Entertainment” announced as next Talk of the Town Awards category

We know you’re all looking for new and safe ways to spend time with your household, so we’re making our next Talk of the Town Award category, “Best Family Entertainment!  The Best Family Entertainment Talk of the Town Award survey can be found through Visit Oakville’s Twitter, Facebook and Instagram accounts or the Visit Oakville […]

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Ambassador Takeover: How to celebrate Halloween safely in Oakville

By: Mrinalini Sundar We are in October which means it’s time for the chills and thrills! Halloween is here and this year is special. Not only do we have to adjust because of COVID-19, but it is also my first Halloween in Canada with my two and a half-year-old son. So, what are my options? […]

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Applications open for new members on the Visit Oakville Board of Directors

Visit Oakville seeks to fill two vacant Board positions. Submissions will be reviewed and selected by the Governance and Nominating Task Force, with final approval by the Board of Directors at the Annual General Meeting in November 2020. Eligible candidates must work or live in Oakville and have a passion for the town. Previous board […]

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Ambassador Blog: Celebrate Halloween cinema in Oakville

By: Karisa Simon It’s the most wonderful time of the year… Halloween! There is nothing better than a good old Halloween film or spooky event at the local theatre. Since I love all things film, I decided to share with you some amazing film-inspired events that are taking place in Oakville this month in honor […]

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Ambassador Snapshot: Carving pumpkins with Emilie

By: Emilie Lapointe Now that we are firmly planted in the fall season and Halloween is right around the corner, it’s time to start checking off activities from the fall bucket list. This season always feels like a fresh start and it invites a whole host of new, fun activities – apple picking, hiking, pumpkin […]

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Ambassador Takeover: Karisa’s fall photography challenge

By: Karisa Simon Cellphone cameras are basically a compact camera that is dying to be used, so why don’t we use it this week and complete a cellphone photography challenge? And since we are in the best season of the year- Fall- let’s throw in another challenge and make this the Visit Oakville Fall Photography […]

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The Oakville Museum wins Best Cultural Experience Talk of the Town Award

Note: Each business listed below has made changes and are taking precautions to ensure customer and employee safety during this time. Please contact the businesses directly to confirm up-to-date products, offers, hours and safety procedures.   Indulge in a little history this month at our Best Cultural Experience Talk of the Town Award-winner, the Oakville Museum!  […]

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