As our town moves into Stage 3 of reopening, local businesses, attractions and accommodations are doing their part to keep residents and visitors safe. Whether you're an Oakville resident or a visitor from a neighbouring town, this page will help you navigate new ways to support local and safely explore all that Oakville has to offer. Please check in before visiting or explore the Welcome Back Oakville Map to understand new protocols for public health.

Join the community-wide campaign:

Show us how you're supporting local by using #WelcomeBackOakville on social. Task Force partners will share your post as part of the community-wide campaign.

Feast on local favourites:

Oakville restaurants, bakeries, cafes and confectioners are open for business, providing safe patio dining, takeout and curbside pickup options! See the full breakdown of which restaurants are open and what services they are offering with this interactive map: exploreoakville.maps.arcgis.com Dine in Oakville: visitoakville.com

Pounce on one-of-a-kind finds:

Oakville is home to many incredible independent retailers that have persevered through tough times to supply local products and support local makers. Each business is taking strict measures to ensure customer and employee safety while providing in-store shopping, so treat yourself, your friends or your family with some Oakville merch. Explore local shopping options and safety specifications here: exploreoakville.maps.arcgis.com Shop in Oakville: visitoakville.com

Plan a staycation at local hotels:

Oakville hotels are ready to welcome you back, diligently maintaining safe, clean and comfortable environments for those of you looking for a home away from home. Reserve your time at the pool, lounge in your room and explore Oakville streets like a tourist knowing you're safe with Oakville's hoteliers. Book a room and learn more about hotel cleaning/safety procedures here: visitoakville.com Follow along with our new itineraries and start shaping your next trip:

Learn more about exploring Oakville as we reopen:

Travel and exploration can't be as spontaneous as they once were, so we put together a list of actions to take into consideration before setting out on your next adventure. Local hotels, businesses and attractions are working diligently to create a safe, clean and comfortable environment for all, but there are also steps you can take to make your next trip fun, adventurous and safe:
  1. Plan ahead
  2. Respect local rules
  3. Travel in smaller groups
  4. Pack the essentials
  5. Social distance
  6. Be patient and kind
  7. Support local
Read the full article to learn more about the best ways to explore Oakville as the town begins to reopen.   Thank you for investing in Oakville, we hope you enjoy your time with us!