Oakville is full of culture, history, and opportunity!
With several theatres, art galleries, and museums, it's easy to get involved and enjoy the Arts in Oakville.
Enjoy a live performance at the Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts. The Centre hosts over 70 performances a year, through international artists, award winning Canadian musicians, dancers, and many talented live performers. Or learn about Oakville's heritage and culture at the Oakville Museum through changing exhibitions, special events, and guided tours.
ArtWorks Oakville promotes artists throughout the community in 7 different locations including Julia's Ristorante, Royal Le Page Oakville, and Oakville Town Hall. Once a year, they hold a juried show where several artists display their pieces and two judges pick winners. Additionally, the Oakville Galleries and Artspace Oakville offer changing exhibitions from talented artists.
A quick glance at upcoming cultural events in Oakville:
June 3 to October 28, 2017
All summer Downtown Oakville will host a variety of events from weekly Farmers' Market to outdoor yoga and Paint the Park sessions. Paint the Park will take place Tuesdays and Thursday evenings in August. All painters will be given supplies and a canvas.
August 7, 2017
Visit Oakville's premiere art event in Bronte Heritage Waterfront Park from 10am – 5pm. Artists from across the country will be displaying their works of art. Meet the artists, learn about their work, and even purchase your favourite piece! Admission fee is $5.
August 19, 2017
Take in the arts with this free one day event in Downtown Oakville. Enjoy great food & drink, interactive art zones, music, art displays, and performances throughout downtown. There will be 6 stages with over 40 performances including The Trews Acoustic Show.
September 8 - 9, 2017
Head to Kerr Village for this free outdoor street festival featuring musical performances, vintage car show, skateboard competition, and more! Great fun for all ages.
September 29 - October 1, 2017
This interactive three-day event in Downtown Oakville, Bronte, and Kerr Village, has something for everyone! Enjoy family friendly entertainment, live music, art workshops, dancing, and more!