Oakville – Attractions
Some of the many special attractions and activities include Oakville’s annual Waterfront Festival, Festival of Classics and Jazz Festival, which draw crowds from around the Toronto area. The community also provides plenty of recreational opportunities. Golfers can play at one of seven golf courses, including PGA recognized Glen Abbey Golf Course, which has hosted the Canadian Open for many years.
A vibrant and impressive community, the Town of Oakville is a beautiful lakeside city with a strong heritage, preserved and celebrated by residents and visitors alike. Founded in 1827, this striking town has become one of the most coveted residential and business centres in Ontario, and for good reason:
- Great places to do business
- Proximity to Lake Ontario and recreational areas
- Easy access via QEW, 403, 407 and GO Transit
- Charming shopping districts in the downtown core
- CN Tower and downtown Toronto is a mere 20 minutes away
- Niagara Falls and Region is only 40 minutes.
This thriving municipality of about 145,000 residents provides all the advantages of a well-serviced urban centre, while also maintaining its small-town ambiance.
- Canadian Golf Hall of Fame & Museum
- Glen Abbey Golf Club
- Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts
- Oakville Entertainment Centrum
- Oakville Galleries at Centennial Square
- Sovereign House
- Theatre Sheridan