75+ Things To Do With Kids in Oakville

Welcome to our guide to things to do in Oakville, Ontario – with kids! This beautiful town located in the heart of the Greater Toronto Area is a wonderful destination for both visitors and locals.

With its charming downtown, picturesque lakefront, and abundant green spaces, Oakville offers a wealth of opportunities for adventure, relaxation, and fun. Whether you’re looking for family-friendly activities, outdoor adventures, cultural experiences, or dining and shopping options, you’re sure to find something that appeals to you in Oakville.

Summer events, playing at the waterfront and event indoor play centres are just a few of the reasons to visit, and visit often. And if you’re a local, we hope to introduce you to something new and noteworthy. 

So, let’s explore some of the best things to do in Oakville with kids and discover all that this vibrant town has to offer. And join us over on Instagram to see what we are up to today. 

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So Many Ideas For Things To Do In Oakville With Kids!

Pick Your Own Strawberries Near Burlington, Oakville and Milton

Make the most of the early days of summer by taking the family to pick your own strawberries in Halton! Strawberries are at their peak sweetness in the early days of summer vacation – June and July – and we know where you can find the best farms for strawberry picking near Burlington, Oakville and Milton!

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Farmers Markets in Burlington, Oakville and Hamilton

Visit a Farmer’s Market in Burlington, Hamilton and Oakville. It’s a great way to support the hardworking folks who grow and make our food, and to show the kids where their dinner ingredients *really* come from!

The Best Mini Golf Courses To Play Right Now

Mini golf is a classic pastime that’s been enjoyed by people of all ages for decades. It’s a fun and easy activity that’s perfect for a family outing or a date night. In this article, you’ll find some of the best local mini-golf courses in Hamilton, Burlington and Oakville.

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The 5 Coolest Skate Parks in Oakville, Ontario

Oakville is home to five outdoor scooter and skate parks, spread throughout the town. They vary in size and style, but all pack a punch of fun and exercise for kids on wheels. We have details on what each one offers so you can choose the coolest one for your little thrashers.

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Free Things To Do With Kids This Month

This month brings us a sandbox full of free things to do with kids, too. Whether you’re looking for educational outings or fun adventures, there’s something for every family.

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13+ Things to Do At Bronte Creek Provincial Park

Bronte Creek Provincial Park in Oakville is just one of the 340 Ontario Parks. We visit multiple times a year in every season because there’s always something fantastic to do at Bronte Creek. Here are some highlights of what you can expect when you visit.

Easter Egg Hunts and Events

2024 Guide To Easter Egg Hunts And Events

With spring just around the corner, it’s time to start thinking about fun activities to do with your family and friends. One of the most exciting events of the season is the Easter egg hunt. And lucky for you, there are plenty of options right in your local area.

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Free Fishing Weekend 2024 in Ontario

In 2023, Ontario has planned four Free Fishing weekends. These are times when you can fish without a licence. They are a great reason to get out with the kids and try your hand at angling.

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100+ Awesome March Break Activities For 2024

March Break 2023 is full of things to do in Hamilton, Halton, Niagara and the Waterloo Region. We’ve loaded our events calendar below and put together a long list of March Break activities and fun things you can do with the kids this week (or anytime)!

13+ Bowling Alleys and Centres Near You

Bowling with the whole family is one of our favourite things to do. Don’t worry, you don’t have to be skilled in the sport to have a great time, have lots of laughs and maybe score a turkey!

Paint Your Own Pottery Studios and Art Studios

Indoor play centres and trampoline parks are excellent destinations no matter the weather or season! When you want something high-energy and full of excitement, an indoor play place serves your needs.

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50+ Things To Do This Winter

Let’s banish those winter blues! Here are more than 50 things to do during winter in Hamilton and Halton area, including Milton, Oakville, Burlington, Waterdown, Hamilton, Stoney Creek and beyond.

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We Rock The Spectrum Indoor Playcentre Oakville

We Rock The Spectrum in Oakville is a kids gym where everyone is welcome, regardless of their abilities and needs. From toddlers thru teen years, everyone loves playing at this unique kid’s gym.

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Apple Picking in Hamilton, Halton and Beyond

There are lots of pick-your-own apple orchards throughout Halton and into Hamilton. Here’s our pick-your-own apple guide with all the details you need to find an orchard and have some family fun on the farm over the next few weeks.

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Sensory-Friendly Events And Special Needs Activities

Welcome to our calendar of local sensory-friendly events, activities, movies and shopping hours. This is a list of sensory-friendly events taking place near Halton, Hamilton, Niagara and the Waterloo Region.

Family Pride Events

Family Pride Month events provide a platform for 2SLGBTQIA+ individuals, parents, and allies to connect, share stories, and amplify their voices. It is a time to reflect on the progress made, acknowledge the challenges faced, and envision a future where every family is valued and respected.

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Top 10 Best Ice Cream and Gelato in Oakville

Temps are rising and I can’t think of a better way to cool down than with a frosty dessert! Read on for your guide to the hottest local spots for gelato, frozen yogurt, and ice cream in Oakville!

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Disc Golf Courses Near You

Explore diverse settings for disc golf enjoyment! From serene parks and beachfronts to bustling college campuses and sports complexes, this list guides you to unique places to perfect your throws.

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Bronte Heritage Waterfront Park Will Be Your Favourite Waterfront Park!

This beautiful park has something for everyone, no matter their age or interest. Dog parents love strolling through the grassy waterfront with their pooches. Coffee talkers utilize the paved paths and beautiful scenery, including a marina and more sailboats than you can shake a stick at.

Let’s Play at Playcious Oakville

We discovered another excellent indoor play centre in Oakville and we think your kids will like it here. Playcious Oakville is a large and vibrant indoor play space with tons of activities for toddlers to tweens.

Postridge Park

Postridge Park is Perfect For Pirate Fans

Ahoy from Postridge Park in Oakville! We love this gem of a playground for its pirate theme. The equipment here makes this playground in Oakville suitable for young kiddo to

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Memorial Park In Oakville

A playground, an art installation, and a public garden are open for exploration at Memorial Park.

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Splash Pads and Pools in Oakville

We’ve got all of your splash pads and swimming pools in Oakville so you can cool down all summer long! Oakville has dozens of wet and wild splash pads and

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Duran Place For Kids (Closed)

UPDATE: Duran Place FOr Kids has closed their physical location in Oakville but still hosts wonderful, family-friendly events and activities for kids. You can find them on our events calendar.

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Colonel William Woods Park in Oakville

What could be better than a treehouse-themed playground in the middle of the woods? Nothing! That’s why we know you’ll love Colonel William Woods park. Treehouse playground in oakville Like

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