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Polar Bear Dip Girls in Lake Ontario

Oakville’s Courage Polar Bear Dip Cancelled


Monday, January 1, 2018 12:45 PM

Due to weather conditions and safety concerns, organizers of the Courage Polar Bear Dip for World Vision, in consultation with safety services professionals, have cancelled the January 1, 2018 Dip.

Courage Polar Bear Dip

Polar Bear Dip at Coronation Park: a great way to bring in 2017


Friday, December 30, 2016 9:35 AM

Every year a thousand plus Oakvillians head down to Coronation Park for the Courage Polar Bear Dip on January 1st, and this year will be no exception.

Mackenzie Darragh

Oakville swimmer qualifies for Rio Olympic Games


Saturday, July 16, 2016 9:15 AM

Being on the Canadian Olympic team has been a long time goal for Oakville swimmer Mack Darragh.

Oakville Masters Swim Club

Oakville Masters Swim Club raises $11,600 for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton


Wednesday, June 1, 2016 9:00 AM

Every year, the Oakville Masters Swim Club contributes to our community by raising money for a local charity. Today, Oakville Masters Coach Mette Novais and swimmers from the club presented a cheque for $11,600 to ...

Outdoor Pool

Keeping your Cool this Summer: Pools and Splash Pads in Oakville


Sunday, May 29, 2016 9:20 AM

Oakville is always ready to keep you cool, and as the weather starts to warm up, we thought it would be a good idea to let you know where in your community you can splash ...

Children floating in pool

Oakville residents invited to annual ‘Make Your Move’ Family Day: Monday, February 15, 2016


Tuesday, February 9, 2016 12:00 PM

Oakville’s popular Family Day tradition continues on Monday, February 15. The eighth annual celebration promises tons of free family-friendly activities and events for everyone to enjoy.

Children playing in a Backyard Pool

Backyard Pool Safety is no laughing matter


Saturday, July 4, 2015 11:45 AM

Now that the warmer weather has arrived the Halton Regional Police Service is urging everyone who spends time in and around pools to focus on safety.

Golden Retriever with Skates

Tim Hortons Free Swims and Skates in Oakville


Friday, December 19, 2014 10:00 AM

The Town of Oakville is pleased to partner with Tim Hortons to offer free skating at select times during the holiday season. All public skates are subject to admission rules and capacity restrictions. Please visit the Public ...

Halloween gets active in Oakville


Monday, October 7, 2013 5:08 PM

Looking for healthier Halloween treat options? Put the raisins away and hand out ‘get active’ swim/skate passes instead! For the month of October, the town is selling swim/skate passes for the reduced price of $5 ...

Oakville Novice Outdoor Swim Meet 2013


Sunday, August 25, 2013 10:00 AM

The Town of Oakville will host the 43rd annual Novice Swim Meet on Tuesday, August 27 from 8 a.m. to noon at Brookdale Pool. With an outer space theme, over 300 participants aged five to ...