Your Guide to Tree Lighting Ceremonies and Santa Claus Parades in the 905

OAKVILLE Tree Lighting Ceremony Friday, November 16, 2018 | 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Towne Square, Downtown Oakville Kick off the Christmas season and create magical memories in Downtown Oakville’s Towne Square at the annual Tree Lighting Ceremony. Enjoy incredible entertainment, carolling, Santa, treats and of course the lighting of the beautiful tree. Click for more info TREE LIGHTING CEREMONY …

Your Guide to Remembrance Day Services

OAKVILLE Sunday, November 11 | 10:30 am In honour of Remembrance Day Sunday, Nov. 11, a parade will take place in downtown Oakville and culminate with a Remembrance Day Service at the Cenotaph in George’s Square. The Oakville Legion, Branch 114 annual Remembrance Day Parade will form at 10:15 a.m. at corner of Church and Navy Streets, leave at 10:30 …

Rogers Hometown Hockey October 26, 27, 28 Rogers Hometown Hockey makes its way to Burlington this weekend and you can expect a great weekend of FREE hockey-related activities, NHL Alumni appearances, music, and fun for the whole family! Ron MacLean and Tara Slone LIVE will be on site Sunday, October 28th for the broadcast as they tell the stories that …

The Foodie Show Ron Joyce Centre | 4350 South Service Road | Burlington | (905) 525-9140 Saturday, October 20, 2018 | 11:00 am – 5:00 pm Come hungry! Gourmet food & beverage vendors. Cooking & tasting demonstrations. So much to taste, savour, and take home! Come celebrate the Burlington area’s growing independent food scene, while meeting and mingling with some of the …

Andrew’s Scenic Acres Harvest Moon Festival 9365 10th Sideroad | Milton | 905-878-4997 www.andrewsscenicacres.com Saturday, September 22 and Sunday, September 23 – 5:00 – 8:00 pm Andrew’s Scenic Acres is hosting the very first Harvest Moon Festival to officially celebrate the kick-off of the autumn season and watch the moon come up. Come September 22nd and 23rd any time from …

Beat the Summer Heat

There is no better way to beat the heat of summer than taking a dip in a pool. A great recreational sport, swimming can be enjoyed by all ages, all year round — but summer is definitely the best time. The 905 area offers plenty of outdoor pool options. Find a location near you, stay cool and be safe! Burlington …

There is a Farmers’ Market Near You

It’s summer and there is nothing better than visiting a local farmers’ market. There is just something about seeing all the fresh produce, cheese, meats etc., available, it inspires us to make healthy choices and to shop local. We are so fortunate in the 905 area to have so many close by to choose from. Check out the list below …

Activities for the Whole Family this Canada Day Long Weekend

Canada Day 2018 Looking for things to do this Canada Weekend? There is something for everyone! See below for a listing of events in the 905 area. Oakville’s Canada Day 2018 – Bronte Heritage Park All events are at the Pavilion at the Pier unless otherwise specified. 6 p.m. – Festival Opens! High Rendition Jazz Band performance / Inflatables, food …

No more 30-year amortizations! – Ottawa tightening mortgage rules again!

The federal government is moving again to tighten the rules on mortgage lending in Canada amid growing concerns that the housing market is overheated and household debt levels are climbing to perilous levels, according to the Globe and Mail. As debt levels continue to reach record levels and the housing market has showed no signs of slowing down, the government …