August 17 & 18 ~ What's Happening Around the 905

Friday Aug 16th, 2019


Children’s Festival
Spencer Smith Park (1400 Lakeshore Road)
August 18th 11am – 5pm

Join us as we celebrate being a kid.  Live Entertainment, Play zones and inflatables, Crafts, Kids’ marketplace.


Oakville Children’s Festival
Queen Elizabeth Park Community & Cultural Centre
(2302 Bridge Rd)
August 17th 10am – 4pm
Treehouse TV royalty and five-time Juno Award nominees Splash’N Boots will headline the 2019 Oakville Children’s Festival. Families can expect to dance and sing along to hits like Tilly the Tadpole, Who Put the Beat in my Shoes and Antelopes Love Cantaloupes.  Visitors will enjoy fun hands-on activities and interactive shows including Fire Safety Zone, City Parent Scavenger Hunt, Friends of Oakville Public Library Book Sale, art and building workshops, seedling plantings, dance groups, recreation, sports and science activities, face painting, free indoor swimming, and more.
Dundas Cactus Festival
August 15 & 16th 6pm -11pm. August 17th 11am – 11pm & August 18th 11am – 4pm
Millers Lane and Hatt Street, Dundas
Cactus Festival of Dundas Ontario will feature some of the best bands you’ll see all summer long. Each stage offers something different. The Fun Zone, located on King St. between Market and Church offers a one stop shop for family entertainment.  The Baby Cactus Festival is an opportunity for young families with babies 3-17 months to meet, have some fun, and win some great prizes. Every baby entered is recognized and receives an Official ‘Cactus Tumbleweed’ Certificate! Fabulous amusement rides all weekend long! They open Thursday night after the parade, and run through Sunday.