Kerr Village Events

It’s never too early to mark your calendar…The Kerr Village BIA proudly sponsors special events and community initiatives throughout the year—bringing businesses, residents and visitors together. We invite you to join us!

Upcoming Kerrent Events:

3on3 Road Hockey Tournament

3on3 Road Hockey Tournament
Saturday, April 20, 2013

Location: Kerr Street
Registration required.
Sign-in between 8 and 8:45 am

Open to road hockey enthusiasts ages 10 and up. Recreational & competitive levels.

Championship games with prizes. Team entry fee to play. Lunch and refreshments included.

Proceeds to benefit local charity. This event has raised more than $60,000 for worthy causes since its inception in 2006. Visit www.3on3roadhockey.ca to register.

Music in the Square

Music in the Square
Saturdays, June Through Sept.

Location: Heritage Square
(Kerr & Florence)
Time : 11 am to 2 pm

A free, family friendly venue, Music in the Square — featuring local and international talent— is the perfect way to pass a summer afternoon in Kerr Village. Bring a blanket or lawn chair for seating. Pack a picnic lunch or pick up a bite to go from one of the area's many restaurants.

Summer Celebration

Summer Celebration
Saturday, June 22, 2013

Location: Kerr Street
Time : 10 am to 8 pm

Kerr Village presents the Carousel of Nations for the sixth year running. Part summerfest. Part multi-cultural festival. Total family fun. Pavilions from "around the world" showcase traditional arts and crafts, singing and dancing, and ethnic cuisine. Adults and children will enjoy live musical performances throughout the day. Don't miss The KidsZone. Free admission.


Environmental Awareness Day

Environmental Awareness Day
Saturday, July 6 , 2013

Location: 111 Cross Avenue
(Trafalgar Village)
Time : 11:30 am to 2:00 pm

Presented by Tim Hortons (Cross Ave.), the Oakville Chamber of Commerce and the Kerr Village BIA. Dispose of confidential documents. Recycle old electronic equipment. Browse through "green" exhibits by local vendors. Sign-up for the day's Community Clean-up. Entertainment provided. Complimentary BBQ.

Pumpkin Palooza

Pumpkin Palooza
October

Location: Kerr Street
Time :10 am to 6 pm

This daylong, kid friendly event celebrates all things pumpkin. Take part in a pumpkin carving contest. Kids 10 and under are invited to participate in a Halloween Scavenger Hunt (win a chance to ride in the Oakville Santa Claus Parade). Live performances by talented local musicians and children's entertainers throughout the day. Free admission.

Pumpkin Walk

The Village Pumpkin-Walk
November

Location: Westwood Park
(Kerr and Bond)
Time : 4:30 to 8:30 pm

Welcome to the Pumpkin Palooza closing ceremonies. Bring your used pumpkin to Westwood Park for one last pumpkin hoorah! All decorated pumpkins will be put on display for public viewing and picked up for recycling at the end of the evening courtesy of the Kerr Village BIA.

Tree Lighting Ceremony

Tree Lighting Ceremony
Friday, November 15, 2013

Location: Heritage Square
(Kerr & Florence)
Time : 6:00 to 9:00 pm

Find Yourself in Kerr Village for an old-fashioned Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony. Sample holiday treats from Kerr Village restaurants as we light the evergreen at Heritage Square. From local school choirs to onstage musical performances to strolling Victorian Christmas Carollers, live entertainment will please children of all ages. Santa Claus will be on hand to take special requests.

Santa Claus Parade

Santa Claus Parade
Saturday, November 16, 2013

Location: Kerr Street
(corner of Kerr and Florence)
Time : 9 am

Experience the Santa Claus Parade on Kerr Street. The theme for 2013 is "Celebrating 65 Years." Come out and celebrate the sounds of the season with local marching bands, costumed characters and mascots—rain or shine. Visit www.oakvillesantaclausparade.ca.

Toys for Tots campaign

Toys for Tots campaign
December

Location: ( tbd)
Time : Normal business hours.

There's No Place Like Kerr Village For The Holidays! In partnership with the Halton Regional Police Service, the Kerr Village BIA continues to support the Toys for Tots Programme. Participating businesses will collect new, unwrapped toys and gift cards throughout the month of December. These items will then be picked-up and distributed to local families experiencing economic hardship.