Parking during special events

The information on this page is offered to Oakville residents, visitors, and event organizers to assist with planning for and finding parking during special events.

Residents and visitors

During special events demand for parking can be very high. The following links are offered to assist with your parking planning efforts.

Oakville Event Calendar – Review the most up-to-date listing of community events taking place in Oakville.

Where to park – Identify the locations of Oakville’s municipal parking lots, garages and on-street parking.

Service Disruptions – Learn about any service changes (road closures, no-parking areas, transit schedule changes, construction, etc.) that may affect getting to or parking at an event.

Parking permits – Oakville offers a variety of parking permits to accommodate various requests.

Parking enforcement – To request parking enforcement please call Service Oakville at 905-845-6601.

Parking tickets – For parking ticket inquiries please call Parking Operations at 905-338-4394.

Event organizers

The following links are offered to assist with planning for the parking needs of your special event.

Oakville Event Calendar – Ensure your event is listed on the town’s online event calendar to help residents and prospective visitors obtain the information they need to plan ahead for parking.

Where to park – Identify the locations of Oakville’s municipal parking lots, garages and on-street parking closest to your event site, and share these locations and information through your event marketing and social media.

Service Disruptions – Learn about any service changes (road closures, no-parking areas, transit schedule changes, construction, etc.) that may affect getting to or parking at your event site.

Parking permits – Consider obtaining temporary parking permits, multiple vehicle permits, or pre-paid parking tokens to accommodate the parking needs of your event, its staff, volunteers, performers, or visitors.

Parking enforcement – To request parking enforcement please call Service Oakville at 905-845-6601.

Parking tickets – For parking ticket inquiries please call Parking Operations at 905-338-4394.

Additional resources

Cycle or walk – Explore Oakville’s collection of walking and biking trails that can eliminate the need for driving to and parking at special events.

Oakville Transit – Leave your car at home and use the Oakville Transit Trip Planner to travel to community events in Oakville.