Oak Bay Events
Local Event Calendars:
Oak Bay Tea Party
Beginning with the Oak Bay Tea Party Parade on Saturday morning from Windsor Park to Willows Park, the Tea Party is a weekend community celebration of entertainment, midway, fireworks, bathtub race and an air show held in early June.
Collector Car Festival
The Collector Car Festival celebrates vintage and collector cars of all makes and models. Oak Bay Avenue is transformed into a pedestrian walkway as 250 to 300 cars are showcased to admiring spectators.
Easily the biggest garage sale in the region, households in Oak Bay are invited to sign-up and participate. There are hundreds of sites to peruse and thousands of residents get out and hunt for a hidden treasure.
Good Life Fitness Marathon
The marathon is held each October and runs it’s way through the scenic streets of Oak Bay. Thousands of spectators and supporters come out to cheer the runners.
Oak Bay Night Market
Between 4 and 8 pm on the third Wednesday of the summer months, Oak Bay Village is transformed into a European style street market. A wide range of fresh and local produce and food is available. Artists and artisans showcase a variety of wares, and each market also offers local music, a magician, face painting and balloon animals.
Trick or Treat on the Avenue
Each Halloween, Oak Bay Village hosts a giant community Trick or Treat as Oak Bay Avenue merchants offer treats in stores from Foul Bay Road to Monterey Avenue.
Oak Bay Firefighters Halloween Bonfire
Following the Trick or Treat on the Avenue, the Municipality of Oak Bay hosts a giant bonfire in Fireman’s Park, adjacent to the Oak Bay Police Department and Fire Hall. Enjoy hot dogs, hot chocolate, and a Halloween costume contest.
Christmas Light Up on Oak Bay Avenue
On the last Sunday of November, the Light Up celebration kicks off the Annual Oak Bay Christmas Festival season! There is musical entertainment, lighted trucks, street entertainment, roasted chestnuts and thousands of lights throughout the Village.