"It seems you thought of everything the out-of-town
visitor would need to make the most of their visit.
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Heather Dubreuil, Montral, Quebec, Canada

 

Festival Resources

Exhibitions Menu | Events Calendar

 

Plan Your Trip

Google maps for each venue are provided below. Oakville is easy to reach from Toronto and about 30 - 40 minutes west. The easiest way to get around Oakville is by car. There is however public transit. See details below. Go Transit commuter trains go directly to Oakville on the Lakeshore West line from Union Station in Toronto. If you don't have a drive, consider joining our Two Art Bus Tours from Toronto to Oakville on Sat. Oct. 29 and Sun Oct. 30, 2016.

 

The Gallery and Corridor Galleries
Queen Elizabeth Park Community and Cultural Centre

 

Main Festival Venue

Address: 2302 Bridge Road, Oakville, Ontario, (Closest major intersection Bridge Road & Third Line)
Hours: Mon. - Sat. 10 am - 6 pm, Sun. 12 - 5 pm
Parking: Free
Exhibitions Pages:
Cosmic Geometry | Late in the Season | Quiet Zone 2 | Solo Shows & Installations | Cat Walk & Kimono Road | www: whimsical, wacky and wild
 

By car:

From Toronto take the QEW west, exiting at the Oakville – Third Line off ramp. Travel South on Third Line. Turn right onto Bridge Road. QEPCCC is on the south side of the road

From Burlington take the QEW east, exiting at the Oakville – Bronte Road off ramp. Travel South on Bronte Road. Turn left onto Bridge Road. QEPCCC is on the south side of the road.

From Living Arts Centre, Mississauga
to Queen Elizabeth Park Community & Cultural Centre, Oakville.

By Car: From LAC head north on Living Arts Drive to Rathburn Road. Go east on Rathburn Road. Continue on Rathburn to Hurontario Street. Go north on Hurontario to Highway 403 west on-ramp. Travel west on Highway 403.
NOTE: Highway 403 joins the QEW. Head west on QEW and exit at the Oakville – Third Line off ramp. Travel south on Third Line. Turn right onto Bridge Road. QEPCCC is on the south side of the road.

To Living Arts Centre, Mississauga: From QEPCCC on exiting the car park turn right onto Bridge Road. At traffic lights at Third Line, turn left. Head north on Third Line. Take QEW east bound on-ramp. Head east on QEW to Highway 403. Continue on Highway 403 heading east, to Centreview/Mavis exit. Follow Centre View Drive to Duke of York Blvd. Travel south on Duke of York to Rathburn Road. Turn west on Rathburn Road to Living Arts Drive, then south on Living Arts Drive. The LAC is on the left.

By train and then bus:

GO Train Lakeshore West line to Oakville GO Station.
Find the schedules: www.gotransit.com

From the Oakville GO Station, take the Route #15 Bridge bus - there is a bus stop at the entrance to Queen Elizabeth Park Community & Cultural Centre.
Find the schedules: www.oakvilletransit.ca

Oakville Public Transit Map pdf

 


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Oakville Galleries, Centennial Square

Address: 120 Navy Street, Oakville, Ontario Located in the Main Oakville Library Building
Hours: Tues. – Thurs. 12:00 noon – 8:00 pm,
Fri. 12:00 noon – 5:00 pm,
Sat. 10:00 am – 5:00 pm,
Sun. 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Closed: Mondays
Closed: Monday
Exhibition Page

By car:

From Toronto take the QEW west, exiting at Trafalgar Road. Follow Trafalgar Road south to Randall Street and turn right. Turn left onto Navy St. the gallery is on the right hand side. There is paid street parking in downtown Oakville and a few parking lots on Church Street. A good spot to park is on Water Street. Travel south on Navy St. cross Lakeshore Road and turn right onto Robinson Street, the road becomes Water Street after the curve. Enter the Library building from the car park and take the elevator to the top floor. The gallery is located in the Library Building
By train: GO Train Lakeshore West line to Oakville GO Station.
Find the schedules:
www.gotransit.com

By bus:

From the Oakville GO Station take the #14 Lakeshore West bus. The bus will travel south on Reynolds Street and then west on Randall. Ask the bus driver to let you off for the main library on Navy Street. Oakville Galleries is situated in the library building.
Find the schedules: www.gotransit.com

 

   

 

 

Mississauga Venue

The Gallery Space, Living Arts Centre

Address: 4141 Living Arts Drive, Mississauga, Ontario
(Closest main intersection: Hurontario and Burnhamthorpe. Sandwiched between Burnhamthorpe and Rathburn, the LAC is locataed between Living Arts Drive and Duke of York, across the street from Square One Shopping Centre and next door to the City of Mississauga {tall clock tower} building)
Hours: Tuesday to Saturday 10:00 am – 4:00 pm, Sunday 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Closed: Monday
Exhibition Page

The Gallery is located on the second floor of the Centre. When patrons arrive they may take the staircase up to the second floor (staircase is located next to the reception desk/gift shop or the elevator found on the ground level across from the information booth & reception desk/gift shop. From the top of the main staircase patrons will walk right and then right again along the bridge to find the Gallery, from the elevators patrons with turn left and then left again along the bridge to find the Gallery.

The Elevators can be accessed from P1 parking which is wheel chair accessible.

Parking:

Parking is underground and can be accessed from our Living Arts Drive entrance. Living Arts Centre has free parking during the week after 6 pm and free weekend parking. The Living Arts Centre has underground parking for 450 cars with access off Living Arts Drive.  The parking facility is equipped with pay and display machines that offer multiple payment options including coin ($0.25, $1, or $2 coins) and major credit cards (Visa, MasterCard and American Express). Once payment is made, the machine provides a receipt (ticket) to be displayed on the dash of the car
 
The rates are:
Hourly: $1.00
Daily: $6.00
Evenings after 6pm and weekends: Free
Free parking with a valid Accessible Parking Permit
 
Paid on-street parking is available on Living Arts Drive & Prince of Wales Drive in designated spots. 

By car:

From Toronto take the QEW west to Hwy 10 (Hurontario St.). Travel north on Hurontario Street to Burnhamthorpe Road. Turn west on Burnhamthorpe Road to Living Arts Drive, then north on Living Arts Drive.

Or: Hwy 401 west to Hwy 10 (Hurontario St). Travel south on Hurontario to Burnhamthorpe Road. Turn west on Burnhamthorpe Road, then north on Living Arts Drive.

From Hamilton take the QEW east to Hwy 10 (Hurontario St.) Travel north on Hurontario Street to Burnhamthorpe Road. Turn west on Burnhamthorpe Road to Living Arts Drive, then north on Living Arts Drive.

Or:  QEW east to Hwy 403 (by Ford Dr). East on Hwy 403 to Centreview/Mavis exit. Take Centreview exit to Duke of York. Travel south on Duke of York to Rathburn Road. Turn west on Rathburn Road to Living Arts Drive., then south on Living Arts Drive.

From Queen Elizabeth Park Community & Cultural Centre, Oakville to
Living Arts Centre, Mississauga

By car: From QEPCCC on exiting the car park turn right onto Bridge Road. At traffic lights at Third Line, turn left. Head north on Third Line. Take QEW east bound on-ramp. Head east on QEW to Highway 403. Continue on Highway 403 heading east, to Centreview/Mavis exit. Follow Centre View Drive to Duke of York Blvd. Travel south on Duke of York to Rathburn Road. Turn west on Rathburn Road to Living Arts Drive, then south on Living Arts Drive. The LAC is on the left.

By train:

Click on the link below for directions, using TTC subway system to Islington Station or the GO train to Kipling Station, then transferring to Mississauga Transit. 
Find the schedules:
www.gotransit.com

By bus:

Mississauga Transit – The nearest bus stop is Square One Shopping Centre located across the street.
Find the schedules: www.gotransit.com