Welcome to Oshawa! Whether you're visiting for a few hours, a few days or longer, our amazing city will keep you entertained, relaxed and never bored.
Oshawa, named a “bicycle friendly community,” offers an extensive trail network with direct access to the Waterfront Trail. The city is home to North America’s largest contemporary peony collection located at theOshawa Valley Botanical Gardens. We also are home to the Pumphouse Marsh, the Second Marsh, theMcLaughlin Bay Wildlife Reserve and the Oak Ridges Moraine, which is a unique glacial landform that spans Oshawa and beyond.
Scenic Lakeview Park provides the setting for the Oshawa Community Museum's three restored nineteenth-century homes and features picnic areas, playgrounds, sports fields, waterfront pier and sandy beach.
Two of Ontario's top festivals happen in Oshawa: our annual Fiesta Week and our annual Canada Day Celebrations at Lakeview Park. We also host AutoFest, Ribfest and North America's largest contemporary Peony Festival, as well as many other community events. Durham Region's premiere entertainment centre, the General Motors Centre in downtown Oshawa, is home to the Oshawa Power NBL Team, Oshawa Generals Hockey Club and the Sports Hall of Fame. It also showcases a variety of spectacular entertainment for all ages and interests.
The City of Oshawa
Oshawa Shopping Centre
Oshawa Little Theatre
The Driftwood Theatre Group
Oshawa Fiesta Week
Santa's Parade of Lights
The Robert McLaughlin Gallery
McLaughlin Bay Wildlife Reserve
Oshawa Valley Botanical Gardens
Oshawa Chamber of Commerce
SNAP Oshawa News
Oshawa Express News