The Lake Walk sponsored by Catch Hospitality is a terrific event being brought to Bronte Village by a collection of the area’s local arts and culture focused businesses and the Oakville Arts Council. Inspired by Hamilton’s Art Crawl, the event will be a night of art, food, music, and culture as well as special promotions and activities from the participating Bronte area businesses.

The event takes place on the first Thursday of every month in Bronte Village:

May 5th, June 2, July 7, Aug 4 and Sept 1 from 5-9pm.

Scroll down to view the participating businesses and Artists for August 4th.

If you are looking to participate in this years event please visit:


Participating Businesses and Artists

1) Trias Gallery – Artists Reception 6-8pm

11 Bronte Road, Unit 29

Paintings by Kristen Muenzberg

Paintings by Chaka Chikodzi


2) Shores Condo Parkette

11 Bronte Road

Margo Foreman glass artist / Bronte Historical Society / Jewellery by Adrienne Yeardye


3) BIE Clinic

11 Bronte Road, Unit 35

Food Sensitivity Testing Promotion: $20 for a test of 5 foods and $95 for a test of 95 foods

Glass Jewellery by Jessica Gneth


4) Coquette Cafe

11 Bronte Road, Unit 34

Free coffee with any menu selection

Joanna Stefan paintings


5) South Shore Spa Inc.

11 Bronte Road, Unit 32

Painting by Karin Lynn Cumming


6) Embark ‘Life With Dogs’

11 Bronte Road, Unit 31

Free dog treat with minimum $20 purchase

Teresa Thompson – dog portraits


7) Shoreline Dentistry

11 Bronte Road, Unit 30

Glass by Courtney Downman


8) Bronte Wellness Clinic

11 Bronte Road, Unit 11

Custom dog accessories by Maria Bell


9) Yolanda’s Spuntino Casa

49 Bronte Road

1/2 price bottles of wine

1/2 price on selection of appetizers


Plank Restobar (part of Catch Hospitality Group – part sponsor of The Lake Walk)

Dim Sum Happy Hours Mon-Fri 3-5pm $5.00


10) Simply Green Baby

67 Bronte Road, Unit 4

Ceramics by Michael Dorang


11) Taste of Colombia Cafe

67 Bronte Road, Unit 3

Buy ANY drink and get the other one FREE! (EQUAL OR LESSER VALUE)

Jewellery by Teresa Biagi


12) Further Afield Travel Agency

77 Bronte Road, Unit 101A

Art by Hania


13) La Parisienne Creperie

93 Bronte Road

Bring your own wine with no corkage fee during the Lake Walk, for details please visit our event section on our website À bientôt!

Paintings by Cynthia Dempster


14) Heaney’s Barber and Hairstyling

100 Bronte Road, Unit 7

Paintings by Barb TenEycke


15) Lana’s Dress Boutique

100 Bronte Road, Unit 5

Joanne Currah


16) Good Night Good Morning

100 Bronte Road, Unit 3

No tax on swimwear or sale items

Violinist Leslie Ashworth


17) Faven’s Boutique

100 Bronte Road, Unit 2

Jewelery by Cathy Benbow Plewes “Beads for Africa”


18) Sweet! Bakery and Teahouse

100 Bronte Road, Unit 1

Paintings by Morgan Scholaert


19) Bronte Flowers

2464 Lakeshore Rd W.

10% off all regularly-priced items (flower bouquets, arrangements, and gifts)

Floral paintings by Marilen Samuels


20) Thai Senses

2450 Lakeshore Road W.

Free Desserts

Paintings by Samia Kawas


21) Designed 4 Home and Boat

2446A Lakeshore Road W.

Textiles by Nina

Paintings by Leah Chariandy


22) Cuba’s Restaurant

2444 Lakeshore Road W.

Free churros with a purchase of $20 or more

Paintings by Christine Fenn


23) El Spero Family Restaurant

2420 Lakeshore Road W.

Woodturning by Fred Kristan


24) Wellness For The Body – Massage, Therapy, Chiropractic and Naturopathic Centre

2418 Lakeshore Road W.

Paintings by Jamie Pece.


25) Acorn Flower Shoppe

2410 Lakeshore Road W.

Geraldine Gillingham   


26) Denninger’s Foods of the World

2400 Lakeshore Road W. 

Paintings by Dick Sanders


27) Taste Marketeria (part of Catch Hospitality Group – part sponsor of The Lake Walk)

2390 Lakeshore Road W.

Taste samplings

Music by MLC Unplugged

Artisan in Wood –  Ian MacDonald


28) Axxyr Medical Systems

103 Jones Street


29) Kolani Kitchen and Bath

2373 Lakeshore Road W.

Paintings by Luigia Zilli


30) Sammys Chip Wagon

2368 Lakeshore Road W. 

Mixed Media Works by Brendan Doyle / Jewellery by Jess / Midnight Flame

Music by


31) Bronte Natural Health Clinic

2368 Lakeshore Road W.

Free herbal iced tea and organic popcorn. Also $10 off any live cell analysis booked during The Lakewalk. It’s a $65 analysis of health!


32) My Back Shed

2359 Lakeshore Road W.

Paintings by Lana Kamaric


33) Zara’s by the Lake

2347 Lakeshore Road W.

Prix Fixe Menu for two $55


34) Royal Lepage Realty Plus Oakville

2347 Lakeshore Road W., Unit 3


35) Nina Duong Haute Couture

2344 Lakeshore Road W.

Paintings & photography by Parvez Khatib


36) Ti Vesto Boutique  

2340 Lakeshore Road W.

Summer Sale up to 50% Off.

Dominque Provost Paintings

Music of Ben Ciervo


37) Born2Shop

2336 Lakeshore Road W.

$100 gift card draw for each event date. One ballot per person/per event and a ballot with every item purchased


38) Bronte Dental Care

2330 Lakeshore Road W.


39) RBC

2329 Lakeshore Road W.

Jewellery by Sunny Presley

PAINT THE LAKE this August 4. Art Contest.

Paint The Lake Poster_final

Event Information

Get creative in Bronte! Paint a masterpiece at Paint by the Lake, an outdoor painting challenge event that invites the community to paint the beauty in Oakville. Paint The Lake, in partnership with the Bronte Lake Walk, is an opportunity for Oakvillians to explore the outdoors while getting creative by painting a scene in one of Bronte Heritage Park’s scenic landscapes. Return your painting at the end of the day to be entered into the Paint The Lake Painting Contest, to win awards and prizes.

Painters will be given a 9” x 12” canvas and children’s painting supplies, while supplies last. Painters are welcome to bring their own painting supplies, canvases must be 9″ x 12″.

This event is for all ages and skill levels. Award categories include Kids (10 and under), Youth (11-17), Adult (18+), and Professional. Participation is free.

Go to the Summer Cultural Connection page for contest rules and regulations. Contest runs from August 5 to 12.

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