Programs & Events

The Leisure Services Department continues to evaluate the COVID-19 situation and reviews upcoming events on a case-by-case basis, which may result in possible cancellations.  Protecting the health of our community is a priority for us.  We appreciate your understanding.

The Oakwood Community Center (OCC) is a very busy place right in the heart of our City!

On average, we hold over 150 classes, programs and community events in which nearly 6,600 people participate annually.   Over the course of the year we serve more than 55,000 people at the OCC, over 45,000 people in our beautiful parks, 19,500 people swim at Gardner Pool and over 85,000 plays and spectate at the Old River Sports Complex.

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Dec 13 2020

Lighting up Oakwood

  • Add to calendar 2020-12-13 18:00:00 2020-12-13 18:00:00 America/New_York Lighting up Oakwood

The city of Oakwood, with assistance from the Oakwood Beautification Committee, is “LIGHTING UP” Oakwood with luminarias on Sunday, December 13 beginning at 6 p.m. Residents are invited to put luminarias out in front of their house and to consider participating with their neighbors.  Luminarias for this event are sold at the OCC beginning Tuesday,...

Dec 13 2020

“Holiday of Lights” At A Distance Drive Through

6:30pm - 8:00pm
  • Add to calendar 2020-12-13 18:30:00 2020-12-13 20:00:00 America/New_York “Holiday of Lights” At A Distance Drive Through

This year, the “Holiday of Lights” will be held on Sunday, December 13 as a drive-through, similar to the Ice Cream Social that was held in August. The event will take place between 6:30 and 8 p.m. The City will close E. Schantz Avenue between Patterson Road and E. Thruston Boulevard to through traffic that...

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