Located along the shores of beautiful Lake Ontario, Mississauga is Canada's 6th largest city and has been named first in the financial publication fDi Magazine's 'Mid-sized Cites of the Future'. This exciting town is a great vacation spot for anyone looking for a relaxing getaway or action-packed weekend.
Arts and Culture
Mississauga is a great location for people who enjoy arts and culture. Check out the Art Gallery of Mississauga for a glimpse of Canadian art. This unique art gallery offers free admission and includes unique artist projects that are engaging for people of all ages. Or, catch a show at the Living Arts Center. Located in the town's downtown district, this multipurpose center offers performances ranging from comedy shows, opera, symphony, and jazz entertainment. History lovers will love a tour of the Benares Historic House and its 160 years of Canadian history.
Sports and Recreation
Mississaugans love to play as evidenced by the city's multitude of recreational areas. Enjoy a round of golf at BraeBen Golf Course's 18-hole Championship Course, or enjoy the community favorite Lakeview Golf Course, a two-time host for the Canadian Open.
The city also includes an incredible 15 indoor skating rinks. During the winter, people flock to the popular outdoor rink at Mississauga Celebration Square. Throughout the year, the Mississauga Celebration Square is packed full of family-friendly events such as weekly Farmers Markets, movie nights, and musical acts. For a quieter retreat, escape to one of the city's over 522 parks and 225 km of trails and woodlands. These trails are an excellent place to enjoy cycling, jogging, walking, inline skating, and, during the winter months, cross country skiing.
Mississauga is also home to the popular Hershey Centre. This multipurpose sports and entertainment facility has hosted a number of exciting high profile events including Skate Canada, national and world hockey championships, and a ton of sold out concerts.
Mississauga is a shopper's paradise, and it's many diverse shops attract people throughout the region. Stop by Square One Shopping Centre, one of Canada's biggest shopping malls with over 350 retail stores and services. This mall attracts an astounding 24 million visits annually and is one of the only such places in the Greater Toronto Area. But for better deals, check out the Dixie Outlet Mall and its fantastic selection of great products at bargain deals. Interestingly, this enclosed mall operates on 100 percent renewable energy.
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We enjoyed our recent stay @ Staybridge Suites Mississauga during our daughters hockey tournament. There is plenty of space for large families such as ours and it's great to have a kitchen. The[More]
included breakfast had a large variety and food was good. It is close to restaurants, shopping and arenas. The pool is a bit small and the hot tub is filled in with cement for some reason. If it had been warmer we would have used the outdoor patio with bbq, it looked nice. [Less]