Mississauga might be Canada’s sixth largest city in size, but when it comes to adventure, it’s at the top of the list. From city lights to lakeshores, there’s no shortage of spectacular sights. With top-notch sports teams and a thriving arts scene, you can experience world-class entertainment around every corner. Foodies – this is your paradise. Mississauga is a city filled with culture, and its many cuisines are right at the center, with more than 1,800 restaurants from over 150 countries. Beyond the diverse and delicious cuisines, you’ll be dazzled by the downtown hotspots, including luxurious shopping and the beloved Celebration Square, home to a vast array of seasonal events. Nestled in between the city sights are over 500 parks featuring family-friendly playgrounds and extensive trails. Perfect for wildlife lovers and adventure seekers, with access to Lake Ontario and the picturesque Credit River, rent a canoe for a day on the water, or simply enjoy the views during a nature walk.
Conveniently located minutes from Pearson Airport as well as a short drive from anywhere in the GTA or Southern Ontario, Mississauga is the perfect spot for a getaway. With endless must-see experiences, Mississauga is yours to explore.
Toronto Pearson International Airport (YYZ), Canada’s largest airport is conveniently located in Mississauga. Jetlines operates from Terminal 3 with Onsite parking and car rental companies are available. Click here for the airport website.
Mississauga is home to a number of unique neighbourhoods and has long been celebrated for its diversity and vibrant spirit. From the spectacular waterfront district of Port Credit to the old-world charm of Streetsville, there is so much culture to experience in the local neighbourhoods & villages of Mississauga!
Centrally located in the GTA and easily accessible by major highways, Mississauga is both an entertainment hotspot and a city of many diverse cultures, clearly on display in our thriving food and arts scenes. From museums to musicals to multicultural menus, Mississauga has it all.
Mississauga is an ideal destination all year round with its wide variety of indoor entertainment and outdoor amenities. Winter lovers can explore snowy vistas while snowshoeing through trails, having a blast on a toboggan, or rooting on our Mississauga Steelheads.
In the warmer weather, Mississauga becomes a boating, biking and hiking hotspot. Families will love the events and activities at Celebration Square, including the city’s largest wading pool, The Fountain.
Experience the largest light, sound and multimedia show in the world at Illumi Mississauga. With more than 20million brilliant lights creating 13 magical universes, Illumi ignites the night and is a dazzling outdoor walk-through experience not be missed.
Square One Shopping Centre
Turn your shopping excursion into a full-day getaway. More than just a mall, Square One is a luxurious shopping experience and is Canada’s second largest mall. After you are finished shopping, add some excitement with the endless games at The Rec Room. Don’t miss the special events, including artisan markets and more in The Food District!
Paramount Fine Foods Centre
For year-round entertainment, look no further than this bustling stadium venue. Home to Mississauga’s future superstar talent, you can catch Raptors 905 G-League or Mississauga Steelheads OHL games, in addition to a rotating roster of world-class performers.
Port Credit Lighthouse
One of Mississauga’s most iconic landmarks, the picturesque Port Credit Lighthouse on Lake Ontario is truly a sight to behold. Situated on along the harbour of the Credit River and a short walk from equally quaint shopping, it’s the perfect spot for a sunset stroll.
A symbol of the city, Mississauga’s aptly named downtown civic centre is a true cultural hub. Featuring free concerts and events throughout the year, skating in the winter and a wading pool in the summer, it’s the perfect spot for free family fun all year-long.
Languages: English and French
Currency: Canadian Dollar
Airports: Toronto Pearson International Airport (YYZ)
“More than just a pit-stop, pack a bag and stay the weekend” - Frank