1986

In 1986, the City of Kitchener hosted the first Ontario Senior Games called Actifest. These successful Games established the framework for future Ontario Senior Games. District Games would be held annually, and Actifest would be held during August in even-numbered...

1984

In March of 1984, the OACAO established an Ontario Seniors Games Committee with the mandate to develop a format for District competition and to develop and implement a plan for Ontario Senior Games Provincial Championships.

 1982

The Older Adult Centres Association of Ontario (OACAO) initiated the concept of the Ontario Senior Games in 1982. The Ministry of Tourism and Recreation(1) agreed to provide financial assistance to help develop this program and to promote activities for seniors...