Community Overview

Join the Festival Community

  •  Become a member. There are many benefits and advantages to becoming a member of Ottawa Festivals, a not-for-profit organization that represents Ottawa\’s not-for-profit festivals, special events and fairs.
  • Become a partner. Ottawa Festivals partners with a number of Public, Private and Not-for-Profit Organizations to deliver services, programs and projects that are beneficial to our members, our partners and the community as a whole.
  • Support the industry. Ottawa Festivals Membership is comprised of not-for-profit organizations driven by people who have a passion for their event and the community. It is only through the support of partner organizations, sponsors and donorsthey are able to deliver quality programming and activities to the community.
  • Volunteer. It takes more than 15,000 volunteers to make Ottawa’s festivals and events a reality – without this involvement these events simply would not happen. Volunteering is fun, a good way to meet people and contribute to the community while enhancing or learning new skills.
  • Ottawa Festivals is social. There are a number of ways to connect to us and Ottawa Festivals Member community online.