Event Date: Jan 31, 2020 - Feb 17, 2020
Come celebrate Canadian winter fun during the annual Winterlude festival in Ottawa and Gatineau! During this free annual event, you can marvel at beautiful ice sculptures, skate on the world-famous Rideau Canal Skateway, and play till you drop in Snowflake Kingdom. But many more indoor and outdoor activities await, all highlighting Canada’s cultural, artistic and culinary diversity!
Most festival activities are free and take place in the urban Ottawa-Gatineau region during the first three weekends of February (including Family Day, Monday, Feb. 18).
- Winterlude Triathlon
- BeaverTails Ottawa Ice Dragon Boat Festival
- Outdoor activities: Tube sliding, skiing and snowboarding lessons, kiddie Zone for toddlers, zip line, snow sculptures
- Indigenous performances
- Sparks Street: Fancy ice, interactive lights and urban fun
- Winter edition of Capital Pride
- Musical performances
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