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KIDSFEST Ottawa 2019: The fun is almost here!

It’s almost here!  KIDSFEST Ottawa takes place on March 2-3, 2019! What you can expect from KIDSFEST Ottawa? Informative and i...

Sparks Street presents Impulse, Sept 14 to Oct 6, 2019

The Sparks Street BIA and Mall Authority is pleased to present the debut of Impulse in Ottawa! Impulse is an interactive work of art ...

CityFolk organizers set to stage MARVEST 2019 in ‘the Glebe’

CityFolk music festival organizers today announced the line-up for their 2019 edition of MARVEST—a harvest of music and so much mor...

One Last Weekend of Celebration for Ottawa Greek Fest

By Jake Munro Melina Kokkinos, a member of the Ottawa Greek Fest organizing team, can’t emphasize enough how special the festival s...

Party Safe Ottawa

Industry taking steps towards creating safer spaces for festivalgoers

The Ottawa Festival Network (OFN) is partnering with Capital Pride, Ottawa Public Health and the City of Ottawa’s Recreation and Cu...

#PROUD RBC Bluesfest volunteers to march at 2019 Capital Pride Parade

RBC Bluesfest organizers today announced that a group of Bluesfest volunteers—led by long-time festival volunteer and assistant are...

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Information Update – Drug Use During Festival Season

Capital Pride focuses weeklong 2018 event on community, growth

Ottawa Jazz Festival

2018 TD Ottawa Jazz Festival: From June 21 to July 1 the sounds of summer are hitting the streets of Ottawa

CBC Ottawa

Music and Beyond’s 2018 festival brings Shakespeare, string quartets, puppetry and more to Ottawa

Ottawa Citizen