Events

04 Jul

Victoria Island, 2 rue Timberslide, Ottawa

July 4, 2017 To November 30, 2017

343-999-6223

FREE

The Algonquins of Pikwakanagan First Nation Chief and Council in partnership with the National Capital Commission (NCC) and Omàmiwininì Pimàdjwowin – The Algonquin Way Cultural Centre/Museum, will be hosting the Kabeshinàn Minitig Pavilion on Victoria Island until November 2017 in the National Capital. Read More >>

26 Oct

1860 Maple Grove Road, Stittsville

October 26, 2017 To December 2, 2017

(613) 435-5491

FREE

Tartan Homes is hosting a series of FREE community events at their Poole Creek Model homes. Read More >>

Fair Trade Festival
03 Nov

Ottawa Mennonite Church, 1830 Kilborn Avenue, Ottawa

November 3, 2017 To November 25, 2017

Free

Browse a fabulous selection of handcrafted gift items from 27 countries, and enjoy some homemade borscht and desserts in the tearoom every Saturday.  Fair Trade shopping is available every Friday and Saturday for the month of November. Read More >>

10 Nov

St. Joseph's Church, 174 Wilbrod St, Ottawa

November 10, 2017 To December 10, 2017

613-798-7113

$10 - $30

Let us put you in the festive spirit with Christmas fanfares, sing-along carols and some and many of the best loved Christmas tunes including The Twelve Days of Christmas, Angels from the Realms of Glory and O Come all ye Faithful. With Ottawa Children’s choir and Cathedral Brass. Read More >>

Christmas Craft and Gift Shows Shopping Extravaganza
12 Nov

Tudor Hall, 3750 North Bowesville Road, Ottawa

November 12, 2017 To November 26, 2017

Free

Drop by and enjoy the wonderful Christmas celebration of over 60 vendors offering quality handmade items and gifts. Help support our local vendors and help reduce the carbon footprint by buying locally handmade products. Read More >>

17 Nov

Wesley Clover Parks, 411 Corkstown Road, Nepean

November 17, 2017 To January 6, 2018

$15-$25

Magic of Lights is a dazzling 2-kilometer drive-through holiday lights show featuring more than 300 spectacular displays using the latest LED technology and digital animations. Experience Magic of Lights from the comfort of your own car as you wind through the sparkling path of Ottawa’s favorite holiday tradition. Read More >>

21 Nov

Bank of Canada Museum, 30 Bank Street, Ottawa

November 21, 2017 To April 22, 2018

Tel: 613 782-8914

Free

It’s money that’s neither in your bank account nor in your wallet, but somewhere in between—and stored electronically. It’s e-money and it’s beginning to change the way we spend. Read More >>

23 Nov

Ottawa School of Art, George Street, Ottawa

November 23, 2017 To December 10, 2017

Free

The Ottawa School of Art – Downtown Campus Gallery is pleased to present its 33rd Annual Holiday Fundraising Art Sale. Read More >>

23 Nov

Southam Hall, 1 Elgin, Ottawa

November 23, 2017 To November 24, 2017

$15 - $99

After touring the concert halls of the world, Pinchas Zukerman returns for a special guest appearance with the orchestra he led to international acclaim. First, the maestro brings Beethoven and Haydn to life with his prodigious violin technique. Then, he steps to the podium to conduct Beethoven’s Symphony No. Read More >>

Vintage Village of Lights
24 Nov

The Cumberland Heritage Village Museum, 2940 Old Montreal Road, Ottawa

November 24, 2017 To December 17, 2017

[email protected]

Regular Admission

Join us at Cumberland Heritage Village Museum for our Vintage Village of Lights! Step into a holiday tale of your own as you explore seasonal scenes and activities inspired by classic Christmas stories and songs of years past. Read More >>

24 Nov

Live On Elgin, 220 Rue Elgin St, Ottawa

November 24, 2017

(613) 695-5483

$15-20

Tia Brazda’s sassy songs and vintage style have established her as a sparkling presence on the jazz scene in Canada and beyond, paying homage to the golden era while remaining daringly modern. Read More >>

24 Nov

The 27 Club, 27 York St., Ottawa

November 24, 2017

$20.00

With  Casper Skulls. “I don’t want to waste it this time” If anyone has earned the right to sing those words, it’s Elizabeth Powell. Read More >>

24 Nov

Germania Club, 15 Bennett St, Pembroke

November 24, 2017 To November 26, 2017

Free

Ottawa’s annual and ever popular German Christmas Market, offering a wide variety of Christmas baking, arts and crafts available for sale. Read More >>

25 Nov

Adult High School Parking Lot, 301 Preston Street, Ottawa

November 25, 2017 To November 26, 2017

613-889-2747

Free

Little Italy is creating a bright spot during the dark November evenings. Read More >>

New Trend Craft Show - Capital Artisans Guild
25 Nov

Sir Robert Borden High School, 131 Greenbank Road, Ottawa

November 25, 2017 To November 26, 2017

Free

Capital Artisans Guild 6th Annual Christmas Craft Show – handcrafted works of over 40 juried local artisans Read More >>

25 Nov

Aylmer United Church, 164 Rue Principale, Aylmer, Gatineau

November 25, 2017

819-685-0656

$6 for tea

Treasures galore, home baking, books, handcrafted jewelry, quilting, and fun for the kids. Bring some friends. Read More >>

Operation Christmas Spirit Craft Show
25 Nov

Bridlewood Community Church of the Nazarene, 2 Stonehaven Drive, Kanata

November 25, 2017

Free

Operation Christmas Spirit will be featuring unique crafters and vendors to make this a one stop shop for all of your Christmas needs. From ornaments to handmade jewlery, soaps, woodwork, gorgeous Christmas themed warmers and scents to bring Christmas cheer to your home, etc. Read More >>

Holi-yay Freewheeling Craft Market
25 Nov

Makerspace North, 250 City Centre Ave Bay 216, Ottawa

November 25, 2017 To November 26, 2017

Free

Join us for a two day craft market to fill your Christmas tree with quality local goods: We cultivate community and connect you to modern local goods + creative entrepreneurs in an inspiring marketplace showcasing the freshest voices. Come share the Holiyay vibes with carols, tasty eats, arts+ crafts, local goods + more. Read More >>

25 Nov

Hintonburg Community Centre, Wellington Street West, Ottawa

November 25, 2017

Free

Come join your neighbours for a day of holiday shopping with local craftspeople and makers! This event will feature work by painters, glass workers, jewellers, clothing designers, sculptors, photographers, Bake sale, music, hot chilli lunch and much more. Read More >>

Watsons Mill
25 Nov

Watson's Mill, 5525 Dickinson Manotick, Ottawa

November 25, 2017 To December 3, 2017

Free

Join us for our Christmas Market featuring unique hand made products by local craftsmen. Our market includes jewellery, art, glass and wood work, pottery, knitting, holiday decorations, bath creams & soaps, baked goods, preserves, honey and much more. Read More >>

25 Nov

The 27 Club , 27 York St., Ottawa

November 25, 2017

$15.00

with Fast Romantics. Ontario-based indie pop outfit The Elwins have garnered an impressive pile of attention and praise considering their relative youth. Read More >>

First Avenue Holiday Craft Sale
25 Nov

First Avenue Public School, 73 First Avenue, Ottawa

November 25, 2017

Free

Come out and support local businesses and crafts people. There will be 40+ vendors as well as a bake sale and activities for the kids. Read More >>

25 Nov

Shenkman Arts Centre, 245 boul. Centrum Boulevard, Ottawa

November 25, 2017 To November 26, 2017

Free

Baz’Art is more than an opportunity to shop for a variety of unique, handmade items created by local and regional artists and artisans. Read More >>

25 Nov

Canadian Tire Centre, 1000 Palladium Drive, Kanata

November 25, 2017

$25.61 - $200.61

National Hockey League Read More >>