Capital Ukrainian Festival

July 19, 2019

July 21, 2019

Free

St John the Baptist Ukrainian Shrine grounds, 952 Green Valley Crescent, Ottawa

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Events Description

Bring your family and friends to experience the life, joy and heritage of Ukrainian art and culture. Vibrant music, delicious cuisine, lively dance, refreshing drinks, stunning artwork, handmade crafts, informative displays all along the scenic banks of the Rideau Canal in the heart of Ottawa. Wish table mates “Smachnoho” (Bon appétit!) and toast friends “Na zdorovia!” (To your health!).

Highlights

Top performers and ensembles from across North America and around the world dance, sing and play modern and traditional favorites. Prepare your taste buds for a menu chock full of Ukrainian soul-food classics prepared from fresh, local, and simple ingredients. Workshops vary from year to year but generally include pysanky, vinok making, ritual bread braiding weaving, and kolomeyjka!

  • Singing, dancing and live music
  • Ukrainian food village and beer garden
  • Marketplace
  • Entertainment and nightlife
  • “Korchma” after-parties (19+ adults)
  •  Workshops and cultural demonstrations
  • Church tours and sacred music
  •  Children’s activities and petting zoo

Who is it for?

All ages

Free admission and parking

Select events are ticketed.

WHEN & WHERE

Date & Time:

Friday July 19, 2019 | 5:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Saturday July 20, 2019 | 11:00 am – 11:00 pm
Sunday July 21, 2019 | 11:00 am – 6:00 pm

Venue : St John the Baptist Ukrainian Shrine grounds,

952 Green Valley Crescent, Ottawa

Trip Planning
Free Parking
Public transit accessible

wheelchair accessible

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