The Capital Fair

August 16, 2019

August 25, 2019


Rideau Carleton Raceway, 4837 Albion Road, Ottawa


Events Description

The Fair features Eastern Ontario’s largest midway courtesy of World’s Finest Shows, great Fair foods and fun, Free Live Entertainment, The Rise to Fame Talent Contest for young entertainers, the Fair-Play Dance Battles, the Demolition Derby, Doo Doo’s Dance Party, Draft Horse-Pull Event, the Arm Wrestling Championship, Agricultural Exhibitions, Petting Zoo, Ultimutts Dog Show, Monster Trucks Shows, Cultural Events, a Medieval Village, our many Food Vendors, and much, much more!

National Capital Highland Games : The Capital Fair is thrilled to present the National Capital Highland Games to Ottawa, Ontario, at the Rideau Carleton Raceway and Casino.
Featuring HEAVY ATHLETICS (Caber Toss, Hammer Throw, Tossing of the Sheaf), the Highland Dancing Competition, the March of the Clans and the Pipe and Drum Bands. Special guests in the beer tent LIVE! stage include: Searson, the Fake McCoys and the County Boys.

Ye Olde Medieval Capital Faire: Watch as Knights in Armor with swords and axes rush towards each other! Witness brutal fighting and acts of courageous heroism!
Visit the The Capital Fair Medieval Village peddlers and peruse their traditional Medieval wares.


Tickets : Gate admission is $5.00 per person. Children under 36″ are free.


Midway all-day discount bracelets sell for $24.78 plus HST online, at the Hard Rock’s Rock Shop or at all Quickie Convenience Stores, prior to opening day. This discount offer expires on Thursday, August 15th at 11:59pm. Regular bracelets at the Fair are $40.00 including HST.

How to get tickets?

At the gate



Date & Time:

August 16 to 25, 2019

National Capital Highland Games: Saturday, August 17, 2019 at 10 AM – 5 PM

Ye Olde Medieval Capital Faire: August 24 & 25, 2019 |11 AM – 5 PM

Fridays | 12:00 PM to 11:00 PM

Saturdays | 11:00 AM to 11:00 PM

Sunday, August 18 | 11:00 AM to 11:00 PM

Mondays to Thursdays | 1:00 PM to 11:00 PM

Sunday, August 25 | 11:00 AM to 8:00 PM

Venue & Address :

Rideau Carleton Raceway

4837 Albion Road, Ottawa

parking is $5.00.

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