Events - Ottawa

Events in Ottawa

Find the top events in Ottawa including free family events, concerts, festivals, live theatre, sports and more!

Search the events list and plan ahead to attend  some of the best events in  Ottawa. Stay up to date with what’s going on in the city!

30 Nov

Bank of Canada Museum, 30 Bank Street, Ottawa

November 30, 2018 To September 2, 2019

12:00 AM To 11:59 PM



This exhibition exploring the theme and imagery on Canada’s new $10 bank note highlights the life and work of Viola Desmond, the first Canadian woman on a… Read more…

05 Feb

Various locations in Ottawa

February 5, 2019 To June 23, 2019

12:00 AM To 11:59 PM



5-6-7-8! — Broadway Workout is a brand new dance-based fitness class for musical theater enthusiasts of any skill level. Read more…

14 Apr

The Lieutenant's Pump, 361 Elgin Street, Ottawa

April 14, 2019 To September 29, 2019

12:00 AM To 11:59 PM



‘The Sunday Funnies’ every Sunday at 8p.m for $10. Hosted by Julien Dionne & Jen Grant. Read more…

25 Apr

National Arts Centre, 1 Elgin Street, Ottawa

April 25, 2019 To May 25, 2019

7:00 PM To 11:59 PM

$15 - $20

Earnest, and with a touch of heart-felt twang, Suzie Vinnick is a prodigious singer-songwriter, and veteran of the Canadian roots scene. Read more…

10 May

Diefenbunker Museum, 3929 Carp Road, Carp

May 10, 2019 To May 26, 2019

12:00 AM To 11:59 PM



The Diefenbunker Museum and Pierre Brault, Ottawa’s multi award-winning playwright and performer, have come together to create a dramatic and dynamic journey through the life and times… Read more…

14 May

Kanata Theatre, 1 Ron Maslin Way, Kanata

May 14, 2019 To May 25, 2019


Nunsense follows the crazy antics of five nuns from the Little Sisters of Hoboken convent. Read more…

19 May

Various Venues, Ottawa

May 19, 2019 To September 1, 2019

12:00 AM To 11:59 PM


Enjoy summer Sundays cycling along car-free roads, and experience the beauty of Canada’s Capital Region in a fun and environmentally friendly way. Read more…

22 May

Meridian Theatres at Centrepointe, 101 Centrepointe Drive, Ottawa

May 22, 2019 To May 26, 2019

12:00 AM To 11:59 PM


$27.50 - $35

Seussical is a fantastical, magical, musical extravaganza! The colourful characters transport us from the Jungle of Nool to the Circus McGurkus to the invisible world of the… Read more…

23 May

Shenkman Arts Centre, 245 Centrum Boulevard, Ottawa

May 23, 2019 To May 24, 2019

12:00 AM To 11:59 PM

613-580-ARTS (2787)

$21.25 to $41

Katherine Levac reveals a new side of her personality in her long-awaited first solo performance, and her deadpan humour is just as endearing on stage as it… Read more…

24 May

Community Hub, 400 March Road, Kanata

May 24, 2019 To May 26, 2019

5:00 PM To 11:00 PM


Come to Community Hub with the whole family and enjoy 3 days finger lickin’ good ribs, great entertainment and much more! 5 Ribbers from Canada and the… Read more…

24 May

National Arts Centre, 1 Elgin Street, Ottawa

May 24, 2019

12:00 AM To 11:59 PM


Sarah Thawer is a self-taught drummer based in Toronto, Canada. She started playing drums at age 2 and her first stage performance was at age 5. Read more…

24 May

National Arts Centre, 1 Elgin Street, Ottawa

May 24, 2019

12:00 AM To 11:59 PM


Just For Laughs is thrilled to announce that, following sold out shows in Vancouver this fall, stand-up comedian and author Iliza Shlesinger, is coming to Ottawa for… Read more…

24 May

Babylon, 317, Bank St, Ottawa

May 24, 2019

9:30 PM To 11:59 PM


Formed by three experienced musicians, three eternal adolescents and first and foremost, three blink 182 devotees, Blink-281 is the ultimate tribute to the successful and legendary Californian… Read more…