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 Theatre & Summer Events


Arts Court Theatre · 613-765-5555
Beechwood Market · Saturdays in June to October
Broadway Across Canada · 416-962-5333
Centretown Open-Air Movies · 232-1534
Classic Theatre in Perth · 1-877-283-1283 (toll free)
Company of Fools - Shakespeare Under the Stars · 863-7529
Gladstone Theatre · 230-8841
Greely Players · 613-821-4107
Heritage Ottawa Historic Walking Tours · 230-8841
ITR Theatre Company · Osgoode
Jazz Events · Ottawa Jazz
Kanata Theatre · 613-831-4435
Kemptville Players · North Grenville
Lakeside Players · 613-667-2224
Odyssey Theatre · 232-8407
Old Chelsea Market · Thursdays June to October
Ottawa Little Theatre · (613) 233-8948
Rainbow Bistro · Home of Blues
Running Events - Somersault · Full Schedule
Wakefield Theatre · Wakefield, Québec
613 Flea · 613 Flea is a monthly market (on Saturday)



 Calendar of Events



----- December Events -----
Bell Capital Cup · Dec 28 2019 to Jan 1 2020
Gladstone Theatre : The Radio Show · Dec 5-14 2019
New Years Eve Gala at Tudor Hall · 739-4287
Nick of Time - Artisan Show · Sat Dec 7 2019
Nutcracker at NAC · Dec 4-8 2019
Signatures Christmas Show @ EY Centre · Dec 5-15 2019
Upper Canada Village - Alight at Night Festival · Nov 29 2019 to Jan 4 2020

----- January Events -----
Broadway - Waitress · Dec 31 to jan 5 2020
Capital Wedding Show · Jan 18-19 2020
Carleton Place Winter Carnival · Jan 26 2019
GCTC - Kiinalik: These Sharp Tools · Jan 22 to Feb 9 2020
(The) Gladstone - The Wolves · Jan 29 to Feb 8 2020
Will Somers: Last Will and Testament! @ The Gladstone · Jan 9-25 2020
The Roommate @ Ottawa Little Theatre · Jan 8-25 2020

----- February Events -----
Boat & Cottage Show · Feb 20-23 2020
Canadian Ski Marathon · Feb 7-9 2020
Gatineau Loppet · Feb 14-16 2020
Green Trade Expo @ EY Centre · Feb 12-13 2020
Jazz Festival · Jan 30 to Feb 1 2020
RV Show · Feb 7-9 2020
Ski for Kids @ Mont Ste. Marie · Feb 14 2020
Under Currents Festival · Feb 5-15 2020
Winterlude · Jan 31 to Feb 17 2020

----- March Events -----
Brew Fest · March 6-7 2020
Broadway - CATS · March 10-15 2020
Craft Show (Ottawa) · Mar 30-31 2019
Farm Show · Mar 17-19 2020
Film Festival (Ottawa) · March 21-29 2019
Geek Market - Nepean Sportsplex · March 27-29 2020
Greely Players - Anne and Gilbert! · March 25-29 2020
Home & Garden Show · Mar 26-29 2020
Irish Festival · Mar 8-18 2019
Orpheus Theatre - Rock of Ages · March 6-15 2020
St.Patrick's Party @ Aberdeen Pavilion · Saturday March 16 2019
Travel and Vacation Show · March 28-29 2020
Wedding Show - EY Centre · March 14-15 2020

----- April Events -----
Alive to Strive Race · April 28 2019
California Wine Fair @ Toronto & Montreal · March 31 to April 8 2020
Cottage & Backyard Show @ EY Centre · April 17-19 2020
Day of Pink · April 8 2020
Elmira Maple Syrup Festival · April 4 2020
Grassroots Festival (folk music & dance) · April 23-26 2020
Orchid Society Show & Sale @ RA Centre · April 27-28 2019
Outdoor & Adventure Travel Show · April 18-19 2020
Parent & Child Expo @ Nepean Sportsplex · April 4-5 2020
Phoenix Players - Becky's New Car · March 27 to April 4 2020
Signatures/Originals Spring Craft Sale · April 2-5 2020
Women's Show (National) @ Shaw Centre · April 18-19 2020

----- May Events -----
Ancoura Gala Dinner & Evening Celebration · Thurs May 2 2019
Bird Day @ Brewer Park · May 2019
Blackburn Hamlet Fun Fair · May 31 to June 2 2019
Book Arts Show and Sale @ Glebe Community Centre · Sat May 11 2019
Cheerfully Made Market (in Almonte) · May 4-5 2019
Children's Festival · May 8-12 2019
CN Cycle for CHEO · Sunday May 5 2019
Somersault early Bird Run · May 18 2019
ComicCon Ottawa @ EY Centre · May 10-12 2019
Glebe Garage Sale · Sat May 25 2019
Happening Festival - Hintonburg · May 24 to June 1 2019
ITR Theatre - Self Help, by Norm Foster · May 1-10 2020
Latin Sparks Festival @ Albert Island · May 30 to June 2 2019
Mother's Day Brunch @ Tudor Hall · 739-4287
Quilt Show · May 10-12 2019
Race Weekend · May 25-26 2019
Taste for Life · May 1 2019
Tulip Festival · May 10-20 2019
Wood Carving & Pyrography Show · May 4 2019
Writers Festival · May 2-7 2019

----- June Events -----
Art Festival in the Glebe · June 8-9 2019
Arthritis Society’s Walk · June 2 2019
Barry's Bay Triathlon · June 30 2019
Beer Fest @ Aberdeen Pavilion (Lansdowne) · May 10-11 2019
BusFusion in Almonte · June 6-9 2019
Canada Day Festival · July 1 2019
CHEO BBQ · Sat June 8 2019
Chicken and Rib Festival on Sparks Street · June 19-23 2019
Dog Festival @ RA Centre · June 2019
Doors Open · June 1-2 2019
Dragon Boat Race · June 20-23 2019
Franco Ontarien Festival · June 13-15 2019
Fringe Festival · June 13-23 2019
Garden Days (Ottawa) · June 15-23 2019
Gatineau Beer Fest · June 6-8 2019
Grand Prix in Montreal · June 7-9 2019
Herbfest (Carp) · June 23 2018
Jazz Festival · June 21 to July 1 2019
Kemptville Ribfest · June 7-9 2019
Latin Sparks Festival on Albert Island · June 1 2019
Maxville Fair · June 21-23 2019
Motorcycle Ride for DAD · June 1 2019
Mud Hero for EVERYONE · June 1 2019
Orpheus Theatre - Priscilla · May 31 to June 9 2019
Ottawa River Run · June 8 2019
Pontiac Artists’ Studio Tour · June 8-9 & 15-16 2019
Quyon Jamfest · Cancelled due to flooding. See you in 2020
Stroll for Liver · June 15 2019
Summer Solstice Aboriginal Festival @ Vincent Massey · June 20-23 2019
Truck & Tractor Pull (Carp) · June 15 2019
VOICES IN HARMONY Spring Concert · Sat June 1 2019
WESTFEST · June 7-9 2019
Yoga Festival - City of Om @ Lansdowne · June 1 2019

----- July Events -----
Almonte Celtfest · July 5-7 2019
Almonte Fair · July 19-21 2019
Bluesfest Ottawa · July 4-14 2019
Bluesfest in Tremblant · July 5-14 2019
British Car Day Show @ Britannia Beach · July 20 2019
Canada Day · July 1 2019
Canada Day in Kanata · July 1 2019
Chamberfest · July 25 to Aug 8 2019
Foam-Fest 5K for Make-A-Wish Foundation · July 20 2019
GOLD RUSH Canada · July 27 2019
H.O.P.E. Volleyball · July 13 2019
Kapuskasing Lumberjack Festival · July 26-28 2019
Lansdowne Fair · July 18-21 2019
Lebanese Fun Festival · July 17-21 2019
Music & Beyond · July 4-18 2019
National Capital Regatta @ Britannia Yacht Club · July 12-14 2019
National Capital 5km & 10km Run · July 27 2019
Stewart Park Festival in Perth · July 19-21 2019
Voyageur Days in Mattawa · July 26-28 2019

----- August Events -----
Almonte Highland Games · Aug 24 2019
Arnprior Fair · Aug 9-11 2019
Art in Strathcona Park · Aug 10 2019 (10am to 4 pm)
Broadway for Bruyère: Come From Away · August 20 to Sept 1 2019
Buskers Festival on Sparks Street · August 2-5 2019
Canadian Half Marathon · August 31 2019
Capital Fair · August 16-25 2019
Curd Festival in St.Albert · Aug 14-18 2019
Garlic Festival (Perth) · Aug 10-11 2019
Glengarry Highland Games (Maxville) · Aug 2-3 2019
Greek Festival · Aug 15-25 2019
Hopped & Confused Music Festival · Aug 23-24 2019
Hot Air Balloon Festival · Aug 29 to Sept 2 2019
Navan Fair · Aug 8-11 2019
Perth Fair · Aug 30 to Sept 2 2019
Shawville Fair · Aug 29 to Sept 2 2019
South Mountain Fair · Aug 15-18 2019

----- September Events -----
613 Flea · Sept 21 2019
Animation Festival · Sept 25-29 2019
Army Run (5km & Half-Marathon) · Sept 22 2019
Bladder Cancer Walk · September 29 2019
Bug Day @ Central Experimental Farm · September 8 2018
Carp Fair · Sept 26-29 2019
Do The Ride for Ottawa Hospital · Sept 8 2019
EPIC Walk for Cancer @ Andrew Haydon Park · Sept 8 2019
Feast of Fields @ Ottawa City Hall · September 17 2019
GCTC - Bang Bang · Oct 22 to Nov 10 2019
Glebe House Tour · Sept 15 2019
New Edinburgh Artists' Studio Tour · Sep 28-29 2019
Oktoberfest Ottawa · Sep 28-30 2018
Parkinson's Superwalk · Sept 7 2019
Plowing Match · Sept 17-21 2019
Renfrew Fair · Sept 4-9 2019
Richmond Fair · Sept 19-22 2019
Russell Fair · Sept 5-8 2019
Spencerville Fair · Sept 12-15 2019
Study and Go Abroad Student Fair · Sept 28 to Oct 6 2019
Ta Da ! Festival in Wakefield · Sep 13-15 2019
Terry Fox Run · Sept 15 2019
Tastes of Wellington West · Sept 21 2019
West End Studio Tour · Sept 20-21 & 27-28 2019
Wiggle Waggle Walkathon · Sept 8 2019

----- October Events -----
2.5km Zombie Run @ 4:30PM · October 5 2019
613 Flea · October 12 2019
Acres of Terror @ Cannomore Orchard · October 2019
Animals Rock · October 17 2019
Broadway - Rent · October 22-27 2019
Butterfly Exhibit @ Carleton University · October 5-13 2019
Enriched Bread Artists Annual Open Studio · Oct 18-27 2019
Fall Colours Runs · Oct 13 2019
Fall Rhapsody · Oct 5 to 27 2019
Fire Truck Pull · Oct 19 2019
Great Pumpkin Ball · 14th Annual - October 25 2019
Haunted Walk at the Bunker · Oct 19-27 2019
Madawaska Valley Autumn Studio Tour · October 4-6 2019
Merrickville's Jazz Fest · October 17-20 2019
Metcalfe Fair · Oct 3-6 2019
Michael Bourada - Magic Show · Friday's in October 2019
Music on a Mission · Friday October 25 2019
Ottawa Ski Show - EY Centre · Oct 19-20 2019
Panda Game @ Lansdowne · Oct 5 2019
Perth Studio Tour · Thanksgiving Weekend October 12-14 2019
Pumpkinferno @ Upper canada Village · Sept 27 to Oct 27 2019
Saunders Farm · 613-838-5440
sKreamers @ Proulx Farm · October 2019
Ted x Ottawa · October 10 2019
Wedding Show (Ottawa) · Oct 26-27 2019
Whiskey Ottawa @ War Museum · Oct 4-5 2019
Women's Show @ EY Centre · Oct 19-20 2019
Writers Festival · October 24-29 2019

----- November Events -----
All saints Craft & Gift Sale · Sat November 2 2019
Boston Ballet · November 7-9 2019
Burton Cummings: Up Close and Alone Tour · November 25 2019
Christmas in the Valley Artisan Show (Almonte) · November 2-3 2019
Fine Art Show and Sale @ Worldview Studio · November 23-24 2019
ITR Theatre. The Importance of Being Earnest · Nov 15-24 2019
Lakeside Players - Oh Yes It Is · Nov 7-10 2019
Orleans Cork & Fork Festival · November 8-9 2019
Pet Expo · November 9-10 2019
Rockcliffe Book Fair · Nov 1-3 2019
Salsa Convention · Nov 8-10 2019
Santa (Toy) Parade · Sat Nov 16 2019
Signatures Show · Nov 14-17 2019
Stittsville Parade of Lights · Nov 30 2019
Tea & Chocolate Festival · Nov 2-3 2019
The World Remembers · Sept to Nov 11 2019
Tudor Hall Christmas Craft & Gift Show · Nov 24 2019
Watson's Mill Christmas Market · Weekends Nov 23 to Dec 8 2019
Weavers' and Spinners' Guild Exhibition · Nov 2-3 2019
Wine and Food Festival @ EY Centre · Nov 1-3 2019
World Trivia Night @ EY Centre · Friday Nov 15 2019