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Festivals in Ottawa, ON.
Music Festivals, Family & Kids Festivals

TD Sunfest

July 8 - 11, 2021

sunfest.on.ca

(519) 672-1522
Victoria Park - London, ON

TD Sunfest is Canada's Premier Celebration of World Cultures, held without admission fee in Downtown London's beautiful Victoria Park. This beloved festival features over 35 top world music & jazz headliners from almost every corner of the globe, complemented by 225+ unique food, craft & visual art exhibitors of the same cultural diversity.

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Events in Ottawa, ON — upcoming

Spring Ottawa Craft Show
March 2021 (dates not updated) ?

Spring Ottawa Craft Show

Centurion Convention Center, Ottawa, ON

Status: Updated 1/29/2020

A Craft Show organized by Ottawa Craft Shows.
This Ontario Craft Show will have fine art, fine craft, crafts and homegrown products exhibitors, and no food booths. Admission tickets are $6.
The Writers Festival, Spring Edition
April 29 - May 4, 2021

The Writers Festival, Spring Edition

Knox Presbyterian Church, Ottawa, ON

Status: Updated 4/9/2020

A Literary Event organized by The Writers Festival.
This Ontario Literary Event will have no exhibit booths and no food booths. There will be 1 stage with International talent and the hours will be All Days 12pm-10pm. Admission tickets are $tba.
Ottawa Children's Festival de La Jeunesse
May 5 - 9, 2021

Ottawa Children's Festival de La Jeunesse

Lebreton Flats Park, Ottawa, ON

Status: Updated 3/30/2020

A Family & Kids Festival organized by Ottawa Childrens' Festival de La Jeunesse.
This Ontario Family & Kids Festival will have fine craft, crafts, flea market, commercial/retail, homegrown products, corp./information and antique/collectibles exhibitors, and no food booths. There will be 5 stages with International, National, Regional and Local talent and the hours will be Wed 9am-2:30pm, Thu 9am-2:30pm, Fri 9am-2:30pm, Sat 9am-4pm, Sun 9am-4pm. Admission tickets are $15 - $20. This event will also include: arts & crafts tent, face painting.
Ottawa Fringe Festival
June 17 - 27, 2021

Ottawa Fringe Festival

Various Venues, Ottawa, ON

Status: Updated 6/12/2020

A Performing Arts Show organized by Ottawa Fringe.
This Ontario Performing Arts Show will have no exhibit booths and 1 food booth. There will be 12 stages with International, National, Regional and Local talent and the hours will be Thu 5pm-1am, Fri 5pm-1am, Sat 1pm-2am, Sun 1pm-1am, Mon 5pm-1am, Tues 5pm-1am, Wed 5pm-1am, Thu 5pm-1am, Fri 5pm-2am, Sat 1pm-2am, Sun 1pm-1am. This event will also include: theatre, dance, music, various performances from artists from all over.
Settimana Italiana Di Ottawa
June 18 - 20, 2021

Ottawa Italian Week Festival

Little Italy, Ottawa, ON

Status: Updated 6/5/2020

An Ethnic Festival organized by Settimana Italiana Di Ottawa.
This Ontario Ethnic Festival will have fine art, fine craft, crafts and homegrown products exhibitors, and tba food booths. There will be 1 stage with International, Regional and Local talent and the hours will be Thu 10am-10pm, Fri 10am-1am, Sat 10am-12 midnight, Sun 10am-12 midnight, Mon 10am-11pm, Tue 10am-10pm, Wed 10am-11pm, Thu 10am-11pm, Fri 10am-1am, Sat 10am-1am, Sun 10am-12 midnight. This event will also include: amusement area, rides and games, music.
TD Ottawa Jazz Festival-Virtual
June 2021 (dates not updated) ?

TD Ottawa Jazz Festival-Virtual

Online only at

Status: Updated 6/9/2020

A Jazz Music Festival organized by Ottawa Jazz Festival.
This Ontario Jazz Music Festival will have no exhibit booths and tba food booths. There will be 9 stages with International, National, Regional and Local talent and the hours will be Fri 12pm-2am, Sat 12pm-2am, Sun 12pm-2am, Mon 12pm-2am, Tue 12pm-2am, Wed 12pm-2am, Thu 12pm-2am, Fri 12pm-2am, Sat 12pm-2am, Sun 12pm-2am, Mon 12pm-2am. Admission tickets are $25 - $300.
RBC Bluesfest
July 8 - 18, 2021

RBC Bluesfest

LeBreton Flats Park Downtown Ottawa, Ottawa, ON

Status: Updated 2/8/2021

A Music Festival organized by RBC Bluesfest.
This Ontario Music Festival will have no exhibit booths and no food booths. There will be 5 stages with International, National, Regional and Local talent and the hours will be All Days 5pm-11pm. Admission tickets are $50 - $60. This event will also include: dance, film, storytellers. spoken word.
Ottawa Chamberfest
July tba - August tba, 2021

Ottawa Chamberfest

Various Venues, Ottawa, ON

Status: Updated 7/27/2020

A Classical Music Festival organized by Ottawa Chamberfest.
This Ontario Classical Music Festival will have no exhibit booths and no food booths. There will be 6 stages with International, National, Regional and Local talent and the hours will be All Days 10am-12 midnight. Admission tickets are $tba. This event will also include: bring the kids!, music at the gallery, chamberfringe.
Escapade Music Festival
September 2021 (dates not updated) ?

Escapade Music Festival

TD Place, Ottawa, ON

Status: Updated 6/2/2020

A Music Festival organized by Escapade Music Festival.
This Ontario Music Festival will have fine craft and crafts exhibitors, and 12 food booths. There will be 4 stages with International talent and the hours will be Sat 11am-11pm, Sun 11am-11pm. Admission tickets are $130 - $200. This event will also include: midway, games, demos, contests, other performances.
CityFolk Festival
September 16 - 19, 2021

CityFolk Festival

Lansdowne Park, Ottawa, ON

Status: Updated 9/9/2020

A Folk Music Festival organized by CityFolk Festival.
This Ontario Folk Music Festival will have fine art, fine craft and crafts exhibitors, and 20 food booths. There will be 6 stages with International, National, Regional and Local talent and the hours will be Thu 5pm-12 midnight, Fri 5pm-12am, Sat 2pm-11pm, Sun 2pm-7pm. Admission tickets are $45 - $250. This event will also include: family area, dance.
Ottawa Fall Home Show
September 23 - 26, 2021

Ottawa Fall Home Show

EY Centre, Ottawa, ON

Status: Updated 12/18/2020

A Home and Garden Show organized by Marketplace Events.
This Ontario Home and Garden Show will have fine art, fine craft, crafts, commercial/retail and homegrown products exhibitors, and no food booths. Admission tickets are $11 - $13. This event will also include: celebrity guests, stage presenters, cooking demonstrations and more.
Ottawa International Animation Festival
September - October 2021 (dates not updated) ?

Ottawa International Animation Festival

Downtown, Ottawa, ON

Status: Updated 4/16/2020

A Film Festival organized by Ottawa International Animation Festival.
This Ontario Film Festival will have film exhibitors and no food booths. There will be 3 stages with National, Regional and Local talent and the hours will be All Days 9am-11pm. Admission tickets are $10 - $300. This event will also include: awards, conference, workshops, marketplace, children's program.
Festival Franco-Ontarien
September 2021 (dates not updated) ?

Festival Franco-Ontarien

Parc Major's Hill, Ottawa, ON

Status: Updated 4/28/2020

A Festival organized by Festival Franco-Ontarien.
This Ontario Festival will have no exhibit booths and no food booths. There will be 2 stages with International, National, Regional and Local talent and the hours will be Thu 4:30pm-11:30pm, Fri 4:30pm-11:30pm, Sat 9:30am-11:30pm. Admission tickets are $20. This event will also include parade.
The Writers Festival, Fall Edition
October 2021 (dates not updated) ?

The Writers Festival, Fall Edition

Christ Church, Ottawa, ON

Status: Updated 2/24/2020

A Literary Event organized by The Writers Festival.
This Ontario Literary Event will have no exhibit booths and no food booths. There will be 2 stages with International talent and the hours will be Thu 7pm-9:30pm, Fri 6:30pm-8:30pm, Sat 12pm-10:30pm, Sun 11:30am-10:30pm, Mon 6:30pm-10:30pm, Tue 6:30pm-10:30pm, Wed closed, Thu closed, Fri 7pm-9pm. Admission tickets are $85 - $95.
Ottawa Storytellers
November 2021 (dates not updated) ?

Children's Storytelling Festival - Virtual

Online only at

Status: Updated 2/18/2020

A Family & Kids Festival organized by Ottawa Storytellers.
This Ontario Family & Kids Festival will have no exhibit booths and no food booths. There will be 3 stages with National, Regional and Local talent and the hours will be Sun 10:30am-4:30pm. This event will also include: storytelling workshops; arts & crafts, children's games area.
Ottawa Home + Remodeling Show
January 27 - 30, 2022

Ottawa Home + Remodeling Show

EY Centre, Ottawa, ON

Status: Updated 12/18/2020

A Home and Garden Show organized by Marketplace Events.
This Ontario Home and Garden Show will have fine art, fine craft, crafts, commercial/retail and homegrown products exhibitors, and no food booths. Admission tickets are $11 - $13. This event will also include: celebrity guests, stage presenters, cooking demonstrations and more.