Events in The ByWard Market

With so many great events happening year round, make sure to plan your trip around some of the city’s best events, right here in The ByWard Market.

See the listing below, and check out the extensive list on Facebook

Remembrance Day | Jour du Souvenir

November 11, 2018 12:00 am - to - November 11, 2018 11:00 pm

In honour and recognition of the significance of Remembrance Day, all ByWard Market businesses will be open as of 12:30 on Sunday November 11. Outdoor vendors, as well as small food retailers, newspaper and convenience stores, hotels, restaurants, doctors’ offices, salons and spas, dry cleaners, and other small service providers are permitted to be open during the morning of Remembrance Day. Follow this link for further information about the City… Read more

Meet & Greet Miguel from COCO

November 3, 2018 11:00 am - to - November 3, 2018 1:00 pm

Meet & greet Miguel from Coco, listen to some music & share some fun activities with the whole family.  Colouring / piñata making workshop & entertainment.  This is a FREE event.  *please no outside food or beverages Read more

It’s the energy, stupid!

November 5, 2018 5:30 pm

How the new nuclear is the missing link in meeting Canada’s climate change objectives Join Canadian Nuclear Laboratories (CNL) for an iPolitics Live event focusing on how Small Modular Reactors (SMR’s) can answer many of today’s climate change issues.  Our distinguished panelists will discuss:  Clean Energy Park – how integrated energy systems aligned with nuclear can complement one another and foster innovation in wind, solar, hydrogen and other… Read more

Inside Out 2018 Ottawa LGBT Film Festival

November 9, 2018 6:00 pm

The 12th Edition of Inside Out’s Ottawa LGBT Film Festival returns at the National Gallery of Canada, November 9 – 12, 2018. For the full festival lineup, visit: SINGLE TICKETS & TICKET PACKAGES ARE NOW ON SALE! VERY LIMITED QUANTITY LEFT FOR ALL-ACCESS PASSES – Purchase yours here >> —– We’re very excited to announce the full lineup for the 2018 Ottawa LGBT Film Festival! As y… Read more

11th Annual European Union Christmas Concert

December 7, 2018 6:30 pm

Join the European Union Delegation to Canada and the Diplomatic Missions of EU Member States for an evening of European Christmas carols at Notre Dame Cathedral Basilica in Ottawa. The EU Christmas Concert has become a remarkable winter tradition in the National Capital Region. The concert features carols from all 28 EU Member States and is performed by local school choirs. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. The concert begins at 7 p.m.  Free admission. Read more

Discover the World of Churros

November 4, 2018 12:00 pm

La Catrina is the first coffee shop specialized in churros (delicious treat) in Ottawa and we serve the BEST churros in town. You might not know what a churro is…or maybe you had it in a place that is not specialized in them….that is why we decided to create this event, so ALL of you can try our delicious churros and all the varieties we have. Any type of churro is going to be $5!! I know pretty inexpensive for such a delicious treat!! but we… Read more

Re:Form Body Clinic Open House

October 13, 2018 9:00 am

This Saturday – we are thrilled to invite Ottawa into the clinic for our open house. 9am- noon Over 10 years at 46 Murray street – we would love you to attend and ask any questions you have about truly being healthy and fully alive. We welcome everyone – new faces, past patients, current patients – bring a friend and have some snacks and come and say ‘hi’ Read more

Tribal Night!

October 20, 2018 8:00 pm

Mercury Lounge, Ottawa International Drumming Festival & Eric Mandala of Unity Tribe proudly present: Tribal Night! Saturday, October 20th – 2018  Come feel the energy and dance the night away to the sound of Deep tribal music. Tribal music provides elements of ethnic or indigenous musical percussion (typically conga drums or its synthesized derivative). Expect a Drumming circle, lead by Catherine Veilleux , from 8:00pm – 11:00pm. Producer mu… Read more

Hey Ocean! w/ Carmanah – Friday Oct 19 at The 27 Club

October 19, 2018 8:30 pm

Beau’s All Natural Brewing Co. and Spectrasonic present Hey Ocean (Vancouver indie-pop) Carmanah (Victoria soul/pop) Friday October 19 @ The 27 Club Ottawa (27 York St) licensed 19+ – 8pm doors – $20 advance + service charges Tickets available at Vertigo Records, both Compact Music Inc. locations and Facebook event page: ww… Read more

Opening – Oscar G. Rejlander: Artist Photographer

October 18, 2018 6:00 pm

Explore early art photography through the work of the man who invented the genre. Join us for the official opening of Oscar G. Rejlander: Artist Photographer. Often referred to as the “Father of Art Photography,” Rejlander has been praised for his early experiments with combination printing, for his collaboration with Charles Darwin, and for his influence on the work of Julia Margaret Cameron and Lewis Carroll. This groundbreaking exhibition is t… Read more