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

ALL-NEW Stew & Brew! Broue & Ragoût

February 8, 2019 5:00 pm - to - February 8, 2019 10:00 pm

Can’t make it to the 28th Annual ByWard Market Stew Cook-Off? Try out our brand-new Stew & Brew! Head over to the giant white tent on York Street for this one-time exclusive culinary experience, where you can sample stews from previous year’s winning champions, chow down on some wholesome baked beans, and *sip on local brews* to discover what pairs best with each flavour! Buy your tickets at the entrance (cash only please), where $1 = 1 ticke… Read more

Winterlude Warm Up at Market Organics

February 9, 2019 11:00 am - to - February 9, 2019 3:00 pm

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Winterlude Menu – Restaurant e18hteen

February 1, 2019 12:00 am - to - February 18, 2019 10:00 pm

  Winterlude 2019 _________________ Salt Cod brandade Celery root remoulade  Viura,“La Emperatiz”, La Finca, Rioja, Spain, 2017 _________________  Chicken ballontine Polenta + le Coprin mushrooms + black garlic jus  Chardonnay, Ironstone, Lodi, California 2016 _________________  Paris breast Praline cream + toasted almonds Mocasto d’Asti, La Spinetta, “Bricco Quaglia”, Piedmont, Italy, 2015  62 pp Wine pairing 32 pp  Featured cocktails Executive… Read more

#ByWardBeats for Winterlude

February 1, 2019 12:00 am - to - February 16, 2019 12:00 am

Experience ByWard Beats as part of Winterlude in 2019! See our local DJs perform on the main stage this February on York Street on: Friday Feb 1 Saturday Feb 2 Friday Feb 15 Saturday Feb 16 STILT WALKERS Enjoy the Stilt Walkers as they entertain the crowd with their soaring heights! Des échassiers tout droit sortis du futurisme du 19e siècle arpentent les lieux à la découverte de toute forme de technologie moderne.   Read more

Electrifying! Invigorating! Unifying!

February 1, 2019 7:00 pm The SubZero Electro DJ Nights kick-off is going to be a blast! ❄️Starting at 7 pm on Friday, one of Ottawa’s premier talents DJ KHAOS and fashion star Ève Salvail, aka Evalicious, will warm up the crowd before handing the turntables to DJ SHUB!!! ❄️At 9 pm, the godfather of PowWowStep – a clever mix of traditional Native American and contemporary electronic music – will sha… Read more

Gypsy Cards & Palm Readings ,Tea Leaf & Candle Wax Readings

February 2, 2019 12:00 pm

GYPSY CARDS & PALM READINGS TEA LEAF & CANDLE WAX READINGS This gifted psychic offers readings as a means toward self-discovery, awareness, personal empowerment and spiritual growth. Some of the ways that Iya can help you include: ~ creating & strengthening relationships, ~ psychological & social advice, ~ finding a path or direction, ~ life counselling. The readings she provides are accurate, inspirational & professional. Iya… Read more

Valentine’s Dinner at Das Lokal Kitchen and Bar

February 14, 2019 5:00 pm

Come join us for a romantic evening at Das Lokal on February 14th for a sumptuous five-course dinner prepared by Chef Wallner and his team, live music, and lots and lots of candles. And our desserts? We can’ wait to surprise you. Please call us at 613-695-1688 to reserve your table or at We have two seatings: 5:30 pm and at 8:30 pm. We would be pleased to answer any of your questions and we always strive to accommodate an… Read more

Big Wood IPA: Launch Party

February 7, 2019 5:00 pm

Come join us as we launch our new Big Wood IPA! We’ll have beer samples, live music, and delicious pairing food! Plus stay for Brewery B.I.N.G.O night hosted by Al Connors and Crush Improv. Our biggest IPA yet, it is perfect for the adventurous! Bursting at the seams with citrus and floral hops while still well balanced. Pairs well with hearty smoked meat. Lowertown Brewery: Craft Brewery & Scratch Cooking. 73 York Street in the heart of the… Read more

Canadian Ice Bar

February 1, 2019 6:00 pm - to - February 16, 2019 6:00 pm

Chill out (literally) this year at #Winterlude from Ottawa’s only outdoor rooftop lounge and experience breathtaking views while ordering themed winter cocktails from an ice bar. Our rooftop ice bar brought to you by Absolut and J.P. Wiser’s will serve as a full service bar for the entire three weekends of Winterlude with special programming including “luge funneling”, Canadian maple syrup taffy and classic cozy cocktails. In addition to the ice… Read more

St. Paddy’s shenanigans with ECE at the Heart and Crown ByWard.

March 17, 2019 4:30 pm

The East Coast Experience continues the St. Patrick’s Day pub tour madness with our second stop at the one and only Heart and Crown ByWard Market (hitting the stage at 4:30pm) Get em up up up…sociable!! Read more