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Welcome to the ByWard Market’s media portfolio. This section is designed to provide reporters with resources to learn more about the ByWard Market. Here you will find our media kit; media releases and advisories, news clippings, TV clips, a history of the ByWard Market as well as a backgrounder on the Market and more.



ByWard Market Buzz: CTV Morning Live Segments


Oct. 10, 2019: ByWard Market Buzz: Thanksgiving

Winterlude in the ByWard Market 2019

Flash Mob in the ByWard Market: Greek Festival

ByWard Market BIA on CTV Live

ByWard Market Vendors on CTV Live

Surprise Dance Party in the ByWard Market


193 years of celebrations in the ByWard Market

By Katherine Solomon Marketing & Communications, ByWard Market BIA Anniversaries. Weddings. Birthdays. Graduations. Every kind of celebration is observed by all kinds of people in the ByWard Market. For nearly 200 years, shops and restaurants have seen generations...

Winterlude is in the ByWard Market!

  The ByWard Market is beyond excited to be home to many signature Winterlude events, and to be an official partner in such a significant way. From the Crystal Garden International Ice-Carving Competition, to the Annual Stew Cook-Off, Chimes - Interactive Light...

Beer Launch Party for Stony Monday IPA

Beer Launch Party for Stony Monday IPA Anniversary of Market Riot brings together Ottawa’s Oldest Bar and local craft brewery for a fun tribute to Ottawa history [Ottawa, Ontario, September 2018] Kichesippi Beer Co. has always incorporated Ottawa’s roots when...

ByWard Market & Community Services

ByWard Market & Community Services

The petition that was released by Mr. O’Shaughnessy ( was not issued or endorsed by the ByWard Market Business Improvement Area (BIA). The business represented by Mr. O’Shaughnessy is not a member of the ByWard Market BIA. “The BIA prides itself on...

5 Christmassy things to do in the ByWard Market

5 Christmassy things to do in the ByWard Market

Buy your tree: choose the perfect Christmas tree with our outdoor tree, wreath and garland vendors, don’t worry they will deliver! Christmas shopping: with hundreds of local shops there are so many unique treasures to choose from! Fall in love: go for a walk, grab a...

Holiday Gift Guide

Holiday Gift Guide

The ByWard Market brings you this indispensable guide to the best gifts of the holiday season, all available right here in Ottawa’s historic neighborhood full of amazing local shops. Have a browse below, we promise you’ll find something nice, but even better, stop by...

Faces Magazine – featuring Atari and Das Lokal

Faces Magazine explored Ottawa to discover amazing eateries, and was not disappointed in the offerings in the ByWard Market. Named in the article are Atari and Das Lokal as places worth your time....

By Day | By Night – An Artistic Adventure in the ByWard Market

By Day | By Night – An Artistic Adventure in the ByWard Market

A new artistic adventure is taking place in the ByWard Market, and it's happening right now! From this moment until Thanksgiving, you are invited to experience the ByWard Market like never before. From Large-scale murals, to tiny Lego pieces, from historical visions...