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Event calendar

Due to fluctuating COVID-19 restrictions, some listings may not accurately portray current offerings. Please contact businesses directly to confirm.

Find out what’s happening in Canada’s capital up to a year in advance by searching our online Event Calendar. Enter a specific date range, keywords or location, or simply browse to find festivals, museum exhibitions, professional sports events and much more.

Note: Although the 2022 edition of the annual Winterlude festival has been cancelled due to COVID-19, you can still celebrate Canadian winter fun in the Ottawa region! Take a look at the other events listed on this page as well as the many wonderful winter activities you can enjoy in Canada's capital.

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