Visit the holiday movie capital

Visit the holiday movie capital

This winter, take a break from binging holiday movies and come experience the movie magic yourself in one of Ottawa’s picture-perfect locations! We are the holiday movie capital, after all. Come reconnect with friends and family or simply get into the holiday spirit in Ottawa!

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Byward Market, Winter
Christmas movie filming locations to visit in the Ottawa area
Visit the many places in and around Canada’s capital where some of your favourite Christmas movies have been filmed.
Lansdowne, Christmas
Holiday season events in Ottawa
Ottawa’s illuminated urban spaces, festive markets, special shows and culinary experiences will dazzle you during the magical holiday season.
Where to stay
The Ottawa region offers a broad range of urban and rural accommodations including campgrounds, hostels, B&Bs, luxury hotels and more.
Byward Market, Ottawa Sign
Best places to get into the holiday spirit in the Ottawa area
Celebrate Christmas or enjoy the holiday season by exploring Ottawa’s quaint villages, decorated neighbourhoods and cool local shops this year.
Tinseltown Christmas Emporium
Unique holiday gift ideas in Ottawa for everyone on your list
Need gifts for people who love local and Canadian items, food, animals, outdoor activities, and more? Use our ultimate Ottawa holiday shopping guide!
sweet holiday treats
Delicious and sweet holiday treats to try in Ottawa
This holiday season, you’ll find all of the warm drinks, decadent baked goods and decorated sweets you and your loved-ones are craving in Canada’s capital.

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Wonderful outdoor winter activities in Ottawa
Looking for fun things to do outside this winter by yourself, with friends or with loved-ones? Stay active by skating, skiing, snowshoeing, hiking and more.
Eat, play, and relax at the Casino Lac-Leamy
Looking to indulge in great food, exciting gaming, live performances and more? Head to the Casino Lac-Leamy, just a 10-minute drive from downtown Ottawa in Gatineau, Québec!

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