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Holiday season events in Ottawa

As the cooler winter weather arrives, Canada’s charming capital gets into the holiday spirit with a flurry of special events in November and December. You’ll find colourful cityscapes decorated with hundreds of thousands of twinkling lights, festive markets, seasonal entertainment, and culinary delights. Here are just some of the special holiday events taking place in the Ottawa region that will surely get you into a jolly holiday mood in 2021.

The Gladstone
A Christmas Carol : Solo
Watch the beloved Holiday characters from Marley, the Cratchit Family, the Ghosts of Christmas, and of course, Ebenezer Scrooge himself, lovingly…
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A Country Christmas
By day, enjoy pre-cut Christmas trees, hedge mazes, wagon rides, Christmas displays, a Farm Shop with local vendors and more! By night, drive through…
Alight at Night, Upper Canada Village
Alight at Night
Stroll through a historic village filled with holiday joy including over one million lights, Christmas music, BeaverTails and more. Just one hour…
Ottawa Art Gallery
Art & Parcel Holiday Sale
Visit Ottawa Art Gallery’s annual holiday showcase this season before checking off your Christmas shopping. On display will be original artworks…
National Arts Centre
Celebrate the Holidays with Carly Rae Jepsen and the NAC Orchestra
See multi-platinum Grammy, Juno and Polaris Prize nominated singer/songwriter Carly Rae Jepsen perform live at the National Arts Centre as part of…
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Christmas down on the farm
It’s the most magical time of the year at the Log Farm! Pick out the perfect Christmas tree then warm up with hot apple cider. Bring your letters for…

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