RBC Bluesfest

Ottawa Bluesfest

July 4 - 14, 2024

Follow Ottawa Bluesfest

Every summer, some 300,000 music fans gather to see more than 200 acts on multiple stages. No wonder Billboard Magazine has ranked this event among the world's top-10 outdoor music festivals!

Having long since moved beyond blues to showcase all sorts of music, Ottawa Bluesfest is one of the largest international music events in the world. Crowds have cheered on performers ranging from Sting, Buddy Guy and Donna Summer to Skrillex, Kanye West, The White Stripes, the Dixie Chicks and Lady Gaga. The festival also showcases Canadian artists, like The Tragically Hip and Blue Rodeo, and many local acts.

Dance all day and long into the night at LeBreton Flats, a vast outdoor site next to the Canadian War Museum, just outside of downtown Ottawa. Between shows, fuel up with food and drink from a wide range of vendors and explore fun on-site activities. With hundreds of concerts spread out over almost two weeks in July, this massive festival offers something for just about every musical taste!

 

More Details

Address
LeBreton Flats Ottawa
Local
Toll Free
Bike Friendly Certified
Free Wi-Fi
Major credit cards accepted
Accessibility: Washrooms
Full
Onsite Parking
Extra Fee
Distance to Shaw Centre (km)
2.5
Distance to Parliament Hill (km)
1.8
Distance to airport (km)
17.2
Admission (regular adult price)
Varies
Student Friendly
Coach Parking
Onsite
Comp policy for the Driver and/or the Escort
Driver only
Group Rates Offered
Maximum Group Size
200

Stay up to date

Stay up to date on upcoming events and ideas to plan your next trip to Ottawa with friends, family or on your own by signing up for the Ottawa Tourism Newsletter.