Snowshoeing, Major's Hill Park, Winter


Enjoy the magic of a snowy Ottawa winter with fun outdoor activities including skating, skiing, snowshoeing and more!

Big Bang Festival
A one-of-a-kind festival of musical adventures, inviting children and their families on a colourful journey featuring a rich array of sound concepts…
Black History Month
Throughout the month you'll learn about Afrotechture, learn about communities disproportionally affected by HIV, join in on a youth panel, and more…
Camp Fortune Ski, Aerial Park and Ziplines
Camp Fortune
The entire family can enjoy outdoor activities at this year-round recreational resort just fifteen minutes north of downtown Ottawa in Gatineau Park.
Flights with Santa
Flights with Santa
Sit in Santa’s new sleigh as you fly over Ottawa this Christmas with up to 3 passengers! Don’t miss this ride of a lifetime with proceeds donated back…
Gatineau Park
Immerse yourself in nature in Gatineau Park, where you can swim, hike, bike, camp, cross-country ski, snowshoe and visit heritage sites.
Glebe Craft and Artisan Fair
Support local businesses this Christmas! Excited to host in-person, this annual event returns just in time for holiday shopping! Engage with local…

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