(If you have events that you would like to list in our summer fun calendar, email them to us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We welcome events from around the world!)
Bring the family out for some great local events this summer.
The following are events taking place in the Ottawa, Ontario, Canada and the surrounding areas.
FIFA U-20 World Cup Ottawa
Come and see the most talented, under age 20 Soccer Players in the world.
June 30: Panama vs Korea
June 30: Argentina vs. Czech Rep.
July 3: Czech Rep. vs. Korea
July 6: Brazil vs. USA
You can purchase tickets via www.FIFA.com or at 866-662-3452
Nortel Ottawa Dragon Boat Race Festival
CHEO Teddy Bear Picnic
Celebrity Pancake Breakfast.
Canada’s biggest outdoor Blues Festival.
This years line-up includes Van Morrison, Sarah Harmer, Amanda Rheaume, The Steve Miller Band, Kanye West.
Mooney’s Bay Beach
The world’s largest beach volleyball tournament with funds raised for local charities.
Lebanese Fun Festival
St. Elias Cathedral
Showcasing Lebanese culture and food
Ottawa International Chamber Music Festival
250 Top Chamber musicians form Canada and around the world
Adult pass $50
Casino du Lac-Leamy Sound of Light
Sound and light show
Ottawa Greek Summer Festival
Hellenic Community Centre
Live music, traditional dancing, Greek food and more
Ottawa Lumière Festival
New Edinburgh/Stanley Park
Lanterns, dancers, musicians, storytellers and more
International festival of puppets
CKCU Ottawa Folk Festival
150 performers on six stages
St. Albert Curd Festival
Celebrating all things curd, as well as a BBQ, bingo and concerts
Capital Magic Festival
Hot Air Balloon Festival
All kinds of balloon shapes
Ottawa International Animation Festival
Over 1,000 animators from around the world