April 2017 Events in Ottawa

EWTN Family Celebration

Free one-day event for the entire family! Speakers include: Fr. Mitch Pacwa, Fr. Larry Richards and Johnnette Benkovic. Archbishop Prendergast to celebrate Mass. Activities for kids as well.

April 1, 2017

Centrepointe Theatre, 101 Centrepointe Drive, Ottawa, Ontario


Maple Weekend

Each sugar camp will have different activities and offerings from pancake breakfasts, sugar bush trails, sugar making demonstrations, taffy on snow, horse-drawn sleigh rides, and much more.

April 1 and 2, 2017

Lanark County, Ontario

Ottawa Geek Market

YOUR Capital Geek Festival! A celebration of Ottawa’s growing geeky community, featuring shopping, activities, and costumes! Kids 12 and under get in for free!

April 1 and 2, 2017

Nepean Sportsplex, 1701 Woodroffe Avenue, Ottawa, Ontario

Ottawa Antique and Vintage Market

Antiques, vintage and retro all in one venue.

April 1 and 2, 2017

Carleton University Fieldhouse, 1125 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa, Ontario

Juno Awards celebration

A series of events and concerts lead up to the 46th annual Juno Awards, honouring the best of the best in Canada’s music scene.

March 27 to April 2, 2017

Canadian Tire Centre and throughout the region


Under the Ignite 150 umbrella, enjoy Ottawa’s first urban, all-you-can-eat, gourmet sugar shack!

April 8, 2017

Horticulture Building at Lansdowne, 1525 Princess Patricia Way, Ottawa, Ontario

Ottawa International Writers Festival, Spring Edition

A celebration of the finest new and established writing from across Canada and around the world.

April 27 to May 2, 2017

Various locations, Ottawa, Ontario


Sugaring Off

Experience a day at an authentic Canadian sugar bush. Call ahead for details.

Stanley’s Olde Maple Lane Farm

Until April 9, 2017(weekends; check schedule)

Stanley's Olde Maple Lane Farm, 2452 Yorks Corners Road, Edwards, Ontario


Ottawa Welcomes the World: Ottawa Diplomatic Association

Ottawa Diplomatic Association celebrates Canada’s 150th birthday with a Fundraising Food & Beverage Cultural Event!

April 11, 2017Horticulture Building at Lansdowne, 1525 Princess Patricia Way, Ottawa, Ontario

Alex Janvier

Alex Janvier, Untitled, 1986 NGC, Ottawa Photo ©NGC

Alex Janvier is a senior Aboriginal artist who has been at the forefront of the field of contemporary Aboriginal art in Canada.

National Gallery of Canada

Until April 17, 2017

National Gallery of Canada, 380 Sussex Drive, Ottawa, Ontario

613-990-1985 / 800-319-2787

Source: ottawatourism.ca