Sharon & Bram (and friends) at the NAC

NAC Presents is beyond honoured to welcome Canadian treasures Sharon and Bram to the National Arts Centre on September 23rd for a concert celebrating their 40th anniversary. They will be joined on stage by a full band for this very special show. Since 1978, Sharon Hampson and Bram Morrison have been pre-eminent in all aspects […]

Saunders Farm Opening Weekend

Saunders Farm want to get the word out about the launch of their aMAZEing 2018 Spring and Summer Season they’re offering free admission to opening weekend (June 2nd and 3rd) to anyone who follows them on Instagram…so long as they get to 5,000 followers before then! Saunders Farm is a 100-acre farm attraction located in […]

2017 Summer Fairs in the Ottawa Area

2018 Summer Fairs in the Ottawa Area

Going out to one of the fairs in the Ottawa area this summer can be a fun day for the whole family with kids shows, petting zoos, amusement rides, truck shows, contest and concerts! Ottawa Kids has compiled a list of the upcoming 2018 summer fairs in the Ottawa area: June 1st to 3rd 2018: Blackburn […]

Spring Fling

Spring Fling

The annual Spring Fling Fundraiser in support of the Glebe Co-operative Nursery School will be held on Sunday June 3rd 2018 from 10am to 1pm outside of the Glebe Community Centre. Bring your kids to enjoy crafts & games, face painting, and live kids entertainment. There will also be a BBQ to enjoy. Price is […]

Doors Open Ottawa 2018

Come explore Ottawa’s architecture, culture & history for FREE during the 2018 edition of Doors Open Ottawa which will be held June 2nd & 3rd. This year, Doors Open Ottawa will have over 140 buildings open to the public! Here are some great family friendly places to visit for FREE with the kids during the […]

The Mom & Son Carnival

The Miracle Marnie Foundation presents The Mom & Son Carnival which will be held on June 2nd 2018 from 10am to 2pm at Orchard View Wedding & Event Centre in Greely.  100% of proceeds from this event will go directly to the Miracle Marnie Foundation. Activities will include: Special Guest Appearances by the 501st Legion, […]

Pirate Adventures in Ottawa

Pirate Adventures in Ottawa is a 75 minute interactive pirate-theatre cruise on a real pirate ship!   Kids and adults receive a new pirate name, dress up in pirate gear & face painting tattoos and then hop aboard the pirate ship for the adventure. Activities during the 75 minute cruise include: discovering the treasure map […]

Awesome Summer Day Camps in Ottawa

With summer vacation just around the corner, Ottawa Kids has compiled a list of awesome summer day camps ideas to keep the kids busy!! Camp Altitude gym: Camp Altitude Gym is for children from 6 to 14 years old who want to discover the exciting sport of rock climbing or who want to improve their climbing […]

Canadian Tulip Festival 2018

Mark your calendars!…the Canadian Tulip Festival 2018 in the Nation’s Capital will be held from May 11th to 21st, featuring over 1,000,000 tulips with entertainment and activities for all ages. FUN FACTS The Canadian Tulip Festival attracts some 600,000 visitors making it the largest tulip festival in the world. The Canadian Tulip Festival is also a […]

N.U.T.S One Year Anniversary

N.U.T.S is celebrating their 1 year anniversary on May 6th and you’re invited! N.U.T.S (Neuron Upgrade Training Station) is a unique facility in Ottawa where you and your family get to run an obstacle course that includes physical & knowledge obstacles. The physical obstacles include monkey bars, hurdles, tent crawl, horizontal wall climb, tire jumps, toe […]

Ottawa Children's Festival 2018

Ottawa Children’s Festival 2018

The 2018 edition of the Ottawa Children’s Festival will be held from May 11th-15th and will feature some of the best performing arts from around the world including theatre, dance, music, puppetry, acrobatics and much more. This annual festival takes place at Lebreton Flats Park with select showings at La Nouvelle Scène, the Canadian War Museum and […]

Peppa Pig Live at the NAC

The newest North American Peppa Pig Live tour, “Peppa Pig’s Surprise,” will visit the NAC on Sunday April 29th at 4pm This production will feature Peppa, George, and all their friends in an all-singing, all-dancing adventure full of songs, games and surprises that kids are sure to love! For more information or to purchase tickets, […]