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Christmas Cheer Breakfast

Friday December 3, 2021
08:00 - 09:00

The annual Christmas Cheer breakfast is one of the largest charitable events in the Ottawa area to take place during the holiday season. This year, in accordance with public health Covid 19 regulations, the Christmas Cheer Breakfast will be a hybrid event hosting limited in person attendance in the Trillium Ballroom of the Shaw Centre and welcoming hundreds of guests throughout the region to join us virtually for this inspiring hour. Running from 8am to 9am, the event will include a line-up of great entertainment and music as we launch the holiday season and help those in need at the same. To learn more or to purchase tickets, click here:


100 Years of Women MPs on the Hill

2021 marks the 100th anniversary of the first woman being elected to the House of Commons. Join us on December 7 to commemorate a century of women breaking parliamentary glass ceilings. Get a chance to hear from groundbreaking women who represent firsts and from inspirational youth leading the next generation of powerful women.

Speakers* include:

The Rt. Honourable Kim Campbell, P.C., C.C., O.B.C., Q.C.,

19th Prime Minister of Canada: The first (and only) woman Prime Minister of Canada The Honourable Jean Augustine, P.C., C.M., O. Ont, C.B.E.

The first African Canadian Woman elected to Federal Parliament The Honourable Ethel Blondin-Andrew, P.C.

The first First Nations woman elected to Federal Parliament The Honourable Hedy Fry, P.C., M.P.

The longest-serving woman MP in Canadian History Libby Davies

The first (openly) 2SLGBTQ+ woman MP elected to Federal Parliament Nancy Karetak-Lindell

The first Inuk woman elected to Federal Parliament Laurin Liu: The youngest woman ever elected to Federal Parliament

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Tuesday December 7, 2021
11:00 - 02:00

15 - 16

Capital Wedding Show

Saturday January 15, 2022 - Sunday January 16, 2022
11:00 - 16:00



Your dream wedding starts here! Capital Wedding Show gathers the best in the Ottawa/Gatineau Wedding Industry under one roof for the ultimate wedding planning weekend. Prizes, discounts, interactive events and much more. Join us for our 25th-anniversary show and enjoy our best wedding show experience yet!

Le mariage de vos rêves commence ici! Capital Wedding Show réunit sous un même toit les meilleurs acteurs de l'industrie du mariage d'Ottawa et de Gatineau pour le week-end ultime de planification du mariage. Prix, rabais, événements interactifs et bien plus encore. Joignez-vous à nous pour notre 25e anniversaire et profitez de notre meilleure expérience de mariage à ce jour!

19 - 20

Varsity Spirit Canada – Spirit Sports Canadian Clash

Saturday February 19, 2022 - Sunday February 20, 2022

26 - 27

The Travel and Vacation Show

Saturday March 26, 2022 - Sunday March 27, 2022

Touring the show will give valuable information on over 60 international destinations as well as over 40 Canadian exhibits from Newfoundland, Quebec, Ontario and The North West Territories. There will be over 190 travel and vacation exhibits to experience - many of them new this year.

9 - 10

National Women’s Show

The National Women's Show features exclusive products at hundreds of exhibits. Sample delicious food and wine, get tips on healthy living, indulge in free mini makeovers, watch cooking demos, and find fun travel ideas! See the hottest styles and incredible fashions on the catwalk from the best brands and local designers.

Saturday April 9, 2022 - Sunday April 10, 2022

Apr 28
May 1

Candance Regional Event

One of Canada's Favorite Dance Competition's, we invite dancers of all ages to a one of a kind dance experience!!

Thursday April 28, 2022 - Sunday May 1, 2022
08:00 - 22:00


Debbie Noce

3 - 8

Candance National Event

One of Canada's Favorite Dance Competition's, we invite dancers of all ages to a one of a kind dance experience!!

Sunday July 3, 2022 - Friday July 8, 2022
08:00 - 22:00


Debbie Noce