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  • Health and Safety

    Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updated: March 24, 2020 On March 24th, the Province of Ontario announced the order to close all non-essential workplaces. As the COVID-19  situation continues to evolve, the Ontario government will be following the consultation of medical professionals and the cabinet to close all non-essential businesses until further notice. As such, please be...

  • 30 years of Shaw Centre’s Inspired People Creating Extraordinary Events

    Inspired people creating extraordinary events, is the vision of the Shaw Centre. Earlier this month we recognized a number of staff who have reached key milestones delivering extraordinary events at the Shaw Centre. This year, 34 individuals were recognized within five tenure groups, 5-year, 10-year, 15-year, 20-year and 30-year. Both Bill Sanchez and Sanh Chuyen...

  • BougeBouge recap

    Shaw Centre was pleased to co-host Ottawa’s first ever 5 km interior run which took place on February 16, 2020. Despite the chilly day, 350 comfortably walked, jogged and sprinted through a course that included Shaw Centre and the adjacent Rideau Centre. This unique event, part of Winterlude’s closing weekend, was brought to Ottawa by...

  • The Shaw Centre welcomes top Canadian Chefs to compete in Culinary Championships

    The Shaw Centre is home to many amazing events all year long, but just recently we held a culinary event like no other. The 14th Annual Great Canadian Kitchen Party Culinary Championships was held on February 1st, 2020 and it was truly an unforgettable evening! In the past the event has been held in Kelowna,...

  • SHAW CENTRE ANNOUNCES BY55 NOIR No.1 CHOCOLATE

    02-01-2020 OTTAWA, ON – The Shaw Centre is pleased to announce that it is the first convention centre globally to offer its clients and attendees, its very own chocolate profile. This one-of-a-kind offering will allow the Centre to provide its clients with something that they cannot receive anywhere else. It will be built into various...

  • Group ABP – Party Time Rentals joins Shaw Centre as Preferred Supplier, Special Events Décor and Furniture

    01-31-2020 OTTAWA, ON – The Shaw Centre and Group ABP – Party Time Rentals is pleased to announce a three-year partnership that will provide special events with an exquisite variety of décor. Through this partnership Group ABP – Party Time Rentals becomes the preferred supplier, special events décor and furniture of the world-class meeting facility....