Ottawa Tourism

Epic Sporting Events and Entertainment in Ottawa this Fall

Ottawa’s got game this fall and everyone’s invited! Gather fellow fans and make plans to join us for these exciting sporting events and entertaining festivities:

105th Grey Cup Festival: Nov. 21-26, 2017

What could be better than attending the Canadian Football League (CFL) championship game on November 26? Taking advantage of the Grey Cup Festival’s five days of free family-friendly programming as well as special ticketed events like the Festival Kickoff Bash, the #RNation Party and awesome tailgating! Plus, all-Canadian musical acts – including Jess Moskaluke, Sloan, Trooper and April Wine – will rock TD Place during a three-day Concert Series. Most of the action takes place at Lansdowne and the Shaw Centre with a free shuttle running in between.

2017 Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings: Dec. 2-10, 2017

Hurry hard to Ottawa to see your favourite Canadian curlers in action at the 2017 Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings! This is your chance to see nine men’s and nine women’s teams compete for the right to represent Canada at the 2018 Olympic Winter Games. Watch the draws at the Canadian Tire Centre and party with local entertainers at the nearby Patch. Curling fans always know how to have fun!

2017 Scotiabank NHL100 Classic™: Dec. 16, 2017

It doesn’t get much more Canadian than an outdoor NHL hockey game in Canada’s Capital, and Ottawa can’t wait to host the 2017 Scotiabank NHL100 Classic! See your favourite hockey players from the Ottawa Senators and the Montreal Canadiens hit the ice at TD Place at Lansdowne on Dec. 16, 2017. Several major milestones will also be celebrated: Canada’s 150th anniversary of Confederation; the 125th anniversary of the Stanley Cup; the 100th anniversary of the National Hockey League (NHL); and the 25th anniversary of the modern Ottawa Senators NHL team. It’s hockey heaven!

Join us for all the epic fun in Ottawa. Reserve your Ottawa hotel getaway today!