In 2017, Canada’s Capital hosted many epic events in celebration of Canada’s 150th anniversary of Confederation. Over 2.5 million people – many of them visitors from around the world –enjoyed Ottawa like never before during unforgettable experiences like Red Bull Crashed Ice, Kontinuum, La Machine, Canada’s Table, the Grey Cup Festival, the NHL100 Classic, and many more.
Check out this Ottawa 2017 Time Capsule video for a short recap of all the fun!
And if you missed 2017 celebrations in Ottawa, don’t worry – there are always plenty of great events and activities taking place in Canada’s Capital! Notable events and new attractions in 2018 include the 40th edition of Winterlude, the 25th anniversary of the Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival, the new luxury self-drive boat rental excursions with Le Boat on the Rideau Canal and the new Light Rail Transit System.