Things to Do in Ottawa in October

Published by todocanada On September 24, 2019

Things to Do in Ottawa in October: Events, Activities, and Festivals happening in Ottawa during the month of October 2019.

The Ladies Foursome

The Ladies Foursome

Ottawa Little Theatre, 400 King Edward Avenue, Ottawa

September 18, 2019 To October 5, 2019

613-233-8948

Price:$14-$29

The ever-hilarious Norm Foster returns to the world of golf (remember The Foursome?), this time from the female perspective. The day after the funeral of their playing …  »

Haunting Season

Haunting Season

Saunders Farm, 7893 Bleeks Road, Munster Hamlet – Richmond, Ottawa

September 21, 2019 To October 31, 2019

Price:$20 to $22

The World-Famous Haunting Season at Saunders Farm is a family tradition for over 25 years. With over 35 attractions, live shows, a parade, 9 Hedge Mazes, peddle carts, 10 food booths, …  »

Fright Fest

Fright Fest

Saunders Farm, 7893 Bleeks Road, Ottawa

September 21, 2019 To October 31, 2019

Price:$20 to $45

Frightfest at Saunders Farm is Canada’s #1 Haunted attraction with 6 fright sites (Haunts), live original shows, street theater, Ag-Arcade games, 9 food booths and a tavern.   »

The Ugly One

The Ugly One

The Gladstone, 910 Gladstone Avenue, Ottawa

September 26, 2019 To October 5, 2019

Price:$26 to $40

There is something strange and supernatural about the new Nanny. A musical comedy parody from the creators of the smash hit “My Fair Zombie”.   »

Pumpkinferno

Pumpkinferno

Upper Canada Village, 13740 County Rd. 2, Morrisburg

September 27, 2019 To October 27, 2019

Price:$12 to $25

Get ready to feast your eyes on a magical spellbinding display of 7,000 hand-crafted glowing pumpkins. This spectacular outdoor event is a not-to-be-missed event for ALL ages!Take …  »

Acres of Terror 2019

Acres of Terror 2019

Cannamore Orchard, 1480 County Rd 32, Crysler

September 27, 2019 To October 30, 2019

613-448-3633

Price:$22 to $30

Cannamore Orchard welcomes you to our 27th year of Acres of Terror, Eastern Ontario’s most terrifying Halloween attraction, where the only thing that isn’t terrifying …  »

Ottawa Architecture Week 2019

Ottawa Architecture Week 2019

Various Venues, Ottawa

September 28, 2019 To October 7, 2019

6137948467

Price:Free

Explore the ways in which architecture and urban design affect our daily lives. Throughout the week, we celebrate the role of architecture in an engaging way that …  »

Thrush Hermit

Thrush Hermit

The 27 Club, 27 York St., Ottawa

October 1, 2019

Price:$29.50

In 1999, Halifax rock band Thrush Hermit released their final album, Clayton Park. Well-regarded upon release for its ambitious alchemy of anthemic hooks and 70s-inspired riffage, the album …  »

Bonne retraite, Jocelyne

Bonne retraite, Jocelyne

National Arts Centre, 1 Elgin Street, Ottawa

October 2, 2019 To October 5, 2019

613-947-7000

Price:$31 to $69

Fabien Cloutier’s fifth play, the first to be presented on the NAC French Theatre stage, depicts a microcosm plagued by the difficulty of saying and the …  »

Lloyd Spiegel

Lloyd Spiegel

Shenkman Arts Centre, 245 Centrum Boulevard, Ottawa

October 2, 2019

613-580-ARTS (2787)

Price:$20 to $30

Multi-award-winning Australian artist Lloyd Spiegel returns to Canada delivering one of the most unique solo concert experiences in the world. Blending jaw-dropping guitar chops with a commanding …  »

Ottawa's Volunteer Fair

Ottawa’s Volunteer Fair

Ottawa City Hall, 110 Laurier Avenue West, Ottawa

October 2, 2019

6137365266

Price:Free

VO’s Volunteer Expo is Ottawa’s annual Volunteer Fair that provides an opportunity for Ottawa not-for-profits to meet with potential volunteers. As a volunteer, this gives …  »

Ottawa Canada-China Film Festival

Ottawa Canada-China Film Festival

Meridian Theatres @ Centrepointe, 101 Centrepointe Drive, Ottawa

October 2, 2019 To October 16, 2019

Price:$12 to $90

October 02 – October 16, 2019 The Festival presents 3 extraordinary feature length films (2 documentaries and 1 drama) and 1 animated short film by Canadian Domee Shi. The films have been recognized with many …  »

The Wiggles Party Time Tour

The Wiggles Party Time Tour

Meridian Theatres @ Centrepointe, 101 Centrepointe Drive, Ottawa

October 3, 2019

613-580-2700

Price:$40 + charges

Following the smash success of their tv series on Universal Kids and Hulu, as well as new clips released on YouTube every week receiving millions of views …  »

50 Years of Music with the NAC Orchestra

50 Years of Music with the NAC Orchestra

National Arts Centre, 1 Elgin Street, Ottawa

October 3, 2019

613-947-7000

Price:$31 to $110

Conductor Alexander Shelley Flute Joanna G’froerer Oboe Charles Hamann This spectacular evening of music celebrates the prowess of the NAC Orchestra after 50 remarkable years by shining …  »

Boogát

Boogát

National Arts Centre, 1 Elgin Street, Ottawa

October 3, 2019

613-947-7000

Price:$27

Boogát is a multi-award-winning Canadian-Mexican musician from Quebec who mixes Hip-Hop with Latin music like Cumbia, Salsa, Reggaeton and more… The son of immigrant parents from …  »

Legends Show-Buddy Holly,Patsy Cline,Motown and Elvis

Legends Show-Buddy Holly,Patsy Cline,Motown and Elvis

Shenkman Arts Centre, 245 Centrum Boulevard, Ottawa

October 3, 2019

613-580-ARTS (2787)

Price:$49

Tributes to Buddy Holly, Patsy Cline, Motown, and Elvis Legends Show brings you some of the world’s most exciting performers live on stage. Accompanied by the “…  »

Social Event - Boathouse Summer Live Party

Social Event – Boathouse Summer Live Party

10 Lady Grey Drive, Ottawa

October 3, 2019

Price:$72

A beautiful summer evening where you will have the opportunity to enjoy: FOOD + DRINKS + DANCING = BE JOYFUL LIVE BAND MUSIC + LIVE ENTERTAINMENT Donate to THE CANADIAN RED …  »

Great Lake Swimmers

Great Lake Swimmers

The 27 Club, 27 York St, ByWard Market, Ottawa

October 3, 2019

Price:$22.50

with Colleen Brown. 2018 marks the 15th anniversary of Great Lake Swimmers. The JUNO nominated, Polaris Prize shortlisted Toronto group, fronted by lead singer-songwriter Tony Dekkerare pleased to …  »

Mac My Cheese Fest

Mac My Cheese Fest

Ottawa City Hall, 110 Laurier Avenue West, Ottawa

October 4, 2019 To October 6, 2019

Price:Free

3 DAYS OF OOEY GOOEY AWESOMENESS featuring Gourmet, Tradish and Exotic Mac and Cheese! If you love Mac and Cheese… then you gotta be at Mac My Cheese …  »

Zachary Richard - Gombo

Zachary Richard – Gombo

Shenkman Arts Centre, 245 Centrum Boulevard, Ottawa

October 4, 2019

613-580-ARTS (2787)

Price:$21 to $50

Known for his sense of humour and his anecdotes on Louisiana life, Zachary will present new songs that are immersed in Cajun sounds. He will also perform …  »

Legends Show

Legends Show

Meridian Theatres @ Centrepointe, 101 Centrepointe Drive Ottawa

October 4, 2019

613-580-2700

Price:$49

Legends Show brings you some of the world’s most exciting performers live on stage. Accompanied by the Rockin’ Royals Band, this show will feature the most …  »

Whisky Ottawa

Whisky Ottawa

Canadian War Museum, 1 Vimy Ridge Ottawa

October 4, 2019 To October 5, 2019

Price:$25 to $139

The 2019, 6th edition of Whisky Ottawa on Oct 5th, will again be bringing together more whiskies under one roof than ever seen before in Ottawa! Your ticket …  »

Gold Rush Resurrection

Gold Rush Resurrection

Ottawa, ON

October 4, 2019 To October 6, 2019

Price:$45-$59

Gold Rush Canada is hosting a city-wide haunted escape game where all detectives can find real cash treasures starting October 4th, 2019. Detectives are looking forward to a …  »

Strung Out

Strung Out

The 27 Club, 27 York St, ByWard Market, Ottawa

October 4, 2019

Price:$28.00

ArtistsStrung Out, The Casualties, Letdown Yet while these songs are fuell ed by a power and aggression, the band – completed by guitarists Jake Kiley and Rob Ramos, …  »

Carleton University Butterfly Show

Carleton University Butterfly Show

Nesbitt Biology Building, 1125 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa

October 5, 2019 To October 13, 2019

Price:Free/Donation

Every year the Carleton University Biology Department hosts its annual Butterfly Show. During the 9 days leading into the Thanksgiving weekend, over 1300 live exotic butterflies are released into …  »

The Wiggles

The Wiggles

Leon’s Centre, 1 The Tragically Hip Way, Kingston

October 5, 2019

Price:$40

Following the smash success of their tv series on Universal Kids and Hulu, as well as new clips released on YouTube every week receiving millions of views …  »

Study and Go Abroad Fair Ottawa

Study and Go Abroad Fair Ottawa

Shaw Centre, 55 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa

October 5, 2019

7783189137

Price:Free

Ready to take on the world? Attend the Study and Go Abroad Fair to start planning your next step in education and to travel. Learn about undergraduate/…  »

Yoga & Wellness Show

Yoga & Wellness Show

EY Centre, Uplands Drive, Ottawa

October 5, 2019 To October 6, 2019

416-689-9143

Price:$10

Free yoga classes, all weekend long! Shop from over 120 vendors, everything from clothing, jewelry, mats, yoga and gym accessories, healthy snacks, housewares, psychics, teas, essentials oils, and …  »

NAC Golden Gala Featuring Sarah McLachlan and the NAC Orchestra

NAC Golden Gala Featuring Sarah McLachlan and the NAC Orchestra

National Arts Centre, 1 Elgin Street, Ottawa

October 5, 2019

613-947-7000

Price:$145 to $240

Join us for the event of the year – the National Arts Centre 50th Anniversary Golden Gala! This not-to- be- missed event showcases artists from Dance, Theatre and …  »

Inspired by Vanda World Fitness Championship 2019

Inspired by Vanda World Fitness Championship 2019

Shenkman Arts Centre, 245 Centrum Boulevard, Ottawa

October 5, 2019

613-580-ARTS (2787)

Price:$5 to $25

Welcome to Inspired by Vanda World Fitness Championships; a unique event showcasing the strength and power of women and girls in the Canada’s Nation’s Capital, …  »

An Evening with Oscar and Tony

An Evening with Oscar and Tony

Meridian Theatres @ Centrepointe, 101 Centrepointe Drive, Ottawa

October 5, 2019

613-580-2700

Price:$10 to $20

A fun filled evening with the best of Stage and Screen celebrating the shows and movies the won Tony awards and Oscars. HOW MUCH Tickets : $20 – Adult $15 – Seniors $10 – …  »

Beatles VS Stones - The Battle of the Brits

Beatles VS Stones – The Battle of the Brits

Meridian Theatres @ Centrepointe, 101 Centrepointe Drive, Ottawa

October 5, 2019

613-580-2700

Price:$46 to $57

From the same promoter who brought you “RUMOURS” The Ultimate Fleetwood Mac and Abba Revisited, now brings you Beatles Versus Stones. VaughnCo Entertainment is proud to present …  »

Ottawa Senators vs. New York Rangers

Ottawa Senators vs. New York Rangers

Canadian Tire Centre, 1000 Palladium Drive, Ottawa

October 5, 2019

Ottawa Senators Home Game – National Hockey League  »

Mental Health First Aid Course

Mental Health First Aid Course

9376 University Drive, Ottawa

October 5, 2019 To October 19, 2019

613-203-3552

Price:$165.00

This two day course (Saturday, 5 Oct & Saturday, 19 Oct) focuses on the four most common mental health disorders including substance related, mood related, anxiety and trauma related, …  »

Dreams Take Flight Ottawa, Silver Anniversary Gala

Dreams Take Flight Ottawa, Silver Anniversary Gala

Infinity Convention Center, 2901 Gibford Dr, Ottawa

October 5, 2019

Price:$125

This year Dreams Take Flight Ottawa is celebrating 25 years of helping to make children’s dreams a reality. Our Silver Anniversary Gala will feature an elegant, fun, …  »

Study and Go Abroad Fair

Study and Go Abroad Fair

Shaw Centre, 55 Colonel By Dr, Ottawa

October 5, 2019

Price:Free

Ready to take on the world? Attend the Study and Go Abroad Fair to start planning your next step in education and to travel. Learn about undergraduate/…  »

Shaan - Live In Ottawa

Shaan – Live In Ottawa

Theatre du Casino,1 Boulevard du Casino, Gatineau

October 5, 2019

Price:$59 – $119

See one of Bollywood’s most popular singing icons, SHAAN, live in concert at Casino Lac-Leamy Theatre. The International acclaimed Indian playback singer is considered as one …  »

*An A Cappella Showcase

*An A Cappella Showcase

Algonquin Commons Theatre, 1385 Woodroffe Ave., Ottawa

October 5, 2019

Price:$27.00 – $32.00

Get ready for some amazing A Cappella Singing – with special guests New Fangled Four, Barbershop’s 2018 international 6th place finalists! Along with the New Fangled Four, this …  »

Of Mice & Men

Of Mice & Men

The Brass Monkey, 250 Greenbank Road, Ottawa

October 5, 2019

Price:$27.50

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PINE - debut record release

PINE – debut record release

The 27 Club, 27 York St., Ottawa

October 5, 2019

Price:$12.00

with Anyone Anyway, Subtle Curves, Certainty. To pine: -Suffer a mental and physical decline, especially because of a broken heart. -Miss and long for the return of. …  »

Ottawa International Vegan Film Festival

Ottawa International Vegan Film Festival

The Chamber in Ben Franklin Place, 101 Centrepointe Dr, Ottawa

October 6, 2019

Price:$15 to $25

The Ottawa Vegan Film Festival is a trailblazing event dedicated to celebrating the vegan ideal: a healthier, compassionate, environmentally friendly lifestyle that can be achieved through the …  »

Pink Martini

Pink Martini

National Arts Centre, 1 Elgin Street, Ottawa

October 6, 2019

613-947-7000

Price:$78 to $128

Pink Martini, the “biggest-little orchestra around” – featuring lead singer China Forbes and special guest Meow Meow – is coming to Ottawa as part of their Silver Jubilee Celebration. …  »

The New Zealand Dance Company

The New Zealand Dance Company

National Arts Centre, 1 Elgin Street, Ottawa

October 8, 2019 To October 9, 2019

613-947-7000

Price:$31 to $70

For its inaugural North American tour, this remarkable young company directed by Arts Laureate Shona McCullagh offers up a program as rich and diverse as its South …  »

Breabach

Breabach

National Arts Centre, 1 Elgin Street, Ottawa

October 8, 2019

613-947-7000

Price:$27

The haunting strains of twin bagpipes have become a defining signature of Breabach – a chiming herald of Scottish folk being embraced by a new generation. The energetic …  »

Frank Turner & the Sleeping Souls: No Man's Land

Frank Turner & the Sleeping Souls: No Man’s Land

Algonquin Commons Theatre, 1385 Woodroffe Ave., Ottawa

October 9, 2019

Price:$39.50 – $69.50

with Kayleigh Goldsworthy. The woman who invented rock’n’roll. A serial killer from the Deep South who plucked her victims from lonely hearts pages. The jazz-obsessed …  »

The Boys in the Band

The Boys in the Band

The Gladstone Theatre, 910 Gladstone Avenue, Ottawa

October 10, 2019 To October 19, 2019

Price:$24 to $40

Set in a stylish New York City apartment, Michael, an affluent, thirty-year-old gay man has invited five friends to his stylish New York City apartment for a …  »

Saint-Saëns Piano Concerto No. 2

Saint-Saëns Piano Concerto No. 2

National Arts Centre, 1 Elgin Street, Ottawa

October 10, 2019 To October 11, 2019

613-947-7000

Price:$31 to $110

  Imagine yourself in the rolling countryside of France in this evening of romantic and passionate music. Under the dynamic direction of internationally acclaimed guest conductor Andrey …  »

Old Man Luedecke

Old Man Luedecke

National Arts Centre, 1 Elgin Street, Ottawa

October 10, 2019

613-947-7000

Price:$27

Old Man Luedecke is the recording and performing name of Christopher Luedecke, 2 time JUNO and multi East Coast Music award-winner, and Polaris Music Prize nominee from Chester, …  »

Ottawa Senators vs. St. Louis Blues

Ottawa Senators vs. St. Louis Blues

Canadian Tire Centre, 1000 Palladium Drive, Ottawa

October 10, 2019

Price:$23.11 – $999

Ottawa Senators Home Game – National Hockey League  »

Up with People: Live On Tour 2019

Up with People: Live On Tour 2019

Meridian Theatres @ Centrepointe, 101 Centrepointe Drive, Ottawa

October 10, 2019 To October 11, 2019

613-580-2700

Price:$15 to $100

Up with People’s newest production, Live On Tour 2019, includes international songs and dances, entertaining pop medleys, and original songs crafted to inspire people to keep hope …  »

Lighthouse - 50th Anniversary Tour

Lighthouse – 50th Anniversary Tour

Shenkman Arts Centre, 245 Centrum Boulevard, Ottawa

October 11, 2019

613-580-ARTS (2787)

Price:$20 to $62

Lighthouse, Canada’s favourite classic rock band, is turning 50 and inviting Canadians across the country to join the celebration. The band burst on the scene in 1969, with …  »

A Conversation with Michelle Obama

A Conversation with Michelle Obama

Canadian Tire Centre, 1000 Palladium Drive, Ottawa

October 11, 2019

Price:$62 – $866.81

“The Ottawa Board of Trade is thrilled to welcome former First Lady Michelle Obama to Ottawa. Her message of purpose, passion and energy will resonate in all …  »

Ancient Shapes

Ancient Shapes

The Dominion Tavern, 33 York St., Ottawa

October 11, 2019

Price:$12.00

Awith teenanger. Ancient Shapes is the surprising new project from songwriter Daniel Romano. Though he is best known for his recent work evoking the sounds of classic …  »

The Lights Fest

The Lights Fest

Calabogie Peaks Resort, 30 Barrett Chute Rd, Calabogie

October 12, 2019

Price:$16 & up

The Lights Fest is an experience where thousands of friends and families gather to listen to live music, fill up on food trucks and light up life …  »

Robert Charlebois

Robert Charlebois

National Arts Centre, 1 Elgin Street, Ottawa

October 12, 2019

613-947-7000

Price:$45.13 – $175.13 + charges

NAC Presents is honoured to welcome one of Canada’s most singular and enduring songwriters, the legendary Robert Charlebois. In 2019 and to celebrate his 75th birthday, Charlebois …  »

Ottawa Senators vs. Tampa Bay Lightning

Ottawa Senators vs. Tampa Bay Lightning

Canadian Tire Centre, 1000 Palladium Drive, Ottawa

October 12, 2019

Price:$23.11 – $999

Ottawa Senators Home Game – National Hockey League  »

Celtic Legends

Celtic Legends

Lac-Leamy Casino Theater, 1 Boulevard du Casino, Gatineau

October 12, 2019

Price:$49.4 – $73.4

Back in Gatineau, Celtic Legends have been interpreted more than 2,000 times before more than two million spectators worldwide. Coming from Dublin, Ireland, Celtic Legends are composed of 14 …  »

Véronic DiCaire en spectacle à Gatineau

Véronic DiCaire en spectacle à Gatineau

Theatre du Casino,1 Boulevard du Casino, Gatineau

October 13, 2019

Price:$60

After a standout tour of France and Las Vegas, Véronic DiCaire is back on stage in Québec with a brand-new show. Critically acclaimed for her …  »

The Chieftains and Friends -The Irish Goodbye

The Chieftains and Friends -The Irish Goodbye

National Arts Centre, 1 Elgin Street, Ottawa

October 14, 2019

613-947-7000

Price:$61 to $104

2019 marks 57 years since The Chieftains began their illustrious journey. Since 1962 the six-time Grammy Award winners have been highly recognized for reinventing traditional Irish music on a contemporary …  »

Ottawa Senators vs. Minnesota Wild

Ottawa Senators vs. Minnesota Wild

Canadian Tire Centre, 1000 Palladium Drive, Ottawa

October 14, 2019

Price:$19.36 – $999

Ottawa Senators Home Game – National Hockey League  »

Lisiecki & Orpheus Chamber Orchestra

Lisiecki & Orpheus Chamber Orchestra

National Arts Centre, 1 Elgin Street, Ottawa

October 15, 2019

613-947-7000

Price:$31 to $109

Calgary-born classical pianist Jan Lisiecki first wowed NAC audiences at the tender age of 10, and by 16 he joined the NAC Orchestra on their tour of Atlantic Canada. …  »

Celine Dion: Courage World Tour

Celine Dion: Courage World Tour

Canadian Tire Centre, 1000 Palladium Drive, Ottawa

October 16, 2019

Vocal powerhouse Celine Dion is one of the most immediately recognized, widely respected and successful performers in pop music history. She won numerous awards by the age …  »

Old Stock: A Refugee Love Story

Old Stock: A Refugee Love Story

National Arts Centre, 1 Elgin Street, Ottawa

October 16, 2019 To October 27, 2019

613-947-7000

Price:$52

Part high-energy musical and part darkly funny folktale, Old Stock: A Refugee Love Story stars genre-bending sensation Ben Caplan, one of Canada’s most riveting and compelling …  »

Parce que la nuit

Parce que la nuit

National Arts Centre, 1 Elgin Street, Ottawa

October 16, 2019 To October 19, 2019

613-947-7000

Price:$44

In this overview of the life and work of Patti Smith, Brigitte Haentjens draws us into a total creative whirlwind in the heart of a changing America. …  »

*Red Green's "This Could Be It Tour"

*Red Green’s “This Could Be It Tour”

Algonquin Commons Theatre, 1385 Woodroffe Ave., Ottawa

October 16, 2019

Price:$64.50

  • Reserved seating.
  • All patrons, including children aged 3 and under, must have a purchased ticket at the door.
  • Paid parking is in …  »
Black Mastiff, Chron Goblin

Black Mastiff, Chron Goblin

House of TARG, 1077 Bank St, Ottawa

October 16, 2019

Price:$10

with Chron Goblin. Hailing from Edmonton Alberta Canada, Black Mastiff is a three piece band that has over 35 years of combined musical experience. They will take you …  »

The Music of John Williams

The Music of John Williams

National Arts Centre, 1 Elgin Street, Ottawa

October 17, 2019 To October 19, 2019

613-947-7000

Price:$31 to $109

The musical forces will be with you for this spectacular evening of music from GRAMMY- and Academy Award-winning composer John Williams, arguably the best known film score …  »

British Week

British Week

Theatre du Casino,1 Boulevard du Casino, Gatineau

October 17, 2019 To October 19, 2019

Price:$40 & up

British 60’s Experience: For the past 10 years, the four musicians of the Brit 60’s Experience have been touring the country and paying tribute to the British invasion …  »

Zbigniew Herbert- Meeting Mr. Cogito

Zbigniew Herbert- Meeting Mr. Cogito

Meridian Theatres @ Centrepointe, 101 Centrepointe Drive, Ottawa

October 17, 2019

613-580-2700

Price:$15

Presented by: Polish Canadian Women’s Federation An evening of poetry and music devoted to one of the most influential European poets of the second half of …  »

GLEBESTOCK

GLEBESTOCK

Horticulture Building,1525 Princess Patricia Way, Ottawa

October 18, 2019

613-238-2727 x 316

Price:$40.00 & up

Inspired by the generation that brought us Woodstock, we’re setting out to recreate that spark of beauty through an evening of live music, dancing, flower crown …  »

Laurent Bourque

Laurent Bourque

National Arts Centre, 1 Elgin Street, Ottawa

October 18, 2019

613-947-7000

Price:$17

Blue Hour by Laurent Bourque invites you into an exploration of loss and new beginnings through pensive, chic piano-driven pop. The Toronto singer-songwriter presents 11 titles drenched in …  »

Tanguy

Tanguy

Shenkman Arts Centre, 245 Centrum Boulevard, Ottawa

October 18, 2019

613-580-ARTS (2787)

Price:$21 to $62

Édith and Paul Ducas have everything they need to be happy. They are in their mid-50s and lead successful careers. They are still very much in …  »

Dueling Pianos

Dueling Pianos

Meridian Theatres @ Centrepointe, 101 Centrepointe Drive Ottawa

October 18, 2019

613-580-2700

Price:$22 to $24

Hot off the heels of their sell-out shows here at Meridian Theatres at Centrepointe, Dueling Pianos are back with another studio show. Don’t miss out on …  »

GHOST - The Ultimate Tour Named Death

GHOST – The Ultimate Tour Named Death

Canadian Tire Centre, 1000 Palladium Drive, Ottawa

October 18, 2019

Price:$49.5 – $79.5

with special guest Nothing More In support of this tour, Faith, the third single from Ghost’s Grammy-nominated album Prequelle, went to Rock radio just last week …  »

The Head and the Heart

The Head and the Heart

Algonquin Commons Theatre, 1385 Woodroffe Ave., Ottawa

October 18, 2019

Price:$45.50 & up

Support: Illiterate Light Indie folk-pop band from Seattle, Washington, formed in 2009. Members: Charity Thielen – violin, vocals, percussion Chris Zasche – bass Josiah Johnson – vocals, guitar, percussion Jon Russell – …  »

Amnita

Amnita

Club SAW, 67 Nicholas Street, Ottawa

October 18, 2019

Price:$13.00

with Romancer, Dad Sports.  »

Safia Nolin

Safia Nolin

The 27 Club, 27 York St., Ottawa

October 18, 2019

Price:$22.50

Safia Nolin is a French Canadian folk-pop singer-songwriter from Quebec City. Her debut album Limoilou was released in 2015 via Bonsound. Who is it for? 19 and Over HOW …  »

Kasador

Kasador

The Dominion Tavern, 33 York St., Ottawa

October 18, 2019

Price:$10.00

with Autumn Kings. Kasador are a 5-piece indie rock band from Kingston, Ontario, formed in 2015. Born out of a university town, Kasador brings the energy of a …  »

aBACHcadabra

aBACHcadabra

National Arts Centre, 1 Elgin Street, Ottawa

October 19, 2019 To October 20, 2019

613-947-7000

Price:$19 to $25

Corky needs help with her school project on classical music, and her eccentric Uncle Siegfried is the obvious person to help. But as she’s poking around …  »

Bellflower

Bellflower

National Arts Centre, 1 Elgin Street, Ottawa

October 19, 2019

613-947-7000

Price:$21

Bellflower has a sound that is as unique as it is powerful. The music is driven by a creative collaboration of eight musicians assembled around singer-songwriter Em …  »

The John Denver Experience with Chris Collins and Boulder Canyon

The John Denver Experience with Chris Collins and Boulder Canyon

Shenkman Arts Centre, 245 Centrum Boulevard, Ottawa

October 19, 2019

613-580-ARTS (2787)

Price:$55.75

It’s hard to believe that its been 20 years since the world lost music icon John Denver, yet his legacy continues on through his many hit songs, …  »

The Comic Strippers

The Comic Strippers

Meridian Theatres @ Centrepointe, 101 Centrepointe Drive, Ottawa

October 19, 2019

613-580-2700

Price:$44 to $49

The Comic Strippers are a fictitious male stripper troupe, played by a cast of some of Canada’s best improvisational comedians. These guys try to be sexy… …  »

World Of Dance

World Of Dance

TD Place Arena, 1015 Bank St., Ottawa

October 19, 2019

Price:$39.50 – $75.00

At the World of Dance Live Tour, the greatest dance innovators will thrill fans by featuring amazing dance skills and brilliance, while offering family friendly entertainment. The …  »

Kamancello at The Historic Beechwood Mausoleum

Kamancello at The Historic Beechwood Mausoleum

Beechwood National Cemetery, 280 Beechwood Ave, Vanier

October 19, 2019

Price:$40-$45

Raphael Weinroth-Browne (cello) and Shahriyar Jamshidi (kamanche) unite the Kurdish kamanche with the classical cello, transcending genres and cultures. This stunning concert will be followed by a …  »

Have fun while learning how to be 'Head Safe'

Have fun while learning how to be ‘Head Safe’

Scouts Canada National Office, 1345 Baseline Road, Ottawa

October 19, 2019

647 490 6617

Price:Free

Concussions represent more than one in five Ontario student injuries treated by a doctor or nurse, but despite this, half of Canadians have little knowledge of what …  »

The Wind in the Willows

The Wind in the Willows

Shenkman Arts Centre, 245 Centrum Boulevard, Ottawa

October 20, 2019

Price:$10 to $32

With large, delightfully costumed puppets, entertaining video clips, and a multi-talented live musician playing hornpipe, zither, banjo and harmonica, young audiences will be enthralled by the adventures …  »

Tea with a Twist of Ballet

Tea with a Twist of Ballet

Meridian Theatres @ Centrepointe, 101 Centrepointe Drive, Ottawa

October 20, 2019

613-580-2700

Price:$16

This group of four Ottawa musicians are back for another year to entertain classical music fans. This intimate show gives the audience a chance to enjoy new …  »

John Geggie and Friends

John Geggie and Friends

Shenkman Arts Centre, 245 Centrum Boulevard, Ottawa

October 20, 2019

613-580-ARTS (2787)

Price:$15

Café Classico – John Geggie and Friends, opening performance: Ruby Jin Savour a relaxed Sunday afternoon chamber music showcase of regional musicians in a cabaret-style setting in the …  »

Ottawa Antiquarian Book Fair

Ottawa Antiquarian Book Fair

Tudor Hall,, 3750 N Bowesville Rd, Ottawa

October 20, 2019

613 230 2275

Price:$5

The Ottawa Antiquarian Book Fair is going into its thirty-ninth edition Sunday, 20 October, 2019. The Fair is an annual popular event of the Ottawa cultural scene with exhibits …  »

PUP

PUP

Bronson Centre Theatre, 211 Bronson Avenue, Ottawa

October 21, 2019

Price:$25.00 – $32.50

with NOBRO. Toronto punk band PUP are back with their highly-anticipated 3rd LP, “Morbid Stuff”, on April 5, 2019. PUP have spent the past 5 years touring the world on …  »

Bang Bang

Bang Bang

Irving Greenberg Theatre Centre, 1233 Wellington St W, Ottawa

October 22, 2019 To November 10, 2019

6132365196

Price:$39 to $55

Lila is a Black former police officer whose career ended after she shot an unarmed Black youth. Her story is fictionalized by Tim, a white playwright whose …  »

Rent 20th Anniversary Tour

Rent 20th Anniversary Tour

National Arts Centre, 1 Elgin Street, Ottawa

October 22, 2019 To October 27, 2019

613-947-7000

Price:$40 – $130 +charges

In 1996, an original rock musical by a little-known composer opened on Broadway… and forever changed the landscape of American theatre. Two decades later, Jonathan Larson’s RENT …  »

Tegan and Sara

Tegan and Sara

Algonquin Commons Theatre, 1385 Woodroffe Ave, Ottawa

October 22, 2019

Price:$49.50 – $200.00

This fall Tegan and Sara are releasing HEY, I’M JUST LIKE YOU, their ninth studio album, along with their first memoir, HIGH SCHOOL. Recorded in Vancouver, …  »

Gaslight

Gaslight

Ottawa Little Theatre, 400 King Edward Avenue, Ottawa

October 23, 2019 To November 9, 2019

613-233-8948

Price:$14-$29

Now that “gaslighting” has made its way into popular vocabulary, it’s time for a revival of the classic stage thriller that originated the term – and became …  »

Ottawa Senators vs. Detroit Red Wings

Ottawa Senators vs. Detroit Red Wings

Canadian Tire Centre, 1000 Palladium Drive, Ottawa

October 23, 2019

Price:$19.36 – $999

Ottawa Senators Home Game – National Hockey League  »

Spirit of Dance by Indigenous Experiences

Spirit of Dance by Indigenous Experiences

Shenkman Arts Centre, 245 Centrum Boulevard, Ottawa, Orléans, ON K1E 0A1, Canada

October 23, 2019

613-580-ARTS (2787)

Price:$10

Matinée Café – Spirit of Dance by Indigenous Experiences Presented by: Shenkman Arts Centre Presents Indigenous Experiences offer a rare opportunity to experience the rich culture, teachings …  »

Lightfoot in Song

Lightfoot in Song

The Gladstone Theatre, 910 Gladstone Avenue, Ottawa

October 24, 2019 To November 2, 2019

Price:$23 to $39

Troubadour of our landscape and our history, masterful storyteller, Gordon Lightfoot creates a national songscape. The same team that brought you tributes to Leonard Cohen and Joni …  »

LUCY GUERIN INC

LUCY GUERIN INC

National Arts Centre, 1 Elgin Street, Ottawa

October 24, 2019 To October 26, 2019

613-947-7000

Price:$41

Lucy Guerin heads one of Australia’s most fearless dance companies, and her award-winning duet Split is one of her most celebrated; a sharp and elegant work …  »

Rob Lutes

Rob Lutes

National Arts Centre, 1 Elgin Street, Ottawa

October 24, 2019

613-947-7000

Price:$22

Since the release of his first album Gravity in 2000, Rob Lutes has steadily built a collection of exquisite songs that inhabit the intersection of blues, folk, Americana, …  »

Lua Shayenne Dance Company - Kira

Lua Shayenne Dance Company – Kira

Shenkman Arts Centre, 245 Centrum Boulevard, Ottawa

October 24, 2019

613-580-ARTS (2787)

Price:$21 to $38

Kira, The Path | La Voie celebrates humanity as one village, and its sacred bond to nature. This dance production features a dynamic cast of dancers and percussionists …  »

Louis-Philippe Robillard

Louis-Philippe Robillard

National Arts Centre, 1 Elgin Street, Ottawa

October 25, 2019

613-947-7000

Price: $17

The distance and beauty of the impossible. Geographical distance: the distance between us and others, and the distance between us and ourselves. The distance between the heart, …  »

Roméo et Juliette by Charles Gounod

Roméo et Juliette by Charles Gounod

Meridian Theatres @ Centrepointe, 101 Centrepointe Drive, Ottawa

October 25, 2019 To October 26, 2019

613-580-2700

Price:$25 to $85

Pellegrini Opera presents Roméo et Juliette, an opera in five acts, by Charles Gounod. Presented fully staged and costumed with chamber ensemble. Sung in French with …  »

Max Weinberg's Jukebox

Max Weinberg’s Jukebox

Meridian Theatres @ Centrepointe, 101 Centrepointe Drive, Ottawa

October 25, 2019

613-580-2700

Price:$20 to $182

“Mighty Max” Weinberg is the long-time drummer for Bruce Springsteen’s legendary E Street Band. In between his gigs with The Boss he was the house band …  »

Ottawa Senators vs. New York Islanders

Ottawa Senators vs. New York Islanders

Canadian Tire Centre, 1000 Palladium Drive, Ottawa

October 25, 2019

Price:$23.11 – $999

Ottawa Senators Home Game – National Hockey League  »

Martine St-Clair - Juste Des Hits

Martine St-Clair – Juste Des Hits

Theatre du Casino,1 Boulevard du Casino, Gatineau

October 25, 2019

Price:$40.4

Le public renouera avec une artiste au sommet de sa forme, qui chante l’amour comme elle seule sait le faire. Martine St-Clair vous fera découvrir …  »

Goodbye Honolulu - Halloween Party

Goodbye Honolulu – Halloween Party

27 York St., Ottawa

October 25, 2019

Price:$12.00

with No Hits Toronto’s Goodbye Honolulu might be one of the most well connected bands you haven’t heard…. yet. They’ve toured the USA twice …  »

Ottawa Roller Derby Halloween Disco

Ottawa Roller Derby Halloween Disco

Centre Multisport Gatineau, 211 Rue Montcalm, Gatineau

October 25, 2019

Price:$5 to $15

Looking for a fun Halloween event? Then come to Ottawa Roller Derby’s very spooooooky annual Halloween Roller Disco and boooooogie to some awesome tunes! Put on …  »

Jeff Kavanda Mbonda Music Tour 2019-2020

Jeff Kavanda Mbonda Music Tour 2019-2020

Shenkman Arts Centre, 245 Centrum Boulevard, Ottawa

October 25, 2019

613-580-ARTS (2787)

Price:no details

Congolese Francophone artist Jeff Kavanda and his group will be on tour in North America in 2019-2020. The group’s music with strong Afro-Cuban accents is inspired …  »

Zachary Lucky

Zachary Lucky

National Arts Centre, 1 Elgin Street, Ottawa

October 26, 2019

613-947-7000

Price:$19

Zachary Lucky is unapologetically old-school folk and country, armed with a husky baritone voice. He writes and sings of Canadian places and people as knowingly as he …  »

Messmer - Hypersensoriel

Messmer – Hypersensoriel

Shenkman Arts Centre, 245 Centrum Boulevard, Ottawa

October 26, 2019 To October 27, 2019

613-580-ARTS (2787)

Price:$21 to $53

Messmer le Fascinateur is one of the greatest references in hypnosis and magnetism around the world. Holding the world record for collective hypnosis and with more than …  »

The Mavericks' 30th Anniversary Tour

The Mavericks’ 30th Anniversary Tour

Meridian Theatres @ Centrepointe, 101 Centrepointe Drive, Ottawa

October 26, 2019

613-580-2700

Price:$85

In 2019, multi-platinum, Grammy-winning, rock ’n roll-country-Tejano phenomenon The Mavericks celebrate 30 years of entertaining millions of people around the world with a whirlwind of new activity. The Miami …  »

Nightmare on Kent Street

Nightmare on Kent Street

Montgomery Legion, 330 Kent Street, Ottawa

October 26, 2019

Price:$25

Join us Saturday, October 26th, for Ottawa’s most spine chilling party! Nightmare on Kent Street, presented by Alterna Savings and Vixens Victorious is a charity event …  »

Ottawa Senators vs. San Jose Sharks

Ottawa Senators vs. San Jose Sharks

Canadian Tire Centre, 1000 Palladium Drive, Ottawa

October 27, 2019

Price:$23.11 – $999

Ottawa Senators Home Game – National Hockey League HOW MUCH Tickets : $23.11 – $999 +charges How to get tickets? Buy Online Phone: 1-855-985-5500 In person at venue boxoffice and …  »

Dead Soft, Sparklesaurus

Dead Soft, Sparklesaurus

Live on Elgin, 220 Elgin St., Ottawa

October 28, 2019

Price:$10.00

Hailing from Vancouver BC, Dead Soft is a four-piece band pairing playful, melody-driven rock ‘n roll with high energy power-pop anthems. Or, as the band describes it: “…  »

Titus Andronicus

Titus Andronicus

The 27 Club, 27 York St., Ottawa

October 28, 2019

Price:$15.00

with Mal Blum. An Obelisk is the sixth album from Titus Andronicus, which finds the noted rock band under the stewardship of producer and legendary rocker Bob …  »

The Dead South

The Dead South

The Arena at TD Place, 1015 Bank St., Ottawa

October 29, 2019

Price:$35

with Elliott Brood. Try not to step on the chalk outlines when navigating through prairie pickers The Dead South’s catalogue. Over the course of two full-length …  »

TEAĊ DAṀSA | Michael Keegan-Dolan

TEAĊ DAṀSA | Michael Keegan-Dolan

National Arts Centre, 1 Elgin Street, Ottawa

October 30, 2019

613-947-7000

Price:$48 to $60

Swan Lake/Loch na hEala by Irish choreographer, writer and director Michael Keegan-Dolan, is a unique and transcending interpretation of one of the most famous classical ballets. …  »

Chooi Plays Tchaikovsky

Chooi Plays Tchaikovsky

National Arts Centre, 1 Elgin Street, Ottawa

October 30, 2019 To October 31, 2019

613-947-7000

Price:$31 to $114

In her North American debut, Finnish conductor Dalia Stasevska takes the NAC Orchestra through a night of exceptional music, beginning with Modest Mussorgsky’s delightfully sinister Night …  »

Celebrating the talent of Francophones aged 50+

Celebrating the talent of Francophones aged 50+

Shenkman Arts Centre, 245 Centrum Boulevard, Ottawa

October 31, 2019

613-580-ARTS (2787)

Price:$25

Celebrating the talent of Francophones aged 50+ Presented by: Fédération des aînées et aînés francophones du Canada Come cheer on amateur Francophone …  »

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