Bell Media Weekenders

Bell Media Weekenders

The Bell Media Weekenders!

Experience Ottawa/Gatineau like never before…with The Bell Media Weekenders!

From family adventures… to date nights…  The National Capital Region always has something for everyone to see and do… and Bell Media Weekenders have the inside scoop on the biggest and best events.

For your year-long guide to what’s happening, catch the Bell Media Weekenders, every Thursday to Sunday on CTV News!


WEEKEND of JUNE 22nd-24th:

FRIDAY-SATURDAY:

1. Wesley Clover Parks hosting Ottawa Welcome horse show for FREE

FRIDAY-SUNDAY:

1. Ottawa Ribfest on Sparks street with ribbers from Canada and the USA, live entertainment and other food options like corn, pototoes and donuts. #OTTRibfest

2. Summer Solstice Indigenous Festival at Vincent Massey Park with live music on stage, food vendors and art vendors, family fun zone with activities, all for FREE

FRIDAY:

1. Ottawa Senators Draft Party at Canadian Tire centre with virtual reality games, tour of locker room and player gym, meet Ottawa Senators players, enjoy food and drinks, live TSN 1200 broadcast and live showing of NHL draft, all for FREE

SATURDAY:

1. Annual CHEO Teddy Bears' Picnic at Rideau Hall. Fun filled day starting with FREE celebrity breakfast from 8am-10:30am, then Bear Ambulatory Surgical Hospital to give your bear a check up, and carnival games with live musical entertainment, all for FREE

2. Indigenous Day Live at Vincent Massey Park, concert across Canada performed all day long for FREE in the park to celebrate

3. Mosaic Culture opening day at Jacques Cartier Park with 45 floral masterpieces from over 5.5 million flowers. Costs $20 per person, or a season pass is $40

4. Brewery Market in Hintonburg park, bring your lawn chair or blanket and enjoy over 7 different craft breweries alongside food trucks and all proceeds going to help the parkdale food centre from 12pm-8pm with splash pad and playground for kids

SUNDAY:

1. Changing of the Guard ceremony at Parliament Hill, starting this Sunday at 10am, get there at 9:45 to get a good view

2. Watson's Mill hosting an Ice Cream Lawn Social from 1pm-3pm $6 for kids and $12 for adults

MONDAY:

1. Shania Twain is coming to the Canadian Tire Centre for her NOW tour, tickets still available at ticketmaster