Ottawa is the best place in Canada to celebrate the nation's birthday on July 1. Huge crowds watch concerts and fireworks crackling and booming above the Parliament Buildings.
Canada's largest gem festival takes place in the small town of Bancroft, nestled in the York River Valley on the southern edge of the Canadian Shield. The town is well known for its mineral-rich soils and during the…
Three frosty weeks in early February celebrate Ottawa's winter, centering on the frozen canal, Confederation Park and Parc Jacques Cartier. Awe-inspiring ice sculptures abound, as well as the world's largest skating…
One of the world's biggest blues festivals brings in the big names for 10 days of memorable concerts in mid-July.
A giant volleyball tournament and rock festival in mid-July to raise money for local charities.
A week's worth of rainbow celebrations culminating in a rowdy parade in mid-August.
All-star musicians gather for a four-day jam session in August.
Four days of tomfoolery in July.