Things to do in Ottawa this Weekend – Sept 19th-22nd!

September 20, 2019

  • The Light Rail Transit system is now up and running! Use the new Confederation Line between Tunney’s Pasture and Blair station to travel through Ottawa – including a stop at the Ottawa VIA Rail Station.
  • Stop by Sparks Street to check out Impulse, an interactive art piece including light, sound, and seesaws daily until the beginning of October! FREE!
  • Cheer on the Ottawa Senators as they play a pre-season game against the Montréal Canadiens this Saturday, September 21 at the Canadian Tire Centre!
  • Spooky fun is just around the corner at Saunders Farm! Whether it’s FrightFest (nighttime) or Haunting Season (daytime), there’s something for all ages to enjoy starting Saturday, September 21 and continuing until Halloween on Fridays through Sundays.
  • Take part in classic fall fun at the Richmond Fair this Thursday, September 19 to Sunday, September 22 in Richmond Ontario.
  • Enjoy traditional German fall fun at Beau’s Oktoberfest, just an hour east of Ottawa in Vankleek Hill! On Friday, September 20 and Saturday, September 21, enjoy great live music, lots of craft beer, Bavarian-inspired local food, and much more at the annual celebration of beer.
  • Try great artisanal cheeses this Saturday, September 21 at Canada’s Coolest Curds – Ottawa’s Artisan Cheese Festival at the Canada Agriculture and Food Museum.
  • Explore the trendy Wellington West neighbourhood this Saturday, September 21 at the Taste of Wellington Westevent! You’ll find tons of free samples, demonstrations, sales, and more. FREE!
  • Learn about horses at Wesley Clover Parks and Campground this Saturday, September 21 at the Fall Horse Festival! See a variety of horses, including the RCMP Musical Ride.
  • Head to Lansdowne this Saturday, September 21 to cheer on the Ottawa REDBLACKS and on Sunday, September 22 to cheer on the Ottawa Fury FC!
  • The Canada Army Run kicks off from a brand new location at the Canadian War Museum this Sunday, September 22 to support the Canadian Armed Forces.
  • Comic book lovers will flock to the Ottawa Marriott Hotel this Sunday, September 22 for the Capital Comic Book Convention!