A Sparks Street staple! PoutineFest, the greatest celebration of Canada’s most delicious dish in the heart of the Nation’s capital
Over 20 vendors and restaurants will be serving up Canadian’s favourite comfort food for four days on Sparks Street. Cheese curds, gravy, and exotic toppings and flavours from around the world will be use to create thousands of unique flavour combinations.
Plus! There will be entertainment all weekend long!
THE GREAT CANADIAN COOK OFF IS ON!
The original sticky social is back! Be a part of Ottawa RibFest on Sparks Street and leave no finger un-licked!
There’ll be 14 trucks from across North America serving up all kinds of saucy awesomeness. Watch celebrity and community judges scout and award the best ribs and chicken on the planet!
Admission is free, just pay what you eat. Plus, the patios will be open, the beverages flowing and entertainment and street performers will be out all day and night!
THE ORIGINAL STICKY SOCIAL IS BACK!
The 27th Ottawa International Buskerfest will play host to the biggest lineup of international street performers August 2-6!
Five full days, 150+ family friendly shows. It’s all happening on Sparks Street!
The 2018 Buskerfest line up features talent from the United States, Canada, Argentina, England and India
Exciting festival initiatives include:
New on-site interactive Aerial & Circus School
Incredible Multi-Performer Fire Show
Uproarious late night “Buskers & Burlesque” Show Spectacular Grand Finale
OTTAWA INTERNATIONAL BUSKER FESTIVAL
Back by popular demand, Sparks Street will partner with Capital Pop Up Cinema bringing a five night summer movie series to the Street!
Guests are welcome to bring their own chair, visit a Sparks Street shop for a snack, and the opportunity to buy popcorn.
Prizing can also be available both onsite and for those who share their visit with us on social!
Inflatable comfy couches are also on hand for a small rental fee
CAPITAL POP UP CINEMA
Living Statues on Sparks is the first of its kind in North America! Watch as world renowned "living statue" artists mime and captivate visitors while their feet never leave the ground!
You can get festive too with Balloon Artists, Face Painters, live music, merchant specials and more!