Children’s Event | Italian Stamp Art

McNabb Recreation Centre 180 Percy St, Ottawa, ON, Canada

Do your kids enjoy arts and crafts? Then you won’t want to miss our Italian Stamp Art event for kids!

Free

Lunchtime Series | Art Exhibition

Orange Art Gallery 290 City Centre Ave, Ottawa, ON, Canada

Meet some of Ottawa's most talented artists in person at Orange Art Gallery!

Free

Masterclass | Wines of Piedmont

Sala San Marco Event & Conference Centre 215 Preston Street, Ottawa, ON K1R 7R1, Ottawa, ON, CA

Experience the Piedmont region through the eyes of renowned sommelier Veronique Rivest and increase your knowledge of Italian wines!

$92

Picnic all’Italiana

Ev Tremblay Park 108 Beech Street, Ottawa, ON K1S 3J8, Ottawa, ON, CA

Join us to experience a true Picnic all’Italiana – picnic Italian style. Bring your blankets, and your appetites for this al fresco dining experience. Plus we'll have a mask-making workshop for the kids!

$15

Film Screening | Legacy

Virtual

We are thrilled to bring you back into the world of the Testa family in Vittorio Rossi's newest film, Legacy. Look in on the family again in this intense sequel as they deal with betrayal.

Free

Mercato di Preston Street

Preston Street & Louisa Street West Ottawa, ON, Canada

Featuring local Ottawa artisans, our Mercato di Preston St is inspired by the street markets of Rome or Florence!

Free

Fonte d’Amore Registration

St. Anthony of Padua 427 Booth Street, Ottawa, ON K1R 7K8, Ottawa, ON, CA

Fonte d’Amore is an Italian cultural dance group that proudly celebrates Italian heritage. Welcome to the world of traditional Italian Folk dance. Fonte d’Amore is an Italian cultural dance ensemble […]

50/50 Raffle

Enter for your chance to win 50% of gross ticket sales!

Flag Raising Ceremony

Ottawa City Hall 110 Laurier Ave W, Ottawa, ON, Canada

Join us in celebrating the launch of Ottawa Italian Festival with a flag-raising ceremony at City Hall. Mayor Mark Sutcliffe will make a proclamation, and we’ll raise the Italian Week Ottawa Flag!

Free

Walking Tour of Little Italy

Piazza Dante Park 470 Booth Street, Ottawa, ON K1R 7N3, Ottawa, ON, CA

Discover the hidden history of Corso Italia, Ottawa's Little Italy, and embark on a journey through Ottawa’s vibrant Italian-Canadian history, culture, and community!

Free

Feast of St. Anthony Mass and Procession

St. Anthony of Padua Church 427 Booth St, Ottawa, ON, Canada

Join this annual event to celebrate the Feast of St. Anthony which includes an outdoor mass on the steps of St. Anthony’s Church, followed by a procession.

Free

Walking Tour of Little Italy

Piazza Dante Park 470 Booth Street, Ottawa, ON K1R 7N3, Ottawa, ON, CA

Discover the hidden history of Corso Italia, Ottawa's Little Italy, and embark on a journey through Ottawa’s vibrant Italian-Canadian history, culture, and community!

Free

Children’s Event: Italian Mosaics

Tom Brown Arena 141 Bayview Station Rd, Ottawa, ON

Hands-on exploration of Italian culture through art, imagination, and fun! Children will love learning how to craft their very own mosaics.

Free

Meet Me in Little Italy Masterclass: All About Coffee and Espresso Making

Sala San Marco Event & Conference Centre 215 Preston Street, Ottawa

Calling all coffee enthusiasts…join Pietro Comino in this unique masterclass to deepen your understanding of coffee's cultural significance, explore coffee varieties, debunk myths, and learn the art of espresso making.

GRAND FINALE WEEKEND

Corso Italia (Preston Street)

Ottawa Italian Festival's Grand Finale Weekend includes comedy, music, performances, and more. Grand Finale Weekend is put on in partnership with the Preston Street BIA. 

Free

Sala San Marco Presents: Disco Inferno

Sala San Marco Event & Conference Centre 215 Preston Street, Ottawa

Get ready to boogie the night away at the hottest disco party in town at the fabulous Sala San Marco Event & Conference Centre.

$25