In 2017 Ottawa is set to shine as the city celebrates Canada's 150th birthday. Ottawa 2017 is planning and coordinating a full calendar of signature events that will complement and enhance the national 150th birthday celebrations. 2017 is poised to be the biggest Canada day celebrations ever!
Ottawa, Canada’s capital, a dynamic showcase city of more than one million people. Located in Ontario at the Quebec border, it’s a place where you’ll hear English and French spoken in the streets; where you can discover Canada’s proud heritage at impressive national sites and famous landmarks, including the Rideau Canal (a UNESCO World Heritage Site). It’s a city steeped in culture, with world-class museums and galleries displaying stunning national collections and special exhibitions from Canada and around the world. Learn More