Mayor’s 16th Annual Christmas Celebration

Ottawa City Hall, 110 Laurier Avenue West

Saturday, December 3th, 2016

2:00 - 6:00 p.m.

This fun-filled celebration will include ice skating on the Sens Rink of Dreams, hot chocolate and BeaverTails, roasting marshmallows, maple taffy on snow and horse-drawn wagon rides on Marion Dewar Plaza. Inside City Hall, meet Santa and Mrs. Claus, make a craft in Santa’s Workshop, enjoy live performances and indulge in chocolate treats from Lindt and fresh fruit from Farm Boy.

Santa’s Theatre Schedule:

2:10 p.m. – 2:40 p.m.  Mickey’s Christmas Carol
2:50 p.m. – 3:20 p.m.  L’ÉRE DE GLACE – UN NOËL PRÉHISTORIQUE
3:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.  Shrek the Halls
4:10 p.m. – 4:40 p.m.  Frosty the Snowman
4:50 p.m. – 5:20 p.m.  Merry Madagascar
5:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.  Le Noël de Mickey

Jean Pigott Place

2:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.  Brad the Balloon Guy - Roaming
2:15 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.  Ottawa Children's Choir
2:15 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.  Santa's Elves
2:55 p.m. – 3:25 p.m.  Eric LeClerc Magician 
3:35 p.m. – 4:05 p.m.  Louis Mercier ~ Habitant Voyageur
4:15 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.  Zip-E the Elf
4:55 p.m. – 5:25 p.m.  Baseline Station Quartet
5:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Santa’s Elves       

To help those in need and to share in the spirit of the holiday season, admission to this sponsored event is a non-perishable food donation to the Ottawa Food Bank.

OC Transpo will offer free bus rides on all routes to and from City Hall from 1:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. to children 11 years and under, when accompanied by a fare-paying adult.

Thank you to our sponsors


Canadian Tire
Hydro Ottawa
Mattamy Homes Ltd.
Phoenix Homes
RailTerm Inc.
Tomlinson Group of Companies


EllisDon Corp.
Richcraft Group of Companies


4 Office Automation
Arnon Corporation
Baird & Associates
Cascades Recovery Inc.
Decisive Technologies Inc.
District Realty Corporation
The Great West Life Assurance Company
K+S Windsor Salt Ltd. / K&S Windsor Ltée.
McIntosh Perry Consulting Engineers Ltd.
Valecraft Homes Ltd.


Jewel 98.5
Le Droit
Metroland Media

Thank you to our In-kind sponsors

Café 111
Farm Boy
Muséoparc Vanier Museopark
Ottawa Paramedic Service
OC Transpo