Formerly Lakeside Gardens, the Ron Kolbus-Lakeside Centre
is situated in west Ottawa’s historic Britannia Park, which provides a beautiful backdrop for your picture-perfect event. Located on 62 acres of picturesque parkland, the Ron Kolbus-Lakeside Centre has a 300-person capacity banquet hall, liquor-licensed patios, and small meeting rooms. Features such as a performance stage, lighting system, on-site technical staff, full bar and kitchen facilities and free parking, make it a popular venue for wedding receptions, reunions, recitals and cultural activities, fundraisers, corporate functions, conferences and trade shows. It also includes such unique amenities as a swimming beach and picnic area, Heritage Trolley Station and Gazebo picnic sites, play structures, a windsurfing launch site, and an open grass pier surrounded by an accessible pathway and boardwalk. Our helpful staff will ensure your next event is an unqualified success!