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Mayor's 17th Annual Christmas Celebration

Mayor’s 17th Annual Christmas Celebration

Ottawa City Hall, 110 Laurier Avenue West

Saturday, December 9th, 2017
2:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Celebrate the season in the fresh outdoors on Marion Dewar Plaza roasting marshmallows, singing Christmas songs around camp fires, ice skating on the Sens Rink of Dreams and enjoying BeaverTails and live entertainment, including LGS. Santa and Mrs. Claus will arrive from the North Pole and will be housed in their very own outdoor cabin. Enjoy horse-drawn wagon rides on the downtown streets surrounding City Hall and inside, make a craft in Santa’s Workshop, enjoy hot chocolate, cookies, entertainment and indulge in fresh fruit from Orleans Fresh Fruit.

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.

Ottawa Food Bank Logo

Dress warmly as most activities will take place outdoors.

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 Logo

Hydro Ottawa Logo

Mattamy Homes Logo

Phoenix Homes Logo

Telus Logo

Tomlinson Logo


Emond Harnden LLP
Richcraft Group of Companies


4 Office Automation
Arnon Corporation
Baird & Associates
B&T MacFarlane Limited
Coco Group
Decisive Technologies Inc.
District Realty Corporation
The Great West Life Assurance Company
K + S Windsor Salt Ltd.
McIntosh Perry Consulting Engineers Ltd
Mindwire Systems Ltd.
Urbandale Corporation
Robert Excavating Ltd.
Valecraft Homes Ltd.


Jewel 98.5
Metroland Media

Thank you to our In-Kind Sponsors

BeaverTails Logo

J&M Harvery Logo

Scholastic Logo

Café 111
Orleans Fresh Fruit