Events

Events


Feb
22
Mon
2016
2016 RBC Bluesfest
Feb 22 @ 09:14:00 PM – 10:14:00 PM

RBC Ottawa Bluesfest is back at Lebreton Flats for 2016! Headliners this year includes Duran Duran, Sam Hunt, Brad Paisley, Nelly, The Red Hot Chilli Peppers Billy Idol, The Cult, John Fogerty and much more!

 

THE 2016 LINE-UP: Red Hot Chili Peppers, Nelly, Duran Duran, Billy Idol, Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds, The Lumineers, The Cult, John Fogerty, Thomas Rhett,  Brad Paisley, Alessia Cara, Sam Hunt, AWOLNATION, The Monkees, Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals, City and Colour, Bryan Ferry, Amos The Transparent,  BradJoe Jackson, Schoolboy Q, The Head and The Heart, Peter Bjorn and John, Son Little, Boy & Bear, David Gogo, Tyler Kealey, Suits n Toques, The Tallest Man On Earth, Tal Wilkenfeld, Pandaléon, Fire Antlers, Harrison “Sweet Taste” Kennedy, Earl Sweatshirt, The London Souls, Brandi Carlile, Archer, Jeff Ross, Jill Zmud, Amanda Rheaume, Madeon, Debauche, Yukon Blonde, Archer, Wild Child, San Fermin, The Jimmy Tri-Tone Band, Gingkoa, Grand River Ramblers, STEAMERS , The Decemberists, Half Moon Run, XXYYXX, Pierre Kwenders, Craig Cardiff, Tribute to Jack Bruce, Carlo, PUP, Freddie Gibbs, Lindsey Stirling, The Jesse Greene Band, The Paul DesLauriers Band, Cashtro Crosby and DJ Mes, Zeds Dead, Lindsay Ferguson, Training Season, Jack de Keyzer The Chocolate Hot Pockets, Future, Wolf Parade, Nelly, DZ Deathrays, Holy F*ck, Cashmere Cat, The Paper Kites, Paul James, Pith and The Parenchymas, The Wicked Mercy, Brothers Dube, Danny Albert, Just Poets, , Bombino, Brock Zeman, Barry and the Blasters, Monday I Retire

 

 

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Jul
7
Thu
2016
RBC Bluesfest 2016
Jul 7 @ 04:00:00 PM – Jul 17 @ 11:00:00 PM
RBC Bluesfest 2016

RBC Bluesfest is back at Lebreton Flats for 2016! Headliners this year includes The Red Hot Chilli Peppers, Duran Duran, Billy Idol, The Cult, John Fogerty, The Monkees, Sam Hunt, Brad Paisley and much more!

THE 2016 LINE-UP: Red Hot Chili Peppers, Nelly, Duran Duran, Billy Idol, Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds, The Lumineers, The Cult, John Fogerty, Thomas Rhett,  Brad Paisley, Alessia Cara, Sam Hunt, AWOLNATION, The Monkees, Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals, City and Colour, Bryan Ferry, Amos The Transparent,  BradJoe Jackson, Schoolboy Q, The Head and The Heart, Peter Bjorn and John, Son Little, Boy & Bear, David Gogo, Tyler Kealey, Suits n Toques, The Tallest Man On Earth, Tal Wilkenfeld, Pandaléon, Fire Antlers, Harrison “Sweet Taste” Kennedy, Earl Sweatshirt, The London Souls,  Archer, Jeff Ross, Jill Zmud, Amanda Rheaume, Madeon, Debauche, Yukon Blonde, Archer, Wild Child, San Fermin, The Jimmy Tri-Tone Band, Gingkoa, Grand River Ramblers, STEAMERS , The Decemberists, Half Moon Run, XXYYXX, Pierre Kwenders, Craig Cardiff, Tribute to Jack Bruce, Carlo, PUP,  Lindsey Stirling, The Jesse Greene Band, The Paul DesLauriers Band, Cashtro Crosby and DJ Mes, Zeds Dead, Lindsay Ferguson, Training Season, Jack de Keyzer The Chocolate Hot Pockets, Future, Wolf Parade, Nelly, DZ Deathrays, Holy F*ck, Cashmere Cat, The Paper Kites, Paul James, Pith and The Parenchymas, The Wicked Mercy, Brothers Dube, Danny Albert, Just Poets, , Bombino, Brock Zeman, Barry and the Blasters, Monday I Retire

Purchase full festival passes: Go to www.ottawabluesfest.ca.

Apr
7
Fri
2017
Harlem Globetrotters @ Canadian Tire Centre
Apr 7 @ 07:00:00 PM – 09:00:00 PM
Harlem Globetrotters @ Canadian Tire Centre | Ottawa | Ontario | Canada

The world famous Harlem Globetrotters, featuring some of the most electrifying athletes on the planet, will bring their spectacular show to the Canadian Tire Centre on Friday, April 7 at 7 p.m. during their 2017 World Tour!

During their 2017 World Tour, the famed team will feature a star-studded roster that includes Big Easy Lofton, Ant Atkinson, Hi-Lite Bruton, Thunder Law, Bull Bullard and Cheese Chisholm – plus female stars TNT Lister and Ace Jackson*– the Globetrotters’ one-of-a-kind show is unrivaled in the world of family entertainment. Every game will showcase incredible ball handling wizardry, rim-rattling dunks, trick shots, hilarious comedy and unequaled fan interaction.

Tickets can be purchased by visiting www.Ticketmaster.ca, www.canadiantirecentre.com, by phone at 1-877-788-FANS; in person at each of the 10 participating Canadian Tire stores in Ottawa as well as the store in Perth, The Sens Store at Carlingwood Mall and Place d’Orléans, two participating HMV stores in Ottawa as well as the store in Kingston, Algonquin Colle ge, Superior Photo and at the Canadian Tire Centre box office. Information on group and scout tickets can also be found at harlemglobetrotters.com.

Tickets are $16, $22, $32, $42, $55, $68, $82 and $130; reserved seating (plus CRF and service charges).

Want to win tickets? Listen to Ottawa Today with Mark Sutcliffe March 27th – 31st from 9:00am-1:00pm for your chance to win!

Jul
6
Thu
2017
RBC Bluesfest 2017 @ Lebreton Flats
Jul 6 @ 07:01:00 PM – Jul 16 @ 11:00:00 PM

RBC Bluesfest returns to Ottawa July 6-16, 2017 at Lebrton Flats!

THE 2017 LINE-UP: Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, Muse, P!nk, Flume,  Sam Roberts Band, Gary Clark Jr., Melissa Etheridge, LIVE, Death From Above 1979, July Talk, Matt Andersen, Peter Wolf, Toby Keith, Jake Owen, Justin Moore, High Valley, Gord Bamford, Madeline Merlo,  Muse, Melissa Etheridge, Tegan and Sara, Brandi Carlile and more!

  • To purchase Full Festival Passes during the Presale: Go to www.ottawabluesfest.ca. Presale runs Thursday, February 23, 2017 from 10:00am-11:59pm (Or while quantities last).
  • Regular on-sale, including ALL types of festival passes on sale Friday, February 24, 2017 at 10:00am

 

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Jul
5
Thu
2018
RBC Bluesfest 2018 @ Lebreton Flats
Jul 5 @ 05:00:00 PM – Jul 15 @ 10:30:00 PM
RBC Bluesfest 2018 @ Lebreton Flats

RBC Bluesfest returns to the nations Capital July 5-15, 2018 at Lebreton Flats with The Foo Fighters, Shawn Mendes, Colin James, Bryan Adams, Hanson and more!

Ticket Information:

  • On-sale date(s) include 1-Day Presale Thursday, February 15 at 10 a.m. (Ends at midnight.)
  • Presale tickets
    • U19 Full Festival Wristband *Under 19 – Non-Transferrable* starting at $109 + HST.
    • U25 Full Festival Wristband: *Under 25 – Non-Transferrable* starting at $139 + HST. This new pass is to accommodate patrons who made our youth pass successful over the past few years and are now transitioning into adulthood.
  • Adult Full Festival Pass: starting at $209 + HST
  • Acura VIP Club Full Festival Pass: starting at $605 + HST

 

FULL FESTIVAL LINE-UP INCLUDES: Foo Fighters; Dave Matthews Band; Shawn Mendes; Bryan Adams; Beck; Rae Sremmurd; Sturgill Simpson; Rise Against; Brett Eldredge; Three Days Grace; Jethro Tull; Zeds Dead; Jessie Reyez; The War On Drugs; Courtney Barnett; BROCKHAMPTON; Chromeo; Colin James; St. Paul & The Broken Bones; Shaggy; Oh Wonder; Ghostface Killah; Lighthouse; Passenger; Machine Gun Kelly; Naughty By Nature; The Strumbellas; M. Ward; Greta Van Fleet; Keys N Krates; Grandtheft; Yaeji; Hanson; Benjamin Booker; Noname; Dear Rouge; Kimbra; Kodie Shane; Lauv; Beth Hart; The Spencer Lee Band; Chelsea Cutler; Nick Lowe with Los Straitjackets; Larkin Poe; RL Boyce; The Julian Taylor Band; Fortunate Ones; Jupiter & Okwess; Andrew “Jr. Boy” Jones; Molly Tuttle; The Suitcase Junket; Sweet Crude; John Németh; Hat Fitz & Cara; Steve Hill; The Texas Horns; The Split; MonkeyJunk; Red Young; Liza Anne; Mr. Sipp; Bob Log III; A.J. Croce; The Lachy Doley Group; Anthony Geraci; Brandon Santini; Vanessa Collier; TJ Wheeler; Alanna Sterling & The Silvers; Amos the Transparent; Andrew Cassara; Andrew Waines; Animal Confession; Aspects & Rita Carter; Black Iri$h; Brock Zeman; Catriona Sturton; City Fidelia; Cody Coyote; Graven; Her Harbour; Hevve; Joe McDonald & the Walkin’ Hawks; JW-Jones; Kimberly Sunstrum; Krystal Jyl and the Jacks; leMeow; Lyle Odjick & The Northern Steam; Morris Ogbowu; Okies; Ray Montford Group; River City Junction; Stone Age Man; TAPAS; Tara Shannon; The Angelina Hunter Trio; The Bank Street Bonbons; The PepTides; The Town Cryers; and Vicki Brittle  . . . with more to be announced in the weeks ahead.

  

“It’s always challenging to put together a diverse yet compelling line-up, year in and year out, but this year we’ve definitely hit on some great names from a lot of different genres” says the festival’s executive and artistic director, Mark Monahan. “Since we’ve been stuck in quite a deep freeze this winter, I’m really looking forward to our summertime celebration of great music with the greatest music fans in the world.”

 

RBC Bluesfest runs from July 5 to 15. The festival site at LeBreton Flats Park offers a wide variety of food and merchandise concessions and is fully licensed.  Check the website for more to come in the weeks ahead.