There are many events and festivals celebrated around the city of Ottawa. Below is the month wise list of some of these events.
- December-January: In order to highlight the landmarks in Ottawa, Christmas Lights Across Canada is a popular festival which is celebrated in the city. Launched way back in 1985, major buildings are lit and the whole city gets into festive mode.
- February: In order to celebrate the capital’s famous northern climate, people of Ottawa come together for the iconic Winterlude. You can skate on the ice skating rink or participate in the ice sculpture competitions, if you visit Ottawa during this period.