Capital Ukrainian Festival
Український фестиваль столиці Канади
Le festival ukrainien de la capitale

  • July 19-21 2019 2019-07-19 18:00:00 2019-07-21 18:00:00 America/New_York Capital Ukrainian Festival Experience the life, joy and heritage of Ukrainian culture … vibrant music, delicious cuisine, refreshing drinks, stunning artwork, handmade crafts, informative displays … along the scenic banks of the Rideau Canal in the heart of Ottawa. Wish table mates "Smachnoho" (Bon appétit!) and toast friends "Na zdorovia!" (To your health!). Ottawa Capital Ukrainian Festival
  • Ottawa, Canada

What's On?

Friday July 19, 2019 5:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Saturday July 20, 2019 11:00 am – 11:00 pm
Sunday July 21, 2019 11:00 am – 6:00 pm

952 Green Valley Crescent Ottawa, Ontario

Singing, dancing and live music / Ukrainian food village and beer garden / Marketplace / Entertainment and nightlife / Cultural workshops and demonstrations / Church tours and sacred music choirs / Children’s activities

Ottawa's Capital Ukrainian Festival is an internationally recognized celebration of Ukrainian Arts and Culture that engages with the community in meaningful ways, enriches residents’ lives, and draws broad and diverse audiences to its annual celebration, ultimately making Ottawa the premiere Ukrainian festival destination.

“Ukrainians are famous for their entertainment party, fun and hospitality. Boy, have we got a lineup of party, dance, art, culture, and performance for you this year. Bet you can't attend just one show!”



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