Getting Here

Coming to Capital Ukrainian Festival?
Let's make it easy. Just head over to 952 Green Valley Cres. Ottawa, ON

By Air

Conveniently located a short distance south of Ottawa’s city centre, the Ottawa International Airport is connected to the world, making it easy to arrive from almost every departure point.

By Bus

Greyhound Bus Lines connects Ottawa to many Canadian and U.S. cities. Ottawa Central Station is centrally located in downtown Ottawa.

By Train

VIA Rail operates Canada’s vast coast­-to-­coast passenger rail service. A scenic train ride will bring you in comfort to Ottawa.


By Car

Ottawa is easily accessible by all major Canadian highways and autoroutes. The Trans­-Canada Highway spans the country from coast-to-coast, and passes through the heart of the city as a multi­-lane roadway.



The Ottawa Capital Ukrainian Festival is being held at the St John the Baptist Ukrainian Shrine grounds. Head over to:

952 Green Valley Cres. Ottawa, ON

The Shrine is located just North of the intersection of Heron Road & Prince of Wales Drive.

OC Transpo

Ottawa has an excellent public transit system and some of the world’s most beautiful bicycle paths ­ consider leaving your car at home!

OC Transpo provides rapid, comfortable service around Ottawa. We recommend the handy online travel planner to map your route to our festival sites.

Arrive using either Bus #111 or Bus #88 (direction Kanata) from Hurdman Station. Para Transpo: 952 Green Valley Cres. Ottawa, ON

St. John the Baptist Ukrainian Catholic Shrine

Ukrainian Catholic Shrine
952 Green Valley Cres.


If you drive to the festival, we have saved a spot for your vehicle in designated lots near the festival site. Consider carpooling with your friends!

Free Parking

Free Parking is available adjacent to the festival grounds accessed through Prince of Wales Drive ­- just follow the signs!

Off-site Parking

Off­-site Free parking is available at St Pius X High School, 1481 Fisher Avenue, approximately 2kms away. A shuttle bus will run every 1⁄2 hour to and from the Festival grounds.

Paid Parking

Paid Parking (Max $7.25) is available at Vincent Massey Park. The park is walking distance to the Festival grounds (approximately 600M). Please note: this lot closes at 10:00pm.

Paid Parking is also available at lot 64 (adjacent to Vincent Massey Park Parking); cost is $3.00.



We’ve set aside rooms for you at Best Western Plus Ottawa City Centre hotel. Be sure to mention that you’re attending the Capital Ukrainian Festival.

Best Western Plus Ottawa City Centre

This straightforward city centre hotel is 4.8 km from the Canadian War Museum and 6.5 km from the Rideau Canal historic site and park.

All of the informal rooms offer air­conditioning, free WiFi, flat­screen TVs, desks, as well as mini­ fridges, microwaves and coffee making facilities. Suites add pull­out sofas, separate living areas and whirlpool tubs.

There’s a gourmet restaurant and a full bar, as well as a seasonal outdoor pool, a whirlpool tub and a fitness centre. Other amenities include free parking, plus a business centre, meeting rooms and on­site laundry.