Sugar Festival

A unique Sugar Festival, in the heart of Ottawa

Vanier’s Sugar Festival has been for a long the meeting point for lovers of Canadian traditions, music, arts, all sorts of competitions, and conviviality!

What: 35th edition of Vanier’s Sugar Festival
When: April 2-7, 2019
Where: 300 des Pères-Blancs Avenue

On the menu this year

 

Tuesday, April 2nd – 6:00pm at Excentricité Pavilion of La Cité | 801 Aviation pkwy

Soup Splash – competition for the best soup with maple products created by the best Restaurant Chefs from the Ottawa region – 25$/person including appetizer + 10 bowls of soup + taffy.

Beers bar with Dominion City Brewery co. + Wine bar

Free parking after 6:00pm

Jury’s Favorite 2019:

  1. Fraser Café
  2. L’Orée du bois
  3. Le St-Estèphe

Public’s Favorite 2019:

  1. L’Orée du bois
  2. Fraser Café
  3. Le St-Estèphe

Online reservation, please click HERE

Information or phone reservation: 613-842-9871 ext.4 or info@museoparc.ca

 

Wednesday April 3 and Thursday April 4

Days reserved for school groups

Booking

 

Friday, April 5 – 7:00pm – 9:00pm | Free entrance

Movie night with a Franco-Ontarian film Noël en boite (Christmas in a box | English subtitles) + discussion with Jocelyn Forgues – director and some of the film crew such as Michèle Vinet and Manon St-Jules.

 

Saturday, April 6 – 9:00am – 6:00pm | Free entrance

Breakfast: pancakes and sausages under the tent – 8$ adult/5$ child

 

9:30AM – START OF BREAKFAST SERVICE (PANCAKES + SAUSAGES)

MC DANIEL RICHEL

 9:45 – 10:00AM BEAR NATION first nations drums

10:00 – 10:30AM JEAN-MARC LALONDE & NICOLAS DOYON traditional and original canadian

10:30 – 11:00AM LOUIS-PHILIPPE ROBILLARD folk

11:00 – 11:30AM ALANNA STERLING folk pop

11:30AM – 12:00PM LES RATS D’SWOMPE traditional canadian

12:00 – 12:30PM HÉLOÏSE YELLE singer

12:30 – 12:45PM BEAR NATION first nations drums

1:00 – 1:30PM JEAN-MARC LALONDE & NICOLAS DOYON traditional and original canadian

1:30 – 2:00PM LOUIS-PHILIPPE ROBILLARD folk

2:00 – 2:30PM ALANNA STERLING folk pop

2:30 – 3:00PM LES RATS D’SWOMPE traditional canadian

3:00PM – END OF BREAKFAST SERVICE

3:00 – 3:30PM HÉLOÏSE YELLE singer

3:30 – 3:45PM BEAR NATION first nations drums

3:45 – 4:15PM GABRIEL CYR singer-songwriter

4:15 – 4:45PM JAMIE ANDERSON folk

4:45 – 5:15PM IVAN R&B/Soul

5:15 – 5:45PM LES RATS D’SWOMPE traditional canadian

 

+   singers, storytellers, taffy on snow, sled dogs, native village, indoor children’s space, bouncy castle, craft fair

and many more suprises

 

Sunday, April 7 – 9:00am – 3:00pm | Free entrance

Brunch: traditional breakfast under the tent – 15$ adult/ 7$ child

 

9:30AM – START OF BREAKFAST SERVICE (TRADITIONAL)

MC DANIEL RICHER

  9:45 – 10:00AM BEAR NATION first nations drums           

10:00 – 10:30AM JEAN-MARC LALONDE & NICOLAS DOYON traditional and original canadian

10:30 – 11:00AM ALANNA STERLING folk pop  

11:00 – 11:30AM IVAN R&B/Soul

11:30AM – 12:00PM HÉLOÏSE YELLE singer

12:00 – 12:15PM BEAR NATION first nations drums   

12:15 – 1:00PM LES RATS D’SWOMPE traditional canadian

1:15 – 3:00PM LUMBERJACK CONTEST

 

+   singers, storytellers, taffy on snow, sled dogs, native village, indoor children’s space, bouncy castle, craft fair

and many more suprises

 

Put on your tuque and come sweeten your day with us! Entrance to the Festival grounds and shows is free open to everyone.

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