Join us for the Rideau Canal Festival August 3 - August 6, 2012

Now in its fifth year, the Rideau Canal Festival is a true celebration of Ottawa’s UNESCO World Heritage Site!

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This year’s festival will celebrate the Rideau Canal’s 180th Anniversary with the biggest floating Birthday Party Ottawa’s ever seen. The party will also honour the 5th Anniversary of the UNESCO World Heritage designation of this monumental early 19th-century engineering wonder.

The Party runs from August 3rd to 6th, and will be filled with heritage and birthday activities for the whole family.

Stay tuned for updates and we look forward to welcoming you to the Rideau Canal’s Birthday Party.

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