Mayor Jim Watson will host the Mayor’s 15th Annual Christmas Celebration on Saturday, December 5 at Ottawa City Hall in support of the Ottawa Food Bank.
Date: Saturday, December 5
Time: 2 to 6 p.m.
Location: Ottawa City Hall, 110 Laurier Avenue West
Admission: a non-perishable food donation to the Ottawa Food Bank
Families are invited to join the fun at this eagerly anticipated event, celebrating Christmas in a wonderful winter setting. Fun-filled outdoor activities will include ice skating on the Sens Rink of Dreams, as well as horse-drawn wagon rides on Marion Dewar Plaza, with plenty of hot chocolate, BeaverTails and roasted marshmallows.
Indoors, City Hall will be transformed into a wonderland. Kids will be excited to meet Santa and Mrs. Claus and make a craft in Santa’s workshop. Live performances will be part of the fun as families enjoy special treats from Farm Boy, Lindt and the Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory.
The Mayor’s Annual Christmas Celebration is made possible by the generosity of the many corporate sponsors. In the spirit of giving and to help those in need, admission to this sponsored event is a non-perishable food donation to the Ottawa Food Bank.
OC Transpo will offer free bus rides on all routes to and from City Hall from 1:30 to 6:30 p.m. to children 11 years and under when accompanied by a fare-paying adult.