Museum's Christmas Market

The Holiday Season's long-awaited event!

Museum of History

From December 1 to 4, 2016 more than 90 exhibitors await you in the majestic Grand Hall of the Canadian Museum of History to showcase their delicious edibles and unique handmade creations. Cheeses, breads, candies, organic produce, artisanal spirits, handcrafted jewellery and amazing fashion accessories: the Christmas Market is a great place to do your holiday shopping in a festive and relaxed atmosphere. Don’t forget your wish list!

Open on Thursday and Friday from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., and on Saturday and Sunday from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.


The 2016 OVCC Christmas Market!

Place d'Orleans Mall

The OVCC - in collaboration with - welcome the Holiday Season with a celebration of the work of some of the best artists and artisans from across Ottawa, The Valley and The Outaouais. Our events are juried to ensure originality, quality, talent, and craftsmanship. The result: an exquisite collection of locally crafted gift items, fine art and artisan foods! Come visit us from 10 am to 4 pm daily in the former Bay Home Store location at the Place d'Orleans Mall!

Capital Pop Up!

Helping the Ottawa Therapy Dogs this holiday season!

Now in its 3rd year, Capital Pop Up! is officially settling into the neighbourhood where where the organizers had started their own artisan careers. The Glebe Community Centre is home to many great locally focused events and is located in a vibrant and diverse part of Ottawa. Visit the show and find handmade food items, clothing, toys, home décor, body products and vintage goods.


Shop local from the convenience of your home!

Your home

The OVCC (Ottawa Valley Crafts and Collectibles Guild) recently launched the "OVCC Marketplace", a Facebook page for the sale/auction of handmade artisan items produced exclusively by its members. Can't make it to their shows? No problem - you can now enjoy shopping locally handmade online - 24/7, year-round - from the convenience of your home. New items are listed on a daily basis so make sure to check often!

Tie The Knot

The Urban Wedding Show!

Don’t miss out on 2017’s contemporary Ottawa wedding show featuring the best and brightest exhibitors that specialize in all things wedding. From unique photo booths to innovative floral designs, Tie The Knot is all about today’s urban bride and groom!