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Community BBQ - Location for Rain or Shine

Free SPRING Community BBQ – Children’s Garden – Everyone Welcome

Come and enjoy the arrival of sunny days with your neighbours with a BBQ in Old Ottawa East. The event is free and for everyone, families are welcome! No need to register, simply show up at the Children’s Garden (Robert F. Legget Park, 321 Main Street)

The event is organized by the Atelier, in collaboration with the Community Activities Group (CAG) of Old Ottawa East.


3:00 pm – Interested in gardening? Come and learn how to grow vegetables with seeds with Agricola Cooperative Farm. You will be able to take your seeds at home and get home-grown veggies later on.
15h00 – La promenade de Jane – À la découverte d’Ottawa-Est. Accompagné.e de Michel Prévost, historien en patrimoine régional et ancien archiviste en chef de l’Université d’Ottawa, venez découvrir l’histoire méconnue et le riche patrimoine de la rue Main. Activité facilitée en français. Les places sont limitées, veuillez vous inscrire ici

4:30 pm – onwards – Bring your plates, forks and spoons, we’ll have free food (meat and veggie options)!

Food will be locally sourced from local shops in the neighbourhood.


We will have food from local businesses established in Old Ottawa East or the Glebe:

Glebe Meat Market– Hot-dogs (beef & pork) and hamburgers (beef)
Greens & Beans – Rice and Chicken (halal), falafels, hummus, salad, pita breads
Sula Wok – Fried rice, egg rolls and spring rolls
Green Door – A variety of salads (vegan, nut-free and gluten-free)

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Community BBQ - Location for Rain or Shine