We are an inclusive, family-focused and volunteer-driven celebration of folk music that takes place early every April just as winter is giving way to spring.We are especially proud of being inclusive by involving people of all abilities in our event.Take a look at this video snapshot of the 2016 Ottawa Grassroots Festival, shot & edited by Chad Kirvan. This was the 5th edition of the festival, and our first time in our new location at Southminster United Church, in Old Ottawa South beside the historic Rideau Canal. The video helps explain why so many volunteers, sponsors, artists and community partners get involved every year!
The Ottawa Grassroots Festival (OGF) is pleased to confirm that multi-award winning folk rockers, Digging Roots, will headline Saturday night (April 27) at the festival in Old Ottawa South. The event will take place April 25-28, 2019 at The Southminster … Continue reading →
English Version here… Le 18 octobre 2018 – Le Festival Grassroots d’Ottawa (OGF) a le plaisir de confirmer qu’Ian Tamblyn, auteur-compositeur-interprète et lauréat du Prix Juno, sera en tête d’affiche vendredi soir (le 26 avril) au festival de Vieil Ottawa-Sud. … Continue reading →