Shaw Centre

55 Colonel By Drive Ottawa, ON
Max Capacity: 6000 people
Shaw Centre is an architectural icon in the heart of downtown Ottawa, Canada’s capital. With 192,000 square feet of state-of-the-art meeting space, it is ideal for conventions, meeting, trade and consumer shows, galas, receptions, banquets and entertainment. Within walking distance of national sights, historic landmarks and 6,000 hotel rooms, the Shaw Centre is an easy 20-minute commute from the Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier International Airport. Ottawa’s character, national treasures, natural beauty, exciting night life and relaxed urban vibe will be sure to attract and appeal to your guests. Shaw Centre’s modern, minimalist design combines form, function and flexibility, from our expansive, pillar-free Canada Hall to our more modest meeting rooms. Share your vision; watch us bring it to life!
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 7748
  • Total Meeting Room Space (Square Meters): 19,428.6
Merrickville, ON  
Capacity: 200
Located in the heart of beautiful Merrickville, overlooking the historic Rideau Waterway, the Baldachin Inn is your ultimate destination for casual visits or special events. Specializing in banquets, weddings, meetings, conferences and receptions, the Baldachin Ballroom offers a wide variety of services and appointments in 6000 sq.ft. of understated elegance. Contact us to arrange for your next Merrickville function, whether it is for a quiet family get together, corporate function, asles meeting, conference or workshop.
Ottawa, ON  
Capacity: 300
$50-$85 per person
Ottawa's premium rural chic wedding ceremony and reception halls that boasts a new $200,000 LED customizable lighting system and a complete stage. 5,000 square feet of exterior patios allow you to have a wedding and reception at the same venue. Conveniently located just off the 416 near beautiful Manotick and under 20 minutes from Kanata and the airport makes Century Weddings and Events ideal for your dream wedding reception for up to 300 guests.
Ottawa, ON  
Capacity: 440
LAGO Bar|Grill|View is an open concept restaurant located in the heart of Ottawa's scenic Dows Lake Pavilion along the Rideau Canal. LAGO seats 250 in the main restaurant with 175 additional seats on the patio. LAGO also boasts the Vista Room, a premium venue featuring panoramic views of Dows Lake and Queen Juliana Park. The Vista Room is ideal for weddings, corporate events, off-site meetings, media launches and holiday parties. In addition to a 140-seat dining area, the Vista Room can accommodate 210 people for cocktails and boasts a 70-seat patio. Complete audio-visual capabilities with Disc Jockey set up and LED lit dance floor are available. Offering breathtaking views, delectable cuisine and live entertainment, LAGO is one of Ottawa's premiere venues for dining and special events.
Cantley, QC  
Capacity: 100
La Grange de la Gatineau is a magnificent log building, originally built as a pioneer barn in 1819. Today it is a welcoming event centre, overlooking the Gatineau River and surrounded by gardens and forest in a secluded setting just 20 minutes from Ottawa/Gatineau. It offers excellent service and fine cuisine in a historic décor, for weddings, meetings, retreats, celebrations and concerts. The Great Hall is an awe-inspiring cathedral-like room that looks over the lawns and river. We also have a Marquis tent that can be installed on the lawns or by the riverbank.
Carp, ON  
Capacity: 150
Aquatopia is an elegant, glass-enclosed conservatory, home to a dramatic events venue, on-site café, completely immersive aquatic garden retail experience and the largest indoor water garden open to the public. Nestled on 24 wooded acres in Carp, Aquatopia is the destination location for eastern Ontario and western Quebec. Unlike any other venue in the Ottawa area, this four-season paradise provides year-round public access to a tropical oasis. Lush foliage and aquatic features, a unique architectural design, and natural stone floors make Aquatopia an ideal, non-traditional venue for weddings, and a tranquil setting for meetings, team-building and private functions.