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Check out our favorite events

The Blackburn FunFair occurs annually on the first weekend of June and showcases the community spirit in Blackburn Hamlet.

Some of the highlighted events of the three day festival include:

Softball Tournament

Start date: June 3, 2022
End date: June 4, 2022
Time: 5:00 pm
Location: Tauvette Ball Diamond
Event | Softball | Sports
Like sports? Register a team and enjoy a little softball at the nearby diamonds before heading over to the fair!

Craft Brew Night

Date: June 3, 2022
Time: 6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location: Beer Garden
Beer Garden | Event

Quench your thirst sampling some beverages from our local microbreweries.

Family Movie Night

Date: June 3, 2022
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Arena
Event | Free | Movie

Got kids? Looking for an inexpensive night to keep them occupied? We’ve got you covered. The FunFair hosts a free family movie night every year. Come join us!


Date: June 4, 2022
Time: 10:00 am - 10:45 am
Location: Bearbrook Road; Start at Louis Riel school; end at Community Center
Event | Parade
Blackburn Funfair Parade

Start your morning off cheering along your friends and community partners at the Saturday morning parade.

Used Book Sale

Start date: June 4, 2022
End date: June 5, 2022
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location: Arena
Book Sale | Event

One of our most popular events is the used book sale – check it out!


Date: June 4, 2022
Time: 10:00 pm - 10:15 pm
Location: Ball Diamond
Event | Fireworks | Free | Saturday

Who doesn’t like a fireworks display?

The Blackburn Funfair’s Fireworks display is one of Ottawa’s best kept secrets. Up close and personal. Free. Easily accessible. And loved by all in the community.


Fun Run

Date: June 5, 2022
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Location: Soccer Field
Event | Fun Run | Sunday
Blackburn Fun Run – they’re off

Come celebrate some fitness and activity by participating in the Blackburn Fun Run Sunday morning!

Dog Show

Date: June 5, 2022
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Location: Arena
Dog Show | Event | Sunday

Anything is pawsible if you enter your pet in the dog show!




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