Capital Pride Week takes place next week, August 19th to 26th, and various City of Ottawa departments will participate in this year’s festivities.
A flag raising ceremony will take place on Monday, August 20th at noon, at City Hall, Marion Dewar Plaza among other locations around the City.
Ottawa Police Services and the Emergency and Protective Services Department will host a free barbeque from 11:30 am until 2 pm at Marion Dewar Plaza, following the flag-raising ceremony. Everyone welcome! Donations to community charitable organizations will be accepted.