Canada Lands Company invites Wateridge Village residents for a day of fun and excitement to celebrate the grand opening of Eugène Martineau Park! The namesake for one of the largest parks in the Wateridge Village community honours Ottawa’s first Francophone Mayor. Festivities will kick off with a town crier announcement and ribbon cutting ceremony with local dignitaries, followed by activities for people of all ages that will include performances by Wacky Chad, the extreme pogo performer, jugglers and a magician. Activities will also include bouncy castles, face painting, sidewalk chalk artists and a DJ. Admission is free.
What: Grand opening of Eugène Martineau Park
When: Saturday, September 23 - Ribbon cutting ceremony at 10 am; Family activities from 11 am to 4 pm
Where: Eugène Martineau Park - 710 Mikinak Road, Ottawa. Street parking only. The parking lot will be closed to the public.