Your CLV Group Guide to Ottawa’s RBC Bluesfest 2016

If you’re in Ottawa this weekend, you won’t want to miss out on Ottawa’s RBC Bluesfest 2016 which kicks off today with music from Joe Jackson and Billy Idol! From July 7th to 17th, Lebreton Flats will be flooding with musicians and fans. No matter the genre of music you’re interested in, Ottawa’s Bluesfests covers artists from the Red Hot Chili Peppers to Nelly.


180 artists will take the stage over the 11 day period. You can find a complete list of artists here. Don’t forget to check out the schedule to make sure you catch all of your favourite bands!


Are you traveling to Ottawa to get in on the festival action? Our LIV Apartments offer an extended stay program. Contact LIV for more details!


If you’ve purchased a ticket, your OC Transpo rides to and from the festival are FREE! Taking advantage of the bike paths to get around? Bluesfest has a free supervised bike valet to watch your bike while you listen to the music. Parking is also available at the War Museum and at additional sites around the area. Find all your transportation information here.

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