Weekend Schedule

Thursday May 25, 2017

Scotiabank Charity Challenge Sparks Street Party – 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Scotiabank, 118 Sparks Street

Kick-off the Tamarack Ottawa Race Weekend and join many of our official charities all along the historic Sparks Street Mall as we celebrate one of Ottawa’s biggest fundraising weekends. Food, live music, and appearances from elite runner will make for a lunch hour party!

Health and Fitness Expo and Race Kit Pick-Up – 4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Shaw Centre, 55 Colonel By Drive

The Health & Fitness Expo features race kit and t-shirt pick-up, fundraising pledges drop-off
for those raising funds for the Ottawa Hospital Foundation, Tamarack Ottawa Race Weekend
souvenir clothing, and a large variety of exhibitors showcasing the latest running gear from
running sponsors the Running Room, Saucony, Nuun Hydration, and Timex.

Friday May 26, 2017

Health and Fitness Expo and Race Kit Pick-Up – 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Shaw Centre, 55 Colonel By Drive

Celebration Stage featuring live music – 7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Marion Dewar Plaza, Ottawa City Hall
Funding provided in part by the Government of Ontario

Saturday May 27, 2017

Health and Fitness Expo and Race Kit Pick-Up – 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Shaw Centre, 55 Colonel By Drive

Running Room Friendship Run – 9:00 a.m.
Festival Plaza, Ottawa City Hall

Go for a fun, easy run, then stay for refreshments and motivational advice from John Stanton, founder of the Running Room. You’ll also be able to meet the Running Room Pace Bunnies, powered by Saucony.

Race kit pick-up deadline for 2K and 5K events – 1:00 p.m.

Ottawa 2K – 3:00 p.m.

HTG Sports Ottawa 5K – 4:00 p.m.

Ottawa 10K – 6:30 p.m.

Sunday May 28, 2017

Scotiabank Ottawa Marathon – 7:00 a.m.

Scotiabank Ottawa Kids Marathon for CHEO – 8:00 a.m.

Kids entertainment on Celebration Stage – 8:45 a.m.–9:30 a.m..

Scotiabank Ottawa Half Marathon – 9:00 a.m.

Celebration Stage featuring live music – 11:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.