Weekend Schedule

Thursday May 24, 2018

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 25, 2018

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 26, 2018

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. Ottawa Marriott, 100 Kent Street

Meet your pace bunny and get a few last minute tips from John Stanton. After, head out for a short scenic fun run or walk to loosen up your legs and work out any last minute nervous energy.

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 27, 2018

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.