> AA = all ages; 19+ = licenced; AA/19+ = all ages/licensed (if you're underage, don't be stupid and sneak a drink!)
> Time listed is for doors unless otherwise noted. You can assume the rock will start 30-45 min after doors open.
> If two prices are listed the first is for advance tickets and the second is the door price. If one ticket price is listed, chances are it may be a bit more at the door.
> Most ticket outlets charge a service charge - local stores charge a buck or two, online ticketing outlets charge a bit more, and Ticketmaster usually charges $5-10 per ticket.
> Ticket info tagged on to show listings. See below for ticket location codes.
> NEW = new or edited listing

07/04 - Dany Laj and the Looks, Ornaments, Average Times @ Irenes Pub - 19+/8:30/$10

07/04 - Goatwhore, Ringworm, Black Breath, Theories @ Mavericks - 19+/7/$18/$20 - VT, TF

07/06 - Taylor Swift @ Canadian Tire Centre - AA/TBA

07/08 - Ottawa Bluesfest w/ Jack U, Diplo and Skrillex @ Lebreton Flats -

07/09 - Ottawa Bluesfest w/ Jason Aldean, Charles Bradley and his extraordinaires, Hoodie Allen, Kira Isabella, Bobby Bazini, Ronnie Baker Brooks, Thrifty Kids., Saint Clare and more @ Lebreton Flats -

07/11 - Ottawa Bluesfest w/ Iggy Azalea, Porter Robinson, NAS, Alvvays, The Growlers, Shakey Graves, Francesco Yates, Skylar Spence and more @ Lebreton Flats -

07/11 - Incantation, Funerus, From the Deep, Diabholico, Fumigation, Omnious Eclipse @ Mavericks - 19+/6pm/$15/$18 - VT, TF

07/12 - Ottawa Bluesfest w/ Blue Rodeo, Arkells, Willie Nile, Scott Helman, The Glorious Sons, Tribal Seeds, The OBGMS, Hat Fits and Cara @ Lebreton Flats -

07/16 - The Penske File, Brutal Youth, Sidelines, Muelkik, Sonny Boy @ Mavericks - 19+/8pm/$8 - bands

NEW 08/07 - Muelkik, The Nailheads, Elementals @ Avant Garde Bar - 19+/9pm/$5

08/17 - The Atomic Bitchwax, Against the Grain, Blackbread @ House of TARG - 19+/8pm/$8/$10 - VT, bands

08/22 - Agathocles, Fatal Flaw, Bloodnail, Rough House @ House of TARG - 19+/9pm/$10/$13 - VT, TF

08/23 - Motley Crue, Alice Cooper @ Canadian Tire Centre - AA/7PM

08/31 - Evergrey, Voyager, Borealis, Oceans of Slumber @ Mavericks - 19+/7/$23/$25 - VT, TF

09/03 - AC/DC @ TD Place - AA/7pm

09/06 - Insomnium Gatherum, Omnium and more @ Ritual - 19+/7pm/$22 - VT, TF

11/17 - Prong, Loviatar and more @ Ritual - 19+/7pm/$18 - VT, TF

Venue information

Please take a look at the venue page for all the pertinent addresses, bus routes, and booking numbers for your favourite area venues.

Ticket locations

bands: from the bands
BS: Birdman Sound
CMB: Compact Music Bank
CMG: Compact Music Glebe
LM: Long and McQuade
RSC: Raw Sugar Cafe

VT: Vertigo Records
CT: Capitaltckets.com
MV: Mavericksbar.com
TF: Ticketfly.com
TM: Ticketmaster
TW: TicketWeb.com

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