- In-person event
Join the National Arts Centre Orchestra on Sunday, December 11 for this much-loved Holiday Tradition! Co-hosts Alan Neal (Host of CBC Radio One’s All in a Day) and Philippe Marcoux (Host of Radio-Canada’s Sur le vif) will guide you through this fun-filled concert featuring a festive selection of well-loved classics and all-time favourites, including a performance by special guest Robert Thompson (bassoon, 2022 NACO Bursary Competition Winner). Make sure to warm-up as there will be a sing-a-long too!
Come early to enjoy a delicious variety of treats at the bake sale and take in some pre-concert music and caroling fun with OrKidstra ensembles! Santa will also be making a special appearance!
Monetary donations toward the Ottawa Food Bank and The Snowsuit Fund will be gratefully accepted at the bake sale.
Free parking will be available in the NAC underground parking garage between 10:00 and 14:00.
10:30 Pre-concert music and caroling by OrKidstra ensembles
11:00 Bake sale and a special appearance by Santa!
12:00 FanFair concert
This event is made possible by the National Arts Centre Orchestra Players Association.