Expo Details

Ottawa’s Largest Parent and Child Expo returns

to Ottawa’s Nepean Sportsplex!

Food, drinks and coffee are available onsite at the Nepean Sportsplex canteen or bring your own.
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WE ARE OTTAWA’S MOST POPULAR PARENTING & KIDS EXPO! SAVE TIME & MONEY ON ADMISSION BY PURCHASING AN ALL DAY FAMILY PASS!

A FUN, INFORMATIVE & AFFORDABLE WEEKEND FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY SEPTEMBER 21 & 22 @ NEPEAN SPORTSPLEX!
Whether you’re a parent or child there’s something for everyone!

EXPO HOURS:
Saturday, September 21, 2019 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday, September 22, 2019 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

TICKETS AT WWW.PARENTANDCHILDEXPO.CA/TICKETS OR PUCHASE AT THE DOOR. SAVE MONEY AND PURCHASE AN ALL DAY FAMILY PASS IN ADVANCE OR ONLINE:

• Family of two (2) before 20% Discount Coupon: $12.50

• Family of three (3) before 20% Discount Coupon: $18.75

• Family of four (4) before 20% Discount Coupon: $25.00

• Family of four (5) before 20% Discount Coupon: $31.25

Children 2 & Under free
• Single Adult Admission is $10.00
• Single Child Admission is $6.00


Parking free

Free Parent show bag for families (one per family), while quantities last
• Meet & Greet free tickets for “Expo Special Guests Dora the Explorer and Boots” (obtained upon paid entry to the expo)
Princess Meet & Greets free with admission at their booth
Other character Meet & Greetsfree with admission at their respective booths 
Bounce Slide free with admission
Meet the Keepers Animal Zone – Animal presentation and meet & greet with the animals – free with admission
• Try-It zonesfree with admission
Games on Truckfree with admission
Usborne Books Reading Zone free with admission

• AND MORE TO COME…

Ottawa Parenting Times Magazine is thrilled to present the fall Ottawa Parent & Child Expo for Ottawa area families. On September 21 & 22, 2019, gather the kids and head to the family-friendly Nepean Sportsplex (use Entrance 4 at rear parking lot) for a weekend of family fun and information. Parents will find 75 of their favourite Ottawa-area exhibitors offering important parenting information, and kids will find presentations and demonstrations, “meet & greets” with Dora the Explorer & Boots Special Guests “meet & greets,” with their favourite princess characters. Bounce slide fun, friendly-mascots to hug, Meet the Keepers Animal Discovery Zone, and main stage presentations, and a variety of other activities that focus on fun, learning, being healthy & active. Check the full timetable on the Expo website for all other times and details. The fun includes: demonstrations and Try-It Zones, play, learn, discovery, and “meet & greet” zones, face-painting, arts & crafts activities, an Usborne Books reading corner, demos and much more. It’s an exciting family event where you and your children can play, learn, and explore – and it’s affordable!

FREE PARKING! Enjoy your visit to the Ottawa Parent and Child Expo with free parking and a free show bag for the first 750 families each day!

MEET AND GREET SPECIAL GUESTS DORA THE EXPLORER AND BOOTS. Note: A limited number of “Meet & Greet” tickets are given out each day, on a first-come, first-served basis. See multiple times on the Expo website. All “meet & greets,” and main stage entertainment FREE WITH THE PRICE OF ADMISSION TO THE EXPO!*

For the Parents:
• 75 Ottawa exhibitors, including:
• New products, shopping and gifts
• Parent and child fitness
• Local education options including; school boards, private schools, French immersion, and tutoring options for your child
• Talk with Ottawa teachers and administrators from Ottawa’s school boards and independent schools
• Family health & wellness, and lots of fun!
• Fall registration options, child care choices, sport & music registration options for your child
• Questions? Talk with local parenting experts

Nursing station and baby change room onsite

  • And much more…
FOOD IS AVAILABLE ONSITE AT THE NEPEAN SPORTSPLEX CANTEEN OR BRING YOUR OWN!
FREE PARKING ALL DAY!
More information about tickets or to exhibit e-mail Peter Ausland @ peter@OttawaParentingTimes.ca or call 613-656-3430. Thank you.

1701 Woodroffe Avenue

Ottawa, Ontario, K2G 1W2

(Corner of West Hunt Club and Woodroffe Avenue)

 FREE PARKING at front and rear of building

Directions to the Nepean Sportsplex:

Nepean Sportsplex – Location map

From Highway 417:
Take the Woodroffe exit and turn south. Proceed south about 3 km. The Sportsplex is just past West Hunt Club Rd. intersection on the left (east side).

From Highway 416:
From Highway 416 (heading north from Hwy 401) Exit at West Hunt Club Rd. At the stop sign turn right onto Cedarview Rd. (south). Take the first left turn (east) onto West Hunt Club. Proceed east to Woodroffe Ave., turn right (south), the Sportsplex is immediately on the left (east side).

OC Transpo:
Bus #95 Fallowfield or #95 Nepean South

Visit OC Transpo for schedule information.

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