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Fête Frissons

Presented by Shenkman Arts Centre Presents with the Heart of Orléans BIA

As the weather gets colder, it means it’s time for our annual Fête Frissons event. This free event is open to all with performances, artmaking, workshops and storytelling. This event is proudly presented in partnership with Winterlude.


10 am – 2 pm - Facepainting, Gloucester Pottery School, Cumberland Museum, Ottawa School of Art and Ottawa Public Library activities

10 am – 2 pm - Food vendors open

10 – 11 am - Luciano Porto, Brazilian music and culture, in the Lower Lobby

10 – 11:30 am - Winterlude mascots — the Ice Hog Family

11:15 - 11:45 - Storytelling with Ottawa School of Theatre in the Lower Lobby

12 – 1 pm - Louis Mercier, French Canadian music and culture, in the Lower Lobby

1:15 – 2 pm - Storytelling with the Ottawa School of Theatre in Lower Lobby


This event is generously sponsored by the Heart of Orléans BIA.

logo of heart of orleans bia



City of Ottawa logo

Ottawa School of Art logo

Ottawa School of Theatre logo

Gloucester Pottery School

Ottawa Public Library logo

Cumberland Heritage Village Museum