ABOUT

ABOUT THE FESTIVAL

Now in year 4, FUSE Street Festival is a free, family-friendly event right on the street in Westboro Village. This is THE big summer event in Westboro presented by Westboro Village Business Improvement Area to invite and entertain our community, Ottawa, Gatineau and beyond for 2 days and nights of full entertainment, shopping, dining, and fun.
FUSE Street Festival runs from Saturday August 17 10 am to 11 pm to Sunday August 18 11 am to 10 pm
What’s on? FUSE keeps getting bigger and better! Check out our LIVE MUSIC acts and ENTERTAINMENT on for the two days!
We CLOSE THE STREET for this super fun block party!  It takes a VILLAGE to put on a great event – learn about our Sponsors and Partners

Road Closure & Detour Info

Beginning Saturday August 17 EARLY A.M., we barricade the street (Richmond Road) to create a safe environment for festival go-ers. This closure extends the full two days until Sunday August 18 LATE P.M.

Richmond Road is closed to all auto traffic between Roosevelt Avenue and McRae Avenue. This also includes the intersection of Churchill Avenue.

Westboro and Westboro Beach residents: Southbound/Westbound access is through McRae Avenue, Clifton Avenue, Island Park. Byron Avenue will be open for East/Westbound traffic. Scott Street will be open.

Getting here!

With a full street closure we highly recommend coming via bus or bike. Parking is limited.

OC Transpo

Please note that the  OC Transpo #11 will be re-routed to avoid the street Closure. Westboro FUSE Street Festival is a 4 minute walk from WESTBORO Station on the main transit way. Check out the WESTBORO Station Schedule here

Bike

Westboro Village has bike bollards and racks lined along the street within the closure for you to lock up where you are!

Car

There are three paid parking lots accessible via 1) Byron Avenue (Westboro Station) 2) Winona Avenue (via Scott Avenue) 3) McRae Avenue (via Scott Avenue) and street parking where applicable.

FAQ

How much does it cost?
– IT’S FREE
Is there Street Food?
– There are several options for street food, and there will be patios
Is there busking?
– Buskers performing within the Festival have been approved by the organizers. Please feel free to tip them – they will be doing awesome things!
When are the music acts on?
– Here’s the full schedule
Do you have a festival guide?
– COMING SOON!
More questions? Email us!

What more info? Want to participate? Contact Us

Westboro Village
Business Improvement Area
261 A Richmond Road
Ottawa Ontario K1Z 6X1

613-729-8145
INFO@WESTBOROVILLAGE.COM