Mark your calenders a huge poutine festival in Ottawa is happening this fall! Nothing beats poutine, the ultimate Canadian comfort food of cheese curds, gravy, and french fries. This fall, you'll be able to indulge in some of the best poutine in the country at the 2019 World Of Poutine Championship in Ottawa.
The 2019 World Of Poutine Championship will take place on October 24 to 27, 2019 in Ottawa. At the four day festival, 50 different restaurants and food trucks will compete for the title of the best poutine in the world, the $2500 prize, and bragging rights!
You'll want to make sure to arrive at the event hungry as there will be tons of incredible poutine to try. There will be everything from the classic poutine we all love to more innovative poutines with unique toppings.
Plus there will be lots of vegan and vegetarian options too! Some of the confirmed vendors include the Great Canadian Poutinerie, Bob's Burger Poutine, Woohoo Waffles, Duffers Chip Truck, Northern Bites and Fresh Fry.
Without question, you are going to want to try a few bites of as many poutines as possible. Instead of buying several full-size poutines, you'll want to buy the festival pass. It will include poutine sample tickets, discounts on poutine swag, access to the VIP lounge and fun zone, and other perks!
In addition to devouring all the delicious food, there will be plenty to do at the poutine festival. At the event, there will be a beer garden where you can enjoy craft beer, live music, a VIP lounge, games and more.
It will be free admission to the 2019 World Of Poutine Championship in Ottawa. Currently, the exact location of the festival nor the price of the festival pass have been announced. For updates regarding the event, make sure to check their website.
2019 World Of Poutine Championship
Price: Free entry
When: October 24 to 27, 2019, Thursday, Friday and Saturday 11 am to 9 pm, Sunday 11 am to 7 pm
Address: Ottawa, Ontario
Why you need to go: Enjoy the ultimate Canadian comfort food!