Our Mission Statement To provide effective guidance for people with special needs to live healthy, active lives

It’s our undertaking to assist special needs persons within our community with education towards diet and consumptionas well as towards equipment that may assist in a more active lifestyle when funding is available. Knowledgeable Consumption will focus on education through demonstration and awareness of proper and sensible consumption. It is imperative for all our community members to understand the importance of moderation of consumption and the effects over-consumption can have on your health and lifestyle. 

Thank you for your support in 2017!

Mr. Philip Dangerfield

See you Saturday October 20th,  2018,  


We have over $12,000+ worth of whiskies to sample from. No drink tickets required. Your ticket includes, your whiskey samples, many cocktails and light snacks. Just sample away and enjoy the evening!

The forth edition of Whiskey Ottawa is bringing together more whiskeys under one roof than ever seen before in Ottawa! Your ticket is all-inclusive of your whisky samples and cocktails, as well as many fine foods created by the Chefs of the Canadian War Museum. This amazing third edition event has a “smart casual” dress code, and will be located in the LeBreton Gallery of the Canadian War Museum downtown Ottawa.

Whisky Ottawa is the can’t miss event for both the aficionado & novice alike. Come and meet all of the Whiskey family: Whiskey, Rye, Scotch and Bourbon. The festival will offer you the opportunity to taste whiskies from around the world, as well as learning how to create incredible cocktails using these unique whiskeys. 

Taste from a selection of whiskeys from around the world!

From the classic Jack Daniels brands, to the Islay and peat monsters of Scotland. We’ve got it covered. Killbeggan, Bushmill’s, Red Breast and more will represent Ireland. While Canada will showcase classics like Crown Royal & Canadian Club as well as the new craft whiskeys from Forty Creek, See the “Who’s Pouring” page for all the brands

Of course we can't forget the Americans. They will be there with their various bourbons, ryes, wheats & Tennessee sipping whiskeys.  You’ll taste other innovation brands from around the world, all the while experiencing the new renaissance of whiskey and how it is taking the world by storm.

Light Snacks!  

Have dinner before coming. Best not to drink on an empty stomach!

  • A list of snacks coming soon, 

Cocktails, try many enjoyable whiskey cocktails and learn how to make them your self:

Ottawa’s best bartenders will be mixing up ‘Old Fashions’ ‘Manhattans’ & many more; all for you to sample and choose your favourite! Learn how to make these exciting cocktails at home. Experience whiskey based cocktails you haven't dared to try before. Whiskey, Rye, Scotch and Bourbons, let our professional mixologists teach you the tricks of the trade. Understanding how to create these cocktail you can serve them at your next party.

Your Whisky Ottawa Experience:

We want your Whisky Ottawa Festival experience to be a memorable one. Your ticket includes access to the Grand Tasting Hall, a commemorative Glencairn nosing glass  as well as all whiskey samples, cocktails and some light snacks.

General Admission ticket holders, please fell free to buy a Masterclass beofre the Grand Tasting Hall opens for you at 7pm

Sign up for our Master Classes to learn more about whisky!

Attend tutored tastings conducted by whisky experts and brand ambassadors.

Education and enlightenment go hand-in-hand, and there’ll be no shortage of opportunity to build your knowledge about the various whiskeys available at the show and from throughout the world.

Our brand ambassadors will wax poetically about their favorite subject (whiskey, of course!) and the brands they represent, in an informative, fun and interactive manner. These Brand Seminars will last about 45 minutes so as not to take you away from the floor for too long.

Whisky Ottawa Masterclass 2018

General Admission ticket holders when considering purchasing a Masterclass

Please note:

  • Masterclass times displayed are the start times
  • Important that you arrive one-hour prior for your Masterclass, so you make it through registration and are seated ready in time for your start time.
  • The Canadian War Museum will be keeping their cafeteria and bar open for you prior to Whisky Ottawa opening, 

VIP Masterclass: if you’re purchasing a VIP ticket you’re Masterclass is included.

  • You do not have to register for the VIP Masterclass.
  • Please arrive no later then 16:15. You will have to register and get seated for the start time of 17:00.
  • Your VIP ticket gets you on the sampling floor at 18:00.

VIP Ticket holders, your exclusive VIP Masterclass included in your VIP ticket, special for this year, 2018, More to follow

Master Classes,  Tutored tastings conducted by whisky experts and Brand Ambassadors, TBD

See “Buy Tickets” for more details

More than just whiskey:

Between the fine foods and the whiskies, there will also be a sampling of classic cocktails, served up by some of Ottawa’s best bartenders and cocktail mixologists!

Whiskey Ottawa Festival information

  • Saturday October 20th, 2018
  • Canadian War Museum, 1 Vimy Place,  Ottawa, ON K1A 0M8, Canada
  • VIP tickets will sell out again this year, Floor opens at 6:00 PM
  • General Admission tickets, Floor opens 7:00 PM
  • LeBreton Gallery is the Grand Tasting Hall, festival closes a 10pm
  • Brand Seminars, will be ongoing on the Grand Tasting Hall floor.
  • Please note: While there are light snacks provided, it is highly recommended that participants have dinner before coming to Whisky Ottawa

Ticket costs

  • General admission tickets $129.00 per person (your ticket includes all samples, light snacks & entrance fee)
  • VIP tickets $169. per person  (your ticket includes entrance an hour earlier, a master class, all samples, light snacks & entrance fee)
  • Brand Seminars, will be ongoing on the Grand Tasting Hall floor.
  • Masterclasses are persented, times listed under Masterclasses, 
  •  For more information on this Mastercalss click: https://www.whiskeyottawa.ca/news_wott/article&id=65
  • See Buy Tickets for more information, all tickets are plus HST,



This is a “smart casual” dress code event.

Please have dinner before the event. we only serve light snacks 

 Would like a private event or can't make it?  Ask us about hosting a private version of this event for business or pleasure.  Send me an email Philip@kcevents.ca

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