Facility Rentals

Wabano Centre

Are you planning an event? Wabano Centre is a beautiful venue with first-rate facilities available to rent for your next conference, meeting, or celebration!  Designed by Douglas Cardinal, this fabulous facility provides a distinctive atmosphere for your special events and meetings.  Whether it is a wedding, conference, concert, holiday party, or business meeting, wow your guests in this unique building.

Our striking open concept gathering space is perfect for everything from formal sit down dinners to stand up receptions, training sessions to cultural performances. Theatre style seating can be set up for arts events such as musical or theatrical performances with different staging options to suit the event. Separate rooms are available for smaller meetings, or as breakout rooms for larger events.


14_40_08@09_17_2014EOS 5D Mark II_johnPhoto.2008_9999Our main floor Cultural Gathering Space can comfortably accommodate approximately 250 seated guests, standing receptions can accommodate up to 500 guests. There are many options for weddings, receptions, performances, meetings, and conference configurations. 

Hold your  event with a social conscience.  Wabano is a charitable organization and all proceeds from the rental of event space will be used to fund Wabano’s innovative health, cultural and social programs!



Room Details

Wabano can provide all the catering for your event. Our caterers specialize in food with an Aboriginal flair and can work with you on menu choices.  


Wabano is located on Montreal Road, less than 10 minutes from the downtown core with convenient access to the Vanier Parkway and the Queensway to accommodate guests from across Ottawa.

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Our dedicated staff will work with you to create a magical event and dazzle your guests in our awe-inspiring building.

To book Wabano for your next event – please contact:

Events Team
(613) 748-0657 ext. 275