Canada Day Barrhaven

Transportation Logistics

Shuttle Bus sponsored by:

Due to limited parking at the event site and road closures in the area, we strongly urge you to leave your car at home. Avoid the traffic nightmares by taking our shuttle bus from McDonough’s Independent Grocer or Barrhaven Heart & Crown right to Mattamy Homes Canada Day in Barrhaven for only a $2.00 per person, maximum $5.00 per family donation for a return trip.

Shuttle Bus schedule July 1st from 11am to 11pm from both the Heart & Crown and McDonough’s Independent Grocer

Last bus leaves both the Heart & Crown and McDonough’s Independent Grocer at 9:00pm both nights

No buses leave Mattamy Homes Canada Day in Barrhaven on July 1st between 9:45pm and the end of the fireworks


     McDonough’s Independent Grocer is located at the corner of Greenbank and Strandherd

     Heart & Crown is located at the corner of Woodroffe and Strandherd

Bike Lock-Up sponsored by:

We are please to offer a secured bike lock-up.  Donations can be made to the Barrhaven Food Cupboard

Parking – No Parking Zones: Brought to you by the Ottawa Police & Bylaw Services

If you choose to drive, please respect all permanent and temporary signage in the area or be subject to tickets from the Ottawa Police and/or Bylaw Services.  The following streets will not be available for parking:

  • Borrisokane (from Strandherd and Southward)
  • Strandherd (Jockvale to Kennevale)
  • Tartan (Strandherd to Danaher)
  • Houlahan (Tartan to Danaher)
  • McKenna Casey Road
The following roads will be closed during the fireworks from 9:45pm until all fireworks are complete:
  • Borrisokane
  • Strandherd
  • McKenna Casey Road