JUNE 14 - 18 2017

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2nd round of bands announced!

April 21, 2017

We are incredibly excited to announce 50 more bands who will be performing at Ottawa Explosion Weekend 2017! Head to…

OXW 2017: 1st round of bands announced!

March 16, 2017

We are excited to present to you the first round of bands playing Ottawa Explosion Weekend 2017! You can buy…

Fourth round of bands announced! General schedule revealed!

May 6, 2016

You can now see our schedule split up by DAY or by VENUE! Here’s the fourth round of bands! BABERAHAM…


  • We just announced another 50+ bands! Pick up your early bird pass for $65! DO IT NOW!!!
  • RRPP tonight w/ TOUGH AGE, @crossedwireshfx & CREEP WAVE at @galeriesawgallery 9 PM/$8/AA BANDS at 9:30, 10:15 & 11 & DJs all night long! FREE PIZZA!!! Photo from Gaga Weekend 2008 RRPP by @paulmsg
  • We are really excited for April 8th! Rock & Roll Pizza Party w/ Tough Age, @crossedwireshfx & Creep Wave at club SAW @galeriesawgallery $8/AA/Pizza #oxw #oxw2017
  • @_trailsssss
  • @tyrinkelly
  • SATURDAY March 25th! Head on down to see @pippalouu, @tyrinkelly and @_trailsssss at Nectar (255 MacKay St. off St Patrick in New Edinburgh) 1-4 pm! ALL AGES! We'll have prizes and surprises! #oxw #oxw2017
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