top of page

  PAST  EVENTS

  • CARNAVAL 2024 w/ Florquestra & Guests
    CARNAVAL 2024 w/ Florquestra & Guests
    Sat, Feb 10
    Feb 10, 2024, 9:00 p.m. – Feb 11, 2024, 2:00 a.m.
    Ottawa, 170 Queen St, Ottawa, ON K1P 5E1, Canada
    Feb 10, 2024, 9:00 p.m. – Feb 11, 2024, 2:00 a.m.
    Ottawa, 170 Queen St, Ottawa, ON K1P 5E1, Canada
    C A R N A V A L - - Celebrating Brazilian culture and heritage with the best in marchinha, samba, frevo, from afoxé to Axé!!
  • Roda de Samba com Rommel
    Roda de Samba com Rommel
    Fri, Dec 29
    Dec 29, 2023, 8:00 p.m. – Dec 30, 2023, 2:00 a.m.
    Ottawa, 170 Queen St, Ottawa, ON K1P 5E1, Canada
    Dec 29, 2023, 8:00 p.m. – Dec 30, 2023, 2:00 a.m.
    Ottawa, 170 Queen St, Ottawa, ON K1P 5E1, Canada
    Rommel plays with a talented crew: Regina Teixeira Alyssa Bella Marie Saintonge Cicero Para
  • Bazar das Brasileiras / Pop up Bazaar
    Bazar das Brasileiras / Pop up Bazaar
    Sat, Nov 25
    Nov 25, 2023, 2:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
    Ottawa, 384 Bank St, Ottawa, ON K2P 1Y4, Canada
    Nov 25, 2023, 2:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
    Ottawa, 384 Bank St, Ottawa, ON K2P 1Y4, Canada
    Venham para nosso bazar - Teremos marcas famosas Brasileiras como Forum e Farm e muitas marcas de fora como: Tommy, Guess, Zara, H&M, Michael Kors, Ralph Lauren e muito mais.
  • Nobuntu
    Nobuntu
    Fri, Nov 24
    Nov 24, 2023, 8:00 p.m.
    Ottawa, 245 Centrum Blvd, Orléans, ON K1E 0A1, Canada
    Nov 24, 2023, 8:00 p.m.
    Ottawa, 245 Centrum Blvd, Orléans, ON K1E 0A1, Canada
    Nobuntu is an all women, five piece a’cappella vocal ensemble from Bulawayo, Zimbabwe. The name Nobuntu is an African concept that values humbleness, love, purpose, unity and family from a woman’s perspective.
  • J3M
    J3M
    Sat, Nov 04
    Nov 04, 2023, 9:00 p.m.
    Ottawa, 170 Queen St, Ottawa, ON K1P 5E1, Canada
    Nov 04, 2023, 9:00 p.m.
    Ottawa, 170 Queen St, Ottawa, ON K1P 5E1, Canada
    3M Saturday November 4th 2023 🎹J3M is a slick fusion of pop, disco & R&B, sure to live in your head rent-free. ☝The award-winning singer, songwriter, producer, pianist has backed artists like Tanika Charles, Zaki Ibrahim, The OBGMs & more, locally, Nationally & internationally.
  • JOSYARA
    JOSYARA
    Wed, Aug 09
    Aug 09, 2023, 8:00 p.m.
    Ottawa, 1 Elgin St, Ottawa, ON K1P 5W1, Canada
    Aug 09, 2023, 8:00 p.m.
    Ottawa, 1 Elgin St, Ottawa, ON K1P 5W1, Canada
    Discover the mesmerizing sounds of Josyara, a rising star in the vibrant Brazilian music scene.
  • CANCELED Los Gaiteros de Ovejas - a six-piece ensemble playing ancestral indigenous Gaita and percussion
    CANCELED Los Gaiteros de Ovejas - a six-piece ensemble playing ancestral indigenous Gaita and percussion
    Sat, Jul 15
    Jul 15, 2023, 8:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
    Ottawa, 1 Elgin St, Ottawa, ON K1P 5W1, Canada
    Jul 15, 2023, 8:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
    Ottawa, 1 Elgin St, Ottawa, ON K1P 5W1, Canada
    Los Gaiteros de Ovejas has had to postpone its Canadian tour, which includes the National Arts Centre date scheduled for July 15. Tickets will be automatically refunded
  •  The Bongo Hop featuring Nidia Gongora - Afro Caribbean vibes
     The Bongo Hop featuring Nidia Gongora - Afro Caribbean vibes
    Fri, Jul 14
    Jul 14, 2023, 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
    Ottawa, 170 Queen St, Ottawa, ON K1P 5E1, Canada
    Jul 14, 2023, 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
    Ottawa, 170 Queen St, Ottawa, ON K1P 5E1, Canada
    Axé WorldFest with the support of The Embassy of France in Canada Present The Bongo Hop featuring Nidia Gongora Doors at 5pm Special show time 5:30pm
  • Bejuco - Afro Colombian 10 piece - from Currulao to Nigerian high life to reggae dub and hip-hop
    Bejuco - Afro Colombian 10 piece - from Currulao to Nigerian high life to reggae dub and hip-hop
    Thu, Jul 13
    Jul 13, 2023, 8:30 p.m. – 11:30 p.m.
    Ottawa, 1 Elgin St, Ottawa, ON K1P 5W1, Canada
    Jul 13, 2023, 8:30 p.m. – 11:30 p.m.
    Ottawa, 1 Elgin St, Ottawa, ON K1P 5W1, Canada
    Hailing from Tumaco on Colombia’s Southern Pacific coast, Bejuco are an 11-piece ensemble playing dynamic, percussion-forward roots music inspired by Afrobeat pioneers Fela Kuti and Tony Allen
  • Salsa Party with Fiesta Cubana
    Salsa Party with Fiesta Cubana
    Sat, Jul 08
    Jul 08, 2023, 9:00 p.m. – Jul 09, 2023, 1:30 a.m.
    Ottawa, 170 Queen St, Ottawa, ON K1P 5E1, Canada
    Jul 08, 2023, 9:00 p.m. – Jul 09, 2023, 1:30 a.m.
    Ottawa, 170 Queen St, Ottawa, ON K1P 5E1, Canada
    Join us at Queen St. Fare for a spicy Latin fiesta with live Cuban music by Miguel de Armas and Fiesta Cubana. Special guest Cuban singer Rusdell Núñez.
  • Cimafunk co-presented by Axé WorldFest | Ottawa Jazz Festival
    Cimafunk co-presented by Axé WorldFest | Ottawa Jazz Festival
    Wed, Jun 28
    Jun 28, 2023, 10:30 p.m. – 11:45 p.m.
    Ottawa, Ottawa, ON K1P 1J1, Canada
    Jun 28, 2023, 10:30 p.m. – 11:45 p.m.
    Ottawa, Ottawa, ON K1P 1J1, Canada
    Cimafunk is an Afro-Cuban Rockstar. His namerefers to his heritage as a ‘cimarrón,’ Cubans of African descent who resisted and escaped slavery, as well as to the essence of his music that aims to subvert conventional sounds with rhythmic innovation.
  • ROMMEL co-presented by Axé WorldFest | Ottawa Jazz Festival
    ROMMEL co-presented by Axé WorldFest | Ottawa Jazz Festival
    Wed, Jun 28
    Jun 28, 2023, 7:30 p.m.
    Ottawa, Ottawa, ON K1P 1J1, Canada
    Jun 28, 2023, 7:30 p.m.
    Ottawa, Ottawa, ON K1P 1J1, Canada
    Multiple awards winner, Rommel is a Brazilian singer-songwriter, guitarist and producer who stands-out for his talent and versatility.
  • Festa de São João 2023
    Festa de São João 2023
    Sat, Jun 24
    Jun 24, 2023, 8:00 p.m. – Jun 25, 2023, 2:00 a.m.
    Ottawa, 170 Queen St, Ottawa, ON K1P 5E1, Canada
    Jun 24, 2023, 8:00 p.m. – Jun 25, 2023, 2:00 a.m.
    Ottawa, 170 Queen St, Ottawa, ON K1P 5E1, Canada
    Axé WorldFest & Saravah present ♦️Evening of São João - June 24, 2023♦️ 💥Luciano Lu & Zé Fuá Band 📢w/ guests Riquinho Fernandez & Maninho Costa - Toronto📢 🎉Spreading the culture and heritage of Brazil is our aim!
  • Fiesta Cubana Fest 2023
    Fiesta Cubana Fest 2023
    Sun, Jun 04
    Jun 04, 2023, 12:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
    Ottawa, 1525 Princess Patricia Way, Ottawa, ON K1S 3W7, Canada
    Jun 04, 2023, 12:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
    Ottawa, 1525 Princess Patricia Way, Ottawa, ON K1S 3W7, Canada
    A festival to highlight the best of Cuba in Ottawa. A beautiful day filled with Cuban music and arts. Join us on June 4 for a beautiful day filled with activities that highlight the best of Cuban culture.
  • Victor Anastacio - "Moongate" Album Release" party
    Victor Anastacio - "Moongate" Album Release" party
    Thu, Jun 01
    Jun 01, 2023, 8:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
    Ottawa, 1 Elgin St, Ottawa, ON K1P 5W1, Canada
    Jun 01, 2023, 8:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
    Ottawa, 1 Elgin St, Ottawa, ON K1P 5W1, Canada
    Victor Anastacio is a classical guitarist, composer and music teacher from Brazil living in Ottawa, Canada since 2020.
  • FUEGO EN LA COCINA
    FUEGO EN LA COCINA
    Sat, May 13
    May 13, 2023, 10:00 p.m. – May 14, 2023, 1:00 a.m.
    Ottawa, 164 Laurier Ave W, Ottawa, ON K1P 5J4, Canada
    May 13, 2023, 10:00 p.m. – May 14, 2023, 1:00 a.m.
    Ottawa, 164 Laurier Ave W, Ottawa, ON K1P 5J4, Canada
    “Fuego En La Cocina” is the brainchild of Phil Motion & Trevor Walker consisting of the duo performing in a jam session combining DJ running tunes enhanced with live percussion"
  • Focus South Korea: Artists!
    Focus South Korea: Artists!
    Mon, May 01
    May 01, 2023, 8:00 a.m.
    https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/empowering-wome
    May 01, 2023, 8:00 a.m.
    https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/empowering-wome
    Panel: Focus South Korea: Artists Moderator Hee-sun Kim / Ph.D. in Ethnomusicology - Professor, Kookmin University Jung-min SEO Seo-yoon CHANG Janice Jo Lee
  • Empowering Women in the Music Industry Online sessions
    Empowering Women in the Music Industry Online sessions
    Mon, May 01
    May 01, 2023, 8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
    youtube.com/axeworldfest
    May 01, 2023, 8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
    youtube.com/axeworldfest
    Empowering Women in the Music Industry Annual conference - Third edition **Online portion**
bottom of page