Open Mics - Jams & Karaoke in the Ottawa Valley

There were so many different Open Mics, Jams, Karaoke events and other entertainment in the Ottawa Valley Region before Covid19. Some venues have closed permanently or sold their businesses. Some venues are new like George's Bar & Grill in Munster that have started a new Jam on Saturdays. Please contact us to let us know of other Open Mics - Jams or Karaoke events that are still going or update us on their status.

We will update this calendar and list of Open Mics, Jams, Karaoke and other entertainment in the Ottawa Valley Region with your help. More venues will be opening over the next few weeks and months. Any information you have to share will be greatly appreciated.

Please ensure you confirm dates and timings on holidays and long weekends with the venue before going.

October 2021


Jam - Stan's Diner Live Music Jam

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Stan's Diner & Take Out, 1188 Newmarket St,, Ottawa

Host: Raymond Girard and Ottawa Valley Musicians Ages: This is an older group of singers and musicians. Everyone is welcome but you will feel very comfortable as a senior at this venue. Performance Level: Beginner to Intermediate. You can perform solo or with the House Band. Normally two songs are permitted depending on the crowd. This event is well attended. House Band: The House Band is typically one drummer, one bass, one lead guitar player, rhythm guitar player, sometimes a pedal steel, piano player, horn or accordion. Cost: FREE Microphones: Bring your own is preferred but Mics are available.

Jam - Rockland Acoustic Jam

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Brauwerk-Hoffman, 733 Industrial Street, Unit 5, Rockland

Host: Don Boudria

We are back from holidays and we want to jam / Nous sommes de retour et avons hâte de jammer

Maryann and I invite you to join us for beer and jam at the Brauwerk-Hoffman Microbrewery in Rockland on Wednesday. Dinner and beer will be at 5 pm and jamming will be from 6 until 8 pm. Note that this is a dry acoustic jam with no amps, no mics, and no percussion. Musicians must be fully vaccinated and proof of vaccination is necessary. Brauwerk-Hoffman is located at unit 5, 733 Industrial St. Rockland (off Highway 17). Note that because of construction, you will need to enter by the subdivision street east of Industrial. Please tell us if you are coming so that we can inform the chef. Veuillez nous informer de votre présence Don & Maryann Hon. Don Boudria, P.C.

Host: Don Boudria Don hosts a dry acoustic jam (no amps, no mics and no percussion) in Rockland every Wednesday. Trying to confirm the location and timing with Don.

Open Mic - Tap Room 260

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Tap Room 260, 260 Centrum Blvd Unit 101, Orleans

Looking to get out for the night and show off your music skills! Open Stage returns to Tap Room 260 (260 Centrum Blvd. Orleans) Wednesday October 6, 2021 Between 7pm and 11pm Dust off those instruments, Clear your throat and come on out for a night of Open Stage. Solo, duo and full bands welcome 🙂 ——————————————————— Registration and sound check begins @ 7pm First performer @7:30pm