Join us every Friday in the revitalized Fourth Stage, for fun, upbeat concerts in a casual atmosphere. Fridays at the Fourth will feature emerging artists from across Canada as well as local musicians. Come early to grab a drink before the show!

Do you love Canadian music? Save 10% when you create your own package of three or more shows.

Tickets: $15/show | $10 for students 

Too Attached
with Muzzy Legault
Friday, February 8, 2019, 8:30 pm
Artful and exploratory R&B at its finest.

Mehdi Cayenne
Friday, February 15, 2019, 8:30 pm
Mehdi Cayenne is a free electron, a real unclassifiable in the international Francophonie. With a vast sound palette mixing soft and abrasive, he has developed his eclectic approach, minimalist and evocative.

Ryan Cook
Friday, February 22, 2019, 8:30 pm
Mixing classic country music with modern satire, Ryan Cook has forged a sound between contemporary folk and dyed-in the wool country.

Twin Flames
Friday, March 1, 2019, 8:30 pm
Despite polar opposite backgrounds Twin Flames found a common musical language. This captivating duo combines two award-winning unique singer-songwriters Jaaji an Inuk Mohawk from Nunavik and Chelsey June Algonquin Cree Métis from Ottawa.

Mélissa Ouimet
Friday, March 8, 2019, 8:30 pm
Over the last decade and via countless shows, Mélissa Ouimet has been quietly sowing an incredible career. Marked by her poise and knack for pop lyricism, the Franco-Ontarian singer-songwriter’s emotive rock has been celebrated by fans and festival alike, including the Francofolies of Montreal, Constellation Francophone in Toronto and as part of Canada 150.

Noah Derksen
Friday, March 22, 2019, 8:30 pm
Born and raised in the heart of the Canadian prairies and maturing on the west coast of British Columbia, Noah Derksen writes with the groundedness of harsh Manitoba winters mixed with the optimism of British Columbia’s coastline.

Megan Bonnell
with Moscow Apartment
Friday, March 29, 2019, 8:30 pm
Separate Rooms, the third full-length album from Toronto singer-songwriter Megan Bonnell, is the timely and bold statement of a self-assured woman navigating an increasingly dark and perplexing world.

Amos the Transparent
Friday, April 5, 2019, 8:30 pm
With 10 years and 4 albums to their name, Ottawa’s Amos the Transparent are a long-standing staple in the independent Canadian folk-rock world.

Ellen Doty
Friday, April 12, 2019, 8:30 pm
Ellen Doty is a soulful Canadian vocalist and songwriter with a world-class voice. Her music incorporates everything from pop and jazz to soul, folk, and indie music: a sound that is uniquely hers.

Pierre Guitard
Friday, May 3, 2019, 8:30 pm
Winner of the 1st prize at the Granby International Song Festival in 2017, Pierre Guitard is a rising figure in the Acadian indie movement.

Mar. 15
Downtown Rideau Presents Fridays at the Fourth

Other date(s):

  • March 2019
    • Mar. 22
    • Mar. 29
  • April 2019
    • Apr. 5
    • Apr. 12
    • Apr. 19
    • Apr. 26
  • May 2019
    • May. 3
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