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!

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Tickets: $15/show | $10 for students 

Jessica Rhaye & the Ramshackle Parade
Friday, November 1, 2019, 8:30pm
Rhaye is an award-winning singer/songwriter/graphic artist with a career spanning 20 years, and a list of accolades including a Canadian Folk Music Award nomination, multiple East Coast Music Award nominations, and Music New Brunswick awards. She has graced many prestigious stages including the National Arts Centre, Stan Rogers Folk Festival, Mariposa Folk Festival and many more.

Djely Tapa
Friday, November 15, 2019, 8:30pm
Born to an illustrious line of Malian griots, singer Djely Tapa lights up the stage with a repertoire that floats between Sahelian atmospheres, blues and electronic music. Her new album, Barokan, is both a reflection of her musical identity and a stunning tribute to women and Africa.

Gabrielle Papillon
with Ellen Froese
Friday, November 22, 2019, 8:30pm
Gabrielle Papillon has been touring and playing music full time since 2010. She has had consistent national radio play and support from CBC Radio, in Canada, with songs in regular and high rotation. She has also had a few spotlight plays on BBC Radio 6, and her last album charted on Canadian national campus radio, CBC Radio 2, and the international iTunes Singer-Songwriter charts.

Lou-Adriane Cassidy
Friday, November 29, 2019, 8:30pm
Following the breakthrough success of her first two singles “Ça va ça va” and “Ce qu’il reste”, Quebec City-based Lou-Adriane Cassidy presents her anticipated debut album “C’est la fin du monde à tous les jours”. A finalist at Quebec’s star-making competitions Festival de la Chanson de Granby and Les Francouvertes, she’s been an artist to watch for countless tastemakers.

Geneviéve et Alain
Friday, December 6, 2019, 8:30pm
Geneviève & Alain offer up a world of folk filled with harmony and emotion. The two singer-songwriters come together in perfect unity to offer audiences a blend of guitar (Alain), piano (Geneviève) and comforting vocals.

Silent Winters
Friday, December 13, 2019, 8:30pm
Olenka Bastian and Jonathan Chandler are Silent Winters, an Ottawa folk duo with a warm, intimate repertoire born of cold months and fireside contemplation. Channeling a musical chemistry perfected while harmonizing as lead singers in rock outfit Amos the Transparent, Olenka and Jonathan craft pared-down, acoustic compositions supporting pure vocals and heart-melting lyrics.

Rachel Beck
Friday, February 21, 2020, 8:30pm
Glowing with catchy pop hooks, Rachel Beck’s distinctive piano melodies and emotive vocals are captivating audiences across Canada. The PEI songwriter’s first single, Reckless Heart, hit #1 on the CBC Music Top 20 in March 2018 after earning the most online votes for six weeks straight. Beck’s multi award-winning debut lures the listener into an ethereal and enveloping soundscape, as the songs take one on a trek across a wide emotional range – from regret and grief to wonder and joy.

Jan. 17 @ 8:00 PM
Downtown Rideau Presents Fridays at the Fourth

Other date(s):

  • January 2020
    • Jan. 24 @ 8:00 PM
    • Jan. 31 @ 8:00 PM
  • February 2020
    • Feb. 7 @ 8:00 PM
    • Feb. 14 @ 8:00 PM
    • Feb. 21 @ 8:00 PM
    • Feb. 28 @ 8:00 PM
  • March 2020
    • Mar. 6 @ 8:00 PM
    • Mar. 13 @ 8:00 PM
    • Mar. 20 @ 8:00 PM
    • Mar. 27 @ 8:00 PM
  • April 2020
    • Apr. 3 @ 8:00 PM
    • Apr. 10 @ 8:00 PM
    • Apr. 17 @ 8:00 PM
    • Apr. 24 @ 8:00 PM
  • May 2020
    • May. 1 @ 8:00 PM
    • May. 8 @ 8:00 PM
    • May. 15 @ 8:00 PM
    • May. 22 @ 8:00 PM
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