The CHEO BBQ is back to an in-person event for the 32nd anniversary and packed full of entertainment and fun with plenty to do for all ages! Our main goal is hosting a giant backyard BBQ to raise funds for CHEO. It's really that simple! 

  • Silent Auction (come browse!)- 9am start
  • Family Zone with crafts, games and entertainment (schedule below- it’s going to be great!)- 8:30am start
  • BBQ Tent (Food! Beverages! Music!)- 11am start
  • 5k Walk/Run (registration/fee to participate, free to watch and cheer!)- 8:30am start
  • Volleyball Tournaments (pre-registration/fee to participate, free to watch and cheer!)- 9am start

Family Zone Schedule/Activities

Getting There

Location813 Shefford Road, Gloucester, ON K1J 8H9 on Shefford Fields (behind arena
Parking: Street, Residential (use of arena lot is not permitted due to tournaments)


The below is from 2023 as an example, 2024 is yet to be confirmed!

Inside the Tent: 
8:30am – 9:30am TBD
9:30am – 10:00am Kids Yoga
10:00am – 11:00am Little Ray’s Reptiles
11:00am- 12:00pm – Orleans School of Rock 
12:00pm-12:45pm – Mad Science
1:00pm- 2:00pm – Dr. Kaboom
Around the Event:
10:00am – 11:00am – K2 Martial Arts
10:00am – 12:00pm – Bubbles Birthdays
11:00am – 1:00pm – SpiderMan 
Throughout the Day:
Bubbles Birthdays 
Flyers All-Starz Cheerleading
2020 CHEO BBQ Plan B(BQ) Virtual Event
The priority is to spread the CHEO BBQ spirit while raising money for CHEO. If you have funds to spare right now to support CHEO, we invite you to donate through our website.
Not able to  make it to Ottawa? Be sure to share the CHEO BBQ love June 10th by posting and tagging your photos & videos on social media. #CHEOBBQ #MYOTTAWA 
Stay safe, happy and healthy and remember- keep BBQ-ing!