PHOTOS: Buskers of Winterlude



Hundreds bustled in and around Confederation Park Saturday afternoon as the second weekend of Winterlude festivities were underway.

Joining them were a group of musicians and buskers. stopped by to snap some photos.

Photos by Devyn Barrie

Related: OttawaStart’s guide to Winterlude 2017

L-R: Mohamed Mara, Olivier Landry and Estelle Lavoie jamming with percussion instruments just outside city hall. They are with the Baratanga entertainment company.

Estelle Lavoie takes a break from her instrument and dances.

Mohamed Mara offers his drum to a passing child.

A busker greets a child in Confederation Park. Using stilts, this busker towers at well over six feet tall.

The busker playfully takes hold of a passerby’s coat sleeve, starting a brief tug-of-war.

A busker pauses from drumming to look into the crowd.

This busker demonstrates a balancing act with glass balls as a crowd gathers around.

OttawaStart Staff


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