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. OttawaStart.com 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.