September 14, 2024

10am - 6pm

Shaw Centre, Ottawa

Heating Up The Capital 2024








40 hot sauce makers are ready to tantalize your taste buds!

This is an opportunity for producers of hot sauce and spicy foods to showcase their product to true lovers of heat.

As the ultimate gathering for spice lovers, Heating up the Capital invites the taste makers of the bold and flavorful to exhibit and showcase their products to many potential new customers.

Whether you are an established name, or a start-up looking for exposure, Heating up the Capital can help boost your sales and raise awareness of your products.

Ottawa’s first hot sauce expo in Sept 2021 had over 900 people attend and many vendors sold out!  2022 and 2023 were just as SPICY!!!

The entire festival area is licensed for alcohol and the guests will have room to sit and enjoy food and beverages. 




Heating up the Capital 4 will showcase the BEST hot sauce makers in Canada. 

If you love hot sauce, Ottawa’s 4th Annual Hot Sauce Expo is where you want to be.  Sampling will be allowed.

2023 makers