The National March for Life Organizing Committee is finalizing details of the 2024 March so this schedule may change. Please check back regularly to check for current content.


Life On Film

On-Line Movie Screenings

Select Sundays Each Month

8:00 pm EST

Next screening will be on May 5 – a behind-the-scenes discussion of ROE Canada. 

Songs For Life Coffee House

Tuesday, May 7 @ 7:00 pm

St. Mary’s Church Hall

100 Young Street, Ottawa

‘Unthinkable’ Screening

Wednesday, May 8 @ 4:00 pm

Life On Film – In Person Screening:

Unthinkable – An Abby Johnson Film

With Special Guest: Abby Johnson

Location TBA

Seats are limited. Click here for more information.

Candlelight Vigil for Victims of Abortion

Wednesday, May 8 @ 9:00 pm

Mass at 7:30 pm St. Theresa Church (95 Somerset St W.) before the Candlelight Vigil.

Broadcast Live On EWTN

Human Rights Monument, Ottawa


Thursday, May 9

Prayer Services Throughout The City. Click here for more info.

May 9, 2024

National Mass For Life

10:00 am

Notre Dame Cathedral

Broadcast Live On EWTN

May 9, 2024

St. Patricks Basilica

10:00 am Mass

220 Kent St.Ottawa

May 9, 2024

St. Clement Parish

10 am Mass – Latin Mass

(528 Old St. Patrick St.Ottawa)

May 9, 2024

Prayer Service

Risen Christ Lutheran Church, 85 Leacock Drive, Kanata ON

10:00 am

All are welcome!

May 9, 2024

Ottawa March for Life Prayer Service

11:00 am Worship Service

St. Peter & St. Paul’s Anglican Church, 152 Metcalfe St, Ottawa, ON K2P 1N9

Pro-Life Expo

Thursday, May 9 from 10:00 am-10:00 pm and Friday, May 10 from 8:00 am-3:00 pm

200 Coventry Rd.,

The pro-life expo is an opportunity for attendees to connect with pro-life organizations & ministries. FREE to attend!

Click here for more information.

Rally & March On Parliament Hill

Thursday, May 9 @ 12:30 pm

12noon – Gather on the Hill

12:30pm – Rally Starts

1:30pm – March for Life through downtown Ottawa begins

2:30pm – Silent No More Awareness Testimonials

Live Broadcast On EWTN  – 11:30-4:00 pm

Closing Prayer Service on Parliament Hill

3:00 pm – Metropolitan Andrey Sheptytsky Institute

Rose Dinner Gala

Thursday, May 9

200 Coventry Rd.,

5:00 pm – Reception (also, visit our Pro-Life Expo, new this year).

6:30 pm – Dinner

With Speakers:

Abby Johnson, Former Planned Parenthood Clinic Director and Shawn Carney, Co-founder & CEO of 40 Days for Life

Youth Summit

Friday, May 10 @  8:00 Am- 3:00 pm

Live On

Ottawa Conference And Event Centre, 200 Coventry Rd., Ottawa

How to End the Killing Workshop: The role of victim photography to change hearts and minds

This event is optional and is open to all ages. The workshop will follow the Youth Summit.
May 10, 2:45-4:00pm
Ottawa Conference & Event Centre, 200 Coventry Rd., Ottawa
Hosted by the Canadian Centre for Bio-Ethical Reform