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Welcome to Pembroke

Situated on the beautiful Ottawa River, Pembroke is a vibrant city of 14,000 that is renowned as “The Heart of the Ottawa Valley”.

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Choose Pembroke

Whether you're a new business or new resident, Pembroke is ready to welcome you with the resources you need.

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Run for Municipal Council

The next municipal election is on October 24. The deadline to file your nomination papers is August 19 at 2 p.m.

Available offices include: mayor, councillor, and school board trustee.

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Multicultural Festival

This year's festival will be an all-day event on Saturday, August 20.

Enjoy dance workshops, performances from local musicians and cultural artists, children’s workshops and activities, bouncy castles, henna tattoos, kite racing and more!

Throughout the day we will have local vendors and restaurants selling food, goods, and crafts of cultural significance.

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Experience Pembroke Dining

Get set for spring with tasty treats and dining options no matter what you're craving with dozens of options across the city.

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Visiting Pembroke

Discover the stunning beauty of the Ottawa Valley!

Nestled on the shores of the mighty Ottawa River, Pembroke boasts a blend of urban and rural to provide a truly unique experience. With all the accommodations, dining, and services you need and quick access to one-of-a-kind experiences across the Ottawa Valley, see why you need to make Pembroke your next vacation spot.

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