Canada stand up. “We The North” Dance Party with DJs Adam Saikaley and Jimmy C takes flight at Babylon on Friday, July 1st. The night will feature an All-Canadian soundtrack showcasing Canadian music pioneers Drake, Bieber and The Weeknd (of course) in full rotation, as well as playing tracks by national groundbreakers like Kardinal, Sloan, Choclair, Metric, and A Tribe Called Red to name a few.


This Saturday, we’ve got the Antique crew on board with Ben Duncan handling MC duties for all the play by plays, and like last time all proceeds from this event are goin straight to OSCA. Shaq France and Boston based producer Manitee are taking over at midnight to keep it rolling. Doors at 10.


It’s #Glowfair time! Come see Bank Street transformed into a weird and wild spectacle of lights and sounds! Friday, June 17th, come dance the night away to all best 90’s–early 2000’s hip hop, R&B and dance party anthems from our fav era! DJs Palm D’or and special guest Krispy Pata of Toronto’s Phèdre and Hooded Fang will be throwing down ALL the hits!

Then on Saturday, June 18th The Queer Mafia presents Oh My Jam, featuring big tunes by Salvation Army, DJ Tamika (NYC, 6IX) and High Fantasy.


The Electric Pow Wow featuring A Tribe Called Red’s own DJ NDN and Bear Witness remains one of Ottawa’s best dance jams. The guys travel the world selling out everywhere but always come back home to rock it @ Babs the second Saturday of every month. Its a complete honour to host this event. Come support and have fun at the EPW this Saturday, June 11th.


You’ve spent hours in front of the mirror. Rewinding the Youtube vids over and over again. Mentally preparing yourself for the perfect moment. Well now is the time to unleash those moves!! The running man, lean & dab, that single ladies thing Beyonce does, whatever it may be… we want to see those moves!

GRILLZ returns with a vengeance on Friday, June 10th to bring you DANCE WARS – an informal Dance Competition. We’ll be playing all the new dance sensations alongside our regular programming of new Rap, RNB and Twerk.

Music Provided by Devin Atherton & Max Zims.


WHIP WHIP…WHIP! A new summer monthly reggae pop dance party. We’ve got Peter NautyNyce MakSheldon Selekta Shellz Williams playing it all from Dancehall to club anthems, Soca, Reggaeton & R&B. join us on Thursday, June 9th!