News & Ideas
Austin is preparing for the release of his new single. He’ll be playing a show at House of Targ on August 24th.
Canadian rapper Cadence Weapon opens the Forest Stage at Arboretum Festival on Friday night.
Andrew Monro is Apt613’s correspondent at Impact Hub Ottawa, writing about the many innovators that call Hub home. Hub is a co-working space at 123 Slater Street for projects with a positive local and global impact. Online comment forums have an enduring reputation of not being a place where intelligent and civil human dialogue takes place (to put it mildly). It has […]
Earlier this year, Carleton University artist-architect Manuel Baez and glass artist Charlynne Lafontaine won a Heritage Canada national competition to design and construct an installation for the Portage Bridge Plaza. A sneak peek of the Gather-Ring was held at Makerspace North.
Greg Houston is an Ottawa based comic who has performed at just about every festival the city has to offer. This summer, he is the MC at Yuk Yuks Summer Comedy Competition.
It’s that time again, folks: the Weekend Roundup has arrived. Coming off a short week, we’ve a short list of this weekend’s goings ons for you.
This week on the podcast we’re talking to Pride’s Festival Producer, Mike Connors, to find out more about the week-long fest, which takes place August 21–27, 2017 all around Ottawa.
Soap2Hope is an Ottawa-based social enterprise, raising funds to provide clean and sustainable drinking water in the Mukuni Village, Zambia.
Photographer Jen Bernard met with Juicehead founder Sean Norton for a photo series and to learn about what led him to make the change from government work to cold-pressed juices. Visit her site to see more of her work. There is no recipe to life; no simple straightforward way to succeed, and what is success anyways? […]
HappinessHabits613 is a community-driven initiative to cultivate habits that support and promote happiness. Throughout August, the initiative includes events built around different things meant to help people intentionally and deliberately cultivate happiness.
InFocus will culminate in a photography exhibition on September 3 at Studio Sixty Six.
This Monday August 7, RCGT Park is literally going to the dogs. The Ottawa Champions are hosting Paws in the Park to welcome baseball fans and their furry best friends to enjoy a holiday day game in the sunshine.
Brew Donkey brewery tours are well established here in the beer community and in the local tourism sector. It’s a great concept, get on a classic yellow school bus to learn about beer and then visit breweries to put that knowledge to practical use. But now, Brew Donkey has a brand new tour bus and needs your help to name it!
Maeve Lalonde, who goes by Méabh (pronounced Meave), is an singer and songwriter based out of Ottawa and is hoping to release her first EP by Christmas of this year. She is a person of many talents that include open mic host, indie music songwriter and composer, and stand up comic. She’s graced the small […]
This week on the podcast, we take you on a spiritual journey with Zaum’s unique meditative mantra doom vibe and sound.