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Arctic enthusiasts can enjoy a new special exhibit featuring glimpses of life in Nunavut as the Museum’s northern programming continues in the permanent Canada Goose Arctic Gallery. Voices from Nunavut is a video project featuring photos and videos taken by northern youth from each of Nunavut’s 25 communities using iPads that had been provided to the youth to help capture daily experiences in Canada’s Arctic territory.
On Sunday morning, hundreds of people will be out to paddle, sail, row, motor and cruise the Ottawa River. A grassroots charity, Ottawa Riverkeeper, is hosting the parade which follows a route from downtown Ottawa to the Canadian Aviation and Space Museum.
Welcome to the weekend, folks! The seasons may not have officially changed, but the weather has taken the lead with cooler winds and shorter days. Celebrate the arrival of this blissful time of year with all sorts of great goings on in the capital this weekend.
This week on the show, we’re talking with the legendary subject of the 2012 Oscar-winning documentary Searching for Sugar Man, folk singer-songwriter Rodriguez.
Ottawa (de)tours is a different kind of guided tour company. Founded in 2014 by local social entrepreneurs and Hubbers Dan Monafu and Susan Johnston, the focus is on providing intimate tours that deconstruct the history of Ottawa and facilitate critical thinking about the past and present of our city (and country).
After four years running the very successful Facebook community, Lost Ottawa founder David McGee is releasing a book.
It’s the final long weekend of the summer but don’t despair. The end of summer doesn’t mark the end of great events, concerts and activities! With lots to look forward to in the coming weeks and months, let’s dive right into this weekend.
2017 marks the 140th anniversary of the first bicycle in the Nation’s Capital and apt613 is giving away two passes to the Bicycle Film Festival.
Sakchin Bessette is Moment Factory’s Creative Director responsible for Kontinuum, a crazy underground experience in the future Lyon LRT Station.
Once you’ve narrowed your neighbourhood down to two or three options, it’s time to start looking at some apartments.
In a summer workshop, Project Soundcheck asked professionals in Ottawa’s music industry if we could take steps towards making all venues safe spaces.
No Netflix? No problem. There are many free alternatives for you to enjoy the magic of Hollywood at home or out and about in Ottawa.
Here are a few apps and life hacks for the next time you’re at a grocery store in Ottawa.
The five-time Grammy winner and Blues Hall of Famer plays Algonquin Commons Theatre (1385 Woodroffe Ave) on Friday August 25.
There’s a new gallery in town. The Sussex Contemporary on Sussex Drive – just a few blocks from the National Gallery of Canada – will be opening its doors this Thursday August 24 with its first exhibition, The Inaugural Group Show.