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Month-long events

We’ve got discounts, art and more, all month long during Support Local! All of the discounts and events listed below run from October 1-31, 2014, unless otherwise stated. And be sure to also check our events calendar for the daily Support Local events happening around the 613!


Humans of Troubadour
Troubadour Books and Records, 633 Somerset St.
A month long Instagram photo series featuring local community members and customers recommending a book or record from the shop. Customers may submit their own photographs to Instagram during October using the hashtag #humansoftroubadour .

town., 296 Elgin St
Vernissage: October 6, 5-7pm
Screen prints by Diane Bond. Working with vintage images of children at play, Diane loves cutting things up and putting them back together again in new and unusual ways. 10% of proceeds from art sales to go to 1squarefoot (

Light in the Darkness.
25One Community, 251 Bank St (2nd floor)
Vernissage: October 23, 5-7pm
Vivien Tytor’s art relates to the passage of matter, whether it is of the atmosphere, in nature, or within our conscious or unconscious mind. She considers the possibility that there is a resemblance between the charged particles of the earth’s atmosphere and the mysterious and minute charged particles that are within our brain.

One Year of #goodthingsottawa: Spreading the Psych in Real Life
The Studio Cafe, 1089 Somerset St W
October 19 – November 2
Vernissage: October 23, 8-11pm
A photo and art show celebration of the work and workspaces of Ottawa’s creative dreamers and doers, seen through Kristina Corre’s #goodthingsottawa lens.



T-shirts by Ben Jensen
Victoire Boutique, 246 Dalhousie St and 1282 Wellington St W
Antique Skate Shop, 9 Florence St
Head down to Victoire Boutique or Antique Skate Shop to get one of these limited edition Ben Jensen t-shirts.

Workshop and Fabrications
Workshop studio + boutique, 242 Dalhousie St
Fabrications, 1018 Wellington St W
When you spend $25 or more at Workshop or Fabrications during October, receive a coupon for a discount on your next purchase at the other shop.

Victoire and Hello Yellow
Victoire Boutique, 246 Dalhousie St and 1282 Wellington St W
Hello Yellow, 72 Mill St, Almonte
Make a purchase at Victoire in October and receive 15% off at Hello Yellow. And vice versa: make a purchase at Hello Yellow in October and receive 15% off at Victoire.

Mill Street Books and Kaleidoscope Books
Mill Street Books 
Kaleidoscope Books
These two bookstores are are working together to bring books to book lovers. For the month of October, pick up a bookmark from one bookstore and present it at the other for a 10% discount off regularly priced merchandise. Independents Matter. Support your local bookstore!

Maple Luscious Bath + Body Line
Fulton’s Pancake House & Sugar Bush, 399 Sugar Bush Rd, Pakenham
Holtz Spa, 45 Rideau St
Visit Holtz Spa and experience Fulton’s Maple Luscious Bath and Body Line in an amazing complimentary Maple Luscious Foot Treatment with any Holtz Facial Treatment (coupons available at Fulton’s). Upon completion of your Holtz Spa service, receive a coupon for further savings of 15% off when you visit Fulton’s Maple Shoppe.



‘we drink this city’
town., 296 Elgin St
Our handsome bartender will be mixing up some feature cocktails for the whole month using some great local products and suppliers. $2 from each cocktail sold goes to 1squarefoot.

Ottawa Craft Beer Coaster Collection
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Get your limited edition set of craft brew coasters created by VersaTile. Featuring six of your favourite local breweries, these coasters are made right here in the 613. Available only in October, with delivery in time for the holiday season!