The immersive art experience King of Chlorophyll: Imago opens this season of Chamberfest, and will take place at the Just Food Community Farm, where visitors can listen to music while spendinfg time on the farm.
After launching in Montréal, Adventure City Games has expanded to Ottawa and creates unique experiences that allow you to explore a city using your smartphone. The adventures are billed as a mix of treasure hunt, walking tour, and escape room all enjoyed in the great outdoors.
On August 31, pop-punk band Set It Off will be in Ottawa for their Elsewhere tour. I was lucky enough ask vocalist Cody Carson about their music evolution, how COVID affected the trio’s music-making, and their latest album.
Foodsharing Ottawa is a volunteer-run organization that works with local businesses and grocery stores to arrange pick-ups and drop-offs of extra food for charities and people in need.
This year marks the 10th birthday of Hummingbird Chocolate! Started by two local entrepreneurs, the chocolate craft has grown from a tiny artisan production into a world-recognized, award-winning company.
In honour of their 50th anniversary and the generosity of Marina Kun and her family, Chamberfest will feature a special event celebrating Kun Shoulder Rest on July 30.
Welcome to your grandma’s living room. This is Nan’s Parlour, a new concept bar and restaurant in the Byward Market, right by the Heart & Crown on Clarence street.
Andrew Grosvenor: “ROAMER is informed in large part by dreams, rumination and the power of memories and our own histories.”
Mazépis only uses fresh and natural ingredients, favouring citrus and vinegar for preservation. With an overwhelmingly positive community response from the very start, Mazépis expanded its range of products, adding signature hot sauces made with scotch bonnet peppers, and are now serving hot meals with chicken, rice, and plantain.
Club SAW will host not one but TWO great underrated unique rock bands Thursday night when NOBRO and the OBGMs co-headline a double-barrelled shot of punk at the intimate venue as part of their Stay Rad Tour.
“It’s really satisfying to push yourself,” 14-year-old Charlotte Leluan says about skateboarding. As the first woman skater sponsored by Top of The World’s revamped Flow Team, a small group of very talented local skateboarders, Leluan’s in good company.
We now have our very own superhero in the 613! Ottawa SpiderMan records personalized video messages for kids and adults in a professional SpiderMan costume all while supporting multiple local charities.
Ottawa’s fashion scene will gather on Friday, May 13, for the Grande Premiere, the annual fashion show by the Richard Robinson Academy of Fashion Design, showcasing original student designs.
Gig Pick: Master guitarist Stephane Wrembel to perform at Red Bird, giving us music no one else can—May 4, 2022
Specializing in the style of legendary composer-guitarist Django Reinhardt, Stephane Wrembel is one of the most highly regarded guitarists in the world. On Wednesday, May 4, he will be at Red Bird on a solo tour, performing 17 preludes for guitar called Django Impressionist. He is the only one in the world who can perform this material.
Why do big box retail malls look the way they do? Do they need to be that way? Can they become a neighbourhood hub instead of an endless sea of parking lots and shopping carts? Residents around Ottawa’s South Keys shopping centre think they can and should, and are working to make that happen.