Happy holidays, folks! Around this time of year, no one is sure what day of the week it is and as such we have decided to write an extended Yuletide Roundup for you all. We’ve got the low-down on what is up this weekend, right through to New Year’s Eve.
Black Squirrel Books
After a month of writing, Apt613 checks in on local participants of National Novel Writing Month.
Welcome to the first snow covered weekend in the city. If the cold temperatures and slippery sidewalks aren’t enough to make you think like a bear and hibernate this weekend, there is plenty to do out and about in Ottawa. So get bundled up and get out there. We promise you it’ll be worth it!
We’ve found ourselves at the end of another rollercoaster week, and nothing warms the spirits (or your hands) like a jam packed weekend of events, shows, and laid back hangs with your nearest and dearest.
See the shows Apt613 contributors look forward to most in Ottawa-Gatineau!
SHIT HOT SHIT. From the Cambridge English Dictionary: “shit hot” (British English adjective UK, offensive) def: extremely good The Shit Hot Shit Show is a sketch variety show. It features stand up, improv and music along with as always sketches written and performed by the Shit Hot Shit Ensemble! LINEUP Host: […]
Art Preview: A dizziness of things I have not said at Cinqhole (formerly General Assembly)—08.30.19 & 08.31.19
A Dizziness of Things I Have Not Said is showing for two days only at Cinqhole (formerly General Assembly) for two days only.
The solstice is upon us. It is the first weekend of the summer and the city is alive with countless ways to celebrate the official arrival of this beautiful season.
June-uary? Forget that! There’s sunshine in the forecast and plenty to do!
Black Squirrel Books will be taking over the space to operate a satellite event venue.
The month of May has just blown by, and this weekend is going to be just as packed as every other weekend since the sun reappeared! The Tulip Festival is officially over, but tulips are still blooming all over the city, making for another colourful spring weekend. Get out there to enjoy them, and check out different corners of the city for some cool happenings.
It is finally spring in this wonderful city! It is time to get outside and enjoy the sunshine. There is plenty to get up to this weekend, and we know that you’re excited to get to it, so we’ve made this handy little list to get you started!
Shows are taking place May 10–12 at General Assembly, The Record Centre, Black Squirrel Books, and Queen Street Fare.
It’s technically the first weekend of spring, so the sun should be shining, the puddles will be forming, and Ottawaians (Ottawans?) may start to feel like spring will actually happen!
Beginning with simple coffee and snacks, the café has now expanded with coffee expert Stevie Pan at the helm. Black Squirrel now holds a liquor licence and their menu is expanding with a new kitchen in place.