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Canada Day

Canada Day at the Bank of Canada Museum

Canada Day on the Hill is fun, but you need a break. Drop into the Museum for family activities, trivia, crafts, photobooth and giveaways. There’s plenty to keep the kids busy and you can learn a thing or two taking our trivia challenge. Dry, cool and FREE! Open 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. See our […]

Pre-Canada Day Parking Lot Party

Join us at the Heart and Crown – Byward for a family friendly kickoff to Canada Day. DJ Grusm will be spinning atop “Hank”, Red Bull’s fully loaded car, complete with a bangin’ sound system. Informal hangs in the parking lot (78 Murray street) with pals.

Mizizi Day Party

Come celebrate Canada Day weekend with us for a day filled with the best African and Caribbean food, cheap drinks and lots of dancing and celebrating. Time: 2PM to 7PM Where: The Hudson (1/2 Rideau Street #158) When: Sunday June 30th You can expect: Fantastic food from Ottawa’s best vendors Great music Live entertainment Good […]

Unisong Sings!

The Unisong Choral Festival brings choirs from across Canada together to showcase Canadian unity! Join a selection of this year’s festival choirs for a free one-hour performance of their favorites songs. The concert includes performances from the Cantares Latin Choir (Alberta), Georgian Bay Children’s Choir (Ontario) and Camrose and Area Children’s Choirs. The concert will […]

Oh Manada!

BoylesqueTO, Canada’s premiere all-male burlesque troupe, will perform its signature show Oh Manada! in Ottawa at Maverick’s on Friday, June 28th! In this cheeky (pun intended) cabaret revue that has been thrilling North American audiences since 2010, the boys of BoylesqueTO will strip down all of your favorite Canadian icons and slather them with maple […]

Hello My Name Is… Strawberry

In honour of the Canada Day long weekend, a simple preparation. Cheesecake Strawberries 1 pint local strawberries ½ cup spreadable cream cheese 1/3 cup icing sugar (to taste) 2 Tbsp orange liqueur or orange flower water or 2 drops orange extract Rinse berries. Slice off the hull, allowing the strawberries to sit upright. Cut a […]