When was Ottawa’s first pub built? Was there ever a nuclear reactor at Tunney’s Pasture? What is James Bond’s connection to the nation’s capital? One Ottawa man could confidently answer all three questions: Andrew King, local artist, animator, and history-sleuth-turned-author.
This week’s geotour starts and ends where the Rideau Canal enters the Ottawa River, just below the Chateau Laurier. The tour will feature a moderate walk or bike ride between two provinces and reveal the history of why the Rideau Canal ends where it does.
The winning photographs of the World Press Photo Exhibition 2019 will be on display in the Canadian War Museum until August 11.
Photos of America, Francesco Yates, Backstreet Boys and more from the closing day of Bluesfest 2019.
Some of the biggest names in hip-hop took the main stage at Bluesfest on Saturday night.
The heaviest night of Bluesfest saw bands such as Alexisonfire, TPain, The Offspring, The Dirty Nil and more.
Photos of Kane Brown, Shakey Graves, Murda Beatz and more from Day 7 of Bluesfest.
Photos of Logic, Ziggy Alberts, Garçons and more from Day 6 of Bluesfest.
There were fireworks, pyro, smoke, confetti, and much more on Day 5 of Bluesfest.
Photos from Moscow Apartment all the way to The Glorious Sons on Day 3 of Bluesfest.
Yungblud stole the show on Day 2 of Bluesfest
CHVRCHES, Alt-J, Nao, U.S. Girls, The Eagle River Singers, plus Little Steven & The Disciples of Soul made it into Apt613’s Day 1 photo gallery.
Apt613’s day planner, Spotify playlist, and an interview with CHVRCHES’s Martin Doherty.
For live music lovers, the countdown to Ottawa Bluesfest is like the countdown to Christmas, and as the days tick down, the anticipation builds.
Award-winning international theatre comes to town for the Ottawa Children’s Festival—05.08.19 to 05.12.19
The Ottawa Children’s Festival takes place at LeBreton Flats Park from May 8–12, 2019.