On this week’s Urban Retail Walk, Bruce Burwell takes us north on Preston from Carling through Little Italy to Somerset, east through Chinatown past Bank all the way to Metcalfe, south towards the Museum of Nature, west on Gladstone and back to Preston.
Museum of Nature
At her latest exhibition, Shadowland, Lorraine Simms presents her artwork of the shadows of animals she’s traced at the Canadian Museum of Nature.
Summer is not over yet, so as the community’s vaccination numbers rise, take advantage of Ottawa’s hot summer days to soak up some sun, catch up with some friends, and get reacquainted with all the cool nooks and crannies of the city that we love! Stay safe, celebrate August, check in on your isolated friends and family, and take care of one another!
Here’s a peek at some of what’s happening around town this weekend.
This weekend marks the end of the year’s shortest month, which has managed to feel like the longest. We’ve almost come full circle, as we approach a full year in this weird pandemic world. With restrictions eased, there are in person events on the docket this weekend, complemented by a variety of online events if you aren’t yet ready to get back out there. Without further ado, here’s the lowdown on what’s up this weekend in Ottawa.
Anyone else lose track of time after a long weekend? This weekend roundup doesn’t pay attention to days of the week; rather, this weekend is about grooving to local music, enjoying local food and going on local adventures.
October is upon us! The most beautiful month of the year has arrived and the trees are ablaze with golden yellows, rusty oranges, and fiery reds. While this weekend’s forecast isn’t calling for 30-degree weather like the weekend past, it is a great opportunity to layer up in those comfy fall sweaters and scarves and get outdoors.
This weekend, you can eat, drink and enjoy the sights and sounds of Ottawa.
Welcome to a very special leap year edition of the Weekend Roundup! There is plenty going on around town to celebrate the occasion and, if you were short on ideas, we here at Apt613 have got you covered!
It’s a long weekend for many and there is plenty taking place all weekend long. Whether you’re celebrating with friends, exploring the city with family, or enjoying a special night with a loved one, here are some ways to make the most of this weekend.
Welcome to another winter weekend, folks! With any luck the weather will hold out and good thing too, as this weekend is full to the brim with things to get out and do!
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.
Well folks, after an exciting summer, we’ve reached Labour Day Weekend. Kids are heading back to school, pumpkin spice lattes are out, and it’s just cool enough for a sweater on your morning walk to work. But fear not! There’s still plenty to do and we’ve rounded up some of the best ways to spend your weekend.
It’s a bird! It’s a plane! No, it’s a pterosaur! Until September 2, visitors can learn about the flying reptiles who soared the skies for 150 million years in Pterosaur: Flight in the Age of Dinosaurs.
Nothing beats a summer weekend, and the weeks are beginning to feel shorter and shorter as the days get longer.