Holiday shopping really gets going this weekend across the 613, but there are also great theatre and music options if you’re looking to keep it cultural.
Happy Halloweekend, folks! It’s time to don that perfect costume and hit the town! There are plenty of frightfully fun things to do out and about on this spooktacular weekend, so we will get right to it.
The season opens with Moon Mission, a space-themed party on October 25th.
Start your Canada Day weekend off right at Nature Nocturne: Super Fly. Explore the new exhibition, Pterosaur: Flight in the Age of Dinosaurs. Enjoy fun activities. Dance under the Moon. And don’t miss the always popular DJ Battle at the Silent Disco. Must be 19 years or older.
Canada Day falls on a Monday this year, making this a special extended edition of the weekend roundup. Have fun, stay hydrated, and enjoy the long weekend!
Slip on your florals and “hippie chic”. Enjoy funky tunes, a live body-art demo, and even get inked at our airbrush tattoo station. Explore the world of botanicals and pollination with games and fun activities about plant sex and more. Check out the buzz in the salon at the launch of natureNEXT. Meet a new group of young professionals […]
Plunge into an ocean-inspired evening at Nature Nocturne – Ottawa’s coolest night out. Fun activities include the Sharkwater VR experience, mermaid acrobats, photobooth, Hot Seat discussions, live sea star station, and even seaweed tasting. Mermaid, sailor and pirate costumes encouraged! Last chance to visit the special live animals in Survival of the Slowest. Dance floors […]
March 29, 8 PM – midnight Immerse yourself in fantasy, fun and fact. Come dressed as your favourite mythical creature, such as a dragon or a unicorn. Enjoy diverse activities. Learn about amazing, real animals in Survival of the Slowest. Visit world-class galleries. Photo booth, dance floors, Aerial Antics dancers, and great DJ music too. […]
Come in from the cold and enjoy Ottawa’s hottest Friday night event. This month’s Nature Nocturne theme is Tropical Escape. Don a Hawaiian shirt or other tropical attire. Move to the rhythms of ska and reggae with live music by The Sentries. Challenge yourself in a fun game with insect-tasting. Stroll through our live butterflies exhibition […]
Happy weekend folks! Winterlude may have come and gone, but we’ve still got a few weeks of winter fun to enjoy!
Congratulations on surviving another wild week of #ottweather!
Nature Nocturne is an unforgettable experience that moves the body and stimulates the mind. This month’s theme is White Out. Wear some white for the night. Dig into snowy nature activities. See live animals. Escape to the “snowy” salon and melt into some great dancing, DJ music, brain teasers, and secret midnight surprise, compliments of Escape […]
There’s a lot to look forward to in 2019 (a certain blog is turning 10!) and this final weekend of 2018 is a great way to close out another exciting year in Ottawa. Read on for a roundup of New Year’s Eve events and have a fun, safe weekend!
Ahh the first weekend of December! Whether you’re looking to cozy up in front of a show (be it film, theatre or YouTube), or get out there to enjoy some holiday cheer, there’s something for everyone.
Haunted Houses and pumpkin carving parties may be at the very top of your to-do list this weekend, and if so, enjoy the heck out of that. If you’re still not sure what else there is to do, we’ve got your back. From a writing festival to choral music and an outdoor movie screening get out and about this weekend with your people and take in some of the nicer weather before the snow flies.