If you haven’t checked out the fall colours in Gatineau Park yet, the long weekend is looking like the perfect time to go!
Ottawa Art Gallery
We have arrived at the first of the beautiful October weekends. The leaves are changing colour, the days are growing shorter, and the nights are getting cooler, yet one thing remains the same: there is still so much to do out and about in this fine city. With so much on the go, we won’t waste any time. Here you have it, folks, the down low on what is up this weekend in Ottawa.
These kids will hem and haw over the short films and TV episodes before they present awards to the winning filmmakers later that evening at OIAF Awards Ceremony the National Arts Centre.
Through the eyes of an Indigenous woman raising two young sons, the events surrounding Colten Boushie’s are chronicled in this documentary. At the centre is the catalyst for much of the activism and international support that’s erupted since Boushie’s death: his cousin Jade Tootoosis.
Asinabka Festival presents Indigenous film and media arts from the world’s most interesting indie artists—08.07.19 to 08.11.19
The eighth annual festival presents an impressive program of Indigenous film and media arts, allowing independent artists to show their best works that examine Indigenous issues and topics in Algonquin Territory and around the world.
Several elements conspired towards this difficult decision, including the sudden collapse of Maker Media in June, the parent company behind Maker Faire’s brand.
To help you make your choices, Apt613 has assembled an experienced team of volunteer reviewers:
This weekend rests on the cusp of May into June and is jam packed full of fun. A weekend so full, it is impossible to do it all, so we’ve put together this handy little guide to the weekend’s best. Get a pen and paper ready: it’s time to plan and maximize on the good times.
In the Making is an interdisciplinary exhibition featuring the work of ten BEING Studio artists. The exhibition opens May 16 and runs until May 26 at the Galerie Annexe at the Ottawa Art Gallery.
Baltic-Nordic Film Festival 2019 screenings will take place March 20-24 at the Alma Duncan Salon.
February may be a short month, but the weekends are making up for lost time by being chock full of fun things to do.
If you are brave enough to face the frigid winds of this Ottawa winter, there are plenty of things to do out in the big wide world.
This biennial awards program showcases the best in Canadian urban design with winning projects from Charlottetown to Vancouver, and is entirely free.
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!
Digi60 Film Fest creates opportunities for Ottawa’s new and emerging filmmakers—12.20.18 to 12.23.18
The Digi60 Filmmakers’ Festival creates opportunities for the city’s new and emerging filmmakers. It takes place December 20-23.