Over 10,000 people crowded Parliament Hill to Marie-Mai, Cœur de Pirate, Shawnee, K’naan, Alan Doyle, The Strumbellas, Crystal Shawanda, Brett Kissel, William Prince and *gasps* Ryan Reynolds.
Travis Facette: “It’s a phenomenal, hilarious show… that you shouldn’t be scared of it.”
With construction set to begin in 2019, forcing the building to close for at least 10 or as many as 20 years, the heart of Parliament Hill is turning Ottawans into tourists in their own town.
There’s a free show on Parliament Hill this week. La chanteuse Ariane Moffatt va donner un concert gratuit à Ottawa ce mercredi soir.
100in1Day is happening this Saturday, June 2.
There is a huge need to continue to improve safe cycling in the downtown core, and to provide cycling opportunities for people in rural or remote communities too.
Jane’s Walk is a festival of free walking tours happening Ottawa-Gatineau on May 5 and 6, 2018
These five Jane’s Walk guides ask “what’s in a name?” when they tell the stories behind street names and public spaces.
These were the most eye-catching images shared by @apt613 on Instagram.
Admission to the NHL-sized rink is free but you’ll need to make a reservation first.
Sakchin Bessette is Moment Factory’s Creative Director responsible for Kontinuum, a crazy underground experience in the future Lyon LRT Station.
The streets of Ottawa were bustling this weekend as onlookers enjoyed Kumo, the giant spider, and Long Ma, the horse-dragon. After several confrontations throughout the weekend, the two faced off in an epic battle Sunday night at the Canadian War Museum. La Machine, an Ottawa 2017 event, will be one for the books for sure.
Alright Ottawa, time to get ready for Canada Day! This year is going to be bigger and better than ever before as we celebrate 150 years since confederation. With so much going on, we decided to share some of our picks for your best bets this long weekend! So don your red and white and go celebrate!
The list of signature events is impressive. Having perused the line-up, here is an early roundup of Ottawa 2017’s standout events. Expect more programming to be announced in the coming months.
The plan itself spans 140 pages, so we’ve done you a favour in presenting you with the ‘Coles Notes’ highlights.