This weekend marks the arrival of yet another COVID-19 lockdown in Ottawa. With stay-at-home orders in effect as of midnight last night, this weekend’s roundup will focus on things you can do within your own home and neighbourhood, as venturing out is not in the cards for the next while.
Whether you’re fitting in some shopping or enjoy the sights, this weekend has plenty of fun holiday options.
One sound recipe: Chef’s Table concert series at the NAC pairs amazing food with live music on the Rideau Canal
Spanning three weekends in September, the Chef’s Table series will showcase the work of well-versed Canadian culinary and musical creators. It takes place at the National Arts Centre’s 1 Elgin Restaurant terrace, overlooking the Rideau Canal.
Interview: Ottawa Arts Council award recipient Rebecca Noelle trades the big stage for a bedroom studio
Rebecca Noelle recently got some major local recognition, winning the Ottawa Arts Council’s 2020 Peter Honeywell Mid-Career award.
The Ottawa Arts Council announced its annual Arts Awards winners this week via social media.
See the shows Apt613 contributors look forward to most in Ottawa-Gatineau!
An interview with The Glorious Sons (9:30pm headliners) and roundup of the unmissable shows on Day 3 of Bluesfest.
A staggered schedule, the close concentration of venues, and short set-times are meant to make seeing bands easy. MEGAPHONO unfolds from February 7–9, 2019.
The 8th annual Winter Jazzfest is happening at La Nouvelle Scène from February 7–9, 2019.
The local soul-pop supergroup is performing at Irene’s Pub on Friday, January 18.
They are a Broadway musical on acid.
A highlight of the recently-announced Jazzfest lineup, Ottawa’s biggest soul-pop band are treating us to a new video.
More artists have been added to the series which already counts Gabrielle Shonk, Rebecca Noelle, Rose Cousins, and Randy Bachman among other well-known names and emerging artists booked to perform in the weeks and months ahead.
Winter Jazzfest is returning to La Nouvelle Scène Gilles Desjardins for 12 shows from February 8–10.
Head to the NAC Fourth Stage every Friday for upbeat shows and casual vibes.