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!
New this year is a pre-festival bash at Queen St. Fare featuring Bangers & Mash alumni the Mackenzie Rhythm Section and Slack Bridges on Saturday, February 29.
Welcome to the first snow covered weekend in the city. If the cold temperatures and slippery sidewalks aren’t enough to make you think like a bear and hibernate this weekend, there is plenty to do out and about in Ottawa. So get bundled up and get out there. We promise you it’ll be worth it!
See the shows Apt613 contributors look forward to most in Ottawa-Gatineau!
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.
The days are growing longer and spring is just around the corner. In the wee hours of Sunday morn’, we will spring forward and the sun will set an hour later.
Watch this space while the Top 50 countdown continues daily until NYE.
Soul band Slack Bridges are taking their show to one of the biggest stages in the city with a concert at the National Arts Centre on December 7, 2018.
NAC Presents updated their listings overnight.
Here’s some great Canadian music to discover.
Ottawa’s second annual soul music festival sold out Black Squirrel Books and House of TARG.
Heads up: Organizers say tickets are moving fast and last year’s inaugural Bangers & Mash sold out in advance.
Le 14 avril prochain se tiendra la deuxième édition du festival Bangers and Mash. Au menu cette année, dix artistes (8 groupes et 2 djs) qui se partageront les scènes du House of Targ et du Black Squirrel Books.
Do you recognize that Centretown spot? The local speakeasy where Slack Bridges filmed scenes for their new music video?
Harea Band is performing at Babylon Nightclub (317 Bank St) with special guests Slack Bridges, Aspects & Jeff DeValk on March 2, 2018.