16 events you won’t want to miss this weekend in Ottawa

This weekend we have a wide variety of events in the capital. That takes in an impressive aerobatic show, a ribfest, a wellness fair, craft and handmade markets, dog fairs, races, a musical festival, some theater, an equestrian competition and even more. Check out this list! 1. Aero Gatineau Ottawa Above and Beyond. This isContinue reading “16 events you won’t want to miss this weekend in Ottawa”

16 events you won’t want to miss this weekend in Ottawa

Looking for ideas of what to do this weekend?? Check out this list of events. There are music festivals, food events, sports, markets, and street parties! There is no excuse to stay home! 1. Latin Sparks Festival. Canada’s largest Latin dance party was born in Ottawa in 2012 as a small gathering on Sparks StreetContinue reading “16 events you won’t want to miss this weekend in Ottawa”

10 events you won’t want to miss this long weekend in Ottawa

It’s September, and summer is slipping away very fast! Are you feeling the change? But it’s not over yet, so let’s continue making weekend plans to make the most of these last days of summer! Have a look at these events! 1. Hot Air Balloon Festival. This event in Gatineau is hotly anticipated at theContinue reading “10 events you won’t want to miss this long weekend in Ottawa”

8 events you won’t want to miss this weekend in Ottawa

We have arrived at the last weekend of August, and Ottawa still has a wide range of activities and events that you certainly will want to enjoy! If you want to receive information about events in Ottawa directly to your inbox, subscribe to our newsletter of events (orange square below). This subscription is different fromContinue reading “8 events you won’t want to miss this weekend in Ottawa”

8 events you won’t want to miss this weekend in Ottawa

I can’t believe that we are already in the middle of August! Let’s make the most of the last weeks of summer! Here is a list of events for this weekend in the capital region. 1. Capital Pride This event celebrates inclusion and diversity, and the 2SLGTBQ+ community. The main event is the colourful PrideContinue reading “8 events you won’t want to miss this weekend in Ottawa”

8 events you won’t want to miss this weekend in Ottawa

It’s the middle of the week, but are you already looking forward to the weekend? This weekend we have three cultural festivals: from India, Palestine and Greece, one big fair, a fireworks show that continues, a market, a street festival at Byward Market, and a multicultural festival in Gatineau. Check this list out! 1. The GreatContinue reading “8 events you won’t want to miss this weekend in Ottawa”

7 events you won’t want to miss this weekend in Ottawa

Two months ago, I started to post regularly on my Instagram account about the numerous events held in Ottawa in the summer. These weekly posts have been welcomed by my Instagram followers, so I decided to start doing the same thing on my website. If you are a newcomer in Ottawa or a long-time resident,Continue reading “7 events you won’t want to miss this weekend in Ottawa”

Four ways of camping in Canada if you haven’t done any yet

Since moving to Canada I have noticed that Canadians are crazy about camping. It’s perfectly understandable taking into account that Canada has astonishing landscapes, majestic, snow covered mountains, thick forests and beautiful lakes. Over the last year or so my family and I have tried four of the most popular ways to go camping inContinue reading “Four ways of camping in Canada if you haven’t done any yet”

6 amazing provincial parks for swimming and camping near Ottawa

This summer is the first one that my family and I are spending completely in Ottawa, and it’s been amazing! Now I understand when a friend of mine told me that summers in Ottawa are awesome and that I was really missing the best part of the year each time I flew away during theContinue reading “6 amazing provincial parks for swimming and camping near Ottawa”