Summer Solstice Indigenous Festival in Ottawa June 20 -25 9

Did you know… That June 21 is a significant date when Indigenous People across Canada traditionally gather and celebrate Summer Solstice, now officially declared National Aboriginal Day. For the past twenty years, National Aboriginal Day events in the National Capital Region have created an opportunity…

Garden Promenade

Stop. Plant a seed, pull some weeds. Stop and smell the roses. It’s National Garden Day in Canada, and in Ottawa we’re just a-bloom about it. National Garden Day is always the Friday before Father’s Day and it’s a special part of our Garden Days….

Review of BURN, written and directed by John Muggleton 5
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Review by Stacey Diffin-Lafleur Photos by Maria Vartanova John Muggleton has a sly sense of humour and he shows it off to perfection in his latest work, BURN, which I attended in December at the Avalon Studio on Bank Street. I didn’t really know what to…

Ottawa – You’ve never had anything like this! The Infinity Convention Centre 3
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In a world where convention centres are often big, impersonal concrete buildings, the Infinity Convention Centre stands alone   This new, $20M beauty of a building is located just minutes from downtown and the Ottawa International Airport. Upon entering I was dazzled by the marble foyer…

Sarah Smith - September 14 - LIVE on Elgin
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Sarah Smith is a woman who loves her job. Why? Because it’s what she lives and breathes. Sarah loves music. On September 14 Sarah will bring this love to Ottawa when she makes her debut on the LIVE on Elgin stage. “Music is everything for…

Building on their reputation "RichcraftLive"
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Last Thursday night as the Canadian Tire Centre was packed to honour Canada’s Tragically Hip, a new entity sprang to life, RichCraftLive. (#richcraftlive) RichcraftLive is the new partnerships between local builder Richcraft Homes and Live Nation Canada. The Richcraft Live platform is aimed to enhance…

Celebrating National Aboriginal Day with Festival and Competition Pow Wow 4
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June 17-19, Vincent Massey Park, Ottawa Recognized as an Aboriginal arts event with national significance, Summer Solstice Aboriginal Festival is proud to present a world-class showcase that fosters incredible energy and instills pride in the rich cultures of Canada’s First People embracing First Nations, Métis,…