Happy Canada Day and Free Friday!!!

What better way to celebrate Canada Day tomorrow then with a plan for free activities going on throughout the City! Ottawa is the spot to be for Canada Day so get out and enjoy the great weather and celebrations! Ottawa Jazz Festival - all Jazz Festival concerts are totally FREE tomorrow for Canada Day. The [...]

Happy Canada Day and Free Friday!!! 2017-04-11T21:43:54-04:00

Possible Schools Under Review for Closure in the West-End

There may possibly be as many as six of 22 schools up for closure after a review this year. After evaluating low registration numbers compared to school's capacity, the Ottawa Carleton District School Board has decided to review the schools and their attendance  versus capacity levels. The following are schools in the west-end that will [...]

Possible Schools Under Review for Closure in the West-End 2017-04-11T21:43:54-04:00

Free (or Almost Free) Friday!

Looks like it's going to be a beautiful weekend here in Ottawa so be sure to get out and enjoy one of the many FREE events going on in our City! Italian Week - Honouring the culture, food, music and more of  the Italian heritage, this festival runs until the 19th of June and is [...]

Free (or Almost Free) Friday! 2017-04-11T21:43:54-04:00

Free (or Almost Free) Friday!

Well the weather looks like it's going to warm up just in time for a weekend filled with free activities in Ottawa. Here they are: Westboro Fuse - Celebrating the food and culture of one of Ottawa's most popular neighbourhoods. Running all weekend, there will be food, music, shopping, live performances and lots more. Something [...]

Free (or Almost Free) Friday! 2017-04-11T21:43:54-04:00

Main Street Market Band Release Party

Join the Main Street Market Band for it's release of its new EP on Friday June 10th at Pressed Cafe. Running from 8 pm to 10 pm they will be joined by special guest Ed Lister. $15.00 admission. ENJOY! Not to be missed. www.mainstreetmarketband.com http://pressed-ottawa.com/event/main-street-market-band-ep-release/

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Ottawa Farmer’s Markets

There are so many Ottawa Farmer's Markets to choose from so we thought we would put together a list so you can easily find them in your area along with their opening times and websites. If we've missed a good one please let us know and we will add it to the list. ByWard [...]

Ottawa Farmer’s Markets 2017-05-11T09:54:48-04:00

Free (or Almost Free) Friday!

There is loads to do in Ottawa for FREE this weekend and all of it sounds great! Try one of the events out and let us know what you think. Westfest - One of the most awaited festivals in Ottawa, this celebration of Westboro is totally FREE! This weekend from June 3 to 5 in Laroche [...]

Free (or Almost Free) Friday! 2017-04-11T21:43:54-04:00