This night tour near Ottawa has you paddling through a maze under a meteor shower

Stargazing in the summer is about to get even more magical, as you can see a meteor shower from a glittering water maze near Ottawa. The annual Perseid meteor shower will light up the sky next week, and you can take a nighttime tour at Éco-Odyssée for a better glimpse of nature’s light show. From … Read more

11 epic festivals and events to experience in Ottawa before the end of summer

If you thought all the best summer festivals and shows in Ottawa were behind you, think again. From an anticipated fireworks event and competition to multiple theme parks full of rides and immersive art experiences, you could have a busy month ahead of you. Here are eleven festivals and events in the Ottawa area that … Read more

The Capital Pride Festival returns to Ottawa this summer and here’s what to expect

While most of the country celebrates 2SLGBTQ+ Pride events in June, Ottawa’s Capital Pride returns in August after two years of virtual celebrations. Grab your favorite rainbow outfit as the pride festival is even bigger this year and you can join in the love and celebrations between August 21 and 28. You can show your … Read more

This haunted attraction near Ottawa opens for a 2-day sneak peek and it looks terrifying

Are you afraid of the dark? If you like a good scare and can’t wait for the spooky season, a two-day spooky event is coming up in Ottawa soon. A Midsummer Night’s Scream at Saunders Farm returns on August 12 and 13 and is teeming with witches, pigmen and other creepy characters. This farm is … Read more

This haunted attraction near Ottawa opens for a 2-day sneak peek and it looks terrifying

Are you afraid of the dark? If you like a good scare and can’t wait for the spooky season, a two-day spooky event is coming up in Ottawa soon. A Midsummer Night’s Scream at Saunders Farm returns on August 12 and 13 and is teeming with witches, pigmen and other creepy characters. This farm is … Read more

7 things to do in Ottawa this weekend if you can’t say no to an epic summer event

Summer is in full swing and that means Ottawa is bustling with festivals, shows and exhibits. From immersive arts experiences to food and drink festivals and sporting events, this weekend is packed with fun things to do in the capital. Relax during the week as there are so many epic events happening in Ottawa this … Read more

A new Van Gogh experience is coming to Ottawa and it’s like walking through his paintings

You can immerse yourself in the works of the artist Vincent van Gogh and walk through his paintings at Van Gogh 360 in Ottawa. His famous works of art are projected on life-size screens that completely immerse you in every brushstroke. This magical art exhibition opens on July 23 and runs every Thursday and Saturday … Read more

8 things to do in Ottawa this weekend if you want to soak up the sun

Whether you’re looking for a way to warm up or cool down your summer days, there are many fun events and activities in Ottawa for you to soak up the sun. From city bike rides and scenic river paddles to rooftop party terraces and fun picnics, there’s no shortage of things to do this summer. … Read more

Ice Age animals come to life in Ottawa and beyond with this augmented reality app

If you want to chill out this summer, you can learn about the Ice Age animals and bring them to life with just your phone. Thanks to the Canadian Museum of Nature, there’s a new app that lets you hang out and take photos with Ice Age creatures, both extinct and still alive. You can … Read more

6 Ways To Celebrate Your Bachelorette Party In Ottawa For An Unforgettable Day With Your Girls

If you’re looking for a fun way to celebrate with a group in Ottawa and not just go out for drinks, you’re in luck. The city and surrounding region have a number of tours and activities that are a great way to commemorate your upcoming wedding. You may want to spend the day drinking drunken … Read more