MAKING YOUR CUT COUNT AT ANY TIME: Hair Donation Ottawa has evolved into a year-round fundraiser where you can make a difference in the lives of children and youth in our community living with cancer. Donate your hair or beard trimmings and raise funds for ground-breaking cancer research at CHEO, empower kids and youth going […]
Ottawa Chamberfest presents Musical Imaginations on September 11th at 10:30 at the Shenkman Arts Centre as part of their Sensory Friendly Concerts. This performance is in-person only and features cellist Beth Silver and pianist Jenna Richards as they explore the moods, images, and feelings music stirs in our imaginations. At Chamberfest’s Sensory Friendly Concerts, artists create welcoming concerts […]
Carbide Willson Ruins is a fun family hike in the Gatineau Park that the kids are sure to enjoy! Carbide Wilson Ruins area historical gem by the shores of Meech Lake in the Gatineau Park. You can visit the ruin and view the Meech Lake falls. To visit the ruins, you need to take trail […]
It’s almost the season for apple picking in the Ottawa area, here is a list of where to go for this great family outing. It is recommended to call ahead of time for apple picking conditions Avonmore Berry Farm 16365 Fourth Rd, Avonmore, ON, K0C 1C. 613-346-5414 Cannamore Orchard 1480 County Road 32, Crysler, ON, K0A 1R0. 613-448-3633 Dekok Family Berry […]
The Gatineau Hot Air Balloon Festival 2021 will be held from Thursday September 2nd to Monday September 6th 2021 at La Baie park in Gatineau. Come with your children to watch a spectacular hot air balloon lift off or simply enjoy any of the shows and activities offered during the weekend. This year will mark […]
5 kid friendly trails in the Gatineau park Sugarbush trail is considered one of the best trails for toddlers. It takes about 45 minutes to complete, has no steep slopes, is stroller friendly, is located close to the visitor centre with indoor bathrooms and water fountains. It is also possible to hike on Sugarbush trail in […]
The Canadian Museum of Nature in partnership with Little Rays Reptile presents Owls Rendez-Vous, an outdoor exhibition that will allow guests to come face to face with live owls. The cost of the exhibition is included with museum admission. For more information on the exhibition, the Canadian Museum of Nature’s official website.
A Midsummer night’s scream is on Friday the 13th (and Saturday 14th) of August To kick off their 30th Haunting Season, Saunders Farm is introducing Midsummer Night’s Scream on Friday the 13th (and Saturday the 14th). Come and enjoy The Coven, Shambles, the NEVER-BEFORE-SEEN Sawmill, Street Theatre, Jumbo Jumpers and much more! Tickets can be […]
The Kanata Funfair is back this Friday July 30th until August 8th at Walter Baker Park!
Fairytale Princess Parties Ottawa will be at Commissioner’s Park on Canada Day for a meet and greet! Have your picture taken with a princess from 11am to 12pm. This is a FREE event! Check out their website for more information!
Even if the official Canada Day celebrations in Ottawa have been cancelled for a second year due to COVID-19, Heritage Canada is setting up a virtual Canada Day! You can download the celebration kit online that will include interactive, creative and educational activity packs for the whole family and share your experience. On Canada Day, […]
BE PART OF HISTORY! InterZip Rogers is the first interprovincial zip line! It allows riders to zip above the Ottawa River at more than 40 km/h on 430 metres of thin steel cable! You can ride this interprovincial zip line until October 1st 2021 from 10am to 5pm on weekdays and from 9am to 6pm […]
Join the Snow Queen on Saturday June 19th for a special meet and greet at Centennial Park in Manotick! She will be there between 1:00 pm and 1:45pm for pictures and songs.RAIN DATE: June 26.
Strawberry picking season is here!!!! The season usually starts mid June until mid July however, it is best to call before going to make sure the conditions are right. Acorn Creek Garden Farm; 928 Acorn Creek Road, Carp. 613-836-2613 Avanmore Berry Farm; 16365 4 Road, Avomore. 613-346-2336 Duquette Strawberries; 2236 Champlain, Clarence Creek. 613-488-3284 Ferme […]
With this heat, why not spend the day cooling off and relaxing on one of these 5 kid-friendly beaches in the Ottawa area! Brittania Beach on Carling Avenue is located on the Ottawa River at Brittania Bay. The beach is maintained by the city of Ottawa and is great for the whole family to enjoy. […]
The DRIVE-IN EXPERIENCE OTTAWA is back this summer with 2 locations! Enjoy a movie night and other events this summer from the comfort and safety of your vehicle! East End location is at RCGT Park parking lot located at 300 Coventry Court. West End location is at Wesley Clover Parks located at 401 Corkstown Road […]
2020 Campfires were so popular that Saunders Farm is bringing them back for the 2021 season! You can now book Campfires to enjoy with your family or loved one. The amazing experience is great for families or couples who want to get outdoor to enjoy a campfire! There are many different packages that you can […]