2020 Santa Shuffle

The Salvation Army and Running Room is celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Santa Shuffle 5 Km Fun Run and 1 Km Elf walk. In order to keep participants safe, they have reimagined the 2020 Santa Shuffle to be a virtual race from Dec 5th to Dec 12th. You can run or walk from any location you […]

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Upcoming Christmas Activities in Ottawa

With the holiday season around the corner, there are tons of activities to enjoy with the kids in the Ottawa area to get in the Christmas spirit all while maintaining physical distancing! Christmas Lights Across Canada is being transformed for its 2020 but will take place from November 30th to January 7th 2021. The Cumberland […]

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List of 2020 Santa Claus Parades in the Ottawa area

COVID has unfortunately caused many parades to cancel, however, some will have a drive-thru  experience. Saturday November 28th at 5pm: Drive-Thru Santa Claus Para of Lights – Pembroke Saturday December 5th at 5pm: Richmond Santa Claud Parade Saturday December 12th at  6pm: Navan Fair Holiday Celebration “UPSIDE DOWN” Parade. Saturday December 12th at 7 pm: 11th […]

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Magic of Lights

Magic of Lights at Wesley Clover Parks

Pile everyone in the car! Magic of Lights at Wesley Clover Parks is back for the 2020 edition, and it’s the perfect activity to enjoy the beautiful lights all while maintaining social distances!     Magic of Lights is 2 kilometer drive through with nearly one million twinkling lights of spectacular displays and animations. This is […]

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26th annual Pumpkin Fest at Proulx Farm

The 26th annual Pumpkin Fest at Proulx Farm will be held from September 2oth to October 31st 2020. Children of all ages will love seeing the farm transformed into a giant Halloween playground! Activities for the 26th annual Pumpkin Fest at Proulx Farm include: Face-painting artists Hay structures Tree house and slides John Deere tricycle […]

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Haunting Season at Saunders Farm

Haunting Season at Saunders Farm

Haunting Season will still be open this year from September 26th to October 31st 2020. However, attendance is limited and tickets need to be purchased in advance. This years outdoor activities will include: The Haunted Hayride which is mildly scary, but if the kids (or parents) are nervous you can take the pumpkin patch hayride. Pumpkin Hayride where you […]

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The Cube School

Register your child to the best Learn to Code program; small groups with live instructors; kids and teens participate from the safety of their home in our Technology Virtual Programs: Learn to code, Video game design, Minecraft & Roblox Modding, Digital Art. After school, weekend, and Home-School programming. Reserve your spot today! For more information […]

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Back to School Books

Here are 7 great back to school books to help your child understand the “new normal” school year! 1/ School is Different This Year and That’s OK! 2/ We Can’t Mask Our Excitement! 3/ My Teacher’s Mask: Back to School During COVID-19 4/ Heroes Wear Masks: Elmo’s Super Adventure 5/ When Virona the Corona Came […]

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Science Saturdays!

Frontier College Ottawa, in partnership with Let’s Talk Science in Ottawa, is offering Science Saturdays, a weekly online literacy and STEM program for children ages 4 to 10. Sessions are held every Saturday morning at 10:00 am on ZOOM. Each session includes one reading and one STEM-related craft centred around a common theme. All activities […]

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5 kid friendly trails in the Gatineau park

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 […]

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Dino Dana The Movie

Dino Dana The Movie finds 10-year-old Dana, who sees dinosaurs in the real world, completing an experiment that asks where all the kid dinosaurs are. To find the answer, Dana, her older sister Saara, and their new neighbours Mateo and Jadiel go on a dinosaur journey bigger than anything Dana has ever faced before. The […]

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Camping Essentials at Amazon.ca

It’s camping season and Amazon has everything you need to make your family camping trip an unforgettable one!! COLEMAN CABIN CAMPING TENT FOLDING OUTDOOR CAMPING CHAIR OUTDOOR LED CAMPING LANTERN FOLDING TABLE 6 FEET WITH 6 CHAIRS PORTABLE PROPANE BBQ COLEMAN PACK AWAY DELUXE KITCHEN OUTDOOR 1 PERSON TABLE SET OUTDOOR PROPANE SINGLE BURNER COLEMAN […]

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Pirate Life in Ottawa

Pirate Life in Ottawa is a 75 minute interactive pirate-theatre cruise on a real pirate ship! Kids and adults receive a new pirate name, dress up in pirate gear & face painting tattoos will be done at home prior to the sailing to limiting interaction with cast. PLEASE NOTE: Face coverings are required for Cast […]

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My Ottawa Pass

In order to support our local economy as we recover from COVID-19, Ottawa Tourism is introducing a local savings passport. #MyOttawa Pass This FREE pass is available to all Ottawa locals. All you need to do is sign up on the Ottawa Tourism website and then present your offer at any of the participating businesses […]

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