Songs My Mother Taught Me

Songs My Mother Taught Me is a musical tribute for Mother’s Day that will take place in the Southam Hall of the National Arts Centre on May 7th 2022 at 1:30pm.    This Mothers’ Day, join the NAC Orchestra and guest conductor Naomi Woo for 50 magical minutes of music that celebrate and honour mothers of every generation.  […]

Bugs Alive exhibition opens at Museum of Nature

Amazing leafcutter ants and other live creatures featured in Bugs Alive exhibition at Canadian Museum of Nature The Canadian Museum of Nature has some new residents, and some of them just can’t sit still. Leafcutter ants—industrious, remarkable insects that work around the clock —are the star attraction in Bugs Alive, a permanent exhibition of live insects and arachnids that opened on […]

The Story of Babar, the Little Elephant

The story of Babar is a bilingual in person event part of the Kinderconcert Series at the NAC that will be held on March 6th at 11am, 1:30pm and 3pm.  Featuring the music of Francis Poulenc, one of France’s greatest composers, this show presents the remarkable story of King Babar. Majestic, entertaining, and moving, this […]

The Ottawa Chamberfest presents Sensory Friendly Concerts

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 […]

Eco-Odyssée

Come explore a unique water maze on a paddle boat at Eco-Odyssée  just 30 minutes from downtown Ottawa. Eco-Odyssée has 6.4km of channels with more than 60 intersections making it a great summer fun and educational outing for the whole family! Eco-Odyssée has several adventures on water and land. For the water maze, you can […]

Omega park

Omega Park

In the heart of the beautiful Outaouais region, this unique animal park will delight the whole family! Omega Park is located in Montebello Quebec, a 45 minute drive from Ottawa. This 800 hectare park has over 400 animals living in nature in the most authentic way possible. It can be discovered both by car and […]

Winterlude 2020

Celebrate winter in Ottawa during the Winterlude 2020 festival from January 31st to February 17th.  Three fun filled weekend of activities for the whole family to enjoy! Snowflake Kingdom at  Jacques Cartier Park in Gatineau will have TONS of FREE activities for children to enjoy with giant games, super slides, a kiddie zone, an obstacle […]