Experience - Ottawa

Best things to do, activities, family fun, date ideas, and events in Ottawa.




5 Getaways for this Weekend in Ontario: Third Weekend of January

5 ideas for a day trip or a weekend getaway for this third weekend of January in Ontario.

Things to Do in Ottawa this Weekend

A weekly digest of What’s On in and around Ottawa this weekend including free, fun family & kids’ activities, live music, theatre & performing arts, sports and exhibitions.

What’s On This Week in Ottawa

A look at what’s on this week in Ottawa.

5 Getaways for this Weekend in Ontario: Second Weekend of January

5 Ideas for a day trip or a weekend getaway for this second weekend of January in Ontario: Weekend of Jan 11 to 13. Niagara Falls Ice Wine Festival… Read more »

18 Coolest Outdoor Ice Skating Trails in Ontario

Sharpen your skates, and checkout some of Ontario’s best ice skating trails this winter.

Top Things to Do in Ontario this January 2019

From outdoor skating trails to theatre festivals, here are 33 of the best things to do this January in Ontario.

Summer Music Festivals in Ontario

There’s something for everyone in the nation’s most populated province, whether it’s folk, rock, or country music, bluegrass or jazz and everything in between, there are so… Read more »

Things to Do in Ottawa in January

Things to Do in Ottawa in January: Events, Activities and Festivals happening in Ottawa during January 2019. Rideau Canal Skateway is open for the season

2019 New Years Eve in Ottawa

Wondering what to do on New Year’s Eve 2019? Here is a list of  New Year’s Eve 2019 activities, fireworks, events & parties happening in and around Ottawa…. Read more »

Ice Canoeing – A Canadian Winter Experience

Experience this unique winter sport on the icy St. Lawrence River that alternates between rowing the waters of the St. Lawrence River and jogging/pushing along the canoe over the crackling ice beneath your shoes, that is fitted with bolts keep their traction on the ice.

10 Christmas Holiday Getaways in Ontario

Want to getaway during Christmas Break with the whole family or with your special someone? You don’t have to fly South when there are many wonderful opportunities in Ontario… Read more »

Places to See Magical Christmas Lights in Ontario

From spectacular illuminations that transforms the Niagara Falls area to enjoying evening stroll through picture-perfect postcard setting with close to one million lights at Upper Canada Village, Ontario is all aglow with magical lights. Although every village, town, city, and community has at least one or two house or buildings worth stopping to check out, the following light shows are definitely worth travelling to see.

Top Things to Do in Arrowhead Provincial Park During Winter

Arrowhead Provincial Park is a great visit any time of the year, but in winter, the famous skate trail nestled along the snow laden trees is not the only thing that you can do to enjoy the crisp and clear winter air.

Things to Do in Ottawa in December

Things to Do in Ottawa in December: Events, Activities, and Festivals happening in Ottawa during the month of December 2018.

Christmas Lights & Santa Claus Parades in Ottawa

Christmas is on its way and so are the annual Santa Claus Parades and amazing Holiday light displays in the Capital region. 

A list of Christmas Lights & Santa Claus Parades in Ottawa area.

Christmas Concerts, Plays & Holiday Events in Ottawa

A list of Christmas/Holiday themed events in Ottawa – including carols, theatre, and other holiday events. Events include Nutcracker Ballet by Royal Winnipeg Ballet, intimate and unique Christmas concerts, Victorian Christmas celebrations and more!

Things to Do in Ottawa in November

Things to Do in Ottawa in November: Events, Activities, and Festivals happening in Ottawa during the month of November.

What’s On Stage: Ottawa Theatre Guide

A list of performing arts and live theatre events and festivals happening in Ottawa during this month.

Christmas in Ottawa

Christmas events and holiday activities including carols,light displays, holiday theatre, Santa Claus Parades, and craft fairs in Ottawa Area.

Christmas Markets & Holiday Craft Fairs in Ottawa

A list of Christmas markets & craft fairs in Ottawa to help you get something special for everyone on your list! You may like: Christmas Events and Activities… Read more »

Things to Do in Ottawa in October

Things to Do in Ottawa in October: Events, Activities, and Festivals happening in Ottawa during the month of October 2018.

Live Music and Concerts in Ottawa

A monthly digest of Live Music & Concerts taking place in Ottawa during   October 2018. This article lists only headliner/touring artists’ concerts, classical concerts and live music… Read more »

Halloween in Ottawa – Family & Adult Events 2018

Activities include Spooky Wagon Rides, Haunted Maze, Ghost Tours, Halloween Parties, Murder Mystery Theatre, Paranormal Investigations, and more!

Thanksgiving Weekend Events & Activities in Ottawa

Things to Do during Thanksgiving Weekend in Ottawa including Thanksgiving dinner, brunch and Takeout, free fun family & kids’ activities, live music, theatre & performing arts, sports and exhibitions. — Friday, October 5 – Monday, October 8.