Arts & EventsWeekend What's Up - April 8th to 10th

Weekend What's Up - April 8th to 10th

Weekend What's Up - April 8th to 10th

Here at Ottawa Life, we are always looking out for great things to do on a weekend! Check out some of the events that are happening right here in our city.

St. Joseph’s Church, Ottawa University Orchestra, Friday April 8th (8:00 p.m.) 

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Go out to support our local talent by attending the uOttawa Orchestra event. Alain Trudel conducts the well-practiced students as they showcase their abilities as individuals and as a group. Enjoy the show!

2452 Yorks Corners Road, Stanley's Olde Maple Lane, Friday April 8th to Sunday April 10th (9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.) 

downloadDon't miss out while the pancakes are still hot! This is the last weekend to take in the amazing outdoor experience full of Canadian culture and family fun! The Sugar Bush is the best way to spend a spring weekend. Enjoy a pancake breakfast, sleigh rides through the forest and delicious maple treats in this beautiful setting. But don't forget the biggest part! You can learn about and be a part of the sap to syrup making process! See you there.

Greely Community Centre, Beauty and the Beast, Friday April 8 to Sunday April 10 (Assorted times)Nice and Nasty

You’ve watched it, you’ve loved it, and now it’s time to see it all over again in a whole new light. The academy award winning Disney animation is being put on by the Greely Players. The production stars Violet Wyche as Belle and Evan Haydon-Selkirk as The Beast. Be their guest as you watch a fun show that will bring a smile to any Disney-lover's face.

Bronson Centre Theatre, The Dandy Warhols, Saturday April 9 (8:00 p.m.)

Get ready to rock out with The Dandy Warhols this weekend. The band was formed in 1994 in ever-quirky Portland, Oregon and is made up of Courtney Taylor-Taylor, Peter Hölmstrom, Zia McCabe, and Brent DeBoer. Rock on and rock out at the Bronson Centre Theatre this Saturday night!

12802974_905607352894168_3495795490639184554_nHorticulture Lansdowne, PROMdemonium, Saturday April 9 (8:00 p.m. - midnight)

This will be the craziest prom you have ever been to, or maybe even your first one yet. PROMdemonium promises to be a funky, upbeat, fishnet stocking-filled night; what more could you ask for? So go on and dig out that old prom dress and crazy tie you know you have in the back of the closet. Plus when you purchase a ticket, you are supporting local causes such as Ningoshkoz and Roots

Centrepointe Theatre, Just For Laughs Road Show, Sunday April 10 (8:00 p.m.)Hi 300 x100

Get ready to laugh until your stomach hurts. This is Just For Laughs' 13th year touring Ontario, and there’s a reason they keep coming back. This year the show will be hosted by comedian Ivan Decker and will feature some laugh-out-loud stand up comedy by Graham Chittenden, Gina Brillon, and Jon Reep.

EY Centre, The Cottage and Backyard Show, Friday April 8th to Sunday April 10th (Assorted Times) 


Get yourself into the outdoor mindset, even if the weather won't co-operate. The show is a great opportunity to get inspiration for your outdoor life this upcoming season. The show has the latest and best trends to make your cottage and/or backyard the best it can be. But that's not all, celebrity speakers such as HGTV host of four different television series, Paul Lafrance, and host of Cottage Life TV's Reno my Reno, Dave Depencier, will be discussing their years of renovation experience to help kick-start the renovation season. Don't miss out on all of the amazing deals and opportunities to revamp your outdoor living lifestyle!

Nepean Sportsplex, Capital Gaming Expo, Friday April 8th to Sunday April 10th (Assorted Times)

Don't miss out on the chance to experience Canada's largest gaming expo! Almost any kind of game you can imagine will be featured and you can share it all with game lovers just like you. They have everything from video games, board games, collectible card games to LARPing games.  Not only can you see and buy a whole bunch of awesome games, you can also participate in workshops, tournaments and a formal masquerade!


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