Kat Walcott

Head of Social Media / Features Writer

Kat Walcott is a freelance writer who has been creating online content since she was a teenager. Her ability to write both formal, informative pieces as well as casual, editorial  pieces has led to her work being featured in a variety of different online and offline publications. Topics she enjoys writing about the most include lifestyle, entertainment, culture and women’s issues. Kat is also a major foodie, music lover and has a great interest in other cultures. When she’s not busy writing, she’s likely browsing YouTube for new music, pop culture content and recipes. Kat holds a bachelor’s degree with honours in communication studies with a minor in sexuality studies from Carleton University.  Keep up with Kat over on Twitter (@katwalcott) and through her blog at KatWalcott.com.

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BEST OF OTTAWA 2019: Social Influencers

BEST OF OTTAWA 2019: Social Influencers

After over 20-years writing about life in Ottawa, we think we have a pretty good idea of the best of what this city has to offer. In this weekly series, we share our picks with you — our top hotels, live music venues, local brews, bands and more. Check, share and discuss #OLMBest every week! [...]

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A bunch of Christmas markets kick off in Ottawa this week!

A bunch of Christmas markets kick off in Ottawa this week!

The festive season is about to officially kick off in the National Capital. A bunch of different Christmas markets start this week that are sure to get you in the holiday spirit with endless food, drinks, music, artisan goods and much more. Here is a round up of some of the top ones you don’t want [...]

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BEST OF OTTAWA 2019: Live music venues

BEST OF OTTAWA 2019: Live music venues

After over 20-years writing about life in Ottawa, we think we have a pretty good idea of the best of what this city has to offer. In this weekly series, we share our picks with you — our top hotels, live music venues, local brews, bands and more. Check, share and discuss #OLMBest every week! [...]

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BEST OF OTTAWA 2019: Bakeries

BEST OF OTTAWA 2019: Bakeries

After over 20-years writing about life in Ottawa, we think we have a pretty good idea of the best of what this city has to offer. In this weekly series, we share our picks with you — our top hotels, live music venues, local brews, bands and more. Check, share and discuss #OLMBest every week! [...]

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Over a dozen urban musicians are hitting Ottawa this week for CRANIUM!

Over a dozen urban musicians are hitting Ottawa this week for CRANIUM!

Ottawa has fostered some of Canada’s hottest urban music stars, like GRAMMY-award winning Belly, former teen star and BET’s 106 & Park co-host Keshia Chanté, and hit maker Massari to name a few, so it seems only appropriate that the urban music scene be just as celebrated in the [...]

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BEST OF OTTAWA 2019: Festivals

BEST OF OTTAWA 2019: Festivals

After over 20-years writing about life in Ottawa, we think we have a pretty good idea of the best of what this city has to offer. In this weekly series, we’ll share our picks with you — our top hotels, live music venues, local brews, bands and more. Check, share and discuss #OLMBest every [...]

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Montreal's Domeno talks hit single, the future of Quebec music, and more

Montreal's Domeno talks hit single, the future of Quebec music, and more

Canadian artists have been influential and present in mainstream music for decades and that includes Quebec. The iconic Celine Dion has been a multinational chart topper for over 25 years now and pop-punk quintet Simple Plan amassed a massive, global teen following in the early 2000s. Now in 2019, it [...]

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BEST OF OTTAWA 2019: Fine Dining

BEST OF OTTAWA 2019: Fine Dining

After over 20-years writing about life in Ottawa, we think we have a pretty good idea of the best of what this city has to offer. In this weekly series, we’ll share our picks with you — our top hotels, live music venues, local brews, bands and more. Check, share and discuss #OLMBest every [...]

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BEST OF OTTAWA 2019: Late Night Eats

BEST OF OTTAWA 2019: Late Night Eats

After over 20-years writing about life in Ottawa, we think we have a pretty good idea of the best of what this city has to offer. In this weekly series, we’ll share our picks with you — our top hotels, live music venues, local brews, bands and more. Check, share and discuss #OLMBest every [...]

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BEST OF OTTAWA 2019: Cafés & Coffee Shops

BEST OF OTTAWA 2019: Cafés & Coffee Shops

After over 20-years writing about life in Ottawa, we think we have a pretty good idea of the best of what this city has to offer. In this weekly series, we’ll share our picks with you — our top hotels, live music venues, local brews, bands and more. Check, share and discuss #OLMBest every [...]

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