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Things to do in Ottawa this weekend — June 2-4, 2023

Things to do in Ottawa this weekend — June 2-4, 2023

Ottawa Pops Orchestra's Symphonic Cinema When: Friday, June 2, 2023 Where: Carleton Dominion Chalmers Centre, 355 Cooper Street What time: 7:30 pm Admission: From $20 • Click here to purchase tickets The Ottawa Pops Orchestra's Symphonic Cinema: Epic Movie Scores steps into [...]

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Early Origins of Poker in Canada

Early Origins of Poker in Canada

Though poker has long been around and made an immeasurable mark on society, its origins remain relatively mysterious and subject to vigorous debate in some quarters. When did Poker make its way to Canada? While it can be hard to pinpoint when poker arrived in North America, some believe its beginning [...]

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Parliament, Politics and Pets: The 2023 Cutest Pets on Parliament Hill

Parliament, Politics and Pets: The 2023 Cutest Pets on Parliament Hill

Breaking News! There is more tension than normal emanating from Parliament Hill. However, the good news is that it’s clear everyone loves their pets. With complete confidence in its ability to surpass the cuteness levels of the American Capitol Hill competition, the 2023 Cutest Pets on Parliament [...]

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Things to do in Ottawa This Weekend — May 26-28, 2023

Things to do in Ottawa This Weekend — May 26-28, 2023

Ottawa REDBLACKS When: Friday, May 26, 2023 Where: The Stadium at TD Place, 1015 Bank Street What time: 7:30 pm Admission: From $21 • Click here to purchase tickets Two weeks after the kick-off of training camp, the REDBLACKS take to the field against the Montreal Alouettes. Jeremiah [...]

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Things to do in Ottawa This Weekend — May 19-21, 2023

Things to do in Ottawa This Weekend — May 19-21, 2023

‚Äč Carp Farmers Market When: Every Saturday until the end of October Where: Carp Fairgrounds, 3790 Carp Rd What time: 8 am to 1 pm Admission: Free The largest producer-based farmers market in Eastern Ontario is back for its 32nd season. The Carp Farmers Market is a producer-only market, [...]

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A Magical Evening of Mozart at Carleton Dominion-Chalmers Centre

A Magical Evening of Mozart at Carleton Dominion-Chalmers Centre

When: Saturday, May 27, 2023 Where: Carleton Dominion-Chalmers Centre, 355 Cooper Street What time: 8 pm Admission: From $38 • Click here to purchase tickets The choirs and orchestra of the Société Philharmonique du Nouveau Monde, led by Michel Brousseau, present one of the [...]

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Things to Do in Ottawa This Weekend — May 12-14, 2023

Things to Do in Ottawa This Weekend — May 12-14, 2023

Kanata Theatre presents Quartet When: Until May 20, 2023 Where: Tom Maislin Theatre, 1 Tom Maislin Way What time: Tues-Sat 7:30 pm, Sun 2:30 pm Admission: $25 • Click here to purchase tickets Cecily, Reggie, and Wilfred are in a home for retired opera singers. Each year, on the 10th [...]

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Epson Canada has Mother’s Day All Wrapped Up

Epson Canada has Mother’s Day All Wrapped Up

This Mother’s Day, Epson Canada has the perfect gift ideas for every type of mom or mother figure. Is your mom as stylish and passionate as Moira Rose? Maybe you consider her to be more of an independent entrepreneur like Lorelai Gilmore. Or you have a loving and supportive Aunt Viv who always [...]

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Things to do in Ottawa this Weekend — May 5-7, 2023

Things to do in Ottawa this Weekend — May 5-7, 2023

Studio Space Ottawa’s Warehouse Art Party When: Friday, May 5, 2023 Where: Studio Space Ottawa, 2477-A Kaladar What time: 6 pm – 10 pm Admission: From $25 • Click here to purchase tickets Studio Space Ottawa is hosting a fundraiser to build more studios for fellow artists. [...]

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Spring into Summer with the Édito by Simons Collection

Spring into Summer with the Édito by Simons Collection

Ten beautifully-designed pieces make up the exclusive collection Édito by Simons, the family-owned company that is gaining momentum with a new high-end capsule of elegant pieces designed by the Simons team using fabrics from around the world that offer the perfect balance between style and comfort. [...]

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