Industry News


Heart & Stroke Foundation/OVH Hunter Pace

When: Sunday September 14th, 2014. Where: OVH Hunt Farm. 8935 Abb Road. Ashton, Ontario What: Heart & Stroke Foundation/OVH Hunter Pace Why: Come & have fun with your horse for a good cause. All riders welcome. Fundraising ... read more »


Parkinson SuperWalk 2014

Parkinson Society Eastern Ontario invites YOU to become a champion for people living with Parkinson’s by supporting Parkinson SuperWalk 2014. When: Saturday, September 6, 2014 Where: Lakeside Gardens/Britannia Beach, 102 Greenview Ave., ... read more »


18th Annual Discovery Tour has it all!

[News Release: Discovery Tour] Discover the latest works of local artists and artisans, producers and farmers, learn a bit of local history. All is possible in one weekend at the 18th annual Discovery Tour in North Gower and Kars on 13-14 ... read more »


Supporting Festival and Events to Attract More Tourists

[Link: Digital Journal] The Ontario Tourism Marketing Partnership Corporation (OTMPC) is pleased to announce 104 festivals and events across Ontario will receive almost $1.5 million in funding through the Tourism Event Marketing Program (TEMP) to ... read more »


4th annual Art in the Park

On Saturday, August 23, 2013 between- 8:00am to 1:00 pm, the Cumberland Farmer's Market will hold its 4th annual Art in the Park event. You'll find this event in the Wilfred Murray Park, 1115 Dunning Road (next to the RJ Kennedy Centre) ... read more »


Merrickville’s Jazz Fest Announces Lineup for Fourth Annual Festival October 16 – 19, 2014

The organizers of Merrickville’s Jazz Fest (MJF) are pleased to announce an outstanding programme for this year’s festival. Featuring a diverse lineup of established and up-and-coming artists from Montreal, Toronto, Merrickville and the ... read more »


New Ottawa Tourism office opens on Elgin Street

[Link: Ottawa Citizen] Premier Kathleen Wynne, Mayor Jim Watson and other dignitaries were on hand Monday to officially open Ottawa Tourism’s new digs in one of the city’s newest buildings. At a ceremony on the seventh-floor balcony of the ... read more »


Panda Game aims to go back to the future

[Link: Ottawa Citizen] Thanks to the new-look TD Place, the universities and the Ottawa Sports and Entertainment Group want to return what was once the city’s version of the Fall Classic to its glory days – complete with large crowds and lofty ... read more »


Canada’s Capital Marks 75 Years of Remembrance

[News Release: Department of Canadian Heritage] Eye-catching exhibit shares the story of the National War Memorial Canadian Heritage has unveiled the 2014 Plaza Bridge Photo Exhibit. This year’s exhibit commemorates the 75th Anniversary of ... read more »


GCTC announces appointment of Hugh Neilson as Managing Director, effective October 2014

The Great Canadian Theatre Company is pleased to announce the appointment of Hugh Neilson as the company’s new Managing Director, effective October 2014. Mr. Neilson is currently General Manager of Persephone Theatre in Saskatoon. A graduate of ... read more »