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Ottawa\’s International Writers Festival presents:  ONE ON ONE WITH ETGAR KERET

Ottawa\’s International Writers Festival presents: ONE ON ONE WITH ETGAR KERET

[caption id=\"attachment_9088\" align=\"alignleft\" width=\"300\" caption=\"Photo by Moshe Shai\"][/caption] ONE ON ONE WITH ETGAR KERET Presented in partnership with the Embassy of Israel Hosted by CBC\'s Adrian Harewood SUNDAY, APRIL 7 ... read more »

Cowguys Live @ the Mayfair Theatre!  March 20th.

Cowguys Live @ the Mayfair Theatre! March 20th.

Cowguys Nick Miller and Brian Wilson cordially invite you to join them at the newly refurbished Mayfair Theatre, for an Ottawa debue of their new show \"The Great Escape.\" The show will be an 80-90 minute long blend of physical comedy, juggling, ... read more »

Soup-Splash – 5th Edition / Soupe-Splash – 5e édition

Soup-Splash – 5th Edition / Soupe-Splash – 5e édition

Restaurateurs are preparing their maple-inspired soups!

Presented as part of the Maple Sugar Festival, the Vanier Museopark invites you to the 5th edition of the Soup-Splash, a competition that will determine which restaurateur has ... read more »

Tourism season gets rolling: Travel writers, meeting planners descend on nation’s capital

Tourism season gets rolling: Travel writers, meeting planners descend on nation’s capital

It was the first time in a decade that the Travel Media Association of Canada holds its annual conference in Ottawa, providing a rare opportunity for local institutions to strut their stuff. “We’re trying to show them a variety of things, the ... read more »

12th Annual Bell Capital Cup Donates Over $259,000 to Local Charities and Minor Hockey

12th Annual Bell Capital Cup Donates Over $259,000 to Local Charities and Minor Hockey

Source: press release The organizing committee for the Bell Capital Cup announced today that the 12th annual festival, which was held from Dec. 30, 2010 to Jan. 3, has raised more than $259,000 for minor hockey and local charities. Proceeds ... read more »

New Edinburgh Players’ Benefit Performance for the Crichton Cultural Community Centre

New Edinburgh Players’ Benefit Performance for the Crichton Cultural Community Centre

It’s Show Time Once Again!

New Edinburgh Players’ Benefit Performance for the CCCC Wednesday, April 13th, 2011, at 7:30 p.m. Mackay United Church Hall Dufferin Road and Avon Lane Tickets: $20 Once again this year, the New ... read more »

Ottawa South loses Capital Hoedown

Ottawa South loses Capital Hoedown

Emma Jackson, YourOttawaRegion Photo by: Emma Jackson For all its festival potential, Ottawa South was snubbed again as the Capital Hoedown country music festival announced it would be hosting its August country music festival at Lebreton ... read more »

2011 FEO Achievement Award Recipients Revealed During Annual Conference

2011 FEO Achievement Award Recipients Revealed During Annual Conference

Festivals & Events Ontario (FEO) announced the 2011 FEO Achievement Award winners on Saturday, March 5th as part of the Association\'\'s Awards Gala, a celebratory conclusion to its annual conference. The 2011 Achievement Awards were created ... read more »

Stars align in Ottawa for Genie Awards

Stars align in Ottawa for Genie Awards

CBC News Canada\'s movie industry takes the spotlight in Ottawa on Thursday for the 31st Genie Awards, the country\'s annual celebration of homegrown films. A star-studded lineup is set to walk the red carpet into the National Arts Centre for ... read more »

Ontario supports festivals and events helping to generate millions of dollars to economy

Ontario supports festivals and events helping to generate millions of dollars to economy

The Major International Festivals and Events Network (MIFEN) praises the Ontario government’s commitment to the festivals and events industry as announced by the Minister Chan, Ministry of Tourism and Culture. MIFEN was founded in 2009 and is ... read more »