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Congrats to Supernova Award winners, The Strumbellas

[News Release: Ottawa Folk Festival] Ottawa Folk Festival organizers today announced the winner of their annual Supernova Award presented by Galaxie Rising Stars program. The winners were The Strumbellas. The award is part of the Galaxie Rising ... read more »


Ottawa Folkfest still growing strong

[News Release: Ottawa Folk Festival] This year’s edition of the Ottawa Folk Festival proved once again that a few good ideas, under the right management, can go a long way to achieving success. It’s true the festival industry has flourished ... read more »


Artists to Bypass Conventional Creativity on Sept 20, 2014

[News Release: Nuit Blanche Ottawa+Gatineau 2014 will deliver a night of programming where artists will show us how to bypass through this city both culturally and creatively. This year’s exhibition list is bursting with spectacle and ... read more »


Canadian Tulip Festival named “Top Event of the Year”

[News Release: Canadian Tulip Festival] Influential U.S. tour association designates Festival as Top Canadian Event for 2015 and one of the Top 100 in all of North America Related links:  Tulip Festival named continent's best event [Link: ... read more »


Feast of Fields 2014

[News Release] Feast of Fields Ottawa-Gatineau kicks off Canadian Organic week with a new twist on a popular event, September 21st, 12:30 -3:30 at the Moulin Wakefield Mill, presented by Canadian Organic Growers – Ottawa St Lawrence Outaouais ... read more »


Ottawa Folk Festival and the Bluesfest School of Music and Art

[Media Alert: Ottawa Folk Festival] Who/What/When: The Ottawa Folk Festival and the Bluesfest School of Music and Art will present a Fiddle workshop and Traditional Cape Breton Ceilidh with 2014 Ottawa Folkfest visiting Cape Breton artists CÒIG, ... read more »


The Ottawa Symphony Orchestra Opens with a bang!

[News Release: Ottawa Symphony Orchestra] On Monday, October 6, 2014, The Ottawa Symphony Orchestra will open its 50th anniversary season with Fireworks! at the National Arts Centre Southam Hall.  The celebratory evening will open with Igor ... read more »


Bonsai Art Exhibition | Sept 20th–21st

[News Release] Dozens of species of trees, some can be 100 years old, will be on display. Come and see the most beautiful bonsai compositions in the Ottawa-Gatineau area. The art of ‘Bon-sai’ involves using special techniques to grow dwarf ... read more »


One World Film Festival Presents The Ottawa Premiere Of The Documentary Shield And Spear – Art, Music & Freedom in South Africa

[News Release: One World Film Festival] The One World Film Festival presents the OTTAWA PREMIERE of the documentary SHIELD AND SPEAR. Join us on September 11th at the ByTowne Cinema for this astounding documentary, featuring some of South ... read more »


The Shuffle Season in concert

[Event Announcement] Did you ever wonder what the Log Driver’s Waltz might have in common with anonymous 14th Century love song Dal Bel Castel? The Shuffle Season is a brand new band formed by three old friends from New Brunswick, England ... read more »