Festivals in the News
[Link: Ottawa Citizen] Ville de Gatineau and Canadian Heritage invited the media to a unique photo opportunity Tuesday to capture the transformation of Jacques-Cartier Park in Gatineau into the Snowflake Kingdom for the 37th edition of Winterlude.
[Link: Metro Ottawa] For the first time since it started in 2012, the TD Ottawa Winter Jazz Festival will be over two weekends instead of just one.
[Link: Metro Ottawa] Gatineau’s annual Festibere is expanding into Ontario this year with an event at Ottawa’s Lansdowne Park to coincide with the end of Winterlude celebrations.
[Link: CTV Ottawa] Two time Olympic gold medalist Cassie Campbell-Pascall will be lacing up for the eleventh annual Scotiabank Girls HockeyFest in Ottawa to coach over 220 young female athletes from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the Canadian Tire ... read more »
[Link: Ottawa Citizen] Everyone will have their favourite artistic moment from 2014 in the capital. Here are some of our fond memories.
[Link: Ottawa Sun] Ottawans hoping to skate the Rideau Canal during Winterlude better pray for a deep freeze. But Leduc said it’s not possible to determine now if the largest skating rink in the world will, in fact, be prepared in time for ... read more »
[Link: Ottawa Sun] A top 10 list compiled by Ottawa Sun's Aedan Helmer includes shows from TD Ottawa Jazz Festival, RBC Ottawa Bluesfest and Ottawa Folk Festival.
[Link: Ottawa Sun] Celebrating its 16th birthday, the Bell Capital Cup may not have the quantity it once did, but the quality remains world class. It's probably the world's premier showcase for atom- and peewee-age hockey players (with ... read more »
[Link: Metro] The folks over on Sparks Street are going to light up the sky this New Year’s Eve with an explosive display of fireworks over the urban street – the first time the capital has seen a New Year’s fireworks show since the mid ... read more »
[Link: ottawacommunitynews.com] The Winterman Marathon and Marathon Relays take place far from the canal, but they’ve become a growing part of the Winterlude celebrations. Scheduled for Feb. 15, the event features runs of 3K, 5K, 10K, ... read more »