Ottawa Happenings

You may be planning your trip to Ottawa and wondering “what do the locals do for fun”?  Or you may need to plan for just the right kind of event or venue for meeting up with somebody special?

Here are some suggestions on how to find fun, progressive and green things to do in Ottawa.

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Ottawa Culture Calendar: Art, Music, Theatre, Dance, Fun (click here)
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Ottawa Scenes — What’s happening (click here)
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Book Launches & Visiting Radical Intellectuals — Events at our favourite neighbourhood radical independent bookstore Octopus Books (click here)
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Labour events — from the people that brought us two-day weekends and maternity leaves — Canadian Labour Congress Ontario Events calendar (click here)
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The Hub is Ottawa’s Centre for Social Enterprise and Innovation — bring your laptop to work in a shared space or go to an event that will give you new insights on your own productivity and creativity. (click here)
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Environmental Meet-Ups and eco-friendly events in Ottawa tracked by Ecology Ottawa (click here)
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Green Ottawa Calendar (click here)
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Ottawa Outdoors Adventure Event Calendar (click here)
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Ottawa Sports and Leisure Overview (click here)
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Tourism Ottawa – Mainstream and Festival Happenings (click here)
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Ottawa Museums & Galleries — Not to be sneezed at! (click here)
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And if nothing out there entices you and you just need a break, how about retreating to the TV room of Angela’s B&B to chill out with some TED Talks (click here). The kids have figured out how to connect the internet to the TV – imagine. Maybe the kids will make some popcorn too.