July 30, 2009  

Come celebrate Ottawa's first 7,000 Metre Party, as the Rideau Canal Festival kicks off with an evening of dancing, that will sure sweep you off your feet! The party is open to everyone, and is completely FREE!

Make sure to check out all the activities the Rideau Canal Festival has to offer during this long weekend.

Enjoy the end of Ottawa's summer with some jammin' tunes at Ottawa's second annual Reggae Festival August 21st to 23rd at Lebreton Flats and experience family fun and entertainment at Ottawa's SuperEX.

Also don't forget to enter our Ottawa 67s contest for a chance to enjoy a game from the comfort of your own suite for you and 7 friends.

If your in the mood for comedy stop by the Ottawa Little Theatre and watch "Late Nite Catechism"

If it's still not feeling like summer, enter in our Hawaiian Casino River Cruise provided by Capital Cruises.

Have a great long weekend!

Metre Lounges

Friday July 31, 2009; 6pm - 9pm


Join us for Ottawa's first 7,000 Metre Party, as we kick-off the Festival with an evening of dancing, featuring frican dance, and a festive atmosphere that is sure to sweep you off your feet!

Come celebrate and toast to Ottawa's UNESCO World Heritage Site with a Colonel By Cocktail! The party is open to everyone, and completely free!

Rideau Canal Festival
July 31, 2009 to August 3, 2009

The Rideau Canal Festival is a celebration of Ottawa's new and Ontario's only World Heritage site.

Ottawa Reggae Festival
August 21 - 23, 2009
Lebreton Flats Park

The Ottawa Reggae Festival returns and will groove Canada's capital city once again, with the sweet sound of Reggae music from Friday August 21 to Sunday August 23, 2009 at the LeBreton Flats Festival Park. This classic landscape is the perfect outdoor arena to showcase a music and culture that has touched the world, especially Canada.

Click Here to win tickets to Ottawa Reggae Festival

Young & Eligible
Thursday July 30, 2009

All Aboard this party cruise for young professionals and eligibles! Win a trip to Vegas, meet new people and make great connections.You never know who or what may come along!


National Capital Show Jumping Tournaments
National Capital Open
August 12-16, 2009
National Tournament
August 19-23, 2009

Numerous Olympians will be in attendance including local area residents Ian Millar of Perth, ON, and Jill Henselwood of Oxford Mills, On.

Ottawa SuperEX
Thursday August 20-30, 2009

Ottawa's end of the summer family bash returns to Lansdowne Park in the heart of Ottawa for 11 days of thrills and non-stop entertainment

Late Nite Catechism
August 5- 8, 2009

"The Biblical version of Dame Edna"
Late Nite Catechism is an uproariously funny play that takes the audience back to their youth.

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to win tickets to see Late Nite Catechism.

The Musical Breeze Bicycle Parade
Saturday August 1, 2009
From Lansdowne Park to Ottawa City Hall - 1pm

The Rideau Canal Festival and the Chamber Music Festival have teamed up to offer cycling enthusiasts a unique way to enjoy a ride along the Rideau Canal.

Youth Got Talent
Wedsnesday August 12, 2009
7:00 - 10:00 p.m.

A Talent Show and Marketplace featuring the artistic, musical and dance talents of local youth ages 13 to 24 with a special performance from JUNO-nominated Elise Estrada

Ottawa Lumiere Festival
Saturday August 8, 2009

The Lumiere Festival is an enchanting evening event that brings together professional artists and performers with community members to celebrate the beauty and magic of light and lanterns

Ottawa International Chamber Music Festival
Until - August 8, 2009

Ottawa Chamber Music Society presents the 15th anniversary of the Ottawa International Chamber Music Festival.

Capital Cruises
August 22, 2009

Casino Fireworks Dinner Cruise

Aloha! C'mon aboard the Empress of Ottawa for an eventful summer evening at the "fun money" beachside casino. Elvis will enthrall you by performing his greatest hits.

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to win a cruise for Capital Cruises.

Eastern Ontario Economic Showcase
September 24, 2009

This September 24, 2009, meet and learn from three successful entrepreneurs, one of Canada's leading economists and other industry leaders at this exclusive business development event.

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to win a ticket to the Eastern Ontario Economic Showcase with Donald J. Trump

Sound and Light Show on Parliament Hill
Monday July 6 - September 13, 2009

Experience the story of our country - as told through music, spectacular lighting effects and stunning giant image projections on the Parliament Buildings.

The Wakefield Mill
Wednesday July 15, 2009
60 Mill Road,
Wakefield Quebec

Imagine a place so serene and Yet so Conveniently close to Canada's Capital.

Within a 25 minute drive of Ottawa, The Wakefield Mill Inn & Spa offers the only accommodation within the natural beauty of the Gatineau Park - over 30,000 acres of hills, forest, lakes and streams.

OttawaKiosk.com will be giving away 1 night and Country breakfast at the Wakefield Mill and 2 golf passess at Mont Cascades.

Click here to enter in our contest.

Major's Annual Charity Golf Classic
Monday August 10, 2009

The Mayor's Charity Golf Classic is an annual golf tournament held in support of Child & Youth Friendly Ottawa. It is coordinated by young people and always promises to be a fun time!

Ottawa 67s

Ottawa Kiosk will be giving away a special suite for you and 7 of your friends to come down and watch the Ottawa 67s live in action at the Ottawa Civic Centre. Game is to be determined. Only one entry per subscriber. The draw will be held on September 1, 2009 at 4:00pm. You must be part of our Ottawa Events Newsletter to be eligible

Click here to enter to win a suite for you and 7 of your friends.

Greek Summer Festival
August 12-23, 2009

The Annual Ottawa Greek Festival is all about fun, food & festivities! We have something there for everyone. LIVE A DAY THE GREEK WAY !!! OPA!!

Ottawa Folk Festival
Friday August 21-23, 2009

The Ottawa Folk Festival is held in the middle of August in beautiful Britannia Park in Ottawa's west end. The Festival has been recognized as one of the "Top 50 Ontario Festivals" by Festival & Events Ontario.

The Ottawa Folk Festival features a beautiful Main Stage, 5 simultaneous daytime stages, vendors offering handmade crafts, instruments and top quality fair trade products, a food court with mouth-watering ethnic and festive foods, and jaw-dropping sunsets. And some great music!

Ottawa Pride Festival
Friday August 21-30, 2009

Celebrate the diversity of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community! * Rainbow Party * Pride Day Parade * Picnic and community fair

The BIG Picture
June 2009 to September 18, 2009

Big Brothers Big Sisters Ottawa and Mission Stream invite children/youth to participate in the coolest contest of the year!

We invite children/youth (6-18 years of age) to take a digital picture of whatever they want and submit to us for a chance to win some incredible prizes!

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