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The Old Ottawa East Main Event – June 16 & 17, 2017

  The Community Activities Group of Old Ottawa East once again brings you the annual Main Event! This year’s activities, as always, will be loads of fun for the whole family. We are so proud to sponsor this event again this year! The Main Event starts on the evening of Friday, June 16 at 9:00 p.m. (or… Read More >>

Talk Real Estate with Diane and Jen – Old Ottawa East – March 29th

Renovate or Move? With intimate knowledge of renovating, building and selling, Diane and Jennifer look forward to sharing insights with you. Whether you are outgrowing your space or need to update, the question of moving or investing in your current home is one we hear often! Join us for casual conversation, refreshments and learning –… Read More >>

Hintonburg Artisan Craft Fair – November 19

The 2016 Hintonburg Artisan Craft Fair will be held Saturday November 19, 10am – 4pm at the Hintonburg Community Centre. A great spot to shop for some unique gift ideas! Will feature work by painters, glass workers, jewellers and more.

Old Ottawa East Thanksgiving Festival – October 8

Saturday, October 8 (rain date October 10) 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., Brantwood Park, 39 Onslow Crescent The CAG presents another great event! Come celebrate with your friends and family. Pumpkin painting, apple bobbing, face painting and more! Pick up your Hallowe’en pumpkins at the pumpkin sale ! Event activities are FREE, food and pumpkin sales. Check… Read More >>

Enriched Bread Artists 24th Annual Open Studio

We are again proud to sponsor the Enriched Bread Artists’ Annual Open Studio! Ottawa’s largest art studio cooperative, located in the former Standard Bread Company building, is home to artists’ working in diverse media. Visitors can explore each studio encountering the artists in an intimate context, and discover how they work.     Opening Night: Thursday, September 22,… Read More >>

Cube for Food – September 22

Join us at a great event – Cube For Food! Enjoy music, art and food from local Wellington Village and Hintonbrug restaurants on September 22nd in support of the Parkdale Food Centre.

Glebe House Tour – September 18

Once again we are proud to sponsor the Glebe House Tour! Proceeds from this event (Sep 18, 1-4pm) will go to children and youth programming offered by the Glebe Neighbourhood Activities Group (GNAG).

CityFolk Festival is Back in Town!

The annual festival, which returns to Lansdowne Park this month from Sept. 15 to 18, boasts a line-up ranging from folk to rock to hip-hop, with everything in between. Over 40 local artists to perform!                

August In Ottawa

There are so many great events and activities around town in August! From garlic festivals, fairs and free movies to special food & drink events, including the ever-popular Lumiere Festival and something newer on the scene, Electric Vehicle Day! For a pretty comprehensive list of events, check out ottawatourism.ca. Stay tuned for a great September… Read More >>

Sound of Light – August 6-20, 2016

Come spend five incredible evenings as some of the best international pyrotechnical teams in the world demonstrate their skills in the most spectacular display of light and sound you’ll ever see! Click here for full schedule and ticket information. August 6-20, 2016 Canadian Museum of History

Canada Day in Ottawa – July 1, 2016

  Come celebrate Canada Day in downtown Ottawa! Be part of the Living Flag, sit on a patio, take in some live music, experience an Art Battle, discover amazing buskers and enjoy the evening’s fireworks over Parliament Hill. Downtown is the place to be this Canada Day! Check out the official site for a full calendar… Read More >>

Elmdale Public School FunFair – June 16, 2016

We are proud to sponsor the Elmdale Public School Fun Fair again this year! This event is highly anticipated by the students and their families, as it raises funds that support initiatives that do not receive support from the Ottawa-Carleton District School Board. In the past, funds raised from this event have supported the purchase of art supplies, music programming, inter-city busing… Read More >>