Archives: July 2011

August in Ottawa’s Walking District

As August quickly approaches it makes you wonder, what ever happened to June and July? But summer’s not over yet. The Ottawa Walking District will be holding several events to keep you busy during the new month. The Lower Town Summer Festival begins August 1 at Bingham Park. Enjoy music and barbecue, along with a […]

Ottawa Summer Festivals

Don’t let the summer pass you by. Get out of the house and see what’s happening in your city. The Rideau Canal Festival starts July 28 through August 1 with different events at three locations. All kinds of performances will be going on during the three day event, including Irish, Scottish and French Canadian tribute […]

Something to Tweet About…

Whether you can’t get enough of social media or wish you could find a way to break in, the Social Capital Conference is coming to the University of Ottawa, just five minutes from Byward Market. This day-long event on July 23 is aimed at all walks of the social media lifespan. Be you a beginner, […]

Community Spotlight: Centretown

Centretown is a gorgeous community right in the heart of Ottawa. Close to the Byward Market, one of Canada’s oldest public markets, and the Rideau Centre, this neighbourhood is not far from places to eat and shop. Residential streets offer a mixture of town homes, apartment buildings and single-family homes. Many condominiums have a clear […]