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25 Summer Family Fun Events and Activities Around Ottawa-Gatineau

| June 21, 2018 | 12 Comments
25 Summer Family Fun Events and Activities Around Ottawa-Gatineau

25 Summer Family Fun Events and Activities Around Ottawa-Gatineau Summer is here! This allows for families to spend more time together to attend festivals and activities being held in Ottawa and its surrounding areas. Here is a list of 25 summer family fun events and activities in Ottawa for you and your family to attend […]

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A Sneak Peek Behind MOSAΪCANADA 150/GATINEAU 2017 for Canada 150! #OuatouaisFun

| April 13, 2017 | 8 Comments
A Sneak Peek Behind MOSAΪCANADA 150/GATINEAU 2017 for Canada 150! #OuatouaisFun

  A Sneak Peek Behind MOSAΪCANADA 150/GATINEAU 2017 for Canada 150!   Plants. Some people may not think much of them, but when they are used to create larger than life sculptures, they can be a wonder to behold. MOSAΪCANADA 150/GATINEAU 2017 has mastered mosaiculture (the art of glass mosaic and the origins of artistic […]

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Take Advantage of February 29th – It Only Comes Once Every Four Years!

| February 15, 2016 | 6 Comments
Take Advantage of February 29th – It Only Comes Once Every Four Years!

As 2016 is a leap year, I challenge you all: take advantage of the extra day! Try something you’ve never done before as a family and enjoy your time together by embracing the great Canadian Winter. For those living in the Ottawa-Outaouais region, we have created a guide that includes 16 winter family events and activities […]

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Educational Afternoon at the Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada

| December 30, 2015 | 13 Comments
Educational Afternoon at the Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada

Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada     During the long weekend in September, my family and I headed to Toronto for back to school shopping, take in a Blue Jay’s game, and to visit a few attractions such as the Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada, the largest indoor aquarium in Canada. It’s conveniently located next to the CN […]

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Odyssey Theatre Brings Puppet Shows to the Park and Tickets Giveaway ~ Ottawa Area 07/17

| June 29, 2015 | 15 Comments
Odyssey Theatre Brings Puppet Shows to the Park and Tickets Giveaway ~ Ottawa Area 07/17

    Odyssey Theatre brings puppet shows to the park Lighter than Air floats into Strathcona Park Odyssey’s Theatre Under the Stars partners with Rag & Bone Puppet Theatre to bring entertaining and educational shows to the outdoor stage. To accompany their main show, The Things We Do For Love, there are youth matinees for […]

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Marvel Universe Live! 20% off Discount Code for all Canadian Shows ~ April 1-5 #MarvelUniverseLive

| April 1, 2015 | 1 Comment
Marvel Universe Live! 20% off Discount Code for all Canadian Shows ~ April 1-5 #MarvelUniverseLive

  Feld Entertainment, Inc., the world’s leading producer of touring live family entertainment, has announced their most ambitious live show in its history, Marvel Universe LIVE!  is coming to Canada this summer.  Featuring the most Marvel characters ever assembled in one production, this action-packed arena spectacular will put fans right in the middle of one […]

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Family-Friendly Winter Events in Ottawa

| February 3, 2015 | 9 Comments
Family-Friendly Winter Events in Ottawa

On the bitterest of winter days in Ottawa, nothing beats snuggling up inside and spending quality time with the family. But for those itching to get outside, our great city has plenty of awesome family events and activities to enjoy this winter, like the following: Winterlude Ottawa residents are very lucky to be able to […]

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Planning a Family Friendly Visit to Bruges

| December 18, 2014 | 12 Comments
Planning a Family Friendly Visit to Bruges

Bruges is the embodiment of European charm. This small Belgium city is the personification of romance and quaintness; even sceptical travelers can’t help but fall in love with it. Bruges is also clean, safe, easy to navigate, family friendly, and affordable. Here’s how to make the most of your time in what I think may […]

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City of Ottawa Museum Special Events and Programs for December

| November 24, 2014 | 15 Comments
City of Ottawa Museum Special Events and Programs for December

Vintage Village of Lights – Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday from November 29 through December 21 from 3 pm to 8 pm Cumberland Heritage Village Museum You might not know this yet, but you don’t have to drive out of Ottawa anymore to experience a village of lights! We pull out all the stops to […]

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FREE Summer Family FUN! ~ Movies on the Beach

| June 11, 2014 | 7 Comments
FREE Summer Family FUN! ~ Movies on the Beach

  How awesome is it to find an event that will help create fun family bonding and lasting memories? Even Better? It’s FREE! One of my favourite summer family events is back with a new name. Movies On The Beach is now Friday Night Flicks! Round up family, friends, neighbours and co-workers. Arrive early, stake […]

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Backyardigans: Sea Deep In Adventure Review

| April 10, 2014 | 1 Comment
Backyardigans:  Sea Deep In Adventure Review

  Did you hear about The Backyardigans?  They were in Ottawa last Sunday and we were so excited to join them in their Sea Deep In Adventure live, on stage, at the Centrepointe Theatre.  It was the first time we’ve had the opportunity to see a Koba production and what a treat it was!  Koba Entertainment […]

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Celebrate World Doula Week March 22-28

| March 24, 2014 | 6 Comments
Celebrate World Doula Week March 22-28

Ottawa is a great city to have a baby. We have respected obstetricians and talented midwives, a number of hospitals, and now a birth centre. A great addition to your birth team is a doula. Doulas are professional labour support and have been proven to reduce the need for pain medication and lower the chances for cesarean […]

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